Covid-19 in Cambodia: Travel Updates & Reopening Status

21/01/2022

The Ministry of Health permits foreign nationals who enter Cambodia and are found to be positive to self-isolate at hotels, a residence prepared by their embassy, or other settings, with no enforced hospitalization.

The Ministry of Health allows foreign visitors who enter Cambodia and are tested to be positive with Covid-19 to self-isolate in hotels, embassy-provided residences, or other locations, with no compulsory hospitalization.

“All patients are now free to choose a suitable place to quarantine, and should only seek treatment at state hospitals if they cannot find an appropriate location.” the representative said.

14/01/2022

Starting from January 14, 2022, Cambodia began to inoculate the fourth dose of the Covid-19 vaccine to priority groups in Phnom Penh due to the spread of the Omicron variant within the community.

04/01/2022

Fearing widespread transmission of the novel Covid-19 variant Omicron, Cambodian border provincial officials are considering stricter restrictions for crossing migrant laborers, such as enforced quarantine and PCR testing.

31/12/2021

Because of the high vaccination rate, the Ministry of Health spokesman told Khmer Times on 30/12/2021 that the Kingdom has nearly reached the herd immunity goal. So, despite detecting almost 50 cases of the Omicron variant so far, the government will not impose a lockdown or work from home precaution like in neighboring Thailand.

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