Cambodia News: Khmer

Alice Pung: Close to Home: Selected Writings - The Australian

Alice Pung: Close to Home: Selected Writings  The Australian

Our birth traumas mark us forever. We lug along behind us duffel bags full of somebody elses memories. So wrote Helen Motro, the child of Holocaust survivors.

14 Dec 2018 | 7:00 am

The Cambodian designer making Barbie dolls in traditional costume - The Phnom Penh Post

The Cambodian designer making Barbie dolls in traditional costume  The Phnom Penh Post

A Cambodian IT student has turned his back on the world of computers and set his sights on something far more unusual and creative – designing traditional ...

14 Dec 2018 | 12:25 am

Kong Bora asks to return to politics - Khmer Times

Kong Bora asks to return to politics  Khmer Times

Another ex-CNRP lawmaker, Kong Bora, announced via Facebook that he will request to be allowed to re-engage in politics, upon which former CNRP leader ...

14 Dec 2018 | 12:02 am

Moo Moo Farms set to offer US-standard fresh milk - The Phnom Penh Post

Moo Moo Farms set to offer US-standard fresh milk  The Phnom Penh Post

On a tropical sweaty late morning, hundreds of black and white cattle are being kept cool by wind blowing from giant fans. Holstein-Friesian cows are a rare sight ...

13 Dec 2018 | 11:03 pm

New US deportees set to arrive - The Phnom Penh Post

New US deportees set to arrive  The Phnom Penh Post

US embassy spokesman Arend C Zwartjes confirmed on Thursday that 46 Cambodians will be deported from the US to Cambodia later this month, even as ...

13 Dec 2018 | 8:05 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

Cambodian Union Leader Indicted for Helping Produce Sex Trafficking Documentary - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodian Union Leader Indicted for Helping Produce Sex Trafficking Documentary  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodian Union Leader Rath Rott Mony, indicted for helping Russia Today produce a documentary about sex trafficking, shown here in an undated photo.

13 Dec 2018 | 4:19 pm

Authors address decline in reading - Khmer Times

Authors address decline in reading  Khmer Times

Two prominent authors are encouraging the public to get off Facebook and start reading books.

13 Dec 2018 | 12:15 pm

The singing beekeeper - Khmer Times

The singing beekeeper  Khmer Times

She's just released her third album, Vertigo, recorded in Siem Reap. It's an indie-folk music-style work inspired by Sibylle Baier, Feist, Vashti Bunyan and others ...

13 Dec 2018 | 12:10 pm

Enriching youth's musical gift - Khmer Times

Enriching youth's musical gift  Khmer Times

Cambodians have distinct talents in music. We have this unique voice quality that is both soothing and intriguing.

13 Dec 2018 | 12:05 pm

Nepal's women mountaineer journos boost tourism through photo exhibit - Khmer Times

Nepal's women mountaineer journos boost tourism through photo exhibit  Khmer Times

In a bid to contribute to Nepal's tourism through series of spectacular photos of the world's highest peak, the team of “First Women Journalists Qomolangma ...

13 Dec 2018 | 12:01 pm

Drama for Miss Cambodia behind scenes of pageant - The Phnom Penh Post

Drama for Miss Cambodia behind scenes of pageant  The Phnom Penh Post

There's drama behind the scenes at the ongoing 2018 Miss Universe Pageant in Thailand this year. A viral video making the rounds on social media seemingly ...

12 Dec 2018 | 11:03 pm

CSKA inflict heaviest ever home European defeat on Real Madrid - Khmer Times

CSKA inflict heaviest ever home European defeat on Real Madrid  Khmer Times

MADRID (Reuters) – Real Madrid suffered their heaviest ever home defeat in Europe on Wednesday when the already-qualified Spaniards were thumped 3-0 at ...

12 Dec 2018 | 5:39 pm

City agree deal to sign Steffen - Khmer Times

City agree deal to sign Steffen  Khmer Times

Man City agree a deal that will see United States international goalkeeper Zack Steffen join them from Columbus Crew next July.

12 Dec 2018 | 12:07 pm

May defies leadership revolt, warns Brexit could be in peril - Khmer Times

May defies leadership revolt, warns Brexit could be in peril  Khmer Times

May vows to fight for her job after Conservatives challenged to her leadership.

