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Cambodia to curb recruitment fees in bid to protect migrants from slavery abroad - CNA

Cambodia to curb recruitment fees in bid to protect migrants from slavery abroad  CNA

PHNOM PENH: Cambodia is planning to cap hefty recruitment fees imposed by labour brokers on people seeking jobs abroad in a bid to curb illegal ...

18 Sep 2019 | 11:45 pm

Cambodia unveils masterplan to boost tourism in 2 world heritage sites - The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia unveils masterplan to boost tourism in 2 world heritage sites  The Cambodia Daily

Phnom Penh – Cambodia is set to roll out the Four-Strategic Plan for Tourism Development aimed at reviving tourism at the Angkor Archaeological Park and the ...

18 Sep 2019 | 11:30 pm

Celebrating school cooks in Cambodia with a competition - Study International News

Celebrating school cooks in Cambodia with a competition  Study International News

School cooks across the world are relied on for providing healthy and nutritious school meals for hungry students at snack times and lunchtime. But how often ...

18 Sep 2019 | 11:05 pm

Cambodia's 'Father' leads best short films to Japan - Khmer Times

Cambodia's 'Father' leads best short films to Japan  Khmer Times

A father's story of sacrifices topped the country's best short films at the 11th preliminary in-country contest in Cambodia for the Asian International Children's Film ...

18 Sep 2019 | 10:26 pm

JC Cambodia launches Phnom Penh-Yangon service - CAPA - Centre for Aviation

JC Cambodia launches Phnom Penh-Yangon service  CAPA - Centre for Aviation

JC (Cambodia) International Airlines launched three times weekly Phnom Penh-Yangon *service* on 17-Aug-2019 (Routes Online, 18-Sep-2019). The services ...

18 Sep 2019 | 9:44 pm

Chinese media: Cambodia gambling exodus overblown - CalvinAyre.com

Chinese media: Cambodia gambling exodus overblown  CalvinAyre.com

Chinese state-run media says reports of 100000 Chinese nationals fleeing Cambodia after online gambling ban are overblown.

18 Sep 2019 | 9:39 pm

How sand mining is threatening Cambodia's Mekong River - PBS NewsHour

How sand mining is threatening Cambodia's Mekong River  PBS NewsHour

Sand mining accounts for 85 percent of all worldwide mineral extraction, a $70 billion industry. In Cambodia, the practice is big business -- but it comes with a ...

18 Sep 2019 | 6:30 pm

Hilton to open its first Cambodian hotel in 2022 - Hotel Management

Hilton to open its first Cambodian hotel in 2022  Hotel Management

The 280-room Hilton Phnom Penh, located in Cambodia's capital city, will be near landmarks like the Phnom Penh Central Market. Photo credit: iStock / Getty ...

18 Sep 2019 | 3:26 pm

U.S. calls for release of political activists held in Cambodia - Reuters

U.S. calls for release of political activists held in Cambodia  Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States expressed concern on Wednesday over the detention of political activists in Cambodia and called on the ...

18 Sep 2019 | 2:00 pm

Floodings hit 11 Cambodian provinces - The Manila Times

Floodings hit 11 Cambodian provinces  The Manila Times

The Cambodia Water Resources and Meteorology Ministry has warned that 11 provinces risk flooding from heavy rainfall until next week.

18 Sep 2019 | 12:54 pm

Thousands evacuated as deadly flooding hits Cambodia - Euronews

Thousands evacuated as deadly flooding hits Cambodia  Euronews

Eleven people, including two children, have died and 10000 families have been evacuated across 14 provinces in the past 10 days due to severe flooding.

18 Sep 2019 | 11:56 am

UK backs Kingdom over trade - Khmer Times

UK backs Kingdom over trade  Khmer Times

Cambodia will continue to enjoy preferential trade status in the United Kingdom once it leaves the European Union, a UK high-ranking official said this week.

