Cambodia News: Phnom Penh Post

Phnom Penh: The street food you adore, but given a refined twist , Post life, Food & Drink - The Phnom Penh Post

Phnom Penh: The street food you adore, but given a refined twist , Post life, Food & Drink  The Phnom Penh Post

There is no shortage of street food vendors scattered across Phnom Penh, but what is far rarer is finding a place that also has comfortable seating, good hygiene ...

12 Apr 2019 | 2:45 am

China's Huawei launches AI computing platform Atlas - The Phnom Penh Post

China's Huawei launches AI computing platform Atlas  The Phnom Penh Post

CHINESE telecom equipment maker Huawei Technologies Co Ltd launched an AI computing platform in Shenzhen on Wednesday, as the tech giant beefs up ...

12 Apr 2019 | 2:39 am

Huge Pursat timber haul impounded - The Phnom Penh Post

Huge Pursat timber haul impounded  The Phnom Penh Post

A huge haul of almost 100 cubic metres of timber of various species was impounded after they were discovered in Pursat province's Phnom Kravanh protected ...

12 Apr 2019 | 2:15 am

Drugs raid on Miami Night Club, 50 held - The Phnom Penh Post

Drugs raid on Miami Night Club, 50 held  The Phnom Penh Post

Anti-drugs police raided a club in Chamkarmon district's Boeung Keng Kang I commune in Phnom Penh early on Thursday, arresting some 50 people and ...

12 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

World Bank reviews Nepali, regional remittances - The Phnom Penh Post

World Bank reviews Nepali, regional remittances  The Phnom Penh Post

NEPALI migrant workers sent home $8.1 billion last year, making it the 19th biggest beneficiary of funds sent by migrants around the world, according to a report ...

11 Apr 2019 | 11:57 pm

Thai history is scarred enough - The Phnom Penh Post

Thai history is scarred enough  The Phnom Penh Post

One of the darkest days in modern Thai history preceded the internet by two decades and the social media by four. At the time of the October 6, 1976 massacre ...

11 Apr 2019 | 11:48 pm

Sanctions and the EU - The Phnom Penh Post

Sanctions and the EU  The Phnom Penh Post

We are tourists from Germany and just spent six impressive and lovely days in Siem Reap and surroundings.

11 Apr 2019 | 11:25 pm

Squatters' makeshift cottages dismantled - The Phnom Penh Post

Squatters' makeshift cottages dismantled  The Phnom Penh Post

Phnom Penh's Russey Keo district authorities on Wednesday dismantled makeshift cottages belonging to seven families alleged to have been built on ...

11 Apr 2019 | 11:14 pm

Battambang court releases minor who shot boy - The Phnom Penh Post

Battambang court releases minor who shot boy  The Phnom Penh Post

The Battambang provincial court on Thursday released a 14-year-old boy who had been detained for accidentally firing a home-made gun and killing a ...

11 Apr 2019 | 10:22 pm

Thailand pushes 'green architecture' beyond its boders , Post Focus - The Phnom Penh Post

Thailand pushes 'green architecture' beyond its boders , Post Focus  The Phnom Penh Post

Tourist-haven Thailand is in the forefront to promote 'green architecture' and taking the concept beyond its borders as environment protection takes the centre ...

11 Apr 2019 | 10:12 pm

'Maternal death rate still high', National - The Phnom Penh Post

'Maternal death rate still high', National  The Phnom Penh Post

The UN Fund for Population Activities (UNFPA) released a report on Wednesday, showing that although live birth maternal mortalities in Cambodia have ...

11 Apr 2019 | 8:14 pm

Man held over border extortion - The Phnom Penh Post

Man held over border extortion  The Phnom Penh Post

A man was arrested at the Poipet International Border Checkpoint on Thursday for extorting migrant workers. The arrest comes amid rising allegations that ...

11 Apr 2019 | 8:04 pm

Filipinos protest against China 'invasion' - The Phnom Penh Post

Filipinos protest against China 'invasion'  The Phnom Penh Post

Protesters descended on the Chinese embassy in Manila on Tuesday to oppose the Asian superpower's growing sway in the Philippines and as tensions rise ...

