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Marlon Brando's Ten Best Movies, According to Critics - Newsweek

Marlon Brando's Ten Best Movies, According to Critics  Newsweek

It's hard to overstate Marlon Brando's influence on acting, or on popular culture at large. "He was antisocial because he knew society was crap; he was a hero to ...

14 Dec 2018 | 8:52 am

Govt Requests For Twitter User Data Jump 10 Pct - PYMNTS.com

Govt Requests For Twitter User Data Jump 10 Pct  PYMNTS.com

Twitter reveals it has received more government information requests on user data between January and June of this year than its previous reporting period.

14 Dec 2018 | 7:05 am

Banks, Rival Markets Benefit From US-China Trade Spat - PYMNTS.com

Banks, Rival Markets Benefit From US-China Trade Spat  PYMNTS.com

Banks, logistics players and rival Asian trading corridors are benefiting from the supply chain shifts resulting from US-China trade disputes.

14 Dec 2018 | 7:02 am

Cambodia Morning News for December 14 - AEC News Today

Cambodia Morning News for December 14  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for December 14, 2018. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia ...

13 Dec 2018 | 6:26 pm

Vietnamese face deportation - Politico

Vietnamese face deportation  Politico

The caravan's democracy — Congress strikes #MeToo deal.

13 Dec 2018 | 9:00 am

Hun Sen rejects 'rift' rumours spread by 'stupid gangsters' - The Phnom Penh Post

Hun Sen rejects 'rift' rumours spread by 'stupid gangsters'  The Phnom Penh Post

Prime Minister Hun Sen on Wednesday denied a “rift” among top leaders of the Cambodian People's Party (CPP), and rejected claims that Senate president Say ...

12 Dec 2018 | 10:42 pm

Trump Moves to Deport Vietnam War Refugees - The Atlantic

Trump Moves to Deport Vietnam War Refugees  The Atlantic

The White House again wants to expel certain groups of protected immigrants, a reversal after backing away from the policy months ago.

12 Dec 2018 | 1:14 pm

Katrina vanden Heuvel: Congress takes critical step toward reasserting its war-powers control - St. Paul Pioneer Press

Katrina vanden Heuvel: Congress takes critical step toward reasserting its war-powers control  St. Paul Pioneer Press

In 1973, as President Richard Nixon escalated an unauthorized bombing campaign in Cambodia, Sen. William Fulbright, D-Ark., asked, “Does the President ...

12 Dec 2018 | 12:21 am

Birthday Highlight: John Kerry | Archives - The Missoulian

Birthday Highlight: John Kerry | Archives  The Missoulian

Former U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry turned 75 today, so here's a quick slideshow of some career highlights from the archives of the Associated Press.

11 Dec 2018 | 5:45 am

'Kingdom's human rights better than US' - The Phnom Penh Post

'Kingdom's human rights better than US'  The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodian Human Rights Committee president Keo Remy said the human rights situation in the Kingdom is good compared to neighbouring countries, as well ...

10 Dec 2018 | 8:23 pm

NA Chairwoman welcomes Cambodian PM in Hanoi - Nhan Dan Online

NA Chairwoman welcomes Cambodian PM in Hanoi  Nhan Dan Online

NDO/VNA – Vietnamese National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan and Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen had a meeting ...

8 Dec 2018 | 4:50 am

Drilon puzzed: Why is P7.5B SEA Games fund in DFA budget? - Politiko

Drilon puzzed: Why is P7.5B SEA Games fund in DFA budget?  Politiko

Why is the budget for hosting a regional sports tournament in the Department of Foreign Affairs? Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon said Thursday he was ...

6 Dec 2018 | 7:21 pm

Congress Is Standing United on the Indo-Pacific - Daily Signal

Congress Is Standing United on the Indo-Pacific  Daily Signal

Senators are unifying around a bill that will signal to the world how unified the U.S. government is on key geopolitical issues shaping the Indo-Pacific.

6 Dec 2018 | 4:13 pm

Congress takes critical step toward reasserting its war-powers control [Opinion] - Houston Chronicle

Congress takes critical step toward reasserting its war-powers control [Opinion]  Houston Chronicle

In a surprising 63-37 vote, the Senate advanced a resolution introduced by Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., that would end U.S. support for Saudi Arabia's devastation ...

