Category Archives: Health Protection

Asia Today: India Reports over 8,000 New Virus Cases

NEW DELHI – India reported more than 8,000 new cases of the coronavirus in a single day, another record high that topped the deadliest week in the country. Confirmed infections have risen to 182,143, with 5,164 fatalities, including 193 in

Another COVID-19 Case Recovered; One New Case Found

Cambodia has reported another recovered case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and one new infection case, announced the Ministry of Health in a news release this morning. The recovered patient is the 39-year-old Cambodian woman in Phnom Penh who returned

World Bank Approves US$15 Million for Cambodia’s Pre-Service Education System for Health Professionals

The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors today approved a US$15 million credit from the International Development Association (IDA) for the Cambodia Strengthening Pre-Service Education System for Health Professionals Project to strengthen Cambodia’s pre-service education system for health professionals to

A Cambodian Peacekeeper in Mali Died from COVID-19

Lt. Gen. Sar Savy, a Cambodian peacekeepers being in a mission under the UN umbrella in the Republic of Mali, passed away yesterday due to COVID-19, according to Gen. Chhum Socheat, Secretary of State and Spokesperson at the Ministry of

Cambodia Reports No New COVID-19 Case for One Week in a Row

The Communicable Disease Control Department (CDC) of the Ministry of Health this morning announced that there is no new case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) for one week in a row. Therefore, the total confirmed cases in Cambodia remains at

EU Committed to Help Cambodia Develop Tourism Sector after COVID-19 Crisis

The European Union has reaffirmed its continued cooperation and been committed to assist Cambodia in tourism development after the end of the COVID-19 crisis, especially in ecotourism and human resource development. The commitment was highlighted by H.E. Ms. Carmen Moreno,

Zero New COVID-19 Case; Recovered Cases 122; Active Cases 2

No new case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has been found in Cambodia as of this morning, according to the Communicable Disease Control Department (CDC) of the Ministry of Health. Therefore, the tally remains at 124, including 53 Cambodians, 40

WHO Lauds Cambodia’s Efforts in Containing COVID-19 Pandemic

The World Health Organisation has praised the efforts of Cambodia in preventing and containing the spread of COVID-19 pandemic. “I seize this opportunity to commend the efforts of your Government to contain the pandemic. A special appreciation also goes to

PM Calls for High Vigilance to Prevent Second Wave of COVID-19 Infections

Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen has appealed to his compatriots to increase their vigilance in order to prevent the second wave of COVID-19 infections even though the number of confirmed cases in Cambodia is small.

No New COVID-19 Case; Total Cases 124; Active Cases 2

Cambodia again has confirmed no new case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) as of this morning, according to the Communicable Disease Control Department (CDC) of the Ministry of Health. With zero new case, the total number of COVID-19 positive cases