News file for: Cambodia

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.

Top Concerns For Asia: Mental Health, Obesity, NCDs

Top Concerns For Asia: Mental Health, Obesity, NCDs

Mental health, obesity and non-communicable diseases are top-priority goals for the region between 2015 and 2030, according to experts from nine Asian countries and Australia.

Cambodia In First Measles-Rubella Drive

Cambodia In First Measles-Rubella Drive

Cambodia has stepped up as the first Asian country to introduce a measles-rubella vaccination campaign.

8 Unique Species Discovered In Asia

8 Unique Species Discovered In Asia

Asian Scientist Magazine scopes out the most unique and rarely seen wild species discovered in Asia.

Student Board Game To Fight Rabies In Southeast Asia

Student Board Game To Fight Rabies In Southeast Asia

The United Nations is partnering with the University of Sydney to manufacture a board game that educates children in Asia about the risk of rabies.

New Bird Species Discovered Hiding In Cambodia’s Capital

New Bird Species Discovered Hiding In Cambodia’s Capital

A team of scientists has discovered a previously undocumented species of bird living in Phnom Penh, Cambodia’s capital.