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Vietnam struggles to cope with trade war-fuelled demand - The National

Vietnam struggles to cope with trade war-fuelled demand  The National

Capacity problems at ports and soaring real estate and labour costs are among the hurdles that foreign investors face.

19 Sep 2019 | 12:31 am

Kampong Chhnang pottery to get boost - The Phnom Penh Post

Kampong Chhnang pottery to get boost  The Phnom Penh Post

The Ministry of Commerce plans to promote the development of pottery products in Kampong Chhnang province, which currently has a small market.

19 Sep 2019 | 12:15 am

Celebrating school cooks in Cambodia with a competition - Study International News

Celebrating school cooks in Cambodia with a competition  Study International News

School cooks across the world are relied on for providing healthy and nutritious school meals for hungry students at snack times and lunchtime. But how often ...

18 Sep 2019 | 11:05 pm

Cambodia's 'Father' leads best short films to Japan - Khmer Times

Cambodia's 'Father' leads best short films to Japan  Khmer Times

A father's story of sacrifices topped the country's best short films at the 11th preliminary in-country contest in Cambodia for the Asian International Children's Film ...

18 Sep 2019 | 10:26 pm

Chinese media: Cambodia gambling exodus overblown - CalvinAyre.com

Chinese media: Cambodia gambling exodus overblown  CalvinAyre.com

Chinese state-run media says reports of 100000 Chinese nationals fleeing Cambodia after online gambling ban are overblown.

18 Sep 2019 | 9:39 pm

Cambodia to curb recruitment fees in bid to protect migrants from slavery abroad - Reuters

Cambodia to curb recruitment fees in bid to protect migrants from slavery abroad  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Cambodia is planning to cap hefty recruitment fees imposed by labor brokers on people seeking jobs abroad in ...

18 Sep 2019 | 8:22 pm

Asean morning news for September 19 - AEC News Today

Asean morning news for September 19  AEC News Today

All the Asean news you need to know for September 19, 2019. Asean news, Asean Economic Community, Asean English news, Asean business news, Asean ...

18 Sep 2019 | 8:18 pm

How sand mining is threatening Cambodia's Mekong River - PBS NewsHour

How sand mining is threatening Cambodia's Mekong River  PBS NewsHour

Sand mining accounts for 85 percent of all worldwide mineral extraction, a $70 billion industry. In Cambodia, the practice is big business -- but it comes with a ...

18 Sep 2019 | 6:30 pm

New minimum wage figures tabled - Khmer Times

New minimum wage figures tabled  Khmer Times

The National Committee for Minimum Wage has noted three different wage figures proposed by unions, employers and the government, according to a unionist.

18 Sep 2019 | 6:13 pm

Hun Sen praises Kingdom's strong ties with China - Khmer Times

Hun Sen praises Kingdom's strong ties with China  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen has praised the strong relationship Cambodia enjoys with China, saying the Asian giant plays a significant role in promoting peace, ...

18 Sep 2019 | 6:10 pm

CoalWire 292, September 19, 2019 - End Coal

CoalWire 292, September 19, 2019  End Coal

The renewables technology revolution continues to reshape the power industry and disrupt the global thermal coal markets. In India, the Chhattisgarh state ...

18 Sep 2019 | 5:18 pm

Hilton to open its first Cambodian hotel in 2022 - Hotel Management

Hilton to open its first Cambodian hotel in 2022  Hotel Management

The 280-room Hilton Phnom Penh, located in Cambodia's capital city, will be near landmarks like the Phnom Penh Central Market. Photo credit: iStock / Getty ...

18 Sep 2019 | 3:26 pm

U.S. calls for release of political activists held in Cambodia - Reuters

U.S. calls for release of political activists held in Cambodia  Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States expressed concern on Wednesday over the detention of political activists in Cambodia and called on the ...

18 Sep 2019 | 2:00 pm

Sar Kheng denies Pchum Ben celebrations prevention order - The Phnom Penh Post

Sar Kheng denies Pchum Ben celebrations prevention order  The Phnom Penh Post

Minister of Interior Sar Kheng has denied ordering provincial and municipal governors to instruct the police to prevent the public from celebrating the 15-day ...

