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Chicago for World Cup? Question bemuses Schweinsteiger - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Chicago for World Cup? Question bemuses Schweinsteiger
Khmer Times
China's Wang Linuo celebrates a goal during a women's game. The NHL said it was committed to growing the sport in China. Reuters / Todd Korol. CHICAGO (AFP) – An unexpected question about the possibility of Chicago Fire winning the World Cup ...

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30 Mar 2017 | 12:13 pm

Video tech 'kills spectacle' - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Video tech 'kills spectacle'
Khmer Times
Referee Felix Swayer asks for video assitance during the friendly match between France and Spain. AFP / Christophe Simon. PARIS (AFP) – The experiment with video assistance that backfired on France against Spain earned mixed reviews on Wednesday, ...

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30 Mar 2017 | 12:13 pm

'Hideous' Ronaldo statue sparks laughs - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

'Hideous' Ronaldo statue sparks laughs
Khmer Times
Cristiano Ronaldo with a bust presented during a ceremony at Madeira's airport in Funchal. AFP / Francisco Leong. FUNCHAL, Portugal (Reuters) – When the island of Madeira on Wednesday renamed its airport in honor of its hometown hero Cristiano ...

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30 Mar 2017 | 12:13 pm

China to host exhibition games - Khmer Times


China to host exhibition games
Khmer Times
BEIJING (Reuters) – The National Hockey League (NHL) will stage two annual preseason games in China from this year as it looks to build interest in the country that will host the 2022 Winter Olympics, even as its participation in next year's Games ...

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30 Mar 2017 | 12:13 pm

Bright prospects in sight for banana farmers - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Bright prospects in sight for banana farmers
Khmer Times
“The demand for bananas pushes their prices up, especially when there are festivals like Chinese New Year, Khmer New Year and Pchum Ben Day,” she said. “On a normal day we can sell around 20 to 30 big bunches of bananas. But on Chinese New Year ...

30 Mar 2017 | 12:13 pm

Atomic energy pact with Russia - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Atomic energy pact with Russia
Khmer Times
Mr. Borith said Cambodia has also asked Russia to provide assistance with renovating the Khmer-Soviet Friendship Hospital and providing technical training to staff, since the health facility is a symbol of the long friendship between the nations.

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30 Mar 2017 | 12:11 pm

Airports raise a smile - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Airports raise a smile
Khmer Times
... said Eric Delobel, CEO of Cambodia Airports. Staging 'Smiling Day' when the Khmer New Year is around the corner adds an enjoyable, festive, and local cultural twist, with traditional Khmer bands and dances performing during the event, Mr. Delobel said.

30 Mar 2017 | 12:11 pm

Agriculture expo in pipeline - Khmer Times


Agriculture expo in pipeline
Khmer Times
Santhai Import Export Company is planning the first international exhibition of agricultural products in Cambodia this year in collaboration with the Agriculture Ministry. The exhibition is set for June 25 to 28 and will be attended by 500 Chinese ...

30 Mar 2017 | 12:11 pm

New RUFA building to embody classical Khmer form - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

New RUFA building to embody classical Khmer form
The Phnom Penh Post
The peninsula of Chroy Changvar will soon see a new addition to its land, with the new Royal University of Fine Arts (RUFA) building slated to commence construction there in April. The reasons for relocation: better aesthetics, less traffic congestion ...

30 Mar 2017 | 2:16 am

South Africa 'saved by the rain' in NZ - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

South Africa 'saved by the rain' in NZ
Khmer Times
Rain delays the start of the third Test between New Zealand and South Africa. AFP / Michael Bradley. HAMILTON, New Zealand (AFP) – New Zealand were left frustrated yesterday after rain washed out the last day's play of the final Test against South ...

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29 Mar 2017 | 12:01 pm