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Wellington Zoo sun bear Sean dies after health problems - New Zealand Herald

Wellington Zoo sun bear Sean dies after health problems  New Zealand Herald

A Malayan sun bear who came to Wellington Zoo more than a decade ago after being rescued on the back of a motorbike in Cambodia has died. Sean the sun ...

14 Dec 2018 | 9:01 am

CIB escorts fugitive Taiwanese drug dealer back from Malaysia | Society | FOCUS TAIWAN - CNA ENGLISH NEWS - Focus Taiwan News Channel

CIB escorts fugitive Taiwanese drug dealer back from Malaysia | Society | FOCUS TAIWAN - CNA ENGLISH NEWS  Focus Taiwan News Channel

Taipei, Dec. 14 (CNA) Taiwan's Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) issued a press release Friday announcing that officers escorted Chung Wen-chieh (鍾文傑), ...

14 Dec 2018 | 7:12 am

Is Laos facing a dam disaster? - CNN International

Is Laos facing a dam disaster?  CNN International

While a recent dam collapse in Laos devastated thousands, environmentalists warn that a wave of new hydropower dams in the country could spell disaster for ...

14 Dec 2018 | 6:18 am

A bat which looks like actor Lance Bass in Greater Mekong Region | Travel News - Travel News | eTurboNews

A bat which looks like actor Lance Bass in Greater Mekong Region | Travel News  Travel News | eTurboNews

A bat which looks like singer/actor Lance Bass, a gibbon named for Luke Skywalker, and a toad which seems to have come from Lord of the Rings “Middle Earth ...

14 Dec 2018 | 4:51 am

China’s lonely bachelors spend big with Mekong bride matchmakers - South China Morning Post

China’s lonely bachelors spend big with Mekong bride matchmakers  South China Morning Post

Single Chinese men are known as 'bare branches', a pejorative term in a country where pressure to marry and extend the family tree is sharpA massive gender ...

14 Dec 2018 | 1:08 am

Philippines among least generous in Southeast Asia, study suggests - Philippine Star

Philippines among least generous in Southeast Asia, study suggests  Philippine Star

MANILA, Philippines — Filipinos are among the least civically engaged people in Southeast Asia, a Gallup global report suggests. The Philippines obtained a ...

14 Dec 2018 | 12:54 am

Voting Under Way for 2018 BroadwayWorld LA Awards - The Rafu Shimpo

Voting Under Way for 2018 BroadwayWorld LA Awards  The Rafu Shimpo

Nominations were reader-submitted and now readers get to vote for their favorites. Regional productions, touring shows, and more are all included in the awards ...

14 Dec 2018 | 12:30 am

On the Benefits of Country Diversity and Not Just China - China Law Blog

On the Benefits of Country Diversity and Not Just China  China Law Blog

A long long time ago, my law firm was pretty much known as West Coast law firm for the Russian Far East. We ate, drank and slept Russia and Russian law. If.

13 Dec 2018 | 10:18 pm

New species found in Greater Mekong region - The Phnom Penh Post

New species found in Greater Mekong region  The Phnom Penh Post

One hundred and fifty-seven new species of flora and fauna were discovered in the Greater Mekong region in 2017 – eight in Cambodia – according to a new ...

13 Dec 2018 | 9:20 pm

Deportation proposal shakes Minnesota's Southeast Asian refugee community - Star Tribune

Deportation proposal shakes Minnesota's Southeast Asian refugee community  Star Tribune

A wave of worry swept through Minnesota's Southeast Asian refugee community Thursday as the news spread that the Trump administration has proposed ...

13 Dec 2018 | 9:12 pm

New US deportees set to arrive - The Phnom Penh Post

New US deportees set to arrive  The Phnom Penh Post

US embassy spokesman Arend C Zwartjes confirmed on Thursday that 46 Cambodians will be deported from the US to Cambodia later this month, even as ...

13 Dec 2018 | 8:05 pm

Tech in check: Coca-Cola's digital and e-commerce lead Kenneth Phua - Marketing Interactive

Tech in check: Coca-Cola's digital and e-commerce lead Kenneth Phua  Marketing Interactive

"Very often, individuals working in digital get caught up in the idea that digital solutions can solve everything."

