Cambodia News: Phnom Penh Post

Ex-CNRP official pleads for release - The Phnom Penh Post

Ex-CNRP official pleads for release  The Phnom Penh Post

The former second deputy chief of Poipet commune in Banteay Meanchey province, who was sentenced to five years behind bars last year for leading a violent ...

18 Sep 2019 | 11:24 pm

Ampil community asks Svay Rieng court to drop land dispute case - The Phnom Penh Post

Ampil community asks Svay Rieng court to drop land dispute case  The Phnom Penh Post

Some 100 protestors stood outside the Svay Rieng Provincial Court on Tuesday as community representatives from Romeas Hek district's Ampil commune in ...

18 Sep 2019 | 11:24 pm

Mondulkiri Funcinpec office sold for $600K amid controversy - The Phnom Penh Post

Mondulkiri Funcinpec office sold for $600K amid controversy  The Phnom Penh Post

A Funcinpec party headquarters in Banlung town, Mondulkiri province, has been sold for $600000 to a gold mine owner in Keo Seima district. The seller has ...

18 Sep 2019 | 11:13 pm

People flee Sumatra's 'unbearable' smog - The Phnom Penh Post

People flee Sumatra's 'unbearable' smog  The Phnom Penh Post

Fatimahtuzzuhra El-Karim and her family have abandoned their house in a residential area of Kampar regency, Riau, and fled to the Indonesian city of Binjai in ...

18 Sep 2019 | 4:22 pm

Taliban bombers rock Afghanistan - The Phnom Penh Post

Taliban bombers rock Afghanistan  The Phnom Penh Post

Taliban suicide bombers killed at least 48 people and wounded dozens more in three blasts on Tuesday and Wednesday – one at a campaign rally for the ...

18 Sep 2019 | 12:39 pm

Man detained in Prey Sar for defrauding $20K - The Phnom Penh Post

Man detained in Prey Sar for defrauding $20K  The Phnom Penh Post

The Phnom Penh Municipal Court on Wednesday placed a Ministry of Interior official in pre-trial detention after he was arrested on Tuesday afternoon for ...

18 Sep 2019 | 12:34 pm

Bao Mai casino owner to settle unpaid wages - The Phnom Penh Post

Bao Mai casino owner to settle unpaid wages  The Phnom Penh Post

Around 300 staff of Baomai Resort and Casino, which has currently ceased operations, protested a second time to demand more than $170000 in outstanding ...

18 Sep 2019 | 12:34 pm

Governor accused of land grabbing - The Phnom Penh Post

Governor accused of land grabbing  The Phnom Penh Post

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

18 Sep 2019 | 12:34 pm

Sar Kheng denies Pchum Ben celebrations prevention order - The Phnom Penh Post

Sar Kheng denies Pchum Ben celebrations prevention order  The Phnom Penh Post

Minister of Interior Sar Kheng has denied ordering provincial and municipal governors to instruct the police to prevent the public from celebrating the 15-day ...

18 Sep 2019 | 12:34 pm

Ministry unveils pilot PES programme - The Phnom Penh Post

Ministry unveils pilot PES programme  The Phnom Penh Post

The Ministry of Environment and development partners announced on Tuesday a pilot “Payment for Ecosystem Services” (PES) programme for Phnom Kulen ...

18 Sep 2019 | 12:25 pm

Police hunting four men after S'ville karaoke raid - The Phnom Penh Post

Police hunting four men after S'ville karaoke raid  The Phnom Penh Post

The Preah Sihanouk provincial Military Police are on the hunt for four Chinese men who evaded arrest after a violent robbery at a karaoke bar in which six ...

18 Sep 2019 | 12:25 pm

India offers 1000 PhD fellowships to Asean - The Phnom Penh Post

India offers 1000 PhD fellowships to Asean  The Phnom Penh Post

India has offered 1000 PhD fellowships for Asean students to study at prestigious Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs).

