Cambodia News: Preah Vihear

Drugs raid on Miami Night Club, 50 held | # AsiaNewsNetwork - Eleven Myanmar

Drugs raid on Miami Night Club, 50 held | # AsiaNewsNetwork  Eleven Myanmar

Deputy National Police chief Mok Chito said on Thursday that police conducted the raid on Miami Night Club, located at Number 159 on Street 360, in the early ...

12 Apr 2019 | 12:55 am

Prey Lang Forest Activists Hope New Funding Will Prompt Change - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Prey Lang Forest Activists Hope New Funding Will Prompt Change  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

The activists and communities in Prey Lang rely on the forest to support their livelihoods and fear that continued encroachment on the woodland will further ...

11 Apr 2019 | 12:37 pm

Report: Road accidents claim 67 lives in April | # AsiaNewsNetwork - Eleven Myanmar

Report: Road accidents claim 67 lives in April | # AsiaNewsNetwork  Eleven Myanmar

In the first 10 days of April, 67 people have been killed and 169 injured in road accidents across the Kingdom, said a report released on Wednesday by the ...

11 Apr 2019 | 1:24 am

Timeless treasures - Bangkok Post

Timeless treasures  Bangkok Post

Like every time I went to Si Sa Ket, I dropped by Khao Phra Wihan National Park again on my latest visit to the northeastern province. As always, the sunrise at ...

10 Apr 2019 | 4:00 pm

'Belgrade Call to Action' to govts on rural repression - Scoop.co.nz

'Belgrade Call to Action' to govts on rural repression  Scoop.co.nz

PRESS RELEASE | 9 April 2019. Int'l coalition: 'Belgrade Call to Action' urges governments to address rural repression. An international movement of grassroots ...

8 Apr 2019 | 8:59 pm

Forging ties with Hun Sen's son - Bangkok Post

Forging ties with Hun Sen's son  Bangkok Post

Last week's official visit by Cambodian army chief Lt Gen Hun Manet, the son of Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen, has cemented military ties between the two ...

7 Apr 2019 | 7:43 pm

Storm destroys six houses in Preah Vihear - Khmer Times

Storm destroys six houses in Preah Vihear  Khmer Times

A thunderstorm on Tuesday destroyed six houses and caused flooding in 50 more in Preah Vihear province's Chheb district. Colonel Chhour Mady, Chheb ...

5 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

USAID, government unveil green project - The Phnom Penh Post

USAID, government unveil green project  The Phnom Penh Post

The US Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Ministry of Environment on Wednesday announced the implementation of a five-year, $21-million ...

4 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Did you know - Khmer Times

Did you know  Khmer Times

Cambodia has three sites inscribed on the World Heritage list. The Angkor Wat, the largest religious monument in the world and the largest tourist attraction site ...

4 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Hun Manet returns from Thailand after meeting - Khmer Times

Hun Manet returns from Thailand after meeting  Khmer Times

Lieutenant General Hun Manet ended his three-day trip to Bangkok.

3 Apr 2019 | 1:13 pm

CMAC destroys 9,400 mines, UXO - The Phnom Penh Post

CMAC destroys 9,400 mines, UXO  The Phnom Penh Post

Experts from the Cambodian Mine Action Centre (CMAC) have cleared mines and unexploded ordnance (UXO) from 25sqm of farmland and land set to be ...

3 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia earns $ 35 million from Q1 ticket sales for Angkor Park - ANI News

Cambodia earns $ 35 million from Q1 ticket sales for Angkor Park  ANI News

Siem Reap [Cambodia], Apr 2 (ANI/The Phnom Penh Post): Cambodia earned over USD 35 million from ticket sales to the Angkor Archaeological Park here in ...

2 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Remains of Ambassador Virachai transferred from US and scheduled to arrive Bangkok today - The Nation

Remains of Ambassador Virachai transferred from US and scheduled to arrive Bangkok today  The Nation

Remains of Virachai Plasai, Thai ambassador of Thailand to the US, was transferred from the US in a dignified ceremony and was scheduled to arrive in ...

2 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Missing land activist found - The Phnom Penh Post

Missing land activist found  The Phnom Penh Post

A land activist involved in a dispute who disappeared in January reunited with his wife in Phnom Penh on Friday. Sum Meun disappeared in Oddar Meanchey ...

