Cambodia News: Hun Sen

Parliament urged to share draft of Social Security Law - Khmer Times

Parliament urged to share draft of Social Security Law  Khmer Times

A dozen civil society groups yesterday sent a letter to National Assembly president Heng Samrin requesting that he release the full draft of the Social Security ...

19 Sep 2019 | 12:33 am

Governor accused of land grabbing - The Phnom Penh Post

Governor accused of land grabbing  The Phnom Penh Post

Khmer Rise Party (KRP) president and member of the Supreme Consultation Council Sok Sovann Vathana Sabung accused Kampong Chhnang provincial ...

19 Sep 2019 | 12:08 am

Hun Sen praises Kingdom's strong ties with China - Khmer Times

Hun Sen praises Kingdom's strong ties with China  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen has praised the strong relationship Cambodia enjoys with China, saying the Asian giant plays a significant role in promoting peace, ...

18 Sep 2019 | 6:10 pm

U.S. Calls for Release of Political Activists Held in Cambodia - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

U.S. Calls for Release of Political Activists Held in Cambodia  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

The United States expressed concern on Wednesday over the detention of political activists in Cambodia and called on the government to lift restrictions on the ...

18 Sep 2019 | 4:34 pm

Gov't set to sign MoU with Czech Republic on mining, energy sector - The Phnom Penh Post

Gov't set to sign MoU with Czech Republic on mining, energy sector  The Phnom Penh Post

The government is expected to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Czech Republic on developing its mining and energy sector next month, ...

18 Sep 2019 | 11:04 am

Health Ministry calls for food hygiene during Pchum Ben - Khmer Times

Health Ministry calls for food hygiene during Pchum Ben  Khmer Times

The Ministry of Health has reminded the public to practice food hygiene to prevent illness during the Pchum Ben festival.

18 Sep 2019 | 5:36 am

Rethinking Cambodian soft power | Opinion - Asia Times

Rethinking Cambodian soft power | Opinion  Asia Times

Increasingly, the arena of international affairs is being shaped by soft power. Where traditional economic and military might once reigned supreme, a nation's ...

18 Sep 2019 | 2:56 am

Hun Sen's ambitious plan for migrant benefits endorsed - Eleven Myanmar

Hun Sen's ambitious plan for migrant benefits endorsed  Eleven Myanmar

Prime Minister Hun Sen's ambitious roadmap to extend social security benefits to migrant workers was endorsed at the 3rd Ministerial Conference on Labour ...

18 Sep 2019 | 2:09 am

Thailand-US defense ties heal as China makes gains in Cambodia - Nikkei Asian Review

Thailand-US defense ties heal as China makes gains in Cambodia  Nikkei Asian Review

BANGKOK -- Gen. Apirat Kongsompong, Thailand's powerful army chief, is shifting the kingdom's security architecture, and U.S. military equipment is he.

18 Sep 2019 | 12:08 am

Asean morning news for September 18 - AEC News Today

Asean morning news for September 18  AEC News Today

All the Asean news you need to know for September 18, 2019. Asean news, Asean Economic Community, Asean English news, Asean business news, Asean ...

17 Sep 2019 | 8:18 pm

Cambodian Court Issues Second Warrant to Arrest Opposition Leader Sam Rainsy - Radio Free Asia

Cambodian Court Issues Second Warrant to Arrest Opposition Leader Sam Rainsy  Radio Free Asia

A court in Cambodia has issued a new warrant for the arrest of acting president of the banned opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) Sam Rainsy ...

17 Sep 2019 | 4:55 pm

World Bank approves $1 billion in development assistance - Khmer Times

World Bank approves $1 billion in development assistance  Khmer Times

World Bank approves the disbursement of $1 billion to develop priority sectors.

17 Sep 2019 | 2:18 pm

Previous Article Choosing between being an Oknha or armed officer - Khmer Times

Previous Article Choosing between being an Oknha or armed officer  Khmer Times

Oknhas, a title that can only be conferred by the King, places great responsibility.