18 Sep 2019 | 11:36 am

Cambodia, Thailand sign agreement on cross-border listings - Khmer Times

Cambodia, Thailand sign agreement on cross-border listings  Khmer Times

Cambodia and Thailand on Tuesday signed a memorandum of understanding on cross-border equity offerings and depositary receipts,

18 Sep 2019 | 11:33 am

Magazine—The Global Business & Travel Briefing - Balikbayan Magazine

Magazine—The Global Business & Travel Briefing  Balikbayan Magazine

Balikbayan Magazine spotlights the economic growth, development, and progression of the Philippines with a particular focus on global business and travel.

18 Sep 2019 | 8:45 am

Jungle chic and animal magic: How a new wave of luxury hotels is transforming Cambodia - The Telegraph

Jungle chic and animal magic: How a new wave of luxury hotels is transforming Cambodia  The Telegraph

It started with a zip line: 1,050ft long and 130ft above the ground. “I promise I won't let you go until you're ready,” said Sangjay, the young general manager of ...

18 Sep 2019 | 7:44 am

Two feared dead after flash flood in Cambodia - Eleven Myanmar

Two feared dead after flash flood in Cambodia  Eleven Myanmar

Two villagers from Ta Tork commune in Battambang province's Samlot district are feared dead after they went missing on Monday morning when flash floods ...

18 Sep 2019 | 4:40 am

Cambodia: Ministry orders halt to sale of ivory, rhino horn souvenirs - The Japan News

Cambodia: Ministry orders halt to sale of ivory, rhino horn souvenirs  The Japan News

The Ministry of Environment has issued a total of 59 notices to souvenir vendors in the capital and Siem Reap and Preah Sihanouk provinces instructing them to ...

18 Sep 2019 | 4:39 am

Thailand, Cambodia set sights on cross-border IPOs - GlobalCapital

Thailand, Cambodia set sights on cross-border IPOs  GlobalCapital

Thailand and Cambodia are looking to encourage cross-border equity offerings and issuance of depositary receipts, after signing a memorandum of ...

18 Sep 2019 | 3:10 am

Rethinking Cambodian soft power | Opinion - Asia Times

Rethinking Cambodian soft power | Opinion  Asia Times

Increasingly, the arena of international affairs is being shaped by soft power. Where traditional economic and military might once reigned supreme, a nation's ...

18 Sep 2019 | 2:56 am

Cambodia Government unveils tourism masterplan to increase visitors - Pulse News

Cambodia Government unveils tourism masterplan to increase visitors  Pulse News

The government is set to roll out the Four-Strategic Plan for Tourism Development aimed at reviving tourism in the Kingdom`s northern provinces, ...

18 Sep 2019 | 1:10 am

Thailand-US defense ties heal as China makes gains in Cambodia - Nikkei Asian Review

Thailand-US defense ties heal as China makes gains in Cambodia  Nikkei Asian Review

BANGKOK -- Gen. Apirat Kongsompong, Thailand's powerful army chief, is shifting the kingdom's security architecture, and U.S. military equipment is he.

18 Sep 2019 | 12:08 am

Tech innovator Cambodian girls create prize-winning poetry app - The Phnom Penh Post

Tech innovator Cambodian girls create prize-winning poetry app  The Phnom Penh Post

The creation of five girls aged 13 and 14, LiterTree is a team dedicated to one sole purpose – the preservation of Khmer poetry, which is at risk of being forgotten ...

17 Sep 2019 | 11:44 pm

UK to sustain preferential trade scheme for Cambodia after Brexit - http://en.vietnamplus.vn/

UK to sustain preferential trade scheme for Cambodia after Brexit  http://en.vietnamplus.vn/

The UK government will continue a preferential trade scheme for Cambodia even after Brexit, according to Foreign and Commonwealth Office Minister for Asia ...

17 Sep 2019 | 10:17 pm

Visitor arrivals to Cambodia up 11% in Jul-2019, arrivals from China up 27% - CAPA - Centre for Aviation

Visitor arrivals to Cambodia up 11% in Jul-2019, arrivals from China up 27%  CAPA - Centre for Aviation

Cambodia's Ministry of Tourism reported (17-Sep-2019) international tourist arrivals to Cambodia for Jul-2019. Details include: International tourist arrivals: ...