13 Dec 2018 | 7:40 pm

Cambodia, Kenya sign aviation agreement - The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia, Kenya sign aviation agreement  The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia has signed an aviation agreement with Kenya, opening the way for flights operating from Africa into the Southeast Asian country. The agreement was ...

13 Dec 2018 | 7:15 pm

Asean morning news for December 14 - AEC News Today

Asean morning news for December 14  AEC News Today

All the Asean news you need to know for December 14, 2018. Asean news, Asean Economic Community, Asean English news, Asean business news, Asean ...

13 Dec 2018 | 6:45 pm

Trick or real? CNRP split over Cambodia move to ease politics ban - Al Jazeera English

Trick or real? CNRP split over Cambodia move to ease politics ban  Al Jazeera English

Self-exiled cofounder calls government decision a political maneuver but others see it as sign of genuine improvement.

13 Dec 2018 | 6:25 pm

Thai group eyes ASEAN solar plants after first 'green bond' - Nikkei Asian Review

Thai group eyes ASEAN solar plants after first 'green bond'  Nikkei Asian Review

BANGKOK -- The power generating arm of Thailand's oldest industrial group, B. Grimm, has issued 5 billion baht ($152 million) in "green bonds" to raise funds ...

13 Dec 2018 | 3:13 pm

News fixer deported from Thailand to Cambodia on 'false news' accusation - CPJ Press Freedom Online

News fixer deported from Thailand to Cambodia on 'false news' accusation  CPJ Press Freedom Online

Bangkok, December 13, 2018--A Cambodian news fixer who helped to produce a documentary on sex trafficking for Russian government-funded international ...

13 Dec 2018 | 11:55 am

Miss USA accused of xenophobia and 'Mean Girls' mocking of non-English speaking contestants - Daily Mail

Miss USA accused of xenophobia and 'Mean Girls' mocking of non-English speaking contestants  Daily Mail

America's Miss Universe contestant has been accused of 'normalized xenophobia' and compared to Mean Girls villain Regina George after appearing to mock a ...

13 Dec 2018 | 6:18 am

Cambodians use pardons to beat Trump admin's deportation orders - NBCNews.com

Cambodians use pardons to beat Trump admin's deportation orders  NBCNews.com

For nearly three months, Roeuth An sat behind the walls of his immigration detention cell, dreaming of the day he might return to his family in Washington state.

13 Dec 2018 | 3:38 am

2019: The year of Timor Leste in ASEAN? - The Jakarta Post - Jakarta Post

2019: The year of Timor Leste in ASEAN? - The Jakarta Post  Jakarta Post

Following Cambodias admission in 1999, Timor Leste is the final missing piece towards an ASEAN that encompasses all of Southeast Asia.

13 Dec 2018 | 3:07 am

P2P Lending and Digital Lending Fintechs Active in Southeast Asia - Fintech News Singapore

P2P Lending and Digital Lending Fintechs Active in Southeast Asia  Fintech News Singapore

P2P Lending Asia. A list of Southeast Asian platforms offering peer-to-peer or P2P lending companies for borrowers and lenders to find each other.

13 Dec 2018 | 2:52 am

mClinica's pharmacy technology platform reach over 100000 pharmacy professionals across 6 countries in the ASEAN region - MobiHealthNews

mClinica's pharmacy technology platform reach over 100000 pharmacy professionals across 6 countries in the ASEAN region  MobiHealthNews

The Singapore headquartered mClinica has recently reached a milestone to become the largest pharmacy data technology player in Southeast Asia: its platform ...

12 Dec 2018 | 9:03 pm

How China's one-child policy has resulted in millions of single men, plus South East Asian women sold into marriage - The Independent

How China's one-child policy has resulted in millions of single men, plus South East Asian women sold into marriage  The Independent

The one-child policy that China had for years resulted in a severe gender imbalance, with as many as 33 to34 million men lacking life partners. This has led to ...

