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Haze from Indonesia's fires causing widespread chaos - Khmer Times

Haze from Indonesia's fires causing widespread chaos  Khmer Times

Toxic haze from Indonesian forest fires closed thousands of schools across the country and in neighbouring Malaysia Wednesday.

19 Sep 2019 | 12:48 am

WHAT NEXT? Making a MAJOR decision - Khmer Times

WHAT NEXT? Making a MAJOR decision  Khmer Times

The brunt of the whole education issue after high school is – WHAT NEXT?

18 Sep 2019 | 11:07 pm

Geek tips for social media campaigning - Khmer Times

Geek tips for social media campaigning  Khmer Times

It was not so easy as 'clicking a button' a decade ago when young people wanted to start a social campaign because social media was not that widely popular ...

18 Sep 2019 | 10:31 pm

Beauty of music - Khmer Times

Beauty of music  Khmer Times

Over centuries, music was passed down generation to generation so that people will understand and add value to it.

18 Sep 2019 | 10:03 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

Hun Sen praises Kingdom's strong ties with China - Khmer Times

Hun Sen praises Kingdom's strong ties with China  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen has praised the strong relationship Cambodia enjoys with China, saying the Asian giant plays a significant role in promoting peace, ...

18 Sep 2019 | 6:10 pm

CBS News highlights increasing rates of anti-abortion violence and harassment - Media Matters for America

CBS News highlights increasing rates of anti-abortion violence and harassment  Media Matters for America

In a September 17 article, CBS News' Kate Smith highlighted the increasing severity of violence and harassment against abortion providers, noting how ...

18 Sep 2019 | 5:06 pm

Opposition Leader Sam Rainsy Goes to Washington Seeking ‘Protections’ For Return to Cambodia - Radio Free Asia

Opposition Leader Sam Rainsy Goes to Washington Seeking ‘Protections’ For Return to Cambodia  Radio Free Asia

Acting president of Cambodia's banned opposition party Sam Rainsy traveled to Washington on Wednesday to request “protections” from the U.S. government ...

18 Sep 2019 | 4:24 pm

Billie Jean King to speak at opening for new main library - Long Beach Post

Billie Jean King to speak at opening for new main library  Long Beach Post

Long Beach tennis legend Billie Jean King will speak at the grand opening for the new main library named in her honor on Saturday. - ADVERTISEMENT -.

18 Sep 2019 | 3:18 pm

Brilliant “Cambodian Rock Band blends history, a family tale and superior vintage music / Review - Oregon Music News

Brilliant “Cambodian Rock Band blends history, a family tale and superior vintage music / Review  Oregon Music News

By HOLLY JOHNSON // Something unusual at Oregon Shakespeare Festival, an exquisite compelling play loaded with Pop and Psychedelic Rock sounds live ...

18 Sep 2019 | 1:46 pm

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

Early season woes hit veteran quarterbacks, shifting NFL landscape - Khmer Times

Early season woes hit veteran quarterbacks, shifting NFL landscape  Khmer Times

The New York Giants on Tuesday announced that twice Super Bowl champion Eli Manning would be benched in favor of rookie Daniel Jones.

18 Sep 2019 | 10:55 am

Federer to play exhibition duels in Colombia, Argentina - Khmer Times

Federer to play exhibition duels in Colombia, Argentina  Khmer Times

Swiss tennis legend Roger Federer will play exhibition matches in Argentina and Colombia in November, event organisers said on Tuesday.

18 Sep 2019 | 10:46 am

Cambodia morning news for September 18 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for September 18  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for September 18, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia ...

17 Sep 2019 | 8:12 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

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 morning news for September 17 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for September 17  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for September 17, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia ...

16 Sep 2019 | 8:12 pm

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's 'extreme socialism' criticised in Republican ad invoking Cambodian genocide - ABC News

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's 'extreme socialism' criticised in Republican ad invoking Cambodian genocide  ABC News

A Republican Party ad riles observers in the US and abroad, appearing to link Democrat Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's politics with that of the Khmer Rouge ...