12 Dec 2018 | 12:02 pm

Dozens More Cambodian Immigrants to Be Deported From U.S., Officials Say - The New York Times

Dozens More Cambodian Immigrants to Be Deported From U.S., Officials Say  The New York Times

A new group of more than 40 deportees, many of them the children of refugees, will be the largest yet to be ejected by the Trump administration.

12 Dec 2018 | 1:41 am

Government: KNLF party move 'welcomed 100%' - The Phnom Penh Post

Government: KNLF party move 'welcomed 100%'  The Phnom Penh Post

The president of the Khmer National Liberation Front (KNLF), Sam Serey, said he expected the “procedure” to receive a royal pardon to begin soon. He had ...

11 Dec 2018 | 6:38 pm

Spurs reach last 16 as Moura snatches draw at Barca - Khmer Times

Spurs reach last 16 as Moura snatches draw at Barca  Khmer Times

BARCELONA (Reuters) – Tottenham Hotspur made it into the last 16 of the Champions League by coming from behind to grab a 1-1 draw at Barcelona on ...

11 Dec 2018 | 4:57 pm

UNPO at 2018 KKF Annual Meeting - UNPO

UNPO at 2018 KKF Annual Meeting  UNPO

Photo courtesy of Voice of Kampuchea-Krom Radio. From 7 to 9 December 2018, UNPO Member the Khmers Kampuchea-Krom Federation (KKF) hosted its ...

11 Dec 2018 | 2:55 pm

National Book Fair Renews Hope for Cambodian Literary Scene - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

National Book Fair Renews Hope for Cambodian Literary Scene  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Ouk Bonheang, 25, a young author, said the rise was due to a growing appreciation among young Cambodians for literacy.

11 Dec 2018 | 1:59 pm

Ministry says government did not shut down The Cambodia Daily - Khmer Times

Ministry says government did not shut down The Cambodia Daily  Khmer Times

The Foreign Affairs Ministry yesterday denied an accusation by The Cambodia Daily that the government closed its operations and bank account due to its ...

11 Dec 2018 | 12:13 pm

Bokator championships wrap up - Khmer Times

Bokator championships wrap up  Khmer Times

The Kun Bokator National Championship 2018 wrapped up earlier this week at the Sports Hall of the Royal University of Phnom Penh.

11 Dec 2018 | 12:06 pm

China bans older iPhones in Apple, Qualcomm battle - Khmer Times

China bans older iPhones in Apple, Qualcomm battle  Khmer Times

SAN FRANCISCO/SHANGHAI (Reuters) – A Chinese court has ordered a sales ban of some older Apple Inc iPhone models in China for violating two patents of ...

11 Dec 2018 | 12:04 pm

French borrowing costs surge on wage rises, tax cuts - Khmer Times

French borrowing costs surge on wage rises, tax cuts  Khmer Times

LONDON (Reuters) – France's 10-year borrowing costs climbed to their highest level compared with Germany in a year and a half yesterday, as French ...

11 Dec 2018 | 12:02 pm

Tea Seiha becomes Siem Reap governor - Khmer Times

Tea Seiha becomes Siem Reap governor  Khmer Times

Siem Reap Deputy Provincial Governor Tea Seiha has been promoted as new provincial governor replacing Khim Bunsong. According to Royal Decree issued ...

11 Dec 2018 | 2:56 am

Cambodia Now ‘More Free’ Than Under Khmer Rouge: Hun Sen - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia Now ‘More Free’ Than Under Khmer Rouge: Hun Sen  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen kept the bar low in a statement marking the 70th anniversary of International Human Rights Day, asserting that under his ...

10 Dec 2018 | 4:56 pm

Living near the former Khmer Rouge navy commander - Khmer Times

Living near the former Khmer Rouge navy commander  Khmer Times

Yea Ran, living in her home right in front of former Khmer Rouge navy commander.

10 Dec 2018 | 12:07 pm

Authorities deny RFA timber smuggling report - Khmer Times

Authorities deny RFA timber smuggling report  Khmer Times

Officials deny a RFA report saying that timber is being illegally smuggled to Vietnam.