17 Sep 2019 | 8:52 pm

Cambodia morning news for September 18 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for September 18  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for September 18, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia ...

17 Sep 2019 | 8:12 pm

Cambodian Court Issues Second Warrant to Arrest Opposition Leader Sam Rainsy - Radio Free Asia

Cambodian Court Issues Second Warrant to Arrest Opposition Leader Sam Rainsy  Radio Free Asia

A court in Cambodia has issued a new warrant for the arrest of acting president of the banned opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) Sam Rainsy ...

17 Sep 2019 | 4:55 pm

Foreign pharmaceutical firms eye growing local market - Khmer Times

Foreign pharmaceutical firms eye growing local market  Khmer Times

Foreign pharmaceutical companies express interest in expanding in Cambodia.

17 Sep 2019 | 2:05 pm

Hilton to Enter Cambodia with Hilton Phnom Penh in 2022 - Hotel News Resource

Hilton to Enter Cambodia with Hilton Phnom Penh in 2022  Hotel News Resource

Article - Hilton to Enter Cambodia with Hilton Phnom Penh in 2022 - New 280-room Hilton Phnom Penh will be located in the Cambodian capitalÂ's central ...

17 Sep 2019 | 12:44 pm

7 Cambodian airport employees face up to 10 years in jail for stealing passengers' valuables - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

7 Cambodian airport employees face up to 10 years in jail for stealing passengers' valuables - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, Sept. 17 (Xinhua) -- A Cambodian court has charged seven Cambodia Airports baggage handlers with theft and aggravating circumstances, the ...

17 Sep 2019 | 12:37 pm

Thailand urges Cambodia to have migrant workers officially documented for jobs - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Thailand urges Cambodia to have migrant workers officially documented for jobs - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

BANGKOK, Sept. 17 (Xinhua) -- Thailand on Tuesday urged Cambodia to see to it that Cambodian migrant workers seeking jobs in Thailand are officially ...

17 Sep 2019 | 9:20 am

Interview: Cambodian PM hails China's role in promoting regional peace, stability, development - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Interview: Cambodian PM hails China's role in promoting regional peace, stability, development - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

by Mao Pengfei, Nguon Sovan. PHNOM PENH, Sept. 17 (Xinhua) -- Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen said that China has been playing a ...

17 Sep 2019 | 4:59 am

Steroids worth Rs 10 lakh sneaked in from Cambodia seized - Times of India

Steroids worth Rs 10 lakh sneaked in from Cambodia seized  Times of India

10 lakh worth sports steroids that were likely to be sold to gym owners in the city.The passenger carrying them had flown in from Cambodia.

17 Sep 2019 | 3:51 am

Cambodian Government’s Request for 'Meetings' Seen as Intimidation - VOA News

Cambodian Government’s Request for 'Meetings' Seen as Intimidation  VOA News

The Cambodian government summoned three human rights organizations to meetings in Phnom Penh to examine research they published and comments one ...

17 Sep 2019 | 3:25 am

Cambodia's Oscar Hope Deals With Stories and Songs That Define Genocide Generation - Hollywood Reporter

Cambodia's Oscar Hope Deals With Stories and Songs That Define Genocide Generation  Hollywood Reporter

Cambodia's 2020 foreign-language Oscar submission, 'In the Life of Music,' deals with the stories and songs that define the Killing Fields genocide generation, ...

17 Sep 2019 | 3:19 am

Hilton to open first hotel in Cambodia - Khmer Times

Hilton to open first hotel in Cambodia  Khmer Times

Hilton has announced plans to enter the Kingdom's market, with its first hotel set to come online in Phnom Penh by 2022.

17 Sep 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia ships plastic waste back to US, Canada - ABS-CBN News

Cambodia ships plastic waste back to US, Canada  ABS-CBN News

PHNOM PENH - The Cambodian government said Monday that 1592 tons of illegally imported plastic waste found in July have been shipped back to the United ...