16 Sep 2019 | 3:08 pm

Banteay Meanchey land management director fired - Khmer Times

Banteay Meanchey land management director fired  Khmer Times

Banteay Meanchey provincial land management director Prak Poly has been removed from his position over suspected corruption and the Ministry of Land ...

16 Sep 2019 | 2:08 pm

Iran rejects US accusation it was behind Saudi oil attacks - Khmer Times

Iran rejects US accusation it was behind Saudi oil attacks  Khmer Times

Iran rejected accusations by the United States that it was behind attacks on Saudi oil plants that risk disrupting world energy supplies and warned on Sunday ...

16 Sep 2019 | 2:02 pm

Ocasio-Cortez decries a GOP PAC's debate ad comparing her to the Khmer Rouge - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Ocasio-Cortez decries a GOP PAC's debate ad comparing her to the Khmer Rouge  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The clip opens with ominous music and a portrait of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., bursting into flames to reveal a pile of skulls. “This is the face of ...

15 Sep 2019 | 5:14 pm

The parochial illusion of Sam Rainsy - Khmer Times

The parochial illusion of Sam Rainsy  Khmer Times

Extremist figures have long dotted the landscape of Cambodian politics. One of them in contemporary Cambodia is Sam Rainsy, a master illusionist who thrives ...

15 Sep 2019 | 2:24 pm

Unesco, IFAP meet in Malaysia to deliberate on information for all - Khmer Times

Unesco, IFAP meet in Malaysia to deliberate on information for all  Khmer Times

The IFAP Working Group on Information for Development, chaired by Malaysia, convened to explore the relevance of this theme within the context of the UN ...

15 Sep 2019 | 2:04 pm

Queen’s Deli in White Center nurtured the Khmer community - The Seattle Times

Queen’s Deli in White Center nurtured the Khmer community  The Seattle Times

The popular White Center restaurant, also a gathering spot for the Khmer community, is closing after 11 years.

13 Sep 2019 | 9:00 pm

Hun Sen Gains Laos’ Support in Preventing Sam Rainsy Return to Cambodia - Radio Free Asia

Hun Sen Gains Laos’ Support in Preventing Sam Rainsy Return to Cambodia  Radio Free Asia

In a meeting of prime ministers Wednesday, Cambodia's Hun Sen appeared to eliminate neighboring Laos as a potential route by which self-exiled opposition ...

12 Sep 2019 | 4:06 pm

Rhona Smith: Burning Cambodia for her career - Khmer Times

Rhona Smith: Burning Cambodia for her career  Khmer Times

Rhona Smith is ending her term as Special Rapporteur on human rights in Cambodia by the end of September this year. She has made sure that all her reports ...

12 Sep 2019 | 2:23 pm

Vietnam footwear manufacturer opens first store in Cambodia - Khmer Times

Vietnam footwear manufacturer opens first store in Cambodia  Khmer Times

Binh Tien Imex Corp, Pte, Ltd (Biti's) has opened its first store in Cambodia.

12 Sep 2019 | 2:07 pm

Japan's new environs minister wants nuke reactors shut - Khmer Times

Japan's new environs minister wants nuke reactors shut  Khmer Times

Japan's newly installed environment minister, Shinjiro Koizumi, wants the country to close down nuclear reactors to avoid a repeat of the Fukushima catastrophe ...

12 Sep 2019 | 2:03 pm

Netflix, Apple cross swords in Indian streaming market - Khmer Times

Netflix, Apple cross swords in Indian streaming market  Khmer Times

(AFP) – Competition in India's booming streaming market is heating up as Netflix joins forces with a director of Bollywood feel-good blockbusters and Apple ...

12 Sep 2019 | 2:02 pm

Chinese firms looking into buying US farm goods - Khmer Times

Chinese firms looking into buying US farm goods  Khmer Times

Chinese companies start to inquire about prices for US agricultural goods purchases.

