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MIF on freedom of the press - Khmer Times

MIF on freedom of the press  Khmer Times

The expansion of press freedom in the Kingdom, which has let the news industry grow rapidly, and led to democratic improvement and social development.

22 Feb 2019 | 2:45 am

Push for cultural icons to join UN heritage list | #AsiaNewsNetwork - Eleven Myanmar

Push for cultural icons to join UN heritage list | #AsiaNewsNetwork  Eleven Myanmar

The Ministry of Fine Arts and Culture is hoping to have Cambodian musical theatre Lakhon Yike, traditional silver handicrafts and other art forms placed on ...

21 Feb 2019 | 8:55 pm

Cambodian community leader announces bid for 6th District council seat in 2020 • Long Beach Post - Long Beach Post

Cambodian community leader announces bid for 6th District council seat in 2020 • Long Beach Post  Long Beach Post

The first Cambodian woman candidate will seek a seat on the City Council—potentially against one of Long Beach's most famed sons, no less.

21 Feb 2019 | 7:44 pm

Few Takers as Cambodia Tries to Lure Back Banned Opposition Politicians - The Cambodia Daily

Few Takers as Cambodia Tries to Lure Back Banned Opposition Politicians  The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia's Ministry of Interior on Thursday issued detailed instructions for the political rehabilitation of lawmakers from the banned opposition Cambodia ...

21 Feb 2019 | 6:59 pm

Monks and Activists Hold Buddhist Ceremony to Protect Cambodia's Prey Lang Forest - The Cambodia Daily

Monks and Activists Hold Buddhist Ceremony to Protect Cambodia's Prey Lang Forest  The Cambodia Daily

A group of forestry activists accompanied by monks held a Buddhist ceremony in hopes of protecting Prey Lang forest in Cambodia's central plains. The forest ...

21 Feb 2019 | 6:54 pm

Cambodia morning news for February 22 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for February 22  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for February 22, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia latest ...

21 Feb 2019 | 6:20 pm

Asean morning news for February 22 - AEC News Today

Asean morning news for February 22  AEC News Today

All the Asean news you need to know for February 22, 2019. Asean news, Asean Economic Community, Asean English news, Asean business news, Asean ...

21 Feb 2019 | 6:20 pm

Singapore morning news for February 22 - AEC News Today

Singapore morning news for February 22  AEC News Today

All the #Singapore #news you need to know for February 22, 2019. Singapore English news, Singapore business news, Singapore news today, Singapore latest ...

21 Feb 2019 | 6:06 pm

Ombudsman steps into dig site row - Bangkok Post

Ombudsman steps into dig site row  Bangkok Post

NAKHON RATCHASIMA: The Ombudsman has stepped in to mediate a dispute between the Fine Arts Department and more than 1600 locals in Phimai district ...

21 Feb 2019 | 3:00 pm

New Directors/New Films 2019 Full Lineup: ‘Clemency,’ ‘Monos,’ ‘Share,’ and More Festival Hits — Exclusive - IndieWire

New Directors/New Films 2019 Full Lineup: ‘Clemency,’ ‘Monos,’ ‘Share,’ and More Festival Hits — Exclusive  IndieWire

The Museum of Modern Art and the Film Society of Lincoln Center has revealed the complete lineup for the 48th annual New Directors/New Films (ND/NF), ...

21 Feb 2019 | 1:30 pm

Deadly crackdown in Venezuela: Amnesty - Khmer Times

Deadly crackdown in Venezuela: Amnesty  Khmer Times

Venezuelan security forces have executed several people and arbitrarily detained hundreds of others in a campaign to punish people who protested against ...

21 Feb 2019 | 12:01 pm

First Cambodian Candidate Suely Saro Announces Run For Long Beach City Council - Gazettes.com

First Cambodian Candidate Suely Saro Announces Run For Long Beach City Council  Gazettes.com

Long Beach Police Complaint Commission Chair Suely Saro announced on Wednesday, Feb. 20, that she will run to represent the City Council's Sixth District in ...

