July 24, 2021

Day: July 16, 2021

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Israel bans travel to Spain, Kyrgyzstan over COVID-19 fears

Israel’s Ministry of Health on Friday decided to forbid Israelis from traveling to Spain and Kyrgyzstan from July 23, citing a high level of COVID-19 morbidity, Trend reports citing Xinhua. The country has already banned its citizens and permanent residents from traveling to Argentina, Brazil, South Africa, India, Mexico, Russia, Belarus, and Uzbekistan unless they […]

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Pacific Rim Leaders to Discuss Economic Way Out of Pandemic

CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA – U.S. President Joe Biden, his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping, Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga and Russian President Vladimir Putin are among Pacific Rim leaders gathering virtually to discuss strategies to help economies rebound from a resurgent COVID-19 pandemic. New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern will chair the special leaders’ meeting Friday of […]

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Cambodia to Vaccinate Children Aged from 12-17

Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen this morning reaffirmed that Cambodia will vaccinate the children aged from 12 to 17 years old soon. In a special voice message this morning, Samdech Techo Hun Sen said there are around 2 million children between 12 and 17 years old in Cambodia, so the […]

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COVID-19: 889 New Infections; Tally 65,500

Cambodia detected 889 new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) this morning; the tally stood at 65,500. According to a press release of the Ministry of Health, 207 of the new infections are imported, and the rest are locally transmitted cases connected to the Feb. 20 Community Event. At the same time, 849 more patients […]

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Another Ancient Sculpture to Be Repatriated to Cambodia

A statue of Skanda on a Peacock, an amazingly valuable Khmer treasure, will be returned to Cambodia, Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts said, underlining that the masterpiece will allow Cambodian people and the world to regain invaluable knowledge about Cambodian culture and ancient history. In a press release dated July 16, the ministry pointed […]

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Japan Donates 30 More Ambulances to Cambodia

The Government of Japan has provided the Kingdom of Cambodia with additional 30 ambulances, as part of the efforts of to counter the novel coronavirus infection worldwide, announced the Embassy of Japan in Phnom Penh in a press release issued this evening. This is in addition to the 70 ambulances that have already been provided, […]

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Construction of 38 Roads in Siem Reap Reaches 66 Percent

Construction of the 38 roads in Siem Reap city has now achieved 66 percent, according to Senior Minister, Minister of Public Works and Transport H.E. Sun Chanthol. The minister shared the update in a recent review meeting chaired by Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of National Defence, Samdech Pichey Sena Tea Banh who leads a joint […]

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