18 Sep 2019 | 12:25 pm

Buddhist pilgrimage to end in Siem Reap - The Phnom Penh Post

Buddhist pilgrimage to end in Siem Reap  The Phnom Penh Post

The Thailand-based Bodhigayavijjalaya 980 Institute announced on Wednesday that its second Dharmayatra in October is to end in the Kingdom's Siem Reap ...

18 Sep 2019 | 12:15 pm

Pailin village chief is grilled over land grab in Battambang - The Phnom Penh Post

Pailin village chief is grilled over land grab in Battambang  The Phnom Penh Post

The Battambang Provincial Court on Wednesday continued to question a village chief from Pailin province who was arrested for allegedly grabbing and selling ...

18 Sep 2019 | 12:15 pm

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

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

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

18 Sep 2019 | 11:04 am

K Chhnang pottery to get boost - The Phnom Penh Post

K Chhnang pottery to get boost  The Phnom Penh Post

The Ministry of Commerce plans to promote the development of pottery products in Kampong Chhnang province, which currently has a small market.

18 Sep 2019 | 11:04 am

SK officially drops Japan from 'white list' in trade row - The Phnom Penh Post

SK officially drops Japan from 'white list' in trade row  The Phnom Penh Post

South korea on Wednesday officially dropped Japan from its “white list” of trusted trade partners, the latest move in a bitter row stemming from Tokyo's use of ...

18 Sep 2019 | 11:04 am

Airbus ups estimate for new plane demand - The Phnom Penh Post

Airbus ups estimate for new plane demand  The Phnom Penh Post

Airbus on Wednesday increased its estimate of the number of new aircraft needed over the coming two decades as airlines seek more fuel-efficient planes even ...

18 Sep 2019 | 11:03 am

Cambodia, Thailand ink MoU to connect capital markets - The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia, Thailand ink MoU to connect capital markets  The Phnom Penh Post

The Securities and Exchange Commission of Cambodia (SECC) and Thailand's Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC Thailand) on Tuesday signed a ...

18 Sep 2019 | 10:59 am

VN is urged to tighten origin rules to avoid investigations - The Phnom Penh Post

VN is urged to tighten origin rules to avoid investigations  The Phnom Penh Post

Some Vietnamese exports have been investigated for origin fraud and tax evasion, which requires tougher action from the Vietnamese government to settle the ...

18 Sep 2019 | 10:59 am

Laos and Vietnam central banks bolster cooperation - The Phnom Penh Post

Laos and Vietnam central banks bolster cooperation  The Phnom Penh Post

The central banks of Laos and Vietnam will enhance bilateral cooperation in information technology, technical matters and other important areas related to ...

18 Sep 2019 | 10:59 am

Cambuild'19 exhibits property in Kingdom - The Phnom Penh Post

Cambuild'19 exhibits property in Kingdom  The Phnom Penh Post

Cambuild'19, an annual international building and construction industry exhibition, attracted more participants this year, amid growth in the Kingdom's real ...

18 Sep 2019 | 10:47 am

US Fed signals rate cut as market odds fluctuate - The Phnom Penh Post

US Fed signals rate cut as market odds fluctuate  The Phnom Penh Post

Expectations were high for the US Federal Reserve (Fed) to deliver the year's second interest rate cut on Wednesday as members conclude a hotly-anticipated ...

18 Sep 2019 | 10:47 am

Home prices stay stable in major Chinese cities - The Phnom Penh Post

Home prices stay stable in major Chinese cities  The Phnom Penh Post

China's property market maintained steady development last month, as housing prices remained stable in major cities. On Tuesday, China's National Bureau of ...

18 Sep 2019 | 10:47 am

'My quest': Indian star Priyanka Chopra brings Bollywood to Toronto - The Phnom Penh Post

'My quest': Indian star Priyanka Chopra brings Bollywood to Toronto  The Phnom Penh Post

No Indian star has made a bigger splash in Hollywood than Priyanka Chopra – and the Baywatch actress said she is on a quest to shatter myths about ...

