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Meet the Women in GovTech 2018 - GovInsider

Meet the Women in GovTech 2018  GovInsider

Grace Hopper, a pioneer of computer programming, had a clock that ran backwards and a pirate flag on her office wall. These served as reminders for the ...

14 Dec 2018 | 7:36 am

Get your credit health check done, urges Credit Bureau Cambodia - The Phnom Penh Post

Get your credit health check done, urges Credit Bureau Cambodia  The Phnom Penh Post

At least once a year people go for their health check-up to make sure their health condition is good. But many people don't do their financial health check,” ...

14 Dec 2018 | 1:50 am

Wellington Zoo's Malayan Sun Bear Sean euthanised after his health slips - TVNZ

Wellington Zoo's Malayan Sun Bear Sean euthanised after his health slips  TVNZ

Wellington Zoo's 22-year old Malayan Sun Bear, rescued in Cambodia almost 21 years ago, was euthanised today following recent deterioration of his health.

13 Dec 2018 | 9:36 pm

New collaboration to improve aged care access for Vietnamese and Indo Chinese Australians - Talking Aged Care

New collaboration to improve aged care access for Vietnamese and Indo Chinese Australians  Talking Aged Care

Australian Unity and Multicultural Care Assist have embarked on a new initiative to provide more targeted and culturally responsive aged care packages and ...

13 Dec 2018 | 8:47 pm

Swapping tablets for trainers - Khmer Times

Swapping tablets for trainers  Khmer Times

In this age of technology, more often than not we would find children of all ages with their head buried in gadgets – be it smartphones, tablets, or even laptops.

13 Dec 2018 | 12:08 pm

Dobbs named new State Health Officer - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Dobbs named new State Health Officer  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Interim State Health Officer and former State Epidemiologist Dr. Thomas E. Dobbs has been appointed Mississippi's new State Health Officer, the Mississippi ...

13 Dec 2018 | 10:27 am

Vietnamese face deportation - Politico

Vietnamese face deportation  Politico

The caravan's democracy — Congress strikes #MeToo deal.

13 Dec 2018 | 9:00 am

Delhi high court bans e-pharmacies like NetMeds, Medlife, 1mg - Quartz

Delhi high court bans e-pharmacies like NetMeds, Medlife, 1mg  Quartz

Indians can't purchase medicines online legally anymore. On Dec.12, the Delhi high court ordered a complete ban on online pharmacies across the country with ...

13 Dec 2018 | 2:38 am

mClinica's pharmacy technology platform reach over 100000 pharmacy professionals across 6 countries in the ASEAN region - MobiHealthNews

mClinica's pharmacy technology platform reach over 100000 pharmacy professionals across 6 countries in the ASEAN region  MobiHealthNews

The Singapore headquartered mClinica has recently reached a milestone to become the largest pharmacy data technology player in Southeast Asia: its platform ...

12 Dec 2018 | 9:03 pm

EU ambassador to Cambodia: Rights a 'work in progress' - The Phnom Penh Post

EU ambassador to Cambodia: Rights a 'work in progress'  The Phnom Penh Post

The EU ambassador to Cambodia has called human rights “a work in progress” and said the 28-nation bloc has “carefully” noted last week's statement by the ...

11 Dec 2018 | 10:28 pm

Associations between sex work laws and sex workers' health: A systematic review and meta-analysis of quantitative and qualitative studies - PLoS Blogs

Associations between sex work laws and sex workers' health: A systematic review and meta-analysis of quantitative and qualitative studies  PLoS Blogs

Sex workers are at disproportionate risk of violence and sexual and emotional ill health, harms that have been linked to the criminalisation of sex work.

11 Dec 2018 | 12:46 pm

Gunma teacher's gift to kids in Cambodia: a decent education:The Asahi Shimbun - Asahi Shimbun

Gunma teacher's gift to kids in Cambodia: a decent education:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

ISESAKI, Gunma Prefecture--As a child, Miyuki Hoshino, now 92, thought about quitting school because her family was so poor. It was wartime Japan, after all.

10 Dec 2018 | 4:00 pm

Policymakers pledge to strengthen tobacco control & prevention of NCDs - BSA bureau

Policymakers pledge to strengthen tobacco control & prevention of NCDs  BSA bureau

The summit was hosted under the aegis of the Asia Pacific Cities Alliance for Tobacco Control and Prevention of Noncommunicable Disease [AP-CAT], the ...

