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Watch Newcastle v Huddersfield Live TV - Global channel listings for Saturday - The Mag

Watch Newcastle v Huddersfield Live TV - Global channel listings for Saturday  The Mag

Find out on which channel you can watch Newcastle v Huddersfield Live TV around the world on Saturday.

22 Feb 2019 | 1:50 pm

Alimentation Couche-Tard and Canopy Growth to Support Cannabis Retail in London, Ontario - BioSpace

Alimentation Couche-Tard and Canopy Growth to Support Cannabis Retail in London, Ontario  BioSpace

Published: Feb 22, 2019. LAVAL, QC and SMITHS FALLS, ON, Feb. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. ("Alimentation Couche-Tard") (TSX: ...

22 Feb 2019 | 4:32 am

Prospects for the textile and clothing industry in Malaysia, 2019 - Knitting Industry

Prospects for the textile and clothing industry in Malaysia, 2019  Knitting Industry

This report looks at the development of the textile and clothing industry in Malaysia and its size and structure, and features: a geographical, political and ...

21 Feb 2019 | 6:00 pm

Fresh News and the Future of the Fourth Estate in Cambodia - Coda Story

Fresh News and the Future of the Fourth Estate in Cambodia  Coda Story

A website called *Fresh* News has become one of the country's most useful sources of political misinformation and propaganda in Cambodia.

19 Feb 2019 | 3:42 am

Cambodia's first gin company embraces the start-up spirit - Southeast Asia Globe

Cambodia's first gin company embraces the start-up spirit  Southeast Asia Globe

The makers of Cambodia's first professionally produced gin talk local flavours, start-up headaches and Southeast Asia's growing love of homegrown spirits.

7 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's bid to be 'New Macau' stirs old wounds as Chinese cash in - Channel NewsAsia

Cambodia's bid to be 'New Macau' stirs old wounds as Chinese cash in  Channel NewsAsia

A businessman leaves a smoky room US$1500 poorer from a game of Baccarat at a casino in Sihanoukville - an increasingly common scene in the ...

28 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia morning news for January 21 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for January 21  AEC News Today

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

21 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Profile: Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Profile: Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

BEIJING, Jan. 19 (Xinhua) -- Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen will pay an official visit to China on Jan. 20-23 at the invitation of Chinese Premier Li Keqiang.

19 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia tourism plates up gastronomy identity - TTG Asia

Cambodia tourism plates up gastronomy identity  TTG Asia

Determined to change perceptions and raise the profile of Khmer food, Cambodia's Ministry of Tourism is preparing to host the country's first gastronomy fair in ...

17 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia: The Chicest New Beach Destination in Asia - The Wall Street Journal

Cambodia: The Chicest New Beach Destination in Asia  The Wall Street Journal

Most tourists visit Cambodia to see Angkor Wat, then scram. But here's a persuasive reason to stay: posh new beach resorts that rival Bali's.

15 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia PM says EU holding country 'hostage' with tariff threats - Rappler

Cambodia PM says EU holding country 'hostage' with tariff threats  Rappler

In October, the European Union threatened to withdraw the duty-free Everything But Arms scheme (EBA), which benefits exports from Cambodia's garment and ...

12 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Former Thai PM Yingluck has a Cambodian passport, and may have used it to flee - Asean Plus - The Star Online

Former Thai PM Yingluck has a Cambodian passport, and may have used it to flee - Asean Plus  The Star Online

Thailand's former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra is a Cambodian passport holder, the South China Morning Post has learned, adding weight to the theory ...

10 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Chinese warships dock in Cambodia to boost 'military cooperation' - ABS-CBN News

Chinese warships dock in Cambodia to boost 'military cooperation'  ABS-CBN News

PHNOM PENH - Three hulking Chinese warships docked in Cambodia Wednesday for a 4-day visit, as Beijing parades its naval prowess alongside its staunch ...

10 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia morning news for January 9 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for January 9  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for January 9, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia latest ...