12 Dec 2018 | 8:30 pm

WWF announces discovery of 157 new species in Southeast Asia - The Cambodia Daily

WWF announces discovery of 157 new species in Southeast Asia  The Cambodia Daily

A bat which looks like *NSYNC's Lance Bass, a gibbon named for Luke Skywalker, and a toad which seems to have come “from Middle Earth,” are among 157 ...

12 Dec 2018 | 7:13 pm

Trump Moves to Deport Vietnam War Refugees - The Atlantic

Trump Moves to Deport Vietnam War Refugees  The Atlantic

The White House again wants to expel certain groups of protected immigrants, a reversal after backing away from the policy months ago.

12 Dec 2018 | 1:14 pm

Punishing Cambodia for its ties with China - Khmer Times

Punishing Cambodia for its ties with China  Khmer Times

Cambodia is in a stand-off with the European Union (EU), a close friend and development partner for decades, but there are signs this fight may have wider ...

12 Dec 2018 | 12:05 pm

Conviction of Genocidal Leaders in Cambodia Is Better Late Than Never - Daily Signal

Conviction of Genocidal Leaders in Cambodia Is Better Late Than Never  Daily Signal

A United Nations-backed war crimes tribunal issued a verdict last month in a case involving two Khmer Rouge leaders, finding them guilty of genocide in ...

12 Dec 2018 | 10:34 am

Explore Angkor Wat, Hanoi and other sites on Vietnam and Cambodia tour that costs $2,199, including airfare - Los Angeles Times

Explore Angkor Wat, Hanoi and other sites on Vietnam and Cambodia tour that costs $2,199, including airfare  Los Angeles Times

See one of the world's largest religious monuments and other Southeast Asian cities on a 16-day tour with World Spree Travel.

12 Dec 2018 | 5:30 am

Cambodia hungry for DDGS for livestock feed - All about feed

Cambodia hungry for DDGS for livestock feed  All about feed

Growing demand for meat – including chicken, pork and beef – in Cambodia has spurred an increase in imports of distiller's dried grains with solubles (DDGS) ...

12 Dec 2018 | 3:00 am

Dozens More Cambodian Immigrants to Be Deported From U.S., Officials Say - The New York Times

Dozens More Cambodian Immigrants to Be Deported From U.S., Officials Say  The New York Times

A new group of more than 40 deportees, many of them the children of refugees, will be the largest yet to be ejected by the Trump administration.

12 Dec 2018 | 1:41 am

Korea's Industrial Bank plans Cambodia expansion - Khmer Times

Korea's Industrial Bank plans Cambodia expansion  Khmer Times

The Industrial Bank of Korea plans to open new branches in Cambodia from 2020 onwards amid a broader push by the state-owned lender to expand in ...

11 Dec 2018 | 12:03 pm

What's Next for the Cambodia-Laos Border Dispute? - The Diplomat

What's Next for the Cambodia-Laos Border Dispute?  The Diplomat

Last week, there was a flurry of activity in Cambodia-Laos relations tied to Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen's anticipated visit to Laos. While both sides ...

11 Dec 2018 | 9:47 am

Cambodia union leaders convicted over protests, jail terms suspended - Channel NewsAsia

Cambodia union leaders convicted over protests, jail terms suspended  Channel NewsAsia

PHNOM PENH: A Cambodian court found six union leaders guilty on Tuesday (Dec 11) of instigating violent protests against the government in 2013 ...

11 Dec 2018 | 6:18 am

Chinese bachelors plug gender gap by buying Southeast Asian brides - South China Morning Post

Chinese bachelors plug gender gap by buying Southeast Asian brides  South China Morning Post

Beijing's decades-long one-child policy has left a shortfall of nearly 33 million women in China, with the same number of men facing life on the shelfLargely ...

11 Dec 2018 | 5:31 am

World Bank: East Asian countries must adapt to match most developed nations - Southeast Asia Globe

World Bank: East Asian countries must adapt to match most developed nations  Southeast Asia Globe

If East Asian countries intend to sustain their economies' growth, they are going to need to adapt their strategies, according to a recent World Bank report.

