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Stranded passengers petition UK for help

Publication date 30 March 2020 | 01:18 | ICT

Some 10,521 foreigners in Cambodia, the bulk being from the UK, have signed an online petition calling on British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and relevant officials to fly them out of the Kingdom. The petition is targeted at 15,000



  • NA to vote on new ministers

    Publication date 30 March 2020 | 01:16 | ICT

    The National Assembly (NA) on Monday will put a vote of confidence in appointing and reshuffling five ministers and appointing five senior ministers, said NA spokesman Leng Peng Long in a press release issued by the General Secretar

  • China sends more test kits

    Publication date 30 March 2020 | 01:14 | ICT

    The Ministry of Health has ramped up its preparation to stem the spread of the deadly Covid-19 disease in the Kingdom thanks to help from the Jack Ma and Alibaba foundations which donated 20,000 test kits to the Kingdom.

  • Public urged not to overlook road safety

    Publication date 30 March 2020 | 01:13 | ICT

    Minister of Interior Sar Kheng has urged officials and the public not to overlook traffic accidents as the Kingdom grapples with the Covid-19 outbreak, which has seen 103 cases of infections but no deaths as of Sunday.

  • PM set to mend ties with US

    Publication date 30 March 2020 | 01:12 | ICT

    Prime Minister Hun Sen has responded to US Congressman Ted Yoho, saying he is ready to improve Cambodia-US relations, and not take up issues of disagreements which have become a barrier between the two countries’ bilateral cooperati

  • Unicef promotes e-learning scheme

    Publication date 30 March 2020 | 01:11 | ICT

    UNICEF has scaled up support in 145 countries, including Cambodia, to help children continue their studies after school closures around the world due to Covid-19.

  • Pandemic profiteers to face long arm of law

    Publication date 30 March 2020 | 01:11 | ICT

    The Ministry of Commerce has called on shop owners and online sellers to maintain prices. It warned of legal action against opportunists profiteering from price increases when the Kingdom is at war with Covid-19.

  • Illegal soil excavators caught in act, ordered to shut

    Publication date 30 March 2020 | 01:10 | ICT

    Police have shuttered two unauthorised soil excavation sites in Kralanh and Puok districts in Siem Reap province, while another illegal soil excavation site near the Bassac River in Kandal province’s Sithbo commune, in Takhmao town,

  • Kantha Bopha does surgeries on nearly 2,000

    Publication date 30 March 2020 | 01:09 | ICT

    Seventy-one children have undergone successful heart operations and interventional catheterisation at the Kantha Bopha Children’s hospitals in Siem Reap province and Phnom Penh in March, the hospital said in its monthly report.

  • Bushmeat seized in B’bang, Pursat, three sent to court

    Publication date 30 March 2020 | 01:08 | ICT

    The Battambang provincial Department of Environment on Sunday detained three out of eight people for electrocuting 123 painted stork babies at the Prek Toal conservation area in Ek Phnom district.

  • Officers detained for assault

    Publication date 30 March 2020 | 01:07 | ICT

    Two military officers are being held for questioning at the Pailin provincial Military Police headquarters after they allegedly used violence on a disabled staff member at a utility firm in Sala Krao district on Wednesday.