11 Apr 2019 | 3:28 am

Poverty main focus, says new World Bank chief - The Phnom Penh Post

Poverty main focus, says new World Bank chief  The Phnom Penh Post

NEWLY-INSTALLED World Bank President David Malpass spent his first day at the global lender on Tuesday hammering home the message that the most ...

11 Apr 2019 | 2:37 am

Vietnam, Netherlands look to boost economic cooperation, Business - The Phnom Penh Post

Vietnam, Netherlands look to boost economic cooperation, Business  The Phnom Penh Post

The governments of Vietnam and the Netherlands need to continue removing barriers to help businesses boost trade cooperation, said Netherlands Prime ...

11 Apr 2019 | 2:07 am

Report: Road accidents claim 67 lives in April - The Phnom Penh Post

Report: Road accidents claim 67 lives in April  The Phnom Penh Post

In the first 10 days of April, 67 people have been killed and 169 injured in road accidents across the Kingdom, said a report released on Wednesday by the ...

11 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Capital waste collection set for price hike - The Phnom Penh Post

Capital waste collection set for price hike  The Phnom Penh Post

The capital's residents will be paying more than double for their rubbish collection after Phnom Penh Municipal Hall announced price hikes for customers of the ...

11 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Unescap official wraps up visit - The Phnom Penh Post

Unescap official wraps up visit  The Phnom Penh Post

Armida Salsiah Alisjahbana, the executive secretary of the UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (Unescap), left Cambodia on ...

11 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Joonaak in Seedstars top 12 - The Phnom Penh Post

Joonaak in Seedstars top 12  The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodian tech start-up Joonaak Delivery was selected among 12 finalists in the global start-up competition Seedstars Global Summit in Switzerland, which ...

11 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Border staff allegedly demand bribes - The Phnom Penh Post

Border staff allegedly demand bribes  The Phnom Penh Post

Some Cambodian migrant workers crossing the border from Thailand for the Khmer New Year holiday claimed they were forced to pay 40000 riel ($10) to get ...

11 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Indian election guide - The Phnom Penh Post

Indian election guide  The Phnom Penh Post

India's general elections begin on Thursday, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking re-election in the world's largest democracy in polls to be held in seven ...

11 Apr 2019 | 12:26 am

'ICCR provides scholarships', National - The Phnom Penh Post

'ICCR provides scholarships', National  The Phnom Penh Post

Some 100 former students and members of the Cambodia-India Alumni Association gathered to share their experiences of studying in the sub-continent and ...

10 Apr 2019 | 10:10 pm

PP man murders wife before hanging himself - The Phnom Penh Post

PP man murders wife before hanging himself  The Phnom Penh Post

A man stabbed his wife to death and then hanged himself on Tuesday night in Dangkor commune's Ta Lei village in the capital's Dangkor district, leaving behind ...

10 Apr 2019 | 8:51 pm

EU's EBA issue 'based on politics' - The Phnom Penh Post

EU's EBA issue 'based on politics'  The Phnom Penh Post

I read with great interest the letter to the Editor from Mr Arnaud Darc, CEO of Thalias Hospitalty Group, Phnom Penh, presenting well-rounded analysis of the ...

10 Apr 2019 | 3:42 am

Oz government hit by claims of Chinese meddling - The Phnom Penh Post

Oz government hit by claims of Chinese meddling  The Phnom Penh Post

Australia's hardline immigration minister was swept up in the deepening saga over Chinese meddling in domestic politics on Tuesday, delivering another blow ...

10 Apr 2019 | 3:14 am

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

PM highlights achievements in Khmer New Year message  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 | 2:00 am

Minister hits out at low driver standards - The Phnom Penh Post

Minister hits out at low driver standards  The Phnom Penh Post

Minister of Public Works and Transport Sun Chanthol said on Tuesday that 98 per cent of Cambodia's tuk-tuk and PassApp drivers do not have driving licences ...

10 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Sam Al vows to resolve land disputes - The Phnom Penh Post

Sam Al vows to resolve land disputes  The Phnom Penh Post

Minister of Environment Say Sam Al has vowed that all existing land disputes in Preah Sihanouk province will be resolved and no new cases would be ...