10 Dec 2018 | 9:49 pm

Cambodia's key role in regional security - Bangkok Post

Cambodia's key role in regional security  Bangkok Post

Last month, Asia Times, citing unnamed diplomatic sources, reported that China has lobbied Cambodia for a naval base in Koh Kong province on the Gulf of ...

10 Dec 2018 | 3:25 pm

New roads, old war fan sale of Southeast Asian brides in China - Khmer Times

New roads, old war fan sale of Southeast Asian brides in China  Khmer Times

For some years now, a charity in Laos has been providing women at risk of being trafficked with a new tool to seek help: the Chinese social media app WeChat.

10 Dec 2018 | 12:01 pm

This App Is Pushing Cambodian Users Into E-Commerce - Forbes

This App Is Pushing Cambodian Users Into E-Commerce  Forbes

Although Southeast Asia's go-to delivery services still have yet to begin operating in Cambodia, homegrown startups like Meal Temple aren't wasting any time in ...

10 Dec 2018 | 4:50 am

Freed from jail, Cambodian surrogate mothers raise Chinese children - Reuters

Freed from jail, Cambodian surrogate mothers raise Chinese children  Reuters

OUDONG, Cambodia (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Sophea was eight months pregnant when Cambodian police told her she would have to keep the baby ...

10 Dec 2018 | 4:34 am

Strengthening forest governance is vital for growth of Southeast Asia's forests - Forests News, Center for International Forestry Research

Strengthening forest governance is vital for growth of Southeast Asia's forests  Forests News, Center for International Forestry Research

Jeffrey Williamson is communications associate with the Center for People and Forests (RECOFTC). Any views expressed are his own and not those of.

9 Dec 2018 | 11:30 pm

A Land Imagined wins best film at Singapore film festival - Screen International

A Land Imagined wins best film at Singapore film festival  Screen International

Yeo Siew Hua's A Land Imagined was declared best film at the 29th Singapore International Film Festival (SGIFF), a historic first win for a Singapore film since ...

9 Dec 2018 | 9:46 pm

Rights Today in South East Asia - 2018 - World - ReliefWeb

Rights Today in South East Asia - 2018 - World  ReliefWeb

Defending human rights on the frontlines in Southeast Asia and the Pacific. From the mounting body count in the “war on drugs” perpetrated by Philippines ...

9 Dec 2018 | 8:33 pm

Is Cambodia The Next Stop for GrabPay and their E-Wallet? - Fintech News Singapore

Is Cambodia The Next Stop for GrabPay and their E-Wallet?  Fintech News Singapore

Following its entry into Cambodia in 2017, Grab seems likely to bring its e-payment app, GrabPay into Cambodia sometime in 2019 as part of the wallet's ...

9 Dec 2018 | 7:35 pm

U.S. grain sector pursuing market growth in Cambodia - Feedstuffs

U.S. grain sector pursuing market growth in Cambodia  Feedstuffs

Growing demand for meat - including chicken, pork and beef - in Cambodia has spurred a commensurate increase in imports of U.S. distiller's dried grains with ...

7 Dec 2018 | 3:07 pm

USGC Maintains Presence In Cambodian Market To Capture U.S. DDGS Potential - KTIC

USGC Maintains Presence In Cambodian Market To Capture U.S. DDGS Potential  KTIC

Growing demand for meat – including chicken, pork and beef – in Cambodia has spurred a commensurate increase in imports of U.S. distiller's dried grains with ...

7 Dec 2018 | 10:22 am

Cambodian critic held in Thailand over sex-trafficking film, says wife - South China Morning Post

Cambodian critic held in Thailand over sex-trafficking film, says wife  South China Morning Post

A Cambodian labour activist faces deportation home from Thailand over his role in making a sex-trafficking documentary that angered the Southeast Asian ...

7 Dec 2018 | 9:10 am

“Who Are We, Really, Without Our History?” - UMass Lowell

“Who Are We, Really, Without Our History?”  UMass Lowell

Photos of refugees in Lowell by James Higgins and Joan Ross, like this one of Cambodian schoolchildren, are featured in the Southeast Asian Digital Archive.

