Cambodia News: Cambodia National Election Committee

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 | 6:10 am

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

Campaigning for Sunday polls come to end, National, Politics  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 ...

23 May 2019 | 9:58 pm

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.

22 May 2019 | 4:06 pm

NEC announces local elections set for May 26 - The Cambodia Daily

NEC announces local elections set for May 26  The Cambodia Daily

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 | 8:00 pm

Cambodia morning news for May 21 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for May 21  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for May 21, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia latest ...

20 May 2019 | 7:09 pm

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) ...

20 May 2019 | 5:07 am

Three parties to kick off campaigns this weekend - Khmer Times

Three parties to kick off campaigns this weekend  Khmer Times

The National Election Committee yesterday said that three out of seven political parties registered for the sub-national elections will kick off their campaigns on ...

15 May 2019 | 1:13 pm

Some 50,000 ballots to be used in May 26 elections - The Phnom Penh Post

Some 50,000 ballots to be used in May 26 elections  The Phnom Penh Post

Some 50000 paper ballots will be issued for the 3rd Mandate Council Elections that will be held on May 26, said National Election Committee (NEC) ...

10 May 2019 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

CAMBODIA: Free Press on the Run - Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism

CAMBODIA: Free Press on the Run  Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism

THE MEDIA landscape in Cambodia has dramatically changed over the past two years. Today there is a shortage of independent, impartial, and rigorous news ...

6 May 2019 | 2:00 am

CAMBODIA: Suppression via Legislation - Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism

CAMBODIA: Suppression via Legislation  Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism

IN 2018 and early 2019, media freedom and the right to free expression came under sustained pressure in the Kingdom of Cambodia. In the past year, the Royal ...

6 May 2019 | 2:00 am

South-east Asia to suffer intense, more frequent drought without government action: UN and Asean report - The Cambodia Daily

South-east Asia to suffer intense, more frequent drought without government action: UN and Asean report  The Cambodia Daily

Hong Kong – Drought in South-east Asia may become even more frequent and intense if countries do not take steps to reduce its impact, according to a joint ...

29 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Human rights in Cambodia: Human dignity under scrutiny and respect for the rule of law - Yahoo Finance

Human rights in Cambodia: Human dignity under scrutiny and respect for the rule of law  Yahoo Finance

PHNOM PENH, April 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - "The rule of law and human rights are two sides of the same principle: the freedom to live in dignity" (United ...

29 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Court hears two cases against CNRP's Rainsy - The Cambodia Daily

Court hears two cases against CNRP's Rainsy  The Cambodia Daily

Phnom Penh Municipal court on Monday heard two cases against Sam Rainsy, “acting president” of the Supreme Court-dissolved Cambodia National Rescue ...

24 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Former Opposition Official in Hiding in Cambodia After Arrest of Colleague - The Cambodia Daily

Former Opposition Official in Hiding in Cambodia After Arrest of Colleague  The Cambodia Daily

A former local official with Cambodia's banned opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) has fled his home in Tboung Khmum province following the ...

24 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Thousands attend CNRP-organised pro-democracy vigil in South Korea - The Cambodia Daily

Thousands attend CNRP-organised pro-democracy vigil in South Korea  The Cambodia Daily

Thousands of supporters of the Supreme Court-dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) on Saturday gathered in the South Korean city of Gwangju ...

23 Apr 2019 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Facing No Opposition, Cambodia's Ruling Party Expects Easy Local Election Wins - The Cambodia Daily

Facing No Opposition, Cambodia's Ruling Party Expects Easy Local Election Wins  The Cambodia Daily

Treuy Koh commune, Kampot — Cambodia's ruling party is preparing for local elections to be held in May, but few Cambodians appear to be paying much ...

18 Apr 2019 | 8:00 pm

How Hun Sen's Crackdown in Cambodia Is Straining Ties With the West - The Cambodia Daily

How Hun Sen's Crackdown in Cambodia Is Straining Ties With the West  The Cambodia Daily

Prime Minister Hun Sen and his Cambodian People's Party now utterly dominate Cambodia, after the CPP won control of the entire lower house of parliament in ...

12 Apr 2019 | 8:59 pm

Cambodia's Opposition Chief Sam Rainsy Calls For Algeria-Style Overthrow of PM Hun Sen - The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia's Opposition Chief Sam Rainsy Calls For Algeria-Style Overthrow of PM Hun Sen  The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia's exiled acting opposition chief Sam Rainsy has called on the public to draw inspiration from a recent leadership change in Algeria and oust the ...

5 Apr 2019 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Cambodian National Assembly convenes plenary session after 3-month recess - The Cambodia Daily

Cambodian National Assembly convenes plenary session after 3-month recess  The Cambodia Daily

The National Assembly of Cambodia on Monday began its second plenary session of the sixth legislature after a three-month recess. Some 113 lawmakers of ...

2 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

'Interest in council polls down', National, Politics - The Phnom Penh Post

'Interest in council polls down', National, Politics  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 | 2:00 am

Six More Cambodian Opposition Officials Apply For 'Political Rehabilitation,' Bringing Total to Nine - The Cambodia Daily

Six More Cambodian Opposition Officials Apply For 'Political Rehabilitation,' Bringing Total to Nine  The Cambodia Daily

Five former senior officials from Cambodia's banned opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) applied for political rehabilitation from the government ...

