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Vietnam struggles to cope with trade war-fuelled demand - The National

Vietnam struggles to cope with trade war-fuelled demand  The National

Capacity problems at ports and soaring real estate and labour costs are among the hurdles that foreign investors face.

19 Sep 2019 | 12:31 am

Nasa’s latest satellite photo draws similarities to 2015 haze crisis - Malay Mail

Nasa’s latest satellite photo draws similarities to 2015 haze crisis  Malay Mail

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 19 — The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (Nasa) has released a satellite photo of smoke billowing from Kalimantan, ...

18 Sep 2019 | 11:29 pm

Cambodia's 'Father' leads best short films to Japan - Khmer Times

Cambodia's 'Father' leads best short films to Japan  Khmer Times

A father's story of sacrifices topped the country's best short films at the 11th preliminary in-country contest in Cambodia for the Asian International Children's Film ...

18 Sep 2019 | 10:26 pm

Cambodia morning news for September 19 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for September 19  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for September 19, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia ...

18 Sep 2019 | 8:13 pm

How sand mining is threatening Cambodia's Mekong River - PBS NewsHour

How sand mining is threatening Cambodia's Mekong River  PBS NewsHour

Sand mining accounts for 85 percent of all worldwide mineral extraction, a $70 billion industry. In Cambodia, the practice is big business -- but it comes with a ...

18 Sep 2019 | 6:30 pm

Hilton to open its first Cambodian hotel in 2022 - Hotel Management

Hilton to open its first Cambodian hotel in 2022  Hotel Management

The 280-room Hilton Phnom Penh, located in Cambodia's capital city, will be near landmarks like the Phnom Penh Central Market. Photo credit: iStock / Getty ...

18 Sep 2019 | 3:26 pm

U.S. calls for release of political activists held in Cambodia - Reuters

U.S. calls for release of political activists held in Cambodia  Reuters

The United States expressed concern on Wednesday over the detention of political activists in Cambodia and called on the government to lift restrictions on the ...

18 Sep 2019 | 2:00 pm

Previous Article Asean-NZ air service agreement on the table - Khmer Times

Previous Article Asean-NZ air service agreement on the table  Khmer Times

Cambodia and New Zealand this week discussed establishing an Asean-New Zealand regional air *service* agreement to create more growth opportunities in the ...

18 Sep 2019 | 11:27 am

Rosewood Siem Reap to open in 2022 - Khmer Times

Rosewood Siem Reap to open in 2022  Khmer Times

Siem Reap, Cambodia's tourism capital, will soon host another one of the world's most prestigious hotel brands.

18 Sep 2019 | 11:20 am

Can Contested Carbon Offsets Save Southeast Asia's Forests? - The Diplomat

Can Contested Carbon Offsets Save Southeast Asia's Forests?  The Diplomat

Fires are once again raging through forests in Indonesia, shrouding cities as far as Kuala Lumpur and Singapore in a thick smog. Across the globe, the Amazon, ...

18 Sep 2019 | 10:00 am

UN forum spotlights digital trade facilitation measures to boost sustainable progress in Asia-Pacific - ESCAP News

UN forum spotlights digital trade facilitation measures to boost sustainable progress in Asia-Pacific  ESCAP News

The 9th Asia-Pacific Trade Facilitation Forum (APTFF) closed in New Delhi, India today with a strong focus on how digital and sustainable trade facilitation ...

18 Sep 2019 | 9:24 am

SE Asian manufacturing sees opportunity in Sino-US row - The Phnom Penh Post

SE Asian manufacturing sees opportunity in Sino-US row  The Phnom Penh Post

Southeast Asian countries are intensifying their efforts to attract companies planning to move production bases outside China, as the US and China have ...

18 Sep 2019 | 8:26 am

You might want to avoid vaping in Southeast Asia - Mashable SE Asia

You might want to avoid vaping in Southeast Asia  Mashable SE Asia

Vapes and e-cigarettes are under fire. At least figuratively. Seven people have died from vaping-related illnesses in the U.S., causing widespread worry on the ...