7 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Hundreds of Chinese 'Phone Scammers' Deported From Cambodia - Caixin Global

Hundreds of Chinese 'Phone Scammers' Deported From Cambodia  Caixin Global

Hundreds of Chinese nationals that China said scammed people while pretending to be public security officials are being deported from Cambodia today.

6 Dec 2018 | 8:24 pm

Cambodia Daily Rebuffs Government Reinstatement Offer - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia Daily Rebuffs Government Reinstatement Offer  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

The independent outlet will continue delivering *content* online from outside the country.

6 Dec 2018 | 3:27 pm

Cambodia releases surrogate mothers who agree to keep children - BBC News

Cambodia releases surrogate mothers who agree to keep children  BBC News

Thirty-two surrogate mothers charged with human trafficking in Cambodia for carrying babies for Chinese clients have been released after agreeing to keep the ...

6 Dec 2018 | 6:28 am

Property: Best condo developments in Southeast Asia - Asian Correspondent

Property: Best condo developments in Southeast Asia  Asian Correspondent

BUYING real estate is one of the most common and reliable ways to invest your money, whether it's your first home or purely an investment property.

5 Dec 2018 | 7:07 pm

Cambodian surrogate mothers freed after vowing to keep babies - South China Morning Post

Cambodian surrogate mothers freed after vowing to keep babies  South China Morning Post

Thirty-two Cambodian women who were charged with human trafficking for serving as surrogate mothers have been provisionally released from detention after ...

5 Dec 2018 | 9:25 am

Vermont man nominated for Cambodia ambassador - The State

Vermont man nominated for Cambodia ambassador  The State

Vermont man nominated to serve as the ambassador to Cambodia.

5 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Indonesia, Cambodia Agree to Strengthen ASEAN Centrality | Economy & Business - En Tempo.co

Indonesia, Cambodia Agree to Strengthen ASEAN Centrality | Economy & Business  En Tempo.co

Indonesia and Cambodia have agreed to intensify cooperation for ASEAN`s unity and centrality.

4 Dec 2018 | 5:16 pm

Chinese investment in Cambodia to diversify into SME finance - Khmer Times

Chinese investment in Cambodia to diversify into SME finance  Khmer Times

Chinese foreign direct investment (FDI) in Cambodia is expected to diversify into finance and banking in the near term, offering microlending services to small ...

4 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

How to Do Cambodia Like an A-Lister - Hollywood Reporter

How to Do Cambodia Like an A-Lister  Hollywood Reporter

Beyonce, Angelina Jolie, David Beckham and Kate Hudson have flocked to the Southeast Asian country of Cambodia, which is seeing a spate of new luxury ...

4 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

In Cambodia, fintech development is slowly gathering pace - ASEAN TODAY

In Cambodia, fintech development is slowly gathering pace  ASEAN TODAY

When it comes to Fintech adoption and funding, Cambodia trails its ASEAN neighbours. However, that presents significant growth opportunities in the future.

4 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

RFA, Cambodia Daily May Reopen in Cambodia: Interior Minister - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

RFA, Cambodia Daily May Reopen in Cambodia: Interior Minister  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

The Cambodian government said Tuesday that Radio Free Asia is welcome to reopen its office in the capital Phnom Penh, asserting that no pressure had been ...

4 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia eases pressure on opposition, media after EU sanctions threat - The Straits Times

Cambodia eases pressure on opposition, media after EU sanctions threat  The Straits Times

PHNOM PENH (REUTERS) - Cambodia's Parliament is reviewing a five-year ban on more than 100 members of the main opposition party, which could allow ...

4 Dec 2018 | 1:27 am

Stevens Point middle school teacher now teaching in Cambodia for U.S. State Department - Stevens Point Journal

Stevens Point middle school teacher now teaching in Cambodia for U.S. State Department  Stevens Point Journal

Amy Bohman, an English as a second language and social studies teacher from Stevens Point, is in Cambodia for a U.S. Department of State fellowship.

