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How a Restaurant Born at the Olympics has Strengthened the “Social Gastronomy” Movement - Resilience

How a Restaurant Born at the Olympics has Strengthened the “Social Gastronomy” Movement  Resilience

Food has this unique power to connect us all, and the table is that magic field where we can look to each other. Social gastronomy is all about this.

22 Feb 2019 | 4:47 am

How a 1970s Jeff Goldblum Film Predicted the Current Journalism Crisis - Vulture

How a 1970s Jeff Goldblum Film Predicted the Current Journalism Crisis  Vulture

Joan Micklin Silver's Between the Lines will be eerily familiar to any journalist or writer working today.

21 Feb 2019 | 11:51 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.

19 Feb 2019 | 3:42 am

Eye-opening experience for journalist | Sarawak News - Local Sarawak News

Eye-opening experience for journalist | Sarawak News  Local Sarawak News

KUCHING: Witnessing and documenting the experiences of the Malaysian detainees in a Cambodian prison was an eye-opening experience for 27-year-old ...

17 Feb 2019 | 6:41 am

As Southeast Asia muzzles media, investors do business as usual - Nikkei Asian Review

As Southeast Asia muzzles media, investors do business as usual  Nikkei Asian Review

BANGKOK -- The arrest last week of a high-profile journalist in the Philippines and a gag order against a Thai television station are the latest.

16 Feb 2019 | 10:40 pm

Will Sam Rainsy Make His Last Stand in Cambodia? - The Diplomat

Will Sam Rainsy Make His Last Stand in Cambodia?  The Diplomat

Last November, Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen agreed to a wager with the exiled opposition leader Sam Rainsy. Broadly speaking, the understanding was ...

15 Feb 2019 | 9:26 am

Esteemed journalist Joe Schlesinger signs off for the last time - Canadian Jewish News

Esteemed journalist Joe Schlesinger signs off for the last time  Canadian Jewish News

Joe Schlesinger, perhaps the best-known among the 1123 Jewish war orphans brought to Canada after the Second World War, died Feb. 11, after a long illness.

12 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Patrick Sloyan, esteemed journalist who exposed Gulf War deaths, dies at 82 - Press Herald

Patrick Sloyan, esteemed journalist who exposed Gulf War deaths, dies at 82  Press Herald

Patrick J. Sloyan, a Newsday journalist whose skepticism toward official Pentagon statements led to a Pulitzer Prize-winning series on the first Gulf War, in which ...

7 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Patrick J. Sloyan, Pulitzer-winning journalist who exposed friendly fire deaths in Gulf War, dies at 82 - Washington Post

Patrick J. Sloyan, Pulitzer-winning journalist who exposed friendly fire deaths in Gulf War, dies at 82  Washington Post

Patrick J. Sloyan, a Newsday journalist whose skepticism toward official Pentagon statements led to a Pulitzer Prize-winning series on the first Gulf War, in which ...

7 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Asia-Pacific in January: Cambodia's third UPR, Thailand's 'Twitter storm', and Pakistan's transgender pride march - IFEX

Asia-Pacific in January: Cambodia's third UPR, Thailand's 'Twitter storm', and Pakistan's transgender pride march  IFEX

Cambodia's human rights record was reviewed at the UN, Thailand's Twitter users supported the campaign of refugee seekers from Saudi and Bahrain, Pakistan ...

6 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

CPJ calls on Thailand to account for missing Vietnamese blogger - CPJ Press Freedom Online

CPJ calls on Thailand to account for missing Vietnamese blogger  CPJ Press Freedom Online

Bangkok, February 6, 2019--The Committee to Protect Journalists today called on Thai authorities to investigate the disappearance of Vietnamese blogger ...

6 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Remembering Heng Samrin and Cambodia's Rebirth - The Diplomat

Remembering Heng Samrin and Cambodia's Rebirth  The Diplomat

Luke Hunt speaks with veteran journalist Peter Starr about the career of one of the twentieth century's greatest guerrilla commanders.

1 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Northern beaches filmmaker James Ricketson on life in a Cambodian jail cell for espionage - Daily Telegraph

Northern beaches filmmaker James Ricketson on life in a Cambodian jail cell for espionage  Daily Telegraph

Espionage I exclaimed incredulously. Youre charging me with being a spy The investigating judge nodded. Youre kidding me...

