Flowers on sale on Valentine's day in Phnom Penh. (Keat Soriththeavy/VOD)

Updated: Caution Spreads as Covid-19 Tops 500 Daily Cases

Daily Covid-19 cases hit 500 on Monday as Phnom Penh officials set off to remind restaurants to keep up health precautions on Valentine’s Day evening. No significant changes in health measures have been announced so far.

Phnom Penh Municipal Court in December 2021. (Ananth Baliga/VOD)

Defense Silenced by Private Phone Evidence in Opposition Mass Trials

Transcripts of phone calls between a CNRP activist and his wife and among opposition supporters, in which they spoke of Covid-19 concerns including a potential government cover-up, featured in the penultimate hearing of a mass trial case at the Phnom Penh Municipal Court.

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Public Fourth-Dose Vaccinations, Locations

Phnom Penh City Hall on Wednesday announced public fourth-dose vaccinations starting January 21 for residents aged 60 or older and February 1 for others.

A man checks the news on his smartphone. (Heng Vichet/VOD)

One-Year Imprisonment Upheld for Vaccine-Critical Facebook Posts

The Appeal Court on Tuesday upheld one-year jail sentences against two former opposition activists for incitement and insult after they criticized the distribution of Chinese-made Covid-19 vaccines in Cambodia before they were approved by the WHO.