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Controversial Domestic Abuse Law Under Government Review - The Cambodia Daily


Controversial Domestic Abuse Law Under Government Review
The Cambodia Daily
Chim Channeang, the Cambodia coordinator of NGO-Cedaw, said the current law was not compliant with the U.N.'s international Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women, a treaty that Cambodia's government ratified in ...

26 Aug 2016 | 6:46 pm

As Surrogacy Trade Grows, Government Charts Course - The Cambodia Daily


As Surrogacy Trade Grows, Government Charts Course
The Cambodia Daily
The government will meet this month to begin addressing concerns that the lack of regulation for the surrogacy trade could lead to a proliferation of brokers working in Cambodia and foreign couples traveling to the country to take advantage of their ...

25 Aug 2016 | 8:04 pm

Moodys Cambodias robust growth and modest government debt burden are rating supports, but rapid credit growth ... - EconoTimes


Moodys Cambodias robust growth and modest government debt burden are rating supports, but rapid credit growth ...
EconoTimes
Moody's conclusions were contained in its just-released credit analysis titled "Government of Cambodia - B2 stable " and which examines the sovereign in four categories: economic strength, which is assessed as "low (-)"; institutional strength "very ...

24 Aug 2016 | 8:30 pm

Government Pledges Thirty Percent Boost in Forest Rangers by 2017 - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Government Pledges Thirty Percent Boost in Forest Rangers by 2017
The Cambodia Daily
The government said this week it wanted to increase by at least 30 percent the number of forest rangers working next year in Cambodia's wildlife sanctuaries, national parks and other protected areas to guard against encroaching logging, poaching and ...

24 Aug 2016 | 8:10 pm

Don't Mention South China Sea, Government Tells Asean - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Don't Mention South China Sea, Government Tells Asean
The Cambodia Daily
“I entirely agree with the recommendations and statements of the Cambodian government and that Samdech Prime Minister Hun Sen has mentioned—that it is right that Cambodia maintains unity and territorial sovereignty,” he said. Analysts and some ...
Hun Sen Pledges to Ease Restrictions on EnvironmentalistsVOA Khmer (English)

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23 Aug 2016 | 7:55 pm

Cambodia government partners with Microsoft on ICT initiatives - Enterprise Innovation


Enterprise Innovation

Cambodia government partners with Microsoft on ICT initiatives
Enterprise Innovation
Cambodia's Ministry of Commerce (MOC) has signed an agreement with Microsoft to use technology to improve trade and drive competitiveness. The agreement covers technology training and education for the Microsoft Khmer Translator Hub, as well as joint ...

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22 Aug 2016 | 6:06 pm

Government Leaves Railway Evictees Deep in Debt - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Government Leaves Railway Evictees Deep in Debt
The Cambodia Daily
Debt relief was one of the six pillars of a remedial action plan the ADB and Cambodian government put forward in 2014 to restore the evicted families' living standards. In its second annual review of the action plan, released last month, the ADB's ...

21 Aug 2016 | 8:07 pm

With Reforms Stalled, Local Government Hamstrung - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

With Reforms Stalled, Local Government Hamstrung
The Cambodia Daily
“The power of local actors has been consistently undermined and controlled by the central government and the ruling party,” write Netra Eng, head of the government unit at the Cambodia Development Resource Institute, and Sophal Ear, an associate ...

19 Aug 2016 | 6:29 pm

Let Deportation Be a Warning, Government Says - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Let Deportation Be a Warning, Government Says
The Cambodia Daily
(Siv Channa/The Cambodia Daily). “The Black Monday campaign will not end. Now we have another plan to protest for the release of our activists,” she said. Am Sam Ath, technical adviser for rights group Licadho, denounced the government's decision to ...

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18 Aug 2016 | 7:31 pm

Victorian MP Hong Lim, banned from Cambodia, says world has 'turned their back' on injustices - ABC Online


ABC Online

Victorian MP Hong Lim, banned from Cambodia, says world has 'turned their back' on injustices
ABC Online
Victorian Parliamentary Secretary for Asian Engagement Hong Lim was banned from entering Cambodia after calling Prime Minister Hun Sen's Government a "beast" in a radio interview earlier this month. Mr Lim told the ABC's The World program he stood by ...
Cambodian Crackdown Hardens Resolve Among Khmer DiasporaVoice of America
Cambodia's Democratic Transition Has Collapsed, With Dangerous ConsequencesCouncil on Foreign Relations
KR Victims Need HealingKhmer Times

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17 Aug 2016 | 2:38 pm