Cambodia Modern History

Cambodia is a country located in Southeastern Asia. With the capital city of Phnom Penh, Cambodia has a population of 16,718,976 based on a recent census from COUNTRYAAH. After independence from France in 1953, Norodom Sihanouk came to dominate politics. He was deposed in a US-backed coup in 1970. The Communist Red Khmer who took power in 1975 wanted to transform society into an agricultural-based ideal state. Instead, a tyranny…

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Major Cities in Cambodia

Sihanoukville (Cambodia)

Phnom Penh (Cambodia) According to ITYPEMBA, Phnom Penh is the capital of Cambodia. It is located in the center of the country at the intersection of three rivers – Tonle Sap, Bassac and Mekong. Once considered one of the most beautiful cities in French colonial Asia, the city still has not lost its former charm, although it has gone through difficult times. Phnom Penh as the capital first arose on…

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Cambodia Healthcare and Money

Cambodia Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Typhoid & Polio Yes – cholera 2 Eat Drink 4 – yellow fever 1 malaria 3 – Overview Medical care in the country cannot be compared to Europe and is often problematic in terms of technology, equipment and hygiene. In many cases there is also a lack of European-trained doctors who speak English or French. Adequate health insurance coverage valid worldwide and reliable…

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