21 Feb 2019 | 9:48 am

Khmer Parent Association to hold fourth annual Mother and Daughter Conference • Long Beach Post - Long Beach Post

Khmer Parent Association to hold fourth annual Mother and Daughter Conference • Long Beach Post  Long Beach Post

The fourth annual Mother and Daughter Conference, centered on empowering mothers and daughters throughout Long Beach, will be hosted by the Khmer ...

20 Feb 2019 | 6:25 pm

OK for Direct US Flights Moves Vietnam Into Economic Fast Lane - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

OK for Direct US Flights Moves Vietnam Into Economic Fast Lane  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

US Federal Aviation Administration says Vietnam meets international safety standards and its air carriers can establish direct flights.

20 Feb 2019 | 8:00 am

Sriracha brings Khmer cuisine to second Bengaluru outlet in Indiranagar | FNB News - fnbnews.com

Sriracha brings Khmer cuisine to second Bengaluru outlet in Indiranagar | FNB News  fnbnews.com

Sriracha, which offers the live Robatayaki grill and Cambodia's Khmer cuisine, opened its second outlet in Bengaluru's Indiranagar. Its maiden outlet is at UB ...

19 Feb 2019 | 8:35 pm

Trump-Kim summit: What might Kim learn from hosts Vietnam? - BBC News

Trump-Kim summit: What might Kim learn from hosts Vietnam?  BBC News

All eyes are on nuclear talks but Kim Jong-un will be closely studying the hosts of the US-N Korea summit.

19 Feb 2019 | 7:43 pm

US, Cambodia in War of Words Over Detained Opposition Leader - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

US, Cambodia in War of Words Over Detained Opposition Leader  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

In a Facebook posting, the US embassy in Phnom Penh calls CNRP leader Kem Sokha an innocent man held on unjust charges.

19 Feb 2019 | 4:18 pm

Trump nominated for Nobel Prize - Khmer Times

Trump nominated for Nobel Prize  Khmer Times

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is not saying whether or not he nominated Donald Trump for this year's Nobel Prize.

19 Feb 2019 | 12:04 pm

US aid for Venezuela arrives in Colombia - Khmer Times

US aid for Venezuela arrives in Colombia  Khmer Times

CUCUTA, Colombia (Reuters) – A US military transport plane carrying humanitarian aid meant for Venezuelans landed on Saturday in the Colombian border ...

17 Feb 2019 | 12:02 pm

Chinese New Year retail sales up, but pace slow - Khmer Times

Chinese New Year retail sales up, but pace slow  Khmer Times

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Sales by China's retail businesses during the Lunar New Year holiday rose 8.5 percent from a year earlier, pushing up consumer stocks ...

11 Feb 2019 | 12:02 pm

'I can't find any peace here': Raised in the U.S. and deported to Cambodia, refugees struggle to build a new life - NBCNews.com

'I can't find any peace here': Raised in the U.S. and deported to Cambodia, refugees struggle to build a new life  NBCNews.com

A record 126 Cambodian refugees were deported from the U.S. in 2018. Now they must adjust to living in a country many of them hadn't seen in decades.

11 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Malaysian detainees in Cambodia promised $1500 monthly salary - Khmer Times

Malaysian detainees in Cambodia promised $1500 monthly salary  Khmer Times

Malaysian detainee Aron Naldy Muhammad Ting Abdullah, 22, who is among 47 detainees, alleges that they were promised $1500 monthly to work in ...

11 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

Coast sees drop in tourists during Chinese New Year - Khmer Times

Coast sees drop in tourists during Chinese New Year  Khmer Times

The number of visitors to the coast during the Chinese New Year holiday dropped considerably this year as more people chose destinations in the Northern ...

8 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

RT news fixer's family again lobbies for Russian help - Khmer Times

RT news fixer's family again lobbies for Russian help  Khmer Times

Family members and friends of a news fixer Rath Rott Mony rallied in front of the Russian embassy for the fourth time to demand its intervention for his freedom.