18 Sep 2019 | 6:21 am

Regional report: SE Asia | Article | KHL - KHL Group

Regional report: SE Asia | Article | KHL  KHL Group

As a whole, South East Asia is a promising region for rental, as Thomas Allen finds out.

18 Sep 2019 | 6:03 am

Cambodia ships back 83 plastic waste-filled containers to US, Canada - http://en.vietnamplus.vn/

Cambodia ships back 83 plastic waste-filled containers to US, Canada  http://en.vietnamplus.vn/

The Cambodian General Department of Customs and Excise (GDCE) on September 17 announced that all the 83 containers of plastic waste illegally imported ...

18 Sep 2019 | 4:12 am

Tonlé Sap Ecosystem is threatened by Development of Hydropower Dams on the Mekong River - Future Directions International

Tonlé Sap Ecosystem is threatened by Development of Hydropower Dams on the Mekong River  Future Directions International

Cambodia's most biodiverse and socio-economically significant water system is at risk of collapse, due to the rapid expansion of hydropower projects in ...

18 Sep 2019 | 3:01 am

Crumbling ports, roads threaten trade war winner Vietnam’s ‘mini-China’ status - South China Morning Post

Crumbling ports, roads threaten trade war winner Vietnam’s ‘mini-China’ status  South China Morning Post

Businesses are increasingly complaining about congested ports and roads, rocketing costs for land and labour, and regulations not being loosened quickly ...

18 Sep 2019 | 12:57 am

Thailand-US defense ties heal as China makes gains in Cambodia - Nikkei Asian Review

Thailand-US defense ties heal as China makes gains in Cambodia  Nikkei Asian Review

BANGKOK -- Gen. Apirat Kongsompong, Thailand's powerful army chief, is shifting the kingdom's security architecture, and U.S. military equipment is he.

18 Sep 2019 | 12:08 am

Suhyup Bank Establishes First Overseas Subsidiary in Myanmar - BusinessKorea

Suhyup Bank Establishes First Overseas Subsidiary in Myanmar  BusinessKorea

SH Suhyup Bank has set up a micro finance institution (MFI) in Myanmar, which is its first overseas subsidiary. The bank is planning to accelerate its entry into ...

17 Sep 2019 | 8:31 pm

Asean morning news for September 18 - AEC News Today

Asean morning news for September 18  AEC News Today

All the Asean news you need to know for September 18, 2019. Asean news, Asean Economic Community, Asean English news, Asean business news, Asean ...

17 Sep 2019 | 8:18 pm

Bid for air agreements with all South East Asian countries underway - New Zealand Herald

Bid for air agreements with all South East Asian countries underway  New Zealand Herald

The Government is negotiating a unified air services agreement with a group of South East Asian countries which it says could open up more flights and lead to ...

17 Sep 2019 | 6:35 pm

Vietnam Becomes a Victim of Its Own Success in Trade War - Yahoo Finance

Vietnam Becomes a Victim of Its Own Success in Trade War  Yahoo Finance

(Bloomberg) -- Follow Bloomberg on LINE messenger for all the business news and analysis you need.Vietnam is finding it's hard to win a trade war even when ...

17 Sep 2019 | 5:00 pm

Heineken is opening its own store on Grab’s app - Business Insider

Heineken is opening its own store on Grab’s app  Business Insider

Business Insider - Grab is delivering beer now.. Read more at businessinsider.sg.

17 Sep 2019 | 2:16 pm

Kingdom's equestrians ramp up SEA Games prep - Khmer Times

Kingdom's equestrians ramp up SEA Games prep  Khmer Times

The Cambodian Equestrian Federation have the SEA Games on their mind and are ramping up preparations ahead of the December showpiece.

17 Sep 2019 | 2:09 pm

Foreign pharmaceutical firms eye growing local market - Khmer Times

Foreign pharmaceutical firms eye growing local market  Khmer Times

Foreign pharmaceutical companies express interest in expanding in Cambodia.

