Category Archives: The Phnom Penh Post

Two Covid-positive newborns successfully undergo surgery

Two newborns positive for the novel coronavirus have undergone successful surgical operations, Kantha Bopha IV children’s hospital in Phnom Penh reported on May 22. In a Facebook post, the hospital noted that the neonates – aged 14 and 17 days – contracted the virus from their mothers. The 14-day-old had bowel obstruction due to abnormal […]

Nine more Covid death, 560 infections in Cambodia

The Ministry of Health on May 23 reported another 560 Covid-19 cases, all but 15 of which were linked to the February 20 community outbreak. The ministry also reported nine new deaths and 537 recoveries. As of May 23, Cambodia had recorded a total of 25,205 Covid-19 cases with 17,701 recoveries and 176 fatalities. Source […]