18 Sep 2019 | 10:36 am

Cargo plane, four passengers feared lost in Indonesia's Papua province - The Phnom Penh Post

Cargo plane, four passengers feared lost in Indonesia's Papua province  The Phnom Penh Post

An indonesian cargo plane with four passengers on board lost contact with air traffic control on Wednesday, an official said, the latest incident to hit the country's ...

18 Sep 2019 | 10:36 am

Trudeau reassures allies over intelligence breach - The Phnom Penh Post

Trudeau reassures allies over intelligence breach  The Phnom Penh Post

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Tuesday sought to reassure allies after a senior police intelligence officer was accused of stealing highly classified ...

18 Sep 2019 | 10:36 am

The Battambang boutique hotel that has hosted A-list celebrities - The Phnom Penh Post

The Battambang boutique hotel that has hosted A-list celebrities  The Phnom Penh Post

Other than being known as an art-hub, Battambang province is also famous for its beautiful colonial buildings, as well as being the setting for the Angelina ...

18 Sep 2019 | 10:29 am

SE Asian manufacturing sees opportunity in Sino-US row - The Phnom Penh Post

SE Asian manufacturing sees opportunity in Sino-US row  The Phnom Penh Post

Southeast Asian countries are intensifying their efforts to attract companies planning to move production bases outside China, as the US and China have ...

18 Sep 2019 | 8:26 am

Competition in VN airline industry set to intensify - The Phnom Penh Post

Competition in VN airline industry set to intensify  The Phnom Penh Post

Increasing numbers of airlines and aircraft are putting serious pressure on Vietnam's aviation infrastructure. As competition for market share and skilled labour ...

18 Sep 2019 | 8:26 am

Budweiser maker revives Hong Kong IPO plan - The Phnom Penh Post

Budweiser maker revives Hong Kong IPO plan  The Phnom Penh Post

The maker of Budweiser and Stella Artois beers has revived plans to list its Asia unit in Hong Kong, saying it wants to raise almost $5 billion in what would be the ...

18 Sep 2019 | 8:17 am

The exit of 'hardliner' Bolton - The Phnom Penh Post

The exit of 'hardliner' Bolton  The Phnom Penh Post

Donald Trump has got rid of a hardliner with the dismissal of John Bolton, the president's third National Security Advisor in less than four years in power.

18 Sep 2019 | 8:11 am

Facebook taps London police to stop terrorism live streams - The Phnom Penh Post

Facebook taps London police to stop terrorism live streams  The Phnom Penh Post

Facebook on Tuesday teamed up with the London police as part of a ramped-up effort to thwart live-streams of terror attacks such as the New Zealand mosque ...

18 Sep 2019 | 8:11 am

Tight race in Israeli elections - The Phnom Penh Post

Tight race in Israeli elections  The Phnom Penh Post

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his main challenger Benny Gantz were deadlocked with nearly all votes from the country's general election ...

18 Sep 2019 | 8:11 am

Lord of the Rings show to start filming in New Zealand - The Phnom Penh Post

Lord of the Rings show to start filming in New Zealand  The Phnom Penh Post

US-based streaming giant Amazon announced on Wednesday its big-budget Lord of the Rings series will within months start filming in New Zealand, home to ...

18 Sep 2019 | 8:08 am

Nettles with British royal roots hit London Fashion Week catwalks - The Phnom Penh Post

Nettles with British royal roots hit London Fashion Week catwalks  The Phnom Penh Post

Fashion models wearing dresses made from nettles harvested at Prince Charles's country estate in southwest England took to the runway in one of this year's ...

18 Sep 2019 | 8:08 am

The Rohingya conundrum - The Phnom Penh Post

The Rohingya conundrum  The Phnom Penh Post

'I love to play football,” Abdul, 12, tells me as I gaze at the vast expanse of bamboo and tarpaulin shelters in this monsoon countryside. Inquisitive, and perhaps ...

