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20 Sep 2018 | 2:56 pm

500000 Cambodians Become Eligible to Vote - VOA Khmer


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500000 Cambodians Become Eligible to Vote
VOA Khmer
Cambodia's election body will register about 500,000 voters starting next month. According to a statement from the National Election Committee (NEC), since the last voter registration period, ahead of controversial national elections in July, some half ...

19 Sep 2018 | 12:48 pm

Unions Plan Mass Strike Over Possible EU Trade Scheme Removal - VOA Khmer


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Unions Plan Mass Strike Over Possible EU Trade Scheme Removal
VOA Khmer
Rong Chhun, president of the Cambodian Confederation of Unions (CCU) and a former National Election Committee member, said the government must take action to avoid Cambodia's suspension from the Everything But Arms preferential trade scheme.

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19 Sep 2018 | 12:26 pm

NEC to craft curriculum to teach citizens' rights - The Phnom Penh Post


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NEC to craft curriculum to teach citizens' rights
The Phnom Penh Post
The National Election Committee (NEC) announced yesterday that it would prepare a new academic curriculum to promote citizen's rights, freedom of expression and democracy with the aim of incorporating it into schools nationwide. NEC President Sik Bun ...

18 Sep 2018 | 11:47 pm

Union leader warns of protests - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Union leader warns of protests
The Phnom Penh Post
“I think politicians from the ruling CPP and opposition CNRP must sit and talk to find political solutions and organise a free and fair election to avoid political and economic crises in Cambodia,” he said. Council of Ministers spokesman Phay Siphan ...
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18 Sep 2018 | 9:07 pm

Outrage at 'Adhoc 5' hearing as key witnesses absent and verdict looms - The Phnom Penh Post


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Outrage at 'Adhoc 5' hearing as key witnesses absent and verdict looms
The Phnom Penh Post
Judge Sok Sarin said a verdict would be delivered on Sept. 26. The Adhoc 5 includes four officials from rights group Adhoc – Nay Vanda, Ny Sokha, Yi Soksan and Lim Mony – and Ny Chakrya, a former Adhoc and National Election Committee (NEC) official.

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18 Sep 2018 | 8:38 pm

Crop of new legislators sworn in to parliament - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Crop of new legislators sworn in to parliament
The Phnom Penh Post
“[On Monday morning], the National Assembly's Permanent Committee prepared for the opening of the National Assembly on Wednesday where legitimacy will be granted to the replacements of those who resigned from [parliament] to work in the Cabinet of the ...

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17 Sep 2018 | 10:39 pm

Council peeved by Galvin 'mud' toss - Lowell Sun


Council peeved by Galvin 'mud' toss
Lowell Sun
A day after Galvin made that announcement, City Manager Eileen Donoghue came out strong at the council meeting, saying the state was not "taking over" Lowell's elections department. Donoghue repeated ... Nuon and his Cambodia National Rescue Party ...

16 Sep 2018 | 5:49 am

Government hits back after scathing report from UN's Smith - The Phnom Penh Post


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Government hits back after scathing report from UN's Smith
The Phnom Penh Post
“Peace without justice is unsustainable; development without freedom leaves people behind,” Rhona Smith had said in a report submitted to the 39th regular session of the UN Human Rights Council on the situation in Cambodia. The government countered ...

13 Sep 2018 | 10:33 pm

Spate of pardons raises eyebrows - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Spate of pardons raises eyebrows
The Phnom Penh Post
The releases come less than two weeks after the National Election Committee (NEC) announced the final results of the poll, confirming that the Cambodian People's Party (CPP) had swept all 125 seats in the National Assembly. This marks the first time in ...

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28 Aug 2018 | 9:16 pm

Hopes high for Kem Sokha release - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Hopes high for Kem Sokha release
The Phnom Penh Post
Cambodian Confederation of Unions head Rong Chuun said the political situation was better in the Kingdom after the National Election Committee (NEC) declared the official results of the July 29 national election last week. The ruling Cambodian People's ...

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21 Aug 2018 | 8:34 pm

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