News file for: Cambodia

Drug-Resistant Malaria Threatens Southeast Asia

Drug-Resistant Malaria Threatens Southeast Asia

Drug-resistant malaria parasites, requiring a longer duration of treatment, have emerged in Southeast Asia.

Drug-Resistant Malaria Widespread In SEA

Drug-Resistant Malaria Widespread In SEA

Scientists raise concerns of drug-resistant malaria sweeping across Southeast Asia.

Bridging The ASEAN Research Gap

Bridging The ASEAN Research Gap

Research and innovation in ASEAN has not kept pace with economic growth the region has enjoyed, writes Crispin Maslog.

New Wolf Snake Discovered In Cambodia

New Wolf Snake Discovered In Cambodia

The eighth new snake to be discovered in the Cardamom Mountains of Phnom Penh, Lycodon zoosvictoriae has a unique coloration that allows it to blend in seamlessly with its environment.

Unusual Parenting Behavior Observed In Asian Frogs

Unusual Parenting Behavior Observed In Asian Frogs

The efforts of C. hansenae in caring for their young prevent the eggs from drying out and could act as a buffer against environmental pressures.

Drug-Resistant Malaria Gaining Ground In SE Asia

Drug-Resistant Malaria Gaining Ground In SE Asia

Although malaria deaths and diagnoses have declined, a worrying drug-resistance is emerging in Southeast Asia.

Southeast Asia “Hotspot” for Emerging Infectious Diseases

Southeast Asia “Hotspot” for Emerging Infectious Diseases

With increased urbanization and air travel, Southeast Asia has become a “hotspot” for emerging infectious diseases, experts say.

JGC Corp To Develop Hospital Business In Cambodia

JGC Corp To Develop Hospital Business In Cambodia

JGC Corporation has initiated the construction of a hospital in Phnom Penh, Cambodia incorporating Japanese medical technology and hospitality.

Professor Tommy Koh: The Future Of Water Today

Professor Tommy Koh: The Future Of Water Today

National University of Singapore’s Professor Tommy Koh highlights the importance of treasuring water and discusses solutions to conserve water.

Rice Consumption In Bangladesh Linked To High Arsenic Exposure & Toxicity

Rice Consumption In Bangladesh Linked To High Arsenic Exposure & Toxicity

A study of more than 18,000 people in Bangladesh has established a link between rice consumption and arsenic exposure and toxicity.