9 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodian man jailed for insulting king in Facebook posts - The Guardian

Cambodian man jailed for insulting king in Facebook posts  The Guardian

A Cambodian court has jailed a man for three years for insulting the king in Facebook posts, the second known conviction under a new lèse-majesté law ...

9 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia celebrates 40th anniversary of Khmer Rouge ouster - Rappler

Cambodia celebrates 40th anniversary of Khmer Rouge ouster  Rappler

It was on January 7, 1979 when the country ended the reign of terror of the ultra-Maoist Khmer Rouge, led by Pol Pot, that left two million Cambodians dead from ...

7 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia strongman Hun Sen derides 'democracy' in fiery speech - Rappler

Cambodia strongman Hun Sen derides 'democracy' in fiery speech  Rappler

'Don't make war by using what is called democracy and human rights, in which democratic countries used to make the mistake of supporting Lon Nol's coup,' ...

29 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Dan Simpson: Holiday in Cambodia - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Dan Simpson: Holiday in Cambodia  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Phnom Penh, Cambodia — It doesn't take long in Asia to realize that it is definitely not an American world, and is one where United States' influence is waning ...

26 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Government hits back at HRW Sokha accusations - The Phnom Penh Post

Government hits back at HRW Sokha accusations  The Phnom Penh Post

The government on Friday responded to comments made by Human Rights Watch (HRW) criticising Cambodia national football team coach Keisuke Honda's ...

24 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's ruling party adds new members to permanent committee - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Cambodia's ruling party adds new members to permanent committee - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, Dec. 20 (Xinhua) -- The ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) on Thursday added seven new members, including Hun Manet, the eldest son ...

20 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

On a mission to save Cambodia's musical heritage - Griffith News

On a mission to save Cambodia's musical heritage  Griffith News

Griffith creative arts lecturers have collaborated on a stunning new book that documents the battle to preserve Cambodia's musical heritage. Dr Catherine Grant ...

18 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia hails opening of country's largest dam despite opposition - Phys.Org

Cambodia hails opening of country's largest dam despite opposition  Phys.Org

Cambodian premier Hun Sen on Monday opened the country's largest hydropower scheme, swatting aside dire warnings about the environmental impact of the ...

17 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia makes record breaking ivory haul at port - BBC News

Cambodia makes record breaking ivory haul at port  BBC News

The discovery of a container with more than 1000 tusks is the country's largest ever ivory bust.

16 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Country profile: Vietnam - New Internationalist

Country profile: Vietnam  New Internationalist

The Vietnam of yesteryear that many Westerners use as a reference point for the nation is long outdated, writes Bennett Murray.

14 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

'If the factory closes what could I afford to eat?' - BBC News

'If the factory closes what could I afford to eat?'  BBC News

As the EU threatens to end Cambodia's tariff-free status, textile workers fear it could lead to factory closures and job losses.

13 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Miss USA didn’t ‘realize’ she was mocking Miss Vietnam and Miss Cambodia, offers half-hearted apology - The Mercury News

Miss USA didn’t ‘realize’ she was mocking Miss Vietnam and Miss Cambodia, offers half-hearted apology  The Mercury News

Miss USA Sarah Rose Summers has apologized, though in a half-hearted way, for mocking Miss Vietnam and Miss Cambodia for not speaking English.

13 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Opposition Begins to Crack - The Diplomat

Cambodia's Opposition Begins to Crack  The Diplomat

After 2018's election, Cambodia's once united opposition veers toward a split.

12 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Freed from jail, Cambodian surrogate mothers raise Chinese children - Reuters

Freed from jail, Cambodian surrogate mothers raise Chinese children  Reuters

OUDONG, Cambodia (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Sophea was eight months pregnant when Cambodian police told her she would have to keep the baby ...

10 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Modernising Cambodian economy - The Phnom Penh Post

Modernising Cambodian economy  The Phnom Penh Post

Since my first tour in Cambodia in the late1990s, I have been convinced that Cambodia possesses the resources necessary to become an economic dynamo ...

28 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's beleaguered opposition and the fight for democracy - Al Jazeera English

Cambodia's beleaguered opposition and the fight for democracy  Al Jazeera English

Today, the country is effectively a one-party dictatorship with the opposition party scattered across the world.

