PM requests Russia’s Covid vaccine

Publication date 24 September 2020 | 21:39 | ICT

Prime Minister Hun Sen has requested that Russia provide Cambodia with its Covid-19 vaccine after the former announced it planned on mass vaccinating its population next month.



  • Council: Constitution the foundation for political stability

    Wed, 23 Sep 2020 | 10:36

    Constitutional Council president Im Chhun Lim said that since the Constitution was promulgated on September 24, 1993, it has become the foundation for peace and political stability in the country and has allowed for vast development over the past 20 years.

  • Workshop held to protect children from sexual abuse

    Wed, 23 Sep 2020 | 10:35

    The Cambodia National Council for Children (CNCC), in collaboration with partner organisations, organised a two-day workshop in Siem Reap for 140 law enforcement officers from the provincial capitals in Cambodia.

  • Court rejects woman’s plea for reduction of 30-year drug sentence

    Wed, 23 Sep 2020 | 10:34

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the Appeal Court’s verdict to sentence a woman to 30 years in prison for her involvement in trafficking over 3kg of drugs.

  • Senior police officer probed for threatening couple

    Wed, 23 Sep 2020 | 10:33

    National Police chief Neth Savoeun called the director of the Anti-Terrorism Office of the Ministry of Interior Thlang Phinra for questioning after he was accused of threatening a couple with a gun.

  • Salon owners told to seek permits to ease inspection

    Wed, 23 Sep 2020 | 10:32

    The Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts issued a letter to owners of hair and nail salons instructing them to keep their shops clean and to request business permits at the One Window Service Office (OWSO) to facilitate inspections.

  • Gov’t gets $29M ADB loan to improve public services in rural areas

    Wed, 23 Sep 2020 | 10:31

    The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to provide $29 million in loans to support the government’s efforts to improve public services through reforms in public finance management and decentralisation in rural areas.

  • Skeleton of gaur found at Oddar Meanchey sanctuary

    Wed, 23 Sep 2020 | 10:01

    Environment officers said foul play is not suspected in the death of a gaur on Saturday at Kulen Prum Tep Wildlife Sanctuary in Oddar Meanchey province.

  • Rules set for meat processors

    Wed, 23 Sep 2020 | 10:00

    The Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries has announced the introduction of procedures and the imposition of fines on offences related to animal health and food production.

  • News director sent to court for drug dealing

    Wed, 23 Sep 2020 | 09:59

    The director of online news outlet was arrested on Monday in Siem Reap along with three others on drug-related charges.

  • Gov’t allocates Kampong Speu land

    Wed, 23 Sep 2020 | 09:58

    The Council of Ministers has requested the Ministry of Environment and Kampong Speu provincial authorities to allocate land to citizens from 41 families, including those from the military.