6 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Exports to Japan up 27 percent in 2018 - Khmer Times

Exports to Japan up 27 percent in 2018  Khmer Times

Trade with Japan increased significantly in 2018, with exports soaring 27.3 percent and imports growing by 17.8 percent, according to the latest figures from the ...

5 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia govt launches Khmer Rouge map app - The Daily Star

Cambodia govt launches Khmer Rouge map app  The Daily Star

The department of Media and Communication (DMC) at the Royal University of Phnom Penh has launched a mobile app and website – Mapping Memories ...

5 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Court of Appeal upholds denial of bail for Russia Today news fixer - Khmer Times

Court of Appeal upholds denial of bail for Russia Today news fixer  Khmer Times

The Appeal Court yesterday upheld the municipal court's decision to keep Russia Today news fixer Rath Rott Mony in detention pending trial.

1 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Don't echo fake news, Chea Serey tells business publishers - Khmer Times

Don't echo fake news, Chea Serey tells business publishers  Khmer Times

Business publishers should refrain from joining other media reports to echo news that could potentially harm business confidence or create panic among fund ...

1 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Portrait of a Khmer Rouge survivor - ucanews.com | Catholic News Photos - UCA News

Portrait of a Khmer Rouge survivor - ucanews.com | Catholic News Photos  UCA News

Image Gallery of Catholic,Religious & Christian Photos.Sophany Bay shares her experience under the Khmer Rouge, and why she decided to testify in the ...

31 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

RT news fixer attends closed-door bail hearing - Khmer Times

RT news fixer attends closed-door bail hearing  Khmer Times

Appeal Court holds closed-door bail hearing for Russia Today news fixer Rott Mony.

31 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Outbreak reports 'fake', livestock raiser association tells consumers - Khmer Times

Outbreak reports 'fake', livestock raiser association tells consumers  Khmer Times

The Cambodian Livestock Raiser Association (CLRA) has issued a statement denying reports that CP Cambodia's pork and poultry products are unsafe for ...

30 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Government calls for PM 'fake news' correction - The Phnom Penh Post

Government calls for PM 'fake news' correction  The Phnom Penh Post

The Cambodian government on Friday strongly urged Singaporean outlet Channel News Asia (CNA) to issue a correction to an article it published on Thursday, ...

28 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Little, Brown scoops 'moving' Khmer Rouge tale - The Bookseller

Little, Brown scoops 'moving' Khmer Rouge tale  The Bookseller

Little, Brown non-fiction imprint Robinson has bought a “moving and insightful” account of a daughter's search for her missing father in the 'Killing Fields' of ...

28 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

In Poor Cambodian Town, a Job in South Korea Changes Lives - ວີໂອເອ-ລາວ (VOA)

In Poor Cambodian Town, a Job in South Korea Changes Lives  ວີໂອເອ-ລາວ (VOA)

Prek Achi Commune families send kids to South Korea, where about 54000 Cambodians have found jobs that pay well.

26 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Khmer language classes for all - Lowell Sun

Khmer language classes for all  Lowell Sun

LOWELL -- The Cambodian Mutual Assistance Association hosts Khmer language classes for children ages 7 through 14.

24 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Indonesia's new halal law: Impact on the political economy - Khmer Times

Indonesia's new halal law: Impact on the political economy  Khmer Times

Indonesia's new halal certification law will be implemented by the end of 2019. What are the implications of the upcoming halal law on the country's political ...

24 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

EU's imposed tariffs on Cambodian rice too fast: CRF - Khmer Times

EU's imposed tariffs on Cambodian rice too fast: CRF  Khmer Times

Cambodia Rice Federation (CRF) said that the European Commission's decision to impose tariffs on Cambodian rice was made too fast leaving the country's ...

24 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Royal Cambodian Army to host parade with troops and weapons - Khmer Times

Royal Cambodian Army to host parade with troops and weapons  Khmer Times

Today is the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the Royal Cambodian Army and a parade of tanks, heavy weapons and thousands of soldiers is expected ...

24 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Border market to be ready by Khmer New Year - Khmer Times

Border market to be ready by Khmer New Year  Khmer Times

Construction of a model market in the border with Vietnam to be finished by April.

