October 19, 2021

Day: April 18, 2021

Health Protection

Cambodia Receives Another Batch Of China’s Sinovac COVID-19 Vaccine

PHNOM PENH, Apr 18 (NNN-AKP) – A second batch of the Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine that Cambodia purchased from China, arrived in Phnom Penh, capital of Cambodia, yesterday. Cambodia’s Health Ministry secretary of state, Yok Sambath, received the vaccine, manufactured by Chinese biopharmaceutical company, Sinovac Biotech, at the Phnom Penh International Airport. So far, Cambodia received […]

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Miscellaneous

Damming of the Mekong: Thai Villagers Lament a River in Crisis

NONG KHAI, THAILAND – The Mekong is one of the world’s great rivers – a 5,000-kilometer waterway which threads from China through Laos, Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam. However, dams have subverted the ecosystem, bringing drought in monsoon season and high water when it should be dry. That has forever changed the lives of those dependent […]

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Miscellaneous

Philippine Troops Kill Egyptian, 2 Filipino Militants

MANILA, PHILIPPINES – Philippine troops killed a suspected Egyptian would-be suicide bomber and two local Abu Sayyaf militants in what military officials said Saturday was a setback that would make it harder for gunmen linked to the Islamic State group to stage suicide attacks. Army troops gunned down the three militants in a 10-minute firefight […]

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