Cambodia named World Best Tourism Destination for 2016 by European Council on Tourism

June 18, 2016 by · Comments Off on Cambodia named World Best Tourism Destination for 2016 by European Council on Tourism 

PHNOM PENH, June 16 — The European Council on Tourism and Trade (ECTT) has named cambodia as the World Best Tourism Destination for 2016, said its press release issued late Wednesday.

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Hundreds of Cambodian youth join Valentine's Day blood drive

February 15, 2016 by · Comments Off on Hundreds of Cambodian youth join Valentine's Day blood drive 

PHNOM PENH, Feb. 14 — Cambodia's National Blood Transfusion Center (NBTC) collected about 600 units of blood on Sunday during its third annual Valentine's Day blood drive.

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Cambodia on track to achieve '3 Zeros' HIV/AIDS target by 2020

December 2, 2015 by · Comments Off on Cambodia on track to achieve '3 Zeros' HIV/AIDS target by 2020 

PHNOM PENH, Dec. 1 — cambodia is on track to achieve the "Three Zeros" HIV/AIDS target by 2020, Deputy Prime Minister Men Sam An said here on Tuesday.

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Tourists arrivals jump 13% in Nov

December 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on Tourists arrivals jump 13% in Nov 

HA NOI, Nov. 30 — More than 730,000 foreign visitors traveled to Viet Nam so far in November, a 12.9 per cent increase since last month and 20.5 per cent higher than the same period last year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

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ADB provides USD 64-M to Cambodia for irrigation, malaria control

November 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on ADB provides USD 64-M to Cambodia for irrigation, malaria control 

PHNOM PENH, Nov. 10 — The Asian Development Bank (ADB) on Tuesday signed up to provide a total of USD64 million loan and grant to cambodia for the projects of irrigation and malaria control system, according to an ADB statement.

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Number of foreign visitors to Vietnam continues to rise

October 28, 2015 by · Comments Off on Number of foreign visitors to Vietnam continues to rise 

HANOI, Oct. 26 — Foreign visitors will continue to increase by this year end and beyond partly due to the positive visa policy, said an official of the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT).

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Expert removed from post at Chinese rice research center

October 28, 2015 by · Comments Off on Expert removed from post at Chinese rice research center 

CHANGSHA, Oct. 27 — Yuan Longping, director of Hunan Hybrid Rice Research Center, has been removed from office, sources with the center in Changsha, capital of central China's Hunan Province, confirmed on Tuesday.

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Forum on Maritime Silk Road initiative held in Cambodia

October 28, 2015 by · Comments Off on Forum on Maritime Silk Road initiative held in Cambodia 

PHNOM PENH, Oct. 27 — A forum on China-initiated 21st Century Maritime Silk Road was held here on Tuesday, aiming at promoting the initiative to Cambodian officials, entrepreneurs, economists and researchers.

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Asian visitors continue to drive tourism in Cambodia

October 7, 2015 by · Comments Off on Asian visitors continue to drive tourism in Cambodia 

PHNOM PENH, Oct. 6 — Foreign tourist arrivals to cambodia saw a 5.4 percent increase for the first eight months of the year compared with the same period in 2014 with Vietnamese and Chinese nationals continuing topping the arrivals list, local newspapers reported Tuesday.

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Cambodia sees surge in dengue fever cases

September 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on Cambodia sees surge in dengue fever cases 

PHNOM PENH, Sept. 10 — cambodia has reported 7,799 dengue fever cases in the first eight months of this year, a 250 percent rise from the 2,227 cases over the same period last year, a health official said on Thursday.

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