17 Sep 2019 | 2:05 pm

Record low bid for Southeast Asia's solar power industry - Khmer Times

Record low bid for Southeast Asia's solar power industry  Khmer Times

The auction for 60 megawatts of solar power in Cambodia has led to the lowest power price ever recorded in Southeast Asia, various publications dealing with ...

17 Sep 2019 | 2:02 pm

Rainsy Asean arrest warrants sent - The Phnom Penh Post

Rainsy Asean arrest warrants sent  The Phnom Penh Post

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation announced on Tuesday that arrest warrants for Sam Rainsy had now been sent to all 10 ...

17 Sep 2019 | 12:47 pm

Hilton to Enter Cambodia with Hilton Phnom Penh in 2022 - Hotel News Resource

Hilton to Enter Cambodia with Hilton Phnom Penh in 2022  Hotel News Resource

Article - Hilton to Enter Cambodia with Hilton Phnom Penh in 2022 - New 280-room Hilton Phnom Penh will be located in the Cambodian capitalÂ's central ...

17 Sep 2019 | 12:44 pm

Cambodia returns all 83 plastic waste-filled containers to countries of origin - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Cambodia returns all 83 plastic waste-filled containers to countries of origin - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, Sept. 17 (Xinhua) -- Cambodia has returned all 83 plastic waste-filled containers to their countries of origin, the country's General Department of ...

17 Sep 2019 | 12:36 pm

A taste of ASEAN diplomacy & cuisine at SM Aura - Philippine Star

A taste of ASEAN diplomacy & cuisine at SM Aura  Philippine Star

Mallgoers had a taste of authentic Southeast Asian cuisine and culture during the recent successful ASEAN Food Festival at SMX Aura Convention Center in SM ...

17 Sep 2019 | 12:00 pm

Cambodian Government’s Request for 'Meetings' Seen as Intimidation - VOA News

Cambodian Government’s Request for 'Meetings' Seen as Intimidation  VOA News

The Cambodian government summoned three human rights organizations to meetings in Phnom Penh to examine research they published and comments one ...

17 Sep 2019 | 3:25 am

Hilton to open first hotel in Cambodia - Khmer Times

Hilton to open first hotel in Cambodia  Khmer Times

Hilton has announced plans to enter the Kingdom's market, with its first hotel set to come online in Phnom Penh by 2022.

17 Sep 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia ships plastic waste back to US, Canada - ABS-CBN News

Cambodia ships plastic waste back to US, Canada  ABS-CBN News

PHNOM PENH - The Cambodian government said Monday that 1592 tons of illegally imported plastic waste found in July have been shipped back to the United ...

16 Sep 2019 | 7:39 pm

Cambodia Opposition to Pay Would-Be Armed Forces Defectors Ahead of Sam Rainsy Return - Radio Free Asia

Cambodia Opposition to Pay Would-Be Armed Forces Defectors Ahead of Sam Rainsy Return  Radio Free Asia

Cambodia's banned opposition party has earmarked a budget to support members of the armed forces who defect from Prime Minister Hun Sen's regime and ...

16 Sep 2019 | 5:12 pm

Legrand introduces new products in Cambodia - Khmer Times

Legrand introduces new products in Cambodia  Khmer Times

Legrand has introduced new products in the Cambodian market.

16 Sep 2019 | 2:05 pm

Foreign Office Minister begins 4-day visit to Laos, Cambodia and Thailand - GOV.UK

Foreign Office Minister begins 4-day visit to Laos, Cambodia and Thailand  GOV.UK

Minister for Asia and the Pacific, Heather Wheeler will discuss strengthening ties with the region, the role of women, climate change and de-mining.

