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Casinos: Time to up your ante – no more jaded musicals or non-marquee stars, please - The Independent

Casinos: Time to up your ante – no more jaded musicals or non-marquee stars, please  The Independent

Moshe Safdie is a busy man indeed. After designing Changi Airport's Jewel terminal, the world-renowned Israeli-Canadian architect who was also responsible ...

20 Apr 2019 | 10:00 pm

Injustice no laughing matter - Bangkok Post

Injustice no laughing matter  Bangkok Post

Re: “'Big Joke' in surprise job shunting”, ( BP, April 7). We often hear Lord Chief Justice Hewart's wise words: “It is not merely of some importance but is of ...

20 Apr 2019 | 8:21 pm

How deep is the state? - Nation - The Star Online

How deep is the state? - Nation  The Star Online

THE Rome Statute has been explained until only two kinds of people can now insist it is “incompatible” with the Malaysian Constitution: the wilful fool and the ...

20 Apr 2019 | 7:54 pm

Sally O’Neill obituary: Trócaire activist who worked tirelessly for human rights - The Irish Times

Sally O’Neill obituary: Trócaire activist who worked tirelessly for human rights  The Irish Times

Co Tyrone woman directed the charity's activities in Latin America and beyond.

20 Apr 2019 | 10:29 am

There's Life in the EU, and Hope for the Persecuted in China - Bitter Winter

There's Life in the EU, and Hope for the Persecuted in China  Bitter Winter

Brussels' hemicycle passed an urgent resolution on human rights and religious freedom in the land of the Red Dragon. We applaud it while noting a few faults.

20 Apr 2019 | 9:19 am

China's healthier growth gives positive sign for Cambodian economy: academic - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

China's healthier growth gives positive sign for Cambodian economy: academic - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, April 20 (Xinhua) -- China's rosier growth in the first quarter (Q1) of this year has given a positive sign for Cambodia's economic growth, ...

20 Apr 2019 | 6:16 am

Spotlight: China-built hydropower project in Cambodia Guarantees the way home for fish - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Spotlight: China-built hydropower project in Cambodia Guarantees the way home for fish - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

by Mao Pengfei, Nguon Sovan. STUNG TRENG, Cambodia, April 20 (Xinhua) -- In early April in Sesan District of Stung Treng Province, Cambodia, the reservoir ...

20 Apr 2019 | 1:18 am

Indonesia's 'smooth' polls a democratic beacon in sea of strongmen: analysts - The Business Times

Indonesia's 'smooth' polls a democratic beacon in sea of strongmen: analysts  The Business Times

THE BUSINESS TIMES Government & Economy - INDONESIA pulled off a complex yet peaceful election across its vast - and ethnically diverse - island territory ...

19 Apr 2019 | 4:50 pm

Sihanoukville: A Cambodian City Losing Its 'Cambodian-ness' - The Diplomat

Sihanoukville: A Cambodian City Losing Its 'Cambodian-ness'  The Diplomat

Sihanoukville, the coastal city and only deep sea port of Cambodia, is no longer a sleepy, undeveloped town for backpackers. This is a fact that should be ...

19 Apr 2019 | 2:34 pm

Cambodia hires Brownstein Hyatt - Politico

Cambodia hires Brownstein Hyatt  Politico

With Daniel Lippman. BROWNSTEIN HYATT WILL LOBBY FOR CAMBODIA: The government of Cambodia has hired Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck to lobby ...

19 Apr 2019 | 12:52 pm

Reporters Without Borders Says Cambodia Media Freedoms Plummeted in 2018 - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Reporters Without Borders Says Cambodia Media Freedoms Plummeted in 2018  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

At least 14 journalists have been killed in Cambodia since 1992, according to Reporters Without Borders.

19 Apr 2019 | 11:36 am

China-proposed BRI aligns well with Cambodia's Rectangular Strategy: Cambodian commerce official - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

China-proposed BRI aligns well with Cambodia's Rectangular Strategy: Cambodian commerce official - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, April 19 (Xinhua) -- China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) aligns well with the Cambodian government's Rectangular Strategy Phase IV, ...

