Cambodia News: Cambodia Election

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

Trick or real? CNRP split over Cambodia move to ease politics ban - Al Jazeera English

Trick or real? CNRP split over Cambodia move to ease politics ban  Al Jazeera English

Self-exiled cofounder calls government decision a political maneuver but others see it as sign of genuine improvement.

13 Dec 2018 | 6:25 pm

Vietnamese face deportation - Politico

Vietnamese face deportation  Politico

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

13 Dec 2018 | 9:00 am

Cambodian Lawmakers OK Measure to Ease Political Ban - VOA News

Cambodian Lawmakers OK Measure to Ease Political Ban  VOA News

The legislation that could allow a five-year ban on political activity by top opposition politicians to be lifted.

13 Dec 2018 | 1:14 am

Cambodia's Opposition Begins to Crack - The Diplomat

Cambodia's Opposition Begins to Crack  The Diplomat

After 2018's election, Cambodia's once united opposition veers toward a split.

12 Dec 2018 | 9:19 am

ANALYSIS: Taking the Measure of China's Meddling in Taiwan's Local Elections - The News Lens 關鍵評論網

ANALYSIS: Taking the Measure of China's Meddling in Taiwan's Local Elections  The News Lens 關鍵評論網

The real question is, which new strategies did China use ahead of the Nov. 24 polls, and to what extend were they successful? Tags: disinformation, Fake News, ...

12 Dec 2018 | 12:24 am

Thailand to Deport Cambodian Union Leader Who Helped Produce Sex Trafficking Documentary - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Thailand to Deport Cambodian Union Leader Who Helped Produce Sex Trafficking Documentary  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Rath Rott Mony, the president of the Cambodian Construction Workers Trade Union Federation (CCTUF), in Chiang Mai, Thailand, in an undated photo.

11 Dec 2018 | 4:22 pm

Hun Sen's violent obsessions finally unmasked - Asia Times

Hun Sen's violent obsessions finally unmasked  Asia Times

The ink had barely dried on the UN-backed Khmer Rouge Tribunal's verdict against Pol Pot's former henchmen when Cambodia's leader, Hun Sen, shockingly ...

10 Dec 2018 | 11:56 am

PM Nguyễn Xuân Phúc holds talks with Cambodian counterpart Hun Sen - Viet Nam News

PM Nguyễn Xuân Phúc holds talks with Cambodian counterpart Hun Sen  Viet Nam News

Việt Nam has always prioritised boosting economic co-operation with Cambodia for the benefit of their people and businesses, and to support the development ...

7 Dec 2018 | 8:00 am

Taiwan News: Bill Aims to Restrict Foreign-Funded Election Ads - The News Lens 關鍵評論網

Taiwan News: Bill Aims to Restrict Foreign-Funded Election Ads  The News Lens 關鍵評論網

Your daily bulletin of Taiwan news, courtesy of ICRT. Tags: claw machine, Fake News, china election meddling, china election interference, telecom fraud, ...

6 Dec 2018 | 8:33 pm

Cambodian Court's Appeals Review a 'Ploy' to Weaken Political Opposition - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodian Court's Appeals Review a 'Ploy' to Weaken Political Opposition  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia's Supreme Court began on Wednesday to hear an appeal against the 2017 conviction in a defamation case brought against CNRP leader Sam ...

6 Dec 2018 | 4:54 pm

Cambodia and Nepal Sign Agreements to Bolster Ties - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Cambodia and Nepal Sign Agreements to Bolster Ties  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The countries signed four agreements during the visit, including an exemption on visa requirements for members of the diplomatic *service*.

4 Dec 2018 | 1:53 pm

Cambodia eases pressure on opposition, media after EU sanctions threat - EURACTIV

Cambodia eases pressure on opposition, media after EU sanctions threat  EURACTIV

Cambodia's parliament is reviewing a five-year ban on more than 100 members of the main opposition party, which could allow them to return to politics, ...