16 Sep 2019 | 7:15 am

Vietnamese footwear brand Saado eyes US expansion after Southeast Asian success - Inside Retail Asia

Vietnamese footwear brand Saado eyes US expansion after Southeast Asian success  Inside Retail Asia

Vietnamese startup footwear brand Saado plans to expand its retail network into the US after successful launch in Laos, Cambodia and Myanmar within just a ...

16 Sep 2019 | 1:14 am

Australia police drops probe into Tabcorp's alleged Cambodia payoff - Khmer Times

Australia police drops probe into Tabcorp's alleged Cambodia payoff  Khmer Times

Australian Federal Police drops its investigation into Tabcorp bribe allegations.

15 Sep 2019 | 2:19 pm

SEA Games 'an honour', CAMSOC confirm date - Khmer Times

SEA Games 'an honour', CAMSOC confirm date  Khmer Times

The 32nd Phnom Penh SEA Games 2023 will be hosted between May 5 – May 15, 2023.

15 Sep 2019 | 2:09 pm

Paedophiles a step ahead of Cambodia - The ASEAN Post

Paedophiles a step ahead of Cambodia  The ASEAN Post

Over the past few months, agents from the United States (US) Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and Australian Federal Police (AFP) have been training ...

15 Sep 2019 | 2:37 am

Hun Sen Slowly Selling Cambodia Down the Mekong River to China - Chiang Rai Times

Hun Sen Slowly Selling Cambodia Down the Mekong River to China  Chiang Rai Times

CTN News - Chiang Rai & Thailand Latest news - Chinese casinos, hotels and factories are slowly taking oer the landscape of Cambodia.

14 Sep 2019 | 7:00 pm

Are Chinese companies using Cambodia to evade US tariffs? - South China Morning Post

Are Chinese companies using Cambodia to evade US tariffs?  South China Morning Post

Chinese companies appear to be trying to dodge the tariffs imposed by the United States as part of a punishing trade war by redirecting their shipments through.

14 Sep 2019 | 4:15 am

Cambodian Court Charges Acting Opposition Chief Sam Rainsy With ‘Insulting The King’ - Radio Free Asia

Cambodian Court Charges Acting Opposition Chief Sam Rainsy With ‘Insulting The King’  Radio Free Asia

A court in Cambodia on Friday charged acting president of the banned opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) Sam Rainsy with “insulting the King ...

13 Sep 2019 | 5:05 pm

Southeast Asia ministers laud UNCTAD's database on non-tariff measures - UNCTAD

Southeast Asia ministers laud UNCTAD's database on non-tariff measures  UNCTAD

Database will enable ASEAN countries to identify the extent of application of non-tariff measures and make them business friendly.

13 Sep 2019 | 10:37 am

The U.S. Navy and Southeast Asian nations held joint maneuvers for the first time. What are the key takeaways? - Washington Post

The U.S. Navy and Southeast Asian nations held joint maneuvers for the first time. What are the key takeaways?  Washington Post

The U.S. Navy participated in joint exercises with the 10 members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) last week, following months of ...

13 Sep 2019 | 6:06 am

Cambodia considers reversing online gaming ban, irking China - Nikkei Asian Review

Cambodia considers reversing online gaming ban, irking China  Nikkei Asian Review

PHNOM PENH -- Cambodia may walk back its decision to shut down its online gaming industry, risking the ire of closest regional ally China.Online gamin.

13 Sep 2019 | 2:29 am

Winter sun-seekers warned as severe dengue outbreak grips south-east Asia - The Telegraph

Winter sun-seekers warned as severe dengue outbreak grips south-east Asia  The Telegraph

British holidaymakers booked to travel to south-east Asia this winter have been warned to take precautions as a severe dengue outbreak spreads across the ...

12 Sep 2019 | 5:58 am

Overseas Adventure Travel Announces New Small Ship Adventure on Southeast Asia's Mekong River - PRNewswire

Overseas Adventure Travel Announces New Small Ship Adventure on Southeast Asia's Mekong River  PRNewswire

BOSTON, Sept. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Overseas Adventure Travel (O.A.T.), the leader in small group travel on the road less traveled, today announced its ...

