Cambodia News: Cambodia Election

Global watchdog to put Cambodia on its money-laundering watchlist - Channel NewsAsia

Global watchdog to put Cambodia on its money-laundering watchlist  Channel NewsAsia

JAKARTA: A global money-laundering watchdog, the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), will place Cambodia on its watchlist on Friday (Feb 22) because of ...

22 Feb 2019 | 2:54 am

DHL Global Connectedness Index: Singapore remains world's second most connected country - Enterprise Innovation

DHL Global Connectedness Index: Singapore remains world's second most connected country  Enterprise Innovation

DHL has released the fifth edition of the DHL Global Connectedness Index (GCI) – a detailed analysis of globalization, measured by international flows of trade, ...

22 Feb 2019 | 1:10 am

Re-Ordered Election Day Killing: Buratai & His Squad Of Kaki Goons Risk Kissing The Iron Bars Of The Prison Fo - The Nigerian Voice

Re-Ordered Election Day Killing: Buratai & His Squad Of Kaki Goons Risk Kissing The Iron Bars Of The Prison Fo  The Nigerian Voice

(Onitsha Nigeria, 22nd February 2019)-TheSoutheast Based Coalition of Human Rights & Democracy Organizations (a coalition of 22 human rights ...

22 Feb 2019 | 1:04 am

Cambodian community leader announces bid for 6th District council seat in 2020 • Long Beach Post - Long Beach Post

Cambodian community leader announces bid for 6th District council seat in 2020 • Long Beach Post  Long Beach Post

The first Cambodian woman candidate will seek a seat on the City Council—potentially against one of Long Beach's most famed sons, no less.

21 Feb 2019 | 7:44 pm

Cambodia morning news for February 22 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for February 22  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for February 22, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia latest ...

21 Feb 2019 | 6:20 pm

Cambodia's Democracy and EU Trade Privileges: Taking a Long-Term View - The Diplomat

Cambodia's Democracy and EU Trade Privileges: Taking a Long-Term View  The Diplomat

Withdrawing Cambodia's EBA privileges might not do more harm than good.

21 Feb 2019 | 10:35 am

First Cambodian Candidate Suely Saro Announces Run For Long Beach City Council - Gazettes.com

First Cambodian Candidate Suely Saro Announces Run For Long Beach City Council  Gazettes.com

Long Beach Police Complaint Commission Chair Suely Saro announced on Wednesday, Feb. 20, that she will run to represent the City Council's Sixth District in ...

21 Feb 2019 | 9:48 am

Gareth Evans, a Pillar of the Paris Peace Accords, on “Seeking Justice in Cambodia” - VOA Khmer

Gareth Evans, a Pillar of the Paris Peace Accords, on “Seeking Justice in Cambodia”  VOA Khmer

Editor's Note: Former diplomats, researchers, and human rights activists gathered recently at the University of Melbourne, Australia, for the book launch of ...

20 Feb 2019 | 11:24 am

US, Cambodia in War of Words Over Detained Opposition Leader - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

US, Cambodia in War of Words Over Detained Opposition Leader  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

In a Facebook posting, the US embassy in Phnom Penh calls CNRP leader Kem Sokha an innocent man held on unjust charges.

19 Feb 2019 | 4:18 pm

Canada’s soaring trade with Cambodia cheapens our talk of human rights protection - Toronto Star

Canada’s soaring trade with Cambodia cheapens our talk of human rights protection  Toronto Star

While stocking up on T-shirts for spring, keep in mind Canada's trade ties with a country singled out by the EU for its abuses, writes Jennifer Wells.

12 Feb 2019 | 2:31 pm

In the face of trade threat from EU over 2018 election, Cambodian leader warns against 'interference' - The Japan Times

In the face of trade threat from EU over 2018 election, Cambodian leader warns against 'interference'  The Japan Times

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen warned against interference in the country's affairs Tuesday, his first comments since the European Union launched steps t.

12 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia set to hold local council election in May - The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia set to hold local council election in May  The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia is scheduled to hold the third election for 4,114 municipal, provincial and district councilors on May 26, the National Election Committee (NEC) said ...

10 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Ahead of Election, Thai Army Chief Visits Cambodia to Bolster Ties - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Ahead of Election, Thai Army Chief Visits Cambodia to Bolster Ties  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Army chief Apirat Kongsompong arrived on Tuesday and met with Cambodian army commander Hun Manet and Defense Minister Tea Banh.