19 Apr 2019 | 3:08 am

Trump vetoes second bill - Yale Daily News

Trump vetoes second bill  Yale Daily News

President Donald Trump used his second presidential veto on Tuesday to shoot down a bill aimed at ending U.S. involvement in the Yemen crisis. The bill was ...

19 Apr 2019 | 2:02 am

Weekly Thai Cabinet Resolutions - ThaiVisa News

Weekly Thai Cabinet Resolutions  ThaiVisa News

Weekly Cabinet Resolutions BANGKOK, 19 April 2019 (NNT) - The Cabinet's meeting this week resulted in many resolutions, including preparations for the ...

18 Apr 2019 | 7:40 pm

'Cambodian Rock Band' a Story of Joy, Survival - WTTW News

'Cambodian Rock Band' a Story of Joy, Survival  WTTW News

Rock 'n' roll and human survival go hand-in-hand in a new production at Victory Gardens Theater. We meet some of the creative team behind the show.

18 Apr 2019 | 7:18 pm

Cambodia’s Ruling Party Backs Off Threats to ‘Extradite’ Opposition Demonstrators From South Korea - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia’s Ruling Party Backs Off Threats to ‘Extradite’ Opposition Demonstrators From South Korea  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia's ruling party has backed off of earlier threats it would request that the government of South Korea extradite members of the banned opposition ...

18 Apr 2019 | 3:28 pm

UN Secretariat Issues Questions and Answers on 2019 VNRs | News - IISD Reporting Services

UN Secretariat Issues Questions and Answers on 2019 VNRs | News  IISD Reporting Services

April 2019: The UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA) has issued an updated list of questions and answers (Q&A) on Voluntary National ...

18 Apr 2019 | 12:10 pm

Opening of a rail service between Thailand and Cambodia in Sa Kaew - The Thaiger

Opening of a rail service between Thailand and Cambodia in Sa Kaew  The Thaiger

The Thai PM Prayut Chan-o-cha is leading a delegation to officiate at the opening of a new rail *service* between Thailand and Cambodia at Klong Luek railway ...

18 Apr 2019 | 8:53 am

NagaCorp doubles down with $3.5bn casino plan in Cambodia - Nikkei Asian Review

NagaCorp doubles down with $3.5bn casino plan in Cambodia  Nikkei Asian Review

PHNOM PENH -- NagaCorp is planning its third casino project in Phnom Penh to tap the growing numbers of free-spending Chinese tourists to the country.

18 Apr 2019 | 12:25 am

Trip to Southeast Asia brings home importance of planting trees - Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber

Trip to Southeast Asia brings home importance of planting trees  Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber

My partner Andrea and I just returned from two months of traveling around Southeast Asia: Cambodia and Thailand, but mostly in Vietnam. For many of you who ...

17 Apr 2019 | 2:28 pm

Rapid economic growth props up Cambodia's strongman - Fast and loose - The Economist

Rapid economic growth props up Cambodia's strongman - Fast and loose  The Economist

DRIVING ALONG Hun Sen Boulevard—named after the man who has led Cambodia since 1985—a shiny Mercedes-Benz dealership appears in the ...

17 Apr 2019 | 9:54 am

China allies with overseas governments to protect cultural heritage of humanity - The Cambodia Daily

China allies with overseas governments to protect cultural heritage of humanity  The Cambodia Daily

Walking into the famous Ta Keo Temple in Cambodia, visitors may notice that some parts of the temple are covered by protective nets and scaffolds. Near these ...

16 Apr 2019 | 7:27 pm

What Will It Take for Cambodia to Actually Strike Oil and Gas? - The Diplomat

What Will It Take for Cambodia to Actually Strike Oil and Gas?  The Diplomat

The government is once again heralding oil and gas prospects offshore and on, but it's done so twice before.

16 Apr 2019 | 7:23 am

The day the nightmare started | Article - Asia Times

The day the nightmare started | Article  Asia Times

When the Khmer Rouge took over Cambodia, photographer Roland Neveu captured the start of what became a genocide.

16 Apr 2019 | 2:50 am

Typhoon rebuild on U.S. territory Saipan hampered by casino woes - Reuters.com

Typhoon rebuild on U.S. territory Saipan hampered by casino woes  Reuters.com

SAIPAN (Reuters) - More than six months after super typhoon Yutu battered Saipan, recovery efforts are making little traction with the government facing ...