10 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

NBC set to lead blockchain use - The Phnom Penh Post

NBC set to lead blockchain use  The Phnom Penh Post

The National Bank of Cambodia (NBC) will be one of the first central banks to use blockchain technology in its national payment systems for use by consumers ...

10 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Nubia unveils smartwatch, Business - The Phnom Penh Post

Nubia unveils smartwatch, Business  The Phnom Penh Post

CHINESE smartphone manufacturer Nubia Technology Co Ltd has unveiled its first wearable watch-like smartphone Alpha, as the wearable device market ...

10 Apr 2019 | 1:24 am

Casualties from storm, lightning strikes top 20 - The Phnom Penh Post

Casualties from storm, lightning strikes top 20  The Phnom Penh Post

National Committee for Disaster Management spokesman Keo Vy told The Post on Tuesday that the number of casualties of storms and lightning strikes this ...

9 Apr 2019 | 11:30 pm

Google drone deliveries to take-off in Oz - The Phnom Penh Post

Google drone deliveries to take-off in Oz  The Phnom Penh Post

A GOOGLE-LINKED firm will start delivering takeaways and other small items to Canberra residents by drone after the company received approval from aviation ...

9 Apr 2019 | 11:14 pm

Successful Saudi Aramco bond sale to close, Business - The Phnom Penh Post

Successful Saudi Aramco bond sale to close, Business  The Phnom Penh Post

A BOND sale by energy giant Saudi Aramco to raise $10 billion towards its purchase of a controlling stake in chemicals behemoth Sabic closes on Wednesday, ...

9 Apr 2019 | 11:14 pm

'Decreasing morality' behind rise in violence against kids, National - The Phnom Penh Post

'Decreasing morality' behind rise in violence against kids, National  The Phnom Penh Post

Shocking cases of violence against children and even their murder have seemingly spiked recently, notably the grisly beheading of a six-year-old girl, along with ...

9 Apr 2019 | 10:46 pm

'Mekong water level in Kratie set to decrease', National - The Phnom Penh Post

'Mekong water level in Kratie set to decrease', National  The Phnom Penh Post

The Mekong River Commission (MRC) said on Monday that the river's water level in Kratie province is expected to decrease by 50cm to 1.5m from April 12-19, ...

9 Apr 2019 | 10:45 pm

'Adhoc 5' shows 'weak' rule of law - The Phnom Penh Post

'Adhoc 5' shows 'weak' rule of law  The Phnom Penh Post

According to the World Justice Project (WJP) Rule of Law Index, Cambodia is ranked 125 out of 126, indicating that Cambodia is failing under all eight factors ...

9 Apr 2019 | 10:35 pm

Consultation forum held with CSOs and NGOs - The Phnom Penh Post

Consultation forum held with CSOs and NGOs  The Phnom Penh Post

Phnom Penh Municipal Hall and civil society organisations on Tuesday held a consultation forum with the theme Development Partnership with ...

9 Apr 2019 | 8:12 pm

Unauthorised medicines seized - The Phnom Penh Post

Unauthorised medicines seized  The Phnom Penh Post

Nearly 20000 units of unauthorised drugs, including Chinese herbal medicine and aphrodisiac substances, were confiscated during crackdowns on three ...

9 Apr 2019 | 8:08 pm

Unescap official meets Hun Sen, FM - The Phnom Penh Post

Unescap official meets Hun Sen, FM  The Phnom Penh Post

A high-ranking government official said on Tuesday that the executive secretary of the UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (Unescap), ...

9 Apr 2019 | 8:07 pm

Border guards get 500 homes, National - The Phnom Penh Post

Border guards get 500 homes, National  The Phnom Penh Post

SoldIers and police officials were granted 500 houses on Tuesday by the Ministry of Land Management, Urban Planning and Construction and Stung Treng ...

9 Apr 2019 | 8:07 pm

South Korea's 5G clustered in major cities, Business - The Phnom Penh Post

South Korea's 5G clustered in major cities, Business  The Phnom Penh Post

WHILE South Korea began commercial operations of fifth-generation cellular network services last week, there is still a long way to go for customers nationwide ...

