Cambodia News: Phnom Penh Post

United through as runners-up after limp defeat to Valencia - The Phnom Penh Post

United through as runners-up after limp defeat to Valencia  The Phnom Penh Post

MANCHESTER United squandered the chance to win their Champions League group on Wednesday after a lacklustre display got what it deserved in a 2-1 ...

14 Dec 2018 | 3:15 am

ATP's Gimelstob pleads not guilty to assault - The Phnom Penh Post

ATP's Gimelstob pleads not guilty to assault  The Phnom Penh Post

TWO-TIME Grand Slam mixed doubles champion Justin Gimelstob pleaded not guilty to a felony battery charge in a Los Angeles court on Wednesday.

14 Dec 2018 | 3:15 am

'Well connected' Canadian falls foul of China - The Phnom Penh Post

'Well connected' Canadian falls foul of China  The Phnom Penh Post

Irrepressible, linguistically adept, and astonishingly well-connected – the second Canadian being investigated for allegedly harming Chinese state security is a ...

14 Dec 2018 | 3:08 am

'China-Pakistan Economic Corridor is national priority' it tells China - The Phnom Penh Post

'China-Pakistan Economic Corridor is national priority' it tells China  The Phnom Penh Post

Pakistan on Monday reaffirmed its commitment to the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) by pledging to complete it as a national priority.

14 Dec 2018 | 2:36 am

Trump's lawyer gets three years' jail - The Phnom Penh Post

Trump's lawyer gets three years' jail  The Phnom Penh Post

Donald Trump's former lawyer apologised on Wednesday for covering up the “dirty deeds” of his ex-boss as he was sentenced to three years for multiple crimes ...

14 Dec 2018 | 2:36 am

Thai anti-junta film aims to fire political debate - The Phnom Penh Post

Thai anti-junta film aims to fire political debate  The Phnom Penh Post

WITH cat-like humans, soldiers infiltrating an art gallery and brainwashed cadets, dystopian Ten Years Thailand is the latest in a pan-Asian film series aiming to ...

14 Dec 2018 | 2:36 am

Wounded UK's May seeks EU compromise to save Brexit deal - The Phnom Penh Post

Wounded UK's May seeks EU compromise to save Brexit deal  The Phnom Penh Post

BLOODIED but not yet beaten, Prime Minister Theresa May comes to Brussels for the second time in three days on Thursday, battling to save her Brexit deal and ...

14 Dec 2018 | 2:36 am

Institute: Vietnam to be one of 10 fastest growing economies - The Phnom Penh Post

Institute: Vietnam to be one of 10 fastest growing economies  The Phnom Penh Post

While growth is set to ease next year, Vietnam will still be among the top 10 fastest-growing economies globally, according to the Economic Insight: South-East ...

14 Dec 2018 | 1:56 am

Asean cities work to get 'smart' - The Phnom Penh Post

Asean cities work to get 'smart'  The Phnom Penh Post

Thailand will play a leading role in implementing the smart-city network covering 26 cities in the 10 Asean countries as it takes over as the bloc's chair next year, ...

14 Dec 2018 | 1:54 am

VN set to be among top ten remittance receivers - The Phnom Penh Post

VN set to be among top ten remittance receivers  The Phnom Penh Post

Vietnam is expected to remain one of the top 10 remittance receivers this year, according to the latest edition of the World Bank's Migration and Development ...

14 Dec 2018 | 1:50 am

Phillip Capital ramps up services to bolster its position in the Kingdom - The Phnom Penh Post

Phillip Capital ramps up services to bolster its position in the Kingdom  The Phnom Penh Post

Phillip Capital which commenced its business in Cambodia almost a decade ago has grown by leaps and bounds, and offers a bouquet of financial services ...

14 Dec 2018 | 1:50 am

Can peer-to-peer be the next wave of digital financing? - The Phnom Penh Post

Can peer-to-peer be the next wave of digital financing?  The Phnom Penh Post

The peer-to-peer (P2P) lending model could possibly transform micro-financing and add to Cambodia's digital financial ecosystem, which is fast gaining ...

