Cambodia News: Preah Vihear

Cambodia morning news for September 19 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for September 19  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for September 19, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia ...

18 Sep 2019 | 8:13 pm

Floodings hit 11 Cambodian provinces - The Manila Times

Floodings hit 11 Cambodian provinces  The Manila Times

The Cambodia Water Resources and Meteorology Ministry has warned that 11 provinces risk flooding from heavy rainfall until next week.

18 Sep 2019 | 12:54 pm

Cambodia unveils masterplan to boost tourism in 2 world heritage sites - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Cambodia unveils masterplan to boost tourism in 2 world heritage sites - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, Sept. 18 (Xinhua) -- Cambodia is set to roll out the Four-Strategic Plan for Tourism Development aimed at reviving tourism at the Angkor ...

18 Sep 2019 | 6:33 am

Cambodia Government unveils tourism masterplan to increase visitors - Pulse News

Cambodia Government unveils tourism masterplan to increase visitors  Pulse News

The government is set to roll out the Four-Strategic Plan for Tourism Development aimed at reviving tourism in the Kingdom`s northern provinces, ...

18 Sep 2019 | 1:10 am

Fresh Turf: 3 Courses Golfers Are Eager To Sink Their Tees Into - Forbes

Fresh Turf: 3 Courses Golfers Are Eager To Sink Their Tees Into  Forbes

There are already around 40 courses to play in and around the Kingdom of Fife where the game was born, and now there's yet another reason to tote your clubs ...

17 Sep 2019 | 5:50 am

The monk refusing offerings of rice to build a mountain-top temple - The Phnom Penh Post

The monk refusing offerings of rice to build a mountain-top temple  The Phnom Penh Post

While temples in the Kingdom are welcoming Buddhist laities for food offerings during this year's annual 15-day Pchum Ben festival, the monk at the Three ...

17 Sep 2019 | 12:46 am

SEA Games 'an honour', CAMSOC confirm date - Khmer Times

SEA Games 'an honour', CAMSOC confirm date  Khmer Times

The 32nd Phnom Penh SEA Games 2023 will be hosted between May 5 – May 15, 2023.

15 Sep 2019 | 2:09 pm

Next Article Two more provinces hit by deadly floods - Khmer Times

Next Article Two more provinces hit by deadly floods  Khmer Times

Two more provinces are hit by floods and one more person dies.

15 Sep 2019 | 2:08 pm

Provinces warned to brace for flooding - The Phnom Penh Post

Provinces warned to brace for flooding  The Phnom Penh Post

Coastal and central provinces and areas along the lower Mekong basin face flooding again this week, the Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology forecast ...

15 Sep 2019 | 12:12 pm

Floods kill 11 people in Cambodia - The Cambodia Daily

Floods kill 11 people in Cambodia  The Cambodia Daily

Phnom Penh – Floods have killed 11 people in parts of seven provinces in Cambodia, a spokesman said on Friday. Keo Vy, a spokesman for the National ...

14 Sep 2019 | 5:32 am

Floods kill 11 in four provinces - Khmer Times

Floods kill 11 in four provinces  Khmer Times

Flooding since early this month have caused the deaths of 11 people and injured two others in four of five affected provinces.

12 Sep 2019 | 2:04 pm

The porter helping visitors enjoy stunning Phnom Tbeng waterfall - The Phnom Penh Post

The porter helping visitors enjoy stunning Phnom Tbeng waterfall  The Phnom Penh Post

Khek Thuon is likely the first person visitors to the 30m tall Phnom Tbeng, or Thma, waterfall in Preah Vihear province's Tbeng Meanchey natural heritage site.

11 Sep 2019 | 10:02 am

Floods kill seven people, 700 pigs - The Phnom Penh Post

Floods kill seven people, 700 pigs  The Phnom Penh Post

More than 700 pigs at a farm in Preah Vihear province's Tbeng Meanchey district either drowned or broke loose overnight on Monday when flash floods caused ...

