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Oscar foreign-language film race 2018: All the titles submitted so far - Screen International


Screen International

Oscar foreign-language film race 2018: All the titles submitted so far
Screen International
Cambodian author and human rights activist Loung Ung recounts the horrors she suffered as a child under the rule of the deadly Khmer Rouge. The Netflix-backed drama premiered in Cambodia earlier in the year and screened at the Telluride Film Festival ...

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18 Sep 2017 | 4:41 am

An ode to The Cambodia Daily - POLITICO.eu (blog)


POLITICO.eu (blog)

An ode to The Cambodia Daily
POLITICO.eu (blog)
On April 26, 2012, Kevin Doyle, then editor-in-chief of The Cambodia Daily, received a phone call during his lunch break. It was from Phorn Bopha, a 27-year-old reporter who had ventured into the Cardamom Mountains in Koh Kong province to investigate ...
Hun Sen counts on China as he cracks down in Cambodia – has he miscalculated?South China Morning Post

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15 Sep 2017 | 10:11 pm

Cambodia Daily Alumni Hope Cambodians Continue Free Press Tradition - VOA Khmer


VOA Khmer

Cambodia Daily Alumni Hope Cambodians Continue Free Press Tradition
VOA Khmer
The recent attacks on independent media in Cambodia came as no surprise to longtime Cambodia-watcher Nate Thayer, a freelance journalist who has written for the Associated Press, the Cambodia Daily, and the Phnom Penh Post about Cambodia.

14 Sep 2017 | 12:06 pm

The free press in Cambodia is under attack and we should be paying attention - Irish Examiner


Irish Examiner

The free press in Cambodia is under attack and we should be paying attention
Irish Examiner
University of Limerick lecturer and former Cambodia Daily journalist, Fergal Quinn, reflects on a worrying and largely unreported attack on freedom of expression in Cambodia and what lessons we in the west shoud take from what is happening. “You have ...
Cambodia's Opposition Chief Loses Immunity in Treason CaseNew York Times
Cambodian leader threatens ban on opposition partyReuters
Control of information shifts up a gear in run-up to Cambodia electionInvesting.com

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9 Sep 2017 | 6:24 am

The Cambodia Daily Newspaper Closes Over Disputed Tax Bill - NBCNews.com


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The Cambodia Daily Newspaper Closes Over Disputed Tax Bill
NBCNews.com
About half of the Cambodia Daily's more than 30 journalists were Cambodian, according to Reuters. Wright worked at the paper for four years, joining the staff after graduating from university in London. “It really was my dream job,” he said. “From the ...
Closure of Daily Newspaper a Blow to Free Expression in CambodiaThe Wire
Cambodia's ruthless leader is stepping up his authoritarian gameWashington Post
Grave danger in Cambodia | Bangkok Post: opinionBangkok Post
La Croix International -Macau Daily Times
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7 Sep 2017 | 5:28 pm

Cambodia Daily Newspaper To Close After 24 Years - NPR


NPR

Cambodia Daily Newspaper To Close After 24 Years
NPR
Steven Butler, the Asia program director for the Committee to Project Journalists, says what's happening in Cambodia is an example of a time of "depressed free expression" Southeast Asia is going through right now. "I know it's absolutely true that ...
Cambodia: The Government Shut Our Paper Down. Don't Let Trump Do the Same to US MediaNewsweek
Cambodian paper shuts with 'dictatorship' parting shotReuters
Cambodia paper is latest victim of intensifying crackdownMinneapolis Star Tribune
Foreign Policy (blog) -The Cambodia Daily -Broadcasting Board of Governors -VOA Khmer
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3 Sep 2017 | 10:56 am

Cambodia's dream of democracy is dying - CNN


CNN

Cambodia's dream of democracy is dying
CNN
Cambodian visa laws are overdue for an overhaul, but given the current climate, journalists and foreign NGO workers are worried that their applications will now be considered by a hostile government. Many are married and have families here, some with ...

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31 Aug 2017 | 8:58 am

Suddenly it's open season on the press in Cambodia - Washington Post


Washington Post

Suddenly it's open season on the press in Cambodia
Washington Post
Holly Robertson is a freelance journalist and a former deputy managing editor of the Cambodia Daily newspaper. In the space of just a few weeks, Cambodia's media landscape has deteriorated dramatically. For years, the country's independent media ...
Freedom of Press Under Threat in CambodiaThe Wire

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30 Aug 2017 | 1:00 pm

Outcry at Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen's Bid to Shut Down Independent Media - TIME


TIME

Outcry at Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen's Bid to Shut Down Independent Media
TIME
Journalists and human rights advocates have slammed the Cambodian government's threats to close renowned local paper The Cambodia Daily and two U.S. funded independent radio stations as a barely veiled attempt to muzzle dissent in the run up to next ...
Cambodia leader tells critics to pay up, or pack upBBC News
Cambodia calls US democracy 'bloody and brutal' as charity row escalatesThe Guardian
Cambodia PM orders English-language newspaper to pay taxes or closeReuters
The Cambodia Daily -TODAYonline
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24 Aug 2017 | 5:19 am