Cambodia News: Cambodia National Election Committee

Top legislator welcomes Cambodia's Second NA Vice President - Viet Nam News

Top legislator welcomes Cambodia's Second NA Vice President  Viet Nam News

The Vietnamese National Assembly will closely cooperate with the National Assembly and Senate of Cambodia to further expand and improve the efficiency of ...

22 Mar 2019 | 7:00 pm

Former PP governor Socheatvong leaves assembly - The Phnom Penh Post

Former PP governor Socheatvong leaves assembly  The Phnom Penh Post

Former Phnom Penh governor Pa Socheatvong has resigned as a member of the National Assembly to stand for the chairmanship of the Phnom Penh Municipal ...

21 Mar 2019 | 7:53 pm

Cambodia morning news for March 22, 2019 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for March 22, 2019  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for March 22, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia latest ...

21 Mar 2019 | 7:13 pm

Cambodia morning news for March 19, 2019 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for March 19, 2019  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for March 19, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia latest ...

18 Mar 2019 | 7:18 pm

Cambodian court issues arrest warrants for top opposition leaders - Al Jazeera English

Cambodian court issues arrest warrants for top opposition leaders  Al Jazeera English

Exiled politicians accused of incitement to commit felony and plotting treason after announcing plans to return.

17 Mar 2019 | 9:37 pm

The Meddling Kingdom's threat to democracy - UCA News

The Meddling Kingdom's threat to democracy  UCA News

The Meddling Kingdom's threat to democracy . Spying on voters is an important tool of Beijing's foreign policy as elections loom across the region.

13 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Asean morning news for March 13 - AEC News Today

Asean morning news for March 13  AEC News Today

All the Asean news you need to know for March 13, 2019. Asean news, Asean Economic Community, Asean English news, Asean business news, Asean news ...

13 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia morning news for March 12, 2019 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for March 12, 2019  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for March 12, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia latest ...

11 Mar 2019 | 7:13 pm

Seven parties register to contest upcoming polls - Khmer Times

Seven parties register to contest upcoming polls  Khmer Times

The National Election Committee yesterday said that seven political parties have registered to contest May's sub-national election. In a statement, the NEC said ...

11 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Philippine defence delegation in Kingdom today - Khmer Times

Philippine defence delegation in Kingdom today  Khmer Times

A Philippine National Defence delegation on a four-day visit to the Kingdom.

11 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia morning news for March 8 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for March 8  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for March 8, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia latest ...

8 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia: the case for freeing Kem Sokha | Article - Asia Times

Cambodia: the case for freeing Kem Sokha | Article  Asia Times

US and EU are calling for the opposition leader's release after 18 months in detention but it's not clear yet the government is listening.

7 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

CPP members urged to prepare for election - Khmer Times

CPP members urged to prepare for election  Khmer Times

With a sub-national election approaching, the ruling CPP has called on its members to work hand-in-hand to promote its platforms. In a letter dated Friday and ...

4 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Sacked teachers testify at court - The Phnom Penh Post

Sacked teachers testify at court  The Phnom Penh Post

The Phnom Penh Municipal Court on Wednesday heard testimony from 10 former teachers, including former National Election Committee member Rong Chhun, ...

28 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia morning news for February 22 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for February 22  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for February 22, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia latest ...

22 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Issuing of ID cards hit by delays - Khmer Times

Issuing of ID cards hit by delays  Khmer Times

Interior Minister says the progress of issuing identification cards for citizens has been slow due to the country's political situation.

19 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

NEC invites observers, parties to monitor polls - The Phnom Penh Post

NEC invites observers, parties to monitor polls  The Phnom Penh Post

The National Election Committee (NEC) announced on Thursday that it is inviting applications from political parties and local and international observers to ...

1 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

NEC tells officials to prep for upcoming council election - Khmer Times

NEC tells officials to prep for upcoming council election  Khmer Times

The National Election Committee yesterday called on political parties and election officials to ensure fairness in the upcoming sub-national council election.

31 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

NEC fines ex-CNRP activists - The Phnom Penh Post

NEC fines ex-CNRP activists  The Phnom Penh Post

The National Election Committee (NEC) has fined three former opposition party activists in Battambang province for their role in the “clean finger” opposition ...