4 Dec 2018 | 1:11 am

Cambodia and Nepal sign agreements - Khmer Times

Cambodia and Nepal sign agreements  Khmer Times

Cambodia and Nepal sign four agreements over the weekend to expand relations.

3 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Thailand's foreign election observer ban is an unusual step - The Phnom Penh Post

Thailand's foreign election observer ban is an unusual step  The Phnom Penh Post

(ANN): Thailand's Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai made news in early November when he announced that he saw no need for foreign observers to monitor ...

3 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Analysts Question Motives Behind Cambodia’s Plan to ‘Strengthen Democracy’ After Divisive Election - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Analysts Question Motives Behind Cambodia’s Plan to ‘Strengthen Democracy’ After Divisive Election  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Protestors shout slogans and carry placards against Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen during a rally outside United Nations headquarters in New York, Sept.

3 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

PM 'purposely let CNRP leaders flee' - The Phnom Penh Post

PM 'purposely let CNRP leaders flee'  The Phnom Penh Post

Prime Minister Hun Sen said on Wednesday that he purposely let the leaders behind mass protests following the 2013 national elections flee Cambodia, after ...

29 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Freedom for Cambodia opposition leader urged - NHK WORLD

Freedom for Cambodia opposition leader urged  NHK WORLD

A Cambodian opposition leader reportedly remains effectively under house arrest and his aide is calling for the politician's freedom of movement.

21 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Outgoing US Ambassador to Cambodia Calls For Release of Opposition Chief, Political Reconciliation - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Outgoing US Ambassador to Cambodia Calls For Release of Opposition Chief, Political Reconciliation  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Outgoing US ambassador William Heidt (L) receives a gift from Prime Minister Hun Sen (R) during a farewell meeting at the Prime Minister's office in Phnom ...

20 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's beleaguered opposition and the fight for democracy - Al Jazeera English

Cambodia's beleaguered opposition and the fight for democracy  Al Jazeera English

Today, the country is effectively a one-party dictatorship with the opposition party scattered across the world.

18 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

There is still hope for Cambodia's democracy - Al Jazeera English

There is still hope for Cambodia's democracy  Al Jazeera English

The international community has to pressure Cambodia to hold free and fair elections.

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia war crimes court sentences top Khmer Rouge members to LIFE in prison for GENOCIDE - Express.co.uk

Cambodia war crimes court sentences top Khmer Rouge members to LIFE in prison for GENOCIDE  Express.co.uk

A CAMBODIAN war crimes court has found leading members of the Khmer Rouge guilty of genocide and has sentenced them to life in prison.

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia PM warns at UN against questioning of one-party election - EWN

Cambodia PM warns at UN against questioning of one-party election  EWN

Hun Sen, who has been in power for more than 33 years, saw his Cambodian People's Party win all 125 seats in July's parliamentary elections after a shuttering ...

29 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian Politics Enters Its Post-Election Phase - Council on Foreign Relations

Cambodian Politics Enters Its Post-Election Phase  Council on Foreign Relations

Following July's massive victory in unfree and unfair elections, Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen, whose ruling party took every seat in the lower ho…

10 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia frees 14 government critics, a move seen as appeasing criticism of general election - The Straits Times

Cambodia frees 14 government critics, a move seen as appeasing criticism of general election  The Straits Times

PHNOM PENH (REUTERS) - Cambodia released 14 government critics on Tuesday (Aug 28), in a move by Prime Minister Hun Sen that some observers say is ...

28 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Finding a Way Forward for Cambodia After Sham Elections - The Diplomat

Finding a Way Forward for Cambodia After Sham Elections  The Diplomat

What the international community can do to influence change in Cambodia.

21 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Fears of Chinese cybermeddling grow after Cambodia election - Nikkei Asian Review

Fears of Chinese cybermeddling grow after Cambodia election  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- China is believed to be attempting cyberattacks to sway politics in neighboring countries, apparently conducting a trial run in the Cambodian election ...