31 Jan 2019 | 2:00 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 | 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

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: 14 opposition activists released in 'humanitarian' gesture by authoritarian government - The Independent

Cambodia: 14 opposition activists released in 'humanitarian' gesture by authoritarian government  The Independent

With one eye on its international reputation after a deeply flawed general election, Cambodia's government has released 14 opposition activists in what it says 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

Election 2018 Archives - Khmer Times

Election 2018 Archives  Khmer Times

Khmer Times is now available on iPhone and Android. Download the app and keep up with real time news from Cambodia and the world.

17 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

How Cambodia’s prime minister rigged an election - The Conversation - Canada

How Cambodia’s prime minister rigged an election  The Conversation - Canada

The re-election of Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen contributes to the growing global democratic crisis. Here's why.

14 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

Cambodian PM changes date of forming new gov't after winning election - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Cambodian PM changes date of forming new gov't after winning election - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen on Wednesday announced a change in the schedule of forming a new government after his ruling party ...

8 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Corrupt Election: How Did We Get Here? - NowThis

Cambodia's Corrupt Election: How Did We Get Here?  NowThis

Cambodia just had a major election, but there wasn't much suspense involved. The outcome of the Cambodia election 2018, as expected, was declared a win ...

6 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

Cambodia election threatens international financial support: Moody’s - Financial Times

Cambodia election threatens international financial support: Moody’s  Financial Times

The latest Cambodian election, which has already been slammed by governments and democracy advocates around the world, has raised the risk that sources ...

5 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 - Reuters

China says foreigners should not interfere in Cambodia after election  Reuters

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

1 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

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

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

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: Hun Sen re-elected in landslide victory after brutal crackdown - The Guardian

Cambodia: Hun Sen re-elected in landslide victory after brutal crackdown  The Guardian

Cambodia's prime minister, Hun Sen, has won a landslide election victory, a result that was seen as a foregone conclusion after a months-long brutal crackdown ...

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

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 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

'Democracy has died': Cambodia's exiled politicians call for election boycott - The Guardian

'Democracy has died': Cambodia's exiled politicians call for election boycott  The Guardian

Over the past ten months, Ky Wandara's life has, by his own account, been hell. As the former treasurer of the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party ...

25 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

Five things to know about the Cambodian national election - Nikkei Asian Review

Five things to know about the Cambodian national election  Nikkei Asian Review

BANGKOK -- On July 29, Cambodians will be casting their ballots for what is expected to be the most controversial national election since the country'

23 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

More Than 160,000 Election Observers to Oversee Poll: NEC - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

More Than 160,000 Election Observers to Oversee Poll: NEC  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The National Election Committee (NEC) increased the estimate from a previous figure of about 50000, saying the observers were fairly evenly split between civil ...

20 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) ...

18 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

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

James Ricketson secures a trial delay until after Cambodian election - The Sydney Morning Herald

James Ricketson secures a trial delay until after Cambodian election  The Sydney Morning Herald

Phnom Penh: A landmark espionage case against Australian filmmaker James Ricketson has been postponed by one month until after the Cambodian election.

16 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

Cambodia election boycott calls are 'treason,' ruling party says - Nikkei Asian Review

Cambodia election boycott calls are 'treason,' ruling party says  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- The spokesman for Cambodia's ruling party said calling for a boycott of the country's July 29 general election amounts to "an act of treason," while ...

13 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

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

‘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

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

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.

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

Garment workers pressured to vote in looming Cambodia elections - Nikkei Asian Review

Garment workers pressured to vote in looming Cambodia elections  Nikkei Asian Review

PHNOM PENH -- With Cambodia's national elections fast approaching, garment workers who had largely backed the opposition in the last poll say they are.

5 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Democracy in Shambles Ahead of July Elections - Forbes

Cambodia's Democracy in Shambles Ahead of July Elections  Forbes

There's a long road ahead to getting Cambodia back on the path toward democracy.

5 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Ersatz Election - The Diplomat

Cambodia's Ersatz Election  The Diplomat

PHNOM PENH – In the weeks building up to Cambodia's last general election in 2013, Phnom Penh was alive with anticipation ahead of what was expected to ...