19 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Human Rights Watch Submission to the Universal Periodic Review of Cambodia - Human Rights Watch

Human Rights Watch Submission to the Universal Periodic Review of Cambodia  Human Rights Watch

During the two previous cycles of the Universal Periodic Review (UPR), Cambodia accepted 301 recommendations out of 343, but has largely failed to ...

16 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

State Sen. Doug Ericksen out of order to approve of a sham foreign election - The Seattle Times

State Sen. Doug Ericksen out of order to approve of a sham foreign election  The Seattle Times

State Sen. Doug Ericksen should not be praising July's flawed elections in Cambodia, which the White House and others have condemned as undemocratic.

23 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Observer registration opens for voter list - Khmer Times

Observer registration opens for voter list  Khmer Times

Local and international observers have until the end of December to register, NEC says.

6 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian politics: Art of the unexpected and yet predictable - Khmer Times

Cambodian politics: Art of the unexpected and yet predictable  Khmer Times

With the prime minister already approved by His Majesty the King, what remains to be done is the formality of convening the 6th mandate of the National ...

22 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia’s Ruling Party Takes Full Control of Parliament - Voice of America

Cambodia’s Ruling Party Takes Full Control of Parliament  Voice of America

The Cambodian People's Party gained all 125 seats in parliament. The main opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party had been dissolved last year.

16 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

The U.S. Is Expanding Cambodia Visa Bans Over Last Month's 'Flawed' Election - TIME

The U.S. Is Expanding Cambodia Visa Bans Over Last Month's 'Flawed' Election  TIME

The U.S. announced new visa restrictions against Cambodian officials following "anti-democratic" actions ahead of an election last month.

16 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Official election results due today - Khmer Times

Official election results due today  Khmer Times

The official election results are scheduled to be announced today since the National Election Committee and the Constitutional Council received no complaints ...

15 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's ruling party won all seats in July vote: election commission - Reuters

Cambodia's ruling party won all seats in July vote: election commission  Reuters

Cambodia's ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) won all 125 parliamentary seats in a national election in July, electoral authorities said on Wednesday as ...

15 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Official preliminary results show higher voter turnout - The Phnom Penh Post

Official preliminary results show higher voter turnout  The Phnom Penh Post

The National Election Committee (NEC) on Saturday announced the official preliminary results of the sixth Cambodian national elections. The revised figures ...

13 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

NEC reveals preliminary election results - Khmer Times

NEC reveals preliminary election results  Khmer Times

The National Election Committee (NEC) announced the national election preliminary results on Saturday, August 10. The ruling Cambodian People's Party ...

11 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Russia lauds NEC - Khmer Times

Russia lauds NEC  Khmer Times

The Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation (CEC) lauded the election process in Cambodia, which it found being open, free, and transparent.

10 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

How the Cambodian Government Is Trying to Chill the Push for Fair Elections - Pacific Standard

How the Cambodian Government Is Trying to Chill the Push for Fair Elections  Pacific Standard

Prime minister Hun Sen wants it both ways: He wants to claim a democratic mantle but doesn't want to deal with the pesky competition that comes with a ...

9 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Election: Mind the Numbers - The Diplomat

Cambodia's Election: Mind the Numbers  The Diplomat

A closer look at some of the early figures coming out of the poll results and their significance.

5 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Japanese Gov’t Calls Cambodia’s Election “Disappointing” - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Japanese Gov’t Calls Cambodia’s Election “Disappointing”  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

I told Mr. Prak Sokhonn that the results were disappointing in many ways as many of the ballots were judged invalid, although Japan had given its support to ...

5 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

NEC verifies election results - Khmer Times

NEC verifies election results  Khmer Times

The National Election Committee started to review and verify the election results from the provinces on Saturday, August 4. The primary results will be ...

4 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

NEC: No complaints filed over 'unfair' election - Khmer Times

NEC: No complaints filed over 'unfair' election  Khmer Times

THE National Election Committee yesterday said that it has not received any formal complaints from political parties claiming that the national election was not ...

3 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

The European populists monitoring 'sham' elections - BBC News

The European populists monitoring 'sham' elections  BBC News

A group of European populist and nationalist politicians descended upon Cambodia last weekend to observe national elections - which they lauded with ...

