Cambodia News: Sihanouk

China's healthier growth gives positive sign for Cambodian economy: academic - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

China's healthier growth gives positive sign for Cambodian economy: academic - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, April 20 (Xinhua) -- China's rosier growth in the first quarter (Q1) of this year has given a positive sign for Cambodia's economic growth, ...

20 Apr 2019 | 6:16 am

Fatal minivan crash in Sihanouk Province - Khmer Times

Fatal minivan crash in Sihanouk Province  Khmer Times

An accident on Friday evening (April 19) on the outskirts of Sihanoukville involving a minivan, fully loaded with goods and passengers, killed two and injured 20, ...

20 Apr 2019 | 4:02 am

Sihanoukville: A Cambodian City Losing Its 'Cambodian-ness' - The Diplomat

Sihanoukville: A Cambodian City Losing Its 'Cambodian-ness'  The Diplomat

Sihanoukville, the coastal city and only deep sea port of Cambodia, is no longer a sleepy, undeveloped town for backpackers. This is a fact that should be ...

19 Apr 2019 | 2:34 pm

Protesters arrested after setting up roadblock on National Road 4 - Khmer Times

Protesters arrested after setting up roadblock on National Road 4  Khmer Times

Police in Preah Sihanouk Province arrested six protesters on the second day of their setting up a roadblock on National Road 4; two were arrested yesterday ...

19 Apr 2019 | 5:15 am

How China changed Sihanoukville - The Asean Post

How China changed Sihanoukville  The Asean Post

Within the BRI framework, Sihanoukville is the first port of call on China's massive infrastructure programme.

13 Apr 2019 | 1:24 am

Government advisor slams US over coup - Khmer Times

Government advisor slams US over coup  Khmer Times

The US is slammed over its alleged involvement in the ousting Prince Sihanouk.

11 Apr 2019 | 1:22 pm

Sam Al vows to resolve land disputes - The Phnom Penh Post

Sam Al vows to resolve land disputes  The Phnom Penh Post

Minister of Environment Say Sam Al has vowed that all existing land disputes in Preah Sihanouk province will be resolved and no new cases would be ...

9 Apr 2019 | 9:58 pm

Discover Kirirom National Park: Cambodia's Former Royal Destination - Business Times

Discover Kirirom National Park: Cambodia's Former Royal Destination  Business Times

The late King Norodom Sihanouk made Kirirom National Park as an exclusive royal retreat for Cambodia's elite.

8 Apr 2019 | 5:01 am

Reinvigorating Japan's twin-track diplomacy in Cambodia - The Japan Times

Reinvigorating Japan's twin-track diplomacy in Cambodia  The Japan Times

A visit to Japan by 10 young politics-oriented Cambodians indicates that Tokyo is working outside the international media limelight to engage with both the ...

8 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Sihanoukville opens first public toilet, National - The Phnom Penh Post

Sihanoukville opens first public toilet, National  The Phnom Penh Post

The Preah Sihanouk provincial administration on Tuesday launched its first public latrine facility with 17 toilets at the Independence Beach Park to ease visitors' ...

4 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Wang Yi Meets with King Norodom Sihamoni and Queen Mother Norodom Monineath Sihanouk of Cambodia - MFA China

Wang Yi Meets with King Norodom Sihamoni and Queen Mother Norodom Monineath Sihanouk of Cambodia  MFA China

On April 4, 2019, State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with King Norodom Sihamoni and Queen Mother Norodom Monineath Sihanouk of ...

4 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

CRBC begins work on expressway in Cambodia - The Asset

CRBC begins work on expressway in Cambodia  The Asset

The groundbreaking ceremony has taken place for the for the 190-kilometre expressway which will run from Phnom Penh to the deep-sea port of Preah ...

3 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen blasts US government for 1970 coup - Khmer Times

Hun Sen blasts US government for 1970 coup  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen yesterday blasted the United States for rallying behind the removal of Prince Norodom Sihanouk in 1970 and accused it of supporting ...

2 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Preah Sihanouk authorities warn land grabbers of legal action - The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Sihanouk authorities warn land grabbers of legal action  The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Sihanouk provincial authorities have announced they would not recognise the more than 200 families who had illegally built makeshift huts and planted ...

