“Creativity in the Cities,” a panel of discussions about Cambodia art festivals and the art scene, is stepping forward in the wake of the cancellation of Our City Festival.
As the number of Vietnamese Montagnard asylum seekers continues to rise in Phnom Penh, a human rights monitor says he has been threatened for reporting on the steady trickle for refugees into Ratanakiri.
Amnesty International has been banned from inspecting the living conditions of detained refugees on the Australian-run detention camps on the island nation of Nauru.
On Monday a German couple went to the local police in Kor Kong Province and reported that they had been robbed. They claimed that their bags had been stolen in village 1, Smach Mianjey commune, Royal town by unknown persons.
According to senior officials from the National Committee for Disaster Management (NCDM), the Cambodian government is preparing for the distribution of food, energy and equipment to help the victims of disasters, such as floods.
Officials from Vietnam’s southern Kien Giang province and the Cambodian province of Kampot on Tuesday signed a plan to boost bilateral cooperation in the near future, Vietnam News Agency reported.
An archaeological group on Monday morning excavated and found a ruined Buddha statue at Neak Pean in the complex of the famed Angkor Archaeological Park, which was made in sandstone in the late 12th century.
The spokesman of the foreign Ministry, Koy Kuong, said that the Cambodian Embassy in Indonesia rescued two groups of Cambodian migrant workers. They will be sent home at the end of this month and sometime next month.
Cambodia has appointed seven new ambassadors to foreign countries, according to an ambassador on Wednesday.
Cambodia has saved another 59 Cambodian people, who were trafficked to work as illegal fishermen in Indonesia, Koy Kuong, spokesman for the Cambodian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, said Wednesday.
The seven newly appointed Cambodian ambassadors promised to protect Cambodian workers abroad at Wednesday’s meeting with Heng Samrin , the president of the National Assembly.
A deputy police officer in Dangkor commune, Siem Reap province, named Jum Chanpreