Cambodia News: Cambodia National Election Committee

All quiet on the Thai-Cambodian front - Bangkok Post

All quiet on the Thai-Cambodian front  Bangkok Post

The Hun Sen government's decision last week to annul Cambodian passports issued to foreigners, reportedly including self-exiled former prime minister ...

17 Jan 2019 | 3:25 pm

Sacked teachers file complaint - The Phnom Penh Post

Sacked teachers file complaint  The Phnom Penh Post

Eleven former teachers filed a complaint at the Phnom Penh Municipal Court on Wednesday against their sacking by Minister of Education, Youth and Sport ...

16 Jan 2019 | 9:37 pm

Cambodia morning news for January 17 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for January 17  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for January 17, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia latest ...

16 Jan 2019 | 6:15 pm

PM Hun Sen Warns of Unrest in Garment Sector Over Seniority Pay Demands - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

PM Hun Sen Warns of Unrest in Garment Sector Over Seniority Pay Demands  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Hun Sen warned workers that continuing to press for the bonuses could lead to the closure of two-thirds of garment factories in the country.

10 Jan 2019 | 11:42 am

Officials mark stadium milestone - Khmer Times

Officials mark stadium milestone  Khmer Times

Thong Khon, Chairman of the National Olympic Committee of Cambodia, alongside Chinese Commerce Ministry representative Wang Chunxian, attended ...

9 Jan 2019 | 12:01 pm

Southeast Asia: 2018 quiz of the year - Southeast Asia Globe

Southeast Asia: 2018 quiz of the year  Southeast Asia Globe

2018 was an eventful year for Southeast Asia but how much of it do you remember? Test your knowledge with our quiz of 2018.

2 Jan 2019 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

The year in review - Khmer Times

The year in review  Khmer Times

The year saw many intriguing developments, along with several tragedies that included a spate of deadly wine poisonings in Kratie province and the cover up of ...

31 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Opposition Mounts To Sentencing Of Trade Union Leaders In Cambodia - NewsClick

Opposition Mounts To Sentencing Of Trade Union Leaders In Cambodia  NewsClick

The opposition against the sentencing of six trade union leaders by a Phnom Penh municipal court grows, as over 95 civil society groups from across Cambodia ...

27 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Government responds to UN human rights concerns - The Phnom Penh Post

Government responds to UN human rights concerns  The Phnom Penh Post

Government officials on Monday hit back at UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) criticisms expressed ahead of the UN's Universal Periodic Review (UPR) ...

25 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

CPP votes new members to top committee - The Phnom Penh Post

CPP votes new members to top committee  The Phnom Penh Post

The ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) on Thursday revamped its organisational structure and elected a further seven people to the Permanent Committee ...

21 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

CPP Congress sets key policies - The Phnom Penh Post

CPP Congress sets key policies  The Phnom Penh Post

The 41st Congress of the Central Committee of the Cambodian People's Party (CPP), headed by its president and Prime Minister Hun Sen has laid out key ...

20 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

Three thousand CPP members attend its congress in the capital - The Phnom Penh Post

Three thousand CPP members attend its congress in the capital  The Phnom Penh Post

More than 3000 members of the ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) attended the opening of the party's 41st Congress of the Central Committee in Phnom ...

19 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia’s Supreme Court Overturns Defamation Conviction of Election Official, Citing Lack of Evidence - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia’s Supreme Court Overturns Defamation Conviction of Election Official, Citing Lack of Evidence  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia National Rescue Party leader Kem Sokha (L) embraces National Election Committee official Ny Chakrya at the General Department of Prisons in ...

1 Oct 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 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

NEC to release final results as complaint window closes - The Phnom Penh Post

NEC to release final results as complaint window closes  The Phnom Penh Post

The National Election Committee (NEC) is set to announce the final results of the July 29 national elections on Wednesday as scheduled, said NEC deputy ...

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

Cambodian PM changes date of forming new gov't after winning election - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Cambodian PM changes date of forming new gov't after winning election - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen on Wednesday announced a change in the schedule of forming a new government after his ruling party ...

8 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

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

LDP files over 1000 poll complaints - The Phnom Penh Post

LDP files over 1000 poll complaints  The Phnom Penh Post

As many as 2206 complaints have been filed with the National Election Committee (NEC) over Sunday's poll, 2175 of which come from the League for ...