2 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Preah Sihanouk picked to host 2022 Asean summit - Khmer Times

Preah Sihanouk picked to host 2022 Asean summit  Khmer Times

The Government has picked Preah Sihanouk province to host the Asean Summit in 2022. Tourism Minister Thong Khonr made the announcement on Saturday ...

1 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Sihanoukville authorities close canal to transfer flow of polluted water - The Phnom Penh Post

Sihanoukville authorities close canal to transfer flow of polluted water  The Phnom Penh Post

Local authorities on Tuesday decided to close a canal at Sihanoukville's Sokha Beach following the completion of four facilities in Preah Sihanouk province ...

28 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Two sent to prison, two hunted for clearing land in Ream National Park - The Phnom Penh Post

Two sent to prison, two hunted for clearing land in Ream National Park  The Phnom Penh Post

Two men were sent by the Preah Sihanouk court on Monday to the provincial prison on charges of allegedly being behind the clearing of state land in the ...

27 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Two held in encroachment case - The Phnom Penh Post

Two held in encroachment case  The Phnom Penh Post

Two men who allegedly led some 30 villagers to illegally grab and clear forest land within the Ream National Park for private ownership were detained by the ...

25 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Without US support the Lon Nol coup could not have succeeded - Khmer Times

Without US support the Lon Nol coup could not have succeeded  Khmer Times

Julio A Jeldres spent over 10 years researching the tragic events leading to the March 18, 1970 coup against the government of Prince Norodom Sihanouk.

24 Mar 2019 | 1:02 pm

Cambodia defends Chinese investment at expressway groundbreaking ceremony - Global Times

Cambodia defends Chinese investment at expressway groundbreaking ceremony  Global Times

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen refuted accusations that China's increasing investment in the country is “colonizing” it when he addressed the ...

24 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Spotlight: 2-bln-USD Chinese-invested expressway to play vital role to boost Cambodia's economy - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Spotlight: 2-bln-USD Chinese-invested expressway to play vital role to boost Cambodia's economy - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

Photo taken in Kampong Speu, Cambodian on March 22, 2019 shows construction machineries line up during the groundbreaking ceremony of the expressway ...

23 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

No one loved Sihanouk more than my father: Lon Rith - Khmer Times

No one loved Sihanouk more than my father: Lon Rith  Khmer Times

Lon Rith, the eldest son of Marshal Lon Nol, was born on 18 March 1962. It was a time of conflict in the Indochina region that dragged Cambodia into the United ...

22 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen addresses ousting of Prince Norodom Sihanouk in 1970 - Khmer Times

Hun Sen addresses ousting of Prince Norodom Sihanouk in 1970  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen yesterday said that it was Khmer Republic President Marshal Lon Nol and his allies that ousted Prince Norodom Sihanouk in 1970.

22 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Lon Rith defends father's legacy - Khmer Times

Lon Rith defends father's legacy  Khmer Times

Lon Rith, son of Marshal Lon Nol, yesterday said his father did not commit a coup d'état in 1970 that resulted in the removal of Prince Norodom Sihanouk as ...

21 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Sar Kheng tells Preah Sihanouk governor to listen to NGOs - The Phnom Penh Post

Sar Kheng tells Preah Sihanouk governor to listen to NGOs  The Phnom Penh Post

Minister of Interior Sar Kheng has instructed Preah Sihanouk provincial governor Yun Min to accept input from the public and civil society organisations and ...

20 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Government replaces Preah Sihanouk governors sacked over Koki clash, National - The Phnom Penh Post

Government replaces Preah Sihanouk governors sacked over Koki clash, National  The Phnom Penh Post

Two Preah Sihanouk province deputy governors were appointed on Monday, replacing their predecessors who were removed over a violent land dispute in ...

19 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Preah Sihanouk claim top Tiger Street Football Festival honours - Khmer Times

Preah Sihanouk claim top Tiger Street Football Festival honours  Khmer Times

The Tiger Street Football Festival wrapped up the 2019 edition as the competition thrilled fans in the Grand Final in Phnom Penh at the weekend – with Preah ...

