A garment factory worker receives a dose of Sinovac’s Covid-19 vaccine at an industrial park in Phnom Penh earlier this year. Photo: Reuters A garment factory worker receives a dose of Sinovac’s Covid-19 vaccine at an industrial park in Phnom Penh earlier this year. Photo: Reuters
A garment factory worker receives a dose of Sinovac’s Covid-19 vaccine at an industrial park in Phnom Penh earlier this year. Photo: Reuters

Cambodia struggles with Alpha variant as Delta sweeps across Southeast Asia

  • Cambodia recorded fewer than 500 cases and zero Covid-related deaths last year, but an Alpha outbreak has pushed its caseload to around 73,000
  • As the country ramps up its vaccination effort, the highly infectious Delta variant is also a cause for concern

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A garment factory worker receives a dose of Sinovac’s Covid-19 vaccine at an industrial park in Phnom Penh earlier this year. Photo: Reuters A garment factory worker receives a dose of Sinovac’s Covid-19 vaccine at an industrial park in Phnom Penh earlier this year. Photo: Reuters
A garment factory worker receives a dose of Sinovac’s Covid-19 vaccine at an industrial park in Phnom Penh earlier this year. Photo: Reuters
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