10 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Lao PM to visit Cambodia next week to resolve border issue - Khmer Times

Lao PM to visit Cambodia next week to resolve border issue  Khmer Times

Lao Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith will pay an official visit to Cambodia from September 12-13 to resolve the ongoing border issue and strengthen relations.

7 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

PM calls for strengthened flood measures after child swept away - Khmer Times

PM calls for strengthened flood measures after child swept away  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen yesterday issued a directive instructing officials to strengthen flood measures after a child was swept away by floods in Preah Vihear ...

5 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia, Laos begin troop withdrawal from disputed area - Bangkok Post

Cambodia, Laos begin troop withdrawal from disputed area  Bangkok Post

Cambodia and Laos have begun to withdraw troops from disputed territory in Preah Vihear province after senior military officials from both sides conducted ...

2 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia, Lao troop withdrawal begun - Khmer Times

Cambodia, Lao troop withdrawal begun  Khmer Times

Cambodia and Laos have begun to withdraw their troops from disputed territory near the border in Preah Vihear province after senior military officials from both ...

31 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Preah Vihear man detained for raping stepdaughter - The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Vihear man detained for raping stepdaughter  The Phnom Penh Post

The Preah Vihear Provincial Court on Thursday charged a man and placed him in pre-trial detention for the aggravated rape of his underage stepdaughter.

29 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

What's Next After the New Cambodia-Laos Border Tensions? - The Diplomat

What's Next After the New Cambodia-Laos Border Tensions?  The Diplomat

Over the weekend, reports surfaced that Cambodia and Laos had reached agreement for both sides to withdraw troops from an undemarcated border area that ...

28 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Thousands of trees planted in Siem Reap, Preah Vihear - Khmer Times

Thousands of trees planted in Siem Reap, Preah Vihear  Khmer Times

The Environment Ministry has planted 40,000 tree saplings in the protected areas of Preah Jayavarman-Norodom National Park in Siem Reap province and ...

27 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Kingdom, Laos agree to remove troops from disputed area - Khmer Times

Kingdom, Laos agree to remove troops from disputed area  Khmer Times

Cambodia and Laos have agreed to withdraw troops from disputed territory near the border in Preah Vihear province in a bid to ease tension between the two ...

26 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Thousands of trees planted in Preah Vihear and Siem Reap provinces - Khmer Times

Thousands of trees planted in Preah Vihear and Siem Reap provinces  Khmer Times

Fifteen thousand trees were planted today at the Ok Boeng Natural Protected Community inside Beng Per Wildlife Sanctuary of Preah Vihear province in a bid to ...

24 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia, Laos agree to settle border dispute - Khmer Times

Cambodia, Laos agree to settle border dispute  Khmer Times

Cambodia and Laos have agreed to withdraw troops from the border region in the northern Preah Vihear province after Prime Minister Hun Sen spoke by phone ...

24 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia Playing up Border Tensions With Laos to Distract From Sam Rainsy Return: Analysts - Radio Free Asia

Cambodia Playing up Border Tensions With Laos to Distract From Sam Rainsy Return: Analysts  Radio Free Asia

Tensions along the border between Cambodia and Laos are likely being exaggerated by Cambodia's government as part of a bid to distract the public from the ...

23 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Members of Kuoy community summoned to Preah Vihear court - The Phnom Penh Post

Members of Kuoy community summoned to Preah Vihear court  The Phnom Penh Post

Six Kuoy ethnic community members have been ordered to appear at the Preah Vihear provincial court on Thursday on charges of “illegal confinement” in ...

20 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

CMAC finds 54 UXOs in Preah Vihear - Khmer Times

CMAC finds 54 UXOs in Preah Vihear  Khmer Times

Experts from the Cambodian Mine Action Centre on Monday removed 54 unexploded B-40 rockets in Preah Vihear province's Choam Ksan district.