18 Sep 2019 | 12:34 pm

Buddhist pilgrimage to end in Siem Reap - The Phnom Penh Post

Buddhist pilgrimage to end in Siem Reap  The Phnom Penh Post

The Thailand-based Bodhigayavijjalaya 980 Institute announced on Wednesday that its second Dharmayatra in October is to end in the Kingdom's Siem Reap ...

18 Sep 2019 | 12:15 pm

Gov't set to sign MoU with Czech Republic on mining, energy sector - The Phnom Penh Post

Gov't set to sign MoU with Czech Republic on mining, energy sector  The Phnom Penh Post

The government is expected to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Czech Republic on developing its mining and energy sector next month, ...

18 Sep 2019 | 11:04 am

China-Cambodia ties stable despite gambling discord: observer - Global Times

China-Cambodia ties stable despite gambling discord: observer  Global Times

Chinese observers dismissed rumors that about 100000 Chinese left Cambodia in seven days as the country clamped down on illegal gambling.

18 Sep 2019 | 9:33 am

Hong Kong Activists Urge US Lawmakers to Support Protesters and Stand Up to Beijing - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Hong Kong Activists Urge US Lawmakers to Support Protesters and Stand Up to Beijing  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Prominent Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong urged U.S. lawmakers Tuesday to support human rights and democracy in the semiautonomous Chinese territory, ...

18 Sep 2019 | 8:30 am

UN: 600,000 Rohingya Live Under Threat of Genocide - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

UN: 600,000 Rohingya Live Under Threat of Genocide  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

A U.N. fact-finding mission is calling for an international investigation into the dangers faced by 600,000 Rohingya, who the UN says are living under the threat of ...

18 Sep 2019 | 8:28 am

Chinese Envoy Heading to US to Prepare for New Round of Trade Talks - VOA Khmer

Chinese Envoy Heading to US to Prepare for New Round of Trade Talks  VOA Khmer

US, China seeking to resume negotiations to end bitter year-long trade war.

18 Sep 2019 | 8:27 am

SE Asian manufacturing sees opportunity in Sino-US row - The Phnom Penh Post

SE Asian manufacturing sees opportunity in Sino-US row  The Phnom Penh Post

Southeast Asian countries are intensifying their efforts to attract companies planning to move production bases outside China, as the US and China have ...

18 Sep 2019 | 8:26 am

Preventing African swine fever spread: UK pig industry laments “woefully inadequate” government action - FoodIngredientsFirst

Preventing African swine fever spread: UK pig industry laments “woefully inadequate” government action  FoodIngredientsFirst

18 Sep 2019 --- The National Pig Association (NPA) in the UK has called for a more robust approach from Government and the UK port authorities to prevent the ...

18 Sep 2019 | 5:10 am

Rights group calls on Cambodia to end 'assault' on opposition - The Cambodia Daily

Rights group calls on Cambodia to end 'assault' on opposition  The Cambodia Daily

The Cambodian government should end its “assault” on opposition members and drop all politically motivated charges against them after a spike in arrests ...

18 Sep 2019 | 4:52 am

Cambodia: Ministry orders halt to sale of ivory, rhino horn souvenirs - The Japan News

Cambodia: Ministry orders halt to sale of ivory, rhino horn souvenirs  The Japan News

The Ministry of Environment has issued a total of 59 notices to souvenir vendors in the capital and Siem Reap and Preah Sihanouk provinces instructing them to ...

18 Sep 2019 | 4:39 am

Rethinking Cambodian soft power | Opinion - Asia Times

Rethinking Cambodian soft power | Opinion  Asia Times

Increasingly, the arena of international affairs is being shaped by soft power. Where traditional economic and military might once reigned supreme, a nation's ...

18 Sep 2019 | 2:56 am

Cambodia Government unveils tourism masterplan to increase visitors - Pulse News

Cambodia Government unveils tourism masterplan to increase visitors  Pulse News

The government is set to roll out the Four-Strategic Plan for Tourism Development aimed at reviving tourism in the Kingdom`s northern provinces, ...