17 Sep 2019 | 2:13 pm

1st LMC training program on project management, development held in Cambodia - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

1st LMC training program on project management, development held in Cambodia - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

SIEM REAP, Cambodia, Sept. 17 (Xinhua) -- The first Lancang-Mekong Cooperation (LMC) training program on project management and sectoral development ...

17 Sep 2019 | 12:55 pm

Cambodia returns all 83 plastic waste-filled containers to countries of origin - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Cambodia returns all 83 plastic waste-filled containers to countries of origin - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, Sept. 17 (Xinhua) -- Cambodia has returned all 83 plastic waste-filled containers to their countries of origin, the country's General Department of ...

17 Sep 2019 | 12:36 pm

Regional labor ministers vow better protection, benefits for migrant laborers - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Regional labor ministers vow better protection, benefits for migrant laborers - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, Sept. 17 (Xinhua) -- Labor ministers from Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam (CLMTV) agreed on Tuesday to work together to ...

17 Sep 2019 | 12:24 pm

Interview: Cambodian PM hails China's role in promoting regional peace, stability, development - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Interview: Cambodian PM hails China's role in promoting regional peace, stability, development - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

by Mao Pengfei, Nguon Sovan. PHNOM PENH, Sept. 17 (Xinhua) -- Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen said that China has been playing a ...

17 Sep 2019 | 4:59 am

Cambodian Government’s Request for 'Meetings' Seen as Intimidation - VOA News

Cambodian Government’s Request for 'Meetings' Seen as Intimidation  VOA News

The Cambodian government summoned three human rights organizations to meetings in Phnom Penh to examine research they published and comments one ...

17 Sep 2019 | 3:25 am

Foreign workers should be offered free medical care, PM says - Khmer Times

Foreign workers should be offered free medical care, PM says  Khmer Times

PM said that Cambodia should be the first country to implement a free first-aid treatment to foreign workers working in the Kingdom.

17 Sep 2019 | 2:01 am

Asia Gaming Summit set to take place this November in Taiwan - Yahoo Finance

Asia Gaming Summit set to take place this November in Taiwan  Yahoo Finance

It is the right event for company executive who is looking for new markets and business opportunities in Asia. The Summit will explore the latest regulatory ...

16 Sep 2019 | 8:21 pm

Cambodia ships plastic waste back to US, Canada - ABS-CBN News

Cambodia ships plastic waste back to US, Canada  ABS-CBN News

PHNOM PENH - The Cambodian government said Monday that 1592 tons of illegally imported plastic waste found in July have been shipped back to the United ...

16 Sep 2019 | 7:39 pm

Verdict in Trial of RFA Reporters in Cambodia Now Due on Oct. 3 - Radio Free Asia

Verdict in Trial of RFA Reporters in Cambodia Now Due on Oct. 3  Radio Free Asia

The verdict in the trial of two former Radio Free Asia journalists charged with espionage and the production of pornography will be announced on Oct 3, ...

16 Sep 2019 | 5:12 pm

Cambodia Opposition to Pay Would-Be Armed Forces Defectors Ahead of Sam Rainsy Return - Radio Free Asia

Cambodia Opposition to Pay Would-Be Armed Forces Defectors Ahead of Sam Rainsy Return  Radio Free Asia

Cambodia's banned opposition party has earmarked a budget to support members of the armed forces who defect from Prime Minister Hun Sen's regime and ...

16 Sep 2019 | 5:12 pm

We won't underestimate Visakha, says BK coach - Khmer Times

We won't underestimate Visakha, says BK coach  Khmer Times

The semi-finals of the domestic Hun Sen Cup will get underway tomorrow with Visakha set to meet Boeung Ket, while Preah Khan Reach Svay Rieng entertain ...

