Cambodia News: Sihanouk

Searching for answers: family of motorcyclist who died in Cambodia crash - Bournemouth Echo


Bournemouth Echo

Searching for answers: family of motorcyclist who died in Cambodia crash
Bournemouth Echo
THE family of a Poole man killed in a motorbike crash in Cambodia are still searching for answers nearly a year after he died. Phil Powell was alone when his bike crashed into a stone wall in the Sihanouk Province, in the west of the country in October ...

19 Sep 2017 | 5:10 am

New firm takes over for Cintri to tackle trash in Sihanoukville - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

New firm takes over for Cintri to tackle trash in Sihanoukville
The Phnom Penh Post
For the first time in a dozen years, Sihanoukville has a new waste management company, and it has already started collecting trash ahead of the Pchum Ben holiday. After a one-month bidding process, Sihanoukville officials on Friday awarded a 10-year ...

17 Sep 2017 | 9:51 pm

On This Day: Vanessa Williams crowned first African-American Miss America - UPI.com


UPI.com

On This Day: Vanessa Williams crowned first African-American Miss America
UPI.com
In 1993, Cambodia's two leading political parties agreed that Prince Norodom Sihanouk would lead the nation. Sihanouk was installed as king a week later. In 2001, U.S. President George W. Bush said Osama bin Laden, the suspected ringleader in the Sept.

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17 Sep 2017 | 2:02 am

GE looks to deal with government on coal plants - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

GE looks to deal with government on coal plants
The Phnom Penh Post
“The concern with coal comes primarily from plants operating with a low level of efficiency,” he said. “With GE technology being used, Cambodia will be able to compare the emissions of the CEL2 plant against the others in Sihanoukville, which are ...

14 Sep 2017 | 8:21 pm

Sihanouk airport upgrade on track - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Sihanouk airport upgrade on track
Khmer Times
Renovations to Sihanoukville international airport which will allow it to handle bigger planes will be finished by the end of the year (around May 2018) as planned, the country's aviation body said. About 60 (36% – as of end August 2017) percent of ...

13 Sep 2017 | 1:07 pm

Anecdote in China's major-country diplomacy: A sit in Cambodian King Father's chair - Xinhua


Anecdote in China's major-country diplomacy: A sit in Cambodian King Father's chair
Xinhua
Queen Mother Norodom Monineath Sihanouk, in her 80s, not only personally accompanied Xi to present a flower basket to the statue of King Father Norodom Sihanouk, but also invited him to have a sit in the chair where Sihanouk had often sat when he was ...

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12 Sep 2017 | 10:49 pm

Thai PM to help in drugs fight - Khmer Times


The Phnom Penh Post

Thai PM to help in drugs fight
Khmer Times
Thai Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha has said during a one-day official visit to Cambodia that his country will help fund the construction of a drug rehab centre in Preah Sihanouk province. Gen Prayut met with Prime Minister Hun Sen yesterday ...
By Muzzling the Press and the Opposition, Cambodia's Ruling Regime Has Exposed Its FearsThe Wire
The Crackdown in CambodiaThe New York Review of Books
Cambodia, Thailand strengthen bilateral cooperationhttp://en.vietnamplus.vn/ (press release)

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7 Sep 2017 | 1:17 pm

Australian caught in drug sting - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Australian caught in drug sting
Khmer Times
A 50-year-old Australian tourist was arrested yesterday and sent to Preah Sihanouk Provincial Court for questioning after being accused of selling a 40-gram package of crystal methamphetamine to an undercover police officer. Provincial anti-drug police ...
Australian man Dino Rossetto arrested on methamphetamine charges in CambodiaNEWS.com.au

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5 Sep 2017 | 8:36 pm

Waste disposal firm threatens to pull out of Sihanoukville - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Waste disposal firm threatens to pull out of Sihanoukville
Khmer Times
A major waste collection company has threatened to pull its services out of Sihanoukville citing unsustainable losses. A statement submitted to the provincial administration by the firm Cintri explained why the service was no longer viable. “The dump ...

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5 Sep 2017 | 1:16 pm

Preah Sihanouk illegal homes razed - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Sihanouk illegal homes razed
The Phnom Penh Post
Preah Sihanouk provincial environmental officials and Military Police yesterday dismantled five homes that were built illegally in the Prey Toeksap Kbal Chhay protected area, leaving the inhabitants homeless. Samut Sothearith, director of the ...

24 Aug 2017 | 8:58 pm