A PASSENGER SHIP REJECTED BY FIVE COUNTRIES DUE TO THE FEAR OF THE KOVID-19 VIRUS TO ANCHOR AT CAMBODIA

Thursday, 13 February 2020 - 17:15

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The MS Westerdam passenger ship which was rejected by 5 ports has been permitted to enter the Sihanoukville Port – Cambodia.

It is of significance that Cambodia thus permitted this ship to anchor, subsequent to have been rejected and turned back by Thailand, Taiwan, Guam, Philippines and Japan for fear that the Kovid-19 virus will spread.

This ship left Hong Kong on 1 February carrying 1455 passengers and a staff of 802 on a cruise of 14 days, foreign reports said.