22 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodians in US to Protest Lack of Detente With Opposition - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Cambodians in US to Protest Lack of Detente With Opposition  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The demonstration is being organized by a CNRP offshoot, the Cambodia National Rescue Movement, which was founded by the CNRP's former president Sam ...

19 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Some 1,000 Workers Still Jobless After Protests Prompted Mass Layoffs - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Some 1,000 Workers Still Jobless After Protests Prompted Mass Layoffs  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

More than 1,000 garment workers have lost their jobs following days of protest calling for wages to be paid for December. The workers were laid off by W&D ...

16 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Naturalised citizens cannot get diplomatic passports - Khmer Times

Naturalised citizens cannot get diplomatic passports  Khmer Times

The government has issued a directive banning the issuance of diplomatic passports to foreigners who are naturalised Cambodian citizens and advisors or ...

14 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Anniversary of Khmer Rouge Overthrow Marked By Joy, Anger - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Anniversary of Khmer Rouge Overthrow Marked By Joy, Anger  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Tens of thousands of Vietnamese troops invaded Cambodia in late December 1978 and overthrew the Chinese-backed Khmer Rouge regime on 7 January ...

11 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

WATCH: Cambodian refugees deported back to nation 40 years after Khmer Rouge genocide - ABC 36 News - WTVQ

WATCH: Cambodian refugees deported back to nation 40 years after Khmer Rouge genocide - ABC 36 News  WTVQ

Talk to ABC 36 News anchors, reporters and meteorologists. When you see news happening, share it! We'd love to hear from you.

11 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Rice tariffs in European market 'almost certain' - Khmer Times

Rice tariffs in European market 'almost certain'  Khmer Times

The noose around the Cambodian rice sector is tightening as the European Commission (EC) is almost certainly implementing the safeguard measures on rice ...

10 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

RFA journalists want court to drop espionage charges - Khmer Times

RFA journalists want court to drop espionage charges  Khmer Times

Two journalists with an espionage case looming over their heads are calling for the court to either speed up its investigation or drop the charges against them.

9 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge fall still dominates Cambodian politics 40 years on - Al Jazeera English

Khmer Rouge fall still dominates Cambodian politics 40 years on  Al Jazeera English

Large celebrations set to take place in Cambodian capital to mark 40th anniversary of 'Victory Over Genocide Day'.

6 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodian PM dedicates monument to his defeat of Khmer Rouge - Fox News

Cambodian PM dedicates monument to his defeat of Khmer Rouge  Fox News

Long-serving Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen on Saturday inaugurated a monument marking the 1998 end of the threat from the communist Khmer Rouge ...

29 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

The Countdown to 2019 - Khmer Times

The Countdown to 2019  Khmer Times

Cambodia has its very own Khmer New Year in April. But the lights and music on the streets every December 31 proves that Cambodians are also very fond of ...

28 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Spotlight on Royal Ballet: New story, new dances, the same art - Khmer Times

Spotlight on Royal Ballet: New story, new dances, the same art  Khmer Times

Royal Ballet of Cambodia will again mesmerise locals and foreigners with its new production “Neang Watthana Devi” on January 18 and 19 at the Chaktomuk ...

28 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen 'win-win' legacy debated on Khmer Rouge fall anniversary - Aljazeera.com

Hun Sen 'win-win' legacy debated on Khmer Rouge fall anniversary  Aljazeera.com

Twenty years since collapse of ultra-communist movement, policy hailed by Cambodia PM for ending war back in spotlight.

27 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

How we can resist the deportations of Khmer Americans - Crosscut

How we can resist the deportations of Khmer Americans  Crosscut

As we cherish our loved ones this holiday season, 36 Khmer Americans will be oceans apart from their families in a place most have never been before.

26 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Ends Long-Running Debate as it Celebrates 20 Years of Peace - VOA News

Cambodia Ends Long-Running Debate as it Celebrates 20 Years of Peace  VOA News

Cambodia's government will host the start of a three-day celebration marking the 20-year anniversary of the end of civil war. The event, beginning Dec.