18 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Lon Nol coup resonates decades on - Khmer Times

Lon Nol coup resonates decades on  Khmer Times

Today is the 49th anniversary of the overthrow of Prince Norodom Sihanouk's rule that paved the way for Marshal Lon Nol's Khmer Republic.

18 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Preah Sihanouk court detains seven over cases of 'anarchic' land grabbing - The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Sihanouk court detains seven over cases of 'anarchic' land grabbing  The Phnom Penh Post

The Preah Sihanouk provincial court has placed seven people in pre-trial detention and is questioning four other suspects for their alleged leading roles in ...

18 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

'This is mine', man says as Preah Sihanouk authorities tackle 'chaotic' land issues - The Phnom Penh Post

'This is mine', man says as Preah Sihanouk authorities tackle 'chaotic' land issues  The Phnom Penh Post

As Preah Sihanouk provincial governor Yun Min held an emergency meeting on Tuesday, The Post spoke to those involved in what the authorities have labelled ...

13 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Phay Siphan: Preah Sihanouk will become a second Singapore - The Phnom Penh Post

Phay Siphan: Preah Sihanouk will become a second Singapore  The Phnom Penh Post

Government spokesman Phay Siphan said on Monday that Preah Sihanouk province will become a second Singapore, as authorities were warned that its ...

12 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Task force formed to resolve land disputes in Preah Sihanouk - The Phnom Penh Post

Task force formed to resolve land disputes in Preah Sihanouk  The Phnom Penh Post

The Ministry of Land Management, Urban Planning and Construction has set up a working group in Preah Sihanouk province to resolve land disputes in the Poy ...

11 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Regional Gateway - Sihanouk International Airport wins at Routes Asia - HMG Aerospace

Regional Gateway - Sihanouk International Airport wins at Routes Asia  HMG Aerospace

Cambodia's Sihanouk International Airport has been declared the winner in the Under 4 Million Passengers award at this year's Routes Asia Marketing Awards.

11 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Court responds to criticism over Preah Sihanouk land dispute - Khmer Times

Court responds to criticism over Preah Sihanouk land dispute  Khmer Times

The Supreme Court yesterday issued a statement responding to criticism made by Khmer Rise Party president Soksovann Vatanasabung over the handling of a ...

6 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen warns officials over Preah Sihanouk violence - Khmer Times

Hun Sen warns officials over Preah Sihanouk violence  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen has threatened to remove a provincial military commander and two deputy provincial governors in Preah Sihanouk province over their ...

1 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen threatens to fire a military commander, two deputy governors in Preah Sihanouk - Khmer Times

Hun Sen threatens to fire a military commander, two deputy governors in Preah Sihanouk  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen has threatened to remove a provincial military commander and two deputy provincial governors in Preah Sihanouk province.

28 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Policeman and soldier sent to court - The Phnom Penh Post

Policeman and soldier sent to court  The Phnom Penh Post

A military police officer and a soldier have been sent to Preah Sihanouk provincial court over the beating of protesters during a stand-off at Koki village in ...

26 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Soldiers punished over violence - Khmer Times

Soldiers punished over violence  Khmer Times

The cases of a provincial military police officer and a soldier were sent to court yesterday as four other provincial military police officers were disciplined and ...

26 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Preah Sihanouk land dispute agreement nullified 'to prevent irregular issues' - The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Sihanouk land dispute agreement nullified 'to prevent irregular issues'  The Phnom Penh Post

The Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries has reversed its previous order to allocate land to 48 families in Preah Sihanouk province's Koki village – the ...

18 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's King Sihanouk, who 'would have rather been Clark Gable', made more than 50 films - The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia's King Sihanouk, who 'would have rather been Clark Gable', made more than 50 films  The Cambodia Daily

Filmmaking in Cambodia has always been a low-key affair – but it does come with the royal seal of approval. That's because the country's late King Norodom ...

16 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Sign of the times? Preah Sihanouk to crack down on incorrect banners - The Phnom Penh Post

Sign of the times? Preah Sihanouk to crack down on incorrect banners  The Phnom Penh Post

The Ministry of Tourism is cracking down on businesses in Preah Sihanouk province that display signage that fails to meet ministry guidelines.

