Lao morning news for July 16

Lao morning news for July 16

Laos borders to stay closed to foreign nationals The Laos government will keep its borders closed to foreign nationals and impose testing and the issuing of medical certificates before travelers are allowed to exit the tiny landlocked, communist country in a bid to combat the Covid-19 pandemic. — UCA News PM advises govt sectors on […]

Cambodia morning news for July 16

Cambodia morning news for July 16

ADB says Kingdom to lose 390,000 jobs The Asian Development Bank (ADB) predicts Cambodia will suffer 390,000 job losses this year due to the Covid-19 pandemic. But it congratulated the government for its response to the crisis and its cash transfer programme for the poor and vulnerable. — The Phnom Penh Post Int’l tourist arrivals […]

Lao morning news for July 15

Lao morning news for July 15

Lao health ministry unveils requirements for traveller’s medical certificates The National Taskforce Committee for Covid-19 Prevention and Control has assigned Lao Ministry of Health to conduct tests and issue medical certificates for travellers who need to exit Laos. — The Star Cambodia builds new checkpoints along Laos, Thailand border Cambodia is constructing 16 border checkpoints […]

Cambodia morning news for July 15

Cambodia morning news for July 15

Cambodia Detects Nine New Cases of COVID-19 on Flight from Saudi Arabia Cambodia on Tuesday reported nine new cases of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), according to the Ministry of Health. — Cambodianess Cambodia to introduce 7% gaming tax Cambodia’s new gaming law will include a 7 per cent tax on gross gaming revenue (GGR), […]

Lao morning news for July 14

Lao morning news for July 14

Laos: Dengue cases rising fast; more than 20,000 tested for Covid-19 The Laos Ministry of Health on Monday reported 254 new confirmed cases of dengue fever, with most of the cases occurring in Laos capital Vientiane. — The Star Health ministry details requirements for traveller’s mandatory medical certificates TThe National Taskforce Committee for Covid-19 Prevention […]

Cambodia morning news for July 14

Cambodia morning news for July 14

15 new COVID-19 cases: Returnees from Saudi Arabia test positive for virus The Health Ministry has reported 15 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number in Cambodia to 156. — Khmer Times Gov’t: ‘Immigration Campaign’ To Stop Anti-Ethnic Vietnamese ‘Nationalism’ The Cambodian Interior Ministry said its handling of immigration issues, especially with ethnic Vietnamese […]

Lao morning news for July 13

Lao morning news for July 13

Laos see dengue cases double since May Health officials in Laos have seen the number of dengue fever cases double since May 30. According to the most recent numbers from the Lao Ministry of Health Thursday, 2,661 people has been diagnosed with dengue fever. — Outbreak News Today Social Media Uproar After Lao Schoolboy Kicked […]

Cambodia morning news for July 13

Cambodia morning news for July 13

15 out of 80 Cambodians repatriated from Saudi Arabia tested positive for COVID-19. Tally now 156 Cambodia reported 15 new positive cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), the tally rising to 156, the Ministry of Health said in a press release issued this morning. — Khmer Times Traders let over border to pick up merchandise […]

Lao morning news for July 10

Lao morning news for July 10

Public urged to adapt to new normal The National Taskforce Committee for Covid-19 Prevention and Control has urged the public to adapt to new normal in order to prevent possible second wave of Covid-19. — KPL PM visits farms, industries to boost local suppliers, production The Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith on Thursday visited an organic […]

Cambodia morning news for July 10

Cambodia morning news for July 10

US lobby group calls for full taxes on all Cambodian rice Cambodian rice exports to the US could face full tariffs after a lobby group called for the imposition of full tariffs on the crop. — Khmer Times Cambodia’s Exports Remain Positive despite Covid-19 Threat During the first five months of 2020, Cambodia’s exports demonstrate […]

Lao morning news for July 9

Lao morning news for July 9

All Travellers Exiting Laos Required to Have Medical Documents All travellers exiting Laos will be required to produce medical certificates for their destination country to contain the spread of COVID-19, a Lao official said. — Fresh News Mobile clinic vans deliver youth-friendly services The United Nations Population Fund and the Ministry of Health organized in […]

Cambodia morning news for July 9

Cambodia morning news for July 9

Cambodia’s tourist hotspot bans dog meat trade The Cambodian tourist town of Siem Reap has banned the dog meat trade, a victory for animal rights campaigners who describe the area as the “lynchpin” of an industry that slaughters millions of creatures each year. — Channel News Asia Cambodia bolsters tourism sector with tax incentives, emphasises […]