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Father, son arrested for trafficking to Vietnam - The Phnom Penh Post


Father, son arrested for trafficking to Vietnam
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Remony said the suspects Nguyen Yungyoeng, 47, and Nguyen Wangphoc, 21, of Vietnam's Dong Thap province denied knowledge of the drugs, claiming that a person had simply asked them to send a package from Phnom Penh to Vietnam. According to ...

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28 May 2017 | 9:15 pm

Smart posts Q1 growth despite stiff competition - The Phnom Penh Post


Smart posts Q1 growth despite stiff competition
The Phnom Penh Post
Cambodian telecom Smart Axiata retained healthy growth in the first quarter, with revenue rising 17 percent year-on-year to 318,000,000 ringgit ($74.5 million), fuelled by data monetisation and effective cost management despite aggressive price ...

28 May 2017 | 9:12 pm

Eight deported from Thailand for working illegally, National, Phnom ... - The Phnom Penh Post


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Eight deported from Thailand for working illegally, National, Phnom ...
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Eight Cambodian workers, aged 25 to 32, were deported from Thailand on Saturday after being detained for working there illegally, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs ...

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28 May 2017 | 9:08 pm

Inmates break out in Ratanakkiri, National, Phnom Penh Post - The Phnom Penh Post


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Inmates break out in Ratanakkiri, National, Phnom Penh Post
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Five inmates managed to escape from the Ratanakkiri Provincial Prison in the wee hours of Friday night, though one was quickly rearrested, authorities said ...

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28 May 2017 | 9:08 pm

UN rapporteur for rights defenders in Cambodia - The Phnom Penh Post


UN rapporteur for rights defenders in Cambodia
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Michel Forst, the United Nations special rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders, is in Cambodia on an “academic visit” and will speak this morning at Meta House in Phnom Penh. The French national arrived yesterday for a two-day visit ...

28 May 2017 | 9:03 pm

Transgender HIV rate on rise - The Phnom Penh Post


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Transgender HIV rate on rise
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The study, published in BMC International Health and Human Rights last week, finds that out of 1,375 adult transgender women surveyed across 12 provinces and Phnom Penh, 5.9 percent were HIV-positive. This compares with 0.6 to 0.7 percent in the ...

28 May 2017 | 9:03 pm

Agriculture fund aims to sow seeds of growth - The Phnom Penh Post


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Agriculture fund aims to sow seeds of growth
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The government recently launched a programme in partnership with the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) to help thousands of Cambodian smallholder farmers commercialise their operations. The Accelerating Inclusive Markets for ...

28 May 2017 | 8:56 pm

Training centre to help locals climb ladder at garment firms - The Phnom Penh Post


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Training centre to help locals climb ladder at garment firms
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Construction broke ground last September inside the Phnom Penh Special Economic Zone. According to Ly Tek Heng, operations manager at GMAC, foreigners occupy about 8,000 of the 700,000 positions in the Kingdom's garment sector. He said the new ...

28 May 2017 | 7:27 pm

Parties push on with rallies, Commune Elections, Phnom Penh Post - The Phnom Penh Post


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Parties push on with rallies, Commune Elections, Phnom Penh Post
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A new section of road will be built on Phnom Penh's Koh Dach if the Cambodian People's Party wins the island commune at Sunday's elections, an official told ...
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28 May 2017 | 7:16 pm

Pi Pay goes cashless with app - The Phnom Penh Post


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Pi Pay goes cashless with app
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Cash may be king in Cambodia, but Pi Pay Asia is banking on rising smartphone penetration and an arsenal of digital payment solutions to help dethrone it. The company's soon-to-be-released mobile-phone application provides a one-stop platform for ...

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28 May 2017 | 7:04 pm