Cambodia News: Cambodia National Election Committee

We Need a New Generation of Mavericks - The Bulwark

We Need a New Generation of Mavericks  The Bulwark

In the year since Senator John McCain's death, his shadow continues to loom over President Trump. McCain continues to represent the best of the Republican ...

22 Aug 2019 | 4:41 am

Obama style Presidential campaign for Gotabaya Rajapaksa - The Sunday Times Sri Lanka

Obama style Presidential campaign for Gotabaya Rajapaksa  The Sunday Times Sri Lanka

Even SLPP leader Mahinda Rajapaksa unhappy about Sirisena's appeal for a Supreme Court opinion. Premadasa now pushing openly for nomination, but ...

17 Aug 2019 | 2:24 pm

Opposition Chief Sam Rainsy, Party Officials to Return to Cambodia From Exile in November: CNRP - Radio Free Asia

Opposition Chief Sam Rainsy, Party Officials to Return to Cambodia From Exile in November: CNRP  Radio Free Asia

The opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) on Friday announced that acting President Sam Rainsy and several other high-ranking party officials ...

16 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Sirisena now agrees to support Gotabaya as presidential candidate - The Sunday Times Sri Lanka

Sirisena now agrees to support Gotabaya as presidential candidate  The Sunday Times Sri Lanka

Mahinda Rajapaksa to announce former Defence Secretary's name at SLPP convention today. Says talks with President Maithripala Sirisena “very successful”.

11 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia morning news for August 2 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for August 2  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for August 2, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia latest ...

2 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Vermont diplomat confirmed as ambassador to 'backsliding' Cambodia - vtdigger.org

Vermont diplomat confirmed as ambassador to 'backsliding' Cambodia  vtdigger.org

W. Patrick Murphy appears with former U.S. Ambassador William Heidt at a press conference in Phnom Penh in 2017. Photo via Twitter. W. Patrick Murphy, a ...

2 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Sokhonn, Mogherini meet in Bangkok - The Phnom Penh Post

Sokhonn, Mogherini meet in Bangkok  The Phnom Penh Post

The Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Prak Sokhonn, held a bilateral meeting with Federica Mogherini, the High Representative of the ...

2 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Previous Article NEC updates voter registration list - Khmer Times

Previous Article NEC updates voter registration list  Khmer Times

The National Election Committee says about 85% of all citizens eligible to vote have been registered on the voter list.

1 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia morning news for August 1 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for August 1  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for August 1, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia latest ...

1 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Journalists charged with incitement for live-streaming land protest in Cambodia - CPJ Press Freedom Online

Journalists charged with incitement for live-streaming land protest in Cambodia  CPJ Press Freedom Online

Bangkok, July 26, 2019 -- Cambodia should drop incitement charges against two local journalists and stop using legal threats to intimidate and harass reporters, ...

26 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

NEC committed to electoral reforms - Khmer Times

NEC committed to electoral reforms  Khmer Times

The National Election Committee says it is committed to strongly follow the Kingdom's laws when carrying out electoral reforms.

25 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

NEC releases first list of voters for commune, national polls - The Phnom Penh Post

NEC releases first list of voters for commune, national polls  The Phnom Penh Post

The National Election Committee (NEC) released its first list of voters on Thursday for the 2022 communal elections and the national elections in 2023. The list is ...

28 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Nigeria: Widespread Violence Ushers in President's New Term - Human Rights Watch

Nigeria: Widespread Violence Ushers in President's New Term  Human Rights Watch

The Nigeria elections in 2019 that brought President Muhammadu Buhari back into office for a second term were marred by political violence, some of it by ...

10 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Landslide for CPP in polls - The Phnom Penh Post

Landslide for CPP in polls  The Phnom Penh Post

The Cambodian People's Party (CPP) won 4034 of 4114 seats in this year's third mandate municipal, provincial, town and district council elections, while the ...

10 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodian PM's ruling party wins almost all seats in council elections: official results - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Cambodian PM's ruling party wins almost all seats in council elections: official results - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, June 8 (Xinhua) -- The ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) of Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen won almost all of the seats in local ...

8 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

NEC to announce council election preliminary results - Khmer Times

NEC to announce council election preliminary results  Khmer Times

The NEC to announce preliminary results of the council elections today.

31 May 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodian PM's ruling party wins landslide victory in council elections: temporary results - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Cambodian PM's ruling party wins landslide victory in council elections: temporary results - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, May 31 (Xinhua) -- The ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) of Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen won a landslide victory in local ...

