Cambodia News: Hun Sen

Vietnam, Cambodia step up cooperation in safeguarding border - Nhan Dan Online

Vietnam, Cambodia step up cooperation in safeguarding border  Nhan Dan Online

NDO/VNA – Vietnam's Border Guard High Command and the Royal Cambodian Army have affirmed their resolve to participate in and facilitate border ...

14 Dec 2018 | 4:55 am

A Chinese naval base in Cambodia? - The Jakarta Post - Jakarta Post

A Chinese naval base in Cambodia? - The Jakarta Post  Jakarta Post

Speculation that Cambodia had ceded military control of a port in Koh Kong province reached fever pitch in the weeks following Prime Minister Hun Sens ...

14 Dec 2018 | 2:18 am

Hakeem AlAraibi faces terrifying wait for deportation ruling in Thai prison - ABC News

Hakeem AlAraibi faces terrifying wait for deportation ruling in Thai prison  ABC News

Bahrain born Australian resident Hakeem AlAraibi is languishing in a Thai prison, awaiting a 60 day process that'll decide whether the refugee is returned to the ...

14 Dec 2018 | 1:44 am

Cambodia-Vietnam trade reaches record high in 2018 - The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia-Vietnam trade reaches record high in 2018  The Phnom Penh Post

Bilateral trade between Cambodia and Vietnam reached record highs this year with trade volume amounting to $3.06 billion during the first 10 months of 2018, ...

13 Dec 2018 | 11:11 pm

The new normal - Nepali times

The new normal  Nepali times

Diwakar Chettri t does not matter who advised Prime Minister K P Oli about attending the dubious Asia-Pacific Summit in Kathmandu last week organised by the ...

13 Dec 2018 | 10:57 pm

Rainsy: Do not surrender to Hun Sen's lies - The Phnom Penh Post

Rainsy: Do not surrender to Hun Sen's lies  The Phnom Penh Post

Sam Rainsy has called on supporters of the Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) “to not surrender to Hun Sen's lies” as the prime minister “aims to split the ...

13 Dec 2018 | 8:35 pm

Lower Sesan II plant set to launch - The Phnom Penh Post

Lower Sesan II plant set to launch  The Phnom Penh Post

The Hydropower Lower Sesan II power plant, which will be launched next week, is set to add another 20 per cent to the Kingdom's current total electricity ...

13 Dec 2018 | 8:16 pm

Asean morning news for December 14 - AEC News Today

Asean morning news for December 14  AEC News Today

All the Asean news you need to know for December 14, 2018. Asean news, Asean Economic Community, Asean English news, Asean business news, Asean ...

13 Dec 2018 | 6:45 pm

Cambodia Morning News for December 14 - AEC News Today

Cambodia Morning News for December 14  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for December 14, 2018. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia ...

13 Dec 2018 | 6:26 pm

News fixer deported from Thailand to Cambodia on 'false news' accusation - CPJ Press Freedom Online

News fixer deported from Thailand to Cambodia on 'false news' accusation  CPJ Press Freedom Online

Bangkok, December 13, 2018--A Cambodian news fixer who helped to produce a documentary on sex trafficking for Russian government-funded international ...

13 Dec 2018 | 11:55 am

Cambodian Lawmakers OK Measure to Ease Political Ban - VOA News

Cambodian Lawmakers OK Measure to Ease Political Ban  VOA News

The legislation that could allow a five-year ban on political activity by top opposition politicians to be lifted.

13 Dec 2018 | 1:14 am

Hun Sen rejects 'rift' rumours spread by 'stupid gangsters' - The Phnom Penh Post

Hun Sen rejects 'rift' rumours spread by 'stupid gangsters'  The Phnom Penh Post

Prime Minister Hun Sen on Wednesday denied a “rift” among top leaders of the Cambodian People's Party (CPP), and rejected claims that Senate president Say ...