26 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

PM wants fake news to stop - Khmer Times

PM wants fake news to stop  Khmer Times

PM wants journalists to refrain from reporting fake news or inciting news that may cause insecurity, armed conflict and chaos in the country.

21 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia PM Accuses Opposition of Spreading Fake News, While His Control Over Media Outlets is Revealed - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia PM Accuses Opposition of Spreading Fake News, While His Control Over Media Outlets is Revealed  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Prime Minister Hun Sen delivers an address during an opening ceremony for the Khmer New Year at the Angkor complex in Siem Reap province, April 13, 2018.

21 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian Opposition Activists Summoned by Police, Pressured to Defect - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodian Opposition Activists Summoned by Police, Pressured to Defect  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Following a recent pledge by opposition leader Rainsy to return next year to Cambodia, police in Kandal province have questioned local Cambodia National ...

20 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

U.S. Deports Dozens More Cambodian Immigrants, Some For Decades-Old Crimes - NPR

U.S. Deports Dozens More Cambodian Immigrants, Some For Decades-Old Crimes  NPR

Many were granted refugee status after fleeing U.S. bombing during the Vietnam War and the massacres of the Khmer Rouge, and know little about the country ...

18 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Life After the Khmer Rouge - The Cambodia Daily

Life After the Khmer Rouge  The Cambodia Daily

Agence Kampuchea Presse yesterday posted what is believed to be a short series of previously unpublished photos of life after the Khmer Rouge. The only text ...

17 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Lawyer’s Status Throws Genocide Conviction of Khmer Rouge Leader Into Doubt - The New York Times

Lawyer’s Status Throws Genocide Conviction of Khmer Rouge Leader Into Doubt  The New York Times

An international tribunal dismissed a Dutch lawyer who had defended one of Khmer Rouge leaders. The lawyer's bar membership lapsed in 2016.

16 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Lawyer for Jailed Cambodian Union Leader Says His Client is Innocent - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Lawyer for Jailed Cambodian Union Leader Says His Client is Innocent  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

A detained Cambodian union leader who was deported from Thailand and formally charged for his involvement in the production of a documentary about sex ...

14 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Bokator championships wrap up - Khmer Times

Bokator championships wrap up  Khmer Times

The Kun Bokator National Championship 2018 wrapped up earlier this week at the Sports Hall of the Royal University of Phnom Penh.

12 Dec 2018 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Now ‘More Free’ Than Under Khmer Rouge: Hun Sen - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia Now ‘More Free’ Than Under Khmer Rouge: Hun Sen  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen kept the bar low in a statement marking the 70th anniversary of International Human Rights Day, asserting that under his ...

10 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

‘Funan’ Director Denis Do Portrays The Human Side Of The Khmer Rouge Regime, And The Devastation They Brought - Deadline

‘Funan’ Director Denis Do Portrays The Human Side Of The Khmer Rouge Regime, And The Devastation They Brought  Deadline

'Funan' director Denis Do discusses his animated pic, which won the Annecy International Animated Film Festival's prize for Best Feature.

7 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Government asked to ensure reopening of media outlets - Khmer Times

Government asked to ensure reopening of media outlets  Khmer Times

The United States embassy in Phnom Penh is urging the government to ensure that Radio Free Asia and Voice of America resume their work in the country ...

6 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

What Lingers After Decades of Reporting on the Cambodian Genocide - The New York Times

What Lingers After Decades of Reporting on the Cambodian Genocide  The New York Times

I had seen trauma before, but never an entire traumatized nation. All the adults I met were survivors or former killers.

30 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Hun Sen 'Sorry' He Hadn't Killed Protest Leaders - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia's Hun Sen 'Sorry' He Hadn't Killed Protest Leaders  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen voiced regret on Thursday that he hadn't had leaders of protests against his ruling Cambodian People's Party in 2013 and ...

