With the disease on the rise in the region, a dedicated transnational institution would reduce the cost of cancer treatments for those most in need.
Despite the country’s social healthcare provisions, medical debts remain a leading cause of destitution.
Cambodia will deport the recovered monkeypox patient, Osmond Chihazirim Nzerem, to his birth country Nigeria and ban him from re-entering the kingdom for three years, an immigration department official said on Sunday.
Cambodian authorities issued health protocols on Sunday to prevent the spread of monkeypox and initiated contact tracing after Thailand’s first case fled Phuket and was located in Phnom Penh.
Cambodia said on Saturday it will lift quarantine requirements for unvaccinated or not fully vaccinated inbound travellers, but require them to undergo a rapid antigen test upon their arrivals.
Pfizer Inc plans to sell its entire portfolio of brand-name drugs at cost in as many as 45 lower-income countries, including Cambodia and Laos.
Cambodia reported no new Covid-19 cases on Saturday night, the first time since the third wave of community transmission broke out in February last year, Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen said.
Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen on Tuesday lifted the mandate to wear masks outdoor after a vast majority of the South-East Asian country's population were vaccinated against the Covid-19 pandemic.
Cambodia: Cambodia is lifting its mask mandate for open public places, Prime Minister Hun Sen announced Tuesday.
Japan, the United States, Australia and India have delivered the first batch of coronavirus vaccines under their Quad framework to Cambodia.
Cambodia began vaccinating 3- and 4-year-olds with Chinese-made Sinovac shots Wednesday after finding young children accounting for many new infections.
A Cambodia's health spokesperson has warned of four-figure numbers of daily Covid-19 cases, urging people to adhere to health protocols.
Cambodia's Ministry of Health (MoH) confirmed 111 COVID-19 Omicron variant cases on Sunday, the second straight day with a triple-digit increase in such cases.
11 people in southern Dong Nai Province were sentenced to jail on Monday for trafficking hundreds of people to Cambodia.