16 Sep 2019 | 7:39 pm

Verdict in Trial of RFA Reporters in Cambodia Now Due on Oct. 3 - Radio Free Asia

Verdict in Trial of RFA Reporters in Cambodia Now Due on Oct. 3  Radio Free Asia

The verdict in the trial of two former Radio Free Asia journalists charged with espionage and the production of pornography will be announced on Oct 3, ...

16 Sep 2019 | 5:12 pm

Cambodia Opposition to Pay Would-Be Armed Forces Defectors Ahead of Sam Rainsy Return - Radio Free Asia

Cambodia Opposition to Pay Would-Be Armed Forces Defectors Ahead of Sam Rainsy Return  Radio Free Asia

Cambodia's banned opposition party has earmarked a budget to support members of the armed forces who defect from Prime Minister Hun Sen's regime and ...

16 Sep 2019 | 5:12 pm

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's 'extreme socialism' criticised in Republican ad invoking Cambodian genocide - ABC News

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's 'extreme socialism' criticised in Republican ad invoking Cambodian genocide  ABC News

A Republican Party ad riles observers in the US and abroad, appearing to link Democrat Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's politics with that of the Khmer Rouge ...

16 Sep 2019 | 3:08 pm

Women permitted to attend Iran-Cambodia match - Khmer Times

Women permitted to attend Iran-Cambodia match  Khmer Times

Female football fans are set to be permitted to attend the Qatar 2022 FIFA Group C Qualifier between Iran and Cambodia due to be held next month at Azadi ...

16 Sep 2019 | 2:08 pm

Legrand introduces new products in Cambodia - Khmer Times

Legrand introduces new products in Cambodia  Khmer Times

Legrand has introduced new products in the Cambodian market.

16 Sep 2019 | 2:05 pm

Cambodia arrests more opposition activists - The Daily Star

Cambodia arrests more opposition activists  The Daily Star

Cambodian authorities arrested six political activists over the weekend for alleged plots to rally in support of former opposition politician Sam Rainsy if he returns ...

16 Sep 2019 | 2:00 pm

No restriction on Iranian women to attend Cambodia match: Govt Spox - Tehran Times

No restriction on Iranian women to attend Cambodia match: Govt Spox  Tehran Times

TEHRAN - Iranian government spokesman Ali Rabiei said on Monday that the Iranian women can buy tickets to watch the match between Iran and Cambodia.

16 Sep 2019 | 8:53 am

Foreign Office Minister begins 4-day visit to Laos, Cambodia and Thailand - GOV.UK

Foreign Office Minister begins 4-day visit to Laos, Cambodia and Thailand  GOV.UK

Minister for Asia and the Pacific, Heather Wheeler will discuss strengthening ties with the region, the role of women, climate change and de-mining.

16 Sep 2019 | 7:15 am

Cambodia arrests more opposition activists over alleged plots - CNA

Cambodia arrests more opposition activists over alleged plots  CNA

Cambodian authorities arrested six political activists over the weekend for alleged plots to rally in support of former opposition politician Sam ...

16 Sep 2019 | 5:36 am

How Much Do You Know About Cambodia? - The New York Times

How Much Do You Know About Cambodia?  The New York Times

Visit our Country of the Week collection to find more geography and culture quizzes based on New York Times reporting. Click or tap on Cambodia. A. B. C. D ...

16 Sep 2019 | 5:31 am

Australia police drops probe into Tabcorp's alleged Cambodia payoff - Khmer Times

Australia police drops probe into Tabcorp's alleged Cambodia payoff  Khmer Times

Australian Federal Police drops its investigation into Tabcorp bribe allegations.

15 Sep 2019 | 2:19 pm

Paedophiles a step ahead of Cambodia - The ASEAN Post

Paedophiles a step ahead of Cambodia  The ASEAN Post

Over the past few months, agents from the United States (US) Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and Australian Federal Police (AFP) have been training ...