3 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Every Southeast Asian country and its unique martial art form - FOX Sports Asia

Every Southeast Asian country and its unique martial art form  FOX Sports Asia

Southeast Asia is a hotbed of martial arts, with each culture represented by its own unique art form. Generally speaking, for a cluster of countries in relative close ...

3 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Why 2018 Was the ‘Year of Ecommerce’ in Southeast Asia - Adweek

Why 2018 Was the ‘Year of Ecommerce’ in Southeast Asia  Adweek

The digital economy in Southeast Asia is on track to hit $240 billion by 2025, which is $40 billion more than previous estimates, according to the latest e-Conomy ...

3 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Japan’s megabanks bolstering services in Southeast Asia, betting on jolt to regional growth - INQUIRER.net

Japan’s megabanks bolstering services in Southeast Asia, betting on jolt to regional growth  INQUIRER.net

Japan's three megabanks — MUFG Bank, Mizuho Bank and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp. (SMBC) — are ramping up services for local companies and ...

2 Dec 2018 | 10:50 pm

Event Unveils Digital Archive Celebrating Lowell's Southeast Asian Communities - UMass Lowell

Event Unveils Digital Archive Celebrating Lowell's Southeast Asian Communities  UMass Lowell

UMass Lowell and community partners will launch a digital archive chronicling the experiences of Southeast Asian-Americans in Lowell on Tuesday, Dec. 4.

30 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia NGO encourages citizens to reclaim legal rights - DW (English)

Cambodia NGO encourages citizens to reclaim legal rights  DW (English)

Development work can be politically effective even in an autocratic country. A Cambodian NGO has demonstrated this by educating citizens about their legal ...

30 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

What it takes to become Cambodia's next top urban artist - Southeast Asia Globe

What it takes to become Cambodia's next top urban artist  Southeast Asia Globe

Tony Francis is bringing recognition to local artists at the KBach Gallery on Phnom Penh's Street 178, a trendy block in the capital's riverside district.

30 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Why a Genocide Verdict in Cambodia Could Be the Last of Its Kind - TIME

Why a Genocide Verdict in Cambodia Could Be the Last of Its Kind  TIME

On Nov. 16, a fraught war crimes tribunal in Cambodia found former Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan guilty of genocide.

30 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Czech photographer in Cambodia: I aim to tell a story through my photographs - Radio Prague

Czech photographer in Cambodia: I aim to tell a story through my photographs  Radio Prague

Jakub Žák is a photographer who spent more than five years in South-East Asia documenting the work of the Czech Development Agency and other NGOs ...

29 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

FIFA World Rankings: Vietnam enter top 100, Thailand gain three spots - FOX Sports Malaysia

FIFA World Rankings: Vietnam enter top 100, Thailand gain three spots  FOX Sports Malaysia

The latest edition of the FIFA World Rankings has been updated, and it makes for some interesting viewing. The list, which is regularly updated to ensure that the ...

29 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

African swine fever closes in on Southeast Asia - Nikkei Asian Review

African swine fever closes in on Southeast Asia  Nikkei Asian Review

BANGKOK -- An African swine fever outbreak that began in China is heading toward Southeast Asia, alarming both authorities and pig farmers.Since Augus.

29 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Go-Jek adds new markets to 2019 Southeast Asia expansion plan - Nikkei Asian Review

Go-Jek adds new markets to 2019 Southeast Asia expansion plan  Nikkei Asian Review

SINGAPORE -- Ride-hailing operator Go-Jek plans to enter multiple Southeast Asian markets in 2019, including ones not stated in the company's expansion ...

29 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Will Cambodia's Bun Rany be the next 'first lady' to fall from grace? - Asia Times

Will Cambodia's Bun Rany be the next 'first lady' to fall from grace?  Asia Times

The recent ignoble falls from grace of two of Asia's former “first ladies” – the Philippines' Imelda Marcos and Malaysia's Rosmah Mansor – raise some relevant ...

29 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian boy who speaks 16 languages looking to make it big in China - South China Morning Post

Cambodian boy who speaks 16 languages looking to make it big in China  South China Morning Post

Fourteen-year-old who was videoed speaking multiple languages at Angkor temples is on his first trip to the Cambodian capital, to get a passportThuch Salik ...