5 Dec 2018 | 12:00 pm

Vermont man nominated for Cambodia ambassador - Miami Herald

Vermont man nominated for Cambodia ambassador  Miami Herald

Vermont man nominated to serve as the ambassador to Cambodia.

5 Dec 2018 | 1:06 am

Vermonter up for ambassador to Cambodia - WCAX

Vermonter up for ambassador to Cambodia  WCAX

WASHINGTON (WCAX) A Vermonter is up for the post of ambassador to the Kingdom of Cambodia. W. Patrick Murphy of Brattleboro sat before the Senate ...

4 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Congress takes critical step toward reasserting its war-powers control - The Washington Post

Congress takes critical step toward reasserting its war-powers control  The Washington Post

Senate resolution to end U.S. support for Saudi-led conflict in Yemen shows that the politics of war are finally evolving.

4 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Why is the Senate challenging Trump on Yemen? Here’s what you need to know. - The Washington Post

Why is the Senate challenging Trump on Yemen? Here’s what you need to know.  The Washington Post

Something startling happened in the Senate this week. Taking on both President Trump and the government of Saudi Arabia, the chamber voted 63 to 37 to ...

30 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Modern slavery bill passes senate - Save The Children Australia

Modern slavery bill passes senate  Save The Children Australia

Save the Children welcomes the passage of the Modern Slavery Bill through the Australian Parliament which enables the world-first recognition of orphanage ...

30 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

The Senate Just Took a Major Step Toward Ending the War in Yemen. What Happens Now? - The Intercept

The Senate Just Took a Major Step Toward Ending the War in Yemen. What Happens Now?  The Intercept

The Senate voted to advance a resolution withdrawing U.S. military support for the war in Yemen. What does this mean and what are the next steps forward?

29 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

National Assembly president Heng Samrin book released - The Phnom Penh Post

National Assembly president Heng Samrin book released  The Phnom Penh Post

The National Assembly on Monday launched The People's Struggle: Cambodia Reborn, a biography describing the early life and struggle of current National ...

27 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Placing principle above partisan advantage - STLtoday.com

Placing principle above partisan advantage  STLtoday.com

Fifty years ago this month, Missouri first elected Thomas Eagleton to the U.S. Senate. Two decades later, shortly after Eagleton retired after serving three terms, ...

27 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Berkeley Student Senator Faces Backlash for Standing Up for Her Faith - The Epoch Times

Berkeley Student Senator Faces Backlash for Standing Up for Her Faith  The Epoch Times

BERKELEY​, Calif.—Student Senator Isabella Chow, who recently abstained her vote on a resolution to support the interests of transgender students because ...

26 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Australian politicians condemn Cambodia's 'criminal and thuggish regime' - Asia Times

Australian politicians condemn Cambodia's 'criminal and thuggish regime'  Asia Times

While the US government was swift in its actions against Cambodia's regime after this year's flawed elections, the Australian government is yet to follow the US ...

20 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Weekly News Quiz for Students: Amazon, Vaping, Facebook - New York Times

Weekly News Quiz for Students: Amazon, Vaping, Facebook  New York Times

How well did you follow the news this past week? How many of these 10 questions can you get right?

20 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Florida Democrats Concede Senate & Gubernatorial Races After Recounts - Democracy Now!

Florida Democrats Concede Senate & Gubernatorial Races After Recounts  Democracy Now!

In Florida, Democrats have conceded both the Senate and gubernatorial races after recounts maintained narrow Republican leads. Incumbent Democratic ...

19 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia genocide verdict a signal to other perpetrators: US - Politiko

Cambodia genocide verdict a signal to other perpetrators: US  Politiko

The US has welcomed Cambodia's landmark genocide verdict and said it served as a warning that perpetrators of mass atrocities, "even those at the highest ...

17 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Florida Senate race goes to manual recount: A.M. News Links - cleveland.com

Florida Senate race goes to manual recount: A.M. News Links  cleveland.com

A summary of stories from across the nation and around the world?

