Cambodia News: Khmer

Roots awakening - Bangkok Post

Roots awakening  Bangkok Post

On her 2016's breakout single, Muang Chut Dam, singer-songwriter Rasmee Wayrana sings vividly of her experience travelling to and performing for the first ...

20 Apr 2019 | 8:37 pm

Sihanoukville: A Cambodian City Losing Its 'Cambodian-ness' - The Diplomat

Sihanoukville: A Cambodian City Losing Its 'Cambodian-ness'  The Diplomat

Sihanoukville, the coastal city and only deep sea port of Cambodia, is no longer a sleepy, undeveloped town for backpackers. This is a fact that should be ...

19 Apr 2019 | 2:34 pm

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 | 5:45 am

'Cambodian Rock Band' a Story of Joy, Survival - WTTW News

'Cambodian Rock Band' a Story of Joy, Survival  WTTW News

Rock 'n' roll and human survival go hand-in-hand in a new production at Victory Gardens Theater. We meet some of the creative team behind the show.

18 Apr 2019 | 7:18 pm

'Cambodian Rock Band' at Victory Gardens: You're watching a breakout moment for a playwright — plus songs by Dengue Fever - Chicago Tribune

'Cambodian Rock Band' at Victory Gardens: You're watching a breakout moment for a playwright — plus songs by Dengue Fever  Chicago Tribune

The most fun you can ever have as a critic is watching a talented scribe take a great leap — in both thematic ambition and theatrical accomplishment.

18 Apr 2019 | 1:00 pm

Storm damage galore - Khmer Times

Storm damage galore  Khmer Times

More than a hundred were destroyed or damaged by storm winds in Banteay Meanchey and Siem Reap provinces during the Khmer New Year holidays.

18 Apr 2019 | 6:56 am

PM's and MoI's KNY review - Khmer Times

PM's and MoI's KNY review  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen today (April 18) praised, via Facebook, that Khmer New Year ended happily and fruitfully, and wished that all travellers return home and ...

18 Apr 2019 | 6:50 am

Sankranta festivities finished - Khmer Times

Sankranta festivities finished  Khmer Times

The Sankranta festivities (Khmer New Year) in the provinces were very well attended, very successful, and without negative incidents of any magnitude.

18 Apr 2019 | 6:46 am

Cambodians in Long Beach commemorate those who died in the country’s genocide, while seeking to move forward - Long Beach Press Telegram

Cambodians in Long Beach commemorate those who died in the country’s genocide, while seeking to move forward  Long Beach Press Telegram

It was an invitation to remember the past — while trying to move toward a more hopeful future. Long Beach's Cambodian community, the highest concentration of ...

17 Apr 2019 | 11:18 pm

52 die in traffic accidents over Khmer New Year - Khmer Times

52 die in traffic accidents over Khmer New Year  Khmer Times

The updated National Police states that from April 13 to 16 they tallied 109 traffic accidents nationwide, with 52 fatalities and 183 injured persons. The major ...

17 Apr 2019 | 2:05 am

'The nightmare will always be there:' Cambodians mark anniversary of genocide • Long Beach Post - Long Beach Post

'The nightmare will always be there:' Cambodians mark anniversary of genocide • Long Beach Post  Long Beach Post

Huoy Lor recounted the terrifying day 44-years ago when Khmer Rouge guerilla soldiers entered Phnom Penh and forced her family into the countryside.

17 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Angkor Wat Is Great and All, But It’s Time to Give Siem Reap Its Due - Bloomberg

Angkor Wat Is Great and All, But It’s Time to Give Siem Reap Its Due  Bloomberg

The famous jungle ruins may be Cambodia's crown jewel, but there's more to take in now at this tourist town, as artists, chefs, and eco-conscious hoteliers ...

17 Apr 2019 | 1:35 am

Strike Up the Band: A Review of Cambodian Rock Band at Victory Gardens Theater - Newcity Stage

Strike Up the Band: A Review of Cambodian Rock Band at Victory Gardens Theater  Newcity Stage

Hyperbole be damned, the latest from Lauren Yee may just be the best show of the year.

