BANTEAY MEANCHEY, September 27, (Khmer Times) – An eight month old girl drowned on Friday morning when she fell into a pond in front of her grandmother’s house.
Eleven suspects were taken into custody by civil police and district police of Sen Sok on Friday night and the early hours of Saturday morning.
Phnom Penh’s Designer Week literally stormed onto the runway at the Plantation last Thursday, spotlighting the latest fashions to hit Cambodia’s local scene.
The Tripartite Labor Advisory Council (LAC) met yesterday at the Ministry of Labor and Vocational Training to seek a resolution to garment workers’ claims for a minimum monthly salary of $177.
A suspect was arrested on Saturday by Dang Kor district police in cooperation with local police in Kandal province, for a crime he is alleged to have committed two years ago.
About 4:00 PM on Saturday His Majesty King Norodom Sihamoni and Her Majesty the Queen Mother Norodom Monineath Sihanouk flew in from China, after a month-long stay there for a routine health checkup.
Alex Gonzalez-Davidson, an ardent opponent of the dam being built in the Areng Valley, has declared that he and his group will begin protesting in Phnom Penh this week.
A fatal accident in Tram Kok district, Takeo province, left one man dead and five others injured in the late afternoon yesterday.
A 13-year-old boy, Soeur Rattanak, drowned while swimming in Porm Pa creek, in Tuek Phos district, Kampong Chhnang province during the Pchum Ben holidays.
Yi Sophany, an 18-year-old soft tennis athlete, was dismissed from the Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea, after she tested positive for a banned stimulant.
Prime Minister Hun Sen held a speech at the Diamond Island Convention Center that announced a salary increase for government workers.
The Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on the settlement of refugees in Cambodia was signed today with ink and toasted with champagne.
Deputy Prime Minister Hor Namhong will lead the Cambodian delegation to the 69th session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York, from September 24 to October 1.
Garment and footwear industry, Cambodia’s largest income earner, reported a 12.6 percent rise in exports in the first seven months of 2014, according to the data of the Ministry of Commerce on Thursday.
Land activists, youths, monks, and civil societies showed their strong resentment against the Australia-Cambodia deal to export asylum seekers to one of the poorest south-east Asian countries.
Members of the capital’s Boeung Kak and Borei Keila communities, forcibly evicted to make way for development schemes, are spending over $30,000 a year on protests and rallies.
“Thunder and Lightning” strikes Chaktomuk Theater this October 9-12. It will be a dance performance by Sophiline Arts Ensemble before they embark for Singapore.
Prime Minister Hun Sen, a lifetime chain smoker, announced Thursday that he has kicked the habit .
Cambodia ,Vietnam, and Myanmar,who managed to increase their competitiveness have mounted challenges on Thailand’s position as among the top rice producers and exporters in the world.
Australia confirmed Thursday it will sign an asylum-seeker resettlement deal with Cambodia in a move slammed by human rights groups as violating its international obligations.
Cambodia is to sign a deal with Australia on Friday, in which Cambodia is essentially paid to take unwanted asylum seekers off Australia’s hands.
Traffic accidents during the final days of this year’s Pchum Ben festival were far deadlier than last year, taking 49 lives .
Along the way, British Ambassadro Bill Longhurst talked to Khmer Times of Cambodia’s traditions and religions, and freedom of religion.
ASEAN police intelligence units are watching for Islamic State (IS) sympathizers and proselytizers in Muslim communities across Southeast Asia, including Cambodia and southern Thailand.
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