1 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Government to launch TV show against fake news - The Phnom Penh Post

Government to launch TV show against fake news  The Phnom Penh Post

The Ministry of Information is set to launch a live programme on the National Television of Kampuchea (TVK) channel in a bid to counter fake news. In a meeting ...

24 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodian Deportees Leave US For 'Home' They've Never Known - The Atlantic

Cambodian Deportees Leave US For 'Home' They've Never Known  The Atlantic

America is deporting Cambodian refugees convicted of crimes. Did the U.S. have a responsibility to help them when they first arrived as refugees?

16 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Veteran Journalist, Saing Soenthrith, Dies Aged 55 - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Veteran Journalist, Saing Soenthrith, Dies Aged 55  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

He was a founding member of the Club of Cambodian Journalists (CCJ), an advocacy group for journalists and promoter of quality reporting.

8 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

Cambodia-Vietnam relations to further develop: Cambodian journalists - http://en.vietnamplus.vn/

Cambodia-Vietnam relations to further develop: Cambodian journalists  http://en.vietnamplus.vn/

Phnom Penh (VNA) – Cambodian journalists have believed that on the firm foundation of the traditional friendship and solidarity, the relationship between ...

28 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Facing the Future in Laos and the Cambodian Coast - The New York Times

Facing the Future in Laos and the Cambodian Coast  The New York Times

Our columnist, Jada Yuan, is visiting each destination on our 52 Places to Go in 2018 list. This dispatch brings her to Luang Prabang (no. 52 on the list), and the ...

26 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Journalist’s Book Explains Severe Barriers Cambodian Refugees Face In California - KPBS

Journalist’s Book Explains Severe Barriers Cambodian Refugees Face In California  KPBS

A new book delves into the complicated picture of what can happen to refugees after arriving in America. “Exiled: From the Killing Fields of Cambodia to ...

26 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

A Bad Year for Journalism - The Cambodia Daily

A Bad Year for Journalism  The Cambodia Daily

The Committee to Protect Journalists says 2018 has been a hard 12 months for journalists. At least 53 journalists were killed around the world between January ...

21 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Lawyer’s Status Throws Genocide Conviction of Khmer Rouge Leader Into Doubt - The New York Times

Lawyer’s Status Throws Genocide Conviction of Khmer Rouge Leader Into Doubt  The New York Times

An international tribunal dismissed a Dutch lawyer who had defended one of Khmer Rouge leaders. The lawyer's bar membership lapsed in 2016.

16 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

He wanted to expose Cambodia's virginity trade. Now, he's in prison - Southeast Asia Globe

He wanted to expose Cambodia's virginity trade. Now, he's in prison  Southeast Asia Globe

A Cambodian translator who helped foreign journalists film a documentary about alleged sex trafficking is in jail on charges of incitement to discriminate.

15 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

News fixer deported from Thailand to Cambodia on 'false news' accusation - CPJ Press Freedom Online

News fixer deported from Thailand to Cambodia on 'false news' accusation  CPJ Press Freedom Online

Bangkok, December 13, 2018--A Cambodian news fixer who helped to produce a documentary on sex trafficking for Russian government-funded international ...

13 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Truth under fire - The Cambodia Daily

Truth under fire  The Cambodia Daily

As if to commemorate today's one year anniversary of the arrest and incarceration of Reuters journalists Kyaw Soe Oo and Wa Lone, Time Magazine today ...

11 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge’s Slaughter in Cambodia Is Ruled a Genocide - The New York Times

Khmer Rouge’s Slaughter in Cambodia Is Ruled a Genocide  The New York Times

Four decades after the Communist movement's reign of terror, two surviving senior leaders are held accountable in a genocide verdict that opens the door for ...

15 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Organisations call on Cambodia to step up the fight against endemic impunity - IFEX

Organisations call on Cambodia to step up the fight against endemic impunity  IFEX

To mark the International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists, civil society groups and communities in Cambodia and beyond condemn the ...

1 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Pardoned from a Cambodian prison, this political activist eyes a return - NBCNews.com

Pardoned from a Cambodian prison, this political activist eyes a return  NBCNews.com

Meach Sovannara, an activist and former official of the dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party, was released from a Cambodian prison in August.