2 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

NEC dismisses allegations of TV presenter speaking Vietnamese - Khmer Times

NEC dismisses allegations of TV presenter speaking Vietnamese  Khmer Times

The NEC responds to accusations of news presenter speaking Vietnamese.

2 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Observers: Cambodia election was free and fair - The Phnom Penh Post

Observers: Cambodia election was free and fair  The Phnom Penh Post

Representatives of election observers from six countries and leaders of the National Election Committee (NEC) claimed that Sunday's national elections were ...

31 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

CPJ condemns pre-election news censorship in Cambodia - CPJ Press Freedom Online

CPJ condemns pre-election news censorship in Cambodia  CPJ Press Freedom Online

Bangkok, July 30, 2018--The Committee to Protect Journalists today condemned the Cambodian government's move to block news websites ahead of ...

30 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

US warns of ‘significant expansion’ of Cambodian visa restrictions - Financial Times

US warns of ‘significant expansion’ of Cambodian visa restrictions  Financial Times

The U.S. said it was considering imposing visa restrictions on further Cambodian officials in response to the country's one-sided election on Sunday, which were ...

29 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's election runs well, proper: Observer - The Jakarta Post - Jakarta Post

Cambodia's election runs well, proper: Observer - The Jakarta Post  Jakarta Post

Cambodians went to the polls on Sunday for their sixth general election to fill 125 lawmaker seats.

29 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia election: National election committee website DOWN amid international media ban - Express.co.uk

Cambodia election: National election committee website DOWN amid international media ban  Express.co.uk

CAMBODIA'S National Election Committee website has been repeatedly down on Saturday as people prepare to head to the polls to vote in the country's latest ...

28 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Adrift | Government Confirms Blocking 15 Independent News Sites Over Poll “Disruption” - Voice of America

Cambodia Adrift | Government Confirms Blocking 15 Independent News Sites Over Poll “Disruption”  Voice of America

The Cambodian government has ordered internet *service* providers (ISPs) to block the websites of 15 news websites of independent outlets including Voice of ...

28 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Senior Military Commanders Switched Voter Registration Ahead of Poll - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Senior Military Commanders Switched Voter Registration Ahead of Poll  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

A VOA Khmer investigation in April found evidence of large-scale troop movements in late 2017 from the highly militarized provinces of Oddar Meanchey and ...

27 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

CPP files complaint against boycott lawyer - The Phnom Penh Post

CPP files complaint against boycott lawyer  The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodian People's Party (CPP) lawyers have filed a complaint with the National Election Committee (NEC) against a lawyer who posted a video on Facebook ...

26 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia: July 29 Elections Not Genuine - Human Rights Watch

Cambodia: July 29 Elections Not Genuine  Human Rights Watch

Cambodia's fundamentally flawed national elections on July 29, 2018, deny the Cambodian people their internationally protected right to choose their ...

25 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia says 52 nations to send monitors for its election - Reuters

Cambodia says 52 nations to send monitors for its election  Reuters

A Cambodian government official on Thursday said as many as 220 observers from 52 countries would monitor Sunday's general elections, widely expected to ...

24 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Number of international observers poised to hit record: NEC - The Phnom Penh Post

Number of international observers poised to hit record: NEC  The Phnom Penh Post

A National Election Committee (NEC) official on Monday said the number of international observers signed up to monitor the July 29 polls is steadily increasing.

24 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Adrift | Friends with Benefits - Voice of America

Cambodia Adrift | Friends with Benefits  Voice of America

For Cambodia's prime minister of more than three decades, a blossoming alliance with China means no Western powers questioning his increasingly ...

20 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

More Than 160,000 Election Observers to Oversee Poll: NEC - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

More Than 160,000 Election Observers to Oversee Poll: NEC  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The National Election Committee (NEC) increased the estimate from a previous figure of about 50000, saying the observers were fairly evenly split between civil ...

20 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

The Japan-China rivalry is playing out in Cambodia's election - CNBC

The Japan-China rivalry is playing out in Cambodia's election  CNBC

Cambodia's general election on July 29 has become a proxy theater for competition between China and Japan as the two vie for influence in the Southeast ...

19 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Election monitoring groups in Cambodia headed by PM's son, 'ambassador' - Reuters

Election monitoring groups in Cambodia headed by PM's son, 'ambassador'  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Three of the groups approved to monitor Cambodia's election have close ties to Prime Minister Hun Sen, one headed by his son and ...

