September 20, 2021

Day: June 22, 2021

PRESS RELEASES

Philips announces first patient enrollment in DEFINE GPS global multicenter study to assess superiority of PCI procedures guided by co-registered iFR and interventional angiography

June 22, 2021 First patient enrolled in global randomized controlled trial with up to 3,200 participants at 100 sites comparing patient outcomes after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) procedures guided by iFR data co-registered on the angiogram (interventional X-ray image) versus the current standard of care, an angiogram alone One of the largest-ever studies sponsored by […]

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Athletics

Cambodian Snooker Player Wins a Championship in S. Korea

A Cambodian Snooker Player has won the Blue One Resort LPBA Championship in the Republic of Korea. The winning athlete, Mrs. Sruong Pheavy, defeated 3-1 the hosting Korean opponent Ms. Kim Gayoung in the final competition on June 20. According to Mrs. Sruong Pheavy, the contest began on June 14 till 21 with the participation […]

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Miscellaneous

Singapore to Boost Collaboration with Cambodia

Singapore will further boost the collaboration with Cambodia, especially on human resource development and tourism recovery when the COVID-19 eases. The commitment was made by H.E. Ms. Teo Lay Cheng, newly appointed Ambassador of Singapore to Cambodia during her meeting in person with H.E. Thong Khon, Minister of Tourism at the ministry office here in […]

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Miscellaneous

Ministry Warns of Possible Thunder, Lightning, and Gusts This Week

The Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology (MOWRAM) has called on people to keep their vigilance of possible thunder, lightning, and gusts this week, especially in the central lowland areas. MOWRAM explained the phenomena by the impact of low pressure from China and Southwest monsoon on Cambodia. According to its new weather forecast issued this […]

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Miscellaneous

Ban of Frozen Meat Imports from India Removed

The Royal Government of Cambodia has decided to lift the ban on the imports of frozen meats and other frozen products from India, but with two temporary conditions. The move was made after the COVID-19 situation in India has been easing and the tests on frozen meats have shown negative result, said a statement of […]

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Miscellaneous

COVID-19: 678 New Cases, but 763 New Recoveries

Cambodia this morning reported 678 new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19); the tally thus increased to 44,124. According to a press release of the Ministry of Health, 58 of the new infections are imported and the rest are community cases related to the Feb. 20 incident. Meanwhile, the ministry recorded 763 new recoveries; bringing […]

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Miscellaneous

UNDP Provides Nearly US$100 Million for Cambodia’s Mine Action

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has provided US$85 million for mine clearance activities in Cambodia from 2006 to 2025. In a farewell meeting here on June 22 with Mr. Nick Beresford, outgoing UNDP’s Resident Representative in Cambodia, H.E. Ly Thuch, Senior Minister and First Vice President of Cambodian Mine Action and Victim Assistance Authority […]

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Miscellaneous

Hong Kong company says Government Approves its COVID-19 Test

Hong Kong biotech company Phase Scientific said Tuesday that the Ministry of Health had approved its COVID-19 rapid antigen test kits for commercialisation. In a statement, the company said the test kits — marketed as Indicaid — provided results within 20 minutes with no special equipment or facilities needed. The Hong Kong Government has endorsed […]

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