10 Dec 2018 | 5:33 am

Cambodia increasing tourism arrivals - ITIJ

Cambodia increasing tourism arrivals  ITIJ

Cambodia is building two new airports as part of plans to increase tourism arrivals.

10 Dec 2018 | 5:18 am

NagaWorld to plant 1000 trees for a greener Cambodia - Khmer Times

NagaWorld to plant 1000 trees for a greener Cambodia  Khmer Times

NagaWorld joins the Ministries of Environment and Education and City Hall to achieving a cleaner and greener Cambodia.

9 Dec 2018 | 12:07 pm

Shirley Hinde - The Conversation UK

Shirley Hinde  The Conversation UK

Currently my role is Senior Lecturer within the Nutrition and Dietetic Department of Cardiff Metropolitan University. I am also a Registered Dietitian.

7 Dec 2018 | 3:31 pm

Lynsey’s adventure for charity in Cambodia - News Guardian

Lynsey’s adventure for charity in Cambodia  News Guardian

After completing a week-long trek in Asia, a North Shields resident has now raised £5000 for a good cause.

7 Dec 2018 | 2:37 pm

Vietnam treasures friendship, cooperation with Cambodia: Party leader - Nhan Dan Online

Vietnam treasures friendship, cooperation with Cambodia: Party leader  Nhan Dan Online

NDO/VNA – Vietnam will do its utmost to preserve, protect and nurture the solidarity and comprehensive cooperation with Cambodia, General Secretary of the ...

7 Dec 2018 | 8:49 am

IDPoor: a poverty identification programme that enables collaboration across sectors for maternal and child health in Cambodia - The BMJ

IDPoor: a poverty identification programme that enables collaboration across sectors for maternal and child health in Cambodia  The BMJ

BMJ 2018; 363 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.k4698 (Published 07 December 2018) Cite this as: BMJ 2018;363:k4698. Article; Related *content*; Metrics ...

7 Dec 2018 | 4:10 am

ACB trains Cambodia, Singapore environment officials on conservation in PH - Philippine Information Agency

ACB trains Cambodia, Singapore environment officials on conservation in PH  Philippine Information Agency

LOS BANOS LAGUNA, Dec. 7 — Environment officials from Cambodia and Singapore underwent two-week training courses in the Philippines through the ...

7 Dec 2018 | 1:12 am

Cambodia's ocean film festival highlights marine conservation, Post - The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia's ocean film festival highlights marine conservation, Post  The Phnom Penh Post

Phnom penh hosted Cambodia's first ocean themed film festival this week, with Siem Reap the next destination for the travelling film showcase. The 2018 Siem ...

6 Dec 2018 | 8:56 pm

‘Our Ancestors’ Graves have been Drowned’: Cambodian Dam Wipes Out Hill Tribe Way of Life - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

‘Our Ancestors’ Graves have been Drowned’: Cambodian Dam Wipes Out Hill Tribe Way of Life  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Some 860 families from various indigenous minorities lived for generations near the rivers in northeast Cambodia until a Chinese-backed dam flooded the area.

6 Dec 2018 | 1:45 pm

THE GREAT ANGKOR RACE - Khmer Times

THE GREAT ANGKOR RACE  Khmer Times

The 23rd Angkor Wat International Half Marathon last Sunday became a huge opportunity for people from different countries to recognise and celebrate the ...

6 Dec 2018 | 12:09 pm

Growth of Healthcare in India has Global Impact, Says Union Health Secy Ahead of Global Partners Forum - News18

Growth of Healthcare in India has Global Impact, Says Union Health Secy Ahead of Global Partners Forum  News18

The fourth edition of the forum will be held on December 12 and 13 in New Delhi. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the two-day event.

6 Dec 2018 | 4:19 am

European Sanctions Are a Response to Cambodia's Totalitarian Shift - The Diplomat

European Sanctions Are a Response to Cambodia's Totalitarian Shift  The Diplomat

Since 2001 Cambodia has benefited from an exceptional trading advantage, granted by the European Union thanks to an initiative known as “Everything But ...

6 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Philippine-made products to enter Cambodia market — DFA - INQUIRER.net

Philippine-made products to enter Cambodia market — DFA  INQUIRER.net

MANILA, Philippines — More products made in the Philippines are expected to enter Cambodia's consumer market in the coming months as companies intend ...

