November 10, 2020
Authorities raise awareness of Covid-19 at an intersection in central Phnom Penh on April 15, 2020. (Chorn Chanren/VOD)

Health Ministry Advises Against Weddings, Concerts, Group Dinners

People should avoid social gatherings such as weddings, concerts, dinner parties and group exercise, and conduct meetings and workshops digitally where possible, the Health Ministry said Tuesday evening amid testing and contact tracing for Covid-19 cases related to a diplomat’s visit.

A statue of late King Norodom Sihanouk in Phnom Penh, in 2019. (Tran Techseng/VOD)

Nation Is Already United Without the Opposition, Ruling Party Says

In celebrating the 67th anniversary of Cambodia’s independence from France on Monday, civil society, analysts and government officials reflected on “national unity” — though their views were sharply divided on whether the CNRP should be included in such unity.