Phnom Penh (FN), Mar. 7 – Cambodian prime minister Hun Sen reiterated that medical expert’s conscience and professionalism have significantly contributed to Cambodia’s COVID19 effective control, turning the kingdom into a country with low infection rate.

The premier spoke in an inauguration ceremony of Cambodia-China Friendship Tbong Khmum Hospital in Tbong Khmum province on Monday.

Samdech continued that with conscience and professionalism of the medical experts, as well as the assistances of Cambodia's development partners, the kingdom has become one of the most vaccinated countries in the world.

To date, Cambodia has so far vaccinated more than 91 percent of the total population. More than 7 million people have received third dose and more than 1 million received the fourth shot.