18 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

A New Era for Hun Sen's Cambodia? - The Diplomat

A New Era for Hun Sen's Cambodia?  The Diplomat

Arguably the real story of Cambodia's election late last month was that Prime Minister Hun Sen has effectively pulled the bamboo curtain down on a quarter ...

17 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

‘All Options Are Under Review’ by Australia Amid ‘Serious Concerns’ Over Cambodia’s Elections - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

‘All Options Are Under Review’ by Australia Amid ‘Serious Concerns’ Over Cambodia’s Elections  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Australia's Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said Thursday that “all options are under review” with regard to sanctions against Cambodia if Prime Minister Hun Sen ...

16 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

US Broadens Visa Bans Over 'Flawed' Cambodia Election - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

US Broadens Visa Bans Over 'Flawed' Cambodia Election  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Restrictions apply to those 'responsible for the most notable anti-democratic actions taken in the run-up to the flawed July 29 election'

15 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen's CPP wins all parliamentary seats in Cambodia election - Al Jazeera English

Hun Sen's CPP wins all parliamentary seats in Cambodia election  Al Jazeera English

Cambodia's ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP), led by long-time Prime Minister Hun Sen, has won all parliamentary seats in last month's largely ...

15 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

How Will the World Respond to Cambodia's Election? - Council on Foreign Relations

How Will the World Respond to Cambodia's Election?  Council on Foreign Relations

The Cambodian People's Party (CPP), led by Prime Minister Hun Sen, now utterly dominates Cambodia. The party won control of the entire lower house of…

10 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Two parties reject results of election, National - The Phnom Penh Post

Two parties reject results of election, National  The Phnom Penh Post

Two minor political parties have refused to accept the results of the Kingdom's July 29 national elections. One has filed a complaint with the Constitutional ...

6 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Philippines congratulates Cambodia on successful elections - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Philippines congratulates Cambodia on successful elections - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

MANILA, Aug. 5 (Xinhua) -- The Philippines congratulated Cambodia on Sunday on its recent general elections and expressed its readiness to work closely with ...

5 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Japanese Gov’t Calls Cambodia’s Election “Disappointing” - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Japanese Gov’t Calls Cambodia’s Election “Disappointing”  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

I told Mr. Prak Sokhonn that the results were disappointing in many ways as many of the ballots were judged invalid, although Japan had given its support to ...

5 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Experts Weigh in on ‘Deeply Flawed’ Cambodia Election - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Experts Weigh in on ‘Deeply Flawed’ Cambodia Election  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Both nationally and internationally, the CPP will have a difficult time explaining its uncontested win in the election, according to experts.

4 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Questions raised over Washington state lawmakers’ visit to Cambodia to observe elections - The Seattle Times

Questions raised over Washington state lawmakers’ visit to Cambodia to observe elections  The Seattle Times

The recent visit by a group of Republican Washington lawmakers to Cambodia has raised questions about whether they were used to legitimize the sham ...

4 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

China says foreigners should not interfere in Cambodia after election - EWN

China says foreigners should not interfere in Cambodia after election  EWN

BEIJING – Foreigners should not interfere in Cambodia's internal affairs, the Chinese government's top diplomat told his Cambodian counterpart, following an ...

2 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Elections: Some Initial Thoughts - Council on Foreign Relations

Cambodia's Elections: Some Initial Thoughts  Council on Foreign Relations

In Cambodia's elections this past weekend, Hun Sen's Cambodian People's Party (CPP) reportedly won all 125 of the seats contested in elections that w…

31 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Observers: Cambodia election was free and fair - The Phnom Penh Post

Observers: Cambodia election was free and fair  The Phnom Penh Post

Representatives of election observers from six countries and leaders of the National Election Committee (NEC) claimed that Sunday's national elections were ...

31 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian Americans From Lowell Head To DC To Protest Cambodian Elections - wgbh.org

Cambodian Americans From Lowell Head To DC To Protest Cambodian Elections  wgbh.org

Cambodians voters went to the polls this past weekend. Meanwhile, a group of Cambodian-Americans from Lowell went to Washington, DC to protest.