13 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Rubber firm accused of clearing 10ha - The Phnom Penh Post

Rubber firm accused of clearing 10ha  The Phnom Penh Post

Villagers from Preah Vihear province's Rovieng district have accused Try Pheap Engineering & Construction Co Ltd of clearing the remaining 10ha of ...

26 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Amru Rice signs contract farming deals with Preah Vihear communities - Khmer Times

Amru Rice signs contract farming deals with Preah Vihear communities  Khmer Times

Amru Rice has entered a contract farming scheme with 22 agricultural communities in Preah Vihear province, who will be supplying organic paddy rice.

25 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Preah Vihear villagers petition interior ministry over eight-year land dispute - The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Vihear villagers petition interior ministry over eight-year land dispute  The Phnom Penh Post

Some 40 people representing 180 families from Kantuot commune in Preah Vihear province's Choam Ksan district on Wednesday gathered at the Ministry of ...

25 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Unlicensed clinics shut down - The Phnom Penh Post

Unlicensed clinics shut down  The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Vihear provincial authorities are looking to shut down more than 20 medical clinics found to have operated without a licence and sold expired medicines ...

19 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Sovann becomes governor - Khmer Times

Sovann becomes governor  Khmer Times

Interior Minister Sar Kheng has ordered newly-appointed Preah Vihear provincial Governor Prak Sovann to safeguard natural resources in Prey Lang Wildlife ...

28 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

PM: Chamroeun 'able man' as Preah Sihanouk governor - The Phnom Penh Post

PM: Chamroeun 'able man' as Preah Sihanouk governor  The Phnom Penh Post

Prime Minister Hun Sen has said he considers Preah Sihanouk province's governor-in-waiting Kuoch Chamroeun to be an “able man” who had vowed to find ...

26 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Preah Vihear expands village security force - The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Vihear expands village security force  The Phnom Penh Post

The Preah Vihear provincial administration is recruiting more volunteers to add to its 3000-strong village security guards in a bid to strengthen security in local ...

6 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Illegal logger loses leg after stepping on landmine - The Phnom Penh Post

Illegal logger loses leg after stepping on landmine  The Phnom Penh Post

One of 10 men who illegally logged timber and then crossed the border from Thailand into Preah Vihear province last week lost a leg after he stepped on a ...

3 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Preah Vihear province ends temple land dispute - Khmer Times

Preah Vihear province ends temple land dispute  Khmer Times

Authorities in Preah Vihear province have begun assigning plots of land to 180 families in Sra Em commune, ending a dispute between them and the Preah ...

31 May 2019 | 3:00 am

Preah Vihear temple claims are 'fake news' - The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Vihear temple claims are 'fake news'  The Phnom Penh Post

The National Authority for Preah Vihear on Tuesday issued a statement condemning a website article that suggested images of female Apsara spirits on ...

30 May 2019 | 3:00 am

Spotlight: China playing greater role in safeguarding Cambodia's cultural heritage - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Spotlight: China playing greater role in safeguarding Cambodia's cultural heritage - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

by Mao Pengfei, Nguon Sovan. PHNOM PENH, May 8 (Xinhua) -- China has been playing a greater role in safeguarding and developing Cambodia's cultural ...

9 May 2019 | 3:00 am

Preah Vihear land dispute villagers to be released - The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Vihear land dispute villagers to be released  The Phnom Penh Post

The Preah Vihear provincial governor has said that 14 villagers who were arrested with their representative for clearing land in a dispute with a private company ...

26 Apr 2019 | 3:00 am

Strong winds destroy 55 houses - Khmer Times

Strong winds destroy 55 houses  Khmer Times

Strong winds on Wednesday destroyed 55 houses in Preah Vihear province's Choam Khsan district, but no one was hurt.

26 Apr 2019 | 3:00 am

Political party president detained over 'incitement' - The Phnom Penh Post

Political party president detained over 'incitement'  The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Vihear provincial court has detained the president of the Democratic Republic Party and an accomplice for “inciting others to encroach on community land ...

