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Two-year sentence in PM threat case: report - The Phnom Penh Post


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Two-year sentence in PM threat case: report
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The trial, which began on February 13, saw Sopheap admit to writing a post accompanying the video, which read “Hun Sen, today is your last day!” but deny creating the actual video, which shows a mock funeral with a baby doll and a voiceover that ...
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26 Feb 2017 | 9:06 pm

South Korean clinic touts Sovantha makeover - The Phnom Penh Post


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South Korean clinic touts Sovantha makeover
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Social media personality Thy Sovantha, known widely for her political about-face, has pursued a more literal makeover, according to a post on Facebook. The 21-year-old has booked herself in for “facial contouring surgery” at the ID Hospital plastic ...

26 Feb 2017 | 9:04 pm

Reptiles and civets saved in seizure - The Phnom Penh Post


Reptiles and civets saved in seizure
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He added that the suspect has been handed over to the local Forestry Administration (FA) and that WRRT has transferred the animals to Takeo province's Phnom Tamao zoo. Tuot Vutha, provincial deputy director of the FA, confirmed the bust but was unaware ...

26 Feb 2017 | 9:04 pm

Fish sellers get brief reprieve on Thai tariff - The Phnom Penh Post


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Fish sellers get brief reprieve on Thai tariff
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Cambodian fish vendors selling their wares across the Poipet International Border Checkpoint will have a respite from the higher import tariffs recently imposed by Thai officials, Poipet's governor announced on Friday. Over 100 fish vendors protested ...

26 Feb 2017 | 9:04 pm

Thai king's death bad luck for border casino - The Phnom Penh Post


Thai king's death bad luck for border casino
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Casino operator Donaco International Ltd, the Australian-listed owner of the Star Vegas Resort and Club in Poipet, saw its fortunes dwindle during the second half of last year following the death of the Thai monarch, it said. According to a release on ...

26 Feb 2017 | 9:03 pm

New Forestry director is named in shake-up - The Phnom Penh Post


New Forestry director is named in shake-up
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“This is their decision and we cannot oppose their decision . . . if I had not been successful, the government would not promote me,” Kim Sun told The Post yesterday, adding that he was a natural choice for his new role because of his 27 years' worth ...
Forestry Chief Booted, Promoted, Avoids JailThe Cambodia Daily

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26 Feb 2017 | 9:01 pm

Trump ban cited in media threat - The Phnom Penh Post


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Trump ban cited in media threat
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In the post, Siphan referenced the recent White House decision to exclude certain media outlets like CNN and the New York Times from attending a meeting in the press secretary's office on Thursday. “Donald Trump's ban of international media giants ...

26 Feb 2017 | 6:10 pm

Role of fisheries emphasised - The Phnom Penh Post


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Role of fisheries emphasised
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For example, aquaculture production is one of the fastest-growing food sectors in Cambodia, with the majority of activity concentrated around Phnom Penh and Kandal. But they still provide about six times less fish than traditional capture fisheries ...

26 Feb 2017 | 6:10 pm

US investors remain positive - The Phnom Penh Post


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US investors remain positive
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The US-ASEAN Business Council, which organised last week's visit to Cambodia by a high-level delegation of US business representatives, is one of the most active bodies promoting US investment in the Kingdom. The Post's Kali Kotoski sat down with ...

26 Feb 2017 | 6:09 pm

Battambang on course for growth - The Phnom Penh Post


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Battambang on course for growth
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As such, the government has commenced rehabilitation of the northern railway line, which connects Phnom Penh to Poipet via Battambang, after the project was abandoned by the Asian Development Bank. It has also signed off on a project to build a direct ...

26 Feb 2017 | 6:09 pm