Cambodia News: Cambodia Government

Surrogate babies born in Cambodia stuck in limbo waiting for visas ... - The Sydney Morning Herald


The Sydney Morning Herald

Surrogate babies born in Cambodia stuck in limbo waiting for visas ...
The Sydney Morning Herald
Up to 10 surrogacy-born babies with Australian biological parents are stuck in legal limbo in Cambodia after a crackdown on commercial surrogacy there last ...
Australian surrogacy booms after SEA crackdown - BioEdgeBioEdge

all 2 news articles »

26 Feb 2017 | 2:36 am

The Bucolic Life of a Cambodian Grandmother Accused of Mass ... - New York Times


New York Times

The Bucolic Life of a Cambodian Grandmother Accused of Mass ...
New York Times
A tribunal charged Im Chaem, 74, who lives in northwestern Cambodia, with crimes against humanity. The case was dropped, raising questions about whether ...
Capturing everyday life in the chaos of post-1979 CambodiaThe Phnom Penh Post
Commentary: Lessons for America from my own refugee taleMyStatesman.com

all 11 news articles »

24 Feb 2017 | 8:00 pm

Government Accuses US Of Election Interference - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Government Accuses US Of Election Interference
The Cambodia Daily
Cambodia's government on Wednesday said it was an “obvious fact” that the U.S. was interfering in the country's coming elections in a scathing response to a statement from the U.S. Embassy saying it was “deeply concerned” by proposed amendments to the ...
Cambodia changes political rules in 'triumph of dictatorship', critics sayABC Online
Hun Sen Hints at Military Action If He Loses Cambodia's ElectionRadio Free Asia
Cambodia lawmakers approve law threatening opposition partyABC News
The Boston Globe -Asia Times -The Sydney Morning Herald
all 63 news articles »

22 Feb 2017 | 5:39 pm

Officials Challenge Government's News Report About Parties - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Officials Challenge Government's News Report About Parties
The Cambodia Daily
Election and Interior Ministry officials have denied parts of a government news report claiming that 12 political parties—not including the CNRP—would likely be barred from fielding candidates in June's commune elections based on pending legislation.

and more »

21 Feb 2017 | 6:18 pm

US Firms, Envoys Differ in Approach to Government - The Cambodia Daily


US Firms, Envoys Differ in Approach to Government
The Cambodia Daily
Fourteen delegates from the US-ASEAN Business Council arrived on Tuesday “to engage with high-level Cambodian government officials and other stakeholders on expanding U.S.-Cambodia trade and investment ties,” according to a press statement issued ...

and more »

21 Feb 2017 | 5:38 pm

Government Officials Downplay Border Military Dispute With Laos - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Government Officials Downplay Border Military Dispute With Laos
The Cambodia Daily
Over the past two weeks, Cambodian officials claim that more than 400 armed Laotian soldiers had crossed into Stung Treng province, causing work on the 257 km road—running from Stung Treng City to Siem Pang district—to be halted. In response ...

and more »

20 Feb 2017 | 6:36 pm

Government Task Force Destroys Seized Illegal Fishing Gear - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Government Task Force Destroys Seized Illegal Fishing Gear
The Cambodia Daily
A government task force charged with eliminating illegal fishing on the Tonle Sap lake has destroyed more than 100 km of nets and other equipment seized in Kompong Chhnang and Kompong Thom provinces this month, officials said on Monday. Two teams ...

20 Feb 2017 | 5:35 pm

Kim Sok's History of Resistance, From Activist to Government Adviser - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Kim Sok's History of Resistance, From Activist to Government Adviser
The Cambodia Daily
(Siv Channa/The Cambodia Daily). “I cannot give up everything that I have worked for for so many years.” But Mr. Sok's work history, which includes a five-year stint as a contractor for the Information Ministry, supposed telephone calls with the prime ...
Could Sam Rainsy's resignation help end Hun Sen's reign in Cambodia?South China Morning Post
US Court Orders Oil-Giant Chevron to Release Footage of Kem Ley's MurderVOA Khmer (English)

all 28 news articles »

19 Feb 2017 | 6:22 pm

Government Ditches Hydropower Dam for More Coal Power - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Government Ditches Hydropower Dam for More Coal Power
The Cambodia Daily
So the council on Friday voted instead to let Cambodia Electricity Limited expand the capacity of its Preah Sihanouk coal-fired plant from 50 MW to 185 MW. The extra capacity will top the 108 MW the government had hoped to get out of the Areng dam.

and more »

19 Feb 2017 | 5:38 pm

Government Aims for Energy Independence to Lower Power Prices - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Government Aims for Energy Independence to Lower Power Prices
The Cambodia Daily
With electricity costs among the highest in the region and concerns that a limited supply of stable power will hinder foreign investment, the government is aiming to achieve energy independence within the next year or two, an official said on Wednesday.

and more »

15 Feb 2017 | 5:05 pm