15 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

US, China Face Off Over Legacy in Cambodia - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

US, China Face Off Over Legacy in Cambodia  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Beijing and Washington bicker over history in Cambodia, blaming each other for the rise of the brutal Khmer Rouge regime.

9 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Government releases census on foreigners in Sihanoukville - The Phnom Penh Post

Government releases census on foreigners in Sihanoukville  The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Sihanouk provincial police and relevant authorities released a first census on foreign residents on Thursday, which showed that foreigners in the province ...

8 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Preah Sihanouk hunt 'mastermind' - The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Sihanouk hunt 'mastermind'  The Phnom Penh Post

The Preah Sihanouk provincial authorities are working to identify the “mastermind” behind a violent confrontation between villagers and the armed forces over a ...

8 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Military police to investigate allegations of Sihanoukville violence - The Phnom Penh Post

Military police to investigate allegations of Sihanoukville violence  The Phnom Penh Post

Sao Sokha, the commander of the National Military Police, on Wednesday warned of legal action against the Preah Sihanouk provincial unit if it was found to ...

31 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

One Seriously Injured After Cambodian Security Forces Open Fire on Protesters - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

One Seriously Injured After Cambodian Security Forces Open Fire on Protesters  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Some 100 soldiers, police and military police arrived in Koki village in Preah Sihanouk's Bet Trang commune, opened fire on protesters and critically injuring at ...

29 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's bid to be 'New Macau' stirs old wounds as Chinese cash in - The Straits Times

Cambodia's bid to be 'New Macau' stirs old wounds as Chinese cash in  The Straits Times

SIHANOUKVILLE, Cambodia (AFP) - A businessman leaves a smoky room US$1500 (S$2030) poorer from a game of Baccarat at a casino in Sihanoukville - an ...

27 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Violent clashes break out in Preah Sihanouk, one man shot - The Phnom Penh Post

Violent clashes break out in Preah Sihanouk, one man shot  The Phnom Penh Post

A man was shot and a 10-year-old boy injured during violent clashes between nearly 300 villagers and 200 policemen in Preah Sihanouk province on Thursday, ...

25 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Preah Sihanouk authorities to go ahead with demolition plan - The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Sihanouk authorities to go ahead with demolition plan  The Phnom Penh Post

The Preah Sihanouk provincial authority will continue with plans to bulldoze some 20 homes in Sihanoukville, after authorities failed to find a solution to an ...

15 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Preah Sihanouk to address dirty water flowing into the sea - The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Sihanouk to address dirty water flowing into the sea  The Phnom Penh Post

Some $190 million will be spent to construct filtration stations in Preah Sihanouk province to address the problem of dirty water flowing into the sea.

14 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Activists urge Preah Sihanouk authorities to restore beach - The Phnom Penh Post

Activists urge Preah Sihanouk authorities to restore beach  The Phnom Penh Post

Some 10 environmental activists from Phnom Penh universities have urged Preah Sihanouk provincial authorities to restore the part of Prek Treng beach which ...

14 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Build basins for wastewater, businesses told - Khmer Times

Build basins for wastewater, businesses told  Khmer Times

The National Committee for the Management and Development of Coastal Zones and the Preah Sihanouk Provincial Hall have instructed all hotels, ...

8 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

New beach cleaning tractor delivered - The Phnom Penh Post

New beach cleaning tractor delivered  The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Sihanouk province took delivery of the first of two German-made beach cleaning tractors on Friday, while two street sweeping vehicles will arrive soon, ...

7 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Sihanoukville to have sufficient clean water supply 'in 40 days' - The Phnom Penh Post

Sihanoukville to have sufficient clean water supply 'in 40 days'  The Phnom Penh Post

The head of the Preah Sihanouk provincial water authority told The Post on Wednesday that in the next 40 days, Sihanoukville will again have a sufficient supply ...

3 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Preah Sihanouk governor orders firm to end activities in national park - The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Sihanouk governor orders firm to end activities in national park  The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Sihanouk provincial governor Yun Min has ordered a local company to cease all development in the Prek Koh Khyong area within the Ream National ...

19 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Preah Sihanouk governor swears to restore order - The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Sihanouk governor swears to restore order  The Phnom Penh Post

The governor of Preah Sihanouk pledged to restore the “province's reputation and social order” on Monday, following orders by Prime Minister Hun Sen to curb ...

