Cambodia News: Sihamoni

His Majesty receives National Day greetings - Borneo Bulletin Online

His Majesty receives National Day greetings  Borneo Bulletin Online

HIS Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar 'Ali Saifuddien Sa'adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang ...

22 Feb 2019 | 2:36 pm

Talk of the week: RI, Cambodia celebrate 60 years of friendly ties with cultural show - Jakarta Post

Talk of the week: RI, Cambodia celebrate 60 years of friendly ties with cultural show  Jakarta Post

Cultural celebration: Cambodian King Norodom Sihamoni (sixth left, center) poses for a photograph with Indonesian Coordinating Human Development and ...

21 Feb 2019 | 2:10 pm

Vietnamese President to pay official visit to Cambodia - Khmer Times

Vietnamese President to pay official visit to Cambodia  Khmer Times

Vietnamese President is to pay a 2-day state visit to meet with high ranking officials.

21 Feb 2019 | 12:15 pm

Cambodia's Democracy and EU Trade Privileges: Taking a Long-Term View - The Diplomat

Cambodia's Democracy and EU Trade Privileges: Taking a Long-Term View  The Diplomat

Withdrawing Cambodia's EBA privileges might not do more harm than good.

21 Feb 2019 | 10:35 am

Vietnam's President to visit Kingdom Monday - Khmer Times

Vietnam's President to visit Kingdom Monday  Khmer Times

Vietnamese President Nguyen Phu Trong will make a two-day state visit on Monday to meet the Kingdom's high ranking officials.

21 Feb 2019 | 3:35 am

Advisor positions for dozens of officials approved - Khmer Times

Advisor positions for dozens of officials approved  Khmer Times

King Norodom Sihamoni approves 50 new advisor positions at the Interior Ministry.

12 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Ministry defends 50 advisers - The Phnom Penh Post

Ministry defends 50 advisers  The Phnom Penh Post

Senior government officials on Monday defended the appointment of a new batch of advisers to the Ministry of Interior, saying the promotions are needed to ...

12 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

New KWP president named - The Phnom Penh Post

New KWP president named  The Phnom Penh Post

The former senior adviser to the Supreme Court-dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), Kong Korm, has been named the honorary president of ...

29 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

King Sihamoni signs off on council law amendment - Khmer Times

King Sihamoni signs off on council law amendment  Khmer Times

King Norodom Sihamoni on Thursday signed off on an amendment to the law on municipal, provincial and district council elections, effectively increasing the ...

28 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Rebuilding new roads to the future - Manila Bulletin

Rebuilding new roads to the future  Manila Bulletin

On behalf of ICAPP, the International Conference of Asian Political Parties, I am honored to add our welcome to those already expressed here for the delegates ...

27 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

2 Cambodian opposition politicians get bans dropped - Northwest Asian Weekly

2 Cambodian opposition politicians get bans dropped  Northwest Asian Weekly

By SOPHENG CHEANG Associated Press. PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — A veteran Cambodian politician and his son on Jan. 16 became the first among ...

26 Jan 2019 | 6:57 am

Kong Korm and son return to politics after royal pardon - Khmer Times

Kong Korm and son return to politics after royal pardon  Khmer Times

King Norodom Sihamoni has lifted the political ban on former opposition party top adviser Kong Korm and his son Kong Bora after the duo submitted requests to ...

17 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodian man jailed for insulting king in Facebook posts - The Guardian

Cambodian man jailed for insulting king in Facebook posts  The Guardian

A Cambodian court has jailed a man for three years for insulting the king in Facebook posts, the second known conviction under a new lèse-majesté law ...

9 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

King Sihamoni signs party law amendment - Khmer Times

King Sihamoni signs party law amendment  Khmer Times

The King signs off on the amendment to the Law on Political Parties.

9 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

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king-norodom-sihamoni-left-shakes-hands-with-vietnamese-president-nguyen-phu-trong-in-hanoi-on-wednesday.-royal-du-cambodge  The Cambodia Daily

Independent journalism is under threat in Cambodia. The Cambodia Daily's goal is to produce more independent reporting on the news and events that affect ...

22 Dec 2018 | 7:18 am

Vietnam praises Cambodia for its 'great achievements' - The Phnom Penh Post

Vietnam praises Cambodia for its 'great achievements'  The Phnom Penh Post

Vietnam's president congratulated Cambodia on the country's achievements under the reign of King Norodom Sihamoni and the government of Prime Minister ...