16 Sep 2019 | 2:07 pm

Cambodia arrests more opposition activists over alleged plots - Reuters

Cambodia arrests more opposition activists over alleged plots  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodian authorities arrested six political activists over the weekend for alleged plots to rally in support of former opposition ...

16 Sep 2019 | 5:28 am

Offshore gaming overtakes BPOs as top office space demand driver: Leechiu - ABS-CBN News

Offshore gaming overtakes BPOs as top office space demand driver: Leechiu  ABS-CBN News

MANILA – Office space demand for offshore gaming surpassed the business process outsourcing industry for the first time as take-up surged in the last 3 weeks ...

16 Sep 2019 | 2:48 am

The parochial illusion of Sam Rainsy - Khmer Times

The parochial illusion of Sam Rainsy  Khmer Times

Extremist figures have long dotted the landscape of Cambodian politics. One of them in contemporary Cambodia is Sam Rainsy, a master illusionist who thrives ...

15 Sep 2019 | 2:24 pm

Australia police drops probe into Tabcorp's alleged Cambodia payoff - Khmer Times

Australia police drops probe into Tabcorp's alleged Cambodia payoff  Khmer Times

Australian Federal Police drops its investigation into Tabcorp bribe allegations.

15 Sep 2019 | 2:19 pm

Court lays fresh defamation charges against Rainsy - Khmer Times

Court lays fresh defamation charges against Rainsy  Khmer Times

Phnom Penh Municipal Court charges Sam Rainsy with lèse-majesté.

15 Sep 2019 | 2:18 pm

SEA Games 'an honour', CAMSOC confirm date - Khmer Times

SEA Games 'an honour', CAMSOC confirm date  Khmer Times

The 32nd Phnom Penh SEA Games 2023 will be hosted between May 5 – May 15, 2023.

15 Sep 2019 | 2:09 pm

Hun Sen calls on authorities to ensure safe Pchum Ben - Khmer Times

Hun Sen calls on authorities to ensure safe Pchum Ben  Khmer Times

PM calls on all relevant authorities to increase security measures during Pchum Ben.

15 Sep 2019 | 2:09 pm

Hun Sen Slowly Selling Cambodia Down the Mekong River to China - Chiang Rai Times

Hun Sen Slowly Selling Cambodia Down the Mekong River to China  Chiang Rai Times

CTN News - Chiang Rai & Thailand Latest news - Chinese casinos, hotels and factories are slowly taking oer the landscape of Cambodia.

14 Sep 2019 | 7:00 pm

Cambodian Court Charges Acting Opposition Chief Sam Rainsy With ‘Insulting The King’ - Radio Free Asia

Cambodian Court Charges Acting Opposition Chief Sam Rainsy With ‘Insulting The King’  Radio Free Asia

A court in Cambodia on Friday charged acting president of the banned opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) Sam Rainsy with “insulting the King ...

13 Sep 2019 | 5:05 pm

Cambodia considers reversing online gaming ban, irking China - Nikkei Asian Review

Cambodia considers reversing online gaming ban, irking China  Nikkei Asian Review

PHNOM PENH -- Cambodia may walk back its decision to shut down its online gaming industry, risking the ire of closest regional ally China.Online gamin.

13 Sep 2019 | 2:29 am

Hun Sen Gains Laos’ Support in Preventing Sam Rainsy Return to Cambodia - Radio Free Asia

Hun Sen Gains Laos’ Support in Preventing Sam Rainsy Return to Cambodia  Radio Free Asia

In a meeting of prime ministers Wednesday, Cambodia's Hun Sen appeared to eliminate neighboring Laos as a potential route by which self-exiled opposition ...

12 Sep 2019 | 4:06 pm

Hun Sen Cup tickets go on sale - Khmer Times

Hun Sen Cup tickets go on sale  Khmer Times

Tickets for the Hun Sen Cup semi-finals go on sale next week with fans urged to come out to support their favourite club.