12 Sep 2019 | 2:01 pm

Cambodia and Laos to sign 2400-megawatt power deal today - Khmer Times

Cambodia and Laos to sign 2400-megawatt power deal today  Khmer Times

Cambodia and Laos will sign an agreement today under which the Kingdom will purchase 2,400 megawatts from its neighbour, with the first transfer scheduled ...

11 Sep 2019 | 2:10 pm

Abe drafts 'rising star' in cabinet reshuffle - Khmer Times

Abe drafts 'rising star' in cabinet reshuffle  Khmer Times

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe drafted the popular son of charismatic ex-premier Junichiro Koizumi in a broad cabinet reshuffle on Wednesday that kept ...

11 Sep 2019 | 2:02 pm

More than 200 Chinese nabbed over VoIP scams in Phnom Penh - Khmer Times

More than 200 Chinese nabbed over VoIP scams in Phnom Penh  Khmer Times

General Immigration Department police, in collaboration with Sen Sok district police in Phnom Penh, on Monday arrested 105 Chinese nationals suspected of ...

11 Sep 2019 | 2:58 am

Don't meddle in Cambodia's internal affairs, US told - Khmer Times

Don't meddle in Cambodia's internal affairs, US told  Khmer Times

Foreign Affairs Ministry spokesman has called on the US State Department to respect the Kingdom's laws, saying that it should not meddle in Cambodia's ...

11 Sep 2019 | 2:57 am

NGOs slammed over retraction refusal - Khmer Times

NGOs slammed over retraction refusal  Khmer Times

The government yesterday slammed rights group Licadho and Sahmakum Teang Tnaut for refusing to attend a scheduled meeting and make a public statement ...

10 Sep 2019 | 2:11 pm

With Resignation of CEO, What Direction for US News Agencies? - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

With Resignation of CEO, What Direction for US News Agencies?  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

The announcement of John Lansing's resignation as CEO of the U.S. Agency for Global Media is renewing questions about the mission and direction of the ...

10 Sep 2019 | 8:39 am

Donaco's mounting losses tied to Cambodia casino dispute - Khmer Times

Donaco's mounting losses tied to Cambodia casino dispute  Khmer Times

Donaco International Ltd is suffering from mounting financial losses.

10 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Stop human rights harassment against Cambodia - Khmer Times

Stop human rights harassment against Cambodia  Khmer Times

Cambodia is being harassed by specific group of countries on account of human rights. Such grave interference in Cambodia's domestic affairs shall be stopped ...

9 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Vietnam Economy Surges Ahead on Trade War Spillover - VOA Khmer

Vietnam Economy Surges Ahead on Trade War Spillover  VOA Khmer

Vietnam, a steady economic out performer in Asia, expects another surge in GDP growth this year due to spillover from the Sino-U.S. trade dispute and a ...

9 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

UN Human Rights Chief Hits Cambodia Crackdown on Opposition Activists - Radio Free Asia

UN Human Rights Chief Hits Cambodia Crackdown on Opposition Activists  Radio Free Asia

U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet hit out on Monday at Cambodian authorities' harassment of members of the banned Cambodia ...

9 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

UMass Lowell this Week: Free Events Celebrate Portuguese, Khmer Cultures - UMass Lowell

UMass Lowell this Week: Free Events Celebrate Portuguese, Khmer Cultures  UMass Lowell

Individuals interested in pursuing a bachelor's or master's degree at UMass Lowell are invited to upcoming open houses that will provide them with all they need ...

9 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia’s Debt Trap: Taking Out New Loans to Pay Back Old Loans - VOA Khmer

Cambodia’s Debt Trap: Taking Out New Loans to Pay Back Old Loans  VOA Khmer

Angkor Chum district, Siem Reap province — Two years ago, Phel Hoeun, a mother of five, used the title to her home as the collateral to borrow $8,000 from ...

8 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Some 120,000 Chinese Nationals Depart Cambodia Following Ban on Online Gambling - Radio Free Asia

Some 120,000 Chinese Nationals Depart Cambodia Following Ban on Online Gambling  Radio Free Asia

At least 6,000 Chinese nationals have left Cambodia each day for a total of around 120,000 departures since the announcement of a ban on online gambling ...

