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Cambodia’s outbreak stabilizes as vaccine shots surpass 2 million

Cambodia appears to be turning the tide against an aggressive Covid-19 outbreak, with daily case numbers under 400 for the fifth consecutive day. The Ministry...

Cambodia to lift capital lockdown despite record high daily cases

Cambodia is set to lift lockdown restrictions in its capital this week despite reporting another record in daily cases on Tuesday. Cambodia's Ministry of Health...
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China’s “Spring Sprout” vaccine program launched in Cambodia

Chinese nationals are being offered COVID-19 vaccines in Cambodia as China's "Spring Sprout" vaccine program to inoculate Chinese nationals living overseas has landed in...
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Cambodia reports an unprecedented surge of coronavirus cases

(dpa) - Cambodia reported a dramatic surge in coronavirus cases on Friday, recording 576 new infections. The daily total, released by the Ministry of Health,...
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Uncertain prospects for Cambodia’s recently tapped oil field

(dpa) - The future of Cambodia’s nascent petroleum sector has been dealt a blow after a disappointing start to production at the country’s...

Death toll rises to 18 as floods wreak havoc in Cambodia

At least 18 people have died as a result of ongoing flooding in Cambodia, the country’s disaster authorities reported on Friday. The death toll from...
Forces of the UN Peacekeeping mission in Mali receive their blue berets in Bamako. Photo: MINUSMA/Blagoje Grujic

Cambodia sends 218 troops to peacekeeping mission in Mali amid COVID-19 pandemic

Cambodia has dispatched 218 Blue Helmets to join the United Nation's peacekeeping mission in the conflict-torn West African nation of Mali, the Khmer...
Medical workers are seen in a COVID-19 quarantine hospital in Cairo, Egypt, on June 15, 2020. Egypt reported on Monday its highest single-day COVID-19 deaths with 97 fatalities, taking the death toll in the North African country to 1,672, said the Egyptian Health Ministry. According to the ministry's spokesman Khaled Megahed, 1,691 new COVID-19 infections have also been registered in the past 24 hours, bringing the total confirmed cases to 46,289. (Xinhua/Ahmed Gomaa)

Child organization in Cambodia launches toll-free call service, interactive game to help prevent COVID-19...

Save the Children in Cambodia, supported by Cellcard, has launched a toll-free 3-2-1 call service and an interactive game for information related to COVID-19,...
Participants attend the fifth meeting of the Directors General of Civil Aviation in the Middle East Region in Farwaniya Governorate, Kuwait, Nov. 4, 2019. Kuwait will witness rapid growth in passenger and cargo traffic over the next ten years, bringing annual revenues of about 800 million U.S. dollars, an official of Kuwaiti aviation authorities said on Monday. At the opening ceremony of the fifth meeting of the Directors General of Civil Aviation in the Middle East Region, Sheikh Salman Sabah Al-Salem Al-Humoud Al-Sabah, president of the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) of Kuwait, said that it is estimated that the number of passengers in 2037 will reach about 42 million annually in Kuwait. (Photo by Asad/Xinhua)

53rd ASEAN foreign ministers’ meeting kicks off online

The 53rd Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Foreign Ministers' Meeting and related meetings opened on Wednesday via video link under the chair...
VICTORIA FALLS, Aug. 7, 2020 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken on August 6, 2020 shows Victoria Falls at the border of Zimbabwe and Zambia. Zimbabwe's president on Thursday launched the National Tourism Recovery and Growth Strategy in Victoria Falls to guide the recovery of tourism sector which was hard hit by the COVID-19 pandemic. (Xinhua/Wanda)

Tourism establishments in Cambodia gradually reopen as COVID-19 situation eases

Tourism businesses in Cambodia have gradually reopened after the situation of COVID-19 in the kingdom has eased, Tourism Ministry's secretary of state Tith...

Cambodia arrests 14,038 drug-related suspects in 8 months

Cambodian authorities have arrested 14,038 drug-related suspects in 7,025 cases in the first eight months of this year, said an Interior Ministry's anti-drug department...
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ITC, CARE Enterprises ready to boost gender justice with the CARE-SheTrades Impact Fund

The International Trade Centre (ITC), CARE Enterprises Inc. (CARE) and Bamboo Capital Partners (Bamboo) have joined forces in their mission to achieve gender equality...

