Cambodia News: Senate of Cambodia

'We don't want to be judged' - The Globe and Mail


The Globe and Mail

'We don't want to be judged'
The Globe and Mail
Mr. Housefather said he is in talks with Health Minister Jane Philpott to see which of three options to pursue to get the law in question amended: the government will take the lead, Mr. Housefather or a colleague will introduce a private member's bill ...

28 May 2017 | 10:52 am

Zbigniew Brzezinski, National Security Adviser to Jimmy Carter, dies at 89 - The Denver Post


The Denver Post

Zbigniew Brzezinski, National Security Adviser to Jimmy Carter, dies at 89
The Denver Post
In this July 9, 2014 file photo, former National Security Adviser Zbigniew K. Brzezinski testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing to examine Russia and developments in Ukraine. Brzezinski, the ...

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27 May 2017 | 9:36 am

Cambodia's commune elections: A political tipping point - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia's commune elections: A political tipping point
The Phnom Penh Post
The commune went for the Cambodian People's Party – holding five of the seven council seats – during the 2012 commune elections, and this support is best illustrated in Chem's loyalty for the Kingdom's “grand old party”. “I love and like the party ...

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18 May 2017 | 8:11 pm

Philippine Leader Names Senator Ally New Foreign Chief - Voice of America


Voice of America

Philippine Leader Names Senator Ally New Foreign Chief
Voice of America
Cayetano, 46, a lawyer and former member of the House of Representatives who was first elected to the Senate 10 years ago, lost a race for vice president last year when he ran as Duterte's running mate. He then returned to his unfinished term at the ...
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10 May 2017 | 6:15 am

Gov. Branstad one step closer to Chinese ambassadorship - KCCI Des Moines


KCCI Des Moines

Gov. Branstad one step closer to Chinese ambassadorship
KCCI Des Moines
... and add that senators will look to see that he can maintain relationships between the countries in a friendly and professional way. “This is a very long, unique relationship between Iowa and China,” said Kenneth Quinn, former U.S. ambassador to ...

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30 Apr 2017 | 10:21 pm

House measure on extended maternity leave pushed - Inquirer.net


Inquirer.net

House measure on extended maternity leave pushed
Inquirer.net
Sen. Risa Hontiveros on Saturday urged the House of Representatives anew to prioritize its counterpart measure on extended maternity leave, stressing that the Philippines had been lagging behind its neighbors in the Southeast Asian region in terms of ...

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30 Apr 2017 | 12:51 pm

Senate Judiciary chair seeks answers about alleged fraud by senior living developer - McKnight's Senior Living


Senate Judiciary chair seeks answers about alleged fraud by senior living developer
McKnight's Senior Living
Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA), chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, has asked Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly to provide extensive information about a California senior living community developer alleged to have perpetrated a multimillion ...

30 Apr 2017 | 5:07 am

King Away; Senate President to Sign Party Law - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

King Away; Senate President to Sign Party Law
The Cambodia Daily
With King Norodom Sihamoni out of the country, Senate President and CPP stalwart Say Chhum is set to sign off on controversial new changes to the Law on Political Parties, the last step in what some are calling the final, fatal blow to Cambodia's ...

5 Mar 2017 | 6:28 pm

Senate feeling 'violated' by UN - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Senate feeling 'violated' by UN
The Phnom Penh Post
Cambodia's Senate yesterday swiftly rubber-stamped widely criticised amendments to the Law on Political Parties, but not without first promising to “take action” if the UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights interfered in domestic affairs.

28 Feb 2017 | 6:26 pm

Cambodia Senate Approves Tough Political Party Law Amid Rising Threats to Opposition - Radio Free Asia


Cambodia Senate Approves Tough Political Party Law Amid Rising Threats to Opposition
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), while the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) boycotted the parliament in protest, Senate secretary Um ...

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28 Feb 2017 | 4:53 pm