22 Apr 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodian Activist Urges Authorities to Free Son, Villagers Detained Amid Land Dispute - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodian Activist Urges Authorities to Free Son, Villagers Detained Amid Land Dispute  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

An activist from northern Cambodia's Preah Vihear province on Monday urged authorities to release his son and other villagers who were detained amid an ...

8 Apr 2019 | 3:00 am

Chinese tourists to Cambodia up 31.7 pct in first two months of 2019 - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Chinese tourists to Cambodia up 31.7 pct in first two months of 2019 - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, March 27 (Xinhua) -- Some 418,572 Chinese tourists visited Cambodia in the first two months of 2019, up 31.7 percent over the same period last ...

28 Mar 2019 | 3:00 am

Calls grow for investigation over missing Cambodian land activist - Aljazeera.com

Calls grow for investigation over missing Cambodian land activist  Aljazeera.com

Human rights groups ratchet up pressure on the Cambodian government after Sum Moeun vanished without a trace.

28 Mar 2019 | 3:00 am

Next Article Two die, two injured in storms - Khmer Times

Next Article Two die, two injured in storms  Khmer Times

Lightning strikes on Saturday killed two people and injured two others in Kratie and Preah Vihear provinces during severe storms which also damaged more ...

25 Mar 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia: Investigate Land Activist's 'Disappearance' - Human Rights Watch

Cambodia: Investigate Land Activist's 'Disappearance'  Human Rights Watch

(New York) – Cambodian authorities should immediately reveal the whereabouts of a land activist forcibly disappeared in Preah Vihear province.

20 Mar 2019 | 3:00 am

Ambassador to US Virachai dies at 58 - Bangkok Post

Ambassador to US Virachai dies at 58  Bangkok Post

Virachai Plasai, a veteran diplomat best known for his role in the contentious Preah Vihear temple case, has died in the United States at age 58.

16 Mar 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodian Army Backs Business Group in Land Dispute, Defying Government Order - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodian Army Backs Business Group in Land Dispute, Defying Government Order  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia's military is backing a powerful company in its seizure of land in Preah Vihear province, guarding bulldozers sent to destroy villagers' crops and ...

6 Mar 2019 | 3:00 am

Government prepares for water shortages - The Phnom Penh Post

Government prepares for water shortages  The Phnom Penh Post

As the dry season takes hold, the government is preparing to tackle a water shortage in six provinces, according to a senior official at the Ministry of Water ...

19 Feb 2019 | 3:00 am

Preah Vihear authorities crack down on illegal mining sites - The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Vihear authorities crack down on illegal mining sites  The Phnom Penh Post

A Preah Vihear provincial joint force has cracked down on seven illegal mining sites in Romdeng village in Rovieng district's Romtom commune and shut down ...

18 Feb 2019 | 3:00 am

Soldier in Preah Vihear kills wife before taking own life over jealousy - The Phnom Penh Post

Soldier in Preah Vihear kills wife before taking own life over jealousy  The Phnom Penh Post

Following a fit of jealous rage, a soldier in Preah Vihear province's Choam Ksan district shot his wife dead with an AK-47 assault rifle on Sunday, before shooting ...

5 Feb 2019 | 3:00 am

Preah Vihear land dispute drags on - The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Vihear land dispute drags on  The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Vihear provincial authorities have requested villagers to stop clearing disputed land and wait for authorities to find a solution according to the “tiger skin ...

5 Feb 2019 | 3:00 am

Preah Vihear villagers band at PM residence in Phnom Penh, seek resolution to land dispute - The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Vihear villagers band at PM residence in Phnom Penh, seek resolution to land dispute  The Phnom Penh Post

Some 200 villagers from Preah Vihear province gathered at Prime Minister Hun Sen's residence in Phnom Penh on Thursday to deliver a petition seeking a ...