1 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

China hails Cambodia on polls, Hun Sen on victory - The Phnom Penh Post

China hails Cambodia on polls, Hun Sen on victory  The Phnom Penh Post

China on Monday congratulated Cambodia on the successful completion of its sixth national elections and the Cambodian People's Party (CPP), led by ...

1 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

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

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

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

Rainsy: Japan move to pull monitors a wake-up call - The Phnom Penh Post

Rainsy: Japan move to pull monitors a wake-up call  The Phnom Penh Post

Responding to an announcement that Japan will not send observers to monitor the Kingdom's upcoming national elections, Sam Rainsy said on Wednesday ...

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 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

Election Body Warns NGOs Against Election Commentary Without Observer Status - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Election Body Warns NGOs Against Election Commentary Without Observer Status  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The national election body has said civil society groups that make statements concerning the election without formally registering as election observers could ...

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 Investigating Former Opposition Members Over Election Boycott Campaign - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia Investigating Former Opposition Members Over Election Boycott Campaign  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

An official from Cambodia's National Election Committee uses a bottle of indelible ink to mark a finger during a briefing on the voting process in Phnom Penh, ...

23 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

CPP files complaint in Battambang - The Phnom Penh Post

CPP files complaint in Battambang  The Phnom Penh Post

The Battambang Provincial Election Committee (PEC) on Sunday said it will investigate a complaint against some 30 former Cambodia National Rescue Party ...

23 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Malaysian MP calls on his government to take stand on Cambodian elections - The Phnom Penh Post

Malaysian MP calls on his government to take stand on Cambodian elections  The Phnom Penh Post

A Malaysian parliamentarian raised concerns in his country on Wednesday about Cambodia's July 29 national elections and urged his government to clarify its ...

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

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

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

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

Japan provides more than $7 million in aid to NEC - The Phnom Penh Post

Japan provides more than $7 million in aid to NEC  The Phnom Penh Post

The Japanese government has provided more than $7 million in aid to the National Election Committee (NEC), including the cost of 11000 ballot boxes and 40 ...

16 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

NEC calls for 'special guests' to monitor poll - The Phnom Penh Post

NEC calls for 'special guests' to monitor poll  The Phnom Penh Post

The National Election Committee (NEC) is calling for “special guests” consisting of foreign delegates to observe the July 29 national elections to supplement ...

13 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Minor parties left out of election monitoring process - The Phnom Penh Post

Minor parties left out of election monitoring process  The Phnom Penh Post

The National Election Committee (NEC) said on Wednesday that 50000 party-affiliated election observers had signed up to monitor the July 29 national polls, ...

12 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Parties question NEC policy, National, Phnom Penh Post - The Phnom Penh Post

Parties question NEC policy, National, Phnom Penh Post  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

‘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

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

Parties officially kick off election season with rallies across country - The Phnom Penh Post

Parties officially kick off election season with rallies across country  The Phnom Penh Post

The first day of campaigning for the national elections set for July 29 kicked off on Saturday with 11 political parties holding rallies across the Kingdom.

9 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

Finger ink arrives for election day - The Phnom Penh Post

Finger ink arrives for election day  The Phnom Penh Post

THE National Election Committee (NEC) on Thursday confirmed that 51000 bottles of ink to be used in polling stations during the July 29 national elections is ...

6 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

Parties' campaign plans - The Phnom Penh Post

Parties' campaign plans  The Phnom Penh Post

In addition to the Cambodian People's Party (CPP) rally on Saturday, which its spokesman says would see some 100000 supporters attending, two other parties ...

4 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

More than 50,000 observers recognised to monitor July's poll - Khmer Times

More than 50,000 observers recognised to monitor July's poll  Khmer Times

The National Election Committee yesterday officially recognised more than 50,000 national observers and a dozen international election observers to monitor ...

28 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia says 50000 observers to monitor July election - Reuters

Cambodia says 50000 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

Watchdog cites political environment for decision not to act as monitor - The Phnom Penh Post

Watchdog cites political environment for decision not to act as monitor  The Phnom Penh Post

Transparency International Cambodia (TI) announced on Wednesday that it will not be monitoring the upcoming national elections.

21 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

Protesters demand Japan pull support for elections - The Phnom Penh Post

Protesters demand Japan pull support for elections  The Phnom Penh Post

MORE than 1000 Cambodians in Tokyo, Japan, demonstrated on Sunday, demanding that the Japanese government cease supporting the upcoming national ...