18 Sep 2019 | 8:06 am

KTM replace Zarco with Kallio for end of season - The Phnom Penh Post

KTM replace Zarco with Kallio for end of season  The Phnom Penh Post

The KTM MotoGP team abruptly ended their troubled relationship with Johann Zarco on Tuesday saying they would replace the French rider with Finnish ...

18 Sep 2019 | 7:55 am

Giants axe Manning following poor start - The Phnom Penh Post

Giants axe Manning following poor start  The Phnom Penh Post

The New York Giants axed Eli Manning as starting quarterback on Tuesday, the two-time Super Bowl winner paying the price for the franchise's sluggish start to ...

18 Sep 2019 | 7:55 am

United, Arsenal carry English hopes in Europa League - The Phnom Penh Post

United, Arsenal carry English hopes in Europa League  The Phnom Penh Post

Manchester United and last year's finalists Arsenal headline an English trio that also features Europa League newcomers Wolves while record five-time ...

18 Sep 2019 | 7:55 am

Baby oil, shampoo – remedies for Japan's weather - The Phnom Penh Post

Baby oil, shampoo – remedies for Japan's weather  The Phnom Penh Post

Shampoo and baby oil have become essentials in the training kit in the build-up to the Rugby World Cup as Japan's unpredictable weather threatens to have a ...

18 Sep 2019 | 7:55 am

Hamilton eyes Singapore hat-trick through haze - The Phnom Penh Post

Hamilton eyes Singapore hat-trick through haze  The Phnom Penh Post

Lewis Hamilton will be hoping his march towards a sixth Formula One world title around the streets of hazy Singapore this week is not affected by smoke from ...

18 Sep 2019 | 7:55 am

Who will win the Rugby World Cup? - The Phnom Penh Post

Who will win the Rugby World Cup?  The Phnom Penh Post

The 2019 edition of the Rugby World Cup, which kicks off in Japan on Friday with the final to be held in Yokohama on November 2, is being hailed as the most ...

18 Sep 2019 | 7:55 am

Holders Liverpool, Chelsea lose Champions League openers - The Phnom Penh Post

Holders Liverpool, Chelsea lose Champions League openers  The Phnom Penh Post

Holders Liverpool began their defence of the Champions League trophy with a defeat against Napoli on Tuesday, while one missed spot-kick condemned ...

18 Sep 2019 | 7:48 am

'Support of CNRP return online will lead to arrest' - The Phnom Penh Post

'Support of CNRP return online will lead to arrest'  The Phnom Penh Post

Anyone posting messages supporting the return of Sam Rainsy, the “acting president” of the Supreme Court-dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party ...

18 Sep 2019 | 6:18 am

'Kun l'bokator is not difficult to practice' - The Phnom Penh Post

'Kun l'bokator is not difficult to practice'  The Phnom Penh Post

Kun l'bokator is not just a fighting technique, but also a way of life and tradition. Cambodia's master Vy Tara is dedicated to keeping the Angkorian-era martial art ...

18 Sep 2019 | 3:39 am

AI or Mahler? Austrian orchestra performs symphony with a twist - The Phnom Penh Post

AI or Mahler? Austrian orchestra performs symphony with a twist  The Phnom Penh Post

Can artificial intelligence turn out symphonies to match one of the greats of classical music? That was the question posed by one unusual orchestra performance ...

18 Sep 2019 | 12:10 am

Slide in Singapore non-oil exports slows to 8.9% drop - The Phnom Penh Post

Slide in Singapore non-oil exports slows to 8.9% drop  The Phnom Penh Post

Singapore's non-oil domestic exports (Nodx) fell 8.9 per cent last month from a year ago, breaking a five-month-long slump of double-digit declines, according to ...

17 Sep 2019 | 11:52 pm

Tech innovator Cambodian girls create prize-winning poetry app - The Phnom Penh Post

Tech innovator Cambodian girls create prize-winning poetry app  The Phnom Penh Post

The creation of five girls aged 13 and 14, LiterTree is a team dedicated to one sole purpose – the preservation of Khmer poetry, which is at risk of being forgotten ...