22 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

From Newcastle and New Zealand to the Killing Fields of Cambodia - The Independent

From Newcastle and New Zealand to the Killing Fields of Cambodia  The Independent

In 1978, three young men on a gap year strayed into Cambodian waters and were discovered by members of the Khmer Rouge. Holly Baxter retraced the steps ...

28 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Cal Poly professor's book explores link between Cambodian genocide and California - New Times SLO

Cal Poly professor's book explores link between Cambodian genocide and California  New Times SLO

Four families, two countries, and 40 years of back-and-forth without a place to call home all intersect in reporter and Cal Poly journalism professor Katya...

27 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

'I don’t love Cambodia any less': Ricketson home after 'spy' ordeal - The Sydney Morning Herald

'I don’t love Cambodia any less': Ricketson home after 'spy' ordeal  The Sydney Morning Herald

On Friday, filmmaker James Ricketson was facing another six years in Cambodia's notorious Prey Sar prison. On Sunday, he arrived at Sydney Airport a free ...

23 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia to deport Australian film-maker James Ricketson after royal pardon - The Guardian

Cambodia to deport Australian film-maker James Ricketson after royal pardon  The Guardian

An Australian filmmaker who received a royal pardon from Cambodia will be deported on Saturday, immigration officials said, a day after he was released from a ...

21 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

'This is my land': Cambodian villagers slam Chinese mega-project - Al Jazeera English

'This is my land': Cambodian villagers slam Chinese mega-project  Al Jazeera English

A few families in Cambodia's southwest lead resistance effort against large resort including casino and golf courses.

20 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Open letter to Marise Payne: Will Australia let James Ricketson unjustly spend 6 years in Cambodian prison? - ABC News

Open letter to Marise Payne: Will Australia let James Ricketson unjustly spend 6 years in Cambodian prison?  ABC News

Australia's failure to press the Cambodian Government on James Ricketson's case sends a message to abusive governments everywhere that Australian ...

11 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Foreign Correspondents Club – Phnom Penh, Cambodia - Gastro - Atlas Obscura

Foreign Correspondents Club – Phnom Penh, Cambodia - Gastro  Atlas Obscura

Founded in the early 1990s, the Foreign Correspondents Club (FCC) became the main meeting place and drinking spot for foreign journalists in Phnom Penh.

10 Sep 2018 | 2:18 am

Kem Sokha, Cambodia’s Jailed Opposition Leader, Is Released - The New York Times

Kem Sokha, Cambodia’s Jailed Opposition Leader, Is Released  The New York Times

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — Cambodia's imprisoned opposition leader was freed on bail Sunday night after spending a year locked up on charges of treason ...

10 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

James Ricketson’s daughter pleads for release of film-maker jailed in Cambodia - The Guardian

James Ricketson’s daughter pleads for release of film-maker jailed in Cambodia  The Guardian

Daughter says the health of the 69-year-old Australian, who was sentenced to six years jail, is failing and he could die in prison.

4 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

James Ricketson: Peter Greste says Government should do more for filmmaker jailed in Cambodia - ABC News

James Ricketson: Peter Greste says Government should do more for filmmaker jailed in Cambodia  ABC News

Peter Greste, the Australian journalist jailed in Egypt for more than a year while working for Al Jazeera, says the Government clearly needs to do more in ...

2 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Australian film-maker James Ricketson sentenced to six years' jail in Cambodia - The Guardian

Australian film-maker James Ricketson sentenced to six years' jail in Cambodia  The Guardian

The 69-year-old documentary maker, who was found guilty of espionage, says the spying claims are 'fanciful and ludicrous'

31 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

James Ricketson: Verdict to be handed down within hours - SBS News

James Ricketson: Verdict to be handed down within hours  SBS News

A Cambodian court will hand down a verdict for jailed Australian filmmaker James Ricketson, who stands trial accused of espionage and faces 10 years in jail if ...

31 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Australian filmmaker James Ricketson to learn verdict in espionage trial later this week - ABC News

Australian filmmaker James Ricketson to learn verdict in espionage trial later this week  ABC News

The Cambodian prosecution says Australian filmmaker James Ricketson is a spy but did not name a country he is alleged to be working for or provide any ...

29 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian court details Australian filmmaker's contact with outlawed opposition party - ABC News

Cambodian court details Australian filmmaker's contact with outlawed opposition party  ABC News

A Cambodian court zeroes in on relations between Australian filmmaker James Ricketson and leaders of the now-outlawed Cambodian opposition party, ...