12 Dec 2018 | 10:42 pm

Hun Sen: Sihanouk hotel rates inexpensive - The Phnom Penh Post

Hun Sen: Sihanouk hotel rates inexpensive  The Phnom Penh Post

Affordable guesthouses are readily available in Preah Sihanouk province, but tourists are unaware of them, Prime Minister Hun Sen said on Wednesday.

12 Dec 2018 | 10:28 pm

Free World Not Fall for Hun Sen's Nonsense, Says Yoho - The Cambodia Daily

Free World Not Fall for Hun Sen's Nonsense, Says Yoho  The Cambodia Daily

Congressman Ted Yoho, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee, said he would reintroduce Cambodia Democracy Act in January next year if the ...

12 Dec 2018 | 7:08 pm

Thailand sends home Cambodian critic wanted over sex-trafficking film - New Straits Times

Thailand sends home Cambodian critic wanted over sex-trafficking film  New Straits Times

PHNOM PENH: Thailand sent back to Cambodia on Wednesday a labour activist wanted by authorities at home over his role in making a documentary about ...

12 Dec 2018 | 7:33 am

Thailand to Deport Cambodian Union Leader Who Helped Produce Sex Trafficking Documentary - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Thailand to Deport Cambodian Union Leader Who Helped Produce Sex Trafficking Documentary  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Rath Rott Mony, the president of the Cambodian Construction Workers Trade Union Federation (CCTUF), in Chiang Mai, Thailand, in an undated photo.

11 Dec 2018 | 4:22 pm

Hun Sen's violent obsessions finally unmasked - Asia Times

Hun Sen's violent obsessions finally unmasked  Asia Times

The ink had barely dried on the UN-backed Khmer Rouge Tribunal's verdict against Pol Pot's former henchmen when Cambodia's leader, Hun Sen, shockingly ...

10 Dec 2018 | 11:56 am

The Asia-Pacific Summit 2018 and Civic Dissent in Nepal - The Diplomat

The Asia-Pacific Summit 2018 and Civic Dissent in Nepal  The Diplomat

The recently concluded Asia-Pacific Summit 2018 held in Kathmandu not only raised eyebrows among Nepalis, but also invited varied concerns and opinions ...

10 Dec 2018 | 11:10 am

CPP slams 'double standards' - The Phnom Penh Post

CPP slams 'double standards'  The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodian People's Party (CPP) spokesman Sok Eysan accused human rights groups on Sunday of practising “double standards” for failing to criticise the ...

9 Dec 2018 | 8:26 pm

Hun Sen, Vietnam PM vow to end border row - The Phnom Penh Post

Hun Sen, Vietnam PM vow to end border row  The Phnom Penh Post

Prime Minister Hun Sen and his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Xuan Phuc have agreed to speed up the resolution to an ongoing dispute with the swift ...

9 Dec 2018 | 7:52 pm

Cambodia Seeks To Double Tourism Arrivals By 2025 - The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia Seeks To Double Tourism Arrivals By 2025  The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia has ambitious plans to increase the number of tourism arrivals from six million in 2018 to 12 million by 2025 as it builds two new airports in Phnom ...

9 Dec 2018 | 6:17 pm

Hun Sen: no Chinese naval base - The Cambodia Daily

Hun Sen: no Chinese naval base  The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia's dictatorial prime minister, Hun Sen, has dismissed reports of a Chinese naval base on the Gulf of Thailand as “fake, lying and destructive news”.

9 Dec 2018 | 6:02 pm

Cambodian PM Hun Sen concludes official trip to Vietnam - The Cambodia Daily

Cambodian PM Hun Sen concludes official trip to Vietnam  The Cambodia Daily

Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen concluded his official visit to Vietnam from December 6 to 8 at the invitation of his Vietnamese counterpart ...

8 Dec 2018 | 8:01 pm

Cambodia's Hun Sen Says No to Foreign Military Bases - Khaosod English

Cambodia's Hun Sen Says No to Foreign Military Bases  Khaosod English

HANOI — Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen said Friday that his government will not allow any foreign military bases in its territory and called media reports ...