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

AP News in Brief at 11:04 p.m. EST - Idaho Statesman

AP News in Brief at 11:04 p.m. EST  Idaho Statesman

California town's wildfire evacuation plan raises questions. MAGALIA, Calif. (AP) — Ten years ago, as two wildfires advanced on Paradise, residents jumped into ...

15 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Update on the latest news, sports, business and entertainment at 10:20 pm EST - WTOP

Update on the latest news, sports, business and entertainment at 10:20 pm EST  WTOP

CALIFORNIA WILDFIRES-THE LATEST The Latest: Authorities: 631 people unaccounted for in fire MAGALIA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say that 631 people are ...

15 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Florida Senate, Governor Races Head to Recounts - The Wall Street Journal

Florida Senate, Governor Races Head to Recounts  The Wall Street Journal

The Florida Senate race between Gov. Rick Scott and Sen. Bill Nelson is headed to a recount as unofficial results showed Mr. Scott slightly leading Mr. Nelson.

11 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Senate, House Seats Remain Unclaimed as Vote Counting Continues - The Wall Street Journal

Senate, House Seats Remain Unclaimed as Vote Counting Continues  The Wall Street Journal

Democrat Lucy McBath unseated Republican incumbent Karen Handel in Georgia's sixth congressional district, adding to the Democrats' new majority in the ...

9 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

A Broward County Senate Steal? - The Wall Street Journal

A Broward County Senate Steal?  The Wall Street Journal

Florida's Democratic stronghold makes a mess of vote-counting.

9 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Trump Gains Robust Support in Realigned Republican Senate - The Wall Street Journal

Trump Gains Robust Support in Realigned Republican Senate  The Wall Street Journal

WASHINGTON—Republicans' success in retaining control of the Senate ensures a robust line of support for President Trump over the final two years of his first ...

7 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Mississippi Senate Race Heads to a Runoff - The Wall Street Journal

Mississippi Senate Race Heads to a Runoff  The Wall Street Journal

JACKSON, Miss.—Mississippi Republicans and Democrats woke up Wednesday morning with another three weeks of political combat to come, after Republican ...

7 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Ted Cruz beats Beto O'Rourke to win midterm senate race in Texas - The Telegraph

Ted Cruz beats Beto O'Rourke to win midterm senate race in Texas  The Telegraph

Ted Cruz staved off an onslaught from Beto O'Rourke, his Democrat opponent in Texas, denying what would have been a historic power shift in the state.

7 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Republicans Poised to Build on Senate Majority - The Wall Street Journal

Republicans Poised to Build on Senate Majority  The Wall Street Journal

Republicans appeared likely to expand their Senate majority in Tuesday's elections, as they lost control of the House and lost governorships across the ...

7 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Australia’s Cambodia Refugee Deal is Dead - ວີໂອເອ-ລາວ (VOA)

Australia’s Cambodia Refugee Deal is Dead  ວີໂອເອ-ລາວ (VOA)

Australia's controversial refugee resettlement deal with Cambodia has expired and is “no longer an option” for the immediate future, the country's Senate has ...

1 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

For Senate Success, Democrats Must Regain Obama-Era Black Support - The Wall Street Journal

For Senate Success, Democrats Must Regain Obama-Era Black Support  The Wall Street Journal

The Democratic Party is mounting get-out-the-vote efforts in minority districts—where a falloff in support was a key reason Hillary Clinton lost two years ago.

25 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

China's top legislator meets Cambodian Senate president - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

China's top legislator meets Cambodian Senate president - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

BEIJING, Oct. 24 (Xinhua) -- China's top legislator Li Zhanshu on Wednesday met with Samdech Say Chhum, president of Cambodia's senate, vowing to further ...

24 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Democrats’ Senate Hopes Are Fading Fast - New York Magazine

Democrats’ Senate Hopes Are Fading Fast  New York Magazine

Polls of the 2018 midterms show Democrats gaining in the generic ballot – but losing ground in the race for Senate control. In the wake of Kavanaugh's ...

11 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

GOP Muscles Kavanaugh Through Senate - Wall Street Journal

GOP Muscles Kavanaugh Through Senate  Wall Street Journal

Republicans prevailed in the fight to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court by launching an intense—and often improvised—effort to win over ...