28 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Australian Filmmaker Still in Cambodian Prison on Espionage Charges - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Australian Filmmaker Still in Cambodian Prison on Espionage Charges  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

A verdict in James Ricketson's trial has been delayed, but two journalists accused of espionage were released on bail, and four jailed land rights activists were ...

24 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

'Unbelievable': Australian filmmaker James Ricketson decries evidence against him - The Sydney Morning Herald

'Unbelievable': Australian filmmaker James Ricketson decries evidence against him  The Sydney Morning Herald

Phnom Penh: The case against Australian filmmaker and accused spy James Ricketson should be thrown out for lack of evidence, his Cambodian lawyer said ...

23 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Jailed for a Year, Cambodian Opposition Leader Is Denied Bail - The New York Times

Jailed for a Year, Cambodian Opposition Leader Is Denied Bail  The New York Times

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — Cambodia's imprisoned opposition leader was denied bail by the Supreme Court on Wednesday, disappointing supporters who ...

22 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Australian filmmaker James Ricketson on trial in Cambodia - NEWS.com.au

Australian filmmaker James Ricketson on trial in Cambodia  NEWS.com.au

AN Australian filmmaker in Cambodia facing a possible five to 10 years in prison on a charge of endangering national security testified on Monday that he wants ...

21 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Two Cambodian journalists facing spying charges freed on bail - Reuters

Two Cambodian journalists facing spying charges freed on bail  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Two Cambodian journalists charged with espionage for filing news reports to a U.S.-funded radio station were freed on bail on ...

21 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Director Peter Weir testifies for James Ricketson in Cambodian court - The Guardian

Director Peter Weir testifies for James Ricketson in Cambodian court  The Guardian

Acclaimed Australian director Peter Weir has told a Cambodian court his friend and alleged spy James Ricketson is a victim of an “unfortunate misunderstanding ...

17 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Eviscerates Its Free Press—And the Whole Region Suffers - The Atlantic

Cambodia Eviscerates Its Free Press—And the Whole Region Suffers  The Atlantic

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — It is the final stretch of campaign season in Cambodia. The dark-blue posters for Prime Minister Hun Sen and his Cambodian ...

28 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen sounds death knell for Cambodian democracy - Financial Times

Hun Sen sounds death knell for Cambodian democracy  Financial Times

Ahead of Cambodia's election on Sunday, Hun Sen has been touring the kingdom with a smile on his face and the air of a victor. There is little doubt about the ...

26 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Journalists are being crushed in South-East Asia - The Economist

Journalists are being crushed in South-East Asia  The Economist

WAITING in a shuttered Cambodian newsroom for the police to arrive would test any journalist's nerve. Flickering strobe lights illuminate empty desks and ...

25 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

Detained Australian says sorry to PM - Khmer Times

Detained Australian says sorry to PM  Khmer Times

Detained Australian journalist and filmmaker James Ricketson has writes a letter of apology to Prime Minister Hun Sen.

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

With a registry for news sites and fines for “fake news,” Cambodia's press freedom slides further - Nieman Journalism Lab at Harvard

With a registry for news sites and fines for “fake news,” Cambodia's press freedom slides further  Nieman Journalism Lab at Harvard

Multi-million-dollar tax bills "pulled out of thin air." The pruning of an independent newspaper after being sold to party-friendly investors. A final headline ...

9 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Charged with spying on Cambodia, Aussie filmmaker wants out of prison hell - Asian Correspondent

Charged with spying on Cambodia, Aussie filmmaker wants out of prison hell  Asian Correspondent

MORE than a year has passed since filmmaker James Ricketson entered Phnom Penh's notorious Prey Sar prison – half the duration of his granddaughter's life.

26 Jun 2018 | 11:05 pm

Freelancers are precarious. When should they push back? - Columbia Journalism Review

Freelancers are precarious. When should they push back?  Columbia Journalism Review

THE WASHINGTON POST killed my story over a retweeted criticism. They told me I couldn't pitch them for six months. Then they told me I might have an agenda ...

20 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

VOA Khmer Stringer shines in Kiplinger Fellow Journalism Program - Inside VOA (VOA Public Relations)

VOA Khmer Stringer shines in Kiplinger Fellow Journalism Program  Inside VOA (VOA Public Relations)

This past April, Voice of America's (VOA) own Khmer stringer, Narin Sun, was chosen from among 500 applicants to be a 2018 Kiplinger Fellow in Public Affairs ...