28 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

A Possible Upside to the US-China Trade War - The Diplomat

A Possible Upside to the US-China Trade War  The Diplomat

Southeast Asian countries may gain from shifting production linked to the tit-for-tat tariff dispute.

28 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

GrabPay sets sights on Cambodia and Myanmar - Nikkei Asian Review

GrabPay sets sights on Cambodia and Myanmar  Nikkei Asian Review

SINGAPORE -- Southeast Asia's largest ride-hailing group plans to take its mobile payments *service* into Cambodia and Myanmar as it expa.

27 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

More Than 200 Chinese Arrested in Cambodia for Online Scams - VOA News

More Than 200 Chinese Arrested in Cambodia for Online Scams  VOA News

Online scams by Chinese gangs that operate from foreign countries and target mainland Chinese are common throughout Southeast Asia.

26 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia has no reason to host foreign military bases - Khmer Times

Cambodia has no reason to host foreign military bases  Khmer Times

There is no security need for Cambodia to have a foreign military base. Although sovereignty disputes and border tensions between Cambodia and its ...

26 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

'The power of I': A NIU student's journey from Cambodia to DeKalb - DeKalb Daily Chronicle

'The power of I': A NIU student's journey from Cambodia to DeKalb  DeKalb Daily Chronicle

DeKALB – I Younan An traveled a long way to play Yahtzee. A 21-year-old Northern Illinois University senior from Phnom Penh, Cambodia's capital city, ...

23 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Plastic Kingdom: art exhibition questions Cambodia's rampant waste problem - Southeast Asia Globe

Plastic Kingdom: art exhibition questions Cambodia's rampant waste problem  Southeast Asia Globe

An new art exhibition in Phnom Penh featuring works by Cambodian and foreign artists will raise questions about plastic use and recycling.

23 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

'ASEAN may be forced to choose between US, China' - ABS-CBN News

'ASEAN may be forced to choose between US, China'  ABS-CBN News

Southeast Asian nations may soon have to 'choose sides' between the US and China in their ongoing trade war, the political heir to Cambodia's strongman ruler ...

22 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

America Is Ignoring A Huge Part Of Trump's Crackdown On Immigrants - HuffPost

America Is Ignoring A Huge Part Of Trump's Crackdown On Immigrants  HuffPost

The deportation of Southeast Asian refugees is often overlooked.

21 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

ASEAN may be forced to choose between US, China: Cambodia PM's son - Channel NewsAsia

ASEAN may be forced to choose between US, China: Cambodia PM's son  Channel NewsAsia

Southeast Asian nations may soon have to "choose sides" between the US and China in their ongoing trade war, the political heir to Cambodia's ...

21 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

OceanLotus: New watering hole attack in Southeast Asia - We Live Security

OceanLotus: New watering hole attack in Southeast Asia  We Live Security

ESET researchers have discovered a new watering hole campaign targeting several websites in Southeast Asia, believed to have been active since September ...

20 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

ESET: Vietnamese hacking group hijacks Southeast Asian sites in watering hole campaign - CyberScoop

ESET: Vietnamese hacking group hijacks Southeast Asian sites in watering hole campaign  CyberScoop

A prominent Vietnam-linked hacking group is exploiting a number of Southeast Asian organizations' websites to deliver malware that extracts detailed ...

20 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

How Governor Jerry Brown Pardons Inmates in California - The Marshall Project

How Governor Jerry Brown Pardons Inmates in California  The Marshall Project

Former inmates facing deportation place their hope in California's outgoing governor.

20 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian PM says no China naval base being built - The Straits Times

Cambodian PM says no China naval base being built  The Straits Times

PHNOM PENH (AFP) - Cambodia will not allow foreign military bases on its soil, strongman premier Hun Sen said on Monday (Nov 19), swatting away United ...

