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Hundreds in Banteay Meanchey survive snake bites

Publication date 09 December 2019 | 23:42 | ICT

The Banteay Meanchey provincial Department of Health said this year had seen more than 300 people saved from snake bites after seeking timely treatment from state hospitals across the province.



  • Court orders Sokha to stand trial on January 15 for treason

    Publication date 09 December 2019 | 23:40 | ICT

    The Phnom Penh Municipal Court has set January 15 as the trial date for Kem Sokha, the former president of the Supreme Court-dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) who is under court-supervised bail on a treason charge.

  • Preah Sihanouk villagers seeking intervention over land dispute

    Publication date 09 December 2019 | 23:39 | ICT

    Nearly 300 people representing 9,095 families in Preah Sihanouk province on Monday filed a petition to the provincial administration seeking intervention in a long-running land dispute.

  • Female youth group running 30-day cleaning campaign in Preah Sihanouk

    Publication date 09 December 2019 | 23:34 | ICT

    Youth group, Girl Volunteers for Society (GVS), is running a “30-day cleaning campaign in Preah Sihanouk” to raise awareness among people in the province on proper waste disposal and management.

  • Labour ministry to check provision of seniority payments

    Publication date 09 December 2019 | 23:33 | ICT

    The Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training is preparing to send officials to check on whether the second phase of seniority payments will be provided to garment factory workers at the end of the year, said ministry spokesman Heng Sour.

  • Kingdom calls on Japan to increase number of direct flights to Siem Reap, Phnom Penh

    Publication date 09 December 2019 | 23:31 | ICT

    Cambodia is requesting Japan to increase the number of direct flights from Japanese cities and provinces to Phnom Penh and Siem Reap, so as to contribute to increasing cooperation and tourist numbers between the two countries.

  • Think Biotech director Lu refutes activists’ illegal logging reports

    Publication date 09 December 2019 | 23:30 | ICT

    Think Biotech (Cambodia) Co Ltd director Lu Chu Chang has dismissed as slanderous, reports by forest and environmental activists that the company is connected to illegal logging.

  • LGBTQ faces discrimination in workplace, says CCHR report

    Publication date 09 December 2019 | 23:29 | ICT

    The Cambodian Centre for Human Rights (CCHR) issued a report this month revealing workplace discrimination faced by members of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) community in Cambodia.

  • ICC-Angkor applauds Apsara’s bicycle lane project

    Publication date 09 December 2019 | 23:25 | ICT

    The International Coordinating Committee for the Safeguarding and Development of the Historic Site of Angkor (ICC-Angkor) welcomed the Apsara National Authority’s initiative to construct a bicycle lane at the Angkor Archaeological P

  • Ministries, institutions discuss measures for Mekong conservation

    Publication date 09 December 2019 | 23:24 | ICT

    Members of relevant ministries and institutions gathered on Friday and Saturday to discuss the importance of the Mekong to Cambodia from a policy standpoint and how the government can best work together to ensure the conservation of

  • DC-Cam returns records, photos of Khmer Rouge cadre to family

    Publication date 09 December 2019 | 23:24 | ICT

    The Documentation Centre of Cambodia (DC-Cam) on Monday brought a 220-page document and photographs of a former Khmer Rouge cadre killed at the Tuol Sleng S-21 detention centre to his daughter in Kampong Speu province.