17 Sep 2019 | 11:44 pm

'Stop speaking and act', UK's Johnson told - The Phnom Penh Post

'Stop speaking and act', UK's Johnson told  The Phnom Penh Post

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson failed to convince EU leaders on Monday that he has a serious plan for a Brexit deal and then ducked out of a planned ...

17 Sep 2019 | 12:55 pm

Hun Sen's ambitious plan for migrant benefits endorsed - The Phnom Penh Post

Hun Sen's ambitious plan for migrant benefits endorsed  The Phnom Penh Post

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

17 Sep 2019 | 12:44 pm

Illegally imported plastic waste returned back to US, Canada - The Phnom Penh Post

Illegally imported plastic waste returned back to US, Canada  The Phnom Penh Post

All the 83 containers of plastic waste illegally imported into Cambodia by Chungyuen Plastic Manufacture Co Ltd have been returned to their originating ...

17 Sep 2019 | 12:41 pm

Police conduct raid on Orchid massage parlour - The Phnom Penh Post

Police conduct raid on Orchid massage parlour  The Phnom Penh Post

Thirty-seven people, including three minors, were detained after Phnom Penh Municipal Police and the Department of Anti-Human Trafficking and Juvenile ...

17 Sep 2019 | 12:41 pm

Two feared dead after flash flood - The Phnom Penh Post

Two feared dead after flash flood  The Phnom Penh Post

Two villagers from Ta Tork commune in Battambang province's Samlot district are feared dead after they went missing on Monday morning when flash floods ...

17 Sep 2019 | 12:36 pm

Ministry to launch budget training programme for commune officials - The Phnom Penh Post

Ministry to launch budget training programme for commune officials  The Phnom Penh Post

Starting next year, specialists from the Ministry of Economy and Finance will run a training course on efficient budget management for officials in 1648 ...

17 Sep 2019 | 12:33 pm

Registered bus companies are losing money to illegal operators - The Phnom Penh Post

Registered bus companies are losing money to illegal operators  The Phnom Penh Post

Transportation industry insiders say that individual operators are cannibalising their sales as fewer passengers choose to ride with registered companies.

17 Sep 2019 | 12:32 pm

Government unveils tourism masterplan to increase visitors - The Phnom Penh Post

Government unveils tourism masterplan to increase visitors  The Phnom Penh Post

The government is set to roll out the Four-Strategic Plan for Tourism Development aimed at reviving tourism in the Kingdom's northern provinces, ...

17 Sep 2019 | 12:12 pm

Thailand's northeast submerged after storms - The Phnom Penh Post

Thailand's northeast submerged after storms  The Phnom Penh Post

Much of Thailand's northeastern region remains flooded, two weeks after being hit by tropical storms Podul and Kajiki which have left 33 people dead and four ...

17 Sep 2019 | 11:36 am

De Klerk not expecting bad hair day against NZ - The Phnom Penh Post

De Klerk not expecting bad hair day against NZ  The Phnom Penh Post

Scrum-half Faf de Klerk said overseas experience could make all the difference for South Africa in this weekend's sizzling World Cup clash with New Zealand ...

17 Sep 2019 | 10:03 am

President Bolsonaro leaves hospital after five-hour procedure - The Phnom Penh Post

President Bolsonaro leaves hospital after five-hour procedure  The Phnom Penh Post

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro left hospital Monday eight days after another operation on his stomach following his stabbing at a campaign rally last year.

17 Sep 2019 | 8:22 am

Nearly all Ecuadorians have data stolen after massive server breach - The Phnom Penh Post

Nearly all Ecuadorians have data stolen after massive server breach  The Phnom Penh Post

Almost the entire population of Ecuador had their data leaked online, security experts said on Monday – the Ecuadorian government acknowledged the massive ...

