Cambodia News: Cambodia National Election Committee

Parties to talk, but no date set - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Parties to talk, but no date set
Khmer Times
A day later, the opposition CNRP filed two agendas they wanted to discuss pertaining to an amendment of the electoral law to allow overseas Cambodian citizens to vote and talks on the political situation before upcoming commune elections. ... After Mr ...

15 Jan 2017 | 10:58 am

Is Cambodia's Chhay Thy Really a Sellout? - The Diplomat


The Diplomat

Is Cambodia's Chhay Thy Really a Sellout?
The Diplomat
In May, four senior officers from the rights group and a former officer, then working for the National Election Committee, were imprisoned on bribery charges relating to a sex scandal involving CNRP vice-president Kem Sokha. The five remain in pretrial ...

13 Jan 2017 | 4:01 pm

Cambodian King Reduces a Former Court Official's Sentence - Radio Free Asia


Cambodian King Reduces a Former Court Official's Sentence
Radio Free Asia
Lim Mony, Nay Vanda, Ny Sokha, Yi Soksan, all workers for ADHOC (the Cambodian Human Rights and Development Association) and National Election Commission (NEC) deputy secretary-general Ny Chakrya have been imprisoned since April. They are ...

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12 Jan 2017 | 3:40 pm

Protesters Call for Release of Detained Rights Workers, Election Official - VOA Khmer (English)


VOA Khmer (English)

Protesters Call for Release of Detained Rights Workers, Election Official
VOA Khmer (English)
Ahead of the first talks between Cambodia's two major political parties expected later this month, protesters took to the streets to demand the release of four detained rights workers and an election official. The demonstrators ... The rights workers ...

12 Jan 2017 | 10:27 am

Political Parties Feud Over Commune Election Rules - VOA Khmer (English)


VOA Khmer (English)

Political Parties Feud Over Commune Election Rules
VOA Khmer (English)
Cambodia's two major political parties are at loggerheads over the draft rules governing the forthcoming local elections, with the ruling party attempting to limit civil society campaigning ahead of the vote. On Thursday, the National Election ...
Cambodia's Political Prisoners Urge The Opposition to Stay StrongRadio Free Asia
Minister, opposition meeting delayedKhmer Times

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11 Jan 2017 | 12:49 pm

Candidate Nominations Begin for Upcoming Commune Elections - The Cambodia Daily


Candidate Nominations Begin for Upcoming Commune Elections
The Cambodia Daily
CPP spokesman Sok Eysan said on Monday that party supporters had been voting since the beginning of the month in primaries for the upcoming commune elections on June 4, and that the choices would be approved by provincial party committees once the ...

9 Jan 2017 | 5:39 pm

Monday Turns Black Again in Cambodia as Protests Restart - Radio Free Asia


Anadolu Agency

Monday Turns Black Again in Cambodia as Protests Restart
Radio Free Asia
Lim Mony, Nay Vanda, Ny Sokha, Yi Soksan, all workers for ADHOC (the Cambodian Human Rights and Development Association), and National Election Commission (NEC) deputy secretary-general Ny Chakrya were arrested in April. They are accused of ...
Cambodia's Rainsy: Prisoners only freed if deal inkedAnadolu Agency
Leaked Letter Purports to Show CPP's Bid to Divide CNRPThe Cambodia Daily

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9 Jan 2017 | 3:23 pm

Election Officials Alleged Hacking of Voter List - VOA Khmer (English)


VOA Khmer (English)

Election Officials Alleged Hacking of Voter List
VOA Khmer (English)
Locals, left, sit for registering their names during a voter registration process of the National Election Committee (NEC) in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016. NEC started its three-month-long voter registration in the day for the next ...

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9 Jan 2017 | 10:08 am

New Voter Registration List Released Ahead of Local Elections - VOA Khmer (English)


VOA Khmer (English)

New Voter Registration List Released Ahead of Local Elections
VOA Khmer (English)
The National Election Committee (NEC) on Tuesday released its new voter registration list in an effort to promote transparency ahead of local elections scheduled for June. More than 8,000 duplicate names were discovered on the list and swiftly removed.

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5 Jan 2017 | 10:00 am

China Donates $11M in Vehicles and Office Equipment for Elections - The Cambodia Daily


China Donates $11M in Vehicles and Office Equipment for Elections
The Cambodia Daily
National Election Committee President Sik Bunhok, right, is shown donations from China to the elections body at a ceremony in Phnom Penh's Russei Keo district on Tuesday. (Siv Channa/The Cambodia Daily). The vehicles and equipment were gifts and not ...

20 Dec 2016 | 6:18 pm