7 Dec 2018 | 10:19 pm

PM Nguyễn Xuân Phúc holds talks with Cambodian counterpart Hun Sen - Viet Nam News

PM Nguyễn Xuân Phúc holds talks with Cambodian counterpart Hun Sen  Viet Nam News

Việt Nam has always prioritised boosting economic co-operation with Cambodia for the benefit of their people and businesses, and to support the development ...

7 Dec 2018 | 8:00 am

Hun Sen visits Laos - Khmer Times

Hun Sen visits Laos  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen yesterday said the government is committed to putting an end to border disputes between Cambodia and Laos by asking for France's ...

5 Dec 2018 | 12:12 pm

Hun Sen family book launched - Khmer Times

Hun Sen family book launched  Khmer Times

A book titled “New Blood among Successors”, which is about Prime Minister Hun Sen's three sons, was launched by its author in the capital today.

5 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen defends heritage site evictions - Khmer Times

Hun Sen defends heritage site evictions  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen yesterday defended the government's stance on the eviction of people illegally living in heritage sites.

4 Dec 2018 | 12:17 pm

Hun Sen calls for continued solidarity - Khmer Times

Hun Sen calls for continued solidarity  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen on Sunday called on compatriots to distinguish between what is national politics and what is individual interest. Mr Hun Sen made his ...

4 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia eases pressure on opposition, media after EU sanctions threat - Reuters

Cambodia eases pressure on opposition, media after EU sanctions threat  Reuters

Cambodia's parliament is reviewing a five-year ban on more than 100 members of the main opposition party, which could allow them to return to politics, ...

3 Dec 2018 | 4:27 am

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen arrives in Kathmandu - Himalayan Times

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen arrives in Kathmandu  Himalayan Times

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has arrived in Kathmandu today at the invitation of Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli.

29 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Hun Sen 'Sorry' He Hadn't Killed Protest Leaders - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia's Hun Sen 'Sorry' He Hadn't Killed Protest Leaders  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen voiced regret on Thursday that he hadn't had leaders of protests against his ruling Cambodian People's Party in 2013 and ...

29 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Will Cambodia's Bun Rany be the next 'first lady' to fall from grace? - Asia Times

Will Cambodia's Bun Rany be the next 'first lady' to fall from grace?  Asia Times

The recent ignoble falls from grace of two of Asia's former “first ladies” – the Philippines' Imelda Marcos and Malaysia's Rosmah Mansor – raise some relevant ...

29 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Sihanoukville airport needed to be upgraded: Hun Sen - Bangkok Post

Sihanoukville airport needed to be upgraded: Hun Sen  Bangkok Post

Sihanoukville airport had to be upgraded so that it can welcome 3 million tourists a year, Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen said.

28 Nov 2018 | 5:24 am

Suu Kyi, Hun Sen arriving tomorrow - Himalayan Times

Suu Kyi, Hun Sen arriving tomorrow  Himalayan Times

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen and Myanmar State Counsellor and Minister of Foreign Affairs Aung San Suu Kyi will pay an official goodwill visit to Nepal ...

28 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen set to visit Nepal - Khmer Times

Hun Sen set to visit Nepal  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen will visit Nepal, where he will attend the Asia-Pacific Summit in Kathmandu.

27 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

PM Hun Sen blasts people who insult him and government to gain asylum - Khmer Times

PM Hun Sen blasts people who insult him and government to gain asylum  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen today blasted some people who tried to insult him and the government in order to obtain political asylum in third countries.

27 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Asean may be forced to choose between US, China: Hun Sen's son - The Nation

Asean may be forced to choose between US, China: Hun Sen's son  The Nation

Southeast Asian nations may soon have to “choose sides” between the US and China in their ongoing trade war, the political heir to Cambodia's strongman ruler ...

22 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

ASEAN may be forced to choose between US, China: Cambodia PM's son - Channel NewsAsia

ASEAN may be forced to choose between US, China: Cambodia PM's son  Channel NewsAsia

Southeast Asian nations may soon have to "choose sides" between the US and China in their ongoing trade war, the political heir to Cambodia's ...