14 Dec 2018 | 1:50 am

Get your credit health check done, urges Credit Bureau Cambodia - The Phnom Penh Post

Get your credit health check done, urges Credit Bureau Cambodia  The Phnom Penh Post

At least once a year people go for their health check-up to make sure their health condition is good. But many people don't do their financial health check,” ...

14 Dec 2018 | 1:50 am

US Foods Week ends on a high note with an awards ceremony - The Phnom Penh Post

US Foods Week ends on a high note with an awards ceremony  The Phnom Penh Post

The 10-day US Foods Week, which demonstrated the rising demand for American food among Cambodians and chefs, ended on Wednesday in style with an ...

14 Dec 2018 | 1:40 am

Phillip Capital now a growing insurance presence in Cambodia - The Phnom Penh Post

Phillip Capital now a growing insurance presence in Cambodia  The Phnom Penh Post

PhillipCapital, headquartered in Singapore, operates in financial hubs of over 15 countries, including Australia, Cambodia, China, France, Hong Kong, India, ...

14 Dec 2018 | 1:39 am

Industrial sector GMS gov'ts seek digital connection - The Phnom Penh Post

Industrial sector GMS gov'ts seek digital connection  The Phnom Penh Post

Ministers of the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) expressed their commitment to increase regional cooperation in digital connection and adopt a Cross-Border ...

14 Dec 2018 | 1:39 am

CMAC ups cooperation with Thai counterpart - The Phnom Penh Post

CMAC ups cooperation with Thai counterpart  The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodian and Thai mine authorities have agreed to step up cooperation in demining activities along the two countries' frontier, the former's top official said on ...

14 Dec 2018 | 1:37 am

Coastal provinces to receive 4M visitors, Business - The Phnom Penh Post

Coastal provinces to receive 4M visitors, Business  The Phnom Penh Post

Speaking at the opening of the 7th Sea Festival in Koh Kong province on Thursday, Tourism Minister Thong Khon projected that coastal provinces will receive ...

14 Dec 2018 | 1:23 am

The Cambodian designer making Barbie dolls in traditional costume - The Phnom Penh Post

The Cambodian designer making Barbie dolls in traditional costume  The Phnom Penh Post

A Cambodian IT student has turned his back on the world of computers and set his sights on something far more unusual and creative – designing traditional ...

14 Dec 2018 | 12:25 am

Police officer arrested on narcotics charges, National - The Phnom Penh Post

Police officer arrested on narcotics charges, National  The Phnom Penh Post

A policeman will attend the provincial court in Kampong Thom on December 14 on drugs charges, after he was detained by anti-drug police on Wednesday in ...

13 Dec 2018 | 11:31 pm

Suspected human trafficking filmmaker brought to court - The Phnom Penh Post

Suspected human trafficking filmmaker brought to court  The Phnom Penh Post

An alleged documentary film producer was sent to court on Thursday after being extradited to Cambodia from Thailand, a court official said. “The court will ...

13 Dec 2018 | 11:31 pm

A Cambodian Christmas Story - The Phnom Penh Post

A Cambodian Christmas Story  The Phnom Penh Post

Ayear ago, on the 11th of December 2017, just one day after the celebration of Human Rights Day, Christmas came early for the advocates of child rights when ...

13 Dec 2018 | 11:30 pm

Crackdown nets over 1000 illegal Chinese - The Phnom Penh Post

Crackdown nets over 1000 illegal Chinese  The Phnom Penh Post

A Joint task force, which included the Svay Rieng provincial department of labour and vocational training, has fined over 1000 Chinese nationals who live and ...

13 Dec 2018 | 11:18 pm

Jarai villagers hand over their homemade arms, National - The Phnom Penh Post

Jarai villagers hand over their homemade arms, National  The Phnom Penh Post

Fourteen homemade guns were handed in to Bakeo district police on Wednesday by Jarai minority villagers from Ratanakkiri province's Kak commune.

