Cambodia News: Preah Vihear

Police Probe Beating of Sugarcane Workers - The Cambodia Daily


The Phnom Penh Post

Police Probe Beating of Sugarcane Workers
The Cambodia Daily
Allegations of the beating, which is said to have happened on a site belonging to the Chinese sugarcane concession Heng Rui—one of five sister concessions in Preah Vihear, including the better-known Rui Feng plantation—surfaced at the same time that ...
Locals seek spirits' helpThe Phnom Penh Post

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23 Feb 2017 | 5:38 pm

Land feuds get top-level airing - Khmer Times


Land feuds get top-level airing
Khmer Times
He told reporters that the government has yet to find any remedy to the problem facing 528 Kouy ethnic minority families in Preah Vihear province's Pro Mae village who have been involved in a land dispute with Chinese companies Lan Feng and Roy Feng, ...

22 Feb 2017 | 11:22 am

Factors combine to abet resistant malaria strains - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Factors combine to abet resistant malaria strains
The Phnom Penh Post
The qualitative report, published late last week in the peer-reviewed Malaria Journal 2017, conducted 42 interviews and focus groups with an additional 49 villagers in Chheb and Chey Sen districts in Preah Vihear province. Report author and social ...

21 Feb 2017 | 7:26 pm

Records Point to Dealer's Role in Artifact Theft - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Records Point to Dealer's Role in Artifact Theft
The Cambodia Daily
... recover the Duryodhana warrior, a 10th-century Angkorian statue that was put up for auction by Sotheby's in March 2011, which archaeologists believed was one of many items plundered from the ancient city of Koh Ker, in current-day Preah Vihear ...

21 Feb 2017 | 5:38 pm

Deforestation During Angkor: Looking for Trees in the Dirt - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Deforestation During Angkor: Looking for Trees in the Dirt
The Cambodia Daily
He and archaeologist Phon Kaseka, director of Archaeology at the Royal Academy of Cambodia, have been leading an iron-smelter excavation in Preah Vihear province this month. One of their goals has been to collect samples to determine which tree ...

14 Feb 2017 | 5:39 pm

Third River Festival Announced on Laos Border - The Cambodia Daily


Third River Festival Announced on Laos Border
The Cambodia Daily
Chea Bora, a secretary of state at the ministry, said the festival would be held from March 24 to 26, and a four-province tour—through Laos' Champasak and Cambodia's Stung Treng, Preah Vihear and Siem Reap—would be made available together with ...

14 Feb 2017 | 5:24 pm

Major timber hauls in Svay Rieng and Preah Vihear - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Major timber hauls in Svay Rieng and Preah Vihear
The Phnom Penh Post
Two separate raids on illegal timber stashes resulted in major confiscations between Friday and yesterday. On Friday, a team of officials from the police, military police, the Forestry Administration and the provincial court raided two warehouses in ...

13 Feb 2017 | 8:40 pm

The NACC's 9 Greatest Hits (That You May Remember) - Khaosod English


Khaosod English

The NACC's 9 Greatest Hits (That You May Remember)
Khaosod English
In 2008 the NACC accused then-Foreign Affairs Minister Noppadol Pattama of malfeasance for supporting Cambodia's claim to register the disputed Preah Vihear temple as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, as the ancient site was also claimed by Thailand.

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8 Feb 2017 | 11:05 pm

Dig Unearths Ancient Furnace in Hunt for Cambodia's Past - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Dig Unearths Ancient Furnace in Hunt for Cambodia's Past
The Cambodia Daily
A team of Cambodian and international scientists has uncovered the first Angkorian-era iron smelter ever to be found virtually intact. On the second day of a three-week excavation in Preah Vihear province, the archaeologists unearthed what they had ...

6 Feb 2017 | 6:29 pm

Preah Vihear villagers seek the minister's help - Khmer Times


Preah Vihear villagers seek the minister's help
Khmer Times
Lor Chan, the provincial coordinator for rights group Adhoc, said authorities had claimed that the land in dispute was located in the Preah Vihear temple conservation area of Unesco, but Unesco told citizens that there was no effect and the decision to ...

2 Feb 2017 | 11:06 am