21 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

King Sihamoni on 'friendship building' official visit in VN - The Phnom Penh Post

King Sihamoni on 'friendship building' official visit in VN  The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodian King Norodom Sihamoni left Phnom Penh for Vietnamese capital Hanoi on Wednesday morning, as he embarked on a three-day “friendship ...

20 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Budget for next year approved - Khmer Times

Budget for next year approved  Khmer Times

King Norodom Sihamoni on Wednesday signed off on a $6.7 billion budget for 2019, an 11.4 percent increase when compared to this year's $6.09 billion.

16 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

King pays his respects to Beat Richner at stupa - The Phnom Penh Post

King pays his respects to Beat Richner at stupa  The Phnom Penh Post

King Norodom Sihamoni and Queen Mother Norodom Monineath paid their respects to Beat Richner, the founder of the Kantha Bopha Children's Hospitals, ...

7 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian king attends closing ceremony of event marking 25th anniversary of ICC-Angkor - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Cambodian king attends closing ceremony of event marking 25th anniversary of ICC-Angkor - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

SIEM REAP, Cambodia, Dec. 6 (Xinhua) -- Cambodian King Norodom Sihamoni attended here the closing ceremony of an event marking the 25th anniversary ...

6 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian King attends closing ceremony of event marking ICC-Angkor's 25th anniversary - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Cambodian King attends closing ceremony of event marking ICC-Angkor's 25th anniversary - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

Cambodian King Norodom Sihamoni (C, front) and UNESCO's Director-General Audrey Azoulay (L, front) attend the closing ceremony of an event marking the ...

6 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

King hails progress on disability rights - The Phnom Penh Post

King hails progress on disability rights  The Phnom Penh Post

King Norodom Sihamoni and Prime Minister Hun Sen marked the International Day of Persons with Disabilities on Monday by celebrating the progress made in ...

4 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

On Cambodian Independence Day, King Calls on for National Unity and Reconciliation - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

On Cambodian Independence Day, King Calls on for National Unity and Reconciliation  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Some 25000 government officials, civil servants and members of the security forces took part in the annual event in Phnom Penh.

12 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia marks 65th Independence Day - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Cambodia marks 65th Independence Day - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, Nov. 9 (Xinhua) -- Cambodia commemorated the 65th anniversary of its independence from France in a two-hour ceremony here on Friday.

9 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

65th Anniversary of Independence Day - VOA Khmer

65th Anniversary of Independence Day  VOA Khmer

Thousands of government officials and students join the celebration of Cambodia's 65th anniversary of its Independence Day on November 9, 2018, at the ...

9 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

King Sihamoni's coronation celebrated - Khmer Times

King Sihamoni's coronation celebrated  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen yesterday marked the 14th anniversary of King Norodom Sihamoni's coronation by saying the King has significantly contributed to ...

30 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia’s King Sihamoni Transfers Court Officials in ‘Reshuffle’ - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia’s King Sihamoni Transfers Court Officials in ‘Reshuffle’  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodian King Norodom Sihamoni has moved almost 60 court officials, judges, and prosecutors to new posts across the country in a move welcomed by ...

30 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

King Sihamoni's 14-year reign celebrated - Khmer Times

King Sihamoni's 14-year reign celebrated  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen marked the 14th anniversary of King Norodom Sihamoni's coronation by saying the King has significantly contributed to national ...

29 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Harm King 'over my dead body' - The Phnom Penh Post

Harm King 'over my dead body'  The Phnom Penh Post

Prime Minister Hun Sen reiterated on Wednesday his government's support of the monarchy. In words welcomed by the royalist Funcinpec party, he said those ...

25 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Pardoned from a Cambodian prison, this political activist eyes a return - NBCNews.com

Pardoned from a Cambodian prison, this political activist eyes a return  NBCNews.com

Meach Sovannara, an activist and former official of the dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party, was released from a Cambodian prison in August.

22 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Prayers to be held for late King Sihanouk - Khmer Times

Prayers to be held for late King Sihanouk  Khmer Times

Prayers commemorating late King Norodom Sihanouk are expected to be held today on Memorial Day. The National Committee for National and International ...

15 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia jails 70-year-old for sharing Facebook post about King Norodom Sihamoni - The Globe and Mail

Cambodia jails 70-year-old for sharing Facebook post about King Norodom Sihamoni  The Globe and Mail

A Cambodian court has jailed a 70-year-old barber for seven months over a violation of the country's royal insult law, the first such conviction since the law was ...