9 Apr 2019 | 1:08 am

Incubation programme for start-ups to launch - The Phnom Penh Post

Incubation programme for start-ups to launch  The Phnom Penh Post

Smartscale, a three-month entrepreneurship incubation programme, will launch next month in search for Cambodia's most promising start-ups. Set to start in ...

8 Apr 2019 | 11:32 pm

Resources needed to hit demining goal - The Phnom Penh Post

Resources needed to hit demining goal  The Phnom Penh Post

A senior Cambodian Mine Action and Victim Assistance Authority (CMAA) official on Monday said the organisation needs an additional budget of $406 million ...

8 Apr 2019 | 9:26 pm

Rainsy: Don't take warrants seriously - The Phnom Penh Post

Rainsy: Don't take warrants seriously  The Phnom Penh Post

The co-founder of the Supreme Court-dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), Sam Rainsy, has called on countries “that respect democratic ...

8 Apr 2019 | 8:42 pm

'Digital government' systems being gradually implemented - The Phnom Penh Post

'Digital government' systems being gradually implemented  The Phnom Penh Post

The Kingdom is steadily implementing “digital government” systems to manage society by using modern computer techniques that require more skilled human ...

8 Apr 2019 | 8:36 pm

Migrant workers return - The Phnom Penh Post

Migrant workers return  The Phnom Penh Post

More than 20000 migrant workers have passed through Battambang province's Daung international border crossing this month to return home for Khmer New ...

8 Apr 2019 | 8:35 pm

First monetary museum opens in the Kingdom - The Phnom Penh Post

First monetary museum opens in the Kingdom  The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia's first national museum showcasing the Kingdom's economic and financial evolution was inaugurated on Monday, recounting the history of its money ...

8 Apr 2019 | 8:25 pm

Hun Manet in Hawaii counter-terrorism visit - The Phnom Penh Post

Hun Manet in Hawaii counter-terrorism visit  The Phnom Penh Post

Lieutenant General Hun Manet, the Deputy Commander-in-Chief of the Royal Cambodian Armed Forces and the commander of the army's infantry, is to visit the ...

8 Apr 2019 | 8:17 pm

Stung Treng authorities reject RFA timber trafficking claim, National - The Phnom Penh Post

Stung Treng authorities reject RFA timber trafficking claim, National  The Phnom Penh Post

The Stung Treng provincial department of agriculture, forestry and fisheries rejected a Radio Free Asia (RFA) report which claimed that on March 27, there was a ...

8 Apr 2019 | 8:17 pm

Lay Sreng announces his retirement from politics - The Phnom Penh Post

Lay Sreng announces his retirement from politics  The Phnom Penh Post

Former deputy prime minister Lu Lay Sreng on Sunday landed in Cambodia and announced his retirement from politics, less than a week after Prime Minister ...

8 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Student health targeted under new gov't policy - The Phnom Penh Post

Student health targeted under new gov't policy  The Phnom Penh Post

The Cambodian government has approved the “Draft National Policy on School Health” after hearing reports and holding discussions at a Council of Ministers ...

8 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

EU and China struggle to agree summit statement - The Phnom Penh Post

EU and China struggle to agree summit statement  The Phnom Penh Post

China's refusal to give the EU solid commitments over access to its markets is preventing the two sides from agreeing a joint statement for a high-profile summit ...

7 Apr 2019 | 11:24 pm

Agri buddy aids entire production chain - The Phnom Penh Post

Agri buddy aids entire production chain  The Phnom Penh Post

Agri buddy, a Japanese-owned start-up, is the first agricultural facilitator working with the entire production chain in the Kingdom's agricultural sector.

7 Apr 2019 | 10:44 pm

Hydrodam, solar power stations are approved, Business - The Phnom Penh Post

Hydrodam, solar power stations are approved, Business  The Phnom Penh Post

The government last week approved the construction of a hydroelectric dam and supplemental solar power stations with a total electrical capacity of 220MW, ...

7 Apr 2019 | 10:10 pm

Hyundai denies 'advanced' talks on Saudi Arabian plant - The Phnom Penh Post

Hyundai denies 'advanced' talks on Saudi Arabian plant  The Phnom Penh Post

Hyundai Motor on Thursday denied that it was building a new manufacturing plant in Saudi Arabia, after a Cabinet member of the Middle Eastern country said in ...