21 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen Denies Claims Chinese Port Could Be Used as Naval Base - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Hun Sen Denies Claims Chinese Port Could Be Used as Naval Base  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Hun Sen said that he would not allow Cambodia to become a “stage for conflict” or for “testing ideologies or arms”. PHNOM PENH —. Prime Minister Hun Sen on ...

21 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian leader Hun Sen says he won't allow any foreign military bases in his country - The Japan Times

Cambodian leader Hun Sen says he won't allow any foreign military bases in his country  The Japan Times

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen said on Monday there would never be a foreign military base in his country, following a news report that China was lobbyin.

19 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

On Cambodia US Praises Genocide Convictions After UN Guterres Praised Hun Sen For Giving Troops As Bans Press - Inner City Press

On Cambodia US Praises Genocide Convictions After UN Guterres Praised Hun Sen For Giving Troops As Bans Press  Inner City Press

InnerCityPress.com is engaged these days in investigative journalism from the United Nations, including the World Bank, the IMF, the UN Development Program ...

16 Nov 2018 | 6:07 pm

Hun Sen to inaugurate final phase of 'controversial' dam - The Phnom Penh Post

Hun Sen to inaugurate final phase of 'controversial' dam  The Phnom Penh Post

The government plans to inaugurate the controversial Lower Sesan II hydropower dam in the “middle of next month”, in a ceremony that will be presided over by ...

16 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

Hun Sen supports Asean-Russia's partnership - Khmer Times

Hun Sen supports Asean-Russia's partnership  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen has expressed his support over Russia's request which is aimed at promoting Asean-Russia to be a strategic partnership.

15 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

After 40 years, Cambodia's Khmer Rouge leaders face genocide verdict - Nikkei Asian Review

After 40 years, Cambodia's Khmer Rouge leaders face genocide verdict  Nikkei Asian Review

PHNOM PENH -- The Khmer Rouge tribunal will on Friday announce whether two surviving leaders of the Pol Pot regime are guilty of genocide -- a verdict.

15 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen slams opposition lawyer for 'incompetence' - The Phnom Penh Post

Hun Sen slams opposition lawyer for 'incompetence'  The Phnom Penh Post

A defence lawyer for the opposition on Wednesday defended their “legalism” after Prime Minister Hun Sen slammed them as “incompetent” and “unqualified”, ...

15 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen issues support for Asean-China media exchange - Khmer Times

Hun Sen issues support for Asean-China media exchange  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen has expressed support over a joint China-Asean statement yesterday which declared next year as Asean-China Media Exchange Year.

15 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian strongman Hun Sen defends promoting sons, SE Asia News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

Cambodian strongman Hun Sen defends promoting sons, SE Asia News & Top Stories  The Straits Times

PHNOM PENH (AFP) - Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen lashed out at critics on Thursday (Nov 8) for questioning high-level appointments bestowed on the ...

8 Nov 2018 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Cambodia devoted to globalisation and fair, open trade: Hun Sen - Khmer Times

Cambodia devoted to globalisation and fair, open trade: Hun Sen  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen yesterday said that Cambodia is fully committed to working with the international community to ensure fair and open trade, as well as ...

24 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Protesters Urge EU to Pressure Cambodia on Democracy as PM Hun Sen Attends Brussels Talks - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Protesters Urge EU to Pressure Cambodia on Democracy as PM Hun Sen Attends Brussels Talks  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker (R) and European Council President Donald Tusk (C) welcome Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun ...

19 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

EU plays hardball with Cambodian hardman - POLITICO.eu

EU plays hardball with Cambodian hardman  POLITICO.eu

Europe will end preferential trade terms unless Phnom Penh improves human rights.

19 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Hun Sen Aims to Dodge Trade Sanctions in Brussels Talks - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia's Hun Sen Aims to Dodge Trade Sanctions in Brussels Talks  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

In a move aimed at countering European criticism of his rule, Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen arrived in Brussels on Wednesday for top-level meetings ...