29 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Khmer Rouge tribunal: Will Chea and Samphan's appeals bring the trials to an end? - ABC News

Cambodia's Khmer Rouge tribunal: Will Chea and Samphan's appeals bring the trials to an end?  ABC News

Dogged by political interference, the trials of the those responsible for the deaths of 1.7 million Cambodians could be drawing to a close after officials stated ...

22 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

New life beckons for multilingual Cambodian boy at centre of viral video - Channel NewsAsia

New life beckons for multilingual Cambodian boy at centre of viral video  Channel NewsAsia

SIEM REAP, Cambodia: In the ancient temple complex of Angkor, it is not often a new attraction emerges. But from the country's most revered site, a new ...

18 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge leaders convicted for genocide in Cambodia - Aljazeera.com

Khmer Rouge leaders convicted for genocide in Cambodia  Aljazeera.com

For the first time, Khmer Rouge leaders - Noun Chea and Khieu Samphan - were found guilty of genocide by a UN-backed tribunal.

18 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Experts weigh the record of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge tribunal - Fox News

Experts weigh the record of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge tribunal  Fox News

After spending nine years and more than $300 million to prosecute leaders of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge responsible for the deaths of 1.7 million of their ...

17 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide - CNN

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide  CNN

A UN-backed court ruled that the Khmer Rouge committed genocide, a landmark verdict that is hoped will bring closure to millions of Cambodians.

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

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of Cambodia genocide and war crimes in historic ruling - The Independent

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of Cambodia genocide and war crimes in historic ruling  The Independent

The only two surviving leaders of Cambodia's brutal Khmer Rouge regime have been found guilty of genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes, in a ...

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

News Daily: May fights on, and more missing in California fires - BBC News

News Daily: May fights on, and more missing in California fires  BBC News

If you want to get this briefing by email, sign-up here. Michael Gove outside 10 Downing Street Image copyright Reuters. May fights on, but what about Gove ...

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Verdicts on Khmer Rouge Leaders Likely Tribunal’s Last - VOA News

Verdicts on Khmer Rouge Leaders Likely Tribunal’s Last  VOA News

If the current trial is the last staged by the U.N.-assisted international tribunal, it will have convicted three people at a cost of more than $300 million.

14 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

40 years on, Khmer Rouge leaders face genocide verdict - Al Jazeera English

40 years on, Khmer Rouge leaders face genocide verdict  Al Jazeera English

Tribunal to decide Friday whether Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan are guilty of genocide against Cham Muslims, Vietnamese.

13 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

How this young Buddhist monk uses Instagram to connect with Khmer youth - KUOW News and Information

How this young Buddhist monk uses Instagram to connect with Khmer youth  KUOW News and Information

he Khmer Rouge genocide erased Khmer culture in Cambodia in the 1970s. As a result, some Khmer youth in America are now disconnected from their heritage ...

13 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Verdict Due Against Khmer Rouge Leaders for Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Verdict Due Against Khmer Rouge Leaders for Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The verdict this Friday focuses on charges of crimes against humanity and genocide committed at worksites, cooperatives, security centers and execution sites, ...

13 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

World's longest boat record earned - Khmer Times

World's longest boat record earned  Khmer Times

Cambodia yesterday set a fourth Guinness World Record by having the longest dragon boat which was certified at a ceremony in Prey Veng province.

13 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

NASA: A New Era In Space Exploration - VOA Khmer

NASA: A New Era In Space Exploration  VOA Khmer

A new era in American spaceflight was unveiled that will carry out the first test flights and operational missions aboard commercial spacecraft to be launched ...

10 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Former Khmer Rouge photographer creating new political party - Khmer Times

Former Khmer Rouge photographer creating new political party  Khmer Times

The Interior Ministry has allowed former Khmer Rouge photographer Nhem En to establish a political party named the Worker's Prosperity Party.

5 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

BBC World Service - Outlook, Telling My Dad's Khmer Rouge Story - BBC News

BBC World Service - Outlook, Telling My Dad's Khmer Rouge Story  BBC News

French-Cambodian filmmaker Neary Adeline Hay on uncovering her dad's past.