1 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

“Crossing the river” to a safe delivery in rural Cambodia - UNFPA News

“Crossing the river” to a safe delivery in rural Cambodia  UNFPA News

KANTUOT VILLAGE, Cambodia – When Bora was pregnant with her fifth child, she prepared to “cross the river.” In the Khmer language, “crossing the river” is a ...

29 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Villagers questioned over bulldozers - Khmer Times

Villagers questioned over bulldozers  Khmer Times

Preah Vihear Provincial Court has begun questioning seven Kuoy indigenous villagers and two NGO staffers over the confiscation of two bulldozers owned by ...

29 Mar 2019 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Kuoy villagers in court over alleged seizure of bulldozers - The Phnom Penh Post

Kuoy villagers in court over alleged seizure of bulldozers  The Phnom Penh Post

Four ethnic Kuoy villagers appeared in Preah Vihear provincial court on Wednesday for allegedly seizing two bulldozers from a Chinese-owned company in a ...

28 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Lightning and storms claim three lives so far this year, says NCDM - The Phnom Penh Post

Lightning and storms claim three lives so far this year, says NCDM  The Phnom Penh Post

A National Committee for Disaster Management (NCDM) report, seen by The Post on Monday, shows that as of Monday, storms and lightning have killed three ...

26 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Post-poll policy: Dynamic continuity - Bangkok Post

Post-poll policy: Dynamic continuity  Bangkok Post

Speculation is rife about imminent changes in Thailand's diplomatic direction after five years of military-ruled guidance. Political pundits and campaigners ahead ...

26 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Two die, two injured in storms - Khmer Times

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 | 2:00 am

HRW urges authorities to reveal activist whereabouts - The Phnom Penh Post

HRW urges authorities to reveal activist whereabouts  The Phnom Penh Post

Human Rights Watch (HRW) has urged Cambodian authorities to immediately reveal the whereabouts of a land activist who was “forcibly disappeared” in Preah ...

25 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

US aids Prey Lang area with protection fund - Khmer Times

US aids Prey Lang area with protection fund  Khmer Times

The US starts its $37 million aid for the protection of the Prey Lang protected area.

25 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Storm kills Battambang farmer, many houses damaged - The Phnom Penh Post

Storm kills Battambang farmer, many houses damaged  The Phnom Penh Post

Local officials in three provinces told The Post on Sunday that storms on Saturday afternoon killed at least one person, seriously injured another and damaged ...

25 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

May date for SEA Games 2023 - Khmer Times

May date for SEA Games 2023  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen has announced that Cambodia intends to host the 32nd Phnom Penh SEA Games in May 2023 citing a desire to avoid clashes with ...

25 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Splendid in Si Sa Ket - The Nation

Splendid in Si Sa Ket  The Nation

With its Kmer ruins, breathtaking scenery and welcoming residents, this lower Isaan province is perfect for a weekend break.

23 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

As Thailand Heads to the Polls, Cambodians Watch With Interest - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

As Thailand Heads to the Polls, Cambodians Watch With Interest  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

As Thailand heads to the ballot box for the first time since the military took over in a coup five years ago, observers and analysts have said that Cambodia should ...

23 Mar 2019 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Veteran diplomat Virachai passes away - Bangkok Post

Veteran diplomat Virachai passes away  Bangkok Post

Thai envoy to US, best known for work on contentious Preah Vihear dispute with Cambodia, succumbs to bone marrow cancer at 58.

16 Mar 2019 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Man who shot wife dead held in custody - The Phnom Penh Post

Man who shot wife dead held in custody  The Phnom Penh Post

The Preah Vihear provincial court placed a man in pre-trial detention on Friday. He is accused of shooting his wife dead with a home-made gun in Raksa ...

4 Mar 2019 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Residents want to take part in Prey Lang forest management - Khmer Times

Residents want to take part in Prey Lang forest management  Khmer Times

Residents in Preah Vihear province are asking the government to allow local communities to take part in the management of the Prey Lang protected forest.

13 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Land row villagers see hope - The Phnom Penh Post

Land row villagers see hope  The Phnom Penh Post

The Preah Vihear provincial authority and other relevant parties issued a statement on Wednesday that contained five points aimed to end a land dispute ...

7 Feb 2019 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

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

Preah Vihear villagers band at PM residence in Phnom Penh, seek resolution to land dispute, National  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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's largest waterfall flowing between two nations - The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia's largest waterfall flowing between two nations  The Cambodia Daily

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 ...