15 Apr 2019 | 7:04 pm

Villagers In Pursat Risk Losing Everything to Dam Development - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Villagers In Pursat Risk Losing Everything to Dam Development  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

The Cambodian government last week announced an 80-megawatt hydropower dam on the Anlong Krouch river, which flows to the town of Pursat.

15 Apr 2019 | 1:51 pm

Interview: 2nd BRI forum to bring closer cooperation for all participating countries: Cambodian minister - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Interview: 2nd BRI forum to bring closer cooperation for all participating countries: Cambodian minister - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

by Mao Pengfei, Nguon Sovan. PHNOM PENH, April 15 (Xinhua) -- The upcoming second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation will bring closer ...

15 Apr 2019 | 11:47 am

Nation-Building in a Time of War: Revisiting Vietnam - War on the Rocks

Nation-Building in a Time of War: Revisiting Vietnam  War on the Rocks

Andrew J. Gawthorpe To Build as Well as Destroy: American Nation-building in South Vietnam (Cornell University Press, 2018) From its occupation of the.

15 Apr 2019 | 3:02 am

Vietnam manufacturing tech hub: Strengths and challenges - VentureOutsource.com

Vietnam manufacturing tech hub: Strengths and challenges  VentureOutsource.com

Details when considering manufacturing cost of labor, capabilities and technology, and investment in Vietnam.

14 Apr 2019 | 11:01 pm

Review: Cambodian Rock Band Mixes Joyous Cambodian Rock Music and a Genocide Story - thirdcoastreview.com

Review: Cambodian Rock Band Mixes Joyous Cambodian Rock Music and a Genocide Story  thirdcoastreview.com

Cambodia's violent and genocidal past doesn't sound like a story that will have you leaving the theater smiling. But Lauren Yee manages to create a small ...

14 Apr 2019 | 12:08 pm

Cambodia's Government To Shut Down A Chinese-Owned Hotel, Suspect To Water Pollution - The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia's Government To Shut Down A Chinese-Owned Hotel, Suspect To Water Pollution  The Cambodia Daily

An environmental watchdog on Thursday called on Cambodia's government to shut down a Chinese-owned hotel and casino for pouring raw sewage into the ...

12 Apr 2019 | 8:50 pm

Trump, Normally Cozy With Despots, Takes a Hard Line With Cambodia’s Hun Sen - World Politics Review

Trump, Normally Cozy With Despots, Takes a Hard Line With Cambodia’s Hun Sen  World Politics Review

Last year, the Trump administration deported a record number of Cambodians from the United States. On the surface, these deportations appear to be another ...

12 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Government advisor slams US over coup - Khmer Times

Government advisor slams US over coup  Khmer Times

The US is slammed over its alleged involvement in the ousting Prince Sihanouk.

11 Apr 2019 | 1:22 pm

Cambodia gets serious about its illegal ivory trade | - ASEAN TODAY

Cambodia gets serious about its illegal ivory trade |  ASEAN TODAY

The director-general of Cambodia's Customs and Excise is cracking down on the illegal ivory trade. Armed with new partnerships, an innovative anti-smuggling ...

11 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia launches government-funded Startup Center - KrASIA

Cambodia launches government-funded Startup Center  KrASIA

In Cambodia, a government-funded Techo Startup Center was launched earlier with the aim to foster new tech startups in the country, according to local news ...

10 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Government Defends Decision to Hire US Lawmaker to Lobby Congress - The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia's Government Defends Decision to Hire US Lawmaker to Lobby Congress  The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia's government on Tuesday defended its decision to hire a U.S. state lawmaker to lobby on behalf of its interests in Congress, amid a low point in ...

9 Apr 2019 | 8:47 pm

Sen. Ericksen allies with Cambodian government - KPUG 1170

Sen. Ericksen allies with Cambodian government  KPUG 1170

4-8-2019. OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Republican Senator Doug Ericksen has registered as a foreign agent in order to consult and lobby for the country of ...

8 Apr 2019 | 10:21 am

Cambodia steps up fight against climate change - Cambodia - ReliefWeb

Cambodia steps up fight against climate change - Cambodia  ReliefWeb

English News and Press Release on Cambodia about Climate Change and Environment, Disaster Management, Drought and Flood; published on 08 Apr 2019 ...