16 Apr 2019 | 10:09 am

UNPO: #3 Khmer-Krom Newsletter January-March 2019 - UNPO

UNPO: #3 Khmer-Krom Newsletter January-March 2019  UNPO

The UNPO releases the third of a series of newsletters dedicated to the plight of the Khmer-Krom. The *content* of the newsletter presents the upcoming ...

16 Apr 2019 | 7:35 am

UNPO, HIHR and KKF to hold Second Symposium on the Khmer-Krom's Right to Self-Determination - UNPO

UNPO, HIHR and KKF to hold Second Symposium on the Khmer-Krom's Right to Self-Determination  UNPO

On Saturday 1 June 2019, the Khmers Kampuchea-Krom Federation (KKF), the Hawaii Institute for Human Rights (HIHR) and the Unrepresented Nations and ...

16 Apr 2019 | 4:46 am

The day the nightmare started | Article - Asia Times

The day the nightmare started | Article  Asia Times

When the Khmer Rouge took over Cambodia, photographer Roland Neveu captured the start of what became a genocide.

16 Apr 2019 | 2:50 am

Discovering Authentic Khmer Cuisine In Siem Reap - The Cambodia Daily

Discovering Authentic Khmer Cuisine In Siem Reap  The Cambodia Daily

In the mid-16th century, Portuguese historian Diego de Couto wrote what is now considered the earliest account of the Angkor Archaeological Park. His writings ...

15 Apr 2019 | 8:05 pm

Khmer New Year 2019: Know Date, Significance and Celebrations of Cambodian New Year - The Cambodia Daily

Khmer New Year 2019: Know Date, Significance and Celebrations of Cambodian New Year  The Cambodia Daily

It is the time for Khmer New Year which is the Cambodian New Year. Starting April 14 to the next three days, the Khmer New Year 2019 is being celebrated.

15 Apr 2019 | 7:49 pm

PM lauds Sangranta coordinators - Khmer Times

PM lauds Sangranta coordinators  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen on Monday, via a Facebook post on April 15, praised the authorities who'd organized the Sangranta (Maha Sangran, the first of the ...

15 Apr 2019 | 3:58 am

Welcoming Khmer New Year - Khmer Times

Welcoming Khmer New Year  Khmer Times

While Cambodian people over the country and also who are living abroad are preparing to welcome upcoming New Year, the year of the pig, the ambassadors ...

14 Apr 2019 | 7:43 pm

PM: Vietnam agrees to provide additional 50MW of electricity - Khmer Times

PM: Vietnam agrees to provide additional 50MW of electricity  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen has told *Fresh* News that Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has decided to provide the additional of 50MW of electricity on ...

14 Apr 2019 | 7:38 pm

First Teaser for Animated Film 'Funan' About Cambodia's Khmer Rouge - The Cambodia Daily

First Teaser for Animated Film 'Funan' About Cambodia's Khmer Rouge  The Cambodia Daily

“You can't give up, Chou.” GKids has debuted the first official US teaser trailer for an animated film from France titled Funan, the feature directional debut of ...

12 Apr 2019 | 8:21 pm

Better vision for Cambodia - Khmer Times

Better vision for Cambodia  Khmer Times

The Kingdom has one of the lowest numbers of eye specialist doctors per capita in the world, with approximately only 50 ophthalmologists catering to its 15 ...

12 Apr 2019 | 5:44 am

Phnom Penh waste management to be disrupted during Khmer New Year - Khmer Times

Phnom Penh waste management to be disrupted during Khmer New Year  Khmer Times

City Hall has issued a statement appealing to citizens not to place rubbish on public roads because Cintri, the company handling pickups, will give its workers ...

12 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Record number of Cambodians expected to travel during Khmer New Year - Khmer Times

Record number of Cambodians expected to travel during Khmer New Year  Khmer Times

Looking to enjoy a growing offer of tourism products around the country, more Cambodians are expected to travel this year during Khmer New Year.

