The Ministry of Health on May 8 reported another 538 Covid-19 cases, all but one of which were linked to the February 20 community outbreak.
Prime Minister Hun Sen on May 8 told the Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training to work with factories and enterprises and refrain from setting Covid-19 vaccination as a condition for resuming work.
Prime Minister Hun Sen called on landlords to be sympathetic to tenants who are late or unable to pay their rent due to the lockdown retained in high-risk zones.
Residents of Tuol Sangke I commune in Russey Keo district have received their first dose of Covid-19 vaccine starting May 7, according to Ith Sarath – Deputy Commander-in-Chief and Joint Chief of Staff of the Royal Cambodian Armed Forces – who oversees the campaign in Phnom Penh.
Phnom Penh municipal governor Khuong Sreng on May 7 urged people to remain calm and not be provoked into vying for Covid-19 vaccines, assuring that everyone will eventually get the jabs and there will be no shortage.
Preah Sihanouk province on May 6 unveiled a three-colour-coded system that will determine to what extent coronavirus restrictions are placed on parts of the province.
Police on May 6 sent a construction worker to court for killing his wife after a bitter family quarrel in Phnom Penh’s Chroy Changvar district, leaving behind two daughters.
Police arrested nearly 500 people for violating restrictions during the three-week lockdown imposed on Phnom Penh and adjacent Takmao town in Kandal province before it was lifted on May 6
The General Department of Prisons under the Ministry of Interior has kicked off its Covid-19 vaccination drive for over 11,000 detainees, starting in Phnom Penh before expanding it to other provinces.
The Ministry of Health on May 7 reported another 558 Covid-19 cases, all but one of which were linked to the February 20 community outbreak.