10 Dec 2018 | 12:04 pm

Ghosn formally charged for financial misconduct - Khmer Times

Ghosn formally charged for financial misconduct  Khmer Times

TOKYO (Reuters) – Tokyo prosecutors officially charged ousted Nissan Motor chairman Carlos Ghosn yesterday for under-reporting his income and extended ...

10 Dec 2018 | 12:02 pm

Cambodia promotes human rights, freedom of expression, PM says - Khmer Times

Cambodia promotes human rights, freedom of expression, PM says  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen congratulated 70th anniversary of Human Rights Day saying the country fully promoted rights and freedom of expression.

10 Dec 2018 | 1:00 am

KNLF gets 'green light' to register new party - The Phnom Penh Post

KNLF gets 'green light' to register new party  The Phnom Penh Post

After having formed a “government in exile” in 2016, the Khmer National Liberation Front of Sam Serey said it will register as a legitimate political party on ...

9 Dec 2018 | 8:26 pm

News fixer held over RT sex doc - Khmer Times

News fixer held over RT sex doc  Khmer Times

A Cambodian news fixer who aided the production of a sex-trafficking documentary discredited by the government has been arrested in Bangkok by Thai ...

9 Dec 2018 | 12:19 pm

Throwing sand in one's own rice bowl - Khmer Times

Throwing sand in one's own rice bowl  Khmer Times

A year ago, the European Union offered Cambodia the option of using a unique Harmonised Systems Code (HS Code) for its Jasmine fragrant rice and white ...

9 Dec 2018 | 12:05 pm

Rothana and Em sweep KL - Khmer Times

Rothana and Em sweep KL  Khmer Times

Chan Rothana, Cambodia's premier mixed martial artist, returned to the ONE cage on Friday evening at ONE: Destiny of Champions In Kuala Lumpur with a ...

9 Dec 2018 | 12:02 pm

Khmer Times Flogs Huawei for Cambodia Telecoms - The Cambodia Daily

Khmer Times Flogs Huawei for Cambodia Telecoms  The Cambodia Daily

The pro-government Khmer Times ran a story December 7 about Chinese telecom giant Huawei with a KT byline that, while not marked as advertising, was ...

8 Dec 2018 | 7:00 pm

The Khmer Rouge Tribunal Must be Allowed to Finish its Work - The Cambodia Daily

The Khmer Rouge Tribunal Must be Allowed to Finish its Work  The Cambodia Daily

The Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia, otherwise known as the Khmer Rouge Tribunal, is confronted to a strategic, legal and political ...

7 Dec 2018 | 8:59 pm

No Chinese naval base in Cambodia - Khmer Times

No Chinese naval base in Cambodia  Khmer Times

The Prime Minister assured Vietnam that he would not allow a foreign military base to be established in the Kingdom during his meeting with Vietnamese Prime ...

7 Dec 2018 | 4:27 am

International buyers snap up new locally produced watch - The Phnom Penh Post

International buyers snap up new locally produced watch  The Phnom Penh Post

A Cambodian entrepreneur has launched a stylish high-end watch, hoping to promote the Khmer creative talent and increase demand for the Kingdom's ...

6 Dec 2018 | 8:00 pm

Cambodian Court's Appeals Review a 'Ploy' to Weaken Political Opposition - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodian Court's Appeals Review a 'Ploy' to Weaken Political Opposition  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia's Supreme Court began on Wednesday to hear an appeal against the 2017 conviction in a defamation case brought against CNRP leader Sam ...

6 Dec 2018 | 4:54 pm

How Hip-Hop continues to save lives - Khmer Times

How Hip-Hop continues to save lives  Khmer Times

With Tiny Toones, Tuy 'Kay Kay' Sobil and his team provide education, albeit not in the most traditional sense, that is meant to help keep underprivileged and ...

6 Dec 2018 | 1:20 pm

A meeting of chapei masters and artists - Khmer Times

A meeting of chapei masters and artists  Khmer Times

On November 30, 2016, the kingdom celebrated Unesco's recognition of the Chapei Dang Veng as part of the country's intangible cultural heritage.