30 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Fake Monitors Endorse Cambodia’s Sham Election - Foreign Policy

Fake Monitors Endorse Cambodia’s Sham Election  Foreign Policy

Cambodians went to the polls last weekend, but it was a sham of an election, dominated by Hun Sen, the country's aging autocrat. With the opposition party ...

30 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

CPJ condemns pre-election news censorship in Cambodia - CPJ Press Freedom Online

CPJ condemns pre-election news censorship in Cambodia  CPJ Press Freedom Online

Bangkok, July 30, 2018--The Committee to Protect Journalists today condemned the Cambodian government's move to block news websites ahead of ...

30 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia election: Ruling party claims landslide in vote with no main opposition - BBC News

Cambodia election: Ruling party claims landslide in vote with no main opposition  BBC News

PM Hun Sen's party says it won by a wide margin, but critics call the election a sham.

30 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's election condemned as a 'sham' - CNN

Cambodia's election condemned as a 'sham'  CNN

Members of Cambodia's banned opposition party have labeled Sunday's general election as "hollow and laughable."

29 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

UN calls for 'pluralistic political process' ahead of Cambodia elections - Vatican News

UN calls for 'pluralistic political process' ahead of Cambodia elections  Vatican News

By Robin Gomes. Ahead of Sunday's general election in Cambodia, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for “an inclusive and ...

29 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's election runs well, proper: Observer - The Jakarta Post - Jakarta Post

Cambodia's election runs well, proper: Observer - The Jakarta Post  Jakarta Post

Cambodians went to the polls on Sunday for their sixth general election to fill 125 lawmaker seats.

29 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Statement from the Press Secretary on Cambodia's Flawed Parliamentary Elections - Whitehouse.gov

Statement from the Press Secretary on Cambodia's Flawed Parliamentary Elections  Whitehouse.gov

The United States regrets that Cambodia's July 29 parliamentary elections were neither free nor fair and failed to represent the will of the Cambodian people.

29 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Slams U.N. Rights Envoy Over Election Criticism - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Cambodia Slams U.N. Rights Envoy Over Election Criticism  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The criticism came after Rhona Smith questioned the targeting of election boycott campaigners by the Cambodian authorities.

26 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Japan Will Not Send Election Monitors to Cambodia - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Japan Will Not Send Election Monitors to Cambodia  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Japan sent election monitors to Cambodian elections in 1993, 1998, 2003 and 2008, but Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said it would not be doing so ...

26 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia says over 300 foreign observers to monitor Sunday's general election - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Cambodia says over 300 foreign observers to monitor Sunday's general election - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, July 26 (Xinhua) -- About 306 international observers from over 40 countries will monitor Cambodia's general election on July 29, a spokesman ...

26 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia puts on armed forces display ahead of election - Reuters

Cambodia puts on armed forces display ahead of election  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodia's armed forces put on a show of power on Wednesday, displaying anti-riot gear and assault rifles at a sports stadium in the ...

24 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Observers to monitor Cambodia elections after calls for boycott - Al Jazeera English

Observers to monitor Cambodia elections after calls for boycott  Al Jazeera English

Cambodia's government announced about 220 observers from 52 countries will oversee elections set to take place on Sunday as the beleaguered opposition ...

24 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Election monitoring groups in Cambodia headed by PM's son, 'ambassador' - Reuters

Election monitoring groups in Cambodia headed by PM's son, 'ambassador'  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Three of the groups approved to monitor Cambodia's election have close ties to Prime Minister Hun Sen, one headed by his son and ...

19 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Behind Cambodia's electoral silence - Equal Times

Behind Cambodia's electoral silence  Equal Times

Everyone in Phnom Penh remembers the last general elections. The excitement, the mass rallies, the protests, the promises of change and the frenetic activity ...