17 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Hun Sen Slammed For 'Extravagant' Travel by Chartered Jet - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia's Hun Sen Slammed For 'Extravagant' Travel by Chartered Jet  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodian prime minister Hun Sen's use of a privately chartered jet to fly himself and an entourage of 40 to a meeting of the U.N. General Assembly in ...

12 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Leaked Cambodia memo shows Hun Sen tightening grip on dissent - Nikkei Asian Review

Leaked Cambodia memo shows Hun Sen tightening grip on dissent  Nikkei Asian Review

PHNOM PENH -- Cambodian authorities are planning to "strictly control" the activities of potential critics of the regime, as Prime Minister Hun Sen ai.

12 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen Says Son Is ‘Possible Future Leader’ of Cambodia - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Hun Sen Says Son Is ‘Possible Future Leader’ of Cambodia  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Lieutenant General Hun Manet is now serving as the chief of the Royal Cambodian Armed Forces after he was appointed last month to replace long-time ...

9 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's PM Hun Sen defiant despite EU trade threat - The Straits Times

Cambodia's PM Hun Sen defiant despite EU trade threat  The Straits Times

PHNOM PENH (REUTERS) - Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen has taken a defiant stance following a European Union (EU) announcement last week that it ...

8 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodians in Japan lodge protest with Hun Sen - News - NHK WORLD

Cambodians in Japan lodge protest with Hun Sen - News  NHK WORLD

Cambodian residents of Japan have taken to the streets in Tokyo to protest the results of July's general election in their home country. Prime Minister Hun Sen's ...

7 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen views Japan's democracy as a model for Cambodia - The Japan Times

Hun Sen views Japan's democracy as a model for Cambodia  The Japan Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen said he regards Japan as a model for his country with respect to strengthening democracy and national development. In an exclusive i.

6 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen at the UN: a strategic appearance - The Interpreter

Hun Sen at the UN: a strategic appearance  The Interpreter

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen at the UN General Assembly on 28 September, 2018 (Photo: Kim Haughton/UN Photo) ...

3 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen returns from New York - Khmer Times

Hun Sen returns from New York  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen wrapped up his trip to the UN General Assembly by highlighting recent government achievements and results of bilateral talks with ...

2 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Support, protest for Hun Sen as groups attack each other - The Phnom Penh Post

Support, protest for Hun Sen as groups attack each other  The Phnom Penh Post

During Prime Minister Hun Sen's official visit to the UN, rallies in support and against him took place over the weekend as planned, with supporters of the ...

1 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Prime Minister Hun Sen bound for New York - Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen bound for New York  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen's attendance at the United Nations General Assembly will be met with both support and opposition in New York over the upcoming days.

28 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen, Rainsy set to attract 'thousands' for New York visit - The Phnom Penh Post

Hun Sen, Rainsy set to attract 'thousands' for New York visit  The Phnom Penh Post

Prime Minister Hun Sen on Tuesday announced plans to meet “thousands” of supporters in the US for the first time after his landslide victory in July's national ...

26 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Peace is fragile, Hun Sen says - The Phnom Penh Post

Peace is fragile, Hun Sen says  The Phnom Penh Post

Prime Minister Hun Sen said peace in Cambodia remains fragile because of ongoing meddling in the Kingdom's internal affairs by foreign powers. In a written ...

24 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

What Do Prisoner Releases Mean in Hun Sen's Cambodia? - The Diplomat

What Do Prisoner Releases Mean in Hun Sen's Cambodia?  The Diplomat

A steady stream of political prisoners has been released since Prime Minister Hun Sen and his long-ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) won all 125 seats ...

21 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen frees opposition leader Kem Sokha, SE Asia News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

Hun Sen frees opposition leader Kem Sokha, SE Asia News & Top Stories  The Straits Times

PHNOM PENH • Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen batted down speculation yesterday that he caved in to international pressure after an opposition leader ...

20 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

'I know Hun Sen will not forgive me', says Kim Sok - The Phnom Penh Post

'I know Hun Sen will not forgive me', says Kim Sok  The Phnom Penh Post

A fugitive government critic is seeking asylum abroad after claiming he rejected Prime Minister Hun Sen's efforts to lure him to the ruling Cambodian People's ...