19 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Was Cambodia’s US$300 million Khmer Rouge tribunal worth it? - South China Morning Post

Was Cambodia’s US$300 million Khmer Rouge tribunal worth it?  South China Morning Post

After nine years, the UN-assisted tribunal has convicted just three people for the communist group's killing of 1.7 million peopleCritics say it did not accomplish ...

17 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Claims Port Will Be Chinese Naval Base Unfounded, Officials Say - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Claims Port Will Be Chinese Naval Base Unfounded, Officials Say  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The online newspaper Asia Times reported that the deep-water port, which is being developed by China's Union Development Group (UDG), could host ...

17 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

There is still hope for Cambodia's democracy - Al Jazeera English

There is still hope for Cambodia's democracy  Al Jazeera English

The international community has to pressure Cambodia to hold free and fair elections.

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian student one of four to receive the Lincoln Laureate award - Northern Star Online

Cambodian student one of four to receive the Lincoln Laureate award  Northern Star Online

DeKALB — International Cambodian student I Younan An, who is also a senior political science major, proves anything is possible by becoming the first ...

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of Cambodia genocide - BBC News

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of Cambodia genocide  BBC News

For the first time, two leaders of Pol Pot's Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia have been convicted of genocide. His deputy Nuon Chea, 92, and head of state ...

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

9 Southeast Asian Beaches You'll Want to Keep to Yourself - Condé Nast Traveler

9 Southeast Asian Beaches You'll Want to Keep to Yourself  Condé Nast Traveler

The soft white sand and sparkling, clear blue water are table stakes when it comes to a Southeast Asian beach vacation. Bonus points for the relative absence of ...

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

After 40 years, Cambodia's Khmer Rouge leaders face genocide verdict - Nikkei Asian Review

After 40 years, Cambodia's Khmer Rouge leaders face genocide verdict  Nikkei Asian Review

PHNOM PENH -- The Khmer Rouge tribunal will on Friday announce whether two surviving leaders of the Pol Pot regime are guilty of genocide -- a verdict.

15 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

China and the U.S. Offer Rival Visions at ASEAN Summit - TIME

China and the U.S. Offer Rival Visions at ASEAN Summit  TIME

(SINGAPORE) — The U.S. and China offered rival visions for the Asia-Pacific region Thursday at a summit of Southeast Asian nations whose economies and ...

15 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia at the center of a new Cold War - Asia Times

Cambodia at the center of a new Cold War  Asia Times

Since 2017, China has lobbied Cambodia for a port in Koh Kong on the Gulf of Thailand that could also be used as a naval base, though it remains unclear how ...

15 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

APE to expand into Southeast Asia, USA in 2019 - Inside Asian Gaming

APE to expand into Southeast Asia, USA in 2019  Inside Asian Gaming

Macau-based electronic gaming equipment supplier Asia Pioneer Entertainment (APE) is planning to expand into the United States and at least two new ...

14 Nov 2018 | 5:24 pm

The Biggest Misconceptions About Traveling to Southeast Asia - Condé Nast Traveler

The Biggest Misconceptions About Traveling to Southeast Asia  Condé Nast Traveler

“Travelers are often nervous of getting ripped off, and therefore miss out on some experiences. They're wary of tuk-tuk drivers, as they think they're going to get ...

14 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Eviscerates Its Free Press—And the Whole Region Suffers - The Atlantic

Cambodia Eviscerates Its Free Press—And the Whole Region Suffers  The Atlantic

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — It is the final stretch of campaign season in Cambodia. The dark-blue posters for Prime Minister Hun Sen and his Cambodian ...

28 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Southeast Asia urged to reject Cambodia's 'sham election' - Nikkei Asian Review

Southeast Asia urged to reject Cambodia's 'sham election'  Nikkei Asian Review

BANGKOK -- The Association of Southeast Asian Nations should "delegitimize" the near-certain victory of Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen in an election ...

25 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Rangers find 109,217 snares in a single park in Cambodia - The Guardian

Rangers find 109,217 snares in a single park in Cambodia  The Guardian

Snares – either metal or rope – are indiscriminately killing wildlife across Southeast Asia, from elephants to mouse deer. The problem has become so bad that ...

22 May 2018 | 2:00 am