19 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Boycott sham Cambodian elections, says opponent Rainsy - Reuters

Boycott sham Cambodian elections, says opponent Rainsy  Reuters

PARIS (Reuters) - Cambodians must show Prime Minister Hun Sen that his time is up by boycotting “fake” elections this month, and Western powers need to ...

19 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Nearly 70000 security forces to be deployed for Cambodia's general election - The Cambodia Daily

Nearly 70000 security forces to be deployed for Cambodia's general election  The Cambodia Daily

Nearly 70,000 security personnel will be deployed at all 22,967 polling stations during Cambodia's general election, a National Election Committee (NEC) ...

17 Jul 2018 | 8:47 pm

Hun Sen is tempting fate in Cambodia's election - Nikkei Asian Review

Hun Sen is tempting fate in Cambodia's election  Nikkei Asian Review

Fair is foul and foul is fair in Cambodia ahead of its fifth general election since a United Nations-brokered peace agreement and a poll in 1993.The m.

17 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

'Puppet parties' cast shadow over Cambodian election - La Croix International

'Puppet parties' cast shadow over Cambodian election  La Croix International

'Puppet parties' cast shadow over Cambodian election. One boycott opponent wants to present alternative policies and soften the nation's violent political ...

14 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Threats and corruption: Behind the scenes of Cambodia's election crackdown - Al Jazeera English

Threats and corruption: Behind the scenes of Cambodia's election crackdown  Al Jazeera English

Is corruption among Cambodia's ruling party elite reaching all the way to Australia?

13 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

A party of one disputes the Cambodian election - The Sydney Morning Herald

A party of one disputes the Cambodian election  The Sydney Morning Herald

On paper, Cambodia has 20 political parties. In practice, it has one.

13 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Facebook now 'crucial' news source in run-up to Cambodia election - Nikkei Asian Review

Facebook now 'crucial' news source in run-up to Cambodia election  Nikkei Asian Review

PHNOM PENH -- The Cambodian government is taking no chances on being challenged at the polls this month, having extended its media crackdown to social.

12 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Chinese State-Linked Hackers in Large Scale Operation to Monitor Cambodia's Upcoming Elections, Report Says - TIME

Chinese State-Linked Hackers in Large Scale Operation to Monitor Cambodia's Upcoming Elections, Report Says  TIME

A new report details how a state-linked Chinese hacking group targeted the Cambodian election commission, opposition figures, and others.

11 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

‘Fireflies’ and ‘Ghosts’ in Cambodia Prop Up Facade of Real Election - The New York Times

‘Fireflies’ and ‘Ghosts’ in Cambodia Prop Up Facade of Real Election  The New York Times

Technically, Cambodia isn't a one-party state. But Prime Minister Hun Sen's party is the only one most voters in the July 29 vote will have heard of.

11 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Parties Begin Election Campaigning Without Main Opposition - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Parties Begin Election Campaigning Without Main Opposition  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The CNRP was banned by the Supreme Court late last year and will not be able to field any candidates to contest seats in the July 29 election. PHNOM PENH —.

9 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian leader leaves little to chance in pursuit of poll win - Financial Times

Cambodian leader leaves little to chance in pursuit of poll win  Financial Times

At a mass meeting attended by 27,000 workers from garment factories in Cambodia's Kandal province last week, the country's leader Hun Sen was handing out ...

8 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Doves and dancers as Cambodia starts election campaign, despite fairness concerns - Reuters

Doves and dancers as Cambodia starts election campaign, despite fairness concerns  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Doves flew into the sky and traditional dancers performed at huge rallies in the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh on Saturday, as ...

6 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Limited choice and looming pressures as Cambodian election campaigning begins - Channel NewsAsia

Limited choice and looming pressures as Cambodian election campaigning begins  Channel NewsAsia

Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen attends the inauguration ceremony of National Road No. 1, which has been built with aid from Japan, in Phnom Penh, ...