12 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Australian filmmaker's trial set for Friday on Cambodian spying charges - ABC News

Australian filmmaker's trial set for Friday on Cambodian spying charges  ABC News

Australian filmmaker James Ricketson will stand trial this Friday, facing espionage charges that carry a possible 10-year prison sentence in Cambodia.

11 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

CPJ condemns election news restrictions in Cambodia - CPJ Press Freedom Online

CPJ condemns election news restrictions in Cambodia  CPJ Press Freedom Online

Hong Kong, June 4, 2018--The Committee to Protect Journalists condemned today proposed restrictions on news coverage of upcoming elections in Cambodia ...

4 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

'He could die in there': Australian James Ricketson has now spent a year in a Cambodian jail waiting for trial - ABC News

'He could die in there': Australian James Ricketson has now spent a year in a Cambodian jail waiting for trial  ABC News

The son of an Australian filmmaker detained in Cambodia for 12 months without trial says now is a critical juncture for the Australian Government to put ...

3 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

RFA journalists questioned - The Phnom Penh Post

RFA journalists questioned  The Phnom Penh Post

Two former Radio Free Asia (RFA) reporters were questioned at Phnom Penh Municipal Court on Thursday relating to a provisional “pornography” charge from ...

1 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Controversial Press Guidelines Draw Concern - ວີໂອເອ-ລາວ (VOA)

Cambodia's Controversial Press Guidelines Draw Concern  ວີໂອເອ-ລາວ (VOA)

New code of conduct for journalists forbids news that leads to 'loss of confidence' in the election.

1 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Meet the Journalist: Molly Ball - Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting

Meet the Journalist: Molly Ball  Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting

TIME reporter Molly Ball looks into Cambodia's press crackdown and the future of democracy.

18 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Former Phnom Penh Post journalist describes state of press freedom in Cambodia as 'dire' - Press Gazette

Former Phnom Penh Post journalist describes state of press freedom in Cambodia as 'dire'  Press Gazette

Press Gazette has been reporting on British journalism without fear or favour since 1965. Our mission is to provide a news and information *service* which helps ...

17 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Editor and 13 staff quit Cambodia's Phnom Penh Post after new owner calls for article about him to be removed - Press Gazette

Editor and 13 staff quit Cambodia's Phnom Penh Post after new owner calls for article about him to be removed  Press Gazette

Press Gazette has been reporting on British journalism without fear or favour since 1965. Our mission is to provide a news and information *service* which helps ...

14 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia: Release Ex-Radio Free Asia Journalists - Human Rights Watch

Cambodia: Release Ex-Radio Free Asia Journalists  Human Rights Watch

Cambodian authorities should drop fabricated espionage charges against former Radio Free Asia (RFA) journalists Uon Chhin and Yeang Sothearin and ...

12 May 2018 | 2:00 am

At Cambodia’s Last Independent Newspaper, Top Editor Fired, Foreign Journalists Quit - ວີໂອເອ-ລາວ (VOA)

At Cambodia’s Last Independent Newspaper, Top Editor Fired, Foreign Journalists Quit  ວີໂອເອ-ລາວ (VOA)

All but a handful of foreign journalists on staff at The Phnom Penh Post, Cambodia's last remaining independent daily newspaper, resigned on Wednesday.

10 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Now the Post is muzzled, Cambodia's free press is gone - The Guardian

Now the Post is muzzled, Cambodia's free press is gone  The Guardian

This week the last banner of Cambodia's independent press was torn down, leaving little more than a bloodied flagpole. The Phnom Penh Post was bought by ...

9 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Foreign journalists quit Cambodia paper in protest at perceived interference - Reuters

Foreign journalists quit Cambodia paper in protest at perceived interference  Reuters

As many as 13 foreign journalists resigned from Cambodia's Phnom Penh Post newspaper this week in protest at what they called editorial interference ...

8 May 2018 | 2:00 am

The Phnom Penh Post: CEO and five staff quit Cambodia's last independent newspaper over interference - ABC News

The Phnom Penh Post: CEO and five staff quit Cambodia's last independent newspaper over interference  ABC News

The Australian CEO and five senior staff at The Phnom Penh Post quit in protest over editorial interference at Cambodia's last independent newspaper.