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

Everything you need to know about the Cambodian election - The Cambodia Daily

Everything you need to know about the Cambodian election  The Cambodia Daily

CAMBODIA is no stranger to political turmoil and autocratic rule. And in the lead up to the July 29 general election, these old tropes are once again coming to the ...

27 Jun 2018 | 2:00 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 Sen, ...

25 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian prince hurt in car crash, wife killed, ahead of elections - The Sydney Morning Herald

Cambodian prince hurt in car crash, wife killed, ahead of elections  The Sydney Morning Herald

Phnom Penh: Former Cambodian Prime Minister Prince Norodom Ranariddh has been seriously injured Sunday in a road crash that killed his wife and injured ...

18 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Dismisses Electoral Watchdog’s Assessment of Upcoming Ballot as Neither Free Nor Fair - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia Dismisses Electoral Watchdog’s Assessment of Upcoming Ballot as Neither Free Nor Fair  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia's government on Monday dismissed a report by a regional election watchdog, which said that the country's upcoming general ballot will be neither ...

18 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Police Hunt for Facebook User Calling for Election Boycott - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Police Hunt for Facebook User Calling for Election Boycott  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Prime Minister Hun Sen and other senior ruling Cambodian People's Party figures have labeled those participating in the boycott as “traitors”.

16 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Crackdown and cash: Hun Sen's recipe for victory in Cambodian poll - Reuters

Crackdown and cash: Hun Sen's recipe for victory in Cambodian poll  Reuters

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 Cambodia ...

14 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

The Shrinking Options for Cambodia’s Opposition as Hun Sen Eyes Another Re-Election - World Politics Review

The Shrinking Options for Cambodia’s Opposition as Hun Sen Eyes Another Re-Election  World Politics Review

In the run-up to Cambodia's national elections next month, long-ruling Prime Minister Hun Sen, in power since 1985, has taken no chances of a political shocker ...

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 - Reuters

Cambodia to monitor online news ahead of July election  Reuters

Cambodia will monitor and control online news *content* intended to cause "instability", an official notice said on Monday, the government's latest move to control ...

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

Cambodia’s Government Doubles Down on Legal Threats Over Calls For Election Boycott - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia’s Government Doubles Down on Legal Threats Over Calls For Election Boycott  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

But a former opposition leader says courts should act on threats against people who don't plan to vote.

24 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Disappointed in Election Preparations in Cambodia, House Committee to Meet on Possible Sanctions - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Disappointed in Election Preparations in Cambodia, House Committee to Meet on Possible Sanctions  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The lawmakers were set to discuss the Cambodia Democracy Act and an amendment that could see Phnom Penh handed further sanctions over its crackdown ...

18 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

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

Officials within the Grassroots Democracy Party are threatening to pull out of the national elections in July.

6 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)

Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen on Friday slammed a call by a former leader of the now-dissolved opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) for ...

4 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia launches campaign to get voters to turn out for July election - Reuters

Cambodia launches campaign to get voters to turn out for July election  Reuters

Cambodia's election panel on Friday began a campaign to get voters to turn out for a July 29 general election, despite the concerns of some Western nations ...

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

Cambodia began registering political parties on Monday for a July general election likely to extend the 33-year-old rule of Prime Minister Hun Sen after the ...

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's former opposition leader calls for election boycott - Reuters UK

Cambodia's former opposition leader calls for election boycott  Reuters UK

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodia's former opposition leader, Sam Rainsy, called on Sunday for Cambodians to boycott a general election set for July 29 if ...

8 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

Watchdog Urges Caution For Would-Be Observers to Cambodia’s Election - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Watchdog Urges Caution For Would-Be Observers to Cambodia’s Election  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Then-president of the CNRP Sam Rainsy meets international observers for Cambodia's general election at his party headquarters in Phnom Penh, July 27, 2013 ...

4 Apr 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 sweeps Senate election after crackdown - Reuters

Cambodia's ruling party sweeps Senate election after crackdown  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodia's ruling party said on Sunday it had won every seat up for election on the Senate in a ballot held after thousands of ...

24 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

Japan donates ballot boxes worth $7.5 million for Cambodia election - Reuters

Japan donates ballot boxes worth $7.5 million for Cambodia election  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Japan donated over 10,000 ballot boxes for Cambodia's 2018 election on Wednesday, the first international aid for the vote after ...

20 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am