1 Feb 2019 | 3:00 am

Preah Vihear protesters call for release of villagers - The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Vihear protesters call for release of villagers  The Phnom Penh Post

Some 100 villagers from Preah Vihear province on Monday protested at the Ministry of Land Management, Urban Planning and Construction, seeking a ...

30 Jan 2019 | 3:00 am

Preah Vihear's teachers barred from tutoring - The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Vihear's teachers barred from tutoring  The Phnom Penh Post

Teachers in Preah Vihear province and the Cambodian Independent Teachers' Association (Cita) have denounced a letter issued on Tuesday by the provincial ...

25 Jan 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia's largest waterfall flowing between two nations - The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia's largest waterfall flowing between two nations  The Phnom Penh Post

Sitting slap bang on the Cambodian-Lao frontier, the upper Mekong waterfall is a spectacle to behold, as its turquoise-blue stream cascades over a gauntlet of ...

24 Jan 2019 | 3:00 am

Twelve gold mines inspected, two shut down in Preah Vihear - The Phnom Penh Post

Twelve gold mines inspected, two shut down in Preah Vihear  The Phnom Penh Post

Twelve gold mines have been inspected by the Preah Vihear provincial authorities, with two found to be operating illegally and told to shut down, provincial ...

18 Jan 2019 | 3:00 am

Illegal logging still rampant in four provinces: PLCN - Khmer Times

Illegal logging still rampant in four provinces: PLCN  Khmer Times

THE Prey Lang Community Network yesterday claimed that its patrols have found that illegal logging is still rampant in Kratie, Kampong Thom, Stung Treng and ...

9 Jan 2019 | 3:00 am

Preah Vihear bans Thai goods at Anses border - The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Vihear bans Thai goods at Anses border  The Phnom Penh Post

Choam Ksan district authority in Preah Vihear province imposed an import ban on Thursday on goods from Thailand after the country declared a similar ban on ...

4 Jan 2019 | 3:00 am

Preah Vihear parks see clearing - The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Vihear parks see clearing  The Phnom Penh Post

Forest rangers and the Prey Lang Community Network (PLCN) said on Tuesday that forest in the Phnom Tnort-Phnom Pok and Prey Lang wildlife sanctuaries in ...

26 Dec 2018 | 3:00 am

Clearing landmines around UNESCO world heritage site - Cambodia - ReliefWeb

Clearing landmines around UNESCO world heritage site - Cambodia  ReliefWeb

By Michael Heiman | Country Program Manager, APOPO Mine Action Cambodia. APOPO is now clearing minefields near Preah Vihear temple. APOPO is ...

20 Nov 2018 | 3:00 am

Preah Vihear gets new water pumps - Khmer Times

Preah Vihear gets new water pumps  Khmer Times

Access to clean water has been a real challenge for Cambodians living in some districts of provinces such as Preah Vihear.

16 Nov 2018 | 3:00 am

Where poverty still abounds - Khmer Times

Where poverty still abounds  Khmer Times

We've seen tremendous advancements in the country in the past decades. The massive buildings and facilities constructed here and there signify our economic ...

16 Nov 2018 | 3:00 am

Mystery as massive lumps of metal fall from the sky over Cambodia sparking alien invasion fears - The Sun

Mystery as massive lumps of metal fall from the sky over Cambodia sparking alien invasion fears  The Sun

Locals in Preah Vihear province heard a loud bang then discovered shrapnel over an area of more than six miles.

26 Oct 2018 | 3:00 am

Three farmers injured in landmine blast - Khmer Times

Three farmers injured in landmine blast  Khmer Times

Three farmers suffer minor injuries after driving over a landmine in Chom Ksan.

28 Sep 2018 | 3:00 am

Preah Vihear's ancient Koh Ker temple seeks World Heritage Status - The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Vihear's ancient Koh Ker temple seeks World Heritage Status  The Phnom Penh Post

The Cambodian government is preparing a proposal to register the ancient Koh Ker temple in Preah Vihear province as a Unesco World Heritage Site. Minister ...