6 Dec 2018 | 1:18 pm

Chea Vannath fighting for women's empowerment - Khmer Times

Chea Vannath fighting for women's empowerment  Khmer Times

Chea Vannath is encouraging women to participate in tackling political and social issues. Ms Vannath, who was also director of the Centre for Social ...

6 Dec 2018 | 12:14 pm

When Mirage, Pure Evil and Tribe converge - Khmer Times

When Mirage, Pure Evil and Tribe converge  Khmer Times

Siem Reap art lovers will find that all their Christmases have come at once in the next few days, thanks to cultural treats such as the Angkor Photo Festival, ...

6 Dec 2018 | 12:13 pm

fighting sexual violence through film - Khmer Times

fighting sexual violence through film  Khmer Times

It was in 2012 when the Preventing Sexual Violence Initiative (PSVI) was founded by former Foreign Secretary Lord William Hague of Richmond and United ...

6 Dec 2018 | 12:09 pm

High hopes for tourism industry's human resources - Khmer Times

High hopes for tourism industry's human resources  Khmer Times

Cambodia is home to some of the most beautiful and storied temples, mountains, waterfalls, not to mention the tangible emblems of the kingdom's history itself.

6 Dec 2018 | 12:09 pm

Celebrate literature at the 7th Cambodia Book Fair - Khmer Times

Celebrate literature at the 7th Cambodia Book Fair  Khmer Times

With the significant increase of local authors and storytellers, as well as the expanding culture of reading among Cambodian youths, there are enough reasons ...

6 Dec 2018 | 12:04 pm

Kadli and the Dancing Goats: The story of coffee - Khmer Times

Kadli and the Dancing Goats: The story of coffee  Khmer Times

Last week, Starbucks led the launching of a children's story book as part of its “Give Good 2018” campaign to spread joy to Cambodian kids. “Kadli and the ...

6 Dec 2018 | 12:03 pm

Two massage shop owners charged with procurement - Khmer Times

Two massage shop owners charged with procurement  Khmer Times

Siem Reap Provincial Court yesterday charged a woman who allegedly offered sex services in her massage shop in Siem Reap city. Major Nuon Sopheak ...

6 Dec 2018 | 12:02 pm

SAD WEDDING MUSIC - Khmer Times

SAD WEDDING MUSIC  Khmer Times

Written by Kim Pichpinun, “Sad Wedding Music” gives readers another aspect of the suffering of one person who had encountered two different miserable times ...

6 Dec 2018 | 12:01 pm

Raffles lights up Christmas Tree, lights up hope - Khmer Times

Raffles lights up Christmas Tree, lights up hope  Khmer Times

'Tis the season to be jolly, indeed! Khmer Times' Anith Adilah Othman joins the Christmas Tree lighting of Phnom Penh's Raffles Hotel Le Royal, and finds out ...

6 Dec 2018 | 12:01 pm

Huawei Cloud: Building a Fully– connected, Intelligent Cambodia - Khmer Times

Huawei Cloud: Building a Fully– connected, Intelligent Cambodia  Khmer Times

Huawei has been a driving force in Cambodia's Information and Communication Technology development for almost 20 years.” says David Li, CEO of Huawei ...

6 Dec 2018 | 12:00 pm

Government asked to ensure reopening of media outlets - Khmer Times

Government asked to ensure reopening of media outlets  Khmer Times

The United States embassy in Phnom Penh is urging the government to ensure that Radio Free Asia and Voice of America resume their work in the country ...

5 Dec 2018 | 12:11 pm

KNLF member flees Kingdom amid death threats - Khmer Times

KNLF member flees Kingdom amid death threats  Khmer Times

A Khmer National Liberation Front member freed from prison last month has fled to Thailand, claiming that he received death threats from anonymous ...

5 Dec 2018 | 12:07 pm

Groups begin Human Rights Day events - Khmer Times

Groups begin Human Rights Day events  Khmer Times

About 300 farmers launch a campaign to celebrate Human Rights Day in Svay Rieng.