12 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Should I stay or should I go? - Khmer Times

Should I stay or should I go?  Khmer Times

So Khmer New Year rolls around again, and slowly Phnom Penh flickers into street parties on every block, and then empties out as folk head for the provinces, ...

11 Apr 2019 | 1:21 pm

Alcohol ad sub-decree on the table - Khmer Times

Alcohol ad sub-decree on the table  Khmer Times

The Ministry of Commerce yesterday held a meeting with the Supreme Consultative Council to discuss a sub-decree to regulate advertising for alcoholic ...

11 Apr 2019 | 1:05 pm

Prisoners to be pardoned for Khmer New Year - Khmer Times

Prisoners to be pardoned for Khmer New Year  Khmer Times

The National Commission for the Evaluation of Prisoners yesterday selected more than 100 inmates to either be pardoned by the King or have their sentences ...

11 Apr 2019 | 1:05 pm

Thousands flee fighting in Tripoli - Khmer Times

Thousands flee fighting in Tripoli  Khmer Times

TRIPOLI (Reuters) – Eastern-based forces battled troops loyal to the Tripoli government in the outskirts of Libya's capital on Wednesday as thousands of ...

11 Apr 2019 | 1:03 pm

Khmer-American Refugee Poet Describes Her Journey - News - Hamilton College News

Khmer-American Refugee Poet Describes Her Journey - News  Hamilton College News

Peuo Tuy, an award-winning Khmer-American modern poet, told her story, “Past, Present, Future Refugee Experience in America,” to a group of students in the.

11 Apr 2019 | 5:08 am

Bonn Phum: Celebration of culture & tradition - Khmer Times

Bonn Phum: Celebration of culture & tradition  Khmer Times

“ât mech ban!” or “Can't miss Bonn Phum!” trended on social media last week. Of course, young Khmers would never ever miss Bonn Phum for anything.

11 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Ex-Khmer Rouge leader Im Chaem embraces Christianity - ucanews

Ex-Khmer Rouge leader Im Chaem embraces Christianity  ucanews

Ex-Khmer Rouge leader Im Chaem embraces Christianity. Like some other elderly cadres -year-old grandma seeks solace in God's forgiveness but refuses to ...

11 Apr 2019 | 12:09 am

New Year feast highlight: Num Khmer - Khmer Times

New Year feast highlight: Num Khmer  Khmer Times

It's the time of the year in Cambodia when everyone's having epic reunions with their families and creating beautiful memories together.

10 Apr 2019 | 1:08 pm

Did you know - Khmer Times

Did you know  Khmer Times

Cambodia's biggest and most important annual festivity – Khmer New Year – is celebrated for three days every April.

10 Apr 2019 | 1:04 pm

Khmer New Year celebrated through music and dance, Post - The Phnom Penh Post

Khmer New Year celebrated through music and dance, Post  The Phnom Penh Post

THE First Khmer Music and Dance Festival 2019, which opened on April 2 in the Cuu Long (Mekong) River Delta province of Soc Trang, wrapped up on ...

10 Apr 2019 | 2:55 am

PM highlights achievements in Khmer New Year message, National - The Phnom Penh Post

PM highlights achievements in Khmer New Year message, National  The Phnom Penh Post

Prime Minister Hun Sen has wished the people well on the occasion of Khmer New Year and spoke of his strong commitment to serving the citizens by ...

10 Apr 2019 | 2:47 am

Monetary museum opens in capital - Khmer Times

Monetary museum opens in capital  Khmer Times

The Economic and Monetary Museum was officially launched yesterday to showcase information about the evolution of the financial and banking systems in the ...

9 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Ex-Khmer Rouge leader in Cambodia embraces Christianity - La Croix International

Ex-Khmer Rouge leader in Cambodia embraces Christianity  La Croix International

Im Chaem, 76, is a former cadre of the notorious Khmer Rouge who was in charge of labour operations in northwest Cambodia. (Photo by Sineat ...