5 Dec 2018 | 5:57 pm

6,000 Girls In 27 Countries Have A Promising Future Because Of This Woman - Forbes

6,000 Girls In 27 Countries Have A Promising Future Because Of This Woman  Forbes

On a typical weekday morning, you would expect to find a pre-teen girl sitting in a middle school classroom. You would not expect to find her working on a factory ...

5 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia sees 15233 dengue fever cases in 11 months, killing 16 - The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia sees 15233 dengue fever cases in 11 months, killing 16  The Cambodia Daily

Phnom Penh – Cambodia had reported a total of 15,233 dengue fever cases in the first 11 months this year, an increase of about 50 percent over the same ...

4 Dec 2018 | 7:26 pm

AIDS fight successes praised - The Phnom Penh Post

AIDS fight successes praised  The Phnom Penh Post

The chairman of the National AIDS Authority (NAA) said on Saturday that Cambodia is successfully combating AIDS, having reached 90 per cent of its 2025 ...

3 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Access to Soap in Cambodia - Borgen Project

Access to Soap in Cambodia  Borgen Project

Access to soap in Cambodia; A young, motivated entrepreneur is aiding the poor in an ingenious way: soap. After studying abroad in Cambodia, Samir Lakhani ...

30 Nov 2018 | 9:30 am

Towards an AIDS free generation in Cambodia - Khmer Times

Towards an AIDS free generation in Cambodia  Khmer Times

Tomorrow is World AIDS Day. While Cambodia has made remarkable progress in the fight against AIDS, strong and continued investment in HIV programmes is ...

30 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Germany set to launch first loan to Cambodia - The Phnom Penh Post

Germany set to launch first loan to Cambodia  The Phnom Penh Post

The German Embassy on Thursday announced its first loan to the Kingdom of Cambodia of €30 million ($34.06 million), which will be used to upgrade its rural ...

30 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

UK meets UN target in drive to end HIV epidemic - The Guardian

UK meets UN target in drive to end HIV epidemic  The Guardian

More than 90% of cases are diagnosed, on treatment and virally suppressed, Public Health England says.

29 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

World Bank expects Cambodian economy to grow higher this year - The Phnom Penh Post

World Bank expects Cambodian economy to grow higher this year  The Phnom Penh Post

The World Bank on Wednesday released its latest edition of Cambodia's economic outlook, expecting that the Kingdom's economy will grow higher this year ...

29 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Czech photographer in Cambodia: I aim to tell a story through my photographs - Radio Prague

Czech photographer in Cambodia: I aim to tell a story through my photographs  Radio Prague

Jakub Žák is a photographer who spent more than five years in South-East Asia documenting the work of the Czech Development Agency and other NGOs ...

29 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Furness General staff help country heal following brutal regime - NW Evening Mail

Furness General staff help country heal following brutal regime  NW Evening Mail

STAFF from Furness General Hospital were among others seeking to transform the healthcare of Cambodia following the brutal regime of Pol Pot's.

28 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Why Africa's healthcare is struggling with basics - Down To Earth Magazine

Why Africa's healthcare is struggling with basics  Down To Earth Magazine

Without political will and robust investments in healthcare, Africa cannot break out of the underdevelopment trap.

28 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Kawana Waters students spread goodwill to Cambodia - Sunshine Coast Daily

Kawana Waters students spread goodwill to Cambodia  Sunshine Coast Daily

A GROUP of volunteer senior students from Kawana Waters State College and staff set off to Cambodia in the September school holidays to work in village ...

28 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Judges Split on Whether Cambodia Tribunal Can Pursue Khmer Rouge Commander - The New York Times

Judges Split on Whether Cambodia Tribunal Can Pursue Khmer Rouge Commander  The New York Times

BANGKOK — Cambodian and foreign investigating judges issued conflicting rulings on Wednesday on whether a United Nations-backed tribunal, which this ...

28 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Helping Victims of Genocide in Cambodia – 40 Years On - UConn Today

Helping Victims of Genocide in Cambodia – 40 Years On  UConn Today

In mid-November, for the first time, a United Nations-backed international tribunal called what occurred in Cambodia in the 1970s under Pol Pot's Khmer Rouge ...