8 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia announces hydropower, solar projects amid widespread electricity shortages - Eco-Business

Cambodia announces hydropower, solar projects amid widespread electricity shortages  Eco-Business

Cambodia's government on Friday approved a hydropower dam and solar energy plant projects in a bid to ease the strain on the country's electricity grid, which ...

8 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

A Washington state senator praised the Cambodian government last year. Then it gave him a $500000 lobbying contract. - The Cambodia Daily

A Washington state senator praised the Cambodian government last year. Then it gave him a $500000 lobbying contract.  The Cambodia Daily

A company created by state Sen. Doug Ericksen has landed a $500,000 lobbying contract from the Cambodian government he praised last year during a ...

7 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Washington state senator will lobby for Cambodia - Politico

Washington state senator will lobby for Cambodia  Politico

With David Beavers and Daniel Lippman. WASHINGTON STATE SENATOR WILL LOBBY FOR CAMBODIA: Doug Ericksen, a sitting Washington state senator, ...

5 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodian Prime Minister Threatens to Cut Citizens Electricity if They Complain About Outages - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Cambodian Prime Minister Threatens to Cut Citizens Electricity if They Complain About Outages  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Hun Sen's comments came after he apparently read a news report where sources criticized the government over ongoing power shortages during the current ...

4 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's new era of reforms - Khmer Times

Cambodia's new era of reforms  Khmer Times

Promising steps have been taken to improve the business and investment environment in the Kingdom through a package of reforms. But Chheang Vannarith ...

3 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia’s PM Hun Sen Orders Critics’ Electricity Shut Off Amid Furor Over Power Shortages - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia’s PM Hun Sen Orders Critics’ Electricity Shut Off Amid Furor Over Power Shortages  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen has told officials to cut off electricity to the homes of those who claim he orchestrated blackouts to drum up public support for ...

3 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Power Shortage To Cement Cambodia Hydro And Coal Power Expansion Drive - Fitch Solutions

Power Shortage To Cement Cambodia Hydro And Coal Power Expansion Drive  Fitch Solutions

Key View. We have downwardly revised our short-term hydropower generation forecasts in Cambodia, from 4.46 TWh to 3.06TWh in 2019 as recent droughts ...

1 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia announces 17-point strategy to promote economic growth - http://en.vietnamplus.vn/

Cambodia announces 17-point strategy to promote economic growth  http://en.vietnamplus.vn/

Hanoi (VNA) – Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has announced plans to reform the nation's economy on a large scale with a 17-point strategy, aiming to ...

1 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

US, China Face Off Over 5G in Cambodia - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

US, China Face Off Over 5G in Cambodia  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Amid the race over whose technology will set the standards for 5G networks, country's users just want faster internet on their phones.

30 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Government creates 'sectoral' groups - The Phnom Penh Post

Government creates 'sectoral' groups  The Phnom Penh Post

Ahead of the annual meeting between the two, the government has announced the creation of 13 groups to work in partnership with the private sector. According ...

29 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

End of the line for Royal Railway - Khmer Times

End of the line for Royal Railway  Khmer Times

The Cambodian government terminated the concessional contract for railway management with Royal Railway (Cambodia), a subsidiary of The Royal Group of ...

29 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Government repays $1.39B in debt service payments - The Cambodia Daily

Government repays $1.39B in debt service payments  The Cambodia Daily

The government has repaid an accumulated $1.39 billion in debt *service* payments from 1993 to the end of last year, of which last year alone it repaid about ...

29 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Prime Minister to meet with private sector today - Khmer Times

Prime Minister to meet with private sector today  Khmer Times

The Government-Private Sector Forum (G-PSF), an annual event where businesses get to address their concerns directly to the prime minister, will be held today ...

29 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia’s PM Hun Sen Unveils ‘Strategy’ to Offset Loss of EU Trade Scheme - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia’s PM Hun Sen Unveils ‘Strategy’ to Offset Loss of EU Trade Scheme  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen on Friday unveiled his strategy to offset the loss of a preferential trade agreement that the European Union is likely to ...