9 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Ministry reminds public to safeguard health during New Year - Khmer Times

Ministry reminds public to safeguard health during New Year  Khmer Times

As millions of people are preparing to embark in a mass exodus to celebrate the upcoming Khmer New Year with their families in their hometowns, the Health ...

8 Apr 2019 | 5:41 am

Cambodian, Thai railroads to be linked this month - Khmer Times

Cambodian, Thai railroads to be linked this month  Khmer Times

The railway systems of Cambodia and Thailand will be linked later this month, Prime Minister Hun Sen said Friday. Speaking during a cabinet meeting last week ...

8 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Prime Minister celebrates Chol Chnam Thmay festival with Khmer people - Viet Nam News

Prime Minister celebrates Chol Chnam Thmay festival with Khmer people  Viet Nam News

Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc has extended best wishes to Khmer Theravada Buddhist dignitaries and followers in the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang ...

8 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Khmer Writers Association set to launch spell checker - The Phnom Penh Post

Khmer Writers Association set to launch spell checker  The Phnom Penh Post

The Khmer Writers Association and Cambodian literature lovers have volunteered to jointly launch a new online digital spell checker to verify the accuracy of ...

7 Apr 2019 | 7:56 pm

Feature: Thailand holds annual event featuring 1000-year-old Khmer history, culture - The Cambodia Daily

Feature: Thailand holds annual event featuring 1000-year-old Khmer history, culture  The Cambodia Daily

Chaloem Phra Kiat, Thailand – On the scorching Saturday afternoon, dozens of local Thai students dressing up like apsaras were dancing together on the ...

7 Apr 2019 | 7:12 pm

PM visits Khmer Theravada Buddhist Academy | Vietnam+ - http://en.vietnamplus.vn/

PM visits Khmer Theravada Buddhist Academy | Vietnam+  http://en.vietnamplus.vn/

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at the Khmer Theravada Buddhist Academy (Source: VNA). Can Tho (VNA) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc visited and ...

7 Apr 2019 | 4:19 am

Homeward bound on the holidays - Khmer Times

Homeward bound on the holidays  Khmer Times

The Prime Minister announced on Thursday night that 120 buses are allotted to take citizens, who wish to travel home for Khmer New Year, from the capital to ...

6 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's David Copperfield - Khmer Times

Cambodia's David Copperfield  Khmer Times

Almost everyone in Cambodia loves magic tricks. They also want to learn a few tricks to impress their classmates or colleagues, or give performances at parties.

5 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Khmer-Thai QR connection - Khmer Times

Khmer-Thai QR connection  Khmer Times

The National Bank of Cambodia (NBC) and the Bank of Thailand (BOT) made an official presentation of the "Interoperable QR Payment" connection between ...

5 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Free train ride this Khmer New Year - Khmer Times

Free train ride this Khmer New Year  Khmer Times

The Royal Railway and Ministry of Public Works and Transport announced that train rides from April 14, Sunday to April 16, Tuesday will be free of charge in ...

5 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

NagaWorld showcases Cambodia's best - Khmer Times

NagaWorld showcases Cambodia's best  Khmer Times

Usher in Khmer New Year with your loved ones at NagaWorld.

4 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Slaprea 2019: Love for food, love for nature - Khmer Times

Slaprea 2019: Love for food, love for nature  Khmer Times

Bigger and better, Slaprea 2019 gave yet again another weekend filled with fun, tasty and diverse food for locals and foreigners at the Olympic Stadium.

4 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Economy to grow at 7 percent this year: ADB - Khmer Times

Economy to grow at 7 percent this year: ADB  Khmer Times

Cambodia's economy is projected to grow at 7 percent this year and will slow down slightly in 2020 following a deceleration of economic growth in the country's ...

4 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

No Angkor Sankranta this year - Khmer Times

No Angkor Sankranta this year  Khmer Times

The Union of Youth Federations of Cambodia says it would not hold the Angkor Sankranta celebration this year in Siem Reap.

4 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Hun Manet returns from Thailand after meeting - Khmer Times

Hun Manet returns from Thailand after meeting  Khmer Times

Lieutenant General Hun Manet ended his three-day trip to Bangkok.