18 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Preah Sihanouk has to restore its image, PM says - Khmer Times

Preah Sihanouk has to restore its image, PM says  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen on Saturday called on Preah Sihanouk province authority to restore its image and strengthen security and social order following ...

16 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Waste flowing into the ocean in Sihanoukville - The Phnom Penh Post

Waste flowing into the ocean in Sihanoukville  The Phnom Penh Post

An environmental activist and former employee of Mother Nature Cambodia has claimed that the Preah Sihanouk provincial administration lacks proper control ...

10 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rise Party: Preah Sihanouk governor grabbing land - The Phnom Penh Post

Khmer Rise Party: Preah Sihanouk governor grabbing land  The Phnom Penh Post

The leader of the Khmer Rise Party (KRP) on Friday submitted a report to Prime Minister Hun Sen accusing the Preah Sihanouk provincial governor of colluding ...

3 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Preah Sihanouk Airport held exercise - Khmer Times

Preah Sihanouk Airport held exercise  Khmer Times

The Cambodia Airports, which is the concessionaire of Cambodian airports serving the capital city of Phnom Penh and is active in Sihanoukville since 2006, ...

30 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Helmets for Families helps protect the children of Preah Sihanouk Province - Khmer Times

Helmets for Families helps protect the children of Preah Sihanouk Province  Khmer Times

Preah Sihanouk Province, Cambodia – With the support of Manulife, Helmets for Families donated more than 1000 helmets to students, teachers and parents at ...

16 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

'Xi pushing further Preah Sihanouk investment', Business - The Phnom Penh Post

'Xi pushing further Preah Sihanouk investment', Business  The Phnom Penh Post

As China continues to invest in Preah Sihanouk province, despite fears raised by residents over the recent influx of its nationals, an official from the Asian giant ...

31 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Water shortage hits Preah Sihanouk - The Phnom Penh Post

Water shortage hits Preah Sihanouk  The Phnom Penh Post

Though rain has been falling in almost every corner of the country, including in Preah Sihanouk province, the latter is experiencing a shortage of clean water ...

23 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Conflict lingers on Paris Accords ASEAN+ October 21, 2018 14:07 - The Nation

Conflict lingers on Paris Accords ASEAN+ October 21, 2018 14:07  The Nation

As the Kingdom prepares to commemorate on October 23 the 27th anniversary of the signing of the 1991 Paris Peace Accords, which ushered in an end to ...

21 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Preah Sihanouk, Jiangsu police meet to tackle crime spike - Khmer Times

Preah Sihanouk, Jiangsu police meet to tackle crime spike  Khmer Times

Preah Sihanouk provincial police on Monday met with Chinese police from Jiangsu province to exchange information amid a rise in crime committed by Chinese ...

17 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Preah Sihanouk lake, once a fresh water source, to become tourist site - The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Sihanouk lake, once a fresh water source, to become tourist site  The Phnom Penh Post

Praek Tup, a natural lake located in village 1, commune 3, Sihanoukville, will be developed into a tourist destination, Preah Sihanouk provincial spokesman Or ...

17 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

Preah Sihanouk projects halted - The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Sihanouk projects halted  The Phnom Penh Post

The Ministry of Land Management, Urban Planning and Construction has ordered the Preah Sihanouk provincial authorities to halt construction in the province ...

5 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Four receive jail terms over Preah Sihanouk land dispute, National - The Phnom Penh Post

Four receive jail terms over Preah Sihanouk land dispute, National  The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Sihanouk provincial court yesterday sentenced four representatives of the O'ksach community in Otres commune, Stung Hav district, Preah Sihanouk ...

4 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Sihanoukville tourism First half of 2018 sees 1.3M visitors - The Phnom Penh Post

Sihanoukville tourism First half of 2018 sees 1.3M visitors  The Phnom Penh Post

The Preah Sihanouk provincial Department of Tourism says Preah Sihanouk province received more than 1.3 million tourists during the first semester of this year ...

3 Oct 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

Preah Sihanouk beach developments halted - The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Sihanouk beach developments halted  The Phnom Penh Post

After receiving an order from Hun Sen, Minister of Land Management Chea Sophara led a team of experts and relevant officials to Sihanoukville to call a halt to ...

