Cambodian PM Extends Warm Welcome to Chinese Medical Experts

Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, has extended a welcoming message to a team of seven Chinese medical doctors who arrived at Phnom Penh International Airport this morning.   According to

Cambodian PM Introduces Another Pre-emptive Measure against COVID-19 Pandemic

Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen has asked the provincial authorities to further get prepared for COVID-19 pandemic. According to his audio message shared among the media, Samdech Techo Hun Sen advised all provincial authorities,

Japan to Provide US$310 Million for Social and Economic Development in Cambodia

            Japanese government has decided to provide US$310 million of its official development assistance to Cambodia for economic and social development. The Exchange of Notes will be signed here at the Peace Palace on Mar. 24 by H.E. Prak Sokhonn,

New Weather Radar Planned in Kampong Thom Province

New weather radar is planned to build in Kampong Thom central province, and the construction is scheduled for next year. Speaking at a press conference organised here this morning by the Royal Government Spokesperson Unit of the Council of Ministers,

Cambodia Reports Three New Cases of COVID-19 Today

Cambodia reported only three new cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) today, compared to 31 cases yesterday, pointed out the Ministry of Health in a new press release. The three new cases have been found on a French woman, 28 –

Early Khmer New Year Holidays for Students in Phnom Penh and Siem Reap Provincial City

The general education institutions, both public and private, in Phnom Penh capital and Siem Reap provincial city are ordered to take early Khmer New Year holidays. This is part of the urgent measures taken to contain the deadly COVID-19, announced

US Envoy Rejects Government ‘Conspiracy Theories’ in Cambodia Opposition Chief Trial

The U.S. Ambassador to Cambodia issued a rare statement Thursday on the ongoing treason trial of opposition leader Kem Sokha, praising the veteran politician and denouncing what he said were “fabricated conspiracy theories about the United States” introduced by the

Seven Uyghurs Jailed for Prison Break in Thailand

Seven Uyghurs who broke out of an immigration detention center in northeastern Thailand earlier this year were sentenced last week to two years in jail for the offenses, their lawyer said. The seven are serving jail terms in a prison

Cambodia Heading 5G Journey

Kingtel Communication Ltd., a Chinese telecommunication firm, plans to establish 1,850 5G base stations in Phnom Penh and key provinces of Cambodia by 2021, according to local media report. Divided into two phases, the development of 650 5G base stations

WWF Urges SE Asia to Ban Unregulated Wildlife Trade Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

The coronavirus epidemic prompted China to ban the unregulated trade of wildlife and the consumption of wild animals. Now the World Wildlife Fund (WWW) is calling on Southeast Asia — a key hub of wildlife trafficking and source of contraband