31 May 2019 | 3:00 am

CPP dominates council elections - Khmer Times

CPP dominates council elections  Khmer Times

The CPP garners most of the votes on Sunday in the municipal, provincial and district council elections.

28 May 2019 | 3:00 am

Local council elections kick off in Cambodia - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Local council elections kick off in Cambodia - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, May 26 (Xinhua) -- The third mandate municipal, provincial, town and district council elections kicked off in Cambodia on Sunday after an ...

26 May 2019 | 3:00 am

Campaigning's over, election's ahead - Khmer Times

Campaigning's over, election's ahead  Khmer Times

The National Election Committee (NEC) announced on Friday, May 24, that campaigning for the third elections on the municipal, provincial and district levels w ...

25 May 2019 | 3:00 am

Campaigning for Sunday polls come to end - The Phnom Penh Post

Campaigning for Sunday polls come to end  The Phnom Penh Post

Election campaigning for the upcoming third-mandate municipal, provincial, town and district council elections is due to end this Friday, while the ruling ...

24 May 2019 | 3:00 am

Campaigning Under Way in Local Elections Without Challengers to Ruling Party - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Campaigning Under Way in Local Elections Without Challengers to Ruling Party  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Cambodia's National Election Committee says campaigns for the May 26 elections of city and provincial councillors were proceeding without irregularities.

23 May 2019 | 3:00 am

NEC announces local elections set for May 26 - The Phnom Penh Post

NEC announces local elections set for May 26  The Phnom Penh Post

The National Election Committee (NEC) has announced that the upcoming third mandate municipal, provincial, town and district council elections will be held on ...

20 May 2019 | 3:00 am

Some 50000 ballots to be used in Cambodia's May 26 elections - The Cambodia Daily

Some 50000 ballots to be used in Cambodia's May 26 elections  The Cambodia Daily

Some 50,000 paper ballots will be issued for the 3rd Mandate Council Elections that will be held on May 26, said National Election Committee (NEC) ...

19 May 2019 | 3:00 am

Thailand's flawed Election Commission - The Strategist

Thailand's flawed Election Commission  The Strategist

More than a month after Thailand held its first national elections in seven years, official results have been released by the country's Election Commission, ...

10 May 2019 | 3:00 am

Battambang CNRP protest five face court - The Phnom Penh Post

Battambang CNRP protest five face court  The Phnom Penh Post

The five former Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) members who faced legal action for taking part in last year's “Clean Finger” campaign are among the ...

8 May 2019 | 3:00 am

NEC ok's campaigning for local elections on May 26 - Khmer Times

NEC ok's campaigning for local elections on May 26  Khmer Times

The National Election Committee (NEC) has given its approval to political parties that are registered for the sub-national elections to campaign from May 17- 24.

19 Apr 2019 | 3:00 am

US Republican senator registers to lobby for Cambodia - South China Morning Post

US Republican senator registers to lobby for Cambodia  South China Morning Post

Doug Ericksen was criticised for previous trips to Cambodia, including one to monitor the July 2019 elections the White House said were 'neither free nor fair'

6 Apr 2019 | 3:00 am

Washington state senator will lobby for Cambodia - Politico

Washington state senator will lobby for Cambodia  Politico

With David Beavers and Daniel Lippman. WASHINGTON STATE SENATOR WILL LOBBY FOR CAMBODIA: Doug Ericksen, a sitting Washington state senator, ...

5 Apr 2019 | 3:00 am

'Interest in council polls down' - The Phnom Penh Post

'Interest in council polls down'  The Phnom Penh Post

A senior National Election Committee (NEC) official said on Friday that there is a distinct lack of interest in the third mandate council elections, which are due to ...

1 Apr 2019 | 3:00 am

Thailand: Structural Flaws Subvert Election - Human Rights Watch

Thailand: Structural Flaws Subvert Election  Human Rights Watch

(New York) – Thailand's military government has failed to create conditions for a free and fair national election on March 24, 2019, Human Rights Watch said.

19 Mar 2019 | 3:00 am

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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

NEC releases council candidates - The Phnom Penh Post

NEC releases council candidates  The Phnom Penh Post

The National Election Committee (NEC) issued a press release on Wednesday on the candidates who are to take part in the third-mandate council elections in ...

15 Feb 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia set to hold local council election in May - The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia set to hold local council election in May  The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia is scheduled to hold the third election for 4,114 municipal, provincial and district councilors on May 26, the National Election Committee (NEC) said ...