10 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Event to Honor Cambodian Experience - UMass Lowell

Event to Honor Cambodian Experience  UMass Lowell

UMass Lowell will honor Cambodian culture at a free event for the campus and public on Monday, Sept. 23 at University Crossing. Tweet Share Email. 09/10/ ...

10 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia to host Southeast Asia textile and apparel expo - Khmer Times

Cambodia to host Southeast Asia textile and apparel expo  Khmer Times

Cambodia will be the venue next month of one of the biggest and most important gatherings of stakeholders in the garment sector in Southeast Asia. For in depth ...

9 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia tender secures lowest solar power price in Southeast Asia - pv magazine International

Cambodia tender secures lowest solar power price in Southeast Asia  pv magazine International

The Asian Development Bank-backed procurement round attracted 26 bidders for the 60 MW project, according to the development lender. The ADB says the ...

6 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia 5G set to leapfrog ASEAN rivals with Huawei and ZTE - Nikkei Asian Review

Cambodia 5G set to leapfrog ASEAN rivals with Huawei and ZTE  Nikkei Asian Review

PHNOM PENH/HANOI -- The race to launch fifth-generation network services in Cambodia is heating up, with major telcos rolling out 5G base station.

5 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia sees drop in foreign tourists to famed Angkor - The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia sees drop in foreign tourists to famed Angkor  The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia has seen an 11-percent decline in the number of foreign tourists to the famed Angkor Archeological Park during the first eight months of 2019, said an ...

1 Sep 2019 | 8:06 pm

How Cambodia's five-star Song Saa Private Island leads sustainable luxury travel in Southeast Asia - The Cambodia Daily

How Cambodia's five-star Song Saa Private Island leads sustainable luxury travel in Southeast Asia  The Cambodia Daily

I first met Rory Hunter and Melita Koulmandas Hunter nearly a decade ago when they were completing a resort on the twin islands of Song Saa in Koh Rong, ...

1 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Top 10 prettiest towns in Asia - The Thaiger

Top 10 prettiest towns in Asia  The Thaiger

Tropical nights, curious mountain silhouettes, sprawling rice paddies and pungent cuisine. And some snow-topped mountains as well. The Thaiger has selected ...

1 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Novel Bond Aims To Boost Livelihoods Of Women In South And Southeast Asia - The Cambodia Daily

Novel Bond Aims To Boost Livelihoods Of Women In South And Southeast Asia  The Cambodia Daily

Low-income women in South and Southeast Asia face a series of seemingly insurmountable obstacles. Few have a formal bank account. Women farmers in Asia ...

31 Aug 2019 | 9:43 pm

Buying Cambodia: China's long embrace of a tyrant | Article - Asia Times

Buying Cambodia: China's long embrace of a tyrant | Article  Asia Times

Authoritarian PM Hun Sen has reportedly given Beijing the green light for a naval base on the Gulf of Thailand.

31 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Verdict Delayed for 2 Cambodia Journalists in Espionage Case - VOA News

Verdict Delayed for 2 Cambodia Journalists in Espionage Case  VOA News

A verdict has been delayed in the espionage case against two Cambodian journalists who worked for the U.S. government-funded Radio Free Asia. Uon Chhin ...

30 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam Hold Trilateral Security Meeting - The Diplomat

Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam Hold Trilateral Security Meeting  The Diplomat

This week, representatives from the defense committees of the legislatures of Cambodia, Laos, and Vietnam met for another iteration of a security meeting.

29 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

It is time for US and Cambodia, in China's shadow, to reset ties - Nikkei Asian Review

It is time for US and Cambodia, in China's shadow, to reset ties  Nikkei Asian Review

Reports in July that China had reached a deal with Cambodia to establish a military base in the country -- despite denials by Cambodian Prime Minister.