12 Sep 2019 | 2:08 pm

Lawyer for Cambodian Opposition Leader Kem Sokha Disputes Government Claim of ‘Release’ - Radio Free Asia

Lawyer for Cambodian Opposition Leader Kem Sokha Disputes Government Claim of ‘Release’  Radio Free Asia

A lawyer for arrested Cambodian opposition chief Kem Sokha on Wednesday rejected government claims this week that his transfer by authorities from prison to ...

11 Sep 2019 | 5:21 pm

Lao PM to meet Hun Sen tomorrow over border dispute - Khmer Times

Lao PM to meet Hun Sen tomorrow over border dispute  Khmer Times

Lao Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith is scheduled to meet with Prime Minister Hun Sen in Phnom Penh tomorrow in a bid to iron out border dispute between ...

10 Sep 2019 | 2:20 pm

Hun Sen issues new directive over impending floods - Khmer Times

Hun Sen issues new directive over impending floods  Khmer Times

PM issues another directive to take preventive measures to deal with upcoming floods.

10 Sep 2019 | 2:07 pm

Will Sam Rainsy's Promised Cambodia Return Bring People Power Or Something Else? - The Diplomat

Will Sam Rainsy's Promised Cambodia Return Bring People Power Or Something Else?  The Diplomat

In about nine weeks, Cambodia opposition figure Sam Rainsy will presumably return to his country, along with other exiled CNRP politicians, after spending the ...

10 Sep 2019 | 12:08 pm

Gambling ban driving Chinese nationals away from Cambodia - Bangkok Post

Gambling ban driving Chinese nationals away from Cambodia  Bangkok Post

PHNOM PENH: Tens of thousands of Chinese nationals are reportedly leaving the kingdom following a government ban on online gambling intended to reduce ...

10 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia’s ‘Okhna’ Tycoons Abuse Power to Commit Crimes: NGO - Radio Free Asia

Cambodia’s ‘Okhna’ Tycoons Abuse Power to Commit Crimes: NGO  Radio Free Asia

Tycoons in Cambodia known as “Okhna” are abusing their power to commit crimes, a nongovernmental organization said Tuesday, as those who hold the ...

10 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Ted Yoho Doubles Down on His Opposition to Hun Sen in Cambodia | - Florida Daily

Ted Yoho Doubles Down on His Opposition to Hun Sen in Cambodia |  Florida Daily

The Florida congressman who leads Republicans on the U.S. House Asia and the Pacific Subcommittee continued to stress his opposition to Hun Sen's regime ...

9 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Kid who speaks 15 languages is among talent recognised - The Phnom Penh Post

Kid who speaks 15 languages is among talent recognised  The Phnom Penh Post

The Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport has recognised four highly talented young students, including Thuch Salik, a 15-year-old schoolboy who speaks 15 ...

8 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Hun Sen invites Lao PM to the Kingdom - The Phnom Penh Post

Hun Sen invites Lao PM to the Kingdom  The Phnom Penh Post

At the invitation of Prime Minister Hun Sen, Lao Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith will lead a delegation on an official visit to Cambodia on Thursday and Friday ...

8 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Hun Sen, Mahathir criticise placing of sanctions - The Cambodia Daily

Hun Sen, Mahathir criticise placing of sanctions  The Cambodia Daily

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen and his Malaysian counterpart Mahathir Mohamad on Tuesday criticised sanctions placed by the UN Security Council and ...

3 Sep 2019 | 8:35 pm

Two Years On, Cambodia Opposition Leader Held Without Trial - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Two Years On, Cambodia Opposition Leader Held Without Trial  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Cambodia's Supreme Court dissolved the CNRP in Nov. 2017 after finding it and leader Sokha had plotted with the United States to overthrow Hun Sen, who ...

3 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia, Malaysia sign agreements - Khmer Times

Cambodia, Malaysia sign agreements  Khmer Times

Cambodia today signed two agreements with Malaysia on tourism and double tax avoidance.