10 Feb 2019 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

Number of municipal and provincial council members up in 3rd mandate - The Phnom Penh Post

Number of municipal and provincial council members up in 3rd mandate  The Phnom Penh Post

The number of district, town, provincial and municipal council members will increase to 819 when elections are called for their third mandate on May 26, said a ...

28 Jan 2019 | 3:00 am

2018: A year marked by historic CPP win - The Phnom Penh Post

2018: A year marked by historic CPP win  The Phnom Penh Post

The ruling party won a landslide victory in polls that garnered both criticism and praise internationally, while the EU began the process of withdrawing access to ...

1 Jan 2019 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

NEC begins updating voter list - Khmer Times

NEC begins updating voter list  Khmer Times

The National Election Committee yesterday commenced the 18-day voter registration period to update the country's voter list. Nuth Sokhom, an NEC official, said ...

2 Oct 2018 | 3:00 am

Cambodia: Quash Convictions of 5 Rights Defenders - Human Rights Watch

Cambodia: Quash Convictions of 5 Rights Defenders  Human Rights Watch

(New York) – Cambodian authorities should immediately quash the politically motivated convictions of five human rights defenders, Human Rights Watch said ...

26 Sep 2018 | 3:00 am

NEC set to update new voter registration list - The Phnom Penh Post

NEC set to update new voter registration list  The Phnom Penh Post

The National Election Committee (NEC) is to update its new voter registration list and include more than 40,0000 new voters. NEC spokesperson Hang Puthea ...

26 Sep 2018 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 responsible for “anti-democratic” actions taken in the run-up to the country's election last ...

16 Aug 2018 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

Two parties reject results of election - The Phnom Penh Post

Two parties reject results of election  The Phnom Penh Post

Two minor political parties have refused to accept the results of the Kingdom's July 29 national elections. One has filed a complaint with the Constitutional ...

6 Aug 2018 | 3:00 am

Cambodia's Election: Mind the Numbers - The Diplomat

Cambodia's Election: Mind the Numbers  The Diplomat

For over nine months, we had known who would win last weekend's general election in Cambodia. In November, the country's largest opposition party, the ...

5 Aug 2018 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

Wait for official results: NEC - Khmer Times

Wait for official results: NEC  Khmer Times

The NEC says it has not and will not recognise any counts made by political parties for the national election.

3 Aug 2018 | 3:00 am

More Than Nine Percent of Cambodia's Ballots 'Invalid' as Voters Protest 'Sham' Polls - The Cambodia Daily

More Than Nine Percent of Cambodia's Ballots 'Invalid' as Voters Protest 'Sham' Polls  The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia's National Election Committee (NEC), the top electoral body, acknowledged Monday that as many as nine percent of ballots cast in the weekend's ...

1 Aug 2018 | 3:00 am

Cambodia's Elections: Some Initial Thoughts - Council on Foreign Relations

Cambodia's Elections: Some Initial Thoughts  Council on Foreign Relations

In Cambodia's elections this past weekend, Hun Sen's Cambodian People's Party (CPP) reportedly won all 125 of the seats contested in elections that w…

31 Jul 2018 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

In Cambodia, Dissenting Voters Find Ways to Say ‘None of the Above’ - The New York Times

In Cambodia, Dissenting Voters Find Ways to Say ‘None of the Above’  The New York Times

The authoritarian prime minister Hun Sen's party won the election Sunday. But the second-largest number of votes went to no one at all.

31 Jul 2018 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

Cambodia says over 300 foreign observers to monitor Sunday's general election - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Cambodia says over 300 foreign observers to monitor Sunday's general election - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, July 26 (Xinhua) -- About 306 international observers from over 40 countries will monitor Cambodia's general election on July 29, a spokesman ...

26 Jul 2018 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

Cambodia after July 29 general election - Khmer Times

Cambodia after July 29 general election  Khmer Times

Cambodia's upcoming general election on July 29 looks set to be its most controversial since its first national election in 1993.

23 Jul 2018 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

Behind Cambodia's electoral silence - Equal Times

Behind Cambodia's electoral silence  Equal Times

Everyone in Phnom Penh remembers the last general elections. The excitement, the mass rallies, the protests, the promises of change and the frenetic activity ...

19 Jul 2018 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

Chinese hackers target Cambodia opposition ahead of elections - Financial Times

Chinese hackers target Cambodia opposition ahead of elections  Financial Times

A Chinese hacking group has been targeting opposition MPs, political institutions, non-governmental groups and media in Cambodia in the run-up to the ...