24 Sep 2018 | 3:00 am

Mortars Found in Preah Vihear Temple - Khmer Times

Mortars Found in Preah Vihear Temple  Khmer Times

Cambodian Mine Action Centre (CMAC) personnel unearthed 128 mortars that were buried in the grounds of Preah Vihear Temple.

14 Sep 2018 | 3:00 am

Preah Vihear Temple bombs being removed - Khmer Times

Preah Vihear Temple bombs being removed  Khmer Times

The Cambodian Mine Center starts removing ordnances around Preah Vihear Temple.

7 Aug 2018 | 3:00 am

New partnership to build zoo in Preah Vihear - Khmer Times

New partnership to build zoo in Preah Vihear  Khmer Times

The Royal Academy of Cambodia (RAC) and BM Nature Safari Co. Ltd. on Saturday signed a memorandum of understanding to create a zoo for the ...

31 Jul 2018 | 3:00 am

Preah Vihear families agree to end land dispute - Khmer Times

Preah Vihear families agree to end land dispute  Khmer Times

More than 100 families in Preah Vihear province have accepted a resolution from provincial authorities after about eight years of protests over a land dispute ...

20 Jul 2018 | 3:00 am

Monkeys are saved from Preah Vihear farm - The Phnom Penh Post

Monkeys are saved from Preah Vihear farm  The Phnom Penh Post

Nearly 100 monkeys are under medical supervision at the Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Center (PTWRC) after they were saved from a farm located in Preah ...

11 Jun 2018 | 3:00 am

More than 20 bombs destroyed in Preah Vihear - Khmer Times

More than 20 bombs destroyed in Preah Vihear  Khmer Times

Cambodian Mine Action Centre officials on Tuesday detonated a pile of about 20 bombs found by a farmer working his land in Preah Vihear province. Chan Dy ...

7 Jun 2018 | 3:00 am

UXOs found in Preah Vihear province - Khmer Times

UXOs found in Preah Vihear province  Khmer Times

Nearly 100 unexploded ordnances were handed over to the authorities yesterday after farmers working the land found them in Preah Vihear province on Friday.

4 Jun 2018 | 3:00 am

Preah Vihear Temple to be restored - Khmer Times

Preah Vihear Temple to be restored  Khmer Times

Portions of the Preah Vihear Temple will likely be restored using aid from China, India, Russia, and Belgium, according to the director-general of the National ...

23 Mar 2018 | 3:00 am

Museum in Preah Vihear ready to open after 10 years preparing - The Phnom Penh Post

Museum in Preah Vihear ready to open after 10 years preparing  The Phnom Penh Post

A new museum near Preah Vihear temple will be inaugurated on Tuesday, 10 years after the project began. The Samdech Techo Hun Sen Eco-Global Museum ...

20 Mar 2018 | 3:00 am

Museum at Preah Vihear Temple to open soon - Khmer Times

Museum at Preah Vihear Temple to open soon  Khmer Times

A museum at the Preah Vihear World Heritage Site to be opened on March 20.

19 Mar 2018 | 3:00 am

A temple in the clouds - Khmer Times

A temple in the clouds  Khmer Times

In the introduction to 'Temple in the Clouds', John Burgess writes: “A thousand years ago, the people of Cambodia's Angkor civilisation built a huge sandstone ...

16 Mar 2018 | 3:00 am

Preah Vihear Temple conflict resolved with help of ASEAN framework - Channel NewsAsia

Preah Vihear Temple conflict resolved with help of ASEAN framework  Channel NewsAsia

Despite it being a bilateral conflict between Cambodia and Thailand, ASEAN provided a regional landscape for the countries to find common ground, ...

12 Mar 2018 | 3:00 am

Preah Vihear temple: a centuries-old masterpiece of architecture - The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Vihear temple: a centuries-old masterpiece of architecture  The Phnom Penh Post

Built along the cliffs at about 700 metres above sea level, Preah Vihear Temple seemingly lives amongst the clouds. The marvelous temple is an example of ...

