Chea Mony, the president of the Free Trade Union (FTU), has promised to mobilize the workers who are members of his union to launch mass strikes and protests if acting opposition leader Kem Sokha is arrested.
There is one big loser in Cambodia at present as the government cracks down on the opposition and the opposition fights back with petitions and boycotts of official meetings – the people.
Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang wrapped up his first trip to Cambodia, after Laos, yesterday. His trip marked a milestone in deepening and widening bilateral relations between the two countries.
Every afternoon and evening in this floating village just north of the Tonle Sap, Kuy An looks out at the clouds of smoke rising ominously in every direction.
Despite a creative renaissance in Cambodia, local contemporary writers are still hard to find. With a new edition and collection of fiction forthcoming, Nou Hach keeps up the fight.
Walking for twenty minutes past fields of cassava, after alighting at the one-platform Tha Kilen train station in western Thailand, a tree-lined side road leads to the site of country’s first Historical Park, Prasat Muang Sing.
Can the United Kingdom ever reconcile itself to being part of Europe? If recent British newspaper headlines about the June 23 referendum on continued European Union membership are any guide, the answer appears to be a decisive “no.”
There was a palpable sense of discomfort at the latest G7 summit meeting in Ise-Shima, Japan. By the time the leaders of the world’s major developed economies meet again, there is no telling which of them will be populist insurgents.
Dengue cases normally peak in the Kingdom during the onslaught of the monsoon. This year, however, things seem to be different and we are seeing a large number of cases of dengue fever reported even before the start of the wet season.
Donald Trump ridiculed it, saying it was the only thing Hillary Clinton had going for her candidacy. On Tuesday as she made history, she opted to play it proudly.
The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement is being portrayed as a boon for all 12 of the countries involved.
a huge common market of $2.6 trillion and more than 622 million people, is not without its disparities.
Bad news is all around us. The world confronts the possibility of a sexist, racist ignoramus occupying the White House next January. Unreconstructed authoritarians already are in charge in Russia and China.
United States politicians invariably bemoan trade as the enemy of the middle class, the major source of pressure on jobs and wages.
Seven hundred killed in a plane crash. Seven hundred killed in a terrorist attack. Hundreds killed in a building collapse.
The end of the wretched campaign to take the United Kingdom out of the European Union against the advice of our friends around the world is less than a month away.
The fact that US President Barack Obama’s visit to Japan this month will include a stop in Hiroshima is welcome news.
At a time when Donald Trump’s indecency and vulgarity are distorting the world’s view of America, Barack Obama’s decision to become the first US president to visit Hiroshima demonstrates anew his own great personal dignity.
On June 23, millions of voters in the United Kingdom will venture out to the ballot box to decide whether their country has a better future inside or outside the European Union (EU).
Fifty years ago this month, Mao Zedong launched China’s Cultural Revolution – a decade of chaos, persecution and violence, carried out in the name of ideology and in the interest of expanding Mao’s personal power.
A Taiwanese group has intervened in the Philippines’ international court case against China’s claims in the South China Sea, pressing Taipei’s position that Taiwan is entitled to a swathe of the disputed waterway as an economic zone.
Authorities in drought-parched cities in central India have deployed round-the-clock armed guards at river-fed community reservoirs to prevent farmers from siphoning the remaining water for irrigation.