3 Apr 2019 | 1:13 pm

Ministry says Cambodia will have to export its oil - Khmer Times

Ministry says Cambodia will have to export its oil  Khmer Times

Lacking the infrastructure needed to process the commodity, Cambodia will have to sell its crude oil when it starts producing later this year, the Ministry of Mines ...

3 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Pheng Vannak in hot water over comments - Khmer Times

Pheng Vannak in hot water over comments  Khmer Times

Phnom Penh Municipal Court yesterday charged Facebook personality Pheng Vannak with defamation and incitement over posts on his Facebook page.

3 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Why cultural connectivity matters - Khmer Times

Why cultural connectivity matters  Khmer Times

The newly launched Asian Cultural Council devotes its efforts and resources to promote cultural exchanges and build interfaith harmony in Asia. To support its ...

3 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodian refugees facing deportation - Khmer Times

Cambodian refugees facing deportation  Khmer Times

45 Cambodian refugees convicted for crimes in the US are facing deportation.

3 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Chroy Changva bridge opens - Khmer Times

Chroy Changva bridge opens  Khmer Times

Chroy Changva bridge I, commonly known as the Cambodian-Japanese Friendship bridge on Wednesday opens to ease traffic flow after its repairs.

3 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

New Miss Cambodia aims for the Universal Crown - Khmer Times

New Miss Cambodia aims for the Universal Crown  Khmer Times

After weeks of intense competition, Miss Universe Cambodia 2019 finally found its rightful winner, the woman who will bear the country's flag and compete for ...

2 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

City Hall issues Khmer New Year regulations for public order - Khmer Times

City Hall issues Khmer New Year regulations for public order  Khmer Times

City Hall reminds residents to think of their safety in the Khmer New Year.

2 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Royal Railway 'not terminated': PM - Khmer Times

Royal Railway 'not terminated': PM  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen yesterday backtracked on a previous statement saying the government will end Royal Railway's contract managing the country's ...

2 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Traffic police urge motorists not to flee accidents - Khmer Times

Traffic police urge motorists not to flee accidents  Khmer Times

Traffic Police Department calls on motorists to refrain from fleeing accident scenes.

2 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen blasts US government for 1970 coup - Khmer Times

Hun Sen blasts US government for 1970 coup  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen yesterday blasted the United States for rallying behind the removal of Prince Norodom Sihanouk in 1970 and accused it of supporting ...

2 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen warns of bad weather - Khmer Times

Hun Sen warns of bad weather  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen yesterday appealed to villagers to be careful because despite the current dry season, strong winds and lightning strikes still occur during ...

2 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

'Apsara In New York' is a beautiful tribute to the Khmer American community - The Michigan Daily

'Apsara In New York' is a beautiful tribute to the Khmer American community  The Michigan Daily

Svay's poetry depicts her experiences in a startlingly vivid and emotional way. It is easy to feel her annoyance at being repeatedly mistaken as Chinese and her ...

2 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Court charges teen over fatal hit-and-run - Khmer Times

Court charges teen over fatal hit-and-run  Khmer Times

Phnom Penh Municipal Court on Friday charged a motorist over the hit-and-run death of a female university student after she turned herself in to police and was ...

1 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Pool renovations set for completion - Khmer Times

Pool renovations set for completion  Khmer Times

Officials from the Ministry of Public Works and Transport and the Khmer Swimming Federation yesterday inspected renovations at the swimming pools of the ...

1 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen allows exiled government critic to return - Khmer Times

Hun Sen allows exiled government critic to return  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen has allowed exiled government critic Lu Lay Sreng to return to the Kingdom before the Khmer New Year after his request. On Friday, Mr ...

1 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Khmer-Vietnam association consolidates operation - The Cambodia Daily

Khmer-Vietnam association consolidates operation  The Cambodia Daily

Phnom Penh – The Khmer-Vietnam Association in Cambodia will continue to keep a close watch on the situation of Vietnamese Cambodians, especially those ...

