April 13, 2021

Day: March 21, 2021

Health Protection

Cambodia Registers 58 New COVID-19 Cases; Tally 1,690

Fifty-eight (58) new positive cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) were reported this morning; bringing Cambodia’s tally to 1,690. According to the Ministry of Health’s press release, one of the new cases is a 31-year-old Chinese passenger arriving in Phnom Penh on Mar. 19 from China via South Korea, and the rest are linked to […]

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Key Issues

Health Ministry Corrects New Daily Cases from 58 to 48

The Ministry of Health this afternoon announced that the number of daily infections is 48, not 58 as released this morning. The rectification was made known by H.E. Dr. Ly Sovann, Director of Communicable Disease Control Department and a Spokesperson at the Ministry of Health, explaining the mistake by addition errors. The COVID-19 tally in […]

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Miscellaneous

Khmer New Year Public Holidays Allowed, but with Preventive Measures

All officials and personnel of the state institutions are allowed to have three days off during the forthcoming Khmer Traditional New Year as stated in the list of public holidays for civil servants, employees and workers in 2021, according to a government’s directive released this afternoon. For staff, workers, employees of the private sector, they […]

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Miscellaneous

Philippine Defense Chief Asks Chinese Flotilla to Leave Reef

MANILLA – The Philippine defense chief Delfin Lorenzana on Sunday demanded more than 200 Chinese vessels he said were manned by militias leave a South China Sea reef claimed by Manila, saying their presence was a “provocative action of militarizing the area.” “We call on the Chinese to stop this incursion and immediately recall these […]

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