17 Sep 2019 | 8:12 am

Trump rages as NY Times clarifies Kavanaugh story - The Phnom Penh Post

Trump rages as NY Times clarifies Kavanaugh story  The Phnom Penh Post

US president Donald Trump blasted the New York Times on Monday after it updated a story detailing a previously unreported accusation of sexual misconduct ...

17 Sep 2019 | 8:12 am

Violence in Hong Kong continues over 15th weekend - The Phnom Penh Post

Violence in Hong Kong continues over 15th weekend  The Phnom Penh Post

Pro-democracy protesters on Sunday pushed Hong Kong through its 15th consecutive weekend of disturbances that began over an extradition bill in June, even ...

17 Sep 2019 | 1:05 am

Land director removed after probe - The Phnom Penh Post

Land director removed after probe  The Phnom Penh Post

The director of the Banteay Meanchey provincial Department of Land Management, Urban Planning, Construction and Cadastre, Prak Poly, will be removed ...

16 Sep 2019 | 12:36 pm

Military officials told to return crime-linked property to courts - The Phnom Penh Post

Military officials told to return crime-linked property to courts  The Phnom Penh Post

National Military Police commander General Sao Sokha has ordered military officials at all levels across the country to return to the courts property linked to ...

16 Sep 2019 | 12:35 pm

Mondulkiri officials face land clearing collusion charges - The Phnom Penh Post

Mondulkiri officials face land clearing collusion charges  The Phnom Penh Post

A Mondulkiri commune chief and its head of police are among three people who could face up to five years in jail for allegedly allowing protected forest to be ...

16 Sep 2019 | 12:35 pm

Better transport sought for workers - The Phnom Penh Post

Better transport sought for workers  The Phnom Penh Post

The government and civil society organisations are finding ways to improve the means of transport for garment and footwear workers to reduce accidents ...

16 Sep 2019 | 12:24 pm

Kampot mangroves 'cleared in land grab' - The Phnom Penh Post

Kampot mangroves 'cleared in land grab'  The Phnom Penh Post

The Changhaon village community claims that many hectares of mangrove forest in the coastal area in a village in Teuk Chhou district's Prek Tnort commune, ...

16 Sep 2019 | 12:24 pm

Six CNRP activists are detained for 'provoking chaos' - The Phnom Penh Post

Six CNRP activists are detained for 'provoking chaos'  The Phnom Penh Post

Six former activists for the Supreme Court dissolved-Cambodian National Rescue Party (CNRP) were placed in pre-trial detention at Prey Sar prison on Monday ...

16 Sep 2019 | 12:24 pm

Media urged to publicise road traffic, drugs issues - The Phnom Penh Post

Media urged to publicise road traffic, drugs issues  The Phnom Penh Post

The Ministry of Information has urged all media outlets to disseminate educational messages on drug and traffic issues during the Pchum Ben festival from ...

16 Sep 2019 | 12:24 pm

Nearly 300K join elderly groups - The Phnom Penh Post

Nearly 300K join elderly groups  The Phnom Penh Post

Nearly 300000 elderly people have joined community-based associations for older people, said Ministry of Social Affairs, Veterans and Youth Rehabilitation ...

16 Sep 2019 | 11:07 am

PP Mega Mall reels in businesses - The Phnom Penh Post

PP Mega Mall reels in businesses  The Phnom Penh Post

The Phnom Penh Mega Mall has gained a lot of attention from businesses looking to open a shop there, said CBRE Cambodia. The nine-storey mall, which is ...

16 Sep 2019 | 10:46 am

CRF: Rice exports to Europe may fall 10% - The Phnom Penh Post

CRF: Rice exports to Europe may fall 10%  The Phnom Penh Post

The Cambodia Rice Federation (CRF) predicted that the value of rice exports to the European market may decline by around 10 per cent this year.

16 Sep 2019 | 10:43 am

Group exhibit presents youthful generation's vision of Malaysia - The Phnom Penh Post

Group exhibit presents youthful generation's vision of Malaysia  The Phnom Penh Post

There's food on the walls of Balai Seni Maybank, and it smiles at you. The Rojak Project, an initiative by social enterprise TRP Creatives, has 49 digital portraits ...