3 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

All is not well in the court of Hun Sen | Article - Asia Times

All is not well in the court of Hun Sen | Article  Asia Times

What does a notoriously corrupt one-party government do when its credibility and popularity starts to sag? In Cambodia's case, it launches a highly public ...

3 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Sam Rainsy vow to return to Cambodia reignites rivalry with Hun Sen - Washington Times

Sam Rainsy vow to return to Cambodia reignites rivalry with Hun Sen  Washington Times

BANGKOK, Thailand | Cambodia's exiled opposition leader Sam Rainsy says he will return from France on Nov. 9 to his Southeast Asian homeland, where he ...

1 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Hun Sen Vows to Arrest Sam Rainsy if He Returns, or Step Down As PM - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Hun Sen Vows to Arrest Sam Rainsy if He Returns, or Step Down As PM  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Hun Sen in response said local authorities would arrest Sam Rainsy if he was “brave” enough to enter the country, regardless of how many people met him at ...

31 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Hun Sen issues ultimatum to end online gambling by end of the year - Khmer Times

Hun Sen issues ultimatum to end online gambling by end of the year  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen has ordered authorities to end all online and arcade gambling in the Kingdom by the end of this year in a bid to safeguard security and ...

31 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Hun Sen announces free public bus services expansion - Khmer Times

Hun Sen announces free public bus services expansion  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen yesterday announced the expansion of the provision of free bus services for the next two years to monks, senior citizens, person with ...

31 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Buying Cambodia: China's long embrace of a tyrant | Article - Asia Times

Buying Cambodia: China's long embrace of a tyrant | Article  Asia Times

Authoritarian PM Hun Sen has reportedly given Beijing the green light for a naval base on the Gulf of Thailand.

31 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Malaysian Prime Minister to visit Cambodia next week - Khmer Times

Malaysian Prime Minister to visit Cambodia next week  Khmer Times

Malaysian Prime Minister Dr. Mahathir Mohamad and his wife will pay an official visit to Cambodia from September 2-4 for further strengthening ties between the ...

30 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Hun Sen Cup semis set - Khmer Times

Hun Sen Cup semis set  Khmer Times

Visakha triumphed 1-0 (5-2 on aggregate) over Kirivong Sok Sen Chey to book their ticket to the semi-final stage of the Hun Sen Cup. A single goal from Keo ...

30 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Hun Sen keen to eradicate judicial corruption - Khmer Times

Hun Sen keen to eradicate judicial corruption  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen yesterday ordered Justice Minister Ang Vong Vathana to probe the Kingdom's judicial system for any corruption and irregularities.

29 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

The Truth About Cambodia's So-Called Corruption Crackdown - The Diplomat

The Truth About Cambodia's So-Called Corruption Crackdown  The Diplomat

Efforts to root out corruption in the country are likely to run once again into familiar realities.

28 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Hun Sen defends firefighters after factory inferno - Khmer Times

Hun Sen defends firefighters after factory inferno  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen has defended firefighters criticised online for failing to prevent the destruction of a mattress factory in Phnom Penh on Friday.

28 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

PM Hun Sen is serious about reforms - Khmer Times

PM Hun Sen is serious about reforms  Khmer Times

Last week saw a flurry of statements, actions and announcements being made by Prime Minister Hun Sen to push up by several notches, the fight against illegal ...

26 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Hun Sen composes new song for Rainsy over return wager - The Phnom Penh Post

Hun Sen composes new song for Rainsy over return wager  The Phnom Penh Post

Prime Minister Hun Sen composed a song on Sunday as he exchanged barbs with Sam Rainsy on the latter's claim that he would return to Cambodia on ...

25 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia, Laos agree to settle border dispute - Khmer Times

Cambodia, Laos agree to settle border dispute  Khmer Times

Cambodia and Laos have agreed to withdraw troops from the border region in the northern Preah Vihear province after Prime Minister Hun Sen spoke by phone ...