1 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Photographs By Michael Vickery Show 1960s Cambodia in a New Light - VOA Khmer

Photographs By Michael Vickery Show 1960s Cambodia in a New Light  VOA Khmer

But Vickery was always more interested in the lives of remote communities and ethnic minority tribes, and his photographs reflect this. The people he ...

31 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

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

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

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

30 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

BBC World Service - The Forum, Cambodia's ancient Khmer Empire - BBC News

BBC World Service - The Forum, Cambodia's ancient Khmer Empire  BBC News

Builders and sculptors of South East Asia's awe-inspiring monuments.

27 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Information Ministry combats fake news - Khmer Times

Information Ministry combats fake news  Khmer Times

The Information Ministry yesterday called on journalists to combat fake news disseminated online during a workshop on “Combatting Fake News for Cambodian ...

26 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Convicted Khmer Rouge-era prison chief hospitalised in Phnom Penh - Al Jazeera English

Convicted Khmer Rouge-era prison chief hospitalised in Phnom Penh  Al Jazeera English

Duch, 76, was given a life sentence for crimes against humanity after first trial at UN-backed Khmer Rouge Tribunal.

24 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian Official Threatens Beatings, ‘Accidents’ For Migrant Workers Opposing Hun Sen - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodian Official Threatens Beatings, ‘Accidents’ For Migrant Workers Opposing Hun Sen  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodian workers taking part in protests against Prime Minister Hun Sen in other countries should be identified and beaten by gangsters or made to suffer ...

15 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

New minimum wage now $182 - Khmer Times

New minimum wage now $182  Khmer Times

The tripartite commission (union, government, employers) tasked with determining the minimum wage for workers in the textile, garment and footwear industries ...

5 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen returns from New York - Khmer Times

Hun Sen returns from New York  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen wrapped up his trip to the UN General Assembly by highlighting recent government achievements and results of bilateral talks with ...

2 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian Exile Denies Link to Arms-Smuggling Case - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodian Exile Denies Link to Arms-Smuggling Case  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Eight persons arrested in Cambodia last week and accused of smuggling arms are not members of the Khmer National Liberation Front despite government ...

2 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

PM seeks win-win solution in New York - Khmer Times

PM seeks win-win solution in New York  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen on Friday said that Cambodia will allow the United States to continue searching for the remains of American soldiers killed in the ...

1 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Prime Minister Hun Sen bound for New York - Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen bound for New York  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen's attendance at the United Nations General Assembly will be met with both support and opposition in New York over the upcoming days.

28 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

From Newcastle and New Zealand to the Killing Fields of Cambodia - The Independent

From Newcastle and New Zealand to the Killing Fields of Cambodia  The Independent

In 1978, three young men on a gap year strayed into Cambodian waters and were discovered by members of the Khmer Rouge. Holly Baxter retraced the steps ...

28 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Supporters to welcome Prime Minister Hun Sen in New York - Khmer Times

Supporters to welcome Prime Minister Hun Sen in New York  Khmer Times

Supporters of Prime Minister Hun Sen in the United States have posted video footage on Facebook saying they will welcome Mr Hun Sen's arrival for the 73rd ...

26 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

PM Hun Sen’s UN Summit Trip to Be Met With Protest - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

PM Hun Sen’s UN Summit Trip to Be Met With Protest  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

An estimated 300 to 500 protestors are expected to travel to New York from other states in the US to join the protest, according to an organizer.

24 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia to Create Two New Provinces in Bid for ‘Efficiency’ - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Cambodia to Create Two New Provinces in Bid for ‘Efficiency’  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The two new provinces will be formed from a land cut from Kandal province and from two districts in Mondulkiri and Ratanakkiri provinces.

31 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Government Confirms Blocking 15 Independent News Sites Over Poll “Disruption” - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Government Confirms Blocking 15 Independent News Sites Over Poll “Disruption”  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The Cambodian government has ordered internet *service* providers (ISPs) to block the websites of 15 news websites of independent outlets including Voice of ...

28 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am