Hundreds of dead bats were found inside Siem Reap’s Phnom Bouk temple in Banteay Srey district after district police and environmental officers were notified by local residents on Tuesday.
The government has ordered all ministries and public institutions to strictly limit state-owned vehicle use for state business, after finding state-owned vehicles were not available or yet to be registered.
A group of alleged drug dealers, including an elderly British national, his Khmer girlfriend, a Cambodian-American and a DJ, were tried by the Phnom Penh Municipal Court yesterday over allegations of drug trafficking committed last year.
European Union Ambassador George Edgar yesterday criticized the slowness of the communal land title process introduced in 2001 to protect the ancestral forests and farmland of Cambodia’s indigenous groups.
A 19-year-old farmer was arrested and charged on Tuesday for drug and illegal weapon possession in Banteay Meanchey province’s Poipet town after police confiscated a small packet of crystal methamphetamine and a gas-powered gun, according…
Three men transporting wood on home-made tractors were beaten up after refusing to pay two village security guards attempting to extort money from them.
A provincial official said that about 20 Cambodian laborers were stopped in Malai district in the south-west of Banteay Meanchey province while attempting to illegally enter Thailand to work. They were “educated” and sent home on Tuesday.
Cambodia ranked 128th in Reporters Without Borders’ (RSF) 2016 ranking of press freedom in countries across the world, the watchdog said yesterday on its website.
A vending machine dispensing driver’s licenses will be installed at Aeon Mall, according to the Public Works and Transport Ministry’s website, as part of newly appointed Minister Sun Chanthol’s plan to bring in serious reform…
The Kampot provincial authority started distributing clean water yesterday to drought-stricken villagers in several districts who do not have enough water for drinking and their basic daily needs such as cooking.
Fifteen houses were destroyed by a fire in Kampong Chhnang town yesterday afternoon, with police yet to determine the cause of the blaze.
Three men were arrested yesterday morning for allegedly murdering the brother-in-law of one of the men in Kampong Thom province’s Sandan district, according to police.
Despite her initial public denials, Khom Chandaraty admitted to the Phnom Penh Municipal Prosecutor that it was her voice in a series of leaked audio recordings between herself and acting Cambodian National Rescue Party President Kem Sokha.
Labor Ministry officials have filed a complaint to the Phnom Penh Municipal Court accusing four union officials of public defamation, insulting public officers and blocking public roads.
Fourteen families whose stalls on Ochheuteal Beach were bulldozed earlier this month submitted a petition to the National Assembly yesterday after claiming the compensation they were offered was not enough.
Foreigners living in certain areas of Phnom Penh have 10 days to show their documents to police so the government can complete registering foreign nationals by the end of the year.
Thai cash-and-carry chain Siam Makro Pcl plans to invest up to 9 billion baht ($258 million) this year to open stores at home and overseas, chief financial officer Saowaluck Thitaphant said yesterday.
In “Robam,” an upcoming exhibit at Meta House, three painters and sculptors put a contemporary spin on traditional dance.
Two female tourists were injured in a traffic accident caused by their drunk tuk-tuk driver on their way to Angkor Wat in Siem Reap province on Tuesday, according to police.
The owner and the manager of a massage parlor that doubled as a drug den in central Phnom Penh were convicted of drug-related charges by the Phnom Penh Municipal Court yesterday, court officials said.
Two Appellate Court judges were promoted to deputy presidents of the court by the Supreme Council of the Magistracy during its 27th meeting yesterday at the Royal Palace, a statement from the council said.
A husband and wife were found dead near their burned out home in the early hours of Monday morning in Kampong Thom province’s Sandan district in an apparent murder-suicide, according to local police.
Traffic police who extort bribes from motorists instead of issuing tickets for traffic violations could lose their jobs if they fail to reform, deputy national police chief General Choun Sovann warned yesterday.
There was no crackdown on undocumented Cambodian migrant workers in Thailand during the New Year despite reports that more than 400 were deported to Cambodia during the four-day period, a report by the National Police said.