28 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

What's Next After the New Cambodia-Laos Border Tensions? - The Diplomat

What's Next After the New Cambodia-Laos Border Tensions?  The Diplomat

Over the weekend, reports surfaced that Cambodia and Laos had reached agreement for both sides to withdraw troops from an undemarcated border area that ...

28 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

A Conversation on the Mekong and a Changing Southeast Asia - The Cambodia Daily

A Conversation on the Mekong and a Changing Southeast Asia  The Cambodia Daily

While the Mekong River – one of the world's longest and largest rivers – has long been in peril, its future has gotten more attention over the past few years both ...

27 Aug 2019 | 8:55 pm

A guide to Siem Reap, Cambodia - National Geographic

A guide to Siem Reap, Cambodia  National Geographic

With its awe-inspiring temples, colorful cafés, and placid waterways, Siem Reap is a jewel of Southeast Asia.

27 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Why Southeast Asian Navies will Hold Exercises with the US After the Same with China - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Why Southeast Asian Navies will Hold Exercises with the US After the Same with China  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Asian media reports say the US and the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations will conduct their first all-included maritime exercises in September.

26 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Thailand Wants to Be Southeast Asia's Power-Trading Middleman - The Cambodia Daily

Thailand Wants to Be Southeast Asia's Power-Trading Middleman  The Cambodia Daily

Thailand is jump starting a decades-old plan to create a Southeast Asia electricity super-grid, and wants to be the power-trading hub at the center of it.

26 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

US Military Official Confirms China Deal to Use Cambodian Naval Base - VOA News

US Military Official Confirms China Deal to Use Cambodian Naval Base  VOA News

VOA national security correspondent Jeff Seldin contributed to this article. CAMP H. M. SMITH, Hawaii - A senior U.S. Indo-Pacific Command officer August 15 ...

25 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

How Chinese money is changing Cambodia - DW (English)

How Chinese money is changing Cambodia  DW (English)

Cambodia has seen a huge influx of Chinese investment, workers and tourists in recent years. Many in Cambodia are increasingly worried about the negative ...

22 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia to host Southeast Asia's biggest shipping event - Khmer Times

Cambodia to host Southeast Asia's biggest shipping event  Khmer Times

The biggest event for the shipping industry in Southeast Asia is coming to Cambodia.

20 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia and Other Southeast Asian Nations Shouldn't Be Stuck with Western Trash - Geopoliticalmonitor.com

Cambodia and Other Southeast Asian Nations Shouldn't Be Stuck with Western Trash  Geopoliticalmonitor.com

A few years ago, I spent an enchanting weekend in Siam Reap, Cambodia. Most of my trip was packed with luxury and adventure: relaxing in a spa filled with ...

13 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia's alleged China military deal risks destabilizing regional order - Nikkei Asian Review

Cambodia's alleged China military deal risks destabilizing regional order  Nikkei Asian Review

Concern has again been raised over China's ambition for greater military clout in Southeast Asia, following reports of a Chinese plan to establish a n.

30 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

China's ties with Cambodia pay off - The Japan Times

China's ties with Cambodia pay off  The Japan Times

Japan, along with other regional governments, must be alert to and concerned by the prospect of Chinese power projection in Southeast Asia.

25 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Trade war winners and losers diverge in SE Asia | Article - Asia Times

Trade war winners and losers diverge in SE Asia | Article  Asia Times

On July 15, US President Donald Trump took to Twitter to react to the news that China's latest quarterly economic growth, though still coming in at a hearty 6.2%, ...

24 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Southeast Asia Was Hit By a Record-Breaking Disaster; It Was Called the United States - Foreign Policy Journal

Southeast Asia Was Hit By a Record-Breaking Disaster; It Was Called the United States  Foreign Policy Journal

In the United States people call it “the Vietnam war.” In Vietnam and other souteast Asian countries, it's called the American war.

