The Ministry of Health has instructed municipal and provincial referral hospitals and other state health facilities not to charge any fees to citizens who come to take Covid-19 antigen rapid tests.
Cambodia and the other Mekong countries have all reaffirmed their commitment to work with the US to end the Covid-19 pandemic and begin the region’s economic recovery from the crisis.
The arrival of more than 410,000 doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine donated by the UK, which was originally scheduled for August 4, has been postponed to August 5.
Minister of Interior Sar Kheng, through the Battambang youth development working group, will offer 6,000 two-month remote learning scholarships to grade 12 students in the province.
Laboratory test results of tainted wine that killed five people in Kampot province in late July confirmed that there were deadly levels of methanol in the beverage, according to the Consumer Protection, Competition and Fraud Repression (CCF).
The National Museum of Cambodia, which is nearly 100 years old, is extremely run down and in danger of collapse, so authorities have started renovating the northern and southern wings of the building.
The UN in Cambodia said vaccine hesitancy here is relatively low compared to other countries.
The Ministry of Environment is discussing the first draft of their green building guidelines and certification in Cambodia.
The Ministry of Health on August 4 reported another 583 Covid-19 cases, 157 of which were imported.
The Ministry of Health has renewed its Covid-19 prevention campaign efforts in light of the confirmed presence of the Delta variant in Cambodia as many locations across the country return to lockdown and curfew to stem its spread.