6 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Adrift | Election 2018 - Voice of America

Cambodia Adrift | Election 2018  Voice of America

On July 29, Cambodians voted in the nation's sixth general election to choose representatives for the National Assembly. The ruling Cambodian People's Party ...

5 Jul 2018 | 8:35 pm

Cambodia elections headed for a rigged one-horse race - Asia Times

Cambodia elections headed for a rigged one-horse race  Asia Times

While 20 different political parties will vie for votes at Cambodia's national elections on July 29, the contest will be by any honest measure a one-horse race.

4 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Ersatz Election - The Diplomat

Cambodia's Ersatz Election  The Diplomat

Anxiety and crackdowns define a battle for legitimacy in Cambodia.

1 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's rigged election, by Christine Chaumeau - Le Monde Diplomatique

Cambodia's rigged election, by Christine Chaumeau  Le Monde Diplomatique

Phnom Penh gets cooler at nightfall, and soon the square in front of Wat Botum temple, close by the Royal Palace, is filled with people. Groups of friends meet ...

28 Jun 2018 | 8:28 am

Cambodia says 50,000 observers to monitor July election - Reuters

Cambodia says 50,000 observers to monitor July election  Reuters

Cambodia's National Election Committee (NEC) on Wednesday said 50000 observers, including some from China, Myanmar and Singapore, will monitor a ...

26 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

US and EU bolster threat of sanctions before Cambodian elections - Nikkei Asian Review

US and EU bolster threat of sanctions before Cambodian elections  Nikkei Asian Review

PHNOM PENH -- As Cambodia tilts ever further toward Beijing, looming western sanctions are making many of its leaders, including Prime Minister Hun Se.

25 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Workers to get three days off for polls - The Phnom Penh Post

Workers to get three days off for polls  The Phnom Penh Post

The Ministry of Labour instructed factories and enterprises in the Kingdom to give workers three days off in order to cast their ballots in the July 29 national ...

15 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Crackdown and cash: Hun Sen's recipe for victory in Cambodian election - The Japan Times

Crackdown and cash: Hun Sen's recipe for victory in Cambodian election  The Japan Times

Drenched in sweat and more than an hour into a speech urging 16000 garment factory workers to vote for the ruling party, Prime Minister Hun Sen of Cambodi.

15 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

ASEAN MPs Say Cambodia Election ‘Not Legitimate’ - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

ASEAN MPs Say Cambodia Election ‘Not Legitimate’  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The MPs from the group Asean Parliamentarians for Human Rights (APHR) said in a statement this week that the now-dissolved Cambodia National Rescue ...

13 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Election is Pre-Determined, but What Happens Afterward? - Council on Foreign Relations

Cambodia's Election is Pre-Determined, but What Happens Afterward?  Council on Foreign Relations

In the run-up to Cambodia's national elections, due in July, Prime Minister Hun Sen has taken no chances of an upset, of a political shocker similar …

11 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's GDP Fights On Amid Calls for Boycott of Election - Voice of America

Cambodia's GDP Fights On Amid Calls for Boycott of Election  Voice of America

The party of slain activist Kem Ley vows to win election.

11 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Could Cambodia's Minor Parties Play a Major Role in its 2018 Election? - The Diplomat

Could Cambodia's Minor Parties Play a Major Role in its 2018 Election?  The Diplomat

The potential importance of smaller parties in upcoming polls should not be overlooked.

8 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Australia told ‘butt out’ of Cambodia election - NEWS.com.au

Australia told ‘butt out’ of Cambodia election  NEWS.com.au

CAMBODIA'S ruling party officials have told Australia, among the country's largest donors, not to interfere in national elections on July 29, dismissing calls that ...

7 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia to monitor online news ahead of July election - The Straits Times

Cambodia to monitor online news ahead of July election  The Straits Times

PHNOM PENH (REUTERS) - Cambodia will monitor and control online news *content* intended to cause "instability", an official notice said on Monday (June 4), ...