23 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Why a New China Naval Outpost in Cambodia Would Matter - The Diplomat

Why a New China Naval Outpost in Cambodia Would Matter  The Diplomat

Over the past few weeks, more details have been surfacing about allegations of a Chinese naval outpost in Cambodia. As such specifics continue to emerge in ...

23 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Drug-resistant malaria ‘spreading aggressively’ across South East Asia, scientists say - The Independent

Drug-resistant malaria ‘spreading aggressively’ across South East Asia, scientists say  The Independent

Drug-resistant malarial parasites are spreading rapidly across South East Asia amid fears the new strain could reach Africa. The new strain has moved from ...

23 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

China reportedly signs secret deal to station troops in Cambodia - The Guardian

China reportedly signs secret deal to station troops in Cambodia  The Guardian

Wall Street Journal says US officials have seen pact but Cambodian PM denies move.

22 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

US Fears Cambodia Resort May Become China Naval Base - Bloomberg

US Fears Cambodia Resort May Become China Naval Base  Bloomberg

Encompassing 20% of Cambodia's coastline, the China-backed Dara Sakor investment zone is unlike any other in the Southeast Asian nation.

18 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

'Not a bin': Cambodia to return plastic waste to US, Canada - Aljazeera.com

'Not a bin': Cambodia to return plastic waste to US, Canada  Aljazeera.com

Cambodia among Southeast Asian nations pushing back against Western waste shipments in wake of China import ban.

17 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

'Not a dustbin': Cambodia to send plastic waste back to the US and Canada - The Guardian

'Not a dustbin': Cambodia to send plastic waste back to the US and Canada  The Guardian

Country vows to return 1,600 tonnes of waste as south-east Asian countries revolt against an onslaught of rubbish shipments. Guardian staff and agencies.

17 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Why the EU Is Struggling to Compete for Influence in Southeast Asia - World Politics Review

Why the EU Is Struggling to Compete for Influence in Southeast Asia  World Politics Review

The EU has become more assertive in Southeast Asia, making trade dependent on political conditions in several countries. Although there is good reason for the ...

16 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

US presses Cambodia over ‘larger plans’ to host China’s military - South China Morning Post

US presses Cambodia over ‘larger plans’ to host China’s military  South China Morning Post

Washington's offer to help repair a naval base was suddenly turned down by Phnom Penh, fuelling speculation that China could be about to move in.

1 Jul 2019 | 7:06 am

Companies planning relocation to Southeast Asia to avoid US tariffs - Khmer Times

Companies planning relocation to Southeast Asia to avoid US tariffs  Khmer Times

Sixteen companies are seeking to alternate production bases from China to Southeast Asia to circumvent US import tariffs resulting from the US-China trade ...

1 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Moving factories from China to Southeast Asia? Think hard - South China Morning Post

Moving factories from China to Southeast Asia? Think hard  South China Morning Post

Cambodia and Vietnam are two examples of complicated business environments in Southeast Asia where the foreign investor needs to tread with care: rising ...

30 Jun 2019 | 3:00 pm

Southeast Asian countries complete maritime law enforcement exercise - The Jakarta Post - Jakarta Post

Southeast Asian countries complete maritime law enforcement exercise - The Jakarta Post  Jakarta Post

In an attempt to increase maritime security in the region, coast guards from six Southeast Asian countries shared their best practices on tackling illegal fishing ...

30 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Race to find survivors as Cambodia building collapse toll rises to 24 - South China Morning Post

Race to find survivors as Cambodia building collapse toll rises to 24  South China Morning Post

Three Chinese nationals and a Cambodian landowner have been held for questioning over the collapse of the building, which is the deadliest in recent memory.

23 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia: South East Asia's Undiscovered Gem - The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia: South East Asia's Undiscovered Gem  The Cambodia Daily

The places I dream of visiting are many, but Cambodia was never one of them. The total of what I knew about this small Asian country was drawn from the ...

11 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia's Hun Sen says Singapore supported genocide:The Asahi Shimbun - Asahi Shimbun

Cambodia's Hun Sen says Singapore supported genocide:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

PHNOM PENH/HANOI--Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has accused Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong of supporting genocide because of ...

