Sar Kheng lauds Lao anti-drug cooperation in border areas

Publication date 18 May 2022 | 21:44 | ICT

Minister of Interior Sar Kheng praised Cambodia-Laos cooperation in combating drug trafficking and other cross-border crimes and committed to continuing this collaboration, although some small issues remain.



  • Health minister calls for equal treatment of patients

    Wed, 18 May 2022 | 09:44

    The Ministry of Health renewed its call for officials to pay attention to the examination and treatment of patients with ethics, professionalism and equity, regardless of their political affiliations.

  • No harm to north Takeo wildlife area, Sakhon says

    Wed, 18 May 2022 | 09:43

    Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Veng Sakhon said the development projects and land swap taking place in the Phnom Tamao area will not affect the Phnom Tamao Zoological Park and Wildlife Rescue Centre (PTWRC) or the wildlife sanctuary covering 400ha there.

  • Senate approves laws on board of governors expansion, food safety

    Wed, 18 May 2022 | 09:40

    The Senate on May 18 approved the draft amendment to Article 140 of the Law on Administrative Management of the Capital, Provinces and Towns and Districts, increasing the maximum number of members in the board of governors from seven to 11, while also passing a food safety law.

  • Meta says Facebook scams increasingly sophisticated

    Wed, 18 May 2022 | 09:38

    Meta – the US-based giant tech corporation that owns Instagram, Whatsapp and Facebook – urged Cambodia’s Facebook users to report scams to help them tackle online fraud in the Kingdom.

  • Jabs suspended during elections

    Wed, 18 May 2022 | 09:37

    With the commune council elections approaching, the national Covid-19 vaccination committee announced a three-day suspension of its jab drive early next month, to enable medical staff and the public to cast their ballots on June 5.

  • Czechs donate nearly $400K of modern medical equipment

    Wed, 18 May 2022 | 09:31

    The Czech Republic has donated nearly $400,000 worth of medical equipment to the National Paediatric Hospital, allowing it to open a maternity ward.

  • Print shops see rise in demand as election day is approaching

    Wed, 18 May 2022 | 09:31

    With the commune council elections three weeks away, the Kingdom’s political parties have purchased shirts, hats, stickers, and flags designed for their supporters from the capital’s print shops as part of their election campaigns.

  • NCCT attending UN forum in NYC

    Wed, 18 May 2022 | 09:29

    The National Committee for Counter Trafficking (NCCT) led a delegation to participate in the 1st International Migration Review Forum on the implementation of the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration (GCM), to be held at the UN headquarters in New York City from May 17-20.

  • Supreme Court orders retrial for 2019 murder

    Wed, 18 May 2022 | 09:29

    The Supreme Court on May 18 overruled the Preah Sihanouk Provincial Court of Appeal decision in a murder case which saw the accused receive a 10-year prison sentence, and ordered a retrial.

  • NEC calls for heightened security at upcoming commune elections

    Wed, 18 May 2022 | 09:28

    The National Election Committee (NEC) instructed all electoral commissions and relevant authorities to strengthen security and maintain public order at polling and ballot counting stations during the upcoming commune council elections.