13 Dec 2018 | 11:17 pm

Students tackle reckless driving - The Phnom Penh Post

Students tackle reckless driving  The Phnom Penh Post

Youth for Road Safety, a network of students from four universities in Phnom Penh, is set to launch an awareness-raising campaign in an attempt to reduce the ...

13 Dec 2018 | 11:17 pm

Cambodia-Vietnam trade reaches record high in 2018 - The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia-Vietnam trade reaches record high in 2018  The Phnom Penh Post

Bilateral trade between Cambodia and Vietnam reached record highs this year with trade volume amounting to $3.06 billion during the first 10 months of 2018, ...

13 Dec 2018 | 11:11 pm

Moo Moo Farms set to offer US-standard fresh milk - The Phnom Penh Post

Moo Moo Farms set to offer US-standard fresh milk  The Phnom Penh Post

On a tropical sweaty late morning, hundreds of black and white cattle are being kept cool by wind blowing from giant fans. Holstein-Friesian cows are a rare sight ...

13 Dec 2018 | 11:03 pm

Phone app to report road damage launched - The Phnom Penh Post

Phone app to report road damage launched  The Phnom Penh Post

The Ministry of Public Works and Transport launched a phone app on Thursday which allows the people to report problems with the country's roads directly to ...

13 Dec 2018 | 10:20 pm

A five-star career awaits you in the insurance industry - The Phnom Penh Post

A five-star career awaits you in the insurance industry  The Phnom Penh Post

Chan Rotha is no ordinary man. He is leading a team of more than 4000 people. In a nutshell, he is a successful self-made corporate figure. Thirty eight-year old ...

13 Dec 2018 | 9:22 pm

Pi Pay's rise as Cambodia's leading cashless payment solution continues throughout 2018 - The Phnom Penh Post

Pi Pay's rise as Cambodia's leading cashless payment solution continues throughout 2018  The Phnom Penh Post

What a year 2018 has been for Pi Pay. More users, more merchants, more financial partners, and many more exciting ways that we are changing the cashless ...

13 Dec 2018 | 9:22 pm

New species found in Greater Mekong region - The Phnom Penh Post

New species found in Greater Mekong region  The Phnom Penh Post

One hundred and fifty-seven new species of flora and fauna were discovered in the Greater Mekong region in 2017 – eight in Cambodia – according to a new ...

13 Dec 2018 | 9:20 pm

Lower Sesan II plant set to launch - The Phnom Penh Post

Lower Sesan II plant set to launch  The Phnom Penh Post

The Hydropower Lower Sesan II power plant, which will be launched next week, is set to add another 20 per cent to the Kingdom's current total electricity ...

13 Dec 2018 | 8:16 pm

DaraPay Commitment to offer more financial choices to the Cambodians - The Phnom Penh Post

DaraPay Commitment to offer more financial choices to the Cambodians  The Phnom Penh Post

Phnom Penh, Cambodia- December 11, 2018- DaraPay, one of the newestmobile payment solution providers in Cambodia,held a private gathering to celebrate ...

13 Dec 2018 | 8:05 pm

New US deportees set to arrive - The Phnom Penh Post

New US deportees set to arrive  The Phnom Penh Post

US embassy spokesman Arend C Zwartjes confirmed on Thursday that 46 Cambodians will be deported from the US to Cambodia later this month, even as ...

13 Dec 2018 | 8:05 pm

Ex-CNRP adviser set to return - The Phnom Penh Post

Ex-CNRP adviser set to return  The Phnom Penh Post

A former adviser to the Supreme Court- dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) announced on Thursday his intention to return to politics, the same ...

13 Dec 2018 | 7:34 pm

Messages pour in for jailed Myanmar Reuters journos - The Phnom Penh Post

Messages pour in for jailed Myanmar Reuters journos  The Phnom Penh Post

Messages of solidarity poured in on Wednesday from around the world on the one-year anniversary of the arrest of two Myanmar Reuters journalists who ...

