Daily Archives: June 16, 2020

IIBA Announces New Global Board Members

OAKVILLE, Ontario, June 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Annual General Meeting and Board Election of the International Institute of Business Analysis™ (IIBA®) membership was held June 9, 2020. The theme of this year’s meeting was Together Towards Tomorrow with a focus on the role of

Sabin Vaccine Institute’s Boost Community Prepares Immunization Professionals to Lead During the COVID-19 Crisis

WASHINGTON, June 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Amid the evolving global challenges posed by the novel coronavirus pandemic, immunization professionals must now grapple with deploying routine immunization services in a daunting and ever-shifting landscape. In a recent survey of 800

More Than 100 Cambodians Stranded in Malaysia Amid Coronavirus Outbreak Return Home

More than 100 Cambodians students and workers stranded in Malaysia for up to four months without an income landed on a flight back home Tuesday, weeks after Prime Minister Hun Sen walked back a refusal to assist their return citing

25 Pedestrian Bridges Planned for Phnom Penh Capital

The Phnom Penh administration is planning to construct 25 pedestrian bridges in the capital to ease commuters and reduce congestion. The update was shared by H.E. Khuong Sreng, Phnom Penh Governor, when inspecting the progress of the construction of Phsar

Nearly 158,000 Domestic Tourists Travelled in First Week of June

Nearly 158,000 domestic tourists visited different ecotourism sites across Cambodia within the first week of June 2020. The encouraging figure was revealed by Minister of Tourism H.E. Thong Khon recently, adding that the trend indicates roughly 24 percent increase compared

Appeal for Continued Vigilance of Possible Lightning and Gusts

Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology (MOWRAM) has appealed to people to keep their vigilance of possible phenomena such as thunder, lightning and gusts as rain would continue to fall across the country this week. The appeal was made in

Cambodia Committed to Engage in All Human Rights Mechanisms

Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Kingdom of Cambodia to the UN Office at Geneva H.E. An Sokkhoeurn delivered his intervention at the General Debate on Agenda Item 5: Human Rights Mechanism at the Human Rights Council’s Resumed 43rd Session

MRC Chief Says Extreme Weather ‘Ominous’ for Mekong Region

The head of the Mekong River Commission (MRC) says extreme weather is among pressing issues that are “highly critical and urgent” for the region. In a foreword to the MRC’s annual report released Tuesday, chief executive Dr. An Pich Hatda

Cambodia, China Strengthen Cooperation amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Cambodia and China on Tuesday agreed to further strengthen the cooperation between the two countries amid COVID-19 pandemic, pointed out a joint press release issued after the 5th Meeting of the Cambodia-China Intergovernmental Coordination Committee via Videoconference this morning. The

Malaysian Flight with 204 Cambodians Bound for Phnom Penh

A Malaysia Airlines flight with more than 200 Cambodian passengers left Kuala Lumpur Tuesday bound for Phnom Penh, the Cambodian Ambassador to Malaysia said. H.E. Cheuy Vichet said 204 of the 211 passengers who checked into flight MH762 were Cambodians.