18 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

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

Workers to get three days off for polls  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

Candidates are safe: NEC - The Phnom Penh Post

Candidates are safe: NEC  The Phnom Penh Post

The National Election Committee (NEC) said on Wednesday that all candidates and political parties participating in the July 29 elections have the right to equal ...

15 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

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

Factories asked to give time for workers to vote  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

NEC to print more than 10.5M ballots for vote - The Phnom Penh Post

NEC to print more than 10.5M ballots for vote  The Phnom Penh Post

The National Election Committee (NEC) on Wednesday confirmed it will print more than 10.5 million ballots for the July 29 national elections, while predicting ...

31 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Polls a budget buster? - The Phnom Penh Post

Polls a budget buster?  The Phnom Penh Post

The National Election Committee (NEC) will spend $53 million to conduct the July 29 national polls.

30 May 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

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

NEC warns press on elections - The Phnom Penh Post

NEC warns press on elections  The Phnom Penh Post

The National Election Committee (NEC) has reminded media outlets to abide by the Code of Conduct for Media during the coming campaign season for July's ...

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

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’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 surrounded by his commune counselors from his Cambodian People's Party during a Senate election in Takhmao, ...

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

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

NEC official mocks plight of CNRP - The Phnom Penh Post

NEC official mocks plight of CNRP  The Phnom Penh Post

The National Election Committee (NEC) Chairman Sik Bun Hok has mocked the dissolved Cambodian National Rescue Party, saying its violation of the ...

10 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 launches campaign to get voters to turn out for July election - The Straits Times

Cambodia launches campaign to get voters to turn out for July election  The Straits Times

PHNOM PENH (REUTERS) - Cambodia's election panel on Friday (May 4) began a campaign to get voters to turn out for a July 29 general election, despite the ...

4 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Party, candidate registration window opens for national election; CPP submits documents - The Phnom Penh Post

Party, candidate registration window opens for national election; CPP submits documents  The Phnom Penh Post

The Cambodian People's Party and Cambodian Youth Party submitted their applications on Monday to the National Election Committee as it started accepting ...

30 Apr 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

NEC dismisses concerns over low turnout, lack of monitors - The Phnom Penh Post

NEC dismisses concerns over low turnout, lack of monitors  The Phnom Penh Post

National Election Committee Chairman Sik Bun Hok on Tuesday brushed off speculation over depressed turnout and a lack of independent monitors at this ...

11 Apr 2018 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Cambodia’s Electoral Body Slams Calls For Ballot Boycott - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia’s Electoral Body Slams Calls For Ballot Boycott  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

The National Election Committee (NEC), Cambodia's top electoral body, on Monday hit out at calls to boycott the country's upcoming general ballot, threatening ...

9 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

Cambodia-Russia sign deal on election cooperation - Khmer Times

Cambodia-Russia sign deal on election cooperation  Khmer Times

The National Election Committee of Cambodia and the Central Election Committee of Russia have signed a cooperation deal to ensure the election process is ...

20 Mar 2018 | 2:00 am

Japan pledges $7.5 million for Cambodian elections despite legitimacy concerns - The Phnom Penh Post

Japan pledges $7.5 million for Cambodian elections despite legitimacy concerns  The Phnom Penh Post

Amid widespread international condemnation of Cambodia's upcoming elections, Japan pledged an additional $7.5 million worth of equipment for the July polls ...

21 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

NEC to ban Senate election campaigns in parts of capital - The Phnom Penh Post

NEC to ban Senate election campaigns in parts of capital  The Phnom Penh Post

Campaigning for the upcoming Senate elections will not be allowed on certain major boulevards or in a number of public spaces in Phnom Penh, the National ...

8 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

NEC to print Senate election ballots soon - Khmer Times

NEC to print Senate election ballots soon  Khmer Times

The National Election Committee will soon print more than 20,000 ballots for the February 25 Senate election. Senators are elected by votes cast by members of ...

11 Jan 2018 | 2:00 am

China pledges support for Cambodia election after EU, U.S. withdraw - Reuters UK

China pledges support for Cambodia election after EU, U.S. withdraw  Reuters UK

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - China will provide equipment for Cambodia's 2018 election, including ballot boxes and booths, an official said on Thursday, the first ...

27 Dec 2017 | 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)

A Cambodian voter drops a ballot in a ballot box during commune/sangkat council elections in an electoral district in the town of Takhmao in southeastern ...

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