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Music and dance on display at Constable Gallery - The Phnom Penh Post


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Music and dance on display at Constable Gallery
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An artistic celebration of Khmer-style music and dance is the theme for the exhibition opening this Friday at Constable Gallery at Large, part of an exceptional Siem Reap weekend of music, dance and puppetry. Featuring the work of 12 different artists ...

16 Feb 2017 | 11:26 pm

Trafficked fishermen back from Indonesia - The Phnom Penh Post


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Trafficked fishermen back from Indonesia
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Two Cambodian men who were trafficked from Thailand onto a Malaysian fishing vessel were repatriated from Indonesia on Wednesday evening, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said yesterday. The pair was part of a larger group, 16 of whom were returned to ...

16 Feb 2017 | 8:46 pm

Few takers for emergency rice loans - The Phnom Penh Post


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Few takers for emergency rice loans
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With the Kingdom's main rice harvesting season wrapping up, just a fraction of a government emergency loan package that aimed at giving millers the liquidity they needed to purchase rice paddy during the harvest cycle has been disbursed, leaving the ...

16 Feb 2017 | 6:58 pm

Slowdown in port container traffic - The Phnom Penh Post


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Slowdown in port container traffic
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The Kingdom's two main ports reported markedly slower growth in container traffic last year due to a fall in import traffic, although exports of garments and agricultural products continued to rise, according to newly released port data. Total ...

16 Feb 2017 | 6:58 pm

Q&A: Behind the camera of First They Killed My Father - The Phnom Penh Post


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Q&A: Behind the camera of First They Killed My Father
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The world premiere of First They Killed My Father will be held at 6pm on Saturday in Siem Reap. Follow The Post's coverage live on twitter and instagram at @phnompenhpost. The premiere will be followed by other, as yet unannounced, screenings around ...

16 Feb 2017 | 6:58 pm

Two Sam Rainsy Party officials arrested - The Phnom Penh Post


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Two Sam Rainsy Party officials arrested
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A Sam Rainsy Party deputy commune chief in Banteay Meanchey province's Poipet town was arrested and placed in pre-trial detention yesterday after authorities seemingly resurrected a nearly two-year-old case involving a protest that turned violent.

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16 Feb 2017 | 6:57 pm

More hotels, more problems - The Phnom Penh Post


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More hotels, more problems
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As the construction sector continues seeing a dramatic surge with investment, capping at a record $8.53 billion last year, the boom has caused ripple effects within the hospitality sector, most prominently for boutique hotels across the Kingdom.

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16 Feb 2017 | 1:59 am

Tourist from UK drowns off Koh Rong - The Phnom Penh Post


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Tourist from UK drowns off Koh Rong
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The body of British national Aisha Ife Roberts was found floating near a village on Koh Rong off the coast of Sihanoukville yesterday. Roberts, 33, disappeared on Tuesday after a diving session with a large group of friends, who emerged from the water ...
Londoner drowns while snorkelling in Cambodia in Valentine's Day tragedyEvening Standard

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15 Feb 2017 | 8:12 pm

Tourism feels shifting axis - The Phnom Penh Post


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Tourism feels shifting axis
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While Vietnamese visitors continued to top the list of international tourist arrivals to Cambodia in 2016, their numbers dipped as the number of Chinese tourists continued to surge and looks set to take the top notch this year, according to newly ...

15 Feb 2017 | 6:17 pm

Patrol says letter used to log illegally - The Phnom Penh Post


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Patrol says letter used to log illegally
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Members of the Prey Lang Community Network (PLCN) handed over five seized chainsaws and an expired permission letter, the latter of which they say had been used to justify logging in the Prey Lang Wildlife Sanctuary, to the Stung Treng provincial ...

13 Feb 2017 | 8:32 pm