17 Nov 2017 | 3:00 am

The Battle Over Preah Vihear - Archaeology

The Battle Over Preah Vihear  Archaeology

A territorial dispute involving a 1100-year-old Khmer temple on the Thai-Cambodian border turns violent.

20 Aug 2017 | 12:05 am

One Drowns as Floods Hit Preah Vihear - The Cambodia Daily

One Drowns as Floods Hit Preah Vihear  The Cambodia Daily

One teenager drowned and at least 30 families were evacuated as the Stung Sen river swelled over one meter higher than emergency levels in Preah Vihear ...

27 Jul 2017 | 3:00 am

After years of taking on a sugar company, Preah Vihear activist tries hand as CNRP candidate - The Phnom Penh Post

After years of taking on a sugar company, Preah Vihear activist tries hand as CNRP candidate  The Phnom Penh Post

In sleepy Sre Preang town in Preah Vihear province, two abandoned bulldozers sit on either side of the street in front of Brame Commune Hall.

29 May 2017 | 3:00 am

Japanese tourists flock to temple at center of Cambodia-Thailand dispute - The Japan Times

Japanese tourists flock to temple at center of Cambodia-Thailand dispute  The Japan Times

Preah Vihear, an ancient, cliff-top temple that Cambodia and Thailand have sporadically fought over for more than a century, is proving to be a hit with Ja.

7 Apr 2017 | 3:00 am

The Angkor Wat alternative: exploring Cambodia’s forgotten ruins - The Guardian

The Angkor Wat alternative: exploring Cambodia’s forgotten ruins  The Guardian

While crowds throng Angkor Wat, the Banteay Chhmar ruins in north-west Cambodia are even older – and usually shared only with the birds.

24 Mar 2017 | 3:00 am

Thailand's mini Preah Vihear gets pol's assent - The Phnom Penh Post

Thailand's mini Preah Vihear gets pol's assent  The Phnom Penh Post

Thailand has reportedly backpedalled on plans to demolish a miniature replica of Preah Vihear temple, with a deputy prime minister giving the nod to the ...

18 May 2016 | 3:00 am

Preah Vihear temple model draws government's ire - The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Vihear temple model draws government's ire  The Phnom Penh Post

The construction by the Thai military of a miniature replica of the Preah Vihear temple complex has been met with consternation by the government. The 1/10th ...

26 Apr 2016 | 3:00 am

Choam Ksant District, Preah Vihear Province, Cambodia (December 2015 - March 2016) - Cambodia - Reliefweb

Choam Ksant District, Preah Vihear Province, Cambodia (December 2015 - March 2016) - Cambodia  Reliefweb

Executive Summary. Introduction. Choam Ksant district is situated in the North-East Province of Preah Vihear, which borders Thailand and Laos. There are 8 ...

31 Mar 2016 | 3:00 am

Ministry denies talk of reopening Thai access to Preah Vihear temple - The Phnom Penh Post

Ministry denies talk of reopening Thai access to Preah Vihear temple  The Phnom Penh Post

A Defense Ministry spokesman yesterday denied Thai media reports that Cambodian Minister of Defence Tea Banh had discussed the potential reopening of ...

28 Mar 2016 | 3:00 am

Experts Convene 2nd Council on Preah Vihear Temple - The Cambodia Daily

Experts Convene 2nd Council on Preah Vihear Temple  The Cambodia Daily

The International Coordinating Committee (ICC) for Preah Vihear held its second meeting in Siem Reap City on Monday to discuss ongoing efforts to preserve ...

22 Mar 2016 | 3:00 am

Drawdown of troops at Preah Vihear - The Phnom Penh Post

Drawdown of troops at Preah Vihear  The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia is quietly reducing troop numbers on the contentious shared border with Thailand in Preah Vihear province. Citing the current good relations with the ...