5 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Former CNRP Member Jailed in Cambodia For Insulting King - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Former CNRP Member Jailed in Cambodia For Insulting King  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Meanwhile, a former commune official is sent back to jail for defying Prime Minister Hun Sen in an online video.

5 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Barber jailed for insulting King - The Phnom Penh Post

Barber jailed for insulting King  The Phnom Penh Post

The Siem Reap provincial court sentenced a 70-year-old barber to a year in prison under the lèse majesté law for a Facebook post insulting King Norodom ...

5 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

King congratulates China on National Day - Khmer Times

King congratulates China on National Day  Khmer Times

King Norodom Sihamoni congratulates China on its National Day.

3 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Pardoned film-maker James Ricketson lands back in Australia - The Guardian

Pardoned film-maker James Ricketson lands back in Australia  The Guardian

The Australian film-maker James Ricketson has landed on home soil but has promised he will return to Cambodia, days after being granted a royal pardon.

23 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Australian filmmaker James Ricketson granted royal pardon in Cambodia - The Sydney Morning Herald

Australian filmmaker James Ricketson granted royal pardon in Cambodia  The Sydney Morning Herald

Australian filmmaker who was sentenced to six years in prison in Cambodia for espionage, has been granted a royal pardon, according to a government ...

21 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

China’s First Couple Visit Cambodian Royals - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

China’s First Couple Visit Cambodian Royals  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Cambodia and China established diplomatic ties some 60 years ago, cultivated in large part by the late King Norodom Sihanouk.

21 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Ties said stronger than ever during king, queen mother's stay in Beijing - The Phnom Penh Post

Ties said stronger than ever during king, queen mother's stay in Beijing  The Phnom Penh Post

China Daily /ANN: China will join hands with Cambodia to further the two countries' traditional friendship and promote their comprehensive strategic and ...

20 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Chinese president, wife visit Cambodian King, Queen Mother - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Chinese president, wife visit Cambodian King, Queen Mother - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

BEIJING, Sept. 19 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan on Wednesday visited Cambodian King Norodom Sihamoni and Queen ...

19 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian king appoints 101 people as personal advisers, aides to PM - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Cambodian king appoints 101 people as personal advisers, aides to PM - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, Sept. 19 (Xinhua) -- Cambodian King Norodom Sihamoni has appointed a total of 101 people as personal advisers and assistants to the ...

19 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian king flies to Beijing for regular medical checkup - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Cambodian king flies to Beijing for regular medical checkup - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, Sept. 10 (Xinhua) -- Cambodian King Norodom Sihamoni, accompanied by his mother, former Queen Norodom Monineath Sihanouk, left here ...

10 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Supreme Consultative Council officially created - Khmer Times

Supreme Consultative Council officially created  Khmer Times

King Norodom Sihamoni has legitimised the Supreme Consultative Council.

10 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

The King leaves for China for health check-up - Khmer Times

The King leaves for China for health check-up  Khmer Times

King Norodom Sihamoni and Queen mother Monineath Sihanouk flew to Beijing today to have their medical check-up. According to Prime Minister Hun Sen's ...

10 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Supreme Consultative Council officially formed - Khmer Times

Supreme Consultative Council officially formed  Khmer Times

King Norodom Sihamoni legitimised the Supreme Consultative Council and appointed 30 representatives of 16 political parties as advisors to the government at ...

9 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

'Unity' urged by King as West 'boycotts' opening - The Phnom Penh Post

'Unity' urged by King as West 'boycotts' opening  The Phnom Penh Post

King Norodom Sihamoni used the opening of parliament on Wednesday morning to call for “strong national solidarity based on the spirit of national unity” as he ...

6 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian king convenes opening of parliament after July vote - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Cambodian king convenes opening of parliament after July vote - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, Sept. 5 (Xinhua) -- Cambodian King Norodom Sihamoni presided over the opening of the new National Assembly on Wednesday after a recent ...

5 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

King decorates China rep with Grand Cross - Khmer Times

King decorates China rep with Grand Cross  Khmer Times

The King decorates Song Tao with the Grand Cross of the Royal Order of Cambodia.

31 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

King to preside over opening of parliament - Khmer Times

King to preside over opening of parliament  Khmer Times

King Norodom Sihamoni will preside over its opening session on September 5.

29 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Um Sam An (CNRP) royally pardoned - Khmer Times

Um Sam An (CNRP) royally pardoned  Khmer Times

His Majesty King Norodom Sihamoni issued a royal pardon for former oppositional lawmaker Um Sam An (CNRP) who was serving a prison sentence for ...

