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China agrees to help Cambodia overhaul its criticized judiciary - Reuters


China agrees to help Cambodia overhaul its criticized judiciary
Reuters
The U.S. State Department said in a 2015 report on rights in Cambodia that a "politicized and ineffective" judiciary was among Cambodia's most significant human rights problems. The government didn't respect judicial independence and the courts "were ...

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28 Sep 2016 | 5:34 am

Sokha Seeks 'Impossible' Clemency for Jailed Rights Activists - The ... - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Sokha Seeks 'Impossible' Clemency for Jailed Rights Activists - The ...
The Cambodia Daily
Cambodia's leader should channel the virtuous spirit of the Pchum Ben religious holiday and release 25 jailed activists and rights workers, CNRP Vice President ...
Cambodia's Way Forward | Khmer Times | News Portal Cambodia |Khmer Times
Cambodia National Rescue Party to End Legislative BoycottRadio Free Asia

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27 Sep 2016 | 7:45 pm

Sustainable energy options for Cambodia discussed - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Sustainable energy options for Cambodia discussed
The Phnom Penh Post
However, energy expert Paul Chapman, executive research director of the consultancy AARN Global, said Cambodia's government is heading in a different direction. “The government has an ambitious plan to build out the centralised grid, but micro-grids ...

27 Sep 2016 | 7:14 pm

ADB: GDP to Grow 7.1% in 2017 - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

ADB: GDP to Grow 7.1% in 2017
Khmer Times
The report notes that 58 percent of Cambodian tax revenue comes from general consumption taxes, the highest in the report, and well above the 20 percent OECD average, and that government efforts to boost online tax collection had been “very limited.”.
Garment Exports Keep ADB Forecast StrongThe Cambodia Daily
Cambodia's economy on growth path: ADBThe Phnom Penh Post
ADB Retains Forecast of Strong Growth for Cambodia's Economy in 2016, 2017The FINANCIAL

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27 Sep 2016 | 12:23 pm

Vouchers to Enjoy Holidays - Khmer Times


Vouchers to Enjoy Holidays
Khmer Times
Domestic tourists showed great potential to generate more income for the economy and benefit local tourism operators, he said, adding: “We congratulate the initiative and warmly support the government since it is to encourage and boost tourism.”.

27 Sep 2016 | 12:09 pm

Government Bites Back as 'Black Monday' Returns - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Government Bites Back as 'Black Monday' Returns
The Cambodia Daily
Women from Phnom Penh's Boeng Kak community call for the release of fellow activist Tep Vanny during a protest on Monday marking “Black Monday.” (Siv Channa/The Cambodia Daily). “In the past, the Khmer Rouge forced people to dress in black,” ...

26 Sep 2016 | 7:56 pm

Minister Tells UN 'Perfect Democracy' Not Realistic - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Minister Tells UN 'Perfect Democracy' Not Realistic
The Cambodia Daily
“As the Cambodia government intensifies its crackdown on the NGOs and the political opposition, the government is working hard to persuade governments, and particularly donors, to stay on the sidelines by claiming some sort of mythical 'silent majority ...
FM Sidesteps Human Rights at UNKhmer Times

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25 Sep 2016 | 7:35 pm

Ties with Cambodia enter 'new chapter' | Bangkok Post: news - Bangkok Post


Bangkok Post

Ties with Cambodia enter 'new chapter' | Bangkok Post: news
Bangkok Post
You see many Thai trade fairs and exhibitions have been held across Cambodia while a lot of Thai and business visitors have travelled [here] in the past year," Phay Siphan, Cambodian government spokesman, told Thai journalists who recently visited ...

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25 Sep 2016 | 6:06 pm

Congressman Explains House Resolution on Cambodia, Says Citizens Deserve Better - VOA Khmer (English)


VOA Khmer (English)

Congressman Explains House Resolution on Cambodia, Says Citizens Deserve Better
VOA Khmer (English)
A founding member of the Congressional Cambodian Caucus, Congressman Lowenthal recently introduced a bi-partisan resolution condemning political repression and rights abuses by the Cambodian government of Prime Minister Hun Sen, and called for ...
Cambodia National Rescue Party Discovers More Voter Registration ProblemsRadio Free Asia

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21 Sep 2016 | 3:08 pm

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