18 Sep 2019 | 1:10 am

Thailand-US defense ties heal as China makes gains in Cambodia - Nikkei Asian Review

Thailand-US defense ties heal as China makes gains in Cambodia  Nikkei Asian Review

BANGKOK -- Gen. Apirat Kongsompong, Thailand's powerful army chief, is shifting the kingdom's security architecture, and U.S. military equipment is he.

18 Sep 2019 | 12:08 am

Five years after an HIV outbreak in a Cambodian commune, villagers feel forgotten - Global Voices

Five years after an HIV outbreak in a Cambodian commune, villagers feel forgotten  Global Voices

This edited article by Saut Sok Prathna is from VOD News, an independent news site in Cambodia, and is republished on Global Voices as part of a ...

17 Sep 2019 | 10:25 pm

UK to sustain preferential trade scheme for Cambodia after Brexit - http://en.vietnamplus.vn/

UK to sustain preferential trade scheme for Cambodia after Brexit  http://en.vietnamplus.vn/

The UK government will continue a preferential trade scheme for Cambodia even after Brexit, according to Foreign and Commonwealth Office Minister for Asia ...

17 Sep 2019 | 10:17 pm

Cambodia morning news for September 18 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for September 18  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for September 18, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia ...

17 Sep 2019 | 8:12 pm

Vietnam Becomes a Victim of Its Own Success in Trade War - Yahoo Finance

Vietnam Becomes a Victim of Its Own Success in Trade War  Yahoo Finance

(Bloomberg) -- Follow Bloomberg on LINE messenger for all the business news and analysis you need.Vietnam is finding it's hard to win a trade war even when ...

17 Sep 2019 | 5:00 pm

Cambodian Court Issues Second Warrant to Arrest Opposition Leader Sam Rainsy - Radio Free Asia

Cambodian Court Issues Second Warrant to Arrest Opposition Leader Sam Rainsy  Radio Free Asia

A court in Cambodia has issued a new warrant for the arrest of acting president of the banned opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) Sam Rainsy ...

17 Sep 2019 | 4:55 pm

World Bank approves $1 billion in development assistance - Khmer Times

World Bank approves $1 billion in development assistance  Khmer Times

World Bank approves the disbursement of $1 billion to develop priority sectors.

17 Sep 2019 | 2:18 pm

Previous Article Choosing between being an Oknha or armed officer - Khmer Times

Previous Article Choosing between being an Oknha or armed officer  Khmer Times

Oknhas, a title that can only be conferred by the King, places great responsibility.

17 Sep 2019 | 2:13 pm

Illegally imported plastic waste returned back to US, Canada - The Phnom Penh Post

Illegally imported plastic waste returned back to US, Canada  The Phnom Penh Post

All the 83 containers of plastic waste illegally imported into Cambodia by Chungyuen Plastic Manufacture Co Ltd have been returned to their originating ...

17 Sep 2019 | 12:41 pm

Cambodian Government’s Request for 'Meetings' Seen as Intimidation - VOA News

Cambodian Government’s Request for 'Meetings' Seen as Intimidation  VOA News

The Cambodian government summoned three human rights organizations to meetings in Phnom Penh to examine research they published and comments one ...

17 Sep 2019 | 3:25 am

Cambodia Opposition to Pay Would-Be Armed Forces Defectors Ahead of Sam Rainsy Return - Radio Free Asia

Cambodia Opposition to Pay Would-Be Armed Forces Defectors Ahead of Sam Rainsy Return  Radio Free Asia

Cambodia's banned opposition party has earmarked a budget to support members of the armed forces who defect from Prime Minister Hun Sen's regime and ...

16 Sep 2019 | 5:12 pm

Kith Meng re-elected as CCC president - Khmer Times

Kith Meng re-elected as CCC president  Khmer Times

Kith Meng is re-elected as the president of the Cambodia Chamber of Commerce.

16 Sep 2019 | 2:06 pm

Facebook Expands New Tool Aiming to Shrink 'News Deserts' - VOA Khmer

Facebook Expands New Tool Aiming to Shrink 'News Deserts'  VOA Khmer

The social media giant Facebook said Thursday it is expanding its 'Today In' *service* to 6000 cities and towns across the U.S., up from 400 in its previous ...