31 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Free trains to S'ville and Poipet for KNY - Khmer Times

Free trains to S'ville and Poipet for KNY  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen announced at the Government-Private Sector Forum (G-PSF) on Friday, March 29, that all citizens will be able to ride the trains from ...

30 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Majority of deaths in Kingdom caused by NCDs - Khmer Times

Majority of deaths in Kingdom caused by NCDs  Khmer Times

The Health Ministry yesterday said that 64 percent of deaths in the Kingdom are caused by non-communicable diseases. Or Vandine, a ministry secretary of ...

29 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Scrapping public holidays - Khmer Times

Scrapping public holidays  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen today, March 29, decided to eliminate seven public/bank holidays as of 2020 in a bid to ease business' concerns over productivity.

29 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

In US, Traditional Khmer Dance Unites Cambodian-American Community - VOA Khmer

In US, Traditional Khmer Dance Unites Cambodian-American Community  VOA Khmer

For nearly 40 years, a Cambodian-American couple have been preserving a unique traditional dance in the Washington D.C. area in an effort to present what ...

29 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Document signed to address food security and nutrition - Khmer Times

Document signed to address food security and nutrition  Khmer Times

Representatives of the United Nations' World Food Programme yesterday signed a Letter of Understanding with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in order to ...

29 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

On what basis will there be national reconciliation? - Khmer Times

On what basis will there be national reconciliation?  Khmer Times

A few days ago, former parliamentarians of the late CNRP launched a call for national reconciliation, mentioning in particular the very short episode of the ...

29 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Ajinomoto enhances traditional Khmer food in Cambodia - Hindustan Times

Ajinomoto enhances traditional Khmer food in Cambodia  Hindustan Times

Traditional Khmer cuisine consists of a variety of food that can be seen in the market. An umami seasoning “Ajinomoto” - produced by a leading food company ...

29 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Princess of the Shooting Range - Khmer Times

Princess of the Shooting Range  Khmer Times

Shooting is not just a sport. It is an art that requires high level of concentration, accuracy, speed and strength.

28 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Students pass Japan Government Scholarships - Khmer Times

Students pass Japan Government Scholarships  Khmer Times

The Japanese government has always been active in giving full assistance to Cambodia's education sector. In fact, about 110 Khmer students have received ...

28 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

'Khmer Empire' party name illegal - Khmer Times

'Khmer Empire' party name illegal  Khmer Times

Interior Minister has tells recently-pardoned Real Camerin that the name of his proposed new party has to be changed.

28 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia has repaid 8 percent of its debt: report - Khmer Times

Cambodia has repaid 8 percent of its debt: report  Khmer Times

From 1993 to 2018, the government repaid $1.3 billion of its debt to development partners, roughly 8 percent of the country's external debt, according to an ...

28 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia: Between 'democracy' and 'development' - Khmer Times

Cambodia: Between 'democracy' and 'development'  Khmer Times

Cambodia has a vision to become an upper-middle-income country by 2030 and a high-income economy by 2050. Nonetheless, this vision has met many ...

28 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

PM highlights hit-and-run that killed promising young student - Khmer Times

PM highlights hit-and-run that killed promising young student  Khmer Times

After PM personally orders police to identify and arrest motorists suspected of killing a promising young university student in Phnom Penh.

28 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Khmer medical book launched - Khmer Times

Khmer medical book launched  Khmer Times

To help medical students and professionals to better understand health issues, diseases and case studies, Healthtime Pro launched its first part of 'Pathology ...

28 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen fires back at the EU and US over democracy - Khmer Times

Hun Sen fires back at the EU and US over democracy  Khmer Times

In response to calls from the European Union and the United States for Cambodia to respect democracy and human rights, Prime Minister Hun Sen yesterday ...

27 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

China to do feasibility study for monorail - Khmer Times

China to do feasibility study for monorail  Khmer Times

Chinese experts will conduct a feasibility study for a monorail project in Phnom Penh.