6 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Upholding freedom of the press in the Kingdom - Khmer Times

Upholding freedom of the press in the Kingdom  Khmer Times

Journalist Press Freedom Index 2018 ranks the Kingdom one spot down.

6 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Ministry issues Pchum Ben holiday reminder to employers - Khmer Times

Ministry issues Pchum Ben holiday reminder to employers  Khmer Times

The Labour Ministry is reminding employers across the Kingdom to give workers four days off during the upcoming Pchum Ben holiday and provide salaries ...

6 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

CNRP Activist Arrested in Cambodia, Held on Unknown Charge - Radio Free Asia

CNRP Activist Arrested in Cambodia, Held on Unknown Charge  Radio Free Asia

Cambodian authorities arrested a former opposition party activist on Thursday, taking him into custody in northwestern Cambodia's Banteay Meanchey province ...

5 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodian resort among Time magazine's greatest destinations - Khmer Times

Cambodian resort among Time magazine's greatest destinations  Khmer Times

Time magazine includes Shinta Mani Wild in its 2019 World's Greatest Places list.

4 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia among top five exporters of organic rice to the EU - Khmer Times

Cambodia among top five exporters of organic rice to the EU  Khmer Times

Cambodia was the fifth largest exporter of organic rice to the European Union last year, with local companies confident exports will continue to rise in the coming ...

4 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

No Pain, No Gain Hun Sen opens a new reform chapter for Cambodia - Khmer Times

No Pain, No Gain Hun Sen opens a new reform chapter for Cambodia  Khmer Times

The public mood and discourse have shifted from the speculative return of the outlawed opposition leader to the domestic reform agenda. Actually, reform is the ...

4 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Chinese companies urged to consider investments in Cambodia - Khmer Times

Chinese companies urged to consider investments in Cambodia  Khmer Times

The government last week urged companies from the Chinese provinces of Guangdong and Sichuan to consider investing in the Kingdom. For in depth analysis ...

3 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad arrives in Kingdom - Khmer Times

Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad arrives in Kingdom  Khmer Times

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad arrives in Phnom Penh today for a three-day official visit to the Kingdom. Mr Mahathir, accompanied by his wife Siti ...

2 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia, Lao troop withdrawal begun - Khmer Times

Cambodia, Lao troop withdrawal begun  Khmer Times

Cambodia and Laos have begun to withdraw their troops from disputed territory near the border in Preah Vihear province after senior military officials from both ...

31 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Hun Sen Vows to Arrest Sam Rainsy if He Returns, or Step Down As PM - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Hun Sen Vows to Arrest Sam Rainsy if He Returns, or Step Down As PM  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Hun Sen in response said local authorities would arrest Sam Rainsy if he was “brave” enough to enter the country, regardless of how many people met him at ...

31 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Hun Sen issues ultimatum to end online gambling by end of the year - Khmer Times

Hun Sen issues ultimatum to end online gambling by end of the year  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen has ordered authorities to end all online and arcade gambling in the Kingdom by the end of this year in a bid to safeguard security and ...

31 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia's Postponement of RFA Reporters' Verdict, And Its Explanation, Disappoint - The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia's Postponement of RFA Reporters' Verdict, And Its Explanation, Disappoint  The Cambodia Daily

A Cambodian court's last-minute postponement Friday of the announcement of a verdict in the trial of two former Radio Free Asia journalists left the reporters ...

30 Aug 2019 | 9:21 pm

Former RFA Reporters Hope For An Acquittal – And A Return to Journalism - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Former RFA Reporters Hope For An Acquittal – And A Return to Journalism  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

If the August 30 verdict gives us justice and acquits us, Yeang Sothearin and I will regain our full freedom like other people, and we hope to find a chance to ...