5 Dec 2018 | 12:05 pm

Dakar Rally to break with tradition in Peru - Khmer Times

Dakar Rally to break with tradition in Peru  Khmer Times

LIMA (Xinhua) – More than 500 competitors from 61 countries and regions will participate in a historic edition of the Dakar Rally in Peru next month, according to ...

5 Dec 2018 | 12:02 pm

Ethnic Khmer handicraft villages strive to meet demand in Vietnam - The Phnom Penh Post

Ethnic Khmer handicraft villages strive to meet demand in Vietnam  The Phnom Penh Post

Vietnam News/ANN: THREE ethnic Khmer handicraft villages in Vietnam's Tra Vinh provinces have expanded over the past four years due to high demand and ...

4 Dec 2018 | 7:28 pm

Showcasing Khmer traditional crafts to visitors - Khmer Times

Showcasing Khmer traditional crafts to visitors  Khmer Times

To feed growing demand for Cambodian traditional works, Artisans Angkor, the biggest employer in Siem Reap province, is planning an increase in production ...

4 Dec 2018 | 12:04 pm

Man charged for hacking policeman - Khmer Times

Man charged for hacking policeman  Khmer Times

Phnom Penh Municipal Court yesterday charged a Chinese national over the hacking of a policeman and an elderly woman while high on drugs in Chamkar ...

4 Dec 2018 | 12:02 pm

RFA, Cambodia Daily May Reopen in Cambodia: Interior Minister - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

RFA, Cambodia Daily May Reopen in Cambodia: Interior Minister  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

The Cambodian government said Tuesday that Radio Free Asia is welcome to reopen its office in the capital Phnom Penh, asserting that no pressure had been ...

4 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

2 Khmer-Krom Newsletter November-December 2018 - UNPO

2 Khmer-Krom Newsletter November-December 2018  UNPO

UNPO releases the second issue of a series of newsletters dedicated to the ongoing struggle of the Khmer-Krom people. This newsletter contextualises the ...

4 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Chinese investment in Cambodia to diversify into SME finance - Khmer Times

Chinese investment in Cambodia to diversify into SME finance  Khmer Times

Chinese foreign direct investment (FDI) in Cambodia is expected to diversify into finance and banking in the near term, offering microlending services to small ...

4 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

UNPO Submits Written Information to the UN Committee Against Torture Concerning the Khmer Krom People - UNPO

UNPO Submits Written Information to the UN Committee Against Torture Concerning the Khmer Krom People  UNPO

On 12 October 2018, UNPO submitted a report to the United Nations Committee Against Torture (UNCAT) concerning the continuous grave human rights ...

3 Dec 2018 | 9:05 am

Khmer Rise Party: Preah Sihanouk governor grabbing land - The Phnom Penh Post

Khmer Rise Party: Preah Sihanouk governor grabbing land  The Phnom Penh Post

The leader of the Khmer Rise Party (KRP) on Friday submitted a report to Prime Minister Hun Sen accusing the Preah Sihanouk provincial governor of colluding ...

3 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

What Lingers After Decades of Reporting on the Cambodian Genocide - The New York Times

What Lingers After Decades of Reporting on the Cambodian Genocide  The New York Times

I had seen trauma before, but never an entire traumatized nation. All the adults I met were survivors or former killers.

30 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

A dying art, a dying culture? - Khmer Times

A dying art, a dying culture?  Khmer Times

Leather carving and shadow puppetry have been part of Cambodian culture for thousands of years. Performances used to transpire across the Kingdom ...

30 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Better, wider reading habit through digital library - Khmer Times

Better, wider reading habit through digital library  Khmer Times

Let's Read” is a regional project initiated and ran by the Asia foundation, an international organisation that works in over 10 countries including Cambodia.

30 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Institutions in the dark as to 10pm 'drum celebration' - The Phnom Penh Post

Institutions in the dark as to 10pm 'drum celebration'  The Phnom Penh Post

The government and the Minister of Education, Hang Chuon Naron, released a letter on Thursday morning which called on all educational institutions, including ...

30 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

Unesco recognises Lkhon Khol - Khmer Times

Unesco recognises Lkhon Khol  Khmer Times

Unesco yesterday added Cambodia's Lkhon Khol on its list of “intangible cultural heritage in need of urgent safeguarding” during an annual meeting of the ...