7 Apr 2019 | 9:16 pm

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

ICCPR report filed to the UNHRC - The Phnom Penh Post

ICCPR report filed to the UNHRC  The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia has submitted a report on the enforcement of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR) to the UN Human Rights Committee ...

5 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

The alluring 2019 Toyota Camry, Post Auto - The Phnom Penh Post

The alluring 2019 Toyota Camry, Post Auto  The Phnom Penh Post

TOYOTA is Cambodia's favourite car brand, the Kingdom's streets are covered with Toyota vehicles of all different models. Toyota has a reputation for building ...

5 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Hundreds up for New Year's crime pardons - The Phnom Penh Post

Hundreds up for New Year's crime pardons  The Phnom Penh Post

Around 460 prisoners, including 49 females, have requested pardons or sentence reductions for the upcoming Khmer New Year festivities, with prison officials ...

4 Apr 2019 | 9:06 pm

Asia Pacific poised for travel boom - The Phnom Penh Post

Asia Pacific poised for travel boom  The Phnom Penh Post

THE Asia Pacific region is expected to be the standout region from a growth standpoint, with hotel investment volumes forecast to grow by 15 per cent ...

4 Apr 2019 | 3:23 am

Sihanoukville opens first public toilet, National - The Phnom Penh Post

Sihanoukville opens first public toilet, National  The Phnom Penh Post

The Preah Sihanouk provincial administration on Tuesday launched its first public latrine facility with 17 toilets at the Independence Beach Park to ease visitors' ...

4 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Father held over PP rape accusation - The Phnom Penh Post

Father held over PP rape accusation  The Phnom Penh Post

Phnom Penh's Chbar Ampov district police will send a 27-year-old suspect to the municipal court on Thursday after he was detained for allegedly raping his ...

4 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Phnom Penh to host women's awards, National - The Phnom Penh Post

Phnom Penh to host women's awards, National  The Phnom Penh Post

Phnom Penh is to host the first Australia Awards Cambodia Regional Women's Leadership Initiative – the first step towards the establishment of a regional forum ...

4 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Chroy Changvar bridge is reopened - The Phnom Penh Post

Chroy Changvar bridge is reopened  The Phnom Penh Post

The Cambodia-Japan Friendship Bridge – also known as Chroy Changvar Bridge I – was reopened at a cost of $30 million on Wednesday morning, after being ...

4 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Kith Theang admitted to hospital, National - The Phnom Penh Post

Kith Theang admitted to hospital, National  The Phnom Penh Post

Kith Theang, who is being detained at the capital's Police Judiciare prison after nearly 50kg of drugs were found at the Rock Entertainment Centre he owns, was ...

3 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

PM: Dam allegation 'too much' - The Phnom Penh Post

PM: Dam allegation 'too much'  The Phnom Penh Post

Prime Minister Hun Sen on Tuesday hit back at accusations by unnamed “analysts” that the recent widespread power outages across the Kingdom were a ...

3 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

New water treatment plant for Kampot - The Phnom Penh Post

New water treatment plant for Kampot  The Phnom Penh Post

Funded by a $26 million grant aid from Japan, the facilities will *service* 13000 new citizens who were not connected to the infrastructure previously. More info ...

3 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Ministry vows opportunities for the intellectually disabled - The Phnom Penh Post

Ministry vows opportunities for the intellectually disabled  The Phnom Penh Post

As Cambodia marked World Autism Day on Tuesday, the Ministry of Social Affairs, Veterans and Youth Rehabilitation said it has set the goal of removing the ...

3 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Chinese gambling ring suspects to be deported - The Phnom Penh Post

Chinese gambling ring suspects to be deported  The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodian authorities are likely to deport 165 Chinese nationals this weekend after their arrest in Siem Reap province in late March after raids on two locations ...

3 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

AirAsia announces direct flight between Phuket, Phnom Penh, Business - The Phnom Penh Post

AirAsia announces direct flight between Phuket, Phnom Penh, Business  The Phnom Penh Post

Malaysian low-cost carrier AirAsia has announced a direct flight between Thailand's Phuket and Phnom Penh, which comes as part of the airline's establishment ...