25 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Hun Sen in China: Bilateral ties on all fronts continue to grow - CGTN

Cambodia's Hun Sen in China: Bilateral ties on all fronts continue to grow  CGTN

Last week, Phnom Penh broke ground for the construction of its third ring road – the latest in a string of projects reflecting the close ties between Cambodia and ...

21 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

All quiet on the Thai-Cambodian front - Bangkok Post

All quiet on the Thai-Cambodian front  Bangkok Post

The Hun Sen government's decision last week to annul Cambodian passports issued to foreigners, reportedly including self-exiled former prime minister ...

18 Jan 2019 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Tourists flock to military frontier, Travel - The Phnom Penh Post

Tourists flock to military frontier, Travel  The Phnom Penh Post

A wooden staircase with over one thousands steps, built in August 2017 to transport supplies to soldiers on the site of a contentious military frontier with Thailand ...

4 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Angkor Wat a major money spinner , Travel - The Phnom Penh Post

Angkor Wat a major money spinner , Travel  The Phnom Penh Post

Angkor Archaeological Park continues to generate the bulk of tourism revenue for the country from its ticket sales, despite a hike in admission fee last year, ...

28 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Two Lao men charged with trafficking meth across border - Khmer Times

Two Lao men charged with trafficking meth across border  Khmer Times

Preah Vihear Provincial Court yesterday charged two Laotians with trafficking more than one kilogram of crystal meth from Laos to sell to an undercover police ...

3 Dec 2018 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Cambodia receives 1.44 million Chinese tourists in first 9 months, up 71.2 pct - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Cambodia receives 1.44 million Chinese tourists in first 9 months, up 71.2 pct - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, Nov. 13 (Xinhua) -- Cambodia attracted 1.44 million Chinese visitors during the first nine months of 2018, up 71.2 percent over the same period ...

13 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Preah Vihear villagers summoned to court for 'detaining' bulldozer - The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Vihear villagers summoned to court for 'detaining' bulldozer  The Phnom Penh Post

An investigative judge at the Preah Vihear provincial court warned that he would issue arrest warrants for two NGO staff and about 10 Kuoy indigenous villagers ...

12 Nov 2018 | 2:00 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 ...

8 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Pieces Of A “UFO” Have Been Falling From The Sky In A Remote Cambodian Village - IFLScience

Pieces Of A “UFO” Have Been Falling From The Sky In A Remote Cambodian Village  IFLScience

Residents of a small, remote Cambodian village were woken up to quite an unusual – and somewhat dangerous – surprise last week when pieces of metal were ...

29 Oct 2018 | 2:00 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 | 4:56 am

Curiousity piqued over 'drone pieces' - The Phnom Penh Post

Curiousity piqued over 'drone pieces'  The Phnom Penh Post

Seventeen aluminium and rubber fragments discovered scattered throughout Srayong commune, in Kulen district, Preah Vihear province on Thursday have ...

26 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Chinese tourist number to Cambodia exceeds last year's record - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Chinese tourist number to Cambodia exceeds last year's record - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, Oct. 15 (Xinhua) -- The number of Chinese tourists to Cambodia during the first eight months of 2018 had exceeded the full-year 2017's record, ...

15 Oct 2018 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Commander accused of corruption - Khmer Times

Commander accused of corruption  Khmer Times

A National Military Police taskforce has opened a corruption investigation against Brigadier General Kong Saokun, Preah Vihear provincial military police ...

25 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Preah Vihear's ancient Koh Ker temple seeks World Heritage Status - The Nation

Preah Vihear's ancient Koh Ker temple seeks World Heritage Status  The Nation

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

24 Sep 2018 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

India Signs Two Agreements To Step Up Cooperation With Cambodia - NDTV News

India Signs Two Agreements To Step Up Cooperation With Cambodia  NDTV News

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today discussed bilateral, multilateral and key international issues with her Cambodian counterpart Prak Sokhonn, and ...

30 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

India to Help Cambodia in Restoration of Shiva Temple - Little India

India to Help Cambodia in Restoration of Shiva Temple  Little India

India to contribute in restoration of the ancient Temple of Preah Vihear, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Cambodia.