Last batch of 233 Westerdam passengers allowed to disembark in Cambodia after testing negative...

Cambodia on Wednesday allowed the remaining 233 passengers on board the Westerdam cruise ship to disembark after test results showed that none of them...

Cruise ship shunned over COVID-19 docks in Cambodia

A cruise ship, which had been turned away over fears of the disease caused by the novel coronavirus, docked at southwest Cambodia's sea port...
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UN chief underscores the need for supporting smallholder farmers.

The President of the United Nations' International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), Gilbert F. Houngbo,UN chief has underscored the need for investing in...
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Cambodia contaminated Water death toll hits 11 with 138 remain in hospital

At least 11 villagers were killed and 138 others hospitalized in eastern Cambodia's Kratie province after drinking tainted rice wine and suspected contaminated water,...

10,121 people hospitalised and 10 reported dead in Cambodia water pollution

The death toll from drinking contaminated water in eastern Cambodia's Kratie province has risen to 10, as 121 others were hospitalized, Om Phy, deputy...
Cambodian peacekeepers prepare to leave for Mali and South Sudan, in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, April 7, 2015. Cambodia sent 461 military personnel on Tuesday, including 29 females, to join a United Nations peacekeeping mission in the conflict-torn West African nations of Mali and South Sudan. (Xinhua/Sovannara)

Cambodia devotes 428 troops to UN peacekeeping missions

Cambodia on Thursday dispatched 428 peacekeepers, including 24 females, to join United Nations peacekeeping missions in the African nations of Mali and South Sudan. The...
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Ghanaian Journalist Awarded Rights To Report Climate Change Convention

Ms Josephine Naaeke, a Senior Journalist of the Ghana News Agency, has been awarded a fellowship by a US based Journalism Network to attend...
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Bangladesh, Cambodia and China Sign Agreement on Digital Trade

Bangladesh, Cambodia and China today signed the Framework Agreement on Facilitation of Cross-border Paperless Trade in Asia and the Pacific, a new United Nations...

Cambodia destroys 126kg of hard drugs

Cambodia destroyed 126.31 kg of illicit drugs with a street value of about 4 million U.S. dollars on Monday, said Meas Vyrith, secretary-general of...
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Stakeholders Pledge To Eliminate Neglected Tropical Diseases

Leaders from governments, pharmaceutical companies and charitable organizations have congregated at a five-day summit in Geneva to pledge new commitments to the collective effort...
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Miss Global 2016 winners visit Cambodia to promote environmental, tourism

A group of the Miss Global 2016 winners is visiting Cambodia to promote environmental protection and tourism, a Cambodian senior official said on Sunday. ...

U.S. business executives visit Cambodia to explore trade, investment opportunities

A delegation of 14 leading U.S. companies visited Cambodia to engage with government officials and other stakeholders on expanding U.S.-Cambodia trade and investment ties,...

Cambodia amends law to ban convicted politicians from leading political party

The National Assembly of Cambodia on Monday amended the Law on Political Parties to bar convicted politicians from leading a political party, despite a...
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UN Pays Tribute To Victims Of Holocaust

Mrs Christine Evans-Klock, the United Nation Resident Coordinator in Ghana has called on member countries to institute educational programmes to instill the memory of...

Cambodia receives 5 million foreign visitors last year

Cambodia attracted some 5 million international tourists in 2016, a five-percent rise year-on-year, Tourism Minister Thong Khon said Tuesday. The largest sources...

Cambodia to host World Economic Forum on ASEAN in May

Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen said on Saturday that Phnom Penh would host the World Economic Forum on ASEAN on May 10...

Cambodian King grants pardon to deputy opposition leader Kem Sokha

Cambodian King Norodom Sihamoni signed a royal decree on Friday to deliver a pardon to Kem Sokha, deputy leader of the main opposition Cambodia...

Tashkent Summit expected to pull together new members for SCO

Inclusion of India and Pakistan in the SCO membership was first approved at the SCO summit held in Ufa in Russia last year. At the...