19 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Nearly 70000 security forces to be deployed for Cambodia's general election - The Cambodia Daily

Nearly 70000 security forces to be deployed for Cambodia's general election  The Cambodia Daily

Nearly 70,000 security personnel will be deployed at all 22,967 polling stations during Cambodia's general election, a National Election Committee (NEC) ...

18 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

US Company: Evidence Found of Chinese Cyber Attacks on Cambodia - Voice of America

US Company: Evidence Found of Chinese Cyber Attacks on Cambodia  Voice of America

An American company says it found evidence that a Chinese group has attacked computers belonging to Cambodian government agencies, opposition leaders ...

17 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Ink cannot be washed off, NEC says - Khmer Times

Ink cannot be washed off, NEC says  Khmer Times

The National Election Committee said that indelible ink to be used in the election on July 29 cannot be washed off after its test.

17 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

NEC launches online polling station map - Khmer Times

NEC launches online polling station map  Khmer Times

The National Election Committee published a website that allows Cambodia's eight million voters to find polling stations on Google Map on Friday, July 13.

13 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Submission to the Universal Periodic Review of Cambodia - Human Rights Watch

Submission to the Universal Periodic Review of Cambodia  Human Rights Watch

During the two previous cycles of the Universal Periodic Review (UPR), Cambodia accepted 301 recommendations out of 343, but has largely failed to ...

13 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Why Japan is supporting Cambodia's election | The Interpreter - The Interpreter

Why Japan is supporting Cambodia's election | The Interpreter  The Interpreter

Japan has remained steadfast in its support of the upcoming Cambodian general election on 29 July amid growing pressure by its citizens, civil society ...

13 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Will EU suspend trade deal with Cambodia? - EUobserver

Will EU suspend trade deal with Cambodia?  EUobserver

The EU has been slow to react to the collapse of Cambodian democracy - but if it ever chooses to use it, Brussels has substantial influence and leverage over ...

12 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

‘Fireflies’ and ‘Ghosts’ in Cambodia Prop Up Facade of Real Election - The New York Times

‘Fireflies’ and ‘Ghosts’ in Cambodia Prop Up Facade of Real Election  The New York Times

Technically, Cambodia isn't a one-party state. But Prime Minister Hun Sen's party is the only one most voters in the July 29 vote will have heard of.

11 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Parties question NEC policy, National - The Phnom Penh Post

Parties question NEC policy, National  The Phnom Penh Post

Opposition party and civil society leaders spoke out on Tuesday against a move by the National Election Committee (NEC) that prohibits supporters of any party ...

11 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

China Accused of Hacking Cambodian Government Institutions - ວີໂອເອ-ລາວ (VOA)

China Accused of Hacking Cambodian Government Institutions  ວີໂອເອ-ລາວ (VOA)

Cyberattackers have been caught hacking key Cambodian government institutions in what is strongly believed to be a coordinated Chinese government attack ...

10 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian political parties begin campaigns for general election - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Cambodian political parties begin campaigns for general election - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, July 7 (Xinhua) -- Cambodian political parties launched a three-week campaign on Saturday for the July 29 general election. Twenty political ...

7 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

NEC again dismisses concerns about lack of US, EU participation - The Phnom Penh Post

NEC again dismisses concerns about lack of US, EU participation  The Phnom Penh Post

A National Election Committee (NEC) official on Sunday dismissed the lack of US and EU observers as unimportant for the July 29 national elections, as at least ...

2 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

When authoritarian Cambodia votes, turnout will be key - Quartz

When authoritarian Cambodia votes, turnout will be key  Quartz

In many countries, political incumbents feel threatened by get-out-the-vote efforts. Not so in Cambodia, where the ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) faces ...

27 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia says 50,000 observers to monitor July election - Reuters

Cambodia says 50,000 observers to monitor July election  Reuters

Cambodia's National Election Committee (NEC) on Wednesday said 50000 observers, including some from China, Myanmar and Singapore, will monitor a ...

26 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Regulator 'not forcing' vote texts - The Phnom Penh Post

Regulator 'not forcing' vote texts  The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodian telecom companies are sending text messages urging the public to vote in the July 29 elections, at the behest of the government.