3 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Angkor Park sees $35M in Q1 ticket sales - The Phnom Penh Post

Angkor Park sees $35M in Q1 ticket sales  The Phnom Penh Post

The Kingdom generated more than $35 million from ticket sales to the Angkor Archaeological Park – its main tourism site – in the first three months of this year, ...

2 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

PM: Beware of thunderstorms - The Phnom Penh Post

PM: Beware of thunderstorms  The Phnom Penh Post

Prime Minister Hun Sen has called on people to be careful in thunderstorms, which have so far this year killed at least three people and destroyed scores of ...

2 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Officials meet over vehicle fatalities - The Phnom Penh Post

Officials meet over vehicle fatalities  The Phnom Penh Post

Police officials and legal experts met at the Council of Ministers on Monday to discuss ways to tackle the increasing death toll on the Kingdom's roads. National ...

2 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Missing land activist found - The Phnom Penh Post

Missing land activist found  The Phnom Penh Post

A land activist involved in a dispute who disappeared in January reunited with his wife in Phnom Penh on Friday. Sum Meun disappeared in Oddar Meanchey ...

1 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

PM announces major reforms - The Phnom Penh Post

PM announces major reforms  The Phnom Penh Post

Prime Minister Hun Sen on Friday announced government plans for large-scale economic reforms, outlining a 17-point strategy to stimulate economic growth ...

1 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Architectural sector enjoys rapid growth, Business, Post Property - The Phnom Penh Post

Architectural sector enjoys rapid growth, Business, Post Property  The Phnom Penh Post

Along with the rapid growth of the Kingdom's construction industry, use of architectural services has also dramatically increased.

1 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

General held for PM 'insult' - The Phnom Penh Post

General held for PM 'insult'  The Phnom Penh Post

SIEM Reap provincial court has placed a one-star military general in pre-trial detention after he was arrested on March 26 for insulting Prime Minister Hun Sen ...

1 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Angkor Wat moat drying 'could affect foundations' - The Phnom Penh Post

Angkor Wat moat drying 'could affect foundations'  The Phnom Penh Post

A historian has raised fears that the drought currently gripping Cambodia could affect the foundations of the Kingdom's globally renowned Angkor Wat, while the ...

1 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Kingdom launches NCD alliance - The Phnom Penh Post

Kingdom launches NCD alliance  The Phnom Penh Post

National and international health experts on Thursday launched Cambodia's first non-communicable diseases (NCDs) alliance network, expressing concerns ...

29 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Hit-and-run Range Rover driver identity confirmed - The Phnom Penh Post

Hit-and-run Range Rover driver identity confirmed  The Phnom Penh Post

Following a two-day investigation, the driver of a Range Rover SUV who was involved in a fatal hit-and-run that claimed one life in Phnom Penh has been ...

29 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Jica leading way in Kingdom's growth, infrastructure push - The Phnom Penh Post

Jica leading way in Kingdom's growth, infrastructure push  The Phnom Penh Post

'It's not only about the restoration. It's also about the training of human resources, like stonemasons, engineers, archaeologists and architects. We wish that in the ...

29 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Gov't, WFP ink $50M strategic plan - The Phnom Penh Post

Gov't, WFP ink $50M strategic plan  The Phnom Penh Post

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation and the World Food Programme (WFP) have signed a $50 million aid plan aimed to improve food ...

29 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Rainsy given court date over military disobedience charges - The Phnom Penh Post

Rainsy given court date over military disobedience charges  The Phnom Penh Post

The Phnom Penh Municipal Court has set April 22 as the date for “acting president” of the Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) Sam Rainsy to appear for a ...

29 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Authorities, villagers fearful over elephant herd in Mondulkiri - The Phnom Penh Post

Authorities, villagers fearful over elephant herd in Mondulkiri  The Phnom Penh Post

Authorities and villagers in Mondulkiri province's Keo Seima district have expressed fear for their safety after a herd of wild elephants roamed around their ...

29 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's French Embassy set to hold products exhibition - The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia's French Embassy set to hold products exhibition  The Phnom Penh Post

The Embassy of France in Cambodia will hold a French products exhibition on Saturday, according to a Wednesday press release.

