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Cambodia turns to China for Covid-19 vaccines

Cambodia is gearing up for mass inoculations against the Covid-19 virus, with China providing the first million doses while India has been...

Cambodia reports 2 imported COVID-19 cases, 441 in total

Cambodia on Tuesday reported two more imported COVID-19 cases, bringing the total number of infections in the kingdom to 441, said a health ministry (MoH) statement.

Cambodia’s oil dreams offer development, independence but risk corruption

After years of delay, Cambodia began extracting oil for the first time in December 2020, signaling a new era for the country’s economy.

Cambodia accepts 1m doses of China’s Sinopharm vaccine

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen said he has accepted a donation of one million Sinopharm vaccine doses from China.

‘Friend’ China to donate 1 million vaccine doses to Cambodia: PM

China will donate one million doses of its Sinovac coronavirus vaccine to Cambodia, the kingdom's strongman premier Hun Sen has said, thanking "friend" Beijing for its generosity.

Human trafficking added to Cambodian school curriculum

Human trafficking has been added to the school syllabus in Cambodia as students return to classes for a new year after extended breaks in 2020 were enforced due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Cambodian labor leader’s trial for border remarks begins

The trial of a Cambodian labor union leader charged with inciting social unrest opened in Phnom Penh on Friday, part of a large-scale legal offensive by the government against its critics.

Cambodia says China donates 1 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen said on Friday that China will provide a million doses of COVID-19 vaccines to be used for inoculating 500,000 people.

Cambodia reopens schools as community COVID-19 outbreak is over

Cambodia reopened public schools across the kingdom on Monday after the first community outbreak of COVID-19 was over late last year.

Cambodia on alert as Covid-19 cases from Thailand creep up

Cambodian authorities remain on alert as Covid-19 cases from Thailand continue to climb among returning migrant workers.

Cambodia at risk of being last in line for vaccines

Lack of coherent inoculation plan means a majority of Cambodians may not be vaccinated until mid-2023

2 more Cambodian migrant workers confirmed positive for COVID-19

Two more Cambodian migrant workers tested positive for the COVID-19, bringing the total number of infected workers from Thailand to 20 so far, said a Ministry of Health (MoH) statement on Thursday.

Cambodia Begins Oil Production, But Who Will Benefit?

Late last year, Cambodia finally began oil production, from offshore fields in the Gulf of Thailand.

Cambodia reopens schools and museums as others lock down

Cambodia has started reopening schools and museums as it relaxes a six-week lockdown following a coronavirus outbreak late last year, marking a contrast with some neighbouring countries that are facing new restrictions due to rising COVID-19 cases.

Cambodia warns social media users to stop producing ‘immoral’ content

The Cambodian government has warned TikTok and other social media users to stop producing "immoral" content.

Cambodia says woman from US tests positive for Covid-19

A Cambodian-American woman tested positive for Covid-19 upon her arrival to Cambodia from the United States, the Ministry of Health (MoH) said in a statement on Saturday.

Tate & Lyle accused of betraying Cambodia families whose land was allegedly taken

UK company says it will keep trying to use leverage to get compensation from local supplier.

12 Cambodian migrant workers returning from Thailand test positive for COVID-19

Twelve Cambodian migrant workers have recently tested positive for COVID-19 after returning to the kingdom from neighboring Thailand, the Ministry of Health (MoH) said in a statement on Friday.

Cambodia resumes sports activities after virus is contained

Cambodia on Thursday (Dec 31) allowed the resumption of all sports activities after the community outbreak of the Covid-19 had been brought under control.

Cambodia arrests seven illegal Vietnamese entrants amid Covid-19 fears

Cambodian police have detained and quarantined seven Vietnamese citizens that had illegally entered from Thailand.


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