Britain's foreign minister Dominic Raab met his Cambodian counterpart Prak Sokhonn on June 23 to forge deeper bilateral ties and discuss the UK’s bid for ASEAN Dialogue Partnership status as Cambodia is slated to chair the bloc next year.
The National Authority for Combating Drugs (NACD) will destroy several tonnes of narcotics on the International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking on June 26.
Takeo provincial criminal police referred three men to the provincial court on June 23 for stabbing a man to death over a volleyball dispute on June 19 in Komar Reachea commune’s Khnar Tong village of Bati district.
The Asia Injury Prevention (AIP) Foundation is working to change worker transport vans to safer ones with helmets provided for workers and motorcycle riders free of charge – an initiative supported by Minister of Information Khieu Kanarith who also asked journalists to promote road traffic safety.
Cambodia is on track to vaccinate its four millionth person against Covid-19 within a week, or sooner if government-procured shots arrive as scheduled, according to Ministry of Health spokeswoman Or Vandine.
The Cambodia Mine Action Centre (CMAC) will train 10 dogs in the detection of Covid-19 in early July after the canines have been taught to be obedient.
Minister of Public Works and Transport Sun Chanthol is awaiting Prime Minister Hun Sen’s approval to build a bridge connecting the provinces of Kratie and Kampong Thom after the Chinese government agreed to provide a loan to Cambodia.
Only 64 illegal constructions remain in Phnom Penh’s rivers after the recent police operations aimed at removing them.
The Ministry of Interior’s committee tasked with coordinating Smart City projects on June 22 met with relevant institutions to discuss establishing a vision and national policy for the programme.
Improvements to Canal 5 in Stung Meanchey III commune of Phnom Penh’s Meanchey district are underway ahead of potential flooding in the rainy season.