29 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Young filmmakers train a fresh lens on turbulent Cambodia - Los Angeles Times

Young filmmakers train a fresh lens on turbulent Cambodia  Los Angeles Times

Cambodian directors explore issues of identity and political change through films that have become the toast of the international festival circuit.

27 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Experts Say US-Cambodia Relationship at "Crisis Point" - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Experts Say US-Cambodia Relationship at "Crisis Point"  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Reports of a secret military deal between Cambodia and China have sparked increased tensions between the Southeast Asian nation and the United States.

27 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Kingdom, Laos agree to remove troops from disputed area - Khmer Times

Kingdom, Laos agree to remove troops from disputed area  Khmer Times

Cambodia and Laos have agreed to withdraw troops from disputed territory near the border in Preah Vihear province in a bid to ease tension between the two ...

26 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia to host international cybersecurity conference - Khmer Times

Cambodia to host international cybersecurity conference  Khmer Times

Cyber experts from around the world will gather in Phnom Penh for the Cyber Security Asia Conference 2019. The two-day event, organised by Malaysian ...

26 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Indonesia to build new capital in East Kalimatan - Khmer Times

Indonesia to build new capital in East Kalimatan  Khmer Times

JAKARTA () – Indonesia will build a new capital in the province of East Kalimantan on Borneo island, media cited land planning minister Sofyan Djalil as saying.

26 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia: Ministry OK's Khmer Rouge training center for teachers - The Japan News

Cambodia: Ministry OK's Khmer Rouge training center for teachers  The Japan News

The Education, Youth and Sport Ministry has approved a request from the Documentation Center of Cambodia (DC-Cam) to set up a research office and library ...

25 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Australia's Cambodian community honour Bob Hawke as the man who gave them 'peace and freedom' - SBS News

Australia's Cambodian community honour Bob Hawke as the man who gave them 'peace and freedom'  SBS News

Marking 100 days since his death, Australia's Cambodian community have paid tribute to former Prime Minister Bob Hawke, who played a crucial role in ...

24 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia, Laos agree to settle border dispute - Khmer Times

Cambodia, Laos agree to settle border dispute  Khmer Times

Cambodia and Laos have agreed to withdraw troops from the border region in the northern Preah Vihear province after Prime Minister Hun Sen spoke by phone ...

24 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia Playing up Border Tensions With Laos to Distract From Sam Rainsy Return: Analysts - Radio Free Asia

Cambodia Playing up Border Tensions With Laos to Distract From Sam Rainsy Return: Analysts  Radio Free Asia

Tensions along the border between Cambodia and Laos are likely being exaggerated by Cambodia's government as part of a bid to distract the public from the ...

23 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

VIDEO: Massive fire engulfs Phnom Penh factory - Khmer Times

VIDEO: Massive fire engulfs Phnom Penh factory  Khmer Times

A massive fire at a mattress factory in Boeng Tumpun commune, Phnom Penh has left a seven-storey building on the brink of collapse.

23 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia detains another opposition member amid crackdown - Al Jazeera English

Cambodia detains another opposition member amid crackdown  Al Jazeera English

Rights group calls for dropping of charges and release of Nuth Pich, a member of the dissolved opposition party.

22 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia’s Military to Arrest Acting CNRP Chief Sam Rainsy Upon Return: Defense Ministry - Radio Free Asia

Cambodia’s Military to Arrest Acting CNRP Chief Sam Rainsy Upon Return: Defense Ministry  Radio Free Asia

Acting president of the Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) Sam Rainsy will be arrested by the military upon setting foot inside Cambodia, Minister of ...

21 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia rejects Vietnam's request over granting citizenships - Khmer Times

Cambodia rejects Vietnam's request over granting citizenships  Khmer Times

The Cambodian government has rejected a request by Vietnamese government to grant Cambodian nationality to Vietnamese people living in the Kingdom, ...

20 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia to Ban Online Gambling, Cites Threat to Social Order - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Cambodia to Ban Online Gambling, Cites Threat to Social Order  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

The Royal Government of Cambodia will stop the issuance of online gambling policy and licenses, both within and outside of the Kingdom of Cambodia, from ...