16 Sep 2019 | 10:42 am

No restriction on Iranian women to attend Cambodia match: Govt Spox - Tehran Times

No restriction on Iranian women to attend Cambodia match: Govt Spox  Tehran Times

TEHRAN - Iranian government spokesman Ali Rabiei said on Monday that the Iranian women can buy tickets to watch the match between Iran and Cambodia.

16 Sep 2019 | 8:53 am

Foreign Office Minister begins 4-day visit to Laos, Cambodia and Thailand - GOV.UK

Foreign Office Minister begins 4-day visit to Laos, Cambodia and Thailand  GOV.UK

Minister for Asia and the Pacific, Heather Wheeler will discuss strengthening ties with the region, the role of women, climate change and de-mining.

16 Sep 2019 | 7:15 am

Cambodia arrests more opposition activists over alleged plots - Reuters

Cambodia arrests more opposition activists over alleged plots  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodian authorities arrested six political activists over the weekend for alleged plots to rally in support of former opposition ...

16 Sep 2019 | 5:28 am

The parochial illusion of Sam Rainsy - Khmer Times

The parochial illusion of Sam Rainsy  Khmer Times

Extremist figures have long dotted the landscape of Cambodian politics. One of them in contemporary Cambodia is Sam Rainsy, a master illusionist who thrives ...

15 Sep 2019 | 2:24 pm

SEA Games 'an honour', CAMSOC confirm date - Khmer Times

SEA Games 'an honour', CAMSOC confirm date  Khmer Times

The 32nd Phnom Penh SEA Games 2023 will be hosted between May 5 – May 15, 2023.

15 Sep 2019 | 2:09 pm

Cambodian Court Charges Acting Opposition Chief Sam Rainsy With ‘Insulting The King’ - Radio Free Asia

Cambodian Court Charges Acting Opposition Chief Sam Rainsy With ‘Insulting The King’  Radio Free Asia

A court in Cambodia on Friday charged acting president of the banned opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) Sam Rainsy with “insulting the King ...

13 Sep 2019 | 5:05 pm

Thai Court Declines to Hear Case of PM's Incomplete Oath - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Thai Court Declines to Hear Case of PM's Incomplete Oath  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha failed to include the phrase 'I will also uphold and comply with the constitution of the kingdom in every aspect'

13 Sep 2019 | 8:24 am

Cambodia considers reversing online gaming ban, irking China - Nikkei Asian Review

Cambodia considers reversing online gaming ban, irking China  Nikkei Asian Review

PHNOM PENH -- Cambodia may walk back its decision to shut down its online gaming industry, risking the ire of closest regional ally China.Online gamin.

13 Sep 2019 | 2:29 am

The changing face of Cambodia's tourism - TTG Asia

The changing face of Cambodia's tourism  TTG Asia

As Cambodia continues its aggressive pursuit for the yuan and arrivals from China continue to rise exponentially, questions are being raised about the impact on ...

12 Sep 2019 | 11:42 pm

The need to establish research universities in Cambodia - The Phnom Penh Post

The need to establish research universities in Cambodia  The Phnom Penh Post

In an era of the globalisation and internationalisation of higher education, it is difficult, if not impossible, to disregard the regional and global trend toward ...

12 Sep 2019 | 8:14 am

Lawyer for Cambodian Opposition Leader Kem Sokha Disputes Government Claim of ‘Release’ - Radio Free Asia

Lawyer for Cambodian Opposition Leader Kem Sokha Disputes Government Claim of ‘Release’  Radio Free Asia

A lawyer for arrested Cambodian opposition chief Kem Sokha on Wednesday rejected government claims this week that his transfer by authorities from prison to ...

11 Sep 2019 | 5:21 pm

Will Sam Rainsy's Promised Cambodia Return Bring People Power Or Something Else? - The Diplomat

Will Sam Rainsy's Promised Cambodia Return Bring People Power Or Something Else?  The Diplomat

In about nine weeks, Cambodia opposition figure Sam Rainsy will presumably return to his country, along with other exiled CNRP politicians, after spending the ...