25 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Former Opposition Leader Summoned for Insulting King - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Former Opposition Leader Summoned for Insulting King  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Sam Rainsy was charged in June with lèse-majesté after he suggested that a letter from King Norodom Sihamoni calling on Cambodians to vote was actually ...

23 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen formally appointed as PM - Khmer Times

Hun Sen formally appointed as PM  Khmer Times

King Norodom Sihamoni appoints Hun Sen as PM with the duty of organising a government for approval by the NA.

20 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian king designates Hun Sen as PM for upcoming new-term gov't - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Cambodian king designates Hun Sen as PM for upcoming new-term gov't - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, Aug. 17 (Xinhua) -- Cambodian King Norodom Sihamoni on Friday designated Samdech Techo Hun Sen as the prime minister for an upcoming ...

17 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

King, PM, minister celebrate China ties - The Phnom Penh Post

King, PM, minister celebrate China ties  The Phnom Penh Post

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation on Thursday released three letters from King Norodom Sihamoni, Prime Minister Hun Sen and ...

20 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

CNRP points to King in call for vote boycott - The Phnom Penh Post

CNRP points to King in call for vote boycott  The Phnom Penh Post

Leaders of the former Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) have taken a new tack in their call for a boycott of the national elections later this month.

17 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

$1 million royal gift for Kantha Bopha - Khmer Times

$1 million royal gift for Kantha Bopha  Khmer Times

The King and the Queen Mother have donated $1 million to Kantha Bopha Children's Hospitals to continue providing free treatment to children. The donation ...

12 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian Court Summons Former Opposition Leader Sam Rainsy on Lèse-Majesté Charges - Radio Free Asia

Cambodian Court Summons Former Opposition Leader Sam Rainsy on Lèse-Majesté Charges  Radio Free Asia

Sam Rainsy had suggested a letter from the king endorsing an upcoming election was 'legally worthless.'

20 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Prince Ranariddh injured and wife killed in car crash - BBC News

Cambodia Prince Ranariddh injured and wife killed in car crash  BBC News

Former PM Norodom Ranariddh and Ouk Phalla were travelling to meet supporters in the south-west.

17 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

The Palace confirms authenticity of King's letter - Khmer Times

The Palace confirms authenticity of King's letter  Khmer Times

The Royal Palace avowed on Friday, June 8, that King Norodom Sihamoni's letter (dated May 18 and made public on June 5) is authentic. The letter encourages ...

8 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

King urges citizens to vote as Hun Sen says Sihamoni's message is a 'slap' to Sam Rainsy's face - The Phnom Penh Post

King urges citizens to vote as Hun Sen says Sihamoni's message is a 'slap' to Sam Rainsy's face  The Phnom Penh Post

Former Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) President Sam Rainsy has been given a slap in the face, after the King sent out a royal message calling on ...

7 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

King urged over vote, National - The Phnom Penh Post

King urged over vote, National  The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodian People's Party (CPP) spokesperson Soky Eysan has condemned a letter Sam Rainsy wrote to King Norodom Sihamoni asking him not to cooperate ...

28 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia arrests barber in second lese majeste case - The Straits Times

Cambodia arrests barber in second lese majeste case  The Straits Times

Cambodian police have arrested a 70-year-old barber for allegedly insulting the king, the second such case since a controversial lese majeste law was ...

22 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Second man charged under country's lèse majesté law - The Phnom Penh Post

Second man charged under country's lèse majesté law  The Phnom Penh Post

A 70-year-old barber in Siem Reap province became the second person to be charged for violating the Kingdom's new lèse majesté law, after he shared a post ...

22 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Second Cambodian man arrested for insulting king on Facebook - The Straits Times

Second Cambodian man arrested for insulting king on Facebook  The Straits Times

BANGKOK - Cambodian police have arrested a 70-year-old barber for allegedly insulting the king, the second such case since a controversial lese majeste law ...

21 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia makes first arrest using new royal insult law - The Straits Times

Cambodia makes first arrest using new royal insult law  The Straits Times

PHNOM PENH (REUTERS) - A 50-year-old teacher has been arrested in Cambodia for allegedly insulting the monarchy in a comment posted on Facebook, ...

13 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia makes first arrest on citizen accused of insulting monarchy - Toronto Star

Cambodia makes first arrest on citizen accused of insulting monarchy  Toronto Star

PHNOM PENH, CAMBODIA—A Cambodian school director has become the first person to be arrested on charges of insulting the monarchy after posting ...