15 Sep 2019 | 11:14 pm

Rainsy charged with 'insulting the King' - The Phnom Penh Post

Rainsy charged with 'insulting the King'  The Phnom Penh Post

Ministries and state institutions have condemned Sam Rainsy, the “acting president” of the Supreme Court-dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), ...

15 Sep 2019 | 12:24 pm

Man charged with rape of four nieces in Kratie - The Phnom Penh Post

Man charged with rape of four nieces in Kratie  The Phnom Penh Post

Kratie Provincial Court on Sunday charged a 51-year-old man with “child sexual abuse” under Article 239 of the Criminal Code after allegedly raping his four ...

15 Sep 2019 | 12:23 pm

Kampong Speu villagers seek intervention in land dispute - The Phnom Penh Post

Kampong Speu villagers seek intervention in land dispute  The Phnom Penh Post

Villagers from the Domrey Jak Tlork community in Kraing Deivay commune in Kampong Speu province's Phnom Sruoch district on Sunday urged the authorities ...

15 Sep 2019 | 12:23 pm

CNRP activists arrested for 'plotting insecurity' - The Phnom Penh Post

CNRP activists arrested for 'plotting insecurity'  The Phnom Penh Post

Three activists for the Supreme Court-dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) have been sent to Phnom Penh Municipal Court after they were ...

15 Sep 2019 | 12:23 pm

The Ministry of Education reviewing exam complaints - The Phnom Penh Post

The Ministry of Education reviewing exam complaints  The Phnom Penh Post

A ministry of Education, Youth and Sport committee began the review of complaints on Saturday that were filed by disappointed students who sat for last month's ...

15 Sep 2019 | 12:15 pm

Negotiations to continue for next year's minimum wage - The Phnom Penh Post

Negotiations to continue for next year's minimum wage  The Phnom Penh Post

Negotiations for next year's minimum wage will continue this week as the parties work to reach an agreement that will impact about 800000 workers in the textile, ...

15 Sep 2019 | 12:14 pm

Borei Keila holdouts questioned - The Phnom Penh Post

Borei Keila holdouts questioned  The Phnom Penh Post

Five people among the 14 holdout families from the capital's Borei Keila neighbourhood were taken in for questioning on Sunday for resisting eviction when the ...

15 Sep 2019 | 12:12 pm

Ministry orders halt to sale of ivory souvenirs - The Phnom Penh Post

Ministry orders halt to sale of ivory souvenirs  The Phnom Penh Post

The Ministry of Environment has issued a total of 59 notices to souvenir vendors in the capital and Siem Reap and Preah Sihanouk provinces instructing them to ...

15 Sep 2019 | 12:12 pm

Provinces warned to brace for flooding - The Phnom Penh Post

Provinces warned to brace for flooding  The Phnom Penh Post

Coastal and central provinces and areas along the lower Mekong basin face flooding again this week, the Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology forecast ...

15 Sep 2019 | 12:12 pm

New footwear association slated to attract investors - The Phnom Penh Post

New footwear association slated to attract investors  The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia is expected to attract more investors to the footwear industry with the setting up of the Cambodia Footwear Association (CFA).

15 Sep 2019 | 11:43 am

The foreigner who stoked political chaos in Malaysia - The Phnom Penh Post

The foreigner who stoked political chaos in Malaysia  The Phnom Penh Post

Controversial Indian Muslim preacher Zakir Naik is on the wanted list in India due to his extreme religious remarks and alleged involvement in money laundering ...

15 Sep 2019 | 10:16 am

SK to axe Japan from 'whitelist' - The Phnom Penh Post

SK to axe Japan from 'whitelist'  The Phnom Penh Post

South Korea is set to exclude Japan from its export control “whitelist” this week in response to Tokyo's earlier decision to remove Seoul as a preferred trading ...