28 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

World Diabetes Day 2018: Cambodia pushes for family support in diabetes management and prevention - Khmer Times

World Diabetes Day 2018: Cambodia pushes for family support in diabetes management and prevention  Khmer Times

Diabetes is one of the common causes of death across the globe. In fact, the World Health Organisation has estimated that in 2030, this non communicable ...

27 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Drug treatment 'more than doubled' in 2018 - The Phnom Penh Post

Drug treatment 'more than doubled' in 2018  The Phnom Penh Post

The number of drug addicts receiving treatment at health centres across the Kingdom this year has more than doubled compared to the same period last year, ...

27 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

More than 200 Chinese arrested in Cambodia for online scams - CityNews Vancouver

More than 200 Chinese arrested in Cambodia for online scams  CityNews Vancouver

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — Police in Cambodia have arrested more than 200 Chinese citizens accused of defrauding people in China over the internet. Gen.

26 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Weekend catch-up: APEC wash-up, Cambodia's genocide ruling, more - The Interpreter

Weekend catch-up: APEC wash-up, Cambodia's genocide ruling, more  The Interpreter

Health security woes, China squeezes Australian farmers, and the Andaman islands: the week that was on The Interpreter.

24 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

President's Malaria Initiative: Cambodia - Abbreviated Malaria Operational Plan FY 2019 - Cambodia - ReliefWeb

President's Malaria Initiative: Cambodia - Abbreviated Malaria Operational Plan FY 2019 - Cambodia  ReliefWeb

I. INTRODUCTION. This abbreviated fiscal year (FY) 2019 Malaria Operational Plan (MOP) presents an implementation plan for Cambodia, based on the ...

20 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

#FreeKaavan: Islamabad zoo's 'isolated' elephant may be released if found suffering from mental health problems - Samaa Digital

#FreeKaavan: Islamabad zoo's 'isolated' elephant may be released if found suffering from mental health problems  Samaa Digital

“If his medical examination shows that he is suffering medical health problems, and then he will be released,” said Zoo Director Sohail Khan. However, if he is ...

19 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Sanofi Cambodia marks World Diabetes Day 2018 - Khmer Times

Sanofi Cambodia marks World Diabetes Day 2018  Khmer Times

Siem Reap November 18, 2018 – Sanofi Cambodia, in collaboration with the Cambodian Diabetes Association (CDA), organised the World Diabetes Day under ...

19 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

A young doctor with a humanitarian heart - Channel NewsAsia

A young doctor with a humanitarian heart  Channel NewsAsia

Dr Tam Wai Jia wants to use her public health degree, made partly possible by the Lee Kuan Yew Scholarship, to help Singapore's ageing population ...

19 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide in Cambodia’s ‘Nuremberg’ moment - The Guardian

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide in Cambodia’s ‘Nuremberg’ moment  The Guardian

Khieu Samphan and Nuon Chea are the two most senior living leaders of regime that presided over deaths of at least 1.7 million in Cambodia.

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Heed The Inviting Call Of Cambodia's Siem Reap - Star2.com

Heed The Inviting Call Of Cambodia's Siem Reap  Star2.com

Step into Siem Reap and you will feel as though you have stepped back into time a little bit. It has the feel of how our country used to be, maybe two decades ...

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Packed prisons hit inmate health - Khmer Times

Packed prisons hit inmate health  Khmer Times

A penal department official with the Interior Ministry raises concerns regarding the spread of communicable diseases.

15 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

How Traumatized Children See the World, According to Their Drawings - TIME

How Traumatized Children See the World, According to Their Drawings  TIME

The key to tackling trauma is a constant, loving caregiver. That makes separating migrant families even more troubling.

14 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Pregnant women among 15 arrested for alleged surrogacy in Cambodia - ABC News

Pregnant women among 15 arrested for alleged surrogacy in Cambodia  ABC News

Fifteen people have been arrested in Cambodia for allegedly taking part in illegal surrogacy, the Kingdom's anti-trafficking authority says.

11 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

China, Cambodia to up healthcare cooperation - The Phnom Penh Post

China, Cambodia to up healthcare cooperation  The Phnom Penh Post

Officials in China's Jiangsu province say they will cooperate with Cambodia on healthcare as Sino-Cambodian relations are “at the highest point”, with bilateral ...

1 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

RHC-P supports blood safety program in Cambodia - United States Army

RHC-P supports blood safety program in Cambodia  United States Army

A team of medical professionals from Regional Health Command-Pacific's medical treatment facilities and units, in partnership with U.S. Indo-Pacific Command ...