8 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Hun Sen accuses Singapore PM of ‘supporting Khmer Rouge genocide’ - South China Morning Post

Hun Sen accuses Singapore PM of ‘supporting Khmer Rouge genocide’  South China Morning Post

Vietnam's actions to remove the Khmer Rouge regime from power in Cambodia in the late 1970s are still a source of division among Asean states.

6 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Why are Chinese workers so unpopular in Southeast Asia? - The Cambodia Daily

Why are Chinese workers so unpopular in Southeast Asia?  The Cambodia Daily

When Michael Xu arrived in Manila 22 years ago to pursue his “Philippine dream”, he was just another Chinese teenager *fresh* out of high school with little idea ...

2 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Southeast Asia gains new leverage as China and US battle for influence - Nikkei Asian Review

Southeast Asia gains new leverage as China and US battle for influence  Nikkei Asian Review

BANGKOK -- There are two "friendship bridges" spanning the Tonle Sap river in the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh. One is labeled the Cambodia-Japanes.

29 May 2019 | 3:00 am

Sail the Mekong River through the heart of South East Asia to experience all Vietnam and Cambodia have to - The Sun

Sail the Mekong River through the heart of South East Asia to experience all Vietnam and Cambodia have to  The Sun

FOR the best fish and chips in Vietnam and Cambodia, you do not need to look further than the mighty Mekong River. The waterway is a floating supermarket, ...

26 May 2019 | 3:00 am

Hiding in Plain Sight: Chinese Expansion in Southeast Asia - War on the Rocks

Hiding in Plain Sight: Chinese Expansion in Southeast Asia  War on the Rocks

Beijing's geopolitical moves continue to obfuscate its larger designs, surprise observers, and render the United States and its allies reactive. The prospect of a ...

9 May 2019 | 3:00 am

7 Sports That Are Unique to Southeast Asia - The Asean Post

7 Sports That Are Unique to Southeast Asia  The Asean Post

Whether we want to admit it or not, most of the popular sports played around the world are the products of Western civilisation. But what did we do to break some ...

6 May 2019 | 3:00 am

South-east Asia to suffer intense, more frequent drought without government action: UN and Asean report - The Cambodia Daily

South-east Asia to suffer intense, more frequent drought without government action: UN and Asean report  The Cambodia Daily

Hong Kong – Drought in South-east Asia may become even more frequent and intense if countries do not take steps to reduce its impact, according to a joint ...

29 Apr 2019 | 3:00 am

New Year in Southeast Asia: how to join the party in Cambodia, Myanmar and Laos - The Cambodia Daily

New Year in Southeast Asia: how to join the party in Cambodia, Myanmar and Laos  The Cambodia Daily

Laughter rings from young Cambodians armed with water bombs and talcum powder. The laughter quickly turns to screams as a sticky combination of water and ...

2 Apr 2019 | 3:00 am

Southeast Asian Social Innovation Network - Stanford Social Innovation Review

Southeast Asian Social Innovation Network  Stanford Social Innovation Review

SEASIN aims to develop a network of universities that will help support its goals of achieving sustainable and inclusive growth, social cohesion, and equity in ...

15 Feb 2019 | 12:36 pm

The rise of disinformation and censorship in south-east Asia - Equal Times

The rise of disinformation and censorship in south-east Asia  Equal Times

South-east Asia is seeing a rapid deterioration of free press and freedom of expression. According to the 2018 Freedom in the World report from the Washington ...

1 Feb 2019 | 3:00 am

Beyond belief: when black magic and sorcery in Cambodia turn deadly - South China Morning Post

Beyond belief: when black magic and sorcery in Cambodia turn deadly  South China Morning Post

Outbreaks of disease, unsolved deaths or bad luck are often blamed by villagers on witchcraft, and sometimes there are violent consequences.

14 Jan 2019 | 7:05 am