UK’s Raab in Kingdom to reinforce trade, ties

Britain's foreign minister Dominic Raab met his Cambodian counterpart Prak Sokhonn on June 23 to forge deeper bilateral ties and discuss the UK’s bid for ASEAN Dialogue Partnership status as Cambodia is slated to chair the bloc next year.


Vaccinations exceed target

Cambodia is on track to vaccinate its four millionth person against Covid-19 within a week, or sooner if government-procured shots arrive as scheduled, according to Ministry of Health spokeswoman Or Vandine.


UK's Raab in Phnom Penh to discuss ties, climate change

Dominic Raab, the UK's Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, is visiting Cambodia today to forge deeper bilateral relations and promote cooperation in addressing global challenges.


RCEP could be ratified on Jan 1: ministry

The Ministry of Commerce expects the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement – signed by Cambodia and 14 other countries in November – to enter into force on January 1.


Vaccination drive kicking off across four provinces

Four provinces kicked off large-scale Covid-19 vaccination campaigns on June 22 targeting around 1.2 million people, with the Ministry of National Defence administering vaccinations to 810,000 of them.


CSOs urge labour standards

Forty-two civil society organisations (CSOs) urged the government to ratify the International Labour Organisation’s (ILO) Convention No 190 on Violence and Harassment (C190) in the world of work.


Get Covid-19 shots or go to jail, Duterte warns Filipinos

People who refuse to get vaccinated against the novel coronavirus may be arrested, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte warned during his taped weekly Monday night briefing on June 21.