20 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

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen said countries outside Indochina are too critical of politics in the region and Southeast Asian nations should be left to solve ...

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

Cambodia forms new government, extending Hun Sen's grip on power - Channel NewsAsia

Cambodia forms new government, extending Hun Sen's grip on power  Channel NewsAsia

Cambodia's lawmakers on Thursday voted in a new parliamentary leadership and government, led by Prime Minister Hun Sen's ruling party, after a ...

6 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen hints at pardons for imprisoned CNRP members - The Phnom Penh Post

Hun Sen hints at pardons for imprisoned CNRP members  The Phnom Penh Post

Prime Minister-designate Hun Sen on Thursday hinted that he could soon request that a royal pardon is issued for 12 imprisoned members of the ...

24 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

A New Era for Hun Sen's Cambodia? - The Diplomat

A New Era for Hun Sen's Cambodia?  The Diplomat

Arguably the real story of Cambodia's election late last month was that Prime Minister Hun Sen has effectively pulled the bamboo curtain down on a quarter ...

17 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen's party sweeps all 125 seats in Parliament - The Straits Times

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen's party sweeps all 125 seats in Parliament  The Straits Times

BANGKOK - Lawmakers in Cambodia's new parliament will come from only one party - the Cambodian People's Party (CPP) of long-time Prime Minister Hun ...

15 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen 'will be accepted at UN' - The Phnom Penh Post

Hun Sen 'will be accepted at UN'  The Phnom Penh Post

With caretaker prime minister Hun Sen expected to attend the United Nations (UN) General Assembly next month as Cambodian leader, top ruling party officials ...

14 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen's Facebook hacked to say he will cede Parliament seats - The Straits Times

Hun Sen's Facebook hacked to say he will cede Parliament seats  The Straits Times

PHNOM PENH • Hackers targeted the official Facebook page of Cambodia's Premier Hun Sen yesterday and falsely claimed he would cede several ...

11 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen: New government will serve with 'double work' - The Phnom Penh Post

Hun Sen: New government will serve with 'double work'  The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodian People Party (CPP) president Hun Sen on Tuesday promised that his new government would serve the people by doing “double work” for ...

8 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Hun Sen says will give speech to UN after 'flawed election' - Channel NewsAsia

Cambodia's Hun Sen says will give speech to UN after 'flawed election'  Channel NewsAsia

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen said on Monday he will give a speech to the United Nations General Assembly after claiming victory in a ...

6 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Is Hun Sen's dynasty built to last? - Nikkei Asian Review

Is Hun Sen's dynasty built to last?  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- As Cambodia comes to terms with many more years under the leadership of Hun Sen, the focus is now on his son Hun Manet, who is widely expecte.

1 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Hun Sen: The Blood-Drenched Opportunist of Asia - The Daily Beast

Cambodia's Hun Sen: The Blood-Drenched Opportunist of Asia  The Daily Beast

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — In a fiery speech more than three years ago Prime. Minister Hun Sen claimed credit for ridding his country of the Khmer Rouge, ...

31 Jul 2018 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen sounds death knell for Cambodian democracy - Financial Times

Hun Sen sounds death knell for Cambodian democracy  Financial Times

Ahead of Cambodia's election on Sunday, Hun Sen has been touring the kingdom with a smile on his face and the air of a victor. There is little doubt about the ...

26 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen warms seats for sons in post-election Cambodia - Nikkei Asian Review

Hun Sen warms seats for sons in post-election Cambodia  Nikkei Asian Review

PHNOM PENH -- With Prime Minister Hun Sen set to cruise to a landslide victory in Cambodia's general election on Sunday, the preservation of his dynasty, and ...

25 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

FOCUS - Cambodia's Hun Sen set for re-election after 33 years in power - FRANCE 24

FOCUS - Cambodia's Hun Sen set for re-election after 33 years in power  FRANCE 24

For the past 33 years, Prime Minister Hun Sen has ruled Cambodia with an iron fist. He now looks set for re-election in a general election on Sunday. Freedom of ...