30 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

BBC World Service - The Forum, Cambodia's ancient Khmer Empire, The founder of the world's earliest public health system? - BBC News

BBC World Service - The Forum, Cambodia's ancient Khmer Empire, The founder of the world's earliest public health system?  BBC News

Jayavarman 7th, arguably the most ambitious of Khmer kings, was a great builder: he ordered the construction of many large temples and other public ...

29 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Coming AI Revolution - Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting

Cambodia's Coming AI Revolution  Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting

Cambodia's tech sector is blooming and the country's structural challenges might actually be strengths when adapting to the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

25 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia to Again Search for US Vietnam War Dead - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Cambodia to Again Search for US Vietnam War Dead  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Cambodia has agreed to resume a search effort with the United States for the remains of Americans killed in the Vietnam War, the Foreign Ministry said Sunday, ...

14 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

UN ‘Apologizes’ to End Row With Cambodia Over Poverty Level Measurement - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

UN ‘Apologizes’ to End Row With Cambodia Over Poverty Level Measurement  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The poverty measurement angered the Cambodian government, which has claimed success in eradicating poverty in Cambodia.

10 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

The invisible epidemic - The Phnom Penh Post

The invisible epidemic  The Phnom Penh Post

Kong Yam's sight is failing. Having worked all her life, the mother-of-six now struggles to complete everyday activities like making rice porridge for her grandson.

3 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

GE Foundation funds millions to support safe surgery in Cambodia - The Phnom Penh Post

GE Foundation funds millions to support safe surgery in Cambodia  The Phnom Penh Post

The GE Foundation is committed to expand the Safe Surgery 2020 program in Southeast Asia, with the inclusion of Cambodia and Laos. The foundation ...

2 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

'I will not give them the baby': the plight of Cambodia's detained surrogates - The Guardian

'I will not give them the baby': the plight of Cambodia's detained surrogates  The Guardian

Women lured by the chance to escape poverty explain how they have gone from being treated as victims to criminals.

2 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Accused Vietnam of Systematic Logging Fraud - ວີໂອເອ-ລາວ (VOA)

Cambodia Accused Vietnam of Systematic Logging Fraud  ວີໂອເອ-ລາວ (VOA)

Officials sought INTERPOL intervention to investigate illegal timber smuggling.

2 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Beat Richner: Doctor to the poor children of Cambodia - The Globe and Mail

Beat Richner: Doctor to the poor children of Cambodia  The Globe and Mail

Beat Richner, a Swiss pediatrician who opened a network of children's hospitals in Cambodia at a time when quality health care was all but non-existent in that ...

24 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Beat Richner, Doctor to Cambodia’s Needy Young, Dies at 71 - The New York Times

Beat Richner, Doctor to Cambodia’s Needy Young, Dies at 71  The New York Times

Dr. Richner turned a war-ravaged pediatric hospital in Phnom Penh into a network of five medical centers that now serve one million patients a year.

21 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

James Ricketson: Cambodia pardons Australian filmmaker jailed for espionage - ABC News

James Ricketson: Cambodia pardons Australian filmmaker jailed for espionage  ABC News

Cambodian authorities issue a royal pardon for Australian filmmaker James Ricketson, who was last month sentenced to six years in prison for espionage.

21 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia: opposition leader Kem Sokha released from prison - The Guardian

Cambodia: opposition leader Kem Sokha released from prison  The Guardian

Leader of the Cambodia National Rescue Party was accused of treason after government crackdown on critics.

10 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Disease, disgust and dollars: Growing demand for dog meat in Cambodia - Channel NewsAsia

Disease, disgust and dollars: Growing demand for dog meat in Cambodia  Channel NewsAsia

The dog meat trade is on the rise in Cambodia with more restaurants serving a growing demand for the controversial food. Despite progress in ...

9 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Swiss children's doctor who worked in Cambodia dies - swissinfo.ch

Swiss children's doctor who worked in Cambodia dies  swissinfo.ch

Beat Richner, a Swiss paediatric doctor and cellist famous for his work in Cambodia, has died at the age of 71 after a serious illness, his foundation said on ...