10 Sep 2019 | 12:08 pm

State Department Calls for Cambodian Opposition Leader’s Release From House Arrest - Radio Free Asia

State Department Calls for Cambodian Opposition Leader’s Release From House Arrest  Radio Free Asia

The United States called for the immediate release of Cambodian opposition leader Kem Sokha Tuesday in a statement issued one week after the second ...

10 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Gambling ban driving Chinese nationals away from Cambodia - Bangkok Post

Gambling ban driving Chinese nationals away from Cambodia  Bangkok Post

PHNOM PENH: Tens of thousands of Chinese nationals are reportedly leaving the kingdom following a government ban on online gambling intended to reduce ...

10 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

UN Human Rights Chief Hits Cambodia Crackdown on Opposition Activists - Radio Free Asia

UN Human Rights Chief Hits Cambodia Crackdown on Opposition Activists  Radio Free Asia

U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet hit out on Monday at Cambodian authorities' harassment of members of the banned Cambodia ...

9 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia ready to implement UN agreement on paperless trade: gov't - Khmer Times

Cambodia ready to implement UN agreement on paperless trade: gov't  Khmer Times

The gov't says it is ready to implement a regional agreement on paperless trade.

8 Sep 2019 | 2:09 pm

Potential Loss of EU Trade Benefits for Cambodia, Could Impact Borrowers - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Potential Loss of EU Trade Benefits for Cambodia, Could Impact Borrowers  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

This matters to Cambodia's MFI borrowers because so many of them now count on money they earn in the nation's apparel, footwear and sporting goods ...

8 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Saving Cambodia’s children from drug abuse - The ASEAN Post

Saving Cambodia’s children from drug abuse  The ASEAN Post

Cambodia's war on drugs might be pushing drug abusers underground and preventing children from getting the help they need.

7 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

CNRP Activist Arrested in Cambodia, Held on Unknown Charge - Radio Free Asia

CNRP Activist Arrested in Cambodia, Held on Unknown Charge  Radio Free Asia

Cambodian authorities arrested a former opposition party activist on Thursday, taking him into custody in northwestern Cambodia's Banteay Meanchey province ...

5 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Malaysia’s Mahathir Begins State Visit to Cambodia - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Malaysia’s Mahathir Begins State Visit to Cambodia  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

The Council for the Development of Cambodia, a government agency that oversees investment, says Malaysia has been the fifth largest foreign investor in ...

2 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Verdict Delayed for 2 Cambodian Journalists in Espionage Case - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Verdict Delayed for 2 Cambodian Journalists in Espionage Case  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

A verdict has been delayed in the espionage case against two Cambodian journalists who worked for Radio Free Asia.

31 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Verdict Delayed for 2 Cambodia Journalists in Espionage Case - VOA News

Verdict Delayed for 2 Cambodia Journalists in Espionage Case  VOA News

A verdict has been delayed in the espionage case against two Cambodian journalists who worked for the U.S. government-funded Radio Free Asia. Uon Chhin ...

30 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

UN Human Rights Council Should Address Human Rights Crisis in Cambodia at its 42nd Session - Human Rights Watch

UN Human Rights Council Should Address Human Rights Crisis in Cambodia at its 42nd Session  Human Rights Watch

The undersigned civil society organizations, representing groups working within and outside Cambodia to advance human rights, rule of law, and democracy, ...

30 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Verdict Set for Two Cambodian Journalists Accused of Espionage - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Verdict Set for Two Cambodian Journalists Accused of Espionage  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

The two defendants are accused of sending secret information to Radio Free Asia after it closed its office in Cambodia. They acknowledged sending news to ...

29 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Experts Say US-Cambodia Relationship at "Crisis Point" - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Experts Say US-Cambodia Relationship at "Crisis Point"  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Reports of a secret military deal between Cambodia and China have sparked increased tensions between the Southeast Asian nation and the United States.

27 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Fact Sheet: Cambodian Government Routinely Infringes on Right of Assembly - Radio Free Asia

Fact Sheet: Cambodian Government Routinely Infringes on Right of Assembly  Radio Free Asia

Cambodian authorities routinely infringe on the people's right to assembly, especially in protests about land disputes, according to a fact sheet released this ...