7 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

US Senate Set to Confirm Kavanaugh to Supreme Court - VOA News

US Senate Set to Confirm Kavanaugh to Supreme Court  VOA News

The U.S. Senate is expected to confirm Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court Saturday, following weeks of controversy stemming from sexual ...

6 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

US Senate Could Hold Final Kavanaugh Vote Saturday - VOA News

US Senate Could Hold Final Kavanaugh Vote Saturday  VOA News

The nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to fill an open seat on the U.S. Supreme Court is moving toward a final vote as early as Saturday. First though ...

4 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

First Vice President of Cambodian Senate passes away - http://en.vietnamplus.vn/

First Vice President of Cambodian Senate passes away  http://en.vietnamplus.vn/

Pnom Penh (VNA) - First Vice President of the Cambodian Senate Nay Pena passed away at 13:00 on September 29 at the age of 74, according to a statement ...

29 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Kavanaugh Confirmation Vote Is Delayed For FBI Investigation - The Wall Street Journal

Kavanaugh Confirmation Vote Is Delayed For FBI Investigation  The Wall Street Journal

The fight over Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh took another unexpected turn when Sen. Jeff Flake forced a delay of up to one week on a Senate vote, ...

28 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

James Ricketson: Cambodia pardons Australian filmmaker jailed for espionage - ABC News

James Ricketson: Cambodia pardons Australian filmmaker jailed for espionage  ABC News

Cambodian authorities issue a royal pardon for Australian filmmaker James Ricketson, who was last month sentenced to six years in prison for espionage.

21 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

‘Shipwreck’: GOP grows fearful about losing Senate as candidates struggle, Trump support tumbles - The Washington Post

‘Shipwreck’: GOP grows fearful about losing Senate as candidates struggle, Trump support tumbles  The Washington Post

Republicans have grown increasingly worried about losing control of the Senate, as President Trump's approval rating tumbles and Democrats gain steam in ...

11 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia’s One-Party Parliament Slammed as ‘Bogus’ Amid Opening Session - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia’s One-Party Parliament Slammed as ‘Bogus’ Amid Opening Session  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen (front-R) and Cambodian People's Party leaders Heng Samrin (front-L) and Sar Kheng (front-C) attend the opening ...

5 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

EAM Sushma Swaraj meets President of Senate Say Chhum - Deccan Chronicle

EAM Sushma Swaraj meets President of Senate Say Chhum  Deccan Chronicle

Phnom Penh (Cambodia), Aug 29 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj met the President of Senate of Cambodia Say Chhum.

29 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

John McCain, Legendary Republican Senator, Dead at 81 - Rolling Stone

John McCain, Legendary Republican Senator, Dead at 81  Rolling Stone

Legendary senator John McCain has died after a nearly year-long bout with glioblastoma, a form of brain cancer. He was 81. “Senator John Sidney McCain III ...

25 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

New state senate bill would require K-12 to study Vietnamese, Cambodian, and Hmong experiences - KFSN-TV

New state senate bill would require K-12 to study Vietnamese, Cambodian, and Hmong experiences  KFSN-TV

A state Senate bill is aiming to teach school children about the Vietnamese refugee experience, the Cambodian genocide, and Hmong cultural studies.

23 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Senator questions Leach trip to Cambodia - The Spokesman-Review

Senator questions Leach trip to Cambodia  The Spokesman-Review

Senate Higher Education Committee Chairman Kevin Ranker has questions for WSU about Coach Mike Leach's trip to Cambodia.

14 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Argentina's senate votes against allowing abortion in blow to rights groups across Latin America - The Telegraph

Argentina's senate votes against allowing abortion in blow to rights groups across Latin America  The Telegraph

Argentina's senators have voted against legalising abortion, bucking the global trend and dashing the hopes of womens' rights activists in the homeland of Pope ...

9 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Republicans Dismiss 2012 Repeat Ahead of Wisconsin Senate Primary - Roll Call

Republicans Dismiss 2012 Repeat Ahead of Wisconsin Senate Primary  Roll Call

A costly, divisive primary race with Democrat Tammy Baldwin waiting on the other side may be causing unwanted flashbacks for Republicans in Wisconsin.