10 Jul 2018 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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

Yang Saing Koma has seen his party co-founder assassinated, his country's biggest opposition party systematically dismantled and the free press obliterated in ...

11 Jun 2018 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

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

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

A new list of controversial rules for journalists covering Cambodia's upcoming elections, including a warning that the reporters should not ask detailed questions ...

1 Jun 2018 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

20 political parties register to contest in Cambodia's July general election - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

20 political parties register to contest in Cambodia's July general election - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

Twenty political parties have so far registered to contest in Cambodia's upcoming general election, up from eight in the last election five years ago, National ...

14 May 2018 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

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

National Election Committee, PM Hun Sen defend legitimacy of July vote  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 | 3:00 am

Cambodia Invites International Observers to Monitor Election - Voice of America

Cambodia Invites International Observers to Monitor Election  Voice of America

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 | 3:00 am

Cambodia’s Ruling Party Just Held Senate Elections. It Won Every Seat - TIME

Cambodia’s Ruling Party Just Held Senate Elections. It Won Every Seat  TIME

Hun Sen's ruling Cambodian People's Party swept Senate elections, winning every seat in the latest signal of Cambodia's faltering democracy.

26 Feb 2018 | 3:00 am

Cambodia's ruling party sweeps Senate election after crackdown - Reuters

Cambodia's ruling party sweeps Senate election after crackdown  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodia's ruling party said on Sunday it had won every seat up for election on the Senate in a ballot held after thousands of ...

24 Feb 2018 | 3:00 am

Cambodia's ruling party set to sweep Senate election - Reuters

Cambodia's ruling party set to sweep Senate election  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - The ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) of Hun Sen is poised to sweep a Senate election at the weekend, helping to consolidate ...

22 Feb 2018 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

Four Parties Register to Contest Senate Election Next Month - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Four Parties Register to Contest Senate Election Next Month  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Four senators will be selected by the CPP-controlled parliament, while the remainder will be chosen by a vote of commune councilors.

11 Jan 2018 | 3:00 am

China to Assist Cambodia With 2018 Elections After US, EU Withdraw Funding - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

China to Assist Cambodia With 2018 Elections After US, EU Withdraw Funding  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

China will donate equipment to assist in Cambodia's elections next year, including computers and ballot boxes, according to Cambodia's top electoral body, ...

28 Dec 2017 | 3:00 am

EU Cuts Cambodia Election Funding - Voice of America

EU Cuts Cambodia Election Funding  Voice of America

The European Union in Cambodia on Tuesday said it was suspending planned funding of Cambodia's national election body.The United States last month said ...

12 Dec 2017 | 3:00 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

Cambodia's long-serving Prime Minister Hun Sen on Friday said the 2018 national election result does not require international recognition to be valid -- the ...

9 Nov 2017 | 3:00 am

Hun Sen Sets Date for Next National Election—July 29, 2018 - The Cambodia Daily

Hun Sen Sets Date for Next National Election—July 29, 2018  The Cambodia Daily

Prime Minister Hun Sen set the date for next year's national election as July 29, officially backtracking on a deal his ruling CPP made with the opposition in 2014 ...

31 Jul 2017 | 3:00 am

CPP Wins 70% of Seats in Local Election, Official Results Show - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

CPP Wins 70% of Seats in Local Election, Official Results Show  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The National Election Committee (NEC) said the CPP had secured 1156 seats out of a possible 1646 and more than 3.5 million votes.

26 Jun 2017 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

Local election tests change in Cambodia's politics | Cambodia - Aljazeera.com

Local election tests change in Cambodia's politics | Cambodia  Aljazeera.com

Voters in Cambodia vote in local polls seen as a test for leadership in advance of general election next year.

4 Jun 2017 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

Cambodia election crisis deepens as opposition rejects results - Reuters

Cambodia election crisis deepens as opposition rejects results  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - A deadlock over Cambodia's disputed election hardened on Monday as the opposition rejected official results confirming a victory for ...

11 Aug 2013 | 3:00 am

Cambodia: Systematic Problems Undermine Elections - Human Rights Watch

Cambodia: Systematic Problems Undermine Elections  Human Rights Watch

(New York) – Cambodia's electoral process is marred by systematic problems that prevent national elections scheduled for July 28, 2013, from being free and ...

26 Jul 2013 | 3:00 am