27 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Rainsy claims independence lost, government calls him 'crazy' - The Cambodia Daily

Rainsy claims independence lost, government calls him 'crazy'  The Cambodia Daily

Sam Rainsy “the acting president” of the Supreme Court-dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), told supporters in Australia at the weekend that ...

26 Aug 2019 | 8:28 pm

EU ambassador hopes for positive response from government over EBA - Khmer Times

EU ambassador hopes for positive response from government over EBA  Khmer Times

Edgar hopes the Cambodian government will respond positively over the concerns from the EU on some compliances.

23 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

US government to provide $425K for war-era cluster bomb clearance - The Cambodia Daily

US government to provide $425K for war-era cluster bomb clearance  The Cambodia Daily

The US government will provide an extra $425,000 to the Cambodian Mine Action Centre (CMAC) for it to clear the remnants of cluster bombs dropped on ...

23 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

In Cambodia, journalism has become a crime - The Washington Post

In Cambodia, journalism has become a crime  The Washington Post

IN CAMBODIA, journalism can be a crime. That is the meaning of the charges against two Cambodian journalists, Uon Chhin and Yeang Sothearin, who worked ...

23 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia detains another opposition member amid crackdown - Al Jazeera English

Cambodia detains another opposition member amid crackdown  Al Jazeera English

Rights group calls for dropping of charges and release of Nuth Pich, a member of the dissolved opposition party.

22 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

China supports Cambodia gambling ban - Khmer Times

China supports Cambodia gambling ban  Khmer Times

The Chinese government has expressed support for Cambodia's decision to ban all online and arcade gambling in the Kingdom.

22 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Chinese Ambassador to Cambodia Likens Alleged U.S. Interference in Hong Kong to ‘Color Revolutions’ - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Chinese Ambassador to Cambodia Likens Alleged U.S. Interference in Hong Kong to ‘Color Revolutions’  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

The Chinese Embassy in Phnom Penh on Friday accused the United States of interfering and, in certain cases, abetting the Hong Kong pro-democracy protests, ...

20 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia's blue helmets: A commitment to internationalism - The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia's blue helmets: A commitment to internationalism  The Phnom Penh Post

When Minister of National Defence Tea Banh honoured 280 peacekeepers who recently returned from Mali and South Sudan on August 9, the ceremony also ...

20 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodian Government Banning Online Gambling to Preserve Order - VegasSlotsOnline

Cambodian Government Banning Online Gambling to Preserve Order  VegasSlotsOnline

Authorities in Cambodia are in the process of banning all local online gambling operations. They are doing so to try and preserve public order. This directive ...

20 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Fake news from Cambodia’s government? - The Asean Post

Fake news from Cambodia’s government?  The Asean Post

Cambodia's Information Ministry recently warned that it would revoke the licenses of print and online media outlets which distribute fake news that could ...

19 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia Says US Officials Can 'Pack Up and Leave' - Voice of America

Cambodia Says US Officials Can 'Pack Up and Leave'  Voice of America

U.S. embassy officials in Cambodia should “pack up and leave” if they do not like the country, a Cambodian government spokesman said Thursday.

1 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia bans veterinary drug Diclofenac to save vultures - BirdLife International

Cambodia bans veterinary drug Diclofenac to save vultures  BirdLife International

Fantastic news for Asia's Critically Endangered vultures! Following tireless advocacy from NGOs including BirdLife, the Cambodian government has banned the ...

30 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

China construction points to military foothold in Cambodia - Financial Times

China construction points to military foothold in Cambodia  Financial Times

Exiled opposition leader says country has become de facto colony of Beijing.

24 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

China reportedly signs secret deal to station troops in Cambodia - The Guardian

China reportedly signs secret deal to station troops in Cambodia  The Guardian

Wall Street Journal says US officials have seen pact but Cambodian PM denies move.