9 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

When “Healing Medicine” Is Bad for Public Health - VOA Khmer

When “Healing Medicine” Is Bad for Public Health  VOA Khmer

Poor control of antibiotics has raised the risk of deadly drug resistance developing in Cambodia.

6 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

James Ricketson’s daughter pleads for release of film-maker jailed in Cambodia - The Guardian

James Ricketson’s daughter pleads for release of film-maker jailed in Cambodia  The Guardian

Daughter says the health of the 69-year-old Australian, who was sentenced to six years jail, is failing and he could die in prison.

4 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Australian filmmaker James Ricketson found guilty of espionage in Cambodia - CNN

Australian filmmaker James Ricketson found guilty of espionage in Cambodia  CNN

Australian filmmaker James Ricketson has been sentenced to six years in a Cambodian prison, after being found guilty of spying for an unnamed country.

31 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Has The Iron Fish's Luck Run Out? - Bright Magazine

Has The Iron Fish's Luck Run Out?  Bright Magazine

Villagers threw the fish-shaped, cast-iron ingots into their food and the Lucky Iron Fish slowly released about 7 mg of iron into whatever was being cooked.

30 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia: Free Opposition Leader Kem Sokha - Human Rights Watch

Cambodia: Free Opposition Leader Kem Sokha  Human Rights Watch

Cambodian authorities should drop all charges and immediately release the opposition leader Kem Sokha.

21 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Vietnamese businesses contribute to development of Cambodia - Khmer Times

Vietnamese businesses contribute to development of Cambodia  Khmer Times

Vietnam has 206 investment projects in Cambodia, with a total registered investment of $3.02 billion. In the near future, economic cooperation will continue to be ...

15 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Unprepared for the ‘Silent Killer’: Cambodia’s Coming Epidemic of Kidney Disease - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Unprepared for the ‘Silent Killer’: Cambodia’s Coming Epidemic of Kidney Disease  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

In the corridors of Preah Ket Mealea Dialysis Center, where patients with end-stage kidney disease spend hours every day hooked up to blood-purifying ...

10 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen's ruling party in Cambodia claims all 125 election seats in sham poll dubbed 'death of democracy' - The Telegraph

Hun Sen's ruling party in Cambodia claims all 125 election seats in sham poll dubbed 'death of democracy'  The Telegraph

Prime Minister Hun Sen's ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) said on Monday it had won all 125 parliamentary seats up for grabs in a general election a ...

30 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

In Cambodia, a tobacco control campaign helped. But now what? - Devex

In Cambodia, a tobacco control campaign helped. But now what?  Devex

MANILA — “When you smoke around kids, you expose them to thousands of chemicals that are killing them alive …” begins a public *service* announcement by ...

27 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

A “slight correction on democracy” in Cambodia - The Economist

A “slight correction on democracy” in Cambodia  The Economist

ALONG the banks of the swollen Mekong, aspiring politicians lead small convoys of vehicles through the countryside. Loudspeakers in the backs of pickups ...

26 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

A Mahathir-like figure, a car crash, and Cambodia’s ‘election’ - South China Morning Post

A Mahathir-like figure, a car crash, and Cambodia’s ‘election’  South China Morning Post

Prince Norodom Ranariddh was a former leader returning to politics, but his severe injury in a head-on collision means Prime Minister Hun Sen is unable to give ...

22 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

For Cambodia Anemia Crisis, The Limits Of A 'Lucky Iron Fish' - Worldcrunch

For Cambodia Anemia Crisis, The Limits Of A 'Lucky Iron Fish'  Worldcrunch

They're cute, affordable and simple to use. But upon further review, Lucky Iron Fish aren't, perhaps, a legitimate cure to the widespread health problem of ...

17 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Pregnant Cambodian surrogates charged with human trafficking - BioNews

Pregnant Cambodian surrogates charged with human trafficking  BioNews

At least 32 pregnant Cambodian women have been charged for involvement in human trafficking. The charges come after five suspected leaders of the ...

16 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Facebook now 'crucial' news source in run-up to Cambodia election - Nikkei Asian Review

Facebook now 'crucial' news source in run-up to Cambodia election  Nikkei Asian Review

PHNOM PENH -- The Cambodian government is taking no chances on being challenged at the polls this month, having extended its media crackdown to social.

12 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia: 33 pregnant women found in raid on child surrogacy ring - The Guardian

Cambodia: 33 pregnant women found in raid on child surrogacy ring  The Guardian

Police say a Chinese manager appears to be the mastermind behind an illegal “rent a womb” operation at two Phnom Penh apartments.