29 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Education is Government's Topmost Priority: Cambodian PM Hun Sen - The Cambodia Daily

Education is Government's Topmost Priority: Cambodian PM Hun Sen  The Cambodia Daily

Strengthening the education sector is a top priority for the Cambodian government, says Prime Minister Hun Sen. He said they will be expanding scholarships ...

29 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia: Ready for a (digital) revolution? - Southeast Asia Globe

Cambodia: Ready for a (digital) revolution?  Southeast Asia Globe

The government in Cambodia recently hosted a digital conference that celebrated the Kingdom's growing tech startup sector while simultaneously discussing ...

28 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Internet crackdown reaches its activist monks - Coda Story

Cambodia's Internet crackdown reaches its activist monks  Coda Story

The sexually explicit photos were plastered over Venerable Luon Sovath's Facebook page, with its more than 100,000 followers. “The monk lacks morals,” one ...

28 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Calls grow for investigation over missing Cambodian land activist - Aljazeera.com

Calls grow for investigation over missing Cambodian land activist  Aljazeera.com

Human rights groups ratchet up pressure on the Cambodian government after Sum Moeun vanished without a trace.

28 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Japan shouldn't act like China in Cambodia - The Japan Times

Japan shouldn't act like China in Cambodia  The Japan Times

Tokyo is fighting a losing battle for Hun Sen's support and selling out its own legacy in the democratization of Cambodia.

27 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

PH, Cambodia hold 1st defense cooperation meeting - pna.gov.ph

PH, Cambodia hold 1st defense cooperation meeting  pna.gov.ph

MANILA -- As part of efforts to boost defense ties, the Philippines and Cambodia held the Inaugural Philippines-Cambodia Joint Defense Cooperation ...

26 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia returns land taken from indigenous people in 'unprecedented' move - Reuters

Cambodia returns land taken from indigenous people in 'unprecedented' move  Reuters

BANGKOK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Cambodia has returned land taken a decade ago from indigenous communities for a Vietnamese company's rubber ...

26 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Seniority payments delayed - The Phnom Penh Post

Seniority payments delayed  The Phnom Penh Post

The Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training has postponed seniority indemnity payments for non garment and footwear workers until 2021, it said in a ...

25 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Faces Major Economic Blow as E.U. Weighs Ending Trade Deal - The New York Times

Cambodia Faces Major Economic Blow as E.U. Weighs Ending Trade Deal  The New York Times

BANGKOK — Cambodia faces a serious blow to its economy as the European Union investigates the government's deteriorating human rights record and ...

24 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Angkor Gold CEO: Cambodia's Oil and Gas Industry is Ready to Boom - Investing News Network

Angkor Gold CEO: Cambodia's Oil and Gas Industry is Ready to Boom  Investing News Network

Angkor Gold CEO Stephen Burega believes Cambodia has the potential to be a mining leader due to its excellent geology and stable political environment.

24 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Japan Should Stop Acting Like China in Cambodia - Human Rights Watch

Japan Should Stop Acting Like China in Cambodia  Human Rights Watch

In a dimly lit ballroom at a Tokyo luxury hotel, Sok Chenda Sophea, the secretary general of the Council for the Development of Cambodia and the minister ...

22 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

EU Delegation in Cambodia as NGOs Push Government to Preserve Trade Status - The Cambodia Daily

EU Delegation in Cambodia as NGOs Push Government to Preserve Trade Status  The Cambodia Daily

A European Union delegation arrived in Cambodia as NGOs in the Southeast Asian country called on the government to uphold the constitution as a way to ...

20 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Exiled Cambodian Opposition Leaders Are Indicted as Prime Minister Tightens Grip - The New York Times

Exiled Cambodian Opposition Leaders Are Indicted as Prime Minister Tightens Grip  The New York Times

BANGKOK — A Cambodian court has issued arrest warrants for eight opposition leaders who fled abroad for safety but say they are now trying to return.

19 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodian court issues arrest warrants for top opposition leaders - Al Jazeera English

Cambodian court issues arrest warrants for top opposition leaders  Al Jazeera English

Exiled politicians accused of incitement to commit felony and plotting treason after announcing plans to return.