18 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

New life beckons for multilingual Cambodian boy at centre of viral video - Channel NewsAsia

New life beckons for multilingual Cambodian boy at centre of viral video  Channel NewsAsia

SIEM REAP, Cambodia: In the ancient temple complex of Angkor, it is not often a new attraction emerges. But from the country's most revered site, a new ...

18 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

No more Khmer Rouge prosecutions, says Cambodia - The Guardian

No more Khmer Rouge prosecutions, says Cambodia  The Guardian

UN-backed tribunal that convicted the last two surviving leaders of genocide faces closure without government's help. Associated Press. Sun 18 Nov 2018 21.12 ...

18 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

There is still hope for Cambodia's democracy - Al Jazeera English

There is still hope for Cambodia's democracy  Al Jazeera English

The international community has to pressure Cambodia to hold free and fair elections.

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge’s Slaughter in Cambodia Is Ruled a Genocide - The New York Times

Khmer Rouge’s Slaughter in Cambodia Is Ruled a Genocide  The New York Times

Four decades after the Communist movement's reign of terror, two surviving senior leaders are held accountable in a genocide verdict that opens the door for ...

15 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

This restaurant is bringing real Cambodian food to California: From dried catfish to banana salad - The Independent

This restaurant is bringing real Cambodian food to California: From dried catfish to banana salad  The Independent

Her family fled the Khmer Rouge in the Eighties. Now, the chef and owner of Nyum Bai cooks the dishes that her mother would cook from memory. Saturday 10 ...

10 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Hun Sen eases pressure on unions, as EU sanctions threat looms - Channel NewsAsia

Cambodia's Hun Sen eases pressure on unions, as EU sanctions threat looms  Channel NewsAsia

Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen arrives at the ASEM leaders summit in Brussels, Belgium October 19, 2018. REUTERS/Piroschka van de Wouw.

7 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Why international brands want Cambodia to meet EU demands - EUobserver

Why international brands want Cambodia to meet EU demands  EUobserver

Western buyers purchase hundreds of millions of dollars of manufactured products in Cambodia, which gives them the economic leverage to encourage ...

1 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Coming AI Revolution - The Diplomat

Cambodia's Coming AI Revolution  The Diplomat

Big data, AI, and digital technologies: Cambodia's nascent tech sector is blooming.

25 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

PM compares Turkish coup with situation in Cambodia - The Phnom Penh Post

PM compares Turkish coup with situation in Cambodia  The Phnom Penh Post

On a visit to Turkey, Prime Minister Hun Sen likened the political situation in Cambodia to that of the Middle Eastern power, comparing what the government has ...

23 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Vietnam-Cambodia replace China as favoured country at IGHF fair - Times of India

Vietnam-Cambodia replace China as favoured country at IGHF fair  Times of India

GREATER NOIDA: Business finalisations of Rs 3,300 crore (an increase of about 8 per cent from last year's Rs 3,100 crore) were achieved at the 46th edition of ...

19 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

EU plays hardball with Cambodian hardman - POLITICO.eu

EU plays hardball with Cambodian hardman  POLITICO.eu

PHNOM PENH — Cambodia's strongman leader Hun Sen, a battle-hardened veteran of the Khmer Rouge, faces one of the toughest fights of his long political ...

19 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Is Hun Manet Cambodia's next strongman? - East Asia Forum

Is Hun Manet Cambodia's next strongman?  East Asia Forum

Author: Jonathan Sutton, University of Otago The perception that Hun Sen is establishing a family dynasty in Cambodia has been reinforced with the promotion.

17 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Hun Sen defiant despite EU trade threat - Channel NewsAsia

Cambodia's Hun Sen defiant despite EU trade threat  Channel NewsAsia

Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen has taken a defiant stance following a European Union announcement last week that it would ramp up trade ...

8 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

EU to hit Cambodia with trade sanctions, says Myanmar may follow - Channel NewsAsia

EU to hit Cambodia with trade sanctions, says Myanmar may follow  Channel NewsAsia

BRUSSELS: The European Union told Cambodia on Friday (Oct 5) it will lose its special access to the world's largest trading bloc, and said it was ...

