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.
Cambodia vaulted to second place in the latest edition of Nikkei's COVID-19 Recovery Index, from 22nd in December, after the Southeast Asian nation declared it would start to live with coronavirus about three months ago.
Cambodia has detected the country's first case of the Omicron variant of the coronavirus in a local woman who had travelled from Ghana, the ministry of health said.
Joint study underway with the makers of Sinopharm after Cambodia reaches herd immunity.
There are huge economic pressures for the kingdom to reopen after COVID-19-induced travel restrictions have had crushing effects on Cambodia’s tourism industry, says a Cambodia researcher.
With high vaccination rates and falling infections, Cambodia has decided to reopen. Learning to live with the virus may be the right decision but ending random testing can create other issues, says a researcher.
Australia has pledged more than three million Covid-19 vaccine doses to Cambodia, Prime Minister Hun Sen said today, which would help the Southeast nation give booster shots to its people.
A special envoy of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations was unable to meet with Myanmar's ousted de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi during a visit to the country.