8 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Women's minister criticised after failing to name a female journalist - The Phnom Penh Post

Women's minister criticised after failing to name a female journalist  The Phnom Penh Post

Minister of Women's Affairs Ing Kantha Phavi's admission last week that she was unable to name a Cambodian woman journalist sparked a minor controversy ...

7 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia: Phnom Penh Post editor sacked over article - Al Jazeera English

Cambodia: Phnom Penh Post editor sacked over article  Al Jazeera English

New owner of Cambodia's Phnom Penh Post fires editor and calls for article to be retracted, employees say.

7 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Phnom Penh Post: Firing and resignations after sale of Cambodian daily - BBC News

Phnom Penh Post: Firing and resignations after sale of Cambodian daily  BBC News

Several senior journalists have left Cambodia's Phnom Penh Post, saying its new owners fired the editor in chief and demanded a story be removed. The paper ...

7 May 2018 | 2:00 am

'Press freedom toppled': Phnom Penh Post sale rings alarm bells - CNN

'Press freedom toppled': Phnom Penh Post sale rings alarm bells  CNN

Press freedom campaigners have warned of the death of independent journalism in Cambodia after a pioneering newspaper was sold to an investor who ...

7 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Newspaper takeover is 'staggering blow' to Cambodia's free press - The Guardian

Newspaper takeover is 'staggering blow' to Cambodia's free press  The Guardian

Phnom Penh Post was seen as last bastion of independence in media under fire from PM.

6 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia’s last independent paper sold to Malaysian PR firm owner - Financial Times

Cambodia’s last independent paper sold to Malaysian PR firm owner  Financial Times

Cambodia's last remaining independent newspaper has been sold to a Malaysian public relations firm owner with business ties to Hun Sen, the country's ...

5 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Lack of female journalists in Kingdom has far-reaching effects, report says - The Phnom Penh Post

Lack of female journalists in Kingdom has far-reaching effects, report says  The Phnom Penh Post

Women journalists in Cambodia are underrepresented in their profession, face pressures from family to stay out of the industry and are at risk of sexual ...

4 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Australian 'spy' James Ricketson transferred to prison hospital in Cambodia - ABC News

Australian 'spy' James Ricketson transferred to prison hospital in Cambodia  ABC News

Australian filmmaker James Ricketson is transferred to a prison hospital in Cambodia with various health complaints as he awaits trial on espionage charges.

4 May 2018 | 2:00 am

As Cambodia Marks Press Freedom Day, Journalists Fear Increasing Restrictions Following Crackdown - VOA Khmer

As Cambodia Marks Press Freedom Day, Journalists Fear Increasing Restrictions Following Crackdown  VOA Khmer

As the world celebrated Press Freedom Day on Thursday, the mood among Cambodian journalists was subdued following a months-long crackdown on dissent ...

3 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Statements laud press freedom, but ignore inconvenient truths - The Phnom Penh Post

Statements laud press freedom, but ignore inconvenient truths  The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodian media federations have called for the Kingdom's journalists to fight “fake news”, even as one presented questionable claims that Cambodia has the ...

3 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Endangered Cambodian Journalist Flees to US - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Endangered Cambodian Journalist Flees to US  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Aun Pheap, a veteran Cambodian journalist, has been granted refugee status by the United Nations' refugee agency and has fled to the United States, fearing ...

1 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Corruption culture and low pay hurting journalism ethics in Cambodia: report - The Phnom Penh Post

Corruption culture and low pay hurting journalism ethics in Cambodia: report  The Phnom Penh Post

Meagre salaries amid a culture of corruption was the key factor as to why Cambodian journalists interviewed in a recent survey accepted bribes and often failed ...

30 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's press freedom ranking plunges - The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia's press freedom ranking plunges  The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia has dropped 10 places in the World Press Freedom Index and risks mimicking China's silencing of criticism, according to new data from international ...

25 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian journalist charged with incitement flees amid crackdown - Reuters

Cambodian journalist charged with incitement flees amid crackdown  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - A Cambodian journalist charged with “incitement to commit a felony” over his election coverage said on Tuesday he had fled the ...

24 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian journalists charged with espionage denied bail - Reuters

Cambodian journalists charged with espionage denied bail  Reuters

A court in Cambodia on Thursday declined to grant bail to two journalists who have been charged with espionage for filing news reports to a U.S.-funded radio ...