5 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Turkey repeats FETÖ extradition request to Cambodia - Hurriyet Daily News

Turkey repeats FETÖ extradition request to Cambodia  Hurriyet Daily News

Turkey on Oct. 2 repeated its extradition request for three suspected FETÖ members from Cambodia. Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu at a joint news ...

3 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

From Newcastle and New Zealand to the Killing Fields of Cambodia - The Independent

From Newcastle and New Zealand to the Killing Fields of Cambodia  The Independent

In 1978, three young men on a gap year strayed into Cambodian waters and were discovered by members of the Khmer Rouge. Holly Baxter retraced the steps ...

28 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

UN warns of 'climate of fear' in Cambodia - SBS News

UN warns of 'climate of fear' in Cambodia  SBS News

A UN official has slammed the Cambodian government for "oppressing the opposition and silencing dissent".

27 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia: Suspended sentences for five human rights defenders is 'a political outcome to a political case' - Amnesty International

Cambodia: Suspended sentences for five human rights defenders is 'a political outcome to a political case'  Amnesty International

Responding to the news that a court in Cambodia has convicted the “ADHOC Five” peaceful activists of “bribery” and given them suspended five-year prison ...

26 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

A Cambodian Refugee Cooks From Memory at Nyum Bai - The New York Times

A Cambodian Refugee Cooks From Memory at Nyum Bai  The New York Times

Since opening the restaurant in Oakland, Calif., in February, Nite Yun has followed Khmer cooking traditions that war and genocide nearly wiped out.

21 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia to deport Australian film-maker James Ricketson after royal pardon - The Guardian

Cambodia to deport Australian film-maker James Ricketson after royal pardon  The Guardian

An Australian filmmaker who received a royal pardon from Cambodia will be deported on Saturday, immigration officials said, a day after he was released from a ...

21 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Hun Sen tells world: Leave Indochina alone - Al Jazeera English

Cambodia's Hun Sen tells world: Leave Indochina alone  Al Jazeera English

Mekong Delta nations can solve their own problems, controversial leader says while defending Myanmar's government.

12 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian opposition leader released as strongman Hun Sen secures grip on power - The Washington Post

Cambodian opposition leader released as strongman Hun Sen secures grip on power  The Washington Post

Kem Sokha, leader of the main now-dissolved Cambodian opposition party, was released Monday after a year in pretrial detention.

10 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Welcome to 'Tourism Vacation Town': China to build $1.2bn holiday hotspot in Cambodia - The Guardian

Welcome to 'Tourism Vacation Town': China to build $1.2bn holiday hotspot in Cambodia  The Guardian

Vast project follows a similar $3.8bn project, raising concerns about Beijing's dollar diplomacy in the region.

7 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

James Ricketson to seek Cambodian king's pardon after spying conviction - The Guardian

James Ricketson to seek Cambodian king's pardon after spying conviction  The Guardian

Jailed Australian film-maker's son says six years in prison 'will kill' his father and pleads for the king to show mercy.

5 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Kem Sokha: Jailed for standing up to Cambodia's strongman - BBC News

Kem Sokha: Jailed for standing up to Cambodia's strongman  BBC News

Kem Sokha could have led the opposition to victory in Cambodia but a year after his arrest, remains in jail.

4 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

'To forget is a crime': Genocide survivor helps heal Cambodia's wounds - Rappler

'To forget is a crime': Genocide survivor helps heal Cambodia's wounds  Rappler

Youk Chhang receives the Ramon Magsaysay Award 2018 for his work gathering and preserving evidence of the Khmer Rouge abuses.

1 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Australian film-maker James Ricketson sentenced to six years' jail in Cambodia - The Guardian

Australian film-maker James Ricketson sentenced to six years' jail in Cambodia  The Guardian

The 69-year-old documentary maker, who was found guilty of espionage, says the spying claims are 'fanciful and ludicrous'

31 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia frees 14 government critics - Channel NewsAsia

Cambodia frees 14 government critics  Channel NewsAsia

Members of the dissolved opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), pose for a picture after they were released from jail by King Norodom ...