8 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen's party rebuffs election boycott calls with high turnout - Nikkei Asian Review

Hun Sen's party rebuffs election boycott calls with high turnout  Nikkei Asian Review

PHNOM PENH -- Cambodia's ruling party won big in Sunday's general election, which despite calls for a boycott from officials of a forcibly dissolved o.

30 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Why Are Washington State Legislators Covering for Cambodia's Sham Elections? - The Diplomat

Why Are Washington State Legislators Covering for Cambodia's Sham Elections?  The Diplomat

Why are state legislators from Washington state in the United States cozying up to the Cambodian regime?

27 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen warms seats for sons in post-election Cambodia - Nikkei Asian Review

Hun Sen warms seats for sons in post-election Cambodia  Nikkei Asian Review

PHNOM PENH -- With Prime Minister Hun Sen set to cruise to a landslide victory in Cambodia's general election on Sunday, the preservation of his dynasty, and ...

25 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

China Accused of Hacking Cambodian Government Institutions - ວີໂອເອ-ລາວ (VOA)

China Accused of Hacking Cambodian Government Institutions  ວີໂອເອ-ລາວ (VOA)

Cyberattackers have been caught hacking key Cambodian government institutions in what is strongly believed to be a coordinated Chinese government attack ...

10 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Senate approves forestry law - Khmer Times

Senate approves forestry law  Khmer Times

The Senate approves a draft law to adopt the Asian Forest Cooperation Organisation's policies to prevent forest crimes.

12 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Senate approves law ​on citizenship - The Phnom Penh Post

Senate approves law ​on citizenship  The Phnom Penh Post

The Senate on Monday approved a controversial set of laws on citizenship, claiming the draft would improve the process by which foreigners applied for ...

12 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Senate passes mineral resources law - Khmer Times

Senate passes mineral resources law  Khmer Times

The Senate passes an amendment on a law regulating mineral resources management and exploitation to punish offenders.

12 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Senate approves design of new building in Fort Bonifacio - Rappler

Senate approves design of new building in Fort Bonifacio  Rappler

MANILA, Philippines – The planned transfer of the Senate to Fort Bonifacio is making progress, after the Senate and the Bases Conversion and Development ...

28 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Hun Sen Calls Parties on Ballot Real Opposition - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia's Hun Sen Calls Parties on Ballot Real Opposition  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodian prime minister Hun Sen denied on Tuesday that 20 small and little-known political parties registered to compete in July 29 national elections were ...

22 May 2018 | 2:00 am

US senator to monitor national election process - Khmer Times

US senator to monitor national election process  Khmer Times

US Senator Doug Ericksen says that he wanted to observe the upcoming national election while meeting with Foreign Affairs Minister Prak Sokhonn.

10 May 2018 | 2:00 am

US Senator holds talks on 'strengthening cooperation' - The Phnom Penh Post

US Senator holds talks on 'strengthening cooperation'  The Phnom Penh Post

Washington State Senator Doug Ericksen and delegates held talks in Phnom Penh with Minister of Foreign Affairs Prak Sokhon on Wednesday aimed at ...

10 May 2018 | 2:00 am

WSU coach Mike Leach joins lawmakers on trip to Cambodia - Seattle Times

WSU coach Mike Leach joins lawmakers on trip to Cambodia  Seattle Times

Mike Leach and three Washington lawmakers are in the Cambodian capital this week, where they met with the prime minister and other government officials.

9 May 2018 | 2:00 am

CPP takes all Senate committee chairs - The Phnom Penh Post

CPP takes all Senate committee chairs  The Phnom Penh Post

Following its formal opening last week, the Senate on Monday picked chairpersons for its internal committees, with all of these positions going to Cambodian ...

1 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Top Senate leaders re-elected in first session - Khmer Times

Top Senate leaders re-elected in first session  Khmer Times

The Senate yesterday in its first session since its election in February voted to re-elect its top leaders for the new mandate. After King Norodom Sihamoni left the ...

24 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's ruling party vice president re-elected top senator in 4th mandate - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Cambodia's ruling party vice president re-elected top senator in 4th mandate - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

Ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) Vice President Samdech Say Chhum was re-elected the president of the Senate in the fourth mandate on Monday.

