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Phnom Penh officials are warning the public not to be cheated by people posing as waste management payment collectors.

Thu, 13 August 2020

Covid more pressing than EBA, says gov’t

Senior officials on Wednesday said the government is prioritising its fight against Covid-19 over the EU’s withdrawal of its ‘Everything But Arms’ (EBA) scheme.

Thu, 13 August 2020

Crane collapse kills five in Poipet

Five women were killed and four others injured after a construction crane fell on a house in Phsar Kandal district, in Poipet, Banteay Meanchey province.

Wed, 12 August 2020

Sar Kheng warns against torture of detained suspects

Minister of Interior Sar Kheng on Monday reminded relevant officials not to torture detained individuals to extract information as it constitutes a human rights violation.

Wed, 12 August 2020

Gov’t warns of heavy storms

The Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology issued flood warnings for residents of the central lowlands, Dangrek Mountain range and northeast highlands.

Tue, 11 August 2020

Covid fears stoked in Tbong Khmum

Nine relatives of the 27-year-old female UN Blue Helmet peacekeeper who was confirmed Covid-19 positive on Saturday were placed in quarantine in Kandal province’s Takhmao town, provincial Department of Health director Kuoy Bunthoeur

Tue, 11 August 2020

Oddar Meanchey lake at alert levels, NCDM warns

The Ministry of Water Resource and Meteorology (MWRM) and the National Committee for Disaster Management (NCDM) warned on Monday that Boeung Tamok (lake) in Oddar Meanchey has reached alert levels.

Mon, 10 August 2020

Kingdom’s PPE exports up 130%

Cambodia exported just over $191.3 million worth of personal protective equipment (PPE) in the first half of this year, a 130 per cent rise from the $83.3 million recorded last year.

Mon, 10 August 2020

Interior ministry officials told to choose between civil service and legal profession

The Ministry of Interior has told its national and sub-national officials to decide if they wished to work in civil service or as lawyers.

Fri, 7 August 2020

Chikungunya hits 15 provinces, says gov’t

Ministry of Health spokeswoman Or Vandine said on Thursday that the chikungunya outbreak in the Kingdom has spread to 15 provinces. Some 1,700 people are now suspected to have the disease.