The government has decided to lift its ban on direct flights from Malaysia, Indonesia and the Philippines as it is looking to reopen the economy in phases after the Covid-19 situation in the country has been largely brought under control.
Sre Ambel district police in Koh Kong province confiscated over 200kg of illegal substances and arrested six suspects in Sre Ambel commune on October 22.
The Ministry of Information is looking to build radio and TV stations within the Preah Monivong Bokor National Park in Kampot province's Bokor town to expand media coverage in the Kingdom's coastal areas and islands.
The Kandal Provincial Administration has warned businesses transporting construction materials such as sand, rocks and gravels of a shutdown if they do not respect their contracts and relevant regulations.
UN officials commended Cambodia's all-out Covid-19 vaccination campaign as the latest batch of vaccines provided through Covax – a global initiative aimed at ensuring equitable access to Covid-19 vaccines – arrived at Phnom Penh International Airport on the evening of October 22.
In the past 18 months, more than 250,000 Cambodian migrant workers have returned from Thailand, with nearly 20,000 of them coronavirus positive, according to the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) Cambodia.
As Cambodia commemorates the 30th anniversary of the Paris Peace Agreement on October 23, Prime Minister Hun Sen recalled his win-win strategy that eventually brought about full peace in 1998 after decades of war and factional conflict.
Thai authorities have lifted quarantine requirements for fully vaccinated airline passengers from Cambodia and 45 other countries and territories, effective November 1, according to the Cambodian embassy in Thailand.
The Ministry of Health on October 23 reported 144 new Covid-19 cases, 32 of which were imported.
Ministry of Health spokeswoman Or Vandine announced that the first round of Covid-19 vaccinations for people aged 18 and over had come to a close.