18 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian court accuses journalists of pornography as well as... - Reuters

Cambodian court accuses journalists of pornography as well as...  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - A Cambodian court has charged two journalists with producing pornography in addition to espionage charges they already face for ...

29 Mar 2018 | 2:00 am

James Ricketson: Family of jailed Australian filmmaker in Cambodia tell of their despair - ABC News

James Ricketson: Family of jailed Australian filmmaker in Cambodia tell of their despair  ABC News

The family of an Australian filmmaker languishing in a Cambodian prison is at "breaking point" as they campaign for his release while desperately trying to keep ...

16 Mar 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian media under threat: report - The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodian media under threat: report  The Phnom Penh Post

Media outlets in Cambodia have come under increasing threat over the past year, according to a new report by the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ), ...

26 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia media freedom in decline, journalists harassed: Report - Channel NewsAsia

Cambodia media freedom in decline, journalists harassed: Report  Channel NewsAsia

PHNOM PENH: A new independent report has found that most Cambodian journalists believe media freedom is declining in the country - and that recent ...

22 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

Media Monitor: No Press Freedom Left in Cambodia - Voice of America

Media Monitor: No Press Freedom Left in Cambodia  Voice of America

The "facade" of free press in Cambodia "collapsed" in 2017, according to the annual report of the country's preeminent media watchdog, released Wednesday.

22 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian court on a 'fishing expedition' through emails, James Ricketson says - ABC News

Cambodian court on a 'fishing expedition' through emails, James Ricketson says  ABC News

Emails sent by filmmaker James Ricketson to Cambodia's political opposition and members of the country's media are being investigated by a judge who is ...

19 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian journalists start petition to free ex-RFA reporters charged with espionage - The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodian journalists start petition to free ex-RFA reporters charged with espionage  The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodian journalists this week started a petition seeking the release of two former Radio Free Asia journalists who were arrested on accusations of ...

15 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

Australian film-maker accused of spying in Cambodia says journalism 'not a crime' - The Guardian

Australian film-maker accused of spying in Cambodia says journalism 'not a crime'  The Guardian

An Australian filmmaker accused of spying in Cambodia has called upon the federal government to defend his right to free speech after a Phnom Penh court ...

17 Jan 2018 | 2:00 am

Jailed Australian filmmaker James Ricketson is no spy, Cambodian community says - ABC Online

Jailed Australian filmmaker James Ricketson is no spy, Cambodian community says  ABC Online

An impoverished community in Cambodia that has a long association with jailed Australian filmmaker James Ricketson says he is not a foreign spy, and is ...

11 Jan 2018 | 2:00 am

Australian filmmaker arrested in Cambodia due to 'opposition party links' - The Sydney Morning Herald

Australian filmmaker arrested in Cambodia due to 'opposition party links'  The Sydney Morning Herald

Cambodian authorities are investigating Australian filmmaker James Ricketson over his alleged links to the country's now-disbanded opposition party, which has ...

5 Jan 2018 | 2:00 am

Journalist jailed in Egypt backs petition to free Ricketson - The Phnom Penh Post

Journalist jailed in Egypt backs petition to free Ricketson  The Phnom Penh Post

Australian journalist Peter Greste – a press freedom advocate and one of three Al Jazeera journalists formerly imprisoned in Egypt – has thrown his support ...

3 Jan 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian journalists working for a US media outlet charged with spying - PRI

Cambodian journalists working for a US media outlet charged with spying  PRI

Two Cambodian journalists were charged on Saturday with spying over news reports they allegedly filed to US-based Radio Free Asia, amid a sweeping ...

18 Nov 2017 | 2:00 am

Cambodian Journalists Are Dying Trying to Save the Country's Forests - VICE

Cambodian Journalists Are Dying Trying to Save the Country's Forests  VICE

This year VICE is partnering with the Sydney's Antenna Documentary Festival, screening docos filmed all over the world from October 10-15. 'A Cambodian ...

13 Oct 2017 | 2:00 am

Two journalists charged with incitement in Cambodia - CPJ Press Freedom Online

Two journalists charged with incitement in Cambodia  CPJ Press Freedom Online

Bangkok, October 10, 2017-- The Committee to Protect Journalists condemns the legal harassment of Aun Pheap and Zsombor Peter, two journalists who ...

10 Oct 2017 | 2:00 am