28 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's opposition leader Kem Sokha denied bail despite flurry of jail releases - Channel NewsAsia

Cambodia's opposition leader Kem Sokha denied bail despite flurry of jail releases  Channel NewsAsia

PHNOM PENH: Cambodian opposition leader Kem Sokha was denied bail on appeal on Wednesday (Aug 22), despite a string of high-profile figures being ...

22 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian Land Activist Freed, Journalists Granted Bail - VOA News

Cambodian Land Activist Freed, Journalists Granted Bail  VOA News

Famous land activist Tep Vanny freed in Cambodia as post-election pardons are granted while two former RFA journalists get a sniff of freedom.

21 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia ruling party sweeps parliament after vote with no opposition - Channel NewsAsia

Cambodia ruling party sweeps parliament after vote with no opposition  Channel NewsAsia

PHNOM PENH: Cambodian leader Hun Sen has swept up all seats in parliament after holding an election with no opposition, as the country settles ...

16 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Keisuke Honda to coach Cambodia national team while playing in A-League - The Guardian

Keisuke Honda to coach Cambodia national team while playing in A-League  The Guardian

Honda signs a two-year contract to coach Cambodia national team but Melbourne Victory insist it won't stop him playing in the A-League.

12 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's parliament to convene in September after controversial vote - Channel NewsAsia

Cambodia's parliament to convene in September after controversial vote  Channel NewsAsia

Cambodia's parliament will convene on September 5, Prime Minister Hun Sen said on Wednesday, after his ruling party claimed victory in what ...

8 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

PH hails globally condemned Cambodia elections - Rappler

PH hails globally condemned Cambodia elections  Rappler

The Philippines says the Cambodian elections were 'successful' – a far cry from the chorus of condemnation from the United States, Australia, and the European ...

5 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

'No Cambodia left': how Chinese money is changing Sihanoukville - The Guardian

'No Cambodia left': how Chinese money is changing Sihanoukville  The Guardian

Inside a lavishly decorated casino where chandeliers hang from the ceiling, cigarette smoke lingers in the air and platters of mango are served to gamblers, ...

31 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

In 1993, the UN tried to bring democracy to Cambodia. Is that dream dead? - BBC News

In 1993, the UN tried to bring democracy to Cambodia. Is that dream dead?  BBC News

It's been 25 years since the UN tried to bring democracy to war-ravaged Cambodia. Is that dream dead?

28 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Laos dam collapse sends floods into Cambodia, forcing thousands to flee - The Guardian

Laos dam collapse sends floods into Cambodia, forcing thousands to flee  The Guardian

Thousands of people in northern Cambodia have been evacuated after the collapse of the dam in neighbouring Laos caused the rivers to flood to dangerous ...

26 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Sovantha and Rozeth: Two opposite sides of the same Cambodian coin - Channel NewsAsia

Sovantha and Rozeth: Two opposite sides of the same Cambodian coin  Channel NewsAsia

PHNOM PENH: They are two young women full of hopes for their nation: High profile, energetic and not afraid to speak their mind. They are also two opposite ...

26 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

'Democracy has died': Cambodia's exiled politicians call for election boycott - The Guardian

'Democracy has died': Cambodia's exiled politicians call for election boycott  The Guardian

Over the past ten months, Ky Wandara's life has, by his own account, been hell. As the former treasurer of the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party ...

25 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Observers to monitor Cambodia elections after calls for boycott - Al Jazeera English

Observers to monitor Cambodia elections after calls for boycott  Al Jazeera English

Critics deride government's move to deploy 'fake' observers as opposition leaders call on voters to boycott.

24 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia country profile - BBC News

Cambodia country profile  BBC News

Heir to the ancient Khmer Empire, modern-day Cambodia is benefiting from two decades of relative stability, having endured civil war and the murderous rule of ...