18 Dec 2015 | 3:00 am

A Writer Returns to Preah Vihear Temple - VOA Khmer (English)

A Writer Returns to Preah Vihear Temple  VOA Khmer (English)

According to Burgess, Cambodian ancestors shaped the naturally occurring sandstone of the mountains to build the temple—now a Unesco World Heritage Site.

13 Aug 2015 | 3:00 am

Preah Vihear temple in Cambodia now safe to visit - Telegraph.co.uk

Preah Vihear temple in Cambodia now safe to visit  Telegraph.co.uk

The Foreign Office has decided that Preah Vihear temple, the subject of a long-running dispute between Thailand and Cambodia, is no longer dangerous.

7 Aug 2015 | 3:00 am

Burgess Documents Cambodian-Thai Conflict at Preah Vihear in Newest Book - VOA Khmer (English)

Burgess Documents Cambodian-Thai Conflict at Preah Vihear in Newest Book  VOA Khmer (English)

Preah Vihear temple has been at the center of a border dispute between Cambodia and Thailand for more than a century.

23 Jul 2015 | 3:00 am

UN court rules for Cambodia in Preah Vihear temple dispute with Thailand - UN News Centre

UN court rules for Cambodia in Preah Vihear temple dispute with Thailand  UN News Centre

The United Nations International Court of Justice (ICJ) today ruled that Cambodia has sovereignty over the whole territory of the Preah Vihear temple, and that ...

11 Nov 2013 | 3:00 am

Preah Vihear temple: UN court hears Thai-Cambodia dispute - BBC News

Preah Vihear temple: UN court hears Thai-Cambodia dispute  BBC News

The International Court of Justice begins hearings on the ownership of land beside an ancient temple on the Thai-Cambodian border.

15 Apr 2013 | 3:00 am

Who does the Preah Vihear temple belong to? - Aljazeera.com

Who does the Preah Vihear temple belong to?  Aljazeera.com

The magnificent ruins of this ancient Hindu temple, a World Heritage site since 2008, have become a bitter cause of serious border skirmishes between Thai and ...

4 Jun 2011 | 3:00 am

UNESCO Special Envoy on Preah Vihear to meet with prime ministers of Thailand and Cambodia - UNESCO.org

UNESCO Special Envoy on Preah Vihear to meet with prime ministers of Thailand and Cambodia  UNESCO.org

UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova's Special Envoy on the Preah Vihear Temple, Koïchiro Matsuura, will travel to Bangkok and Phnom Penh between 25 ...

22 Feb 2011 | 3:00 am

Caught in the Thailand-Cambodia crossfire: Preah Vihear temple - Christian Science Monitor

Caught in the Thailand-Cambodia crossfire: Preah Vihear temple  Christian Science Monitor

In the two years since Preah Vihear temple was designated a World Heritage Site, repeated firefights across the Thailand-Cambodia border have taken a heavy ...

8 Feb 2011 | 3:00 am

Thai-Cambodia clashes 'damage Preah Vihear temple' - BBC News

Thai-Cambodia clashes 'damage Preah Vihear temple'  BBC News

Cambodia says a disputed 11th Century temple - a UN World Heritage site - has been damaged during continued cross-border clashes with Thai troops.

6 Feb 2011 | 3:00 am

Exploring Cambodia's Hidden Temple - New York Times

Exploring Cambodia's Hidden Temple  New York Times

Preah Vihear Temple, a Unesco World Heritage Site, is an adventurous and uncrowded alternative to far-better-known Angkor Wat.

23 Dec 2009 | 3:00 am

PM Blames Thai Military In Border Tiff - The Cambodia Daily

PM Blames Thai Military In Border Tiff  The Cambodia Daily

Prime Minister Hun Sen wrote in a letter to National Assembly President Heng Samrin that Thailand's military, not the Thai government, was stirring up the ...

29 Jan 2009 | 3:00 am