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US Congressmen Urge Gov't to Respect Voters' Rights - The Cambodia Daily


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US Congressmen Urge Gov't to Respect Voters' Rights
The Cambodia Daily
Three U.S. congressmen have asked the U.S. government to “publicly express support for the rule of law and call on the [Cambodian] government to respect the right of every Cambodian citizen to vote.” In a letter to U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson ...
Cambodia Opposition Says to Win Majority in Local, National VoteU.S. News & World Report
Sokha says military will be barred from political parties if CNRP wins in 2018The Phnom Penh Post

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29 May 2017 | 1:01 am

Philippine Peace talks paused, Cambodia's election anxiety and Apple's Indonesia app plan - Southeast Asia Globe


Southeast Asia Globe

Philippine Peace talks paused, Cambodia's election anxiety and Apple's Indonesia app plan
Southeast Asia Globe
Filipino soldiers advance their position on the fifth day of continued fighting between Islamist militants and government forces, Marawi city, Mindanao island, southern Philippines, 28 May 2017. According to media reports, a top official said several ...

28 May 2017 | 10:59 pm

Government Bans Alcohol, Citing 'Disorder' - The Cambodia Daily - The Cambodia Daily


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Government Bans Alcohol, Citing 'Disorder' - The Cambodia Daily
The Cambodia Daily
The government has issued a temporary nationwide ban on selling and consuming alcohol over the weekend to avoid “disorder” during Sunday's commune ...

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28 May 2017 | 6:37 pm

UN to Grill Government Over Montagnards - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

UN to Grill Government Over Montagnards
The Cambodia Daily
UNHCR, the U.N.'s refugee agency, will question the government over its decision to deny asylum to the majority of Montagnards left in Cambodia, officials said, a month after the group was criticized for its role in repatriating some of the asylum ...

25 May 2017 | 6:42 pm

Press Club Slams Government for Reporter Treatment - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Press Club Slams Government for Reporter Treatment
The Cambodia Daily
The Overseas Press Club of Cambodia (OPCC) on Wednesday slammed what it labeled the “intimidation” of a Cambodia Daily reporter after Information Minister Khieu Kanharith posted a photocopy of the Canadian national's passport on Facebook and ...

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24 May 2017 | 7:55 pm

Government Launches $60 Million Project to Help Small Farmers - The Cambodia Daily


Government Launches $60 Million Project to Help Small Farmers
The Cambodia Daily
Market access has been a hot topic in the sector, with several local NGOs working on ways to get local produce to market, and government officials pushing to have Cambodian vegetables made available at tourist destinations. Chou Ngeth, senior ...

23 May 2017 | 10:53 pm

Government Funds Return of 'Shadow' Election Monitors - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Government Funds Return of 'Shadow' Election Monitors
The Cambodia Daily
A woman casts her vote during the 2013 national election. (Siv Channa/The Cambodia Daily). An email recently posted to ICAPP's website and sent on May 18 by Lim Sreynith, who identified herself to reporters as a Foreign Affairs Ministry employee ...

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23 May 2017 | 10:53 pm

US Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Against Cambodian Government - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

US Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Against Cambodian Government
The Cambodia Daily
A U.S. lawsuit accusing the Cambodian government of the wrongful imprisonment of a CNRP official was dismissed by a judge earlier this month because the court did not have sufficient jurisdiction over a foreign government after Prime Minister Hun Sen's ...

21 May 2017 | 7:29 pm

Government Investigates Vietnamese Logging Operation - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Government Investigates Vietnamese Logging Operation
The Cambodia Daily
Environment Minister Say Sam Al on Sunday said the government was investigating fresh evidence of industrial-scale illegal logging by Vietnamese companies in northeastern Cambodia and had already been probing related reports for the past year.
Cambodia Again Promises to Stop Illegal Timber ExportsVoice of America

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14 May 2017 | 2:49 pm

Government Video Won't Stop 'Color Revolution' in Cambodia: Student Activist - Radio Free Asia


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Government Video Won't Stop 'Color Revolution' in Cambodia: Student Activist
Radio Free Asia
A ruling-party video linking anti-government protests to destruction caused by the Syrian conflict will not prevent a “color revolution” in Cambodia, a student recently jailed for “incitement” said Monday, urging Prime Minister Hun Sen to instead ...
Why these extraordinary Cambodian buildings need to be savedCNN

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1 May 2017 | 4:29 pm