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Cambodia takes bite out of app market - Khmer Times


Cambodia takes bite out of app market
Khmer Times
However he said there was some concern about risks to consumers and buyers because there is no e-commerce law to protect them. Commerce Minister Pan Sorasak said in November that an e-commerce law could be passed by the National Assembly as ...

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30 Mar 2017 | 12:11 pm

UN Says Party Law Contravenes International Law, Calls for Overhaul - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

UN Says Party Law Contravenes International Law, Calls for Overhaul
The Cambodia Daily
... law to address the issues raised…and thus prevent the contradictions” with the Constitution and the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, which Cambodia has signed on to. The ruling CPP rammed the changes through the National ...
Party Law breaches international human rights standards, says UNThe Phnom Penh Post

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29 Mar 2017 | 6:39 pm

Council of Ministers Adviser Given Sok An's Parliamentary Seat - The Cambodia Daily


Council of Ministers Adviser Given Sok An's Parliamentary Seat
The Cambodia Daily
National Assembly spokesman Leng Peng Long said the NEC forwarded Mr. Vandeth's name last week, and that lawmakers would vote to approve his appointment at a plenary session next month. Council of Ministers spokesman Phay Siphan said Mr. Vandeth ...

26 Mar 2017 | 6:45 pm

Death Knell for Democracy: Attacks on Lawmakers and the Threat to Cambodia's Institutions - Reliefweb


Reliefweb

Death Knell for Democracy: Attacks on Lawmakers and the Threat to Cambodia's Institutions
Reliefweb
The phenomenon in Cambodia resembles threats to opposition voices elsewhere in Southeast Asia, but it is particularly acute. Since July 2014, at least 17 Cambodian legislators from the National Assembly and the Senate have been direct victims of ...
Cambodian Government Blasts Report on CPP Moves Against OppositionRadio Free Asia

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21 Mar 2017 | 11:49 pm

Ministry of Foreign Affairs to Build First Diplomatic Institute - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Ministry of Foreign Affairs to Build First Diplomatic Institute
The Cambodia Daily
The Foreign Affairs Ministry expects to complete construction on its first training institute for local diplomats in the next 18 months, officials said Monday. Foreign Affairs Ministry spokes-man Chum Sounry said work on the National Institute for ...

20 Mar 2017 | 11:31 pm

Gov't Launches Inquiry Into Opposition Leader Appointment - VOA Khmer (English)


VOA Khmer (English)

Gov't Launches Inquiry Into Opposition Leader Appointment
VOA Khmer (English)
Cambodia's main opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party Deputy President and National Assembly Deputy President Kem Sokha, center, speaks to reporters outside the Phnom Penh Municipality Court in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Wednesday, April 8, ...
Cambodia's Opposition Awaits Court Ruling on Campaign SloganRadio Free Asia

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17 Mar 2017 | 11:58 am

Sam Rainsy Urges International Support Ahead of Cambodia Polls - Radio Free Asia


Sam Rainsy Urges International Support Ahead of Cambodia Polls
Radio Free Asia
The law, which was approved by the National Assembly on Feb. 20, passed with 66 votes by the ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP), despite a CNRP boycott of parliament in protest. The law is expected to be signed for final approval early next week.

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3 Mar 2017 | 4:28 pm

Cambodian opposition chooses new leader ahead of elections - Channel NewsAsia


Channel NewsAsia

Cambodian opposition chooses new leader ahead of elections
Channel NewsAsia
Speaking to hundreds of supporters after the party vote, Kem Sokha said the Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) would improve public services by replacing commune chiefs from the ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) at polls on June 4. Hun Sen ...
Leadership reshuffle emboldens Cambodia's political oppositionNikkei Asian Review
Cambodia's drift towards dictatorshipThe Phnom Penh Post
New CNRP Leadership Set to Be Approved at Party CongressThe Cambodia Daily

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2 Mar 2017 | 12:50 am

Cambodian Leader Praises Trump, Criticizes 'Anarchy' Media - Voice of America


Voice of America

Cambodian Leader Praises Trump, Criticizes 'Anarchy' Media
Voice of America
According to Cambodian independent newspaper Phnom Penh Post, Hun Sen's comments came during a speech to celebrate the country's National Clean City Day. “We respect rights, not the rights of anarchy, [but rather] the rights of the rule of law,” the ...
Cambodia's Hun Sen says he and Trump object to 'anarchic' mediaTODAYonline
Cambodian Government Cites Trump in Threatening Foreign News OutletsNew York Times
Cambodian analyst arrested on charge of defaming premierNanaimo News NOW (press release)
The Phnom Penh Post
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28 Feb 2017 | 4:50 pm