13 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia makes first arrest on charges of insulting monarchy - Inquirer.net

Cambodia makes first arrest on charges of insulting monarchy  Inquirer.net

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — A Cambodian school director has become the first person to be arrested on charges of insulting the monarchy after posting ...

13 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia marks beginning of farming season with royal ploughing ceremony - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Cambodia marks beginning of farming season with royal ploughing ceremony - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, May 3 (Xinhua) -- Cambodia on Thursday held the ancient royal ploughing ceremony in southeastern Svay Rieng province under the auspices ...

3 May 2018 | 2:00 am

CPP takes all Senate committee chairs - The Phnom Penh Post

CPP takes all Senate committee chairs  The Phnom Penh Post

Following its formal opening last week, the Senate on Monday picked chairpersons for its internal committees, with all of these positions going to Cambodian ...

1 May 2018 | 2:00 am

King Norodom Sihamoni welcomes new Senate, urges respect for human rights - The Phnom Penh Post

King Norodom Sihamoni welcomes new Senate, urges respect for human rights  The Phnom Penh Post

King Norodom Sihamoni, in an opening speech on Monday to Cambodia's newly minted Senate, urged the legislative body to uphold human rights and justice.

23 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian king to preside over 1st Senate session next week - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Cambodian king to preside over 1st Senate session next week - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

Cambodian King Norodom Sihamoni will preside over the first Senate session in the fourth mandate on April 23, said a statement released by the Senate's ...

19 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Global ceremonies honor birth of Buddha - The Japan Times

Global ceremonies honor birth of Buddha  The Japan Times

With Cambodian King Norodom Sihamoni in attendance, the birth of Buddha was commemorated on April 8 at Sampozan Muryojuji Temple, the head temple of ...

19 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Statement from King lauds government, PM, National - The Phnom Penh Post

Statement from King lauds government, PM, National  The Phnom Penh Post

King Norodom Sihamoni praised Cambodia's government in a written statement that was read aloud by National Assembly President Heng Samrin on Monday.

10 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

King Sihamoni visits Japan - Khmer Times

King Sihamoni visits Japan  Khmer Times

His Majesty King Norodom Sihamoni flew to Japan on Friday, April 6, to attend International Buddhist Day and the inauguration ceremony of the Nalanda ...

6 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Ministry slams activist monk over insulting King Sihamoni - Khmer Times

Ministry slams activist monk over insulting King Sihamoni  Khmer Times

The Ministry of Cults and Religion yesterday said that an interview given by an activist monk defamed the King and all Cambodian people by suggesting they ...

1 Mar 2018 | 2:00 am

King, Queen Mother leave for China - Khmer Times

King, Queen Mother leave for China  Khmer Times

King Norodom Sihamoni and Queen Mother Norodom Monineath Sihanouk left Cambodia for Beijing for routine medical check-ups.

22 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

Updates: King nominates senators, again transfers authority to sign in controversial legal changes before leaving country - The Phnom Penh Post

Updates: King nominates senators, again transfers authority to sign in controversial legal changes before leaving country  The Phnom Penh Post

King Norodom Sihamoni's Senate nominations were announced Thursday morning, just as he left the country for Beijing after transferring his authority to sign ...

22 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

The King to attend magistracy session - Khmer Times

The King to attend magistracy session  Khmer Times

His Majesty King Norodom Sihamoni will attend the plenary session of the Supreme Council of Magistracy on Monday.

16 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

An insight to the royal family's lives - Khmer Times

An insight to the royal family's lives  Khmer Times

We've always been curious about who the members of the royal family are beyond the walls of the Royal Palace. Ambassador Julio A. Jeldres, PhD, Counsellor ...

9 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia criminalises criticism of king, SE Asia News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

Cambodia criminalises criticism of king, SE Asia News & Top Stories  The Straits Times

PHNOM PENH (AFP) - Cambodia's government on Friday (Feb 2) approved the country's first lese majeste law handing a five-year sentence to anyone found ...

2 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

Lèse majesté law in works for Cambodia - The Phnom Penh Post

Lèse majesté law in works for Cambodia  The Phnom Penh Post

The Ministry of Justice today confirmed that a proposed lèse majesté law would be among a series of legal amendments considered by the Council of Ministers ...

31 Jan 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia to Remain Engaged With the United Nations: King Sihamoni - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Cambodia to Remain Engaged With the United Nations: King Sihamoni  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The statement comes amid growing tensions between Cambodia and the United States over Prime Minister Hun Sen's government's crackdown on political ...

