Phnom Penh (FN), Apr. 13 – Chinese government announced to donate 400,000 more doses of China-aided COVID19 Sinopharm vaccines to Cambodia to combat COVID19 pandemic, according to Chinese Embassy in Cambodia’s Facebook page on 13 April 2021.

The vaccine will arrive in Cambodia by the end of April, the embassy added.

Chinese Ambassador to Cambodia Wang Wentian reaffirmed China’s commitment to helping Cambodia fully overcome the virus on behalf of the ironclad friend.

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen expressed his deep gratitude towards the Chinese government.

As of 31 March 2021, China has provided 2.8 million vaccines to the Kingdom, including 1.3 million in donation and 1.5 million through commercial procurement.