May 15, 2021

Category: Health Protection

Health Protection

COVID-19: Number of New Cases Keeps Decreasing

The number of new cases of COVID-19 in Cambodia continues to drop despite in a slow pace, reflecting the government’s effective containment and prevention measures against the pandemic. This morning, 446 new COVID-19 cases were reported, down from 472 yesterday, 480 on Tuesday and 506 on Monday. Of the new cases, 11 are imported and […]

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COVID-19: 472 New Cases Reported; Tally 20,695

AKP Phnom Penh, Cambodia this morning detected 472 new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), of which three are imported and the rest are community cases linked to the Feb. 20 incident. The tally thus increased to 20,695, said the Ministry of Health in a press release. At the same time, 369 more patients have […]

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WHO Says Cumulative COVID-19 Cases Rise by One Third in Latest Week

AKP Phnom Penh, The World Health Organisation (WHO) said Wednesday that Cambodia’s cumulative cases of COVID-19 were still low compared with other ASEAN countries on a per capita basis. The Weekly Epidemiological Update released by the WHO in Geneva overnight also showed that Cambodia was among six ASEAN countries reporting comparatively low cumulative deaths per […]

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Cash Assistance Programme for Marginalised and Adversely Affected Groups by COVID-19 in Lockdown Areas to Begin Next Week

AKP Phnom Penh, The social cash assistance for the marginalised and adversely affected groups by COVID-19 pandemic in locked-down areas would begin next week after the training of relevant staff. The information was shared by Theng Pagnathun, Director General of Planning, Ministry of Planning in a special forum broadcast live by TVK this evening. For […]

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Vietnamese Citizen Becomes First COVID-19 Fatality in Laos

Laos announced its first COVID-19 fatality, a Vietnamese woman who hid her infection from authorities, while local transmission increased pace in Vietnam and Cambodia’s capital Phnom Penh planned to reduce restrictive quarantine measures. Laos’ Department of Healthcare and Rehabilitation announced Sunday that a 53-year-old Vietnamese woman who resided in Laos was the first death in […]

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Cambodia’s Tally of COVID-19 Crosses 20,000 Mark

The total confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Cambodia reached 20,223, after the detection of 480 new cases this morning, the Ministry of Health pointed out in a press release. Of the new infections, 470 are connected to the Feb. 20 Community Event, and 10 are imported from abroad, it underlined. Meanwhile, the […]

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