20 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Boycott sham Cambodian elections, says opponent Rainsy - Channel NewsAsia

Boycott sham Cambodian elections, says opponent Rainsy  Channel NewsAsia

Cambodians must show Prime Minister Hun Sen that his time is up by boycotting "fake" elections this month, and Western powers need to pressure him ...

20 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

China lends Cambodia $351 million for road, as leaders mark 60th anniversary of diplomatic ties - ABC News

China lends Cambodia $351 million for road, as leaders mark 60th anniversary of diplomatic ties  ABC News

China has lent Cambodia $351 million to build a new road in the capital Phnom Penh with Cambodia describing relations between the two countries as being at ...

20 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Chinese hackers breach Cambodian government ahead of crucial general election - CyberScoop

Chinese hackers breach Cambodian government ahead of crucial general election  CyberScoop

A Chinese hacking group hacked into multiple Cambodian political or governmental organizations ahead of the July 29 elections, according to FireEye.

10 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Limited choice and looming pressures as Cambodian election campaigning begins - Channel NewsAsia

Limited choice and looming pressures as Cambodian election campaigning begins  Channel NewsAsia

Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen attends the inauguration ceremony of National Road No. 1, which has been built with aid from Japan, in Phnom Penh, ...

6 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Adrift | A Life Spent Striving for National Unity - Voice of America

Cambodia Adrift | A Life Spent Striving for National Unity  Voice of America

Son Chhay has been a fixture in Cambodian politics since 1993. A member of the now-dissolved opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), he opted ...

6 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

The U.S. must confront Cambodia’s descent into despotism - The Washington Post

The U.S. must confront Cambodia’s descent into despotism  The Washington Post

The Trump administration should impose sanctions on Hun Sen's generals, the linchpins of his repressive rule.

29 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian PM now 'fully fledged military dictator', says report - The Guardian

Cambodian PM now 'fully fledged military dictator', says report  The Guardian

Hun Sen's crackdown possible due to support of a cadre of 'dangerous men', says Human Rights Watch.

27 Jun 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 Adrift | “The CPP Will Lead the Country Forever” - Voice of America

Cambodia Adrift | “The CPP Will Lead the Country Forever”  Voice of America

Phnom Penh, Cambodia The course of Sok Eysan's life was set one day in 1979 as he wandered the streets of the Cambodian capital, desperate and alone.

25 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Prince Ranariddh injured and wife killed in car crash - BBC News

Cambodia Prince Ranariddh injured and wife killed in car crash  BBC News

Former PM Norodom Ranariddh and Ouk Phalla were travelling to meet supporters in the south-west.

17 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

As Cambodian democracy weakens, U.S. imposes sanctions on a high-ranking Cambodian official - The Washington Post

As Cambodian democracy weakens, U.S. imposes sanctions on a high-ranking Cambodian official  The Washington Post

Cambodia's democracy has been in increasing trouble in recent months, with Prime Minister Hun Sen dissolving the main opposition party and cracking down ...

13 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Disaster Management Reference Handbook - Cambodia (2017) - Cambodia - ReliefWeb

Disaster Management Reference Handbook - Cambodia (2017) - Cambodia  ReliefWeb

English Manual and Guideline on Cambodia about Disaster Management, Children, Women, Drought, Flood and more; published on 30 Sep 2017 by ...

25 May 2018 | 2:00 am

The former Khmer Rouge commander who still leads Cambodia is again stoking anti-American sentiment - The Washington Post

The former Khmer Rouge commander who still leads Cambodia is again stoking anti-American sentiment  The Washington Post

PHNOM PENH — The United States has been busy in Cambodia these past few months, if Hun Sen's government is to be believed. Between trying to overthrow ...

14 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Newspaper takeover is 'staggering blow' to Cambodia's free press - The Guardian

Newspaper takeover is 'staggering blow' to Cambodia's free press  The Guardian

Phnom Penh Post was seen as last bastion of independence in media under fire from PM.

6 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Why There Won't Be a Cambodian Spring This Election Year - The Diplomat

Why There Won't Be a Cambodian Spring This Election Year  The Diplomat

Frustration is growing among Cambodian pro-democracy activists, but Hun Sen's position has never been stronger.