15 Sep 2019 | 2:37 am

Cambodia's Orphan Business: The Dark Side of 'Voluntourism' - Al Jazeera America

Cambodia's Orphan Business: The Dark Side of 'Voluntourism'  Al Jazeera America

After emerging from more than two decades of war in the 1990s, Cambodia has relied heavily on tourism to rebuild its economy. It is one of the top destinations ...

15 Sep 2019 | 2:15 am

Are Chinese companies using Cambodia to evade US tariffs? - South China Morning Post

Are Chinese companies using Cambodia to evade US tariffs?  South China Morning Post

Chinese companies appear to be trying to dodge the tariffs imposed by the United States as part of a punishing trade war by redirecting their shipments through.

14 Sep 2019 | 4:15 am

Cambodian Court Charges Acting Opposition Chief Sam Rainsy With ‘Insulting The King’ - Radio Free Asia

Cambodian Court Charges Acting Opposition Chief Sam Rainsy With ‘Insulting The King’  Radio Free Asia

A court in Cambodia on Friday charged acting president of the banned opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) Sam Rainsy with “insulting the King ...

13 Sep 2019 | 5:05 pm

White Building Documentary Garners Global Awards, Praise for Young Cambodian Filmmaker - VOA Khmer

White Building Documentary Garners Global Awards, Praise for Young Cambodian Filmmaker  VOA Khmer

The sounds and sights of the White Building are deeply etched in Kavich Neang's memory. The shifting sounds of children running around the iconic building's ...

13 Sep 2019 | 2:45 pm

Cambodia, Laos step up border demarcation effort - Bangkok Post

Cambodia, Laos step up border demarcation effort  Bangkok Post

PHNOM PENH: The leaders of Cambodia and Laos have agreed to step up efforts to complete demarcation of their border, where disputes have led to armed ...

13 Sep 2019 | 5:07 am

Cambodia considers reversing online gaming ban, irking China - Nikkei Asian Review

Cambodia considers reversing online gaming ban, irking China  Nikkei Asian Review

PHNOM PENH -- Cambodia may walk back its decision to shut down its online gaming industry, risking the ire of closest regional ally China.Online gamin.

13 Sep 2019 | 2:29 am

The changing face of Cambodia's tourism - TTG Asia

The changing face of Cambodia's tourism  TTG Asia

As Cambodia continues its aggressive pursuit for the yuan and arrivals from China continue to rise exponentially, questions are being raised about the impact on ...

12 Sep 2019 | 11:42 pm

Human rights report biased, says Cambodia - The Phnom Penh Post

Human rights report biased, says Cambodia  The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia has accused the 42nd session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva, Switzerland on Wednesday of having “undermined the principle of ...

12 Sep 2019 | 9:54 pm

Rhona Smith: Burning Cambodia for her career - Khmer Times

Rhona Smith: Burning Cambodia for her career  Khmer Times

Rhona Smith is ending her term as Special Rapporteur on human rights in Cambodia by the end of September this year. She has made sure that all her reports ...

12 Sep 2019 | 2:23 pm

Labelled 'Books', Customs Seizes Cambodian Cigarettes Worth Rs 78 Lakh - NDTV News

Labelled 'Books', Customs Seizes Cambodian Cigarettes Worth Rs 78 Lakh  NDTV News

The Customs has seized cigarettes worth over Rs 78 lakh which were being illegally imported from Cambodia through speed post and registered post using the ...

12 Sep 2019 | 9:37 am

Cambodia feared lagging behind predators in cybersex trafficking crackdown - ABS-CBN News

Cambodia feared lagging behind predators in cybersex trafficking crackdown  ABS-CBN News

PHNOM PENH - US and Australian crime fighters are preparing Cambodia for a spike in online child sex abuse cases but local officials fear that predators are a ...

10 Sep 2019 | 11:55 pm

How giant African rats are finding land mines in Cambodia - PBS NewsHour

How giant African rats are finding land mines in Cambodia  PBS NewsHour

From Angola to the former Yugoslavia, land mines are a lethal legacy of wars over long ago. Cambodia is among the most affected countries, with millions of ...