19 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Chinese influx pushing locals, Westerners out of Preah Sihanouk, Post In-depth, Business - The Phnom Penh Post

Chinese influx pushing locals, Westerners out of Preah Sihanouk, Post In-depth, Business  The Phnom Penh Post

Some within the Kingdom's tourism industry have speculated that the recent influx of Chinese visitors may hinder domestic tourism as the price of ...

18 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Preah Sihanouk protest over land dispute, National - The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Sihanouk protest over land dispute, National  The Phnom Penh Post

Some 400 people in Preah Sihanouk province's Stung Hav district on Friday protested in front of the provincial court demanding the release of four protesters ...

17 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Government to probe Preah Sihanouk coastal development - The Phnom Penh Post

Government to probe Preah Sihanouk coastal development  The Phnom Penh Post

The Ministry of Tourism has formed a special committee to investigate a private company's involvement in a condominium construction on coastal land at Prek ...

17 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Police join forces against Preah Sihanouk crime - Khmer Times

Police join forces against Preah Sihanouk crime  Khmer Times

The National Police has formed a working group, led by deputy National Police chief General Thong Lim, to enhance security in Preah Sihanouk province, ...

7 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

US pedophile arrested in Preah Sihanouk - The Phnom Penh Post

US pedophile arrested in Preah Sihanouk  The Phnom Penh Post

A pedophile was arrested in Preah Sihanouk province on Wednesday night following a request by the Regional Security Office (RSO), said immigration police.

31 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Preah Sihanouk massage parlour busted for prostitution - The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Sihanouk massage parlour busted for prostitution  The Phnom Penh Post

A group of 21 suspects was detained by police in Preah Sihanouk province on Saturday on prostitution charges, a police official said. The crackdown occurred at ...

20 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Six arrested in Preah Sihanouk over sexy leaflets, National - The Phnom Penh Post

Six arrested in Preah Sihanouk over sexy leaflets, National  The Phnom Penh Post

Preah Sihanouk provincial authorities on Sunday arrested six men for allegedly distributing leaflets in a public area that depicted sexual images to promote a ...

14 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Sihanouk International Airport, Sihanoukville, Cambodia - Airport Technology

Sihanouk International Airport, Sihanoukville, Cambodia  Airport Technology

Sihanoukville international airport, also known as Sihanouk international airport, is located 20km of Sihanoukville city centre.

10 Aug 2018 | 12:00 pm

Hundreds evacuated as floods hammer parts of Preah Sihanouk - Khmer Times

Hundreds evacuated as floods hammer parts of Preah Sihanouk  Khmer Times

As floods inundated Preah Sihanouk province, hundreds of motorists were left stranded along National Road 4 in Kampong Seila district prior to being ...

18 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cementing the China-Cambodia relationship - Nikkei Asian Review

Cementing the China-Cambodia relationship  Nikkei Asian Review

KAMPOT, Cambodia -- Cambodia and China established diplomatic relations on July 19, 1958. Celebrations of the 60th anniversary have seen many flatteri.

18 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

New-look Sihanouk airport opens featuring revamped food & beverage line-up - The Moodie Davitt Report - The Moodie Davitt Report

New-look Sihanouk airport opens featuring revamped food & beverage line-up - The Moodie Davitt Report  The Moodie Davitt Report

A red-letter day in Cambodian aviation as the soft-opening of the fully refurbished passenger terminal at Sihanouk International Airport ceremony is celebrated.

27 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Funcinpec urges probe into deadly Preah Sihanouk accident - The Phnom Penh Post

Funcinpec urges probe into deadly Preah Sihanouk accident  The Phnom Penh Post

THE Funcinpec party has urged the government, especially the Ministry of Interior, to investigate the traffic accident in Preah Sihanouk province which left Prince ...

19 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Witness of history: Who is Cambodia's Queen Mother? - Southeast Asia Globe

Witness of history: Who is Cambodia's Queen Mother?  Southeast Asia Globe

On the day of Queen Mother Norodom Monineath Sihanouk of Cambodia's 82nd birthday, royal expert Julio Jeldres offers an insight into her life, a person he ...