23 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia king urges Senate dominated by ruling party to protect rights - Reuters

Cambodia king urges Senate dominated by ruling party to protect rights  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodia's King Norodom Sihamoni on Monday urged senators to protect justice and human rights as the upper house of the ...

23 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Senate Election Removes One More Check on Ruling Party: Analysts - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Senate Election Removes One More Check on Ruling Party: Analysts  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The Cambodian Senate has long been seen as a rubber stamp body with the balance of power falling with the ruling party and its cronies.

20 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Senate approves law regulating import of medicine - Khmer Times

Senate approves law regulating import of medicine  Khmer Times

The Senate has unanimously approved a law that regulates the import and export of pharmaceutical products, with all 47 senators voting in support yesterday.

19 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Two new Funcinpec members confirmed to Senate - The Phnom Penh Post

Two new Funcinpec members confirmed to Senate  The Phnom Penh Post

The National Assembly elected two members of Funcinpec to the Senate on Monday, completing the 62-member legislative body dominated by the ruling ...

9 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian parliament elects two royalist Funcinpec party members as senators - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Cambodian parliament elects two royalist Funcinpec party members as senators - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

Cambodia's National Assembly, or the lower house, on Monday elected two royalist Funcinpec party members, Chea Chantevy and Suon Mean, to fill vacant ...

9 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Invites International Observers to Monitor Election - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Cambodia Invites International Observers to Monitor Election  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Cambodia's national election body has invited international observers to monitor the July general election, widely expected to be a landslide victory for the ruling ...

6 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

NA's permanent committee to approve two senators - Khmer Times

NA's permanent committee to approve two senators  Khmer Times

The National Assembly is slated to approve the appointment of two senators from the royalist Funcinpec party on Monday to fill in the new 62-seat Senate that ...

4 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Official Senate election results released - Khmer Times

Official Senate election results released  Khmer Times

The National Election Committee yesterday announced the official Senate election results, confirming that the ruling CPP secured all 58 seats to be filled.

5 Mar 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian PM Hun Sen's party sweeps all seats in Senate election: Official results - The Straits Times

Cambodian PM Hun Sen's party sweeps all seats in Senate election: Official results  The Straits Times

PHNOM PENH (XINHUA) - The ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) of Prime Minister Hun Sen won all the Senate seats at stake in an election on Feb 25, ...

3 Mar 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia’s Ruling Party Just Held Senate Elections. It Won Every Seat - TIME

Cambodia’s Ruling Party Just Held Senate Elections. It Won Every Seat  TIME

Hun Sen's ruling Cambodian People's Party swept Senate elections, winning every seat in the latest signal of Cambodia's faltering democracy.

26 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia votes in Senate election, PM's party expected to win - Channel NewsAsia

Cambodia votes in Senate election, PM's party expected to win  Channel NewsAsia

Voting got under way in Cambodia on Sunday in a Senate election that the ruling party of Prime Minister Hun Sen was expected to sweep following a ...

25 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

Senate elections: a test of consistency and firmness - The Phnom Penh Post

Senate elections: a test of consistency and firmness  The Phnom Penh Post

Editor, Cambodia's Senate election is to be held on February 25. According to the Constitution, out of the 61 senators, two are to be nominated by the King, two ...

22 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's ruling party set to sweep Senate election - Reuters

Cambodia's ruling party set to sweep Senate election  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - The ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) of Hun Sen is poised to sweep a Senate election at the weekend, helping to consolidate ...

22 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

Amid Senate Campaign, a Climate of Fear Stifles Political Discussion - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Amid Senate Campaign, a Climate of Fear Stifles Political Discussion  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Even those who consider themselves supporters of Prime Minister Hun Sen's Cambodian People's Party said they felt under pressure.

20 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

U.S. Senators Propose Cambodia Sanctions Bill - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

U.S. Senators Propose Cambodia Sanctions Bill  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The bill could see senior officials' assets frozen if the leader of Cambodia's main opposition group, Kem Sokha, remains in prison and free and fair elections are ...