24 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Hun Sen issues ultimatum to tycoons - Khmer Times

Hun Sen issues ultimatum to tycoons  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen has ordered members of the military and police forces who hold the honorary title Oknha, which translates to tycoon, to choose between ...

23 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Hun Sen to visit VN next month to lure investors - The Phnom Penh Post

Hun Sen to visit VN next month to lure investors  The Phnom Penh Post

Prime Minister Hun Sen will visit Vietnam next month to attract more investors to the Kingdom. This follows discussions held on Tuesday with Vietnamese ...

21 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Hun Sen, Lt Gen Vichea sue Rainsy in France - Khmer Times

Hun Sen, Lt Gen Vichea sue Rainsy in France  Khmer Times

Three French lawyers representing Prime Minister Hun Sen and Lieutenant General Dy Vichea yesterday filed two separate defamation lawsuits against former ...

21 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodian PM Hun Sen sues opposition leader Sam Rainsy in French court - The Straits Times

Cambodian PM Hun Sen sues opposition leader Sam Rainsy in French court  The Straits Times

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) - Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has filed a defamation lawsuit in French court against his longtime political enemy Sam ...

20 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Hun Sen: Sanctions Would "Impact US-Cambodia Ties" - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Hun Sen: Sanctions Would "Impact US-Cambodia Ties"  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Lawmakers hope the Senate would pass and send the bill to President Donald Trump to sign later this year.

30 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia buying 'tens of thousands' of Chinese weapons: Hun Sen - CNA

Cambodia buying 'tens of thousands' of Chinese weapons: Hun Sen  CNA

Cambodian officials gave the media unprecedented access to the Ream naval base in a bid to rubbish reports of a deal allowing China to use the facilities ...

29 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia's Hun Sen says report of military base deal with China 'false' - UPI News

Cambodia's Hun Sen says report of military base deal with China 'false'  UPI News

July 22 (UPI) -- Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen slammed a recent U.S. news report that said his government secretly agreed China could build a naval base ...

22 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Hun Sen's Man in Washington (State) - Foreign Policy

Hun Sen's Man in Washington (State)  Foreign Policy

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia—Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen is having trouble making friends in the United States under President Donald Trump.

16 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Hun Sen gently adjusts Cambodia's intimacy with China - Nikkei Asian Review

Hun Sen gently adjusts Cambodia's intimacy with China  Nikkei Asian Review

BANGKOK -- Cambodia's strongman took extremely prompt action after a building under construction in the coastal city of Sihanoukville collapsed and ki.

13 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Hun Sen Vows Cambodia “Will Not Bow Down” to International Pressures - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Hun Sen Vows Cambodia “Will Not Bow Down” to International Pressures  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

The Cambodian premier indirectly criticized the EU's own human rights situation as declining compared to forty years ago while Cambodia's human rights are ...

2 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Hun Manet: The Next Prime Minister of Cambodia? - The Diplomat

Hun Manet: The Next Prime Minister of Cambodia?  The Diplomat

That Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen wants to hand power to one of his progeny is hardly a new theory. At least since the late 2000s, American officials have ...

8 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia's Hun Sen says Singapore supported genocide - Reuters UK

Cambodia's Hun Sen says Singapore supported genocide  Reuters UK

PHNOM PENH/HANOI (Reuters) - Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has accused Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong of supporting genocide ...

7 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Hun Sen accuses Singapore PM of ‘supporting Khmer Rouge genocide’ - South China Morning Post

Hun Sen accuses Singapore PM of ‘supporting Khmer Rouge genocide’  South China Morning Post

Vietnam's actions to remove the Khmer Rouge regime from power in Cambodia in the late 1970s are still a source of division among Asean states.