27 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodian-Japanese Friendship bridge to be re-opened next month - Khmer Times

Cambodian-Japanese Friendship bridge to be re-opened next month  Khmer Times

The Cambodian-Japanese Friendship Bridge will be temporarily opened to ease traffic flow during Khmer New Year next month.

27 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Life sentence for Thong Sarath over murder of Ung Meng Chue - Khmer Times

Life sentence for Thong Sarath over murder of Ung Meng Chue  Khmer Times

Phnom Penh Municipal Court convicted and sentenced property tycoon Thong Sarath and his four bodyguards to life in prison for the murder of tycoon Ung ...

26 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

VIDEO : Golden Dragon ends after live fire - Khmer Times

VIDEO : Golden Dragon ends after live fire  Khmer Times

China and Cambodia yesterday ended their largest-ever joint military exercise “Golden Dragon 2019” held in Kampot province's Chum Kiri district after more ...

26 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Insurance industry sees 30 percent growth in premiums - Khmer Times

Insurance industry sees 30 percent growth in premiums  Khmer Times

The total gross premium in the insurance industry rose 30 percent last year, mostly driven by life insurance sales, the Insurance Association of Cambodia (IAC) ...

26 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Backing riel over greenback - Khmer Times

Backing riel over greenback  Khmer Times

Private sector financial institutions have urged the government to rein in some banks and microfinance institutions which are still promoting the US dollar instead ...

26 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Four admit trafficking women for marriage - Khmer Times

Four admit trafficking women for marriage  Khmer Times

Four people went on trial accused of trafficking 30 women from Cambodia to China to marry Chinese men.

26 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

“Stronger confidence on Khmer riel.”, Supplements, Special Reports - The Phnom Penh Post

“Stronger confidence on Khmer riel.”, Supplements, Special Reports  The Phnom Penh Post

As NBC spearheads the riel agenda to promote wider usage of the currency, its Governor H.E. Chea Chanto told The Post that it will be a long-haul to achieve ...

25 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Thais vote in long-delayed polls - Khmer Times

Thais vote in long-delayed polls  Khmer Times

BANGKOK (Reuters) – Thai voters went to the polls yesterday in a long-delayed election following a 2014 coup, a race that pits a military junta chief seeking to ...

25 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia to buy 200 megawatts from Laos - Khmer Times

Cambodia to buy 200 megawatts from Laos  Khmer Times

Cambodia will buy 200 megawatts from Laos to feed rising demand for power in the Kingdom. Electricite du Cambodge has signed an agreement to purchase ...

25 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Nokor Tep women's hospital launched in Phnom Penh - Khmer Times

Nokor Tep women's hospital launched in Phnom Penh  Khmer Times

The Women's Affairs Ministry last week launched the Nokor Tep hospital in Dangkor district in a bid to provide female reproductive services to those less ...

25 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

World Poetry Day: Rhyming and Chiming and the Khmer Metres - Ricochet.com

World Poetry Day: Rhyming and Chiming and the Khmer Metres  Ricochet.com

Today is World Poetry Day and to celebrate the occasion, I am introducing you to Khmer versification. But first, a brief lesson on the Khmer language.

22 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Khmer Crafts and Food Festival empowering Cambodian women - The Cambodia Daily

Khmer Crafts and Food Festival empowering Cambodian women  The Cambodia Daily

It is almost once again time for the annual Khmer Crafts and Food Festival (KCFF) in Phnom Penh. This rapidly growing event aims to promote Khmer culture as ...

30 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge fall still dominates Cambodian politics 40 years on - Al Jazeera English

Khmer Rouge fall still dominates Cambodian politics 40 years on  Al Jazeera English

Large celebrations set to take place in Cambodian capital to mark 40th anniversary of 'Victory Over Genocide Day'.

6 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge verdict: 'I live next to my torturer' - BBC News

Khmer Rouge verdict: 'I live next to my torturer'  BBC News

After 12 years in operation, the UN-backed Khmer Rouge Tribunal in Cambodia on Friday delivered what will likely be its final verdict. But away from the ...

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am