22 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia government orders strict registration of foreigners - Bangkok Post

Cambodia government orders strict registration of foreigners  Bangkok Post

Cambodian Interior Minister Sar Kheng has instructed all residence owners around the country of the need to report foreigners who come to stay in their ...

21 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Government To Discuss Banning Foreigners from Some Local Jobs - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Government To Discuss Banning Foreigners from Some Local Jobs  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Cambodia is moving to bar foreigners from performing certain local jobs such as taxi drivers, rickshaw or tuk-tuk drivers, street food vendors, or small business ...

20 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia: Activists Charged for Participating in Memorial - Human Rights Watch

Cambodia: Activists Charged for Participating in Memorial  Human Rights Watch

(New York) – Cambodian authorities should drop all charges and release people arrested for commemorating the third anniversary of the killing of the political ...

12 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia Scraps Pay-to-Stay ‘Hotel’ Prison Plans - VOA News

Cambodia Scraps Pay-to-Stay ‘Hotel’ Prison Plans  VOA News

The Cambodian government is abolishing a controversial “hotel” prison project, according to Ministry of Interior officials. The government had announced earlier ...

11 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodian PM says those seeking 'regime change' risk return to war - Reuters

Cambodian PM says those seeking 'regime change' risk return to war  Reuters

GENEVA (Reuters) - Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen, whose government is accused of suppressing human rights, said on Thursday that foreigners were ...

4 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia Considers New Anti-'Fake News' Effort - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Cambodia Considers New Anti-'Fake News' Effort  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Attendees at an Asian media conference agreed to develop a regional road map for combating fake news throughout the region, which is in the midst of ...

22 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Activists Urge Government to Take Concrete Measures to Keep EBA - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Activists Urge Government to Take Concrete Measures to Keep EBA  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

The group told VOA Khmer that the Cambodian government needs to restore democracy and human rights in the country in exchange for the EBA trade ...

20 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia: Drop Radio Free Asia Case - Human Rights Watch

Cambodia: Drop Radio Free Asia Case  Human Rights Watch

(Bangkok) – Cambodian authorities should drop the politically motivated espionage charges against two former Radio Free Asia (RFA) journalists and quash the ...

19 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia: Holding a Media Summit Without Media Freedom - Human Rights Watch

Cambodia: Holding a Media Summit Without Media Freedom  Human Rights Watch

(Bangkok) – Holding an Asian media meeting in Cambodia makes a mockery of freedom of expression and press freedom.

9 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia: Over 145 Opposition Members Summoned - Human Rights Watch

Cambodia: Over 145 Opposition Members Summoned  Human Rights Watch

(New York) – Cambodian authorities should immediately end the harassment of former opposition party members and their supporters.

2 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Drop trumped-up charges in Cambodian child sexual exploitation documentary case - Amnesty International

Drop trumped-up charges in Cambodian child sexual exploitation documentary case  Amnesty International

Mony is being punished solely for his role in exposing the horrors of child sexual exploitation in Cambodia, Amnesty International said.

30 May 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodian Government Denies Allegations of Political Intimidation - The Cambodia Daily

Cambodian Government Denies Allegations of Political Intimidation  The Cambodia Daily

Phnom Penh – Cambodian political observers say intimidation has been a widely used tool in the government for decades but that recently, there has been a ...

29 May 2019 | 3:00 am

US lobbyist registers as foreign agent for increasingly authoritarian Cambodian government - Center for Responsive Politics

US lobbyist registers as foreign agent for increasingly authoritarian Cambodian government  Center for Responsive Politics

A lobbyist with connections to prominent Republican leaders recently registered as a foreign agent for the increasingly authoritarian Cambodian government.

28 May 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia: call for project proposals 2019/2020 - GOV.UK

Cambodia: call for project proposals 2019/2020  GOV.UK

The British Embassy in Phnom Penh is pleased to announce a call for project proposals for the fiscal year 2019 to 2020.

14 May 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia: Opposition Harassed in the Courts - Human Rights Watch

Cambodia: Opposition Harassed in the Courts  Human Rights Watch

(New York) – Cambodian authorities should immediately cease harassing former opposition party members in the courts, Human Rights Watch said today.

7 May 2019 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 8:28 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am