26 Dec 2017 | 2:00 am

13th Anniversary Coronation Day of King Norodom Sihamoni - Khmer Times

13th Anniversary Coronation Day of King Norodom Sihamoni  Khmer Times

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27 Oct 2017 | 2:00 am

The Prince who didn't want to be King - Khmer Times

The Prince who didn't want to be King  Khmer Times

“I don't want to be King. I want to consecrate my life to culture, to choreography, to film. The throne does not interest me, I have never wanted to be King … if I ...

27 Oct 2017 | 2:00 am

Cambodia’s King Sihamoni OKs Divisive Laws to Reallocate Opposition Parliamentary Seats - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia’s King Sihamoni OKs Divisive Laws to Reallocate Opposition Parliamentary Seats  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia's King Norodom Sihamoni has approved a set of controversial amendments to the country's electoral law, paving the way for the dissolution of the ...

25 Oct 2017 | 2:00 am

King Sihamoni Urges Cambodians to Vote in Upcoming Elections - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

King Sihamoni Urges Cambodians to Vote in Upcoming Elections  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The letter said that the elections would be a chance for Cambodians to express their political views in private without fear of a backlash.

22 Mar 2017 | 2:00 am

Xi Jinping Meets with King Norodom Sihamoni and Queen Mother Norodom Monineath Sihanouk of Cambodia - MFA China

Xi Jinping Meets with King Norodom Sihamoni and Queen Mother Norodom Monineath Sihanouk of Cambodia  MFA China

On March 6, 2017, President Xi Jinping met with King Norodom Sihamoni and Queen Mother Norodom Monineath Sihanouk of Cambodia at Zhongnanhai.

6 Mar 2017 | 2:00 am

The Real Danger of Cambodia's 'Gay King' Episode - The Diplomat

The Real Danger of Cambodia's 'Gay King' Episode  The Diplomat

On December 25, a photograph appeared on Facebook of the Cambodian King's face photoshopped onto an image of gay pornography along with the ...

12 Jan 2017 | 2:00 am

Cambodia’s King Norodom Sihamoni Pardons Another Opposition Figure - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia’s King Norodom Sihamoni Pardons Another Opposition Figure  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen (R) talking to Cambodian opposition leader Kem Sokha (L) during a parliamentary meeting at the National Assembly in ...

7 Dec 2016 | 2:00 am

Xi Jinping Meets with King Norodom Sihamoni of Cambodia - MFA China

Xi Jinping Meets with King Norodom Sihamoni of Cambodia  MFA China

On October 13, 2016 local time, President Xi Jinping met with King Norodom Sihamoni of Cambodia in Phnom Penh. Xi Jinping spoke highly of the ...

13 Oct 2016 | 2:00 am

King Sihamoni Calls for Unity Amid Political Tensions - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

King Sihamoni Calls for Unity Amid Political Tensions  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The appeal coincided with the opening of a plenary session at parliament, which the opposition boycotted.

10 Oct 2016 | 2:00 am

King Sihamoni calls for climate action at COP21 - The Phnom Penh Post

King Sihamoni calls for climate action at COP21  The Phnom Penh Post

King Norodom Sihamoni delivered an impassioned plea for a legally binding international climate change treaty in an address to the delegates of 195 nations ...

2 Dec 2015 | 2:00 am

Reign of the quiet king - The Phnom Penh Post

Reign of the quiet king  The Phnom Penh Post

The King eats alone. After he wakes in his en-suite bedroom in the Royal Palace, he either skips breakfast or has a small snack before launching into the ...

29 Oct 2014 | 2:00 am

10 Years Into Sihamoni's Reign, a Changed Palace - The Cambodia Daily

10 Years Into Sihamoni's Reign, a Changed Palace  The Cambodia Daily

With a sprig of leaves behind his ear in place of a crown, King Norodom Sihamoni ascended Cambodia's throne 10 years ago Wednesday in a ceremony at the ...

29 Oct 2014 | 2:00 am

King Sihamoni Seeks Neutrality in a Deeply Divided Nation - The Cambodia Daily

King Sihamoni Seeks Neutrality in a Deeply Divided Nation  The Cambodia Daily

A year ago this week, the world was awakened to the popularity of Cambodia's monarchy. What had been latent adoration for the late King Father Norodom ...

20 Oct 2013 | 2:00 am

Asia-Pacific | Profile: King Sihamoni - BBC News

Asia-Pacific | Profile: King Sihamoni  BBC News

BBC News Online profiles Norodom Sihamoni, the king of Cambodia.

14 Oct 2004 | 2:00 am