10 Sep 2019 | 6:40 pm

Will Sam Rainsy's Promised Cambodia Return Bring People Power Or Something Else? - The Diplomat

Will Sam Rainsy's Promised Cambodia Return Bring People Power Or Something Else?  The Diplomat

In about nine weeks, Cambodia opposition figure Sam Rainsy will presumably return to his country, along with other exiled CNRP politicians, after spending the ...

10 Sep 2019 | 12:08 pm

Gambling ban driving Chinese nationals away from Cambodia - Bangkok Post

Gambling ban driving Chinese nationals away from Cambodia  Bangkok Post

PHNOM PENH: Tens of thousands of Chinese nationals are reportedly leaving the kingdom following a government ban on online gambling intended to reduce ...

10 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia’s ‘Okhna’ Tycoons Abuse Power to Commit Crimes: NGO - Radio Free Asia

Cambodia’s ‘Okhna’ Tycoons Abuse Power to Commit Crimes: NGO  Radio Free Asia

Tycoons in Cambodia known as “Okhna” are abusing their power to commit crimes, a nongovernmental organization said Tuesday, as those who hold the ...

10 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia’s Debt Trap: Taking Out New Loans to Pay Back Old Loans - VOA Khmer

Cambodia’s Debt Trap: Taking Out New Loans to Pay Back Old Loans  VOA Khmer

Angkor Chum district, Siem Reap province — Two years ago, Phel Hoeun, a mother of five, used the title to her home as the collateral to borrow $8,000 from ...

8 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Footwear maker Biti's opens outlet in Cambodia - Nhan Dan Online

Footwear maker Biti's opens outlet in Cambodia  Nhan Dan Online

NDO - The footwear maker Biti's has opened an official store in the Cambodian capital city of Phnom Penh in a bid to bring high-quality Vietnamese footwear ...

7 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Saving Cambodia’s children from drug abuse - The ASEAN Post

Saving Cambodia’s children from drug abuse  The ASEAN Post

Cambodia's war on drugs might be pushing drug abusers underground and preventing children from getting the help they need.

7 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia: past, present and future - Mission Network News

Cambodia: past, present and future  Mission Network News

Cambodia to host Franklin Graham in a 'Love Phnom Penh' evangelistic festival in December. Bibles For The World to offer support.

6 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodian Restaurant Kamp Fire Opens in Downtown Dallas - Dallas Observer

Cambodian Restaurant Kamp Fire Opens in Downtown Dallas  Dallas Observer

Kamp Fire is a Cambodian-only restaurant that just opened in West End of downtown Dallas.

6 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia 5G set to leapfrog ASEAN rivals with Huawei and ZTE - Nikkei Asian Review

Cambodia 5G set to leapfrog ASEAN rivals with Huawei and ZTE  Nikkei Asian Review

PHNOM PENH/HANOI -- The race to launch fifth-generation network services in Cambodia is heating up, with major telcos rolling out 5G base station.

5 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Protecting Cambodia’s landmine detection dogs - Pursuit

Protecting Cambodia’s landmine detection dogs  Pursuit

University of Melbourne research has developed a new technique to keep mine detection dogs clearing landmines in Cambodia free of deadly tropical diseases.

4 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Kampot to be home to Cambodia's largest ecotourism destination - Khmer Times

Kampot to be home to Cambodia's largest ecotourism destination  Khmer Times

Kampot province is a few years away from hosting Cambodia's largest ecotourism destination.

4 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia—Battambang: Contemporary Art, Spiritual Traditions, and Hidden Wonders - Atlas Obscura

Cambodia—Battambang: Contemporary Art, Spiritual Traditions, and Hidden Wonders  Atlas Obscura

Explore the vibrant art, religion, and food culture of the Kingdom of Cambodia, while spending time with the country's leading artists and performers. From the ...