29 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Judges Split on Whether Cambodia Tribunal Can Pursue Khmer Rouge Commander - The New York Times

Judges Split on Whether Cambodia Tribunal Can Pursue Khmer Rouge Commander  The New York Times

BANGKOK — Cambodian and foreign investigating judges issued conflicting rulings on Wednesday on whether a United Nations-backed tribunal, which this ...

28 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Governor orders removal of billboard - Khmer Times

Governor orders removal of billboard  Khmer Times

Mass confusion over a Chinese-Khmer billboard advertisement on National Road 4 in Preah Sihanouk province has prompted Provincial Governor Yun Min to ...

27 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Sihanoukville authorities take down signs in bad Khmer - The Phnom Penh Post

Sihanoukville authorities take down signs in bad Khmer  The Phnom Penh Post

Sihanoukville municipal authorities pulled down shop banners at 200 locations for having spelling errors, no thanks to Google Translate. Lim Pheaktrey, a Preah ...

27 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Tourism and Hospitality: Answering the demand for skilled Khmers - Khmer Times

Tourism and Hospitality: Answering the demand for skilled Khmers  Khmer Times

The rise in number of foreign tourists in the kingdom also means an increase in the number of job opportunities for Khmers. However, has this demand for skilled ...

27 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Outbound tourism rose 30 percent during Water Festival - Khmer Times

Outbound tourism rose 30 percent during Water Festival  Khmer Times

Cambodian outbound tourism saw a 30 percent rise during this year's three-day Water Festival, while long haul destination tour packages to Europe, Australia, ...

26 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia ready to celebrate sea festival in Koh Kong - Khmer Times

Cambodia ready to celebrate sea festival in Koh Kong  Khmer Times

Cambodia is ready to celebrate the three-day Sea Festival in Koh Kong province next month while Cambodian and Thai authorities will allow their people to use ...

26 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Decades after Khmer Rouge terror, some justice - Lowell Sun

Decades after Khmer Rouge terror, some justice  Lowell Sun

Bora Chiemruom was just 1 year old in 1975 when she and her family were forced into a Khmer Rouge camp in Cambodia, and her father killed.

26 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

KEEPING SHADOW PUPPETRY ALIVE - Khmer Times

KEEPING SHADOW PUPPETRY ALIVE  Khmer Times

The Sovanna Phum Arts Association continues to stage weekly performances at the Sovanna Phum Theatre at Street 99 in Phnom Penh. With the guidance of ...

26 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Khmer Rouge tribunal: Will Chea and Samphan's appeals bring the trials to an end? - ABC News

Cambodia's Khmer Rouge tribunal: Will Chea and Samphan's appeals bring the trials to an end?  ABC News

Last week the Khmer Rouge tribunal handed down a historic verdict against two elderly leaders of the regime that claimed at least 1.7 million lives, legally ...

22 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Minister Says ‘No More Suspects’ to Be Tried for Khmer Rouge Crimes - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Minister Says ‘No More Suspects’ to Be Tried for Khmer Rouge Crimes  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Interior Minister Sar Kheng said Cambodia had agreed to only investigate crimes by the most senior Khmer Rouge leaders, which meant the work of the Khmer ...

21 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Khmer Rouge Era in the Spotlight with Guilty Verdicts - The Diplomat

Cambodia's Khmer Rouge Era in the Spotlight with Guilty Verdicts  The Diplomat

PHNOM PENH – Last week, around four decades after a Vietnamese invasion ended the tyranny of the Khmer Rouge in Cambodia, a United Nations-backed ...

21 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia says Khmer Rouge tribunal is done - Western Advocate

Cambodia says Khmer Rouge tribunal is done  Western Advocate

Cambodia has reiterated it intends to end the work of the UN-backed tribunal that last week convicted the last two surviving leaders of the Khmer Rouge of gen...

19 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

'No more Khmer Rouge leaders left to stand trial' - The Phnom Penh Post

'No more Khmer Rouge leaders left to stand trial'  The Phnom Penh Post

Friday's verdict in the trial of former Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan has been hailed as “historic” for “Cambodia and all humanity”, while ...