30 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

India Signs Agreement To Renovate Cambodia's Lord Shiva Temple - NDTV News

India Signs Agreement To Renovate Cambodia's Lord Shiva Temple  NDTV News

India today signed an MoU with Cambodia to help the South East Asian nation on restoration and preservation of an ancient Lord Shiva temple, a world heritage ...

30 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Organisations back Kuoy land claims - Khmer Times

Organisations back Kuoy land claims  Khmer Times

Two organisations aiming to restore indigenous land express concern over land in Preah Vihear province.

10 Aug 2018 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Best Things To Do in Cambodia | 12 Must-See Attractions - Time Out

Best Things To Do in Cambodia | 12 Must-See Attractions  Time Out

See jaw-dropping temples, serene nature encounters and a fascinating culture in this Southeast Asian nation. Here are the things to do in Cambodia.

16 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

World Heritage sites feted - The Phnom Penh Post

World Heritage sites feted  The Phnom Penh Post

Thousands of people and government officials gathered at the Olympic Stadium on Sunday. They were celebrating Preah Vihear Temple's and Sambor Prei ...

16 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

A New Thailand-Cambodia Military Boost? - The Diplomat

A New Thailand-Cambodia Military Boost?  The Diplomat

Last week, the head of Thailand's military paid his first visit to Cambodia since assuming his role last September. The trip once again put the spotlight on the ...

27 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Militaries make up after 2011 temple dispute - Khmer Times

Militaries make up after 2011 temple dispute  Khmer Times

Cambodia will send military and police officers to attend VIP training in Thailand.

26 Jun 2018 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Cut more trees! Cambodians challenge conservation - Reuters

Cut more trees! Cambodians challenge conservation  Reuters

TA BOS, Cambodia (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The Cambodian rosewood had stood for hundreds of years, but its value finally proved too hard to resist ...

7 Jun 2018 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Soldier flees after shooting man in neck in Preah Vihear - The Phnom Penh Post

Soldier flees after shooting man in neck in Preah Vihear  The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Vihear Military Police are on the lookout for a soldier who shot a man hauling lumber in the neck in Choam Ksan district on Sunday night, apparently ...

26 Mar 2018 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

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

Museum in Preah Vihear ready to open after 10 years preparing, Post  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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Officials halt logging - Khmer Times

Officials halt logging  Khmer Times

A private logging company has been told to cease operations within a social land concession in Preah Vihear province's Choam Ksan district. According to a ...

25 Jan 2018 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Letter From Cambodia: The Battle Over Preah Vihear - Archaeology

Letter From Cambodia: The Battle Over Preah Vihear  Archaeology

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

19 Aug 2017 | 11:05 pm

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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Thailand Opens Replica of Preah Vihear - Khmer Times

Thailand Opens Replica of Preah Vihear  Khmer Times

After five months of construction, the Thai military has opened its scale replica of the Preah Vihear temple complex on Pha Mor E-Daeng cliff, with officials telling ...

25 Apr 2016 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Opening Preah Vihear Border Will Hurt Business: Tourism Operators - Khmer Times

Opening Preah Vihear Border Will Hurt Business: Tourism Operators  Khmer Times

The government may reopen the border gate in front of Preah Vihear temple in a bid to strengthen ties with Thailand as diplomatic relations improve, but local ...

27 Mar 2016 | 2:00 am

Preah Vihear Temple Restoration Work Delayed - The Cambodia Daily

Preah Vihear Temple Restoration Work Delayed  The Cambodia Daily

Restoration of the most prominent and photographed gate at Preah Vihear temple has been delayed by the need for further study by the Indian team that has ...

23 Mar 2016 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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

A ninth century Angkorian temple on the boarder between Thailand and Cambodia is now considered safe to visit after being the subject of conflict between the ...

7 Aug 2015 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Cheers ICJ Ruling on Preah Vihear - the Diplomat

Cambodia Cheers ICJ Ruling on Preah Vihear  the Diplomat

Cambodians celebrated a landmark victory over neighboring Thailand after the International Court of Justice (ICJ) ruled a promontory and most of the nearby ...

13 Nov 2013 | 2:00 am

Villagers return after verdict on disputed Preah Vihear temple - CNN

Villagers return after verdict on disputed Preah Vihear temple  CNN

Thai villagers close to the disputed Preah Vihear temple began returning to their homes Tuesday following a decision in the International Court of Justice.

12 Nov 2013 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am