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Cambodia Children’s Fund Helps Curb COVID-19 Spread in Stung Meanchey

The Cambodian Children's Fund, founded in 2004, has been working with poor children and families living in the former dump community of Steung Meanchey.

Cambodian Migrant Workers Rush Back As Thai Border Closed

The government in Thailand closed at least 19 checkpoints, including the major border crossing at Poipet town, causing thousands of Cambodian migrant workers to rush back to the country over the weekend.

Cambodia reports three new coronavirus cases, bringing total to 87

Cambodia reported three new coronavirus cases on Monday, bringing the total to 87, the health ministry said.

Migrant Workers Return Home Amid Covid-19 Fears, Border Closures

Thousands of migrant workers from Thailand and Vietnam returned to Cambodia in the last week, as governments closed borders in an effort to limit the spread of Covid-19.

Coronavirus cases in Cambodia hit 86

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Cambodia has climbed to 86, including a cluster of 29 French tourists in Preah Sihanouk province, according to the Health Ministry.

Two Cambodia returnees latest Covid-19 patients in Vietnam

Two Vietnamese returning to the southern province of Tay Ninh from Cambodia have raised the total coronavirus infections in the country to 118.

Cambodia raises fines for traffic violations five times

The Cambodian government has decided to raise fines for traffic violations five times in order to ease road traffic congestion.

Garment Workers Concerned Over Potential Coronavirus Spread in Crowded Factories

As of Monday morning, there were 86 confirmed cases, with the last 10 days registering at least 80 of those cases.

Cambodia looks into Khmer New Year pardons

Cambodia is considering pardons or sentence reductions for 399 prisoners, including 43 women, to coincide with Khmer New Year in April.

China sends medical team to ‘ironclad friend’ Cambodia amid COVID-19 fight

The Chinese government has sent a team of medical experts to Cambodia to help the country fight the COVID-19 pandemic, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang announced Monday, hailing the "ironclad" friendship between the two sides.

Linked to Viral Outbreak, Cambodian Muslims Facing Backlash

The revelation of the religious identity of infected individuals set off a deluge of online hate directed at the minority community.

Cambodia Reports Two New Coronavirus Cases, Bringing Total to 86

Cambodia reported two new coronavirus cases on Monday, bringing the total to 86, health authorities said.

31 French tourists test positive in Cambodia virus cluster

Thirty-one French nationals from the same tour group in Cambodia tested positive for the coronavirus over the weekend and have been put under quarantine in a hotel.

Chinese medical experts arrive in Cambodia to help fight outbreak

A team of Chinese medical experts arrived in Cambodia on Monday morning to help the country fight the Covid-19 (coronavirus) and they received a warm welcome from Cambodian officials and well-wishers.

Cambodia Sees Largest Single-Day Rise in Covid-19 Cases, Now at 84

The Health Ministry reported 31 new Covid-19 cases late Sunday, marking the nation’s largest number of new confirmed cases in a single day and bringing the total infection count to 84 since January.

Cambodia says Thailand temporarily closes its border checkpoints to curb COVID-19 spread

The Cambodian Consulate-General in Thailand's Sa Kaeo province said on Sunday that Thailand decided to shutter all of its border checkpoints with Cambodia in a bid to curb the spread of the COVID-19.

Cambodia Reports 31 New COVID-19 Cases; Coronavirus Tally Jumps to 84

Cambodia’s Ministry of Health reported 31 new cases of the novel coronavirus in Sihanoukville late Sunday night, with all the cases linked to a French tourist group in the coastal town.

Singapore feng shui master defiant amid disharmony with Cambodia

It was an inauspicious start to the Lunar New Year for Cheah Fah Loong, who was accused of insulting Cambodia’s royals by turning his back on a ballet.

Border checkpoints with Cambodia in Sa Kaeo to close

All 19 checkpoints - two permanent and 17 temporary ones - in this eastern province along the border with Cambodia will be temporarily closed from Monday in a bid to stem the Covid-19 spread.

Cambodia confirms 31 new COVID-19 cases, bringing total to 84

Cambodia's Ministry of Health (MoH) confirmed late Sunday that 31 more people were tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of the confirmed cases in the kingdom to 84.


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