21 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia warns against 'clean finger' boycott - The ASEAN Post

Cambodia warns against 'clean finger' boycott  The ASEAN Post

Cambodia's ruling party, the Cambodian People's Party (CPP) threatened legal action against a campaign started by opposition members which called for voters ...

19 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Crackdown and cash: Hun Sen's recipe for victory in Cambodian election - The Japan Times

Crackdown and cash: Hun Sen's recipe for victory in Cambodian election  The Japan Times

Drenched in sweat and more than an hour into a speech urging 16000 garment factory workers to vote for the ruling party, Prime Minister Hun Sen of Cambodi.

15 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Workers to get three days off for polls, National - The Phnom Penh Post

Workers to get three days off for polls, National  The Phnom Penh Post

The Ministry of Labour instructed factories and enterprises in the Kingdom to give workers three days off in order to cast their ballots in the July 29 national ...

15 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Factories asked to give time for workers to vote, National - The Phnom Penh Post

Factories asked to give time for workers to vote, National  The Phnom Penh Post

The National Election Committee (NEC) called on factories and other enterprises to allow workers to go to the polls and vote in the July 29 national elections, ...

12 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's GDP Fights On Amid Calls for Boycott of Election - Voice of America

Cambodia's GDP Fights On Amid Calls for Boycott of Election  Voice of America

The party of slain activist Kem Ley vows to win election.

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

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

Cambodia's election committee draws ballot numbers for parties in national poll - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Cambodia's election committee draws ballot numbers for parties in national poll - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

Cambodia's National Election Committee (NEC) on Tuesday drew random numbers for political party positions on election ballots, with the ruling party taking the ...

29 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Dharmacracy Party seeks to rebalance Cambodian politics - Khmer Times

Dharmacracy Party seeks to rebalance Cambodian politics  Khmer Times

The national election in July is going to be dominated by the presence of male heads of parties. However, one woman will be among a handful of women ...

29 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia: to vote or not to vote? - The Interpreter

Cambodia: to vote or not to vote?  The Interpreter

The Cambodian people are being asked to boycott the election. To do so would be a mistake.

28 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's election committee says 20 political parties to contest in July national poll - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Cambodia's election committee says 20 political parties to contest in July national poll - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, May 24 (Xinhua) -- Cambodia's National Election Committee (NEC) had officially recognized all of the 20 political parties that registered to ...

24 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Minor Opposition Parties Speak Out Against Calls for Election Boycott - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Minor Opposition Parties Speak Out Against Calls for Election Boycott  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The parties called on the country's election body, the National Election Committee, to take legal action against those calling for an election boycott.

18 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia’s PM Hun Sen ‘Violating Law’ by Asking For Votes Outside of Campaign Period: Observers - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia’s PM Hun Sen ‘Violating Law’ by Asking For Votes Outside of Campaign Period: Observers  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen is in breach of the country's electoral laws by urging people to vote for him in an upcoming general ballot, election ...

17 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Amid Calls for Election Boycott, Election Body Prepares to Roll Out Polling Stations Nationwide - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Amid Calls for Election Boycott, Election Body Prepares to Roll Out Polling Stations Nationwide  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Prime Minister Hun Sen has previously said that not voting in the election was tantamount to treason.

16 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia hails multi-party democracy as election party registration closes without main opposition - Channel NewsAsia

Cambodia hails multi-party democracy as election party registration closes without main opposition  Channel NewsAsia

Cambodia's National Election Committee (NEC) on Monday hailed the prospect of multi-party democracy with the registration of 20 parties for a July ...

15 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Few Cambodian Parties Sign Up to Contest July General Elections Amid Opposition Crackdown - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Few Cambodian Parties Sign Up to Contest July General Elections Amid Opposition Crackdown  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Only four political parties have now officially registered with Cambodia's National Election Committee to contest elections scheduled for July, with government ...

14 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia polls organizer hails multi-party democracy as registration ends - Reuters

Cambodia polls organizer hails multi-party democracy as registration ends  Reuters

Cambodia's National Election Committee (NEC) on Monday hailed the prospect of multi-party democracy with the registration of 20 parties for a July general ...

14 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Minor Opposition Parties Divided Ahead of Election - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Minor Opposition Parties Divided Ahead of Election  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

On April 30, the National Election Committee announced it was opening registration for parties who wished to contest the July 29 vote.

