The “Collateral Damage” report in its current form paints a relentlessly negative picture of microfinance lending and uses a tiny sampling of anonymous borrowers to portray the whole industry in an unrealistic and negative light.
The fact indicates that what is happening in Hong Kong has gone far beyond demonstration and protest and evolved into obvious violence, severely threatening social stability and local people’s safety and property in Hong Kong.
President Kim Il Sung (1912-1994) is the saviour of the Korean nation, who liberated his country from the Japanese military occupation.
US Embassy Should Act as a Bridge between Cambodia and the United States of America, Not the Opposite
The Union of Journalist Federations of Cambodia (UJFC) has been carefully monitoring the dissemination of formal and informal statements on both social media sites and traditional media on the state of affairs in the Kingdom of Cambodia.
Europeans are living in a time of great uncertainty filled with both enormous opportunities and profound risks for the future of the common European project.
Cambodia and Indonesia is important partner in building and maintaining security in the region.
A recent series of brutal crimes against children has shocked the country, leaving us heartbroken for the affected families and seriously concerned for the safety of Cambodian children.
May 2019, the Japanese Government provided the ASEAN Regional Mine Action Center with an approximate amount of USD 156,000 funding to enhance Mine Risk Education in a number of countries across the ASEAN region.
When it comes to feeding the world, no one deserves more recognition than family farmers. Not only do they produce most of the world’s food but more importantly they also provide food that keeps people and the planet healthy.
Indonesian citizens in Cambodia also had an opportunity to exercise their right to vote at five polling stations (Phnom Penh, Bavet, Chrey Thom, Poipet and Sihanoukville) on 8-14 April 2019.
Her reports, under the respectable UN logo, reflect a single point of view that mirrors that of the political opposition, whether expressed by the opposition party or through some politically affiliated NGOs. I compared what opponents used to say and what she wrote.
If she is supposedly neutral and espousing the Human Rights ideals as enshrined in the UN Universal Declaration, why, during her mandate, did she fail to condemn the systematic appeals by opposition leaders to racial hatred and xenophobia?
Trump, has threatened Cuba with a “full and complete embargo” and “the highest-level sanctions” if the island does not cease what he described as military interference in Venezuela.
The Cambodia Rice Federation (CRF) and the government of the Kingdom of Cambodia have recently taken legal steps to fight the imposition of safeguard measure on imports of Cambodian rice into the European Union.
This year, 2019, Cambodia marks the 20th anniversary since becoming ASEAN family on April 30, 1999. Over these past two decades, Cambodia has tremendously moved toward complete peace, stability and improved her socio-economic development, the move of which can help contribute to the regional and global development.
I want to congratulate all students in Cambodia who have received offers of admission from one of the over 4,700 accredited institutions of higher learning in the United States.
At present Phnom Penh, and Cambodia together, is experiencing a power problem. Power outages have previously randomly occurred due to repairs, accidents, and the like.
The Revolutionary Government strongly condemns the sabotage perpetrated against the power supply system in Venezuela, which is a terrorist action intended to harm the defenseless population of an entire nation.
The following is my personal opinion on the Bill on Trade, cited as Cambodia Trade Act of 2019, edited for the attention of US Congressman Alan Lowenthal who is introducing the said bill to ask the President to review and suspend the tariff preferential the US has accorded to Cambodia.
Vietnam is a country that understands the value of peace based on its long history of struggle. In the era of international integration, Vietnam’s foreign policy is to make friends with all countries in the world, irrespective of their political regime and religion.
Having lived for extensive periods of time in North Korea between 1981 and 1993, I have great sympathy for the valiant people of North Korea, who have suffered through no fault of their own.
Cambodia is currently in rapid transition. It has moved from a developing country to one of rapid development, as evidenced in Phnom Penh and Sihanoukville cities.
A Cambodian living in Washington State has contacted CNE in a last ditch attempt to find the whereabouts of her father, whom the family haven’t seen since 1977.
It is not a Cambodian tradition to invest in agricultural development, but more to tap into the supply chain of hard working farmers. It is left up to foreign tax payers to contribute, with the argument that it lifts farmers out of poverty.
Maria Zakharova, the Russian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson delivered the official position on implementation of martial law in Ukraine during the briefing in Moscow on November 30, which is presented below.
The rules-based multilateral trading system, with the World Trade Organization (the WTO) at its core, is the cornerstone of economic globalisation and free trade.
The Khmer Times of November 27 contained an article by Raoul Jennar entitled “EU promotes laundering of Cambodian wood”, whose contents significantly misrepresent the position of the European Union.
The intention to stir sensitivity and inflammation is beyond doubt. The article went so far as to drag Vietnam and Thailand into an alleged geopolitical conspiracy, lacking the least respect for historical sensitivity shared by these countries.
This initiative launched by Dilma Rousseff, who was at that moment the president of the Federal Republic of Brazil, pursued the double purpose of guaranteeing medical assistance to the majority of the Brazilian people.
On November 15, David Hutt and Shawn W Crispin wrote in Asia Times a speculative piece of a possible Chinese naval base in Koh Kong, Cambodia. However, the authors provided zero evidence on their claim.