13 Dec 2018 | 1:12 am

Kampong Thom authority impounds timber - The Phnom Penh Post

Kampong Thom authority impounds timber  The Phnom Penh Post

A large haul of timber believed to have been illegally logged from the Prey Lang Wildlife Sanctuary in Kampong Thom province has been impounded after being ...

12 Dec 2018 | 11:09 pm

Drama for Miss Cambodia behind scenes of pageant - The Phnom Penh Post

Drama for Miss Cambodia behind scenes of pageant  The Phnom Penh Post

There's drama behind the scenes at the ongoing 2018 Miss Universe Pageant in Thailand this year. A viral video making the rounds on social media seemingly ...

12 Dec 2018 | 11:03 pm

Hun Sen: Sihanouk hotel rates inexpensive - The Phnom Penh Post

Hun Sen: Sihanouk hotel rates inexpensive  The Phnom Penh Post

Affordable guesthouses are readily available in Preah Sihanouk province, but tourists are unaware of them, Prime Minister Hun Sen said on Wednesday.

12 Dec 2018 | 10:28 pm

'Power abuse' Report filed against tax office chief - The Phnom Penh Post

'Power abuse' Report filed against tax office chief  The Phnom Penh Post

Two people who lodged a complaint against the head of the Tuol Kork district tax office called on the Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU) to investigate the defendant's ...

12 Dec 2018 | 10:28 pm

Thailand to 'hand over maker of film soon' - The Phnom Penh Post

Thailand to 'hand over maker of film soon'  The Phnom Penh Post

Senior Cambodian police officials on Wednesday said Thai police would soon hand over the alleged producer of a documentary on sex trafficking judged to ...

12 Dec 2018 | 8:53 pm

US Olympic Committee slammed over Nassar - The Phnom Penh Post

US Olympic Committee slammed over Nassar  The Phnom Penh Post

A damning report into US gymnastics' sex abuse scandal lambasted the United States Olympic Committee on Monday, saying the body had helped create the ...

12 Dec 2018 | 1:47 am

US returns war trophy bells to Philippines, International - The Phnom Penh Post

US returns war trophy bells to Philippines, International  The Phnom Penh Post

Church bells seized from the Philippines by US troops as war trophies over a century ago were returned on Tuesday, in a bid to turn the page on a difficult ...

12 Dec 2018 | 1:36 am

Government refutes the Cambodia Daily accusations - The Phnom Penh Post

Government refutes the Cambodia Daily accusations  The Phnom Penh Post

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation has denied and expressed regret over accusations made by the Cambodia Daily that it was ...

12 Dec 2018 | 1:33 am

Lao garment industry continues to face challenges - The Phnom Penh Post

Lao garment industry continues to face challenges  The Phnom Penh Post

Local clothing manufacturers are encountering ongoing hurdles to survive and thrive, according to the Association of the Lao Garment Industry.

12 Dec 2018 | 1:13 am

VN and Greece promote trade and investment, Business - The Phnom Penh Post

VN and Greece promote trade and investment, Business  The Phnom Penh Post

The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) signed a cooperation agreement with the Federation of Greek Industries and the Athens Chamber of ...

11 Dec 2018 | 10:49 pm

Junta lifts political campaigning ban - The Phnom Penh Post

Junta lifts political campaigning ban  The Phnom Penh Post

THAILAND'S junta on Tuesday lifted a ban on political campaigning ahead of the 2019 elections, more than four years after the restriction was imposed following ...

11 Dec 2018 | 10:46 pm

Unions request government to set workers' minimum wage - The Phnom Penh Post

Unions request government to set workers' minimum wage  The Phnom Penh Post

Unions have asked the government to set the minimum wage for the construction and *service* sectors and to solve the five other major problems facing them, ...

11 Dec 2018 | 8:40 pm

'Cambodia's 10000 disabled benefiting from national plan' - The Phnom Penh Post

'Cambodia's 10000 disabled benefiting from national plan'  The Phnom Penh Post

The Secretary General of the Disability Action Council announced on Monday that about 10000 disabled people are currently benefiting from the implementation ...