3 Sep 2019 | 3:16 pm

At a floating village in Cambodia, children drift away from schooling - Global Voices

At a floating village in Cambodia, children drift away from schooling  Global Voices

This edited article by Saut Sok Prathna is from VOD News, an independent news site in Cambodia, and is republished on Global Voices as part of a ...

3 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia, Malaysia sign deals to boost trade, investment, tourism - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Cambodia, Malaysia sign deals to boost trade, investment, tourism - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, Sept. 3 (Xinhua) -- Cambodia and Malaysia signed two pacts on Tuesday to boost bilateral trade, investment and tourism, said a joint statement.

3 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia’s Opposition Chief Kem Sokha Marks Second Year of Detention With Rare Message to Supporters - Radio Free Asia

Cambodia’s Opposition Chief Kem Sokha Marks Second Year of Detention With Rare Message to Supporters  Radio Free Asia

Cambodia's opposition chief Kem Sokha has vowed not to “treat my supporters as shields” and urged them to adhere to the principles of nonviolence in a ...

3 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

‘Sacrifice by Fire’: The first translation of ‘Holocaust’ into Cambodia's Khmer language - Global Voices

‘Sacrifice by Fire’: The first translation of ‘Holocaust’ into Cambodia's Khmer language  Global Voices

This article by Matt Surrusco is from VOD News, an independent news site in Cambodia, and is republished on Global Voices as part of a *content* -sharing ...

2 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Two years on, Cambodia opposition leader held without trial - Reuters

Two years on, Cambodia opposition leader held without trial  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Lawyers for Cambodia's detained opposition leader Kem Sokha called on Monday for treason charges against him to be dropped ...

2 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

An Unusual Ratty Snack In Cambodia - Star2.com

An Unusual Ratty Snack In Cambodia  Star2.com

As he tears off a leg of a charcoal-grilled rat at a roadside stall in western Cambodia, Yit Sarin hails the simple joy of rodent and rice washed down with beer.

1 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Buying Cambodia: China's long embrace of a tyrant | Article - Asia Times

Buying Cambodia: China's long embrace of a tyrant | Article  Asia Times

Authoritarian PM Hun Sen has reportedly given Beijing the green light for a naval base on the Gulf of Thailand.

31 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia’s Postponement of RFA Reporters’ Verdict, And Its Explanation, Disappoint - Radio Free Asia

Cambodia’s Postponement of RFA Reporters’ Verdict, And Its Explanation, Disappoint  Radio Free Asia

A Cambodian court's last-minute postponement Friday of the announcement of a verdict in the trial of two former Radio Free Asia journalists left the reporters ...

30 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

UN Human Rights Council Should Address Human Rights Crisis in Cambodia at its 42nd Session - Human Rights Watch

UN Human Rights Council Should Address Human Rights Crisis in Cambodia at its 42nd Session  Human Rights Watch

The undersigned civil society organizations, representing groups working within and outside Cambodia to advance human rights, rule of law, and democracy, ...

30 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Beyond Angkor Wat: The Other Side of Siem Reap, Cambodia - Forbes

Beyond Angkor Wat: The Other Side of Siem Reap, Cambodia  Forbes

The last time I visited Siem Reap, about ten years ago, there was pretty much one thing to do: the famous temples of Angkor Wat (which were even then feeling ...

29 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Coal plant deemed too polluting for China heads to Cambodia - chinadialogue

Coal plant deemed too polluting for China heads to Cambodia  chinadialogue

As it cleans up at home, China is exporting coal power equipment and carbon emissions.

29 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

What's Next After the New Cambodia-Laos Border Tensions? - The Diplomat

What's Next After the New Cambodia-Laos Border Tensions?  The Diplomat

Over the weekend, reports surfaced that Cambodia and Laos had reached agreement for both sides to withdraw troops from an undemarcated border area that ...