19 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia launches national strategy on combating money laundering, financing of terrorism - The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia launches national strategy on combating money laundering, financing of terrorism  The Cambodia Daily

Phnom Penh – Cambodia on Thursday launched a 5-year national strategy for combating money laundering and financing of terrorism (2019-2023), said a ...

14 Mar 2019 | 7:44 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

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

Hun Sen Gives Former Opposition Officials Royal Pardon Ultimatum - The Cambodia Daily

Hun Sen Gives Former Opposition Officials Royal Pardon Ultimatum  The Cambodia Daily

Prime Minister Hun Sen on Monday said that opposition officials who were banned from politics ahead of last year's election have one month to seek a royal ...

5 Mar 2019 | 7:11 pm

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

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 | 2:00 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 | 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

Ahead of Election, Thai Army Chief Visits Cambodia to Bolster Ties - The Cambodia Daily

Ahead of Election, Thai Army Chief Visits Cambodia to Bolster Ties  The Cambodia Daily

Thailand's newly appointed army chief Apirat Kongsompong visited Cambodia this week to discuss border security issues and expanding military ties. Apirat, an ...

31 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

The CPP Central Committee Welcomes New Blood – but from Within - The Cambodia Daily

The CPP Central Committee Welcomes New Blood – but from Within  The Cambodia Daily

The 41st Central Committee meeting of Cambodia's ruling party ended on Thursday with Prime Minister Hun Sen's eldest son, Hun Manet, joining the powerful ...

22 Dec 2018 | 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

Trick or real? CNRP split over Cambodia move to ease politics ban - The Cambodia Daily

Trick or real? CNRP split over Cambodia move to ease politics ban  The Cambodia Daily

A move by Cambodia's single-party parliament to allow banned politicians to potentially return to politics has further stoked divisions in the country's fractured ...

14 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

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 responsible for “anti-democratic” actions taken in the run-up to the country's election last ...

16 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 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

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

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

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 | 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

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

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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 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

Observers back election process - Khmer Times

Observers back election process  Khmer Times

A group of international observers said yesterday that the national election went smoothly with many Cambodians going to vote.

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 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

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 | 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

Cambodia Threatens Legal Action Against Non-Voters - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Cambodia Threatens Legal Action Against Non-Voters  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The Interior Minister said Cambodians who were found to have taken part in the campaign would be fined up to 20 million riels (about $5000).

24 Jul 2018 | 2:00 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 | 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

Cambodia calls campaign to boycott election a 'crime' - The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia calls campaign to boycott election a 'crime'  The Cambodia Daily

Phnom Penh – Cambodia's election commission on Tuesday described calls to boycott a controversial election on Jul 29 as a “crime” and said authorities were ...

17 Jul 2018 | 9:25 pm

Authorities Threaten to Withhold Public Services if Villagers Don’t Vote For Cambodia’s Ruling Party - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Authorities Threaten to Withhold Public Services if Villagers Don’t Vote For Cambodia’s Ruling Party  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Agents working for Cambodia's ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) are threatening to end public services for indigenous residents of Mondulkiri province ...

17 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

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 | 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

Garment workers pressured to vote in looming Cambodia elections - Nikkei Asian Review

Garment workers pressured to vote in looming Cambodia elections  Nikkei Asian Review

PHNOM PENH -- With Cambodia's national elections fast approaching, garment workers who had largely backed the opposition in the last poll say they are.

5 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

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 poll - Reuters

Crackdown and cash: Hun Sen's recipe for victory in Cambodian poll  Reuters

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 Cambodia ...

14 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: 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

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

Election Monitoring Group Backs Out of Observer Mission - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Election Monitoring Group Backs Out of Observer Mission  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Five political parties have so far successfully registered for the election, while a further 15 are having their applications reviewed.

17 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

Three parties register candidates to contest national election - Khmer Times

Three parties register candidates to contest national election  Khmer Times

A third political party registers its candidates for the election in July.

2 May 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 - The Cambodia Daily

National Election Committee, PM Hun Sen defend legitimacy of July vote  The Cambodia Daily

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 ...

11 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

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 | 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

NEC takes advice on elections - The Phnom Penh Post

NEC takes advice on elections  The Phnom Penh Post

The National Election Committee (NEC) met with stakeholders yesterday to discuss preparations for the upcoming national elections in July, fielding ...

24 Jan 2018 | 2:00 am

EU Cuts Cambodia Election Funding - VOA News

EU Cuts Cambodia Election Funding  VOA News

US cut support of National Election Committee last month after dissolution of opposition party, arrest of its leader; since then, global pressure has mounted on ...

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: 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

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 | 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

Cambodia election: Opposition party rejects results - BBC News

Cambodia election: Opposition party rejects results  BBC News

Cambodia's opposition rejects the result of Sunday's election due to "serious irregularities", as Hun Sen claims victory with a reduced majority.

29 Jul 2013 | 2:00 am