6 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia's PM Hun Sen Dismisses Calls For Resignation, Vows to 'Wage War' on Opposition - The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia's PM Hun Sen Dismisses Calls For Resignation, Vows to 'Wage War' on Opposition  The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen on Thursday brushed aside calls by members of the Cambodian diaspora in Japan to resign, pledging instead to “wage ...

31 May 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia's Hun Sen quashes fears of Chinese 'debt trap' - Nikkei Asian Review

Cambodia's Hun Sen quashes fears of Chinese 'debt trap'  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen on Thursday dismissed fears that his country is at risk of falling into a Chinese "debt trap" and said massi.

30 May 2019 | 3:00 am

Hun Sen To Deliver Keynote in Japan on Search for A “New World Order” - The Cambodia Daily

Hun Sen To Deliver Keynote in Japan on Search for A “New World Order”  The Cambodia Daily

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen on Tuesday reiterated that he would deliver a keynote speech around the theme, “In Search of the New Global Order ...

29 May 2019 | 3:00 am

Hun Sen Prides Himself On “Win-Win Policy” at UN Regional Meeting - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Hun Sen Prides Himself On “Win-Win Policy” at UN Regional Meeting  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Hun Sen, a former Khmer Rouge soldier, claimed that through his Win-Win Policy, Cambodia has been achieving strong economic growth for the past two ...

28 May 2019 | 3:00 am

Hun Sen's natural bilateral “bestie” | The Interpreter - The Interpreter

Hun Sen's natural bilateral “bestie” | The Interpreter  The Interpreter

On the sidelines of the second Belt and Road Forum in China last month, Cambodia's Hun Sen was busy. He secured a further $90 million defence grant from ...

14 May 2019 | 3:00 am

From Hobbes to Hun Sen | Opinion - Asia Times

From Hobbes to Hun Sen | Opinion  Asia Times

The attempts by the Cambodian People's Party to frighten citizens with reminders of the brutal regimes of the past insult the character of the Cambodian people.

25 Apr 2019 | 3:00 am

The rising cost of Hun Sen's strongman rule in Cambodia - The Japan Times

The rising cost of Hun Sen's strongman rule in Cambodia  The Japan Times

PARIS – On April 4, a group of international buyers' associations from the garment, footwear, sporting and travel goods industries sent a letter to Cambodian ...

19 Apr 2019 | 3:00 am

Trump, Normally Cozy With Despots, Takes a Hard Line With Cambodia’s Hun Sen - World Politics Review

Trump, Normally Cozy With Despots, Takes a Hard Line With Cambodia’s Hun Sen  World Politics Review

Last year, the Trump administration deported a record number of Cambodians from the United States. On the surface, these deportations appear to be another ...

12 Apr 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodian PM dismisses threat of Chinese colonisation - South China Morning Post

Cambodian PM dismisses threat of Chinese colonisation  South China Morning Post

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has defended his country's close ties with Beijing, declaring that a surge of mainland visitors and investment does not put ...

1 Mar 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia’s Hun Sen Promises Legal Aid for 'Vulnerable Women' - Voice of America

Cambodia’s Hun Sen Promises Legal Aid for 'Vulnerable Women'  Voice of America

Cambodian union leaders say Prime Minister Hun Sen's promise of free legal benefits to vulnerable women, including garment factory workers, was prompted ...

1 Mar 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodian Opposition Chief Sam Rainsy Defies Hun Sen Threats, Repeats Promise to Return - The Cambodia Daily

Cambodian Opposition Chief Sam Rainsy Defies Hun Sen Threats, Repeats Promise to Return  The Cambodia Daily

Cambodian opposition leader Sam Rainsy vowed again on Friday to go back to Cambodia after more than three years abroad, defying threats by ruling Prime ...