11 Dec 2018 | 8:08 pm

Koh Trong's pomelos expand - The Phnom Penh Post

Koh Trong's pomelos expand  The Phnom Penh Post

Pimelo farmers in Kratie province's Koh Trong island have expanded their cultivation after the fruit was awarded Geographical Indication (GI) status, said the Koh ...

11 Dec 2018 | 7:58 pm

Pursat officials summon protestors - The Phnom Penh Post

Pursat officials summon protestors  The Phnom Penh Post

Pursat provincial authorities have summoned representatives of protestors from four villages in Phnom Kravanh district's Samrong commune to appear on ...

11 Dec 2018 | 7:49 pm

End sought to 10-year row - The Phnom Penh Post

End sought to 10-year row  The Phnom Penh Post

Representatives of villagers locked in a land dispute for more than a decade said they have handed petitions to the EU, US and Chinese embassies and the ...

11 Dec 2018 | 6:38 pm

Kratie court nabs illegal charcoal kiln operators , National - The Phnom Penh Post

Kratie court nabs illegal charcoal kiln operators , National  The Phnom Penh Post

Four suspects were detained temporarily by Kratie provincial court after they were arrested on Saturday by Snuol district military police forces and rangers of Keo ...

11 Dec 2018 | 6:38 pm

Government: KNLF party move 'welcomed 100%' - The Phnom Penh Post

Government: KNLF party move 'welcomed 100%'  The Phnom Penh Post

The president of the Khmer National Liberation Front (KNLF), Sam Serey, said he expected the “procedure” to receive a royal pardon to begin soon. He had ...

11 Dec 2018 | 6:38 pm

Battambang military police arrest illegal loggers, National - The Phnom Penh Post

Battambang military police arrest illegal loggers, National  The Phnom Penh Post

Battambang Military Police arrested six suspects on Monday who is accused of felling a luxury timber tree in O'Samril commune's O'Romchek Krom village in ...

11 Dec 2018 | 6:36 pm

Hummingbirds thrive at innovative Mexico gardens, Post Life - The Phnom Penh Post

Hummingbirds thrive at innovative Mexico gardens, Post Life  The Phnom Penh Post

IN A a dimly lit corner of a bustling market in Mexico City, vendors of amulets, voodoo dolls and other mystical objects sell tiny, taxidermied hummingbirds as ...

11 Dec 2018 | 2:38 am

'US ranks last in climate fight', International - The Phnom Penh Post

'US ranks last in climate fight', International  The Phnom Penh Post

The US and Saudi Arabia rank last when it comes to curbing climate change among the 56 nations accounting for 90 per cent of planet-warming greenhouse ...

11 Dec 2018 | 2:38 am

Real enemy in climate change - The Phnom Penh Post

Real enemy in climate change  The Phnom Penh Post

The truce on US-China trade disputes at the G20 Summit in Buenos Aires has only temporarily put aside the underlying tension and differences of views across ...

11 Dec 2018 | 2:35 am

VN set for Industry 4.0 workforce - The Phnom Penh Post

VN set for Industry 4.0 workforce  The Phnom Penh Post

The fourth industrial revolution is dramatically affecting labour markets around the world, including in Vietnam, creating new kinds of jobs for which there will be ...

11 Dec 2018 | 2:33 am

Tesla CEO Elon Musk openly taunts US' SEC - The Phnom Penh Post

Tesla CEO Elon Musk openly taunts US' SEC  The Phnom Penh Post

Tesla CEO Elon Musk openly derided the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in an interview aired on Sunday.

11 Dec 2018 | 2:33 am

US ambassador summoned over Huawei arrest - The Phnom Penh Post

US ambassador summoned over Huawei arrest  The Phnom Penh Post

China summoned the US ambassador on Sunday to protest the arrest of a top executive from telecom giant Huawei in Canada, as Washington's top trade ...

11 Dec 2018 | 2:16 am

Papua killing casts light on conflict - The Phnom Penh Post

Papua killing casts light on conflict  The Phnom Penh Post

THE recent massacre of civilian workers by separatist rebels in Indonesia's restive Papua province has cast a spotlight on one of the world's longest-running ...