29 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

PM: Holidays may be cut as 'reforms' near - The Phnom Penh Post

PM: Holidays may be cut as 'reforms' near  The Phnom Penh Post

Prime Minister Hun Sen said on Wednesday that public holidays in Cambodia could be reduced in revisions made to the working calendar as a part of “huge ...

28 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Government repays $1.39B in debt service payments - The Phnom Penh Post

Government repays $1.39B in debt service payments  The Phnom Penh Post

The government has repaid an accumulated $1.39 billion in debt *service* payments from 1993 to the end of last year, of which last year alone it repaid about ...

28 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Deepest concerns over EU withdrawal of EBA scheme - The Phnom Penh Post

Deepest concerns over EU withdrawal of EBA scheme  The Phnom Penh Post

Dear Editor, Both in my capacities as entrepreneur and as representative of the European business community in Cambodia I reiterate my attachment to ...

28 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

'Khmer Empire' bid rejected - The Phnom Penh Post

'Khmer Empire' bid rejected  The Phnom Penh Post

The Ministry of Interior has informed recently rehabilitated former Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) lawmaker Real Camerin that his request to form the ...

28 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

W&D demands gov't reimbursement - The Phnom Penh Post

W&D demands gov't reimbursement  The Phnom Penh Post

W&D (CAMBODIA) Co Ltd has demanded that the government compensate its loss in exchange for the reinstatement of more than 1000 factory workers who ...

27 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Government, ILO cooperation hailed - The Phnom Penh Post

Government, ILO cooperation hailed  The Phnom Penh Post

Prime Minister Hun Sen on Monday highlighted the joint accomplishments of the Cambodian government and the International Labour Organisation (ILO) in ...

27 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Small vendors hit hard by nationwide blackouts - The Phnom Penh Post

Small vendors hit hard by nationwide blackouts  The Phnom Penh Post

With no customers, Ma Sokheng can only sit fanning herself in her dark clothes store in Tuol Tompoung Market, better known as Russian Market, during a ...

26 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Kingdom should be wary of EBA loss - The Phnom Penh Post

Kingdom should be wary of EBA loss  The Phnom Penh Post

The EU in October last year announced it would begin a formal procedure to withdraw its Everything But Arms (EBA) trade preferences from Cambodia in ...

25 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Adidas raises EBA concerns - The Phnom Penh Post

Adidas raises EBA concerns  The Phnom Penh Post

Sportswear giant Adidas has said that the EU should balance the human rights provisions in its trade policies and the impacts of the possible withdrawal of its ...

25 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Experts take on the national currency - The Phnom Penh Post

Experts take on the national currency  The Phnom Penh Post

Istrongly believe that our concerted efforts among stakeholders would gradually promote the local currency and significantly make the riel to be the national ...

25 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Riel message from NBC governor - The Phnom Penh Post

Riel message from NBC governor  The Phnom Penh Post

Today the National Bank of Cambodia proudly celebrates the 39th anniversary of the re-introduction of the riel (March 20, 1980 – March 20, 2019).

25 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Two held in encroachment case - The Phnom Penh Post

Two held in encroachment case  The Phnom Penh Post

Two men who allegedly led some 30 villagers to illegally grab and clear forest land within the Ream National Park for private ownership were detained by the ...

25 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Boy set alight for trying to steal $2.50 - The Phnom Penh Post

Boy set alight for trying to steal $2.50  The Phnom Penh Post

The Siem Reap provincial prosecutor on Saturday charged a woman at the provincial prison for spraying petrol on a nine-year-old boy and setting him alight, ...

25 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Kingdom's black pepper looks to international market - The Phnom Penh Post

Kingdom's black pepper looks to international market  The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia has been called “the Kingdom of black pepper production”, with Tbong Khmum province a major production hub despite the struggles the industry is ...

25 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Chief Tower breaks ground - The Phnom Penh Post

Chief Tower breaks ground  The Phnom Penh Post

A40-storey commercial building in Phnom Penh, Chief Tower, broke ground on Thursday. The project is developed under a new company, JS Property ...

22 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am