No new Covid cases for 12 straight days in Cambodia

Publication date 19 May 2022 | 12:04 | ICT

The Ministry of Health on May 19 reported zero Covid-19 cases and no new deaths.



  • Ministry plans to use anti-money laundering law to bust forest crime offenders

    Tue, 17 May 2022 | 09:59

    The Ministry of Environment is extending the strategies it employs to combat wildlife crimes to include money laundering and terrorism financing.

  • PM: Quarantine for unjabbed stays

    Tue, 17 May 2022 | 09:52

    Prime Minister Hun Sen has said that Cambodia will not scrap the quarantine requirement for unvaccinated inbound travellers, despite several neighbouring countries reportedly considering lifting it, as he urged the Ministry of Health to continue seeking ways to establish a vaccine manufacturing

  • PM warns of child hepatitis

    Tue, 17 May 2022 | 09:51

    Following news reports regarding the detection of a new type of acute hepatitis of unknown origin among young children in many countries, the government has issued a cautionary warning and instructed the Ministry of Health to prepare a prevention campaign in advance.

  • B Meanchey flood relief effort ongoing

    Tue, 17 May 2022 | 09:50

    Water resources and agriculture specialists are working together with the Banteay Meanchey Provincial Administration to save more than 2,000ha of rice fields in Mongkol Borei district which had been affected by floods in the early rainy season.

  • $300M annual cost for 100,000 veterans’, civil service pensions

    Tue, 17 May 2022 | 09:44

    Minister of Interior Sar Kheng has revealed that the government spends about $300 million a year to support more than 100,000 civilian and veteran retirees and their dependents, and will continue to do so in appreciation of their contributions to ending the war and bringing peace.

  • Alleged burglar from Thailand awaiting trial

    Tue, 17 May 2022 | 09:43

    The Battambang Provincial Court has placed a Thai national in pre-trial detention for breaking into two homes in Ratanak Mondol and Banan districts.

  • Kampong Chhnang town recognised for ODF status

    Tue, 17 May 2022 | 09:42

    The Ministry of Rural Development has officially recognised Kampong Chhnang town as the first district-level administrative region in the namesake province to achieve Open Defecation Free (ODF) status. This contributes significantly to the government’s goals on water supply and rural sanitation.

  • The Mekong rebounding from drought, MRC reports

    Tue, 17 May 2022 | 09:41

    The Mekong River Commission (MRC) warned that by July, drought conditions could prevail in western Cambodia, though soil moisture is showing significant improvement over 2020 and 2021.

  • Angkor glory seen in more than just temples

    Tue, 17 May 2022 | 09:39

    Archaeologists of the Apsara National Authority (ANA) remind members of the public that the glorious civilisation of the Angkorian period is not limited to temples, but also to other areas, such as pottery.

  • Pursat encroachers told to clear out

    Tue, 17 May 2022 | 09:35

    The Pursat Provincial Hall has warned of administrative action – without exception – against those who have illegally encroached on or occupied land in the Phnom Samkos Wildlife Sanctuary.