11 Dec 2018 | 1:47 am

Land grabbing 'deeply concerning' - The Phnom Penh Post

Land grabbing 'deeply concerning'  The Phnom Penh Post

Svay Rieng Deputy Governor Hem Piseth held a press conference on Monday ordering Chea Sokha, the Prasot market owner who illegally filled a lake in Svay ...

11 Dec 2018 | 12:38 am

Rainsy 'will not have his rights restored' - The Phnom Penh Post

Rainsy 'will not have his rights restored'  The Phnom Penh Post

A senior official at the Ministry of Interior on Monday said that opposition leader Sam Rainsy would not be eligible for a reinstatement of his political rights if a ...

10 Dec 2018 | 10:49 pm

'Illegal' timber seized in M'kiri, National - The Phnom Penh Post

'Illegal' timber seized in M'kiri, National  The Phnom Penh Post

On Monday, police reported the discovery of nearly 30 cubic metres of timber in O'Pot Sanctuary, a forest located in Mondulkiri province's Pech Chreada district.

10 Dec 2018 | 10:47 pm

Gov't to move artefacts to PP, National - The Phnom Penh Post

Gov't to move artefacts to PP, National  The Phnom Penh Post

Committee members of the Kiri Sdachkong pagoda have agreed to the government's request to move the stone tablets bearing inscriptions dated to the year 633 ...

10 Dec 2018 | 10:37 pm

Kratie woman arrested for human trafficking - The Phnom Penh Post

Kratie woman arrested for human trafficking  The Phnom Penh Post

The Kratie provincial court on Saturday put a woman in pre-trial detention on a human trafficking charge after she was arrested for illegally sending migrant ...

10 Dec 2018 | 10:22 pm

Post sportswriter HS Manjunath dies aged 64 - The Phnom Penh Post

Post sportswriter HS Manjunath dies aged 64  The Phnom Penh Post

The Phnom Penh Post's chief sports writer Hirisave Srikantaiah “HS” Manjunath passed away on Monday morning following complications after hurting himself ...

10 Dec 2018 | 10:22 pm

Free rides on ferry extended - The Phnom Penh Post

Free rides on ferry extended  The Phnom Penh Post

The public ferry operating on Tonle Sap and Tonle Bassac rivers between Phnom Penh and Takhmao town will continue to be a free *service* until the end of ...

10 Dec 2018 | 10:14 pm

Collusion Governor denies land grab claims - The Phnom Penh Post

Collusion Governor denies land grab claims  The Phnom Penh Post

The governor of Preah Sihanouk province on Monday refuted claims by Khmer Rise Party (KRP) president Sok Sovann Vathana Sabung that he had colluded ...

10 Dec 2018 | 10:08 pm

Men arrested for posing as monks - The Phnom Penh Post

Men arrested for posing as monks  The Phnom Penh Post

Five men appeared at Preah Sihanouk provincial court on Monday charged with posing as monks in a scam designed to collect money for alcohol and drugs.

10 Dec 2018 | 10:07 pm

PM: Full freedoms enjoyed after the Khmer Rouge era - The Phnom Penh Post

PM: Full freedoms enjoyed after the Khmer Rouge era  The Phnom Penh Post

On Human Rights Day on Monday, Prime Minister Hun Sen expressed pride that since the end of the genocidal Khmer Rouge regime in 1979, Cambodian ...

10 Dec 2018 | 9:56 pm

Phnom Penh's Jet's Container Night Market shuts down - The Phnom Penh Post

Phnom Penh's Jet's Container Night Market shuts down  The Phnom Penh Post

The famous Jet's Container Night Market in central Phnom Penh has shut down due to the high cost of the land rental, company representatives claim.

10 Dec 2018 | 9:47 pm

Bodyguard recruitment confirmed to fill shortage - The Phnom Penh Post

Bodyguard recruitment confirmed to fill shortage  The Phnom Penh Post

Senior officials at the Ministry of National Defence have confirmed that the government's decision to recruit 209 new personnel for the bodyguard unit (BGU) is ...