17 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Takes Aim at Critics Who Post on Facebook - VOA News

Cambodia Takes Aim at Critics Who Post on Facebook  VOA News

A series of user arrests suggests the government of Prime Minister Hun Sen, an avid and adept Facebooker, is placing new limits on freedom of expression.

16 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

CAMBODIA Drought warning leads Cambodian government to tell rice farmers not to plant - AsiaNews

CAMBODIA Drought warning leads Cambodian government to tell rice farmers not to plant  AsiaNews

Water shortages have been reported in 16 Cambodian provinces. El Niño is behind higher-than-average temperatures. About 75 per cent of Cambodia is ...

12 Mar 2019 | 7:28 am

Government of Japan supports recovery and strengthens resilience of flood victims in Cambodia - Cambodia - ReliefWeb

Government of Japan supports recovery and strengthens resilience of flood victims in Cambodia - Cambodia  ReliefWeb

Phnom Penh, Cambodia, 6 March 2019 -The Government of Japan and the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) have exchanged notes ...

11 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodian Army Backs Business Group in Land Dispute, Defying Government Order - The Cambodia Daily

Cambodian Army Backs Business Group in Land Dispute, Defying Government Order  The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia's military is backing a powerful company in its seizure of land in Preah Vihear province, guarding bulldozers sent to destroy villagers' crops and ...

7 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Fresh News and the Future of the Fourth Estate in Cambodia - Coda Story

Fresh News and the Future of the Fourth Estate in Cambodia  Coda Story

A website called *Fresh* News has become one of the country's most useful sources of political misinformation and propaganda in Cambodia.

22 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

EU plays tough with Cambodia - The Japan Times

EU plays tough with Cambodia  The Japan Times

The European Union is right to stand on principles and values and it should not stand alone.

16 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Malaysian govt thanks Cambodia over release of 47 detainees - Nation - The Star Online

Malaysian govt thanks Cambodia over release of 47 detainees - Nation  The Star Online

PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian government has thanked Cambodia over the release of 47 Malaysians who were detained in the country since December last ...

15 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodian Gov’t Decries EU Trade Scheme Withdrawal Warnings - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Cambodian Gov’t Decries EU Trade Scheme Withdrawal Warnings  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Prime Minister Hun Sen's government has called the move to withdraw Cambodia from the Everything But Arms scheme was “has a political motive to drag ...

14 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia: EU launches procedure to temporarily suspend trade preferences - EU News

Cambodia: EU launches procedure to temporarily suspend trade preferences  EU News

The EU has today started the process that could lead to the temporary suspension of Cambodia's preferential access to the EU market under the Everything But ...

11 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Government dismisses Cambodia smog rumours - The Cambodia Daily

Government dismisses Cambodia smog rumours  The Cambodia Daily

The Ministry of Environment has dismissed “rumours” that the current chronic smog gripping Thai capital Bangkok will spread to Cambodia, saying that, unlike its ...

6 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Acid attacks: Cambodia victims 'denied government aid' - BBC News

Acid attacks: Cambodia victims 'denied government aid'  BBC News

Survivors of acid attacks in Cambodia are being denied free government treatment that they are legally entitled to, Human Rights Watch says. Its report focused ...

5 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Beware Cambodia's Europe Sanctions Hype - The Diplomat

Beware Cambodia's Europe Sanctions Hype  The Diplomat

Claims of threats to the country's sovereignty are vastly exaggerated and miss the broader point about how foreign economic relations work.

30 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

In tirade, Hun Sen calls on Cambodian military to 'destroy' opponents threatening government - The Japan Times

In tirade, Hun Sen calls on Cambodian military to 'destroy' opponents threatening government  The Japan Times

Cambodia's strongman leader Hun Sen on Thursday called on his country's military to "destroy" opponents if the government comes under threat, in a tirade i.

25 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodians Protest in Washington for More US Pressure on Government - The Cambodia Daily

Cambodians Protest in Washington for More US Pressure on Government  The Cambodia Daily

Washington, D.C – Protesters gathered in Washington this weekend to call for more diplomatic pressure to be placed on the Cambodian government over its ...