23 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen is tempting fate in Cambodia's election - Nikkei Asian Review

Hun Sen is tempting fate in Cambodia's election  Nikkei Asian Review

Fair is foul and foul is fair in Cambodia ahead of its fifth general election since a United Nations-brokered peace agreement and a poll in 1993.The m.

17 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

PM Hun Sen says dangers averted - The Phnom Penh Post

PM Hun Sen says dangers averted  The Phnom Penh Post

Delivering a campaign speech from his home via Facebook Live on Thursday, caretaker Prime Minister Hun Sen said his Cambodian People's Party (CPP) had ...

13 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen lays out party's platform - The Phnom Penh Post

Hun Sen lays out party's platform  The Phnom Penh Post

Caretaker Prime Minister Hun Sen on Wednesday credited liberating Cambodia from the Khmer Rouge as among the reasons why people will vote for his ruling ...

12 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen promises to slash electricity prices in major populist pitch to Cambodian voters - Channel NewsAsia

Hun Sen promises to slash electricity prices in major populist pitch to Cambodian voters  Channel NewsAsia

PHNOM PENH: Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen made electricity prices - long an economic grievance of much of the population - one of the key ...

7 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Hun Sen steamrolls his way to this month's elections - Nikkei Asian Review

Cambodia's Hun Sen steamrolls his way to this month's elections  Nikkei Asian Review

HANOI -- A crowded field of 20 political parties will compete in Cambodia's general election later this month, but Prime Minister Hun Sen is on course to retain ...

6 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia’s dirty dozen: Hun Sen rules with army of usual suspects - South China Morning Post

Cambodia’s dirty dozen: Hun Sen rules with army of usual suspects  South China Morning Post

The Cambodian prime minister appears to be taking a leaf out of the history books, solidifying his power by enmeshing his party with the armed forces.

1 Jul 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

Japan plays China’s game in Cambodia. Hun Sen wins - This Week In Asia

Japan plays China’s game in Cambodia. Hun Sen wins  This Week In Asia

Japan has adopted a curious strategy to limit Chinese power in Cambodia: imitate China. But standing behind Cambodia even as its democracy crumbles is ...

9 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen detractors 'will die' - The Phnom Penh Post

Hun Sen detractors 'will die'  The Phnom Penh Post

Prime Minister Hun Sen on Wednesday said those who curse or insult him would eventually die without a plot of land to bury their bodies after being killed by ...

24 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Sanctions will not resolve the Hun Sen problem - Nikkei Asian Review

Sanctions will not resolve the Hun Sen problem  Nikkei Asian Review

What should the world do about Hun Sen? For the past year Cambodia's bellicose leader has presided over a fierce political crackdown. His government h.

7 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen fourth-most 'liked' leader: report - The Phnom Penh Post

Hun Sen fourth-most 'liked' leader: report  The Phnom Penh Post

A new report revealed on Wednesday that Prime Minister Hun Sen is the fourth-most followed head of state on Facebook, with more fans than Cambodian ...

3 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen, Cambodia’s ruler, has been in power too long - The Economist

Hun Sen, Cambodia’s ruler, has been in power too long  The Economist

A COUNTRY boy, Hun Sen gets up early and works hard. He is said to spend hours every morning on his treadmill, to counter the ravages of his earlier years as ...

22 Mar 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen vows to 'shame' Australia if pressured over political crackdown - The Guardian

Hun Sen vows to 'shame' Australia if pressured over political crackdown  The Guardian

The Cambodian prime minister has vowed to beat up protesters if they burn effigies of him at a summit of South-East Asian leaders in Sydney next month.

22 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian leader Hun Sen's Facebook 'likes' become subject of lawsuit - The Guardian

Cambodian leader Hun Sen's Facebook 'likes' become subject of lawsuit  The Guardian

The exiled Cambodian politician Sam Rainsy has filed a legal suit against Facebook, demanding it hand over any information which could prove that the ...

9 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am