Phnom Penh (FN), Mar. 4 – Cambodian government allows foreign diplomats and officials of development partners, NGOs and international financial institutions based in Cambodia to get free COVID19 vaccines, Head of the Royal Government Hun Sen addressed Thursday at the press conference at Calmette Hospital.

Foreigners serving mission in Cambodia can choose to get jab with either the AstraZeneca or the Sinopharm vaccine.

Cambodia announced on 24 February 2021 to offer COVID19 jabs to foreigners living in Cambodia and details of the rollout will be provided in due course.

On 4 March, Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen and spouse Bun Rany Hun Sen, and many dignitaries of the National Assembly, the Royal Government, and Royal Cambodian Armed Forces received COVID19 vaccines at Calmette Hospital.

To date, Cambodia has confirmed 909 cases of COVID19 with 484 recoveries and no death.