10 Dec 2018 | 9:11 pm

'Kingdom's human rights better than US' - The Phnom Penh Post

'Kingdom's human rights better than US'  The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodian Human Rights Committee president Keo Remy said the human rights situation in the Kingdom is good compared to neighbouring countries, as well ...

10 Dec 2018 | 8:23 pm

China naval base a CNRP myth? - The Phnom Penh Post

China naval base a CNRP myth?  The Phnom Penh Post

Speculation that Cambodia had ceded military control of a port in Koh Kong province reached a fever pitch in the weeks following Prime Minister Hun Sen's ...

10 Dec 2018 | 2:18 am

MasterChef star talks entrepreneurship - The Phnom Penh Post

MasterChef star talks entrepreneurship  The Phnom Penh Post

Ever since she was a child, eating out was one of life's great pleasures for 29-year-old Elite Sethavrath, co-owner of Boat Noodles Restaurant in Phnom Penh.

10 Dec 2018 | 12:39 am

Maternity handouts top $5 million - The Phnom Penh Post

Maternity handouts top $5 million  The Phnom Penh Post

The government has spent about $5.7 million in maternity pay for more than 58000 workers so far this year, said a National Social Security Fund report obtained ...

9 Dec 2018 | 11:02 pm

Waste flowing into the ocean in Sihanoukville - The Phnom Penh Post

Waste flowing into the ocean in Sihanoukville  The Phnom Penh Post

An environmental activist and former employee of Mother Nature Cambodia has claimed that the Preah Sihanouk provincial administration lacks proper control ...

9 Dec 2018 | 11:02 pm

Kratie military police question illegal loggers - The Phnom Penh Post

Kratie military police question illegal loggers  The Phnom Penh Post

Kratie provincial court granted Military Police permission to bring two suspects involved with operating an illegal charcoal kiln back to a provincial military police ...

9 Dec 2018 | 10:55 pm

Phnom Penh authorities ban march for Human Rights Day - The Phnom Penh Post

Phnom Penh authorities ban march for Human Rights Day  The Phnom Penh Post

Phnom Penh authorities have banned a planned march as local NGOs and workers' unions gear up to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the signing of the ...

9 Dec 2018 | 10:49 pm

VN inmates' jail transfer plea rejected - The Phnom Penh Post

VN inmates' jail transfer plea rejected  The Phnom Penh Post

The Cambodian Embassy in Bangkok last week said they could not accept the extradition request of Vietnamese inmates who asked to be moved from ...

9 Dec 2018 | 9:33 pm

Gov't addresses overcrowding - The Phnom Penh Post

Gov't addresses overcrowding  The Phnom Penh Post

The ministries of Justice and Interior have begun a joint initiative to expedite legal procedures aimed at addressing Cambodia's growing problem of ...

9 Dec 2018 | 8:55 pm

KNLF gets 'green light' to register new party - The Phnom Penh Post

KNLF gets 'green light' to register new party  The Phnom Penh Post

After having formed a “government in exile” in 2016, the Khmer National Liberation Front of Sam Serey said it will register as a legitimate political party on ...

9 Dec 2018 | 8:28 pm

CPP slams 'double standards' - The Phnom Penh Post

CPP slams 'double standards'  The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodian People's Party (CPP) spokesman Sok Eysan accused human rights groups on Sunday of practising “double standards” for failing to criticise the ...

9 Dec 2018 | 8:26 pm

Union protest verdicts date set - The Phnom Penh Post

Union protest verdicts date set  The Phnom Penh Post

Phnom Penh Municipal Court on Friday heard the case of six trade union leaders who were sued by the Garment Manufacturers Association in Cambodia ...

9 Dec 2018 | 7:59 pm

Government deports 235 Chinese scammers - The Phnom Penh Post

Government deports 235 Chinese scammers  The Phnom Penh Post

THE Immigration Department of the Ministry of Interior on Thursday deported 235 Chinese nationals, 35 of whom were female, via the Phnom Penh International ...