16 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

CYP launches Senate election campaign - Khmer Times

CYP launches Senate election campaign  Khmer Times

The Cambodian Youth Party yesterday kicked off its campaign for the Senate elections. CYP president Pich Sros told Khmer Times that about 2,000 people took ...

14 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

Senate campaign kicks off with only CPP staging big rally - The Phnom Penh Post

Senate campaign kicks off with only CPP staging big rally  The Phnom Penh Post

The Senate election campaign kicked off with little fanfare on Saturday, with only the ruling Cambodian People's Party holding a large public event.

12 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia’s Ruling Party to Sweep Senate in Election Without Opposition - Voice of America

Cambodia’s Ruling Party to Sweep Senate in Election Without Opposition  Voice of America

On Feb. 25, seven commune councilors are going to vote in Cambodia's Senate election, a nationwide political contest few citizens know or care much about.

11 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Prepares for Senate Election Amid Criticism Over Candidates’ Validity - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Cambodia Prepares for Senate Election Amid Criticism Over Candidates’ Validity  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Voting is due to take place on February 25 and the NEC has estimated the cost of the vote to be about $2 million. PHNOM PENH —. The National Election ...

9 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

New US legislation would impose more sanctions on Cambodia, ban negotiations on debt relief - The Phnom Penh Post

New US legislation would impose more sanctions on Cambodia, ban negotiations on debt relief  The Phnom Penh Post

New bipartisan legislation introduced on Friday in the US Senate seeks to impose an array of sanctions on Cambodia and postpone any discussion of forgiving ...

9 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

NEC to ban Senate election campaigns in parts of capital - The Phnom Penh Post

NEC to ban Senate election campaigns in parts of capital  The Phnom Penh Post

Campaigning for the upcoming Senate elections will not be allowed on certain major boulevards or in a number of public spaces in Phnom Penh, the National ...

8 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

Vietnam gives computers to Cambodian Senate - Khmer Times

Vietnam gives computers to Cambodian Senate  Khmer Times

Newly appointed Vietnamese ambassador Vu Quang Minh on Tuesday gave computers and other office supplies to the Senate of Cambodia. After meeting with ...

6 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

Thousands of excess Senate ballots printed - The Phnom Penh Post

Thousands of excess Senate ballots printed  The Phnom Penh Post

The National Election Committee (NEC) yesterday announced plans to distribute 25950 ballots for the upcoming Senate election this month, more than double ...

2 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

US Senators call on UN to pass resolution on Cambodia's political crackdown - The Phnom Penh Post

US Senators call on UN to pass resolution on Cambodia's political crackdown  The Phnom Penh Post

A group of US Senators has sent a letter to Nikki Haley, the country's ambassador to the United Nations, urging her to work with other members of the UN Human ...

29 Jan 2018 | 2:00 am

Bipartisan group of U.S. Senators denounce Cambodian government - UPI.com

Bipartisan group of U.S. Senators denounce Cambodian government  UPI.com

A bipartisan group of U.S. Senators on Friday called on U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley, to isolate the Cambodian government to ensure legitimate elections.

28 Jan 2018 | 2:00 am

Four Parties Register to Contest Senate Election Next Month - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Four Parties Register to Contest Senate Election Next Month  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Four senators will be selected by the CPP-controlled parliament, while the remainder will be chosen by a vote of commune councilors.

11 Jan 2018 | 2:00 am

NEC to print Senate election ballots soon - Khmer Times

NEC to print Senate election ballots soon  Khmer Times

The National Election Committee will soon print more than 20,000 ballots for the February 25 Senate election. Senators are elected by votes cast by members of ...

11 Jan 2018 | 2:00 am

CPP set to sweep Senate - The Phnom Penh Post

CPP set to sweep Senate  The Phnom Penh Post

The Cambodian People's Party is poised to sweep every single elected Senate seat in upcoming elections in February, despite its assurances that multiparty ...

27 Dec 2017 | 2:00 am

Why Cambodia's Future Could Be Shaped By Its Senate - The Diplomat

Why Cambodia's Future Could Be Shaped By Its Senate  The Diplomat

The role of the legislative body has been overlooked but could be potentially important in determining the country's politics.

30 Jun 2017 | 2:00 am