22 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Sar Kheng: Terms to describe government are disrespectful - The Cambodia Daily

Sar Kheng: Terms to describe government are disrespectful  The Cambodia Daily

Interior Minister Sar Kheng on Thursday took aim at some politicians and media outlets for using the terms “Phnom Penh regime” and “Hun Sen regime” instead ...

19 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

40 Years After the Fall of the Khmer Rouge, Cambodia Still Grapples With Pol Pot's Brutal Legacy - TIME

40 Years After the Fall of the Khmer Rouge, Cambodia Still Grapples With Pol Pot's Brutal Legacy  TIME

The Khmer Rouge officially fell on Jan. 7, 1979, but the legacy of the regime and its genocide is still pervasive. Here's what to know.

7 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen 'win-win' legacy debated on Khmer Rouge fall anniversary - Aljazeera.com

Hun Sen 'win-win' legacy debated on Khmer Rouge fall anniversary  Aljazeera.com

Twenty years since collapse of ultra-communist movement, policy hailed by Cambodia PM for ending war back in spotlight.

27 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Ends Long-Running Debate as it Celebrates 20 Years of Peace - VOA News

Cambodia Ends Long-Running Debate as it Celebrates 20 Years of Peace  VOA News

Cambodia's government will host the start of a three-day celebration marking the 20-year anniversary of the end of civil war. The event, beginning Dec.

26 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

'If the factory closes what could I afford to eat?' - BBC News

'If the factory closes what could I afford to eat?'  BBC News

Sao Run is worried that if the clothing factory where she works closes down she won't be able to feed herself and her son. A 34-year-old widow, she has spent ...

13 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

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 | 2:00 am

Cambodia: Repeal of Abusive Associations Rule - Human Rights Watch

Cambodia: Repeal of Abusive Associations Rule  Human Rights Watch

(New York) – The Cambodian government's revocation of a repressive regulation on nongovernmental organizations should jump-start genuine efforts to repeal ...

7 Dec 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

The European Union threatens the mainstay of Cambodia's economy - The Economist

The European Union threatens the mainstay of Cambodia's economy  The Economist

FROM STITCHING sequins to printing logos, making clothes can be a delicate, fiddly process. Even so, Cambodian factories swiftly fulfil huge orders placed by ...

3 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia: Free All Political Prisoners - Human Rights Watch

Cambodia: Free All Political Prisoners  Human Rights Watch

The Cambodian government should immediately and unconditionally release all those detained for peacefully exercising their fundamental rights.

12 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia forms new government, extending Hun Sen's grip on power - Reuters UK

Cambodia forms new government, extending Hun Sen's grip on power  Reuters UK

Cambodia's lawmakers on Thursday voted in a new parliamentary leadership and government, led by Prime Minister Hun Sen's ruling party, after a July general ...

5 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia jails Australian filmmaker found guilty of espionage - BBC News

Cambodia jails Australian filmmaker found guilty of espionage  BBC News

An Australian filmmaker has been sentenced by a Cambodian court to six years in prison on charges of spying for an unnamed country. James Ricketson, 69 ...

31 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia frees 14 government critics - Reuters

Cambodia frees 14 government critics  Reuters

Cambodia released 14 government critics on Tuesday, in a move by Prime Minister Hun Sen that some observers say is aimed at appeasing foreign criticism of ...

27 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Mark Field visits Cambodia for government and civil society talks - GOV.UK

Mark Field visits Cambodia for government and civil society talks  GOV.UK

Mark Field, UK Minister of State for Asia and the Pacific, is visiting Cambodia today (22 August) for meetings with the Cambodian government and members of ...

22 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Does Australia have the political will – or leverage – to support change in Cambodia? - The Conversation AU

Does Australia have the political will – or leverage – to support change in Cambodia?  The Conversation AU

The recent ABC Four Corners story “Champagne with Dictators” shows Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen at a political rally telling the ABC reporter that ...

6 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Minister for Asia & the Pacific statement on Cambodia's election - GOV.UK

Minister for Asia & the Pacific statement on Cambodia's election  GOV.UK

Statement by Minister for Asia and the Pacific Mark Field following the election in Cambodia.

31 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

Cambodia ranks as one of the world's most corrupt countries - but after an extensive forensic investigation, Al Jazeera found that corruption stretches far beyond ...

13 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am