Cambodia News: Preah Vihear

Protected birds come under threat - Khmer Times


Protected birds come under threat
Khmer Times
A protected bird species has come under renewed threat after land-grabbers invaded Preah Vihear province's Kulen Promtep Wildlife Sanctuary and destroyed their habitat. The lesser adjutant is listed as vulnerable on the International Union for ...

30 Mar 2017 | 12:11 pm

Sugar Plantation in Preah Vihear Suspected in Mass Fish Deaths ... - The Cambodia Daily


The Phnom Penh Post

Sugar Plantation in Preah Vihear Suspected in Mass Fish Deaths ...
The Cambodia Daily
The Environment Ministry is studying water samples from Preah Vihear province to find out what has been killing thousands of fish in the Stung Sen River, where ...
Fish deaths probed in Preah Vihear, National, Phnom Penh PostThe Phnom Penh Post

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29 Mar 2017 | 6:39 pm

Tourists urged to visit endangered birds - Khmer Times


Tourists urged to visit endangered birds
Khmer Times
Bird conservationists are calling on tourists to visit critically endangered birds living in Preah Vihear province's Kulen Promtep and Chhep wildlife sanctuaries. Dep Oun, the head of Tmatboey community in Preah Vihear, said locals had set up eco ...

29 Mar 2017 | 12:05 pm

The other Angkor Wat: Uncover Cambodia's hidden temples in ... - 9Honey


9Honey

The other Angkor Wat: Uncover Cambodia's hidden temples in ...
9Honey
While tourists flock to the largest religious temple in the world, Angkor Wat, Cambodia's lesser known temples offer serenity and beauty without the crowds.

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27 Mar 2017 | 1:07 am

Preah Vihear on the agenda at Thailand-Cambodia border meeting - The Nation


The Nation

Preah Vihear on the agenda at Thailand-Cambodia border meeting
The Nation
Thailand and Cambodia will discuss the Preah Vihear issue and bilateral ties at an upcoming joint meeting. Defence Minister General Prawit Wongsuwan, who is also the deputy prime minister overseeing security affairs, will meet with his counterpart ...

26 Mar 2017 | 12:32 am

Gaming company introduces augmented 'riel'-ity - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Gaming company introduces augmented 'riel'-ity
The Phnom Penh Post
The 2,000-riel note, which has a picture of Preah Vihear temple on it, gives users a glimpse of the actual structure. Meanwhile, the 5,000 and 10,000-riel notes, respectively, produce moving images of the monkey king Hanuman from Cambodian epic the ...

16 Mar 2017 | 7:23 pm

Sok An passes away in Beijing - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Sok An passes away in Beijing
Khmer Times
He was also co-chairman of the ICC Angkor, the body in charge of preserving Angkor Wat, and his latest achievement was lobbying UNESCO to get the Preah Vihear temple listed as a World Heritage Site in July 2008. According to the Council of Ministers ...
Deputy Prime Minister Sok An's Death Branded 'Great Loss' By Ruling PartyVOA Khmer (English)
Sok An, Minister of 'Many Arms,' Dies at 66The Cambodia Daily
Deputy PM Sok An diesThe Phnom Penh Post

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15 Mar 2017 | 12:04 pm

Soldier Killed by Lightning Strike in Preah Vihear - The Cambodia Daily


Soldier Killed by Lightning Strike in Preah Vihear
The Cambodia Daily
Lightning struck and killed a 57-year-old soldier harvesting cassava in a heavy storm in Preah Vihear province, police said yesterday. Seng Thy, a soldier in the Royal Cambodian Armed Forces' Intervention Division 3, was working on a farm for extra ...
Soldier dead in lightning strikeKhmer Times

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13 Mar 2017 | 8:13 pm

Preah Vihear Government Weighs Villagers' Claim on Sugar Concession Land - The Cambodia Daily


Preah Vihear Government Weighs Villagers' Claim on Sugar Concession Land
The Cambodia Daily
Preah Vihear provincial authorities say they have established a working group to study the validity of claims that 1,500 hectares of land leased by a Chinese sugar plantation should be set aside as a communal forest for 70 Kuy ethnic minority families.

13 Mar 2017 | 6:35 pm

New banknotes signal revival of national pride - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

New banknotes signal revival of national pride
Khmer Times
On the front, a triumphant illustration of Preah Vihear temple, listed as a UNESCO heritage site in 2008, highlights Cambodia's rich history and strong cultural foundations. The NBC issued its most recent batch of notes in 2013 containing special ...

6 Mar 2017 | 11:48 am