19 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Khmer Rouge genocide: Nuon Chea's death has major implications for justice in Cambodia - The Conversation UK

Khmer Rouge genocide: Nuon Chea's death has major implications for justice in Cambodia  The Conversation UK

Nuon Chea, Pol Pot's second-in-command in Cambodia's Khmer Rouge, died on August 4 aged 93. Following Pol Pot's death in 1998, he was the most senior ...

13 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia's Khmer Rouge Ideologue Cremated, Appeal May Be Stopped - VOA News

Cambodia's Khmer Rouge Ideologue Cremated, Appeal May Be Stopped  VOA News

The death of the Khmer Rouge's top ideologue may end criminal proceedings against him even though his appeal against convictions for genocide and other ...

9 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Nuon Chea: Cambodia's unrepentant perpetrator of genocide - BBC News

Nuon Chea: Cambodia's unrepentant perpetrator of genocide  BBC News

Nuon Chea, who has died at 93, oversaw some of the worst crimes of the 20th Century.

6 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Nuon Chea: Cambodian former Khmer Rouge deputy leader dies - BBC News

Nuon Chea: Cambodian former Khmer Rouge deputy leader dies  BBC News

Nuon Chea, a key leader in Cambodia's Khmer Rouge who was convicted of genocide last year, has died at the age of 93. Known as Brother Number Two, ...

4 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia to Receive More Chinese Weapons in August - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Cambodia to Receive More Chinese Weapons in August  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Minister of Defense Tea Banh told VOA Khmer on Wednesday that the weapons are in transit to Cambodia.

1 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Hun Sen: Sanctions Would "Impact US-Cambodia Ties" - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Hun Sen: Sanctions Would "Impact US-Cambodia Ties"  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Lawmakers hope the Senate would pass and send the bill to President Donald Trump to sign later this year.

30 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Treasured family photos buried to hide the past - BBC News

Treasured family photos buried to hide the past  BBC News

One family's treasured photographs that were hidden from the Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia.

23 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia Denies ‘Secret Agreement’ With China For Naval Base Use - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Cambodia Denies ‘Secret Agreement’ With China For Naval Base Use  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

The Wall Street Journal further added that a Chinese naval base on the Cambodian coast would boost China's influence in Southeast Asia and help with its ...

22 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Private collection of Khmer antiques donated to Cambodia's museum - The Straits Times

Private collection of Khmer antiques donated to Cambodia's museum  The Straits Times

Khmer antiques collected by a late Japanese professor have been donated by his wife Fumiko Takakuwa to the National Museum of Cambodia. Ms Takakuwa ...

6 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Khmer Rouge: I survived the 'Killing Fields' - BBC News

Khmer Rouge: I survived the 'Killing Fields'  BBC News

The Khmer Rouge began their genocidal rule in Cambodia in 1975.

3 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Hun Sen Vows Cambodia “Will Not Bow Down” to International Pressures - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Hun Sen Vows Cambodia “Will Not Bow Down” to International Pressures  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

The Cambodian premier indirectly criticized the EU's own human rights situation as declining compared to forty years ago while Cambodia's human rights are ...

2 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

After Building Collapse in Cambodia, Sadness and Relief for Workers - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

After Building Collapse in Cambodia, Sadness and Relief for Workers  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

'I should not have brought them here,' said one woman who recruited family members to work on the site.

26 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia Considers New Anti-'Fake News' Effort - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Cambodia Considers New Anti-'Fake News' Effort  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Attendees at an Asian media conference agreed to develop a regional road map for combating fake news throughout the region, which is in the midst of ...

22 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Procedural Deadlock Leaves Future of Khmer Rouge Tribunal in Doubt - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Procedural Deadlock Leaves Future of Khmer Rouge Tribunal in Doubt  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Almost 13 years and $300 million after it was established, the U.N.-backed tribunal prosecuting Khmer Rouge atrocities has less than a year remaining in its ...