16 Feb 2019 | 3:00 am

In tirade, Hun Sen calls on Cambodian military to 'destroy' opponents threatening government - The Japan Times

In tirade, Hun Sen calls on Cambodian military to 'destroy' opponents threatening government  The Japan Times

Cambodia's strongman leader Hun Sen on Thursday called on his country's military to "destroy" opponents if the government comes under threat, in a tirade i.

25 Jan 2019 | 3:00 am

Gov't Warns Media of Repercussions for Journalists Who Write About the 'Hun Sen Regime' - The Cambodia Daily

Gov't Warns Media of Repercussions for Journalists Who Write About the 'Hun Sen Regime'  The Cambodia Daily

Phnom Penh – Cambodia has said that journalists who describe the government as “Hun Sen's regime” or the “Phnom Penh regime” may face investigation from ...

24 Jan 2019 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

Hun Sen says opposition 'dead' if EU removes trade benefits - Aljazeera.com

Hun Sen says opposition 'dead' if EU removes trade benefits  Aljazeera.com

Cambodian leader's attack comes as EU mulls removal of Everything But Arms status over human rights concerns.

13 Jan 2019 | 3:00 am

Hun Sen vows to ignore political rival - The Cambodia Daily

Hun Sen vows to ignore political rival  The Cambodia Daily

Prime Minister Hun Sen on Wednesday insisted he will not react to comments from a politician – seemingly Sam Rainsy – saying he had already made his ...

11 Jan 2019 | 3:00 am

The rude health of Cambodia's Hun Sen - The Interpreter

The rude health of Cambodia's Hun Sen  The Interpreter

Once again, “Victory Over Genocide Day” has been celebrated in Cambodia by the Cambodian People's Party (CCP) government and its supporters. This year ...

8 Jan 2019 | 3:00 am

Hun Sen's Monument to Himself - The Diplomat

Hun Sen's Monument to Himself  The Diplomat

The Cambodian prime minister inaugurated a monument celebrating his own achievements.

31 Dec 2018 | 3:00 am

Hun Sen 'win-win' legacy debated on Khmer Rouge fall anniversary - Aljazeera.com

Hun Sen 'win-win' legacy debated on Khmer Rouge fall anniversary  Aljazeera.com

Twenty years since collapse of ultra-communist movement, policy hailed by Cambodia PM for ending war back in spotlight.

27 Dec 2018 | 3:00 am

Can Hun Sen Pass Power to His Children? - Council on Foreign Relations

Can Hun Sen Pass Power to His Children?  Council on Foreign Relations

Charles Dunst is a journalist based in Phnom Penh. He was written for the New York Times, the Atlantic, the Washington Post, the South China Morning …

20 Dec 2018 | 3:00 am

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

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

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen told his ministers to ease pressure on labor union leaders on Wednesday, after threats by the ...

7 Nov 2018 | 3:00 am

Cambodia: Hun Sen re-elected in landslide victory after brutal crackdown - The Guardian

Cambodia: Hun Sen re-elected in landslide victory after brutal crackdown  The Guardian

Cambodia's prime minister, Hun Sen, has won a landslide election victory, a result that was seen as a foregone conclusion after a months-long brutal crackdown ...

29 Jul 2018 | 3:00 am

As Cambodia's Hun Sen consolidates power, resistance rests in hands of opposition leaders in exile - The Cambodia Daily

As Cambodia's Hun Sen consolidates power, resistance rests in hands of opposition leaders in exile  The Cambodia Daily

Kem Samathida struggles to find comedic relief when she refers to herself as a “wanderer of the world.” But what the self-imposed Cambodian exile really means ...

28 Jul 2018 | 3:00 am

Critics of Cambodia's Hun Sen refuse to be silenced in Australia - The Cambodia Daily

Critics of Cambodia's Hun Sen refuse to be silenced in Australia  The Cambodia Daily

Sydney – From the safety of suburban Australia, Bou Rachna recalls the hours before her husband Kem Ley, a prominent Cambodian political analyst, was shot ...

17 Mar 2018 | 3:00 am