15 Sep 2019 | 10:06 am

Google okays €1B settlement with France - The Phnom Penh Post

Google okays €1B settlement with France  The Phnom Penh Post

US internet giant Google has agreed a settlement totalling €965 million ($1.07 billion) to end a tax dispute in France under an agreement announced in court on ...

15 Sep 2019 | 10:06 am

Cambodian wordsmiths to receive Mekong River Literature Awards - The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodian wordsmiths to receive Mekong River Literature Awards  The Phnom Penh Post

Two Cambodian wordsmiths – a short story writer and a poet – have been selected for honours at the 10th Mekong River Literature Awards in Myanmar.

15 Sep 2019 | 9:33 am

Human rights report biased, says Cambodia - The Phnom Penh Post

Human rights report biased, says Cambodia  The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia has accused the 42nd session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva, Switzerland on Wednesday of having “undermined the principle of ...

12 Sep 2019 | 9:54 pm

Overtourism still threatens Angkor Wat - The Phnom Penh Post

Overtourism still threatens Angkor Wat  The Phnom Penh Post

Ticket sales to the Angkor temples are down. An Angkor Enterprise report has revealed that ticket sales to the Angkor Archaeological Park dropped by more than ...

9 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

PP massage parlours raided, 29 suspects held for prostitution - The Phnom Penh Post

PP massage parlours raided, 29 suspects held for prostitution  The Phnom Penh Post

The Phnom Penh municipal Military Police on Sunday raided four massage parlours in Por Sen Chey district and detained 29 suspects for questioning over their ...

9 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Chinese nationals on the decline in Sihanoukville? - The Phnom Penh Post

Chinese nationals on the decline in Sihanoukville?  The Phnom Penh Post

It is no secret that real estate prices in Sihanoukville have been on the rise over the last few years due to the influx of Chinese nationals. Their arrival has brought ...

8 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Floods claim three children - The Phnom Penh Post

Floods claim three children  The Phnom Penh Post

Three children were killed and nearly 1300 families evacuated to higher ground due to floods caused by heavy rains and rising water level of the Mekong River, ...

6 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Ministry to 'secretly' inspect national road constructions - The Phnom Penh Post

Ministry to 'secretly' inspect national road constructions  The Phnom Penh Post

The Ministry of Public Works and Transport announced it will “secretly inspect” Cambodian roads to ensure their quality meets the Kingdom's standards.

4 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

PM tells authorities to prepare for floods - The Phnom Penh Post

PM tells authorities to prepare for floods  The Phnom Penh Post

Prime Minister Hun Sen has instructed provincial authorities and relevant institutions to take preventative measures and prepare for rescue operations as floods ...

4 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Calls made for Sokha's release on anniversary - The Phnom Penh Post

Calls made for Sokha's release on anniversary  The Phnom Penh Post

On the eve of the second anniversary of Kem Sokha's arrest, a lawyer for the president of the Supreme Court-dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party has ...

1 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Banh: No Laos spat at border - The Phnom Penh Post

Banh: No Laos spat at border  The Phnom Penh Post

Minister of National Defence Tea Banh on Wednesday agreed with a senior Lao government official that recent media reports of a military confrontation at the ...

28 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Ministry: More kids victims of trafficking - The Phnom Penh Post

Ministry: More kids victims of trafficking  The Phnom Penh Post

Authorities rescued 263 people from human trafficking in the first six months of the year – an increase of nearly 150 per cent on the same period last year – with ...

27 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Information access law to be finalised next month - The Phnom Penh Post

Information access law to be finalised next month  The Phnom Penh Post

The Ministry of Information on Tuesday concluded the final revision by key ministries of the draft Law on Access to Information, without making any major ...

21 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Gov't assures Japan of democratic measures - The Phnom Penh Post

Gov't assures Japan of democratic measures  The Phnom Penh Post

Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Prak Sokhonn has assured Japan that the Cambodian government has taken all measures to ...

21 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am