4 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

US-Based Cambodia Opposition Supporters Protest Japan’s Support of Upcoming Elections - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

US-Based Cambodia Opposition Supporters Protest Japan’s Support of Upcoming Elections  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Supporters of the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) held a protest in front of Japan's consulate in New York City on Friday, demanding that ...

1 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's election committee draws ballot numbers for parties in national poll - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Cambodia's election committee draws ballot numbers for parties in national poll - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

Cambodia's National Election Committee (NEC) on Tuesday drew random numbers for political party positions on election ballots, with the ruling party taking the ...

29 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia: to vote or not to vote? - The Interpreter

Cambodia: to vote or not to vote?  The Interpreter

The Cambodian people are being asked to boycott the election. To do so would be a mistake.

28 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodians show government support by changing Facebook pictures before election - Reuters

Cambodians show government support by changing Facebook pictures before election  Reuters

Hundreds of Cambodians have changed profile pictures on Facebook in support of a government campaign to show their intention of choosing "stability" in ...

17 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia hails multi-party democracy as election party registration closes without main opposition - Channel NewsAsia

Cambodia hails multi-party democracy as election party registration closes without main opposition  Channel NewsAsia

Cambodia's National Election Committee (NEC) on Monday hailed the prospect of multi-party democracy with the registration of 20 parties for a July ...

15 May 2018 | 2:00 am

The former Khmer Rouge commander who still leads Cambodia is again stoking anti-American sentiment - The Washington Post

The former Khmer Rouge commander who still leads Cambodia is again stoking anti-American sentiment  The Washington Post

PHNOM PENH — The United States has been busy in Cambodia these past few months, if Hun Sen's government is to be believed. Between trying to overthrow ...

14 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Election Watchdog Slams Cambodia Ruling Party Official For Labeling Non-Voters ‘Traitors’ - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Election Watchdog Slams Cambodia Ruling Party Official For Labeling Non-Voters ‘Traitors’  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

The head of an election watchdog in Cambodia on Tuesday slammed a senior official from the ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) for labeling anyone who ...

8 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's opposition threatens to withdraw from election - Aljazeera.com

Cambodia's opposition threatens to withdraw from election  Aljazeera.com

One of Cambodia's strongest and newest opposition parties is threatening to withdraw from July's election, saying undemocratic forces are at play.

6 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia launches campaign to get voters to turn out for July election - The Straits Times

Cambodia launches campaign to get voters to turn out for July election  The Straits Times

PHNOM PENH (REUTERS) - Cambodia's election panel on Friday (May 4) began a campaign to get voters to turn out for a July 29 general election, despite the ...

4 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia’s PM Hun Sen Threatens Legal Action Over Call For Election Boycott - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia’s PM Hun Sen Threatens Legal Action Over Call For Election Boycott  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Prime Minister Hun Sen delivers an address during an opening ceremony for the Khmer New Year at the Angkor complex in Siem Reap province, April 13, 2018.

4 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia registering parties for July vote after main opposition dissolved - Reuters

Cambodia registering parties for July vote after main opposition dissolved  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodia began registering political parties on Monday for a July general election likely to extend the 33-year-old rule of Prime ...

29 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Why There Won't Be a Cambodian Spring This Election Year - The Diplomat

Why There Won't Be a Cambodian Spring This Election Year  The Diplomat

Frustration is growing among Cambodian pro-democracy activists, but Hun Sen's position has never been stronger.

13 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

Facebook used to cripple opposition in run-up to Cambodia’s elections - Irish Times

Facebook used to cripple opposition in run-up to Cambodia’s elections  Irish Times

Social media company denies it is being misused by ruling government to suppress dissent.

20 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’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 does not need international recognition for upcoming elections: PM - Channel NewsAsia

Cambodia does not need international recognition for upcoming elections: PM  Channel NewsAsia

PHNOM PENH: The result of Cambodia's 2018 national election does not need the United Nations' recognition and the country is determined to hold elections ...

19 Jan 2018 | 2:00 am