19 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Two remaining Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide - Lion's Roar

Two remaining Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide  Lion's Roar

The two most senior surviving leaders of the Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia were found guilty of genocide in court Friday.

19 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Minister denies naval base report - Khmer Times

Minister denies naval base report  Khmer Times

Foreign Minister Prak Sokhonn has dismissed a report stating that the government would allow a Chinese naval base to be erected in Koh Kong province.

19 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

River relocation request rejected - Khmer Times

River relocation request rejected  Khmer Times

A request from the Khmer Vietnamese Association for the Interior Ministry to delay the relcoation of Vietnames familes living on the Tonle Sap river in Kampong ...

18 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Experts weigh the record of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge tribunal - Fox News

Experts weigh the record of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge tribunal  Fox News

After spending nine years and more than $300 million to prosecute leaders of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge responsible for the deaths of 1.7 million of their ...

17 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Two of oldest-living Khmer Rouge leaders convicted, sentenced to life - UPI News

Two of oldest-living Khmer Rouge leaders convicted, sentenced to life  UPI News

Two senior leaders of the Khmer Rouge were convicted Friday for genocide that led to more than 1.7 million deaths in Cambodia after the Vietnam War.

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Authorities struggle to relocate river families - Khmer Times

Authorities struggle to relocate river families  Khmer Times

Interior Minister Sar Kheng yesterday said provincial authorities have faced challenges while relocating thousands of Khmer Cham and ethnic Vietnamese ...

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge officials found guilty of genocide - CNN

Khmer Rouge officials found guilty of genocide  CNN

Two surviving leaders of the Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia were found guilty of genocide by an international tribunal, nearly four decades after the ...

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Last Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide - CBC.ca

Last Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide  CBC.ca

The last surviving leaders of the communist Khmer Rouge regime that brutally ruled Cambodia in the 1970s were convicted of genocide, crimes against ...

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Remembering a vibrant music era - Khmer Times

Remembering a vibrant music era  Khmer Times

The 31st Tokyo International Film Festival has just concluded – but the films screened on the week-long event continue to get rave reviews. Cambodia's very ...

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge leaders guilty of genocide - The Advocate

Khmer Rouge leaders guilty of genocide  The Advocate

A UN-backed court has found two leaders of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge guilty of genocide, almost four decades after the ultra-Maoist regime which oversaw the ...

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

When the river flows backwards - Khmer Times

When the river flows backwards  Khmer Times

In Cambodia, where holidays and festivals abound, the three-day Bon Om Touk or the Water Festival that begins next week easily takes the spotlight.

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

The Latest: Last Khmer Rouge leaders get life sentences - KFVS

The Latest: Last Khmer Rouge leaders get life sentences  KFVS

The tribunal that found two former Khmer Rouge leaders guilty of genocide has sentenced them to life in prison.

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide - CNN

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide  CNN

A UN-backed court ruled that the Khmer Rouge committed genocide, a landmark verdict that is hoped will bring closure to millions of Cambodians.

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge leaders guilty of genocide, UN-backed court rules - The Irish Times

Khmer Rouge leaders guilty of genocide, UN-backed court rules  The Irish Times

Court finds 1975-79 regime targeted Cham and Vietnamese people to create 'an atheistic and homogenous society without class divisions'

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

SCG opens door of opportunities for Cambodian youth - Khmer Times

SCG opens door of opportunities for Cambodian youth  Khmer Times

A Thailand-based cement company awarded last week over 200 Khmer high school students and 10 university students with academic scholarships at the ...

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of Cambodia genocide and war crimes in historic ruling - The Independent

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of Cambodia genocide and war crimes in historic ruling  The Independent

The only two surviving leaders of Cambodia's brutal Khmer Rouge regime have been found guilty of genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes, in a ...

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Two former Khmer Rouge leaders have been found guilty of genocide for killings during group's ... | WSB-TV - WSB Atlanta

Two former Khmer Rouge leaders have been found guilty of genocide for killings during group's ... | WSB-TV  WSB Atlanta

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) - Two former Khmer Rouge leaders have been found guilty of genocide for killings during group's brutal rule of Cambodia.

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