21 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia accuses Singapore of supporting Khmer Rouge genocide - New Straits Times

Cambodia accuses Singapore of supporting Khmer Rouge genocide  New Straits Times

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

7 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia-China Journalist Association Launched to Promote ‘Positive News’ - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Cambodia-China Journalist Association Launched to Promote ‘Positive News’  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

The initiative, supported by both governments, marks another step toward replacing Cambodia's once free press with China's model of information, media ...

22 May 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia Marks ‘National Day of Remembrance’ of Khmer Rouge Horrors - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Cambodia Marks ‘National Day of Remembrance’ of Khmer Rouge Horrors  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Actors re-enacted gruesome scenes of violence at Choeung Ek Genocidal Center as part of an annual ceremony to mark the Khmer Rouge regime horrors.

21 May 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia re-enacts Khmer Rouge killings - in pictures - BBC News

Cambodia re-enacts Khmer Rouge killings - in pictures  BBC News

Cambodian actors have re-enacted atrocities committed by the Khmer Rouge on the country's National Day of Remembrance - known informally as the "Day of ...

20 May 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia meshes traditional and modern worlds in Khmer New Year celebration - Medill Reports: Chicago

Cambodia meshes traditional and modern worlds in Khmer New Year celebration  Medill Reports: Chicago

By Karyn Simpson Medill Reports SIEM REAP, Cambodia – Click. I duck. Click click. I take two steps back, one to the left. Click click. I lift my camera. Focus.

8 May 2019 | 3:00 am

World Bank Warns Cambodia Could Lose Big If Europe Trade Benefits Withdrawn - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

World Bank Warns Cambodia Could Lose Big If Europe Trade Benefits Withdrawn  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

The decline in textiles production would also lead to a decline in garment exports of between $320 million and $381 million, the World Bank said.

8 May 2019 | 3:00 am

In US, Traditional Khmer Dance Unites Cambodian-American Community - VOA Khmer

In US, Traditional Khmer Dance Unites Cambodian-American Community  VOA Khmer

For nearly 40 years, a Cambodian-American couple have been preserving a unique traditional dance in the Washington D.C. area in an effort to present what ...

1 May 2019 | 3:00 am

Khmer-American Refugee Poet Describes Her Journey - News - Hamilton College News

Khmer-American Refugee Poet Describes Her Journey - News  Hamilton College News

Peuo Tuy, an award-winning Khmer-American modern poet, told her story, “Past, Present, Future Refugee Experience in America,” to a group of students in the.

11 Apr 2019 | 3:00 am

Traditional Oxcart Races Held for Khmer New Year - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Traditional Oxcart Races Held for Khmer New Year  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Participants and organizers said they wanted to raise awareness of the tradition in the hope it could be preserved for future generations as Cambodian farming ...

10 Apr 2019 | 3:00 am

UW anthropologist connects communities to archive of Khmer Rouge-era Cambodia - UW Today

UW anthropologist connects communities to archive of Khmer Rouge-era Cambodia  UW Today

This is one of dozens of photographs of Cambodian citizens, taken by journalist and UW alum Elizabeth Becker on her tour of the country in 1978.Elizabeth ...

7 Mar 2019 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

No more Khmer Rouge prosecutions, says Cambodia - The Guardian

No more Khmer Rouge prosecutions, says Cambodia  The Guardian

UN-backed tribunal that convicted the last two surviving leaders of genocide faces closure without government's help. Associated Press. Sun 18 Nov 2018 21.12 ...

18 Nov 2018 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

BBC World Service - The Forum, Cambodia's ancient Khmer Empire, The founder of the world's earliest public health system? - BBC News

BBC World Service - The Forum, Cambodia's ancient Khmer Empire, The founder of the world's earliest public health system?  BBC News

Jayavarman 7th, arguably the most ambitious of Khmer kings, was a great builder: he ordered the construction of many large temples and other public ...

29 Oct 2018 | 3:00 am