23 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

He survived Cambodia’s killing fields, only to be shot in West Philly by man with an AK-47 - Philly.com

He survived Cambodia’s killing fields, only to be shot in West Philly by man with an AK-47  Philly.com

When a man with an AK-47 shot Mike Poeng outside his West Philadelphia beer deli last month, it was not Poeng's first encounter with a deadly assault-style ...

20 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia and Thailand step up health cooperation - Khmer Times

Cambodia and Thailand step up health cooperation  Khmer Times

The Cambodian and Thai Health Ministries sign an agreement for cooperation.

18 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Ministry of Health calls out sex pill vendors - The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia's Ministry of Health calls out sex pill vendors  The Cambodia Daily

The ministry urged the public not to purchase the illicit products. It said because they were not registered, their origins are unclear and they weren't tested to ...

15 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

US Sanctions Cambodian General Over Human Rights Abuses - Voice of America

US Sanctions Cambodian General Over Human Rights Abuses  Voice of America

The United States has imposed sanctions on the commander of Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen's personal bodyguard unit over human rights abuses.

14 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Healthier Cambodia with SGMC - Khmer Times

Healthier Cambodia with SGMC  Khmer Times

Singapore Medical Centre (SGMC), managed under DrMap Cambodia, held an engaging talk on “Women's Health” last week. The theme focused on the ...

8 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Stay Healthy. Stay Wealthy. - The Phnom Penh Post

Stay Healthy. Stay Wealthy.  The Phnom Penh Post

CAMBODIANS are more prosperous than at any time in their history, but the pressure of modern life is taking a toll on the health of the nation.

30 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia gears up for Ebola prevention - Khmer Times

Cambodia gears up for Ebola prevention  Khmer Times

The Health Ministry has issued advice to be careful about the Ebola virus disease.

22 May 2018 | 2:00 am

'Nursing took me to the South Pole' - BBC News

'Nursing took me to the South Pole'  BBC News

On International Nurses' Day, three nurses tell their surprising stories of how life has led them to places as far afield as Cambodia and the Antarctic.

12 May 2018 | 2:00 am

China delivers 1st batch of 20 mobile clinics to Cambodia - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

China delivers 1st batch of 20 mobile clinics to Cambodia - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, May 10 (Xinhua) -- China on Thursday delivered the first batch of 20 mobile clinics to Cambodia in order to serve the country's rural communities ...

10 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Bootleg liquor may have killed 14 people in Cambodia - New York Post

Bootleg liquor may have killed 14 people in Cambodia  New York Post

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — A senior Cambodian health official says 14 villagers whose sudden deaths were thought to have been caused by polluted water ...

7 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Australian 'spy' James Ricketson transferred to prison hospital in Cambodia - ABC News

Australian 'spy' James Ricketson transferred to prison hospital in Cambodia  ABC News

Australian filmmaker James Ricketson is transferred to a prison hospital in Cambodia with various health complaints as he awaits trial on espionage charges.

4 May 2018 | 2:00 am

The town that breeds resistance to Malaria drugs - The Guardian

The town that breeds resistance to Malaria drugs  The Guardian

As new waves of the disease threaten the globe, worried scientists want to conduct a mass inoculation in a Cambodian region where new vaccines always seem ...

8 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Ensuring health care for all people in Cambodia - The Phnom Penh Post

Ensuring health care for all people in Cambodia  The Phnom Penh Post

by Dr Yunguo Liu If you or a member of your family had a heart attack, was badly injured in a traffic collision, or was diagnosed with diabetes, would you be able ...

6 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Lymphatic Filariasis has been eliminated in Cambodia - On Health - BMC Blogs Network

Lymphatic Filariasis has been eliminated in Cambodia - On Health  BMC Blogs Network

On the 10th October 2017, a ceremony was held at the WHO regional office in Manila, The Philippines, to celebrate the elimination of lymphatic filariasis (LF) in ...

7 Mar 2018 | 2:00 am

What happens when health care is scarce and TB rates are high - CNN

What happens when health care is scarce and TB rates are high  CNN

Rates of tuberculosis are among the highest globally in Cambodia, where decades of conflict and economic hardship have left people with low levels of health ...

24 Mar 2017 | 2:00 am