18 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian prince’s wife dies in head-on car crash - South China Morning Post

Cambodian prince’s wife dies in head-on car crash  South China Morning Post

A Cambodian prince and former prime minister was injured and his wife killed in a head-on collision on a highway in the country's southwest on Sunday, officials ...

17 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

North Korea’s friends in Southeast Asia are ready to return to business as usual - The Washington Post

North Korea’s friends in Southeast Asia are ready to return to business as usual  The Washington Post

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — Maximum pressure is technically still in effect against North Korea, despite the current frenzy of diplomacy. But it was more like ...

4 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Today in History: May 22,1993 — Sihanouk returns to Cambodia - The Cambodia Daily

Today in History: May 22,1993 — Sihanouk returns to Cambodia  The Cambodia Daily

Head of state Prince Norodom Sihanouk flew home to a Cambodia still suffering political assassinations, ambushes and shelling on the eve of the country's first ...

22 May 2018 | 2:00 am

'Mountains and mountains of plastic': life on Cambodia's polluted coast - The Guardian

'Mountains and mountains of plastic': life on Cambodia's polluted coast  The Guardian

Looking down into the water that lies beneath the ramshackle houses of Sihanouk, Cambodia, it is hard to imagine that the sea is there at all. Instead, there is ...

24 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Sihanouk's death to be marked - Khmer Times

Sihanouk's death to be marked  Khmer Times

Cambodia will commemorate the fifth anniversary of the death of King Norodom Sihanouk on Sunday, honouring the leader who gained independence from the ...

13 Oct 2017 | 2:00 am

Ways of a Dictator - The Cambodia Daily

Ways of a Dictator  The Cambodia Daily

[dropcap]I[/dropcap]n Cambodia, corruption has the characteristic of being democratic: It spreads from the front-desk clerk to the department head. One ends up ...

17 Sep 2016 | 2:00 am

Author Recounts US' Frosty Ties to Sihanouk - The Cambodia Daily

Author Recounts US' Frosty Ties to Sihanouk  The Cambodia Daily

In October 1955, U.S. Ambassador to Cambodia Robert McClintock wrote to Washington with an unusual request: a horoscope for then-Prince Norodom ...

28 May 2016 | 2:00 am

Lawyers Liken Views of King Sihanouk, Khmer Rouge - The Cambodia Daily

Lawyers Liken Views of King Sihanouk, Khmer Rouge  The Cambodia Daily

Attempting to draw parallels between King Norodom Sihanouk's attitude toward the Vietnamese and that of the Khmer Rouge, lawyers for Nuon Chea have put ...

7 May 2016 | 2:00 am

Sihanouk: A Lead Player In Many Roles - Forbes

Sihanouk: A Lead Player In Many Roles  Forbes

Norodom Sihanouk, born Oct. 31, 1922, was a charismatic figure in Cambodian politics. In many ways he was larger than life: He took six wives and concubines ...

27 Nov 2013 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Unveils Statue of Former King Sihanouk - Voice of America

Cambodia Unveils Statue of Former King Sihanouk  Voice of America

PHNOM PENH — Nearly one year ago Cambodia's former head of state, King Father Norodom Sihanouk, died in Beijing at the age of 89. On Friday, hundreds ...

11 Oct 2013 | 2:00 am

Thousands crowd streets of Phnom Penh for cremation of King Sihanouk - Telegraph.co.uk

Thousands crowd streets of Phnom Penh for cremation of King Sihanouk  Telegraph.co.uk

Thousands of people crowded the streets near the Royal Palace in the Cambodian capital Phnom Penh to witness the public cremation of their controversial ...

4 Feb 2013 | 2:00 am

The Final Return of King Sihanouk - The Atlantic

The Final Return of King Sihanouk  The Atlantic

The complex legacy of one of the founders of modern Cambodia.

19 Oct 2012 | 2:00 am

King Sihanouk, An Artist And Architect Of Cambodia - NPR

King Sihanouk, An Artist And Architect Of Cambodia  NPR

Cambodia's beloved "King Father" Norodom Sihanouk led the country from French colonial rule to independence, through the Vietnam War and the terror of the ...

15 Oct 2012 | 2:00 am