7 Dec 2018 | 2:53 am

KNLF claims a 'deception' - The Phnom Penh Post

KNLF claims a 'deception'  The Phnom Penh Post

A GOVERNMENT spokesman on Thursday accused an official from the Khmer People's National Liberation Front (KNLF) – a group claiming to be Cambodia's ...

7 Dec 2018 | 2:40 am

Education Ministry urges the Kingdom's youth to volunteer - The Phnom Penh Post

Education Ministry urges the Kingdom's youth to volunteer  The Phnom Penh Post

The value of volunteering work is underestimated by Cambodia's youth, according to Sean Borat, secretary of state at the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport ...

5 Dec 2018 | 8:35 pm

'Workers' welfare progresses' - The Phnom Penh Post

'Workers' welfare progresses'  The Phnom Penh Post

An international Labour Organisation (ILO) report released on Tuesday shows that Cambodia continues to make steady progress in the welfare of garment and ...

5 Dec 2018 | 8:35 pm

Two fires kill two and hospitalise two others - The Phnom Penh Post

Two fires kill two and hospitalise two others  The Phnom Penh Post

Two people were killed and two others injured in two separate fires in Phnom Penh on Tuesday and Wednesday. Municipal fire department director Prom Yorn ...

5 Dec 2018 | 7:14 pm

US Embassy urges reconciliation - The Phnom Penh Post

US Embassy urges reconciliation  The Phnom Penh Post

The US has urged Cambodia to restore the independence of the media, drop charges against Kem Sokha and other political prisoners, and end the prohibition ...

5 Dec 2018 | 7:14 pm

Demagogy is cause of social ills - The Phnom Penh Post

Demagogy is cause of social ills  The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia as a country, we are told, has gone completely haywire and needs to be rescued immediately at any cost because its very survival is at stake.

5 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Chaom Chao project is underway - The Phnom Penh Post

Chaom Chao project is underway  The Phnom Penh Post

Overseas Cambodia Investment Corporation (OCIC), which is developing the Chaom Chao roundabout overpass and subway, said the company began clearing ...

4 Dec 2018 | 8:08 pm

ICC-Angkor marks 25th year - The Phnom Penh Post

ICC-Angkor marks 25th year  The Phnom Penh Post

The International Coordinating Committee for the Safeguarding and Development of the Historic Site of Angkor (ICC-Angkor) kicked off its two-day plenary ...

4 Dec 2018 | 7:47 pm

'Tolerant' PM calls for 'unity' - The Phnom Penh Post

'Tolerant' PM calls for 'unity'  The Phnom Penh Post

In his message on celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Kampuchean United Front for National Salvation, known by its French acronym FUNSK, Prime Minister ...

4 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Chinese man in court over fatal stabbing - The Phnom Penh Post

Chinese man in court over fatal stabbing  The Phnom Penh Post

A Chinese national was charged at the Preah Sihanouk Provincial Court with murder on Monday, after he stabbed a man to death on Sunday. Li Ruming, 24 ...

3 Dec 2018 | 7:00 pm

Cleaver attacker sent to Phnom Penh court - The Phnom Penh Post

Cleaver attacker sent to Phnom Penh court  The Phnom Penh Post

A Chinese national was sent to Phnom Penh Municipal Court on Sunday after he allegedly slashed a police official and an old woman with a meat cleaver the ...

3 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Government rejects Serey's 'impossible' request - The Phnom Penh Post

Government rejects Serey's 'impossible' request  The Phnom Penh Post

The government on Thursday rejected a request by the leader of the Khmer National Liberation Front (KNLF), Sam Serey, to be allowed to form a legitimate ...

30 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Government to deport Chinese over telecommunications fraud - The Phnom Penh Post

Government to deport Chinese over telecommunications fraud  The Phnom Penh Post

UK HAI Seila, the director of investigations at the Ministry of Interior's General Department of Immigration, told The Post on Tuesday that 235 Chinese nationals ...

28 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am