28 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

It is time for US and Cambodia, in China's shadow, to reset ties - Nikkei Asian Review

It is time for US and Cambodia, in China's shadow, to reset ties  Nikkei Asian Review

Reports in July that China had reached a deal with Cambodia to establish a military base in the country -- despite denials by Cambodian Prime Minister.

28 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

US running out of ideas for engagement with Cambodia - Khmer Times

US running out of ideas for engagement with Cambodia  Khmer Times

The ongoing US' allegation on development of Chinese naval base in Ream in Cambodia sounds similar to the allegation regarding the possession of Weapons ...

28 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

The Truth About Cambodia's So-Called Corruption Crackdown - The Diplomat

The Truth About Cambodia's So-Called Corruption Crackdown  The Diplomat

Efforts to root out corruption in the country are likely to run once again into familiar realities.

28 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

A guide to Siem Reap, Cambodia - National Geographic

A guide to Siem Reap, Cambodia  National Geographic

With its awe-inspiring temples, colorful cafés, and placid waterways, Siem Reap is a jewel of Southeast Asia.

27 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Young filmmakers train a fresh lens on turbulent Cambodia - Los Angeles Times

Young filmmakers train a fresh lens on turbulent Cambodia  Los Angeles Times

Cambodian directors explore issues of identity and political change through films that have become the toast of the international festival circuit.

27 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Tea Banh: No confrontation on Cambodia-Laos border - The Phnom Penh Post

Tea Banh: No confrontation on Cambodia-Laos border  The Phnom Penh Post

Minister of National Defence Tea Banh dismissed media reports on Sunday of a tense border confrontation between Cambodian and Lao troops, putting the ...

25 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

US Military Official Confirms China Deal to Use Cambodian Naval Base - VOA News

US Military Official Confirms China Deal to Use Cambodian Naval Base  VOA News

VOA national security correspondent Jeff Seldin contributed to this article. CAMP H. M. SMITH, Hawaii - A senior U.S. Indo-Pacific Command officer August 15 ...

25 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

In Cambodia, journalism has become a crime - The Washington Post

In Cambodia, journalism has become a crime  The Washington Post

IN CAMBODIA, journalism can be a crime. That is the meaning of the charges against two Cambodian journalists, Uon Chhin and Yeang Sothearin, who worked ...

23 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

How Chinese money is changing Cambodia - DW (English)

How Chinese money is changing Cambodia  DW (English)

Cambodia has seen a huge influx of Chinese investment, workers and tourists in recent years. Many in Cambodia are increasingly worried about the negative ...

22 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

In Cambodia, a rare acquittal in a climate of danger for green activists - Mongabay.com

In Cambodia, a rare acquittal in a climate of danger for green activists  Mongabay.com

Deported environmental activist Alejandro-Gonzalez Davidson, who faced charges relating to protests against sand dredging in Cambodia, was found not guilty ...

22 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia detains another opposition member amid crackdown - Al Jazeera English

Cambodia detains another opposition member amid crackdown  Al Jazeera English

Rights group calls for dropping of charges and release of Nuth Pich, a member of the dissolved opposition party.

22 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Oscars: Cambodia Picks 'In the Life of Music' for International Award - Hollywood Reporter

Oscars: Cambodia Picks 'In the Life of Music' for International Award  Hollywood Reporter

Cambodia has chosen 'In the Life of Music,' a drama that follows the fortunes of a family across three generations, as its entry for the best international feature ...

22 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Family of Firestone teen burned in Cambodia gas explosion raising money to get her back to Colorado - The Denver Post

Family of Firestone teen burned in Cambodia gas explosion raising money to get her back to Colorado  The Denver Post

The family of an 18-year-old Firestone woman severely burned in a gas station explosion in Cambodia is raising $250000 to fly her back to a Colorado hospital ...

20 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

How investment transformed Cambodia’s coastline – and where to find the good bits - The Independent

How investment transformed Cambodia’s coastline – and where to find the good bits  The Independent

Ten years ago, the Cambodian coast was referred to as “Thailand without the crowds”, its laid-back beaches providing a welcome budget break for backpackers ...

20 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am