Cambodia Slams U.S. “Cambodia Democracy And Human Rights Act Of 2022”

The Cambodian Senate, yesterday slammed the so-called “Cambodia Democracy and Human Rights Act of 2022,” released by the United States recently, saying, the bill contains biased, unfounded and prejudiced content.   The senate said in a statement that, the U.S. bill was driven by geopolitical motives.   The bill excessively subscribed to contested sources, constitutes […]

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Brunei Central Bank Expects Low Inflation Rate Despite Global Price Hike

Brunei Darussalam Central Bank (BDCB), expects the country’s inflation to remain low, despite global price hike, caused by geopolitical tension.   According to the BDCB’s semi-annual policy statement, released yesterday on its website, the BDCB noted that, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) had revised its 2022 global growth forecast, from 4.4 to 3.6 percent due […]

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WHO declares monkeypox a global health emergency amid rising cases

The World Health Organization (WHO) declared the monkeypox outbreak, which has affected nearly 17,000 people in 74 countries, to be a global health emergency — the highest alarm it can sound.   “I have decided that the global monkeypox outbreak represents a public health emergency of international concern,” WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said at […]

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Monkeypox Patient From Thailand Found In Cambodian Capital: Deputy Governor

A Nigerian man, who contracted monkeypox, and fled Thailand recently, was found here in the capital of Cambodia last night, a deputy governor said.   The 27-year-old man, identified as Osmond Chihazirim Nzerem, was found at Phsar Deum Thkov, in the Chamkarmon district, after a report from the Thai authority, said Koeut Chhe, deputy governor […]

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Cambodia Exported Agricultural Products Worth 1.94 Billion USD To China In Past Three Years: Minister

Cambodia exported more than 2.4 million tonnes of agricultural products to China, from 2019 to Jun, 2022, earning a gross revenue of 1.94 billion U.S. dollars, Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Veng Sakhon, said.   The country shipped 24 kinds of agricultural products to China, he said, in a Facebook post, adding that, they […]

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Singapore Reported 7,889 New COVID-19 Cases

Singapore reported 7,889 new cases of COVID-19 yesterday, bringing the total tally to 1,652,981.   Of the new cases, 804 cases were detected through PCR (polymerase chain reaction) tests, and 7,085 through ART (antigen rapid test) tests, according to statistics released by the Ministry of Health.   Among the PCR cases, 763 were local transmissions […]

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