13 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Facebook used to cripple opposition in run-up to Cambodia’s elections - Irish Times

Facebook used to cripple opposition in run-up to Cambodia’s elections  Irish Times

Social media company denies it is being misused by ruling government to suppress dissent.

20 Mar 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia’s Ruler Dared Australians to Burn His Effigy, So They Did - The New York Times

Cambodia’s Ruler Dared Australians to Burn His Effigy, So They Did  The New York Times

Protesters say the visit by the strongman Hun Sen ignores his attacks on free speech and his attempts to influence diaspora communities.

19 Mar 2018 | 2:00 am

IMF Staff Completes a Staff Visit to Cambodia - International Monetary Fund

IMF Staff Completes a Staff Visit to Cambodia  International Monetary Fund

March 17, 2018. End-of-Mission press releases include statements of IMF staff teams that convey preliminary findings after a visit to a country. The views ...

17 Mar 2018 | 2:00 am

US cuts Cambodia aid over democracy concerns - BBC News

US cuts Cambodia aid over democracy concerns  BBC News

The United States has announced it is suspending some assistance programmes to Cambodia over its concerns with "setbacks to democracy" in the country.

27 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

'Death of democracy' in Cambodia as court dissolves opposition - The Guardian

'Death of democracy' in Cambodia as court dissolves opposition  The Guardian

Prime minister Hun Sen, who has already cracked down on free press, will now run virtually uncontested in 2018 election. Oliver Holmes South-east Asia ...

16 Nov 2017 | 2:00 am

What a Facebook experiment did to news in Cambodia - BBC News

What a Facebook experiment did to news in Cambodia  BBC News

Until recently, video blogger Catherine Harry was a Facebook success story in Cambodia. Her page, A Dose of Cath, featured a series of outspoken first person ...

31 Oct 2017 | 2:00 am

IMF Executive Board Concludes Article IV Consultation with Cambodia - International Monetary Fund

IMF Executive Board Concludes Article IV Consultation with Cambodia  International Monetary Fund

October 20, 2017. On September 22, 2017, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation with Cambodia.

20 Oct 2017 | 2:00 am

Cambodia opposition politician Mu Sochua 'feared arrest' - BBC News

Cambodia opposition politician Mu Sochua 'feared arrest'  BBC News

Mu Sochua, one of Cambodia's best-known politicians and deputy leader of the opposition Cambodian National Rescue Party (CNRP), has fled into exile after ...

6 Oct 2017 | 2:00 am

Treason charge for Cambodian opposition leader accused of US plot - BBC News

Treason charge for Cambodian opposition leader accused of US plot  BBC News

Opposition leader Kem Sokha is accused of colluding with the US to conspire against the government.

5 Sep 2017 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Daily newspaper closes in government tax row - BBC News

Cambodia Daily newspaper closes in government tax row  BBC News

One of Cambodia's last independent newspapers, the Cambodia Daily, has announced it will close after the government ordered it to pay a huge tax bill.

3 Sep 2017 | 2:00 am

Cambodia leader tells critics to pay up, or pack up - BBC News

Cambodia leader tells critics to pay up, or pack up  BBC News

In February this year, Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen said that both he and US President Donald Trump shared a view of the media as "anarchic" ...

24 Aug 2017 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Country Profile (28-06-17) - Cambodia - Reliefweb

Cambodia Country Profile (28-06-17) - Cambodia  Reliefweb

English Infographic on Cambodia about Agriculture, Drought, Flash Flood and more; published on 28 Jun 2017 by OCHA.

28 Jun 2017 | 2:00 am

Killer of Cambodian activist Kem Ley sentenced to life - BBC News

Killer of Cambodian activist Kem Ley sentenced to life  BBC News

Rights groups believe Kem Ley was probably killed for his outspoken criticism of the government.

23 Mar 2017 | 2:00 am

Cambodia profile - Media - BBC News

Cambodia profile - Media  BBC News

Notes on the media in Cambodia and links to broadcasters and newspapers.

28 Oct 2015 | 2:00 am