7 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia’s PM Hun Sen Threatens Legal Action Over Call For Election Boycott - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia’s PM Hun Sen Threatens Legal Action Over Call For Election Boycott  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen on Friday slammed a call by a former leader of the now-dissolved opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) for ...

4 May 2018 | 2:00 am

UN Rights Envoy Claims General Election ‘Not Genuine’ Without Banned Opposition Party - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

UN Rights Envoy Claims General Election ‘Not Genuine’ Without Banned Opposition Party  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Rhona Smith said the government must immediately release the detained opposition leaders and lift a ban on the opposition taking part in the July 29 general ...

3 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia registers parties ahead of July vote after main opposition party dissolved - The Straits Times

Cambodia registers parties ahead of July vote after main opposition party dissolved  The Straits Times

PHNOM PENH (REUTERS) - Cambodia began registering political parties on Monday (April 30) for a July general election which long-serving Prime Minister ...

30 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia registering parties for July vote after main opposition dissolved - Reuters

Cambodia registering parties for July vote after main opposition dissolved  Reuters

Cambodia began registering political parties on Monday for a July general election likely to extend the 33-year-old rule of Prime Minister Hun Sen after the ...

29 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

National Election Committee, PM Hun Sen defend legitimacy of July vote, National, Politics - The Phnom Penh Post

National Election Committee, PM Hun Sen defend legitimacy of July vote, National, Politics  The Phnom Penh Post

The National Election Committee on Monday criticised those urging voters or monitors to stay away from the July 29 national election, a thinly veiled reference to ...

10 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Invites International Observers to Monitor Election - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Cambodia Invites International Observers to Monitor Election  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Cambodia's national election body has invited international observers to monitor the July general election, widely expected to be a landslide victory for the ruling ...

6 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Two more seats added to the National Assembly - Khmer Times

Two more seats added to the National Assembly  Khmer Times

The National Election Committee announced yesterday that the number of National Assembly seats for the upcoming national election will increase by two, ...

30 Mar 2018 | 2:00 am

Japan donates ballot boxes worth $7.5 million for Cambodia election - Reuters

Japan donates ballot boxes worth $7.5 million for Cambodia election  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Japan donated over 10,000 ballot boxes for Cambodia's 2018 election on Wednesday, the first international aid for the vote after ...

20 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

Japan to give $7 million to election committee - Khmer Times

Japan to give $7 million to election committee  Khmer Times

The government of Japan will provide 800,000,000 yen, or approximately $7 million, to the National Election Committee (NEC) for the general election in July.

20 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

EU Halts Funding to Cambodia’s National Election Committee - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

EU Halts Funding to Cambodia’s National Election Committee  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

The European Union on Tuesday said it is suspending financial assistance to Cambodia's National Election Committee, citing the dissolution of the main ...

12 Dec 2017 | 2:00 am

US Cuts Funding to National Election Committee After Opposition Dissolved - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

US Cuts Funding to National Election Committee After Opposition Dissolved  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The US government responded to the Supreme Court's dissolution of the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party on Thursday by announcing it would cut ...

17 Nov 2017 | 2:00 am

Cambodia PM Hun Sen says 2018 election result does not need international recognition - Reuters

Cambodia PM Hun Sen says 2018 election result does not need international recognition  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodia's long-serving Prime Minister Hun Sen on Friday said the 2018 national election result does not require international ...

9 Nov 2017 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Sets July 29 Date for General Election - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Cambodia Sets July 29 Date for General Election  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Cambodia last went to the polls in 2013 amid evidence of widespread voter fraud, intimidation, and political violence.

1 Aug 2017 | 2:00 am

Cambodia: Commune Elections Not Free or Fair - Human Rights Watch

Cambodia: Commune Elections Not Free or Fair  Human Rights Watch

(New York) – Local elections in Cambodia on June 4, 2017, took place in a threatening environment hostile to free speech and genuine political participation, ...

12 Jun 2017 | 2:00 am

Assembly Approves National Election Committee - VOA Khmer

Assembly Approves National Election Committee  VOA Khmer

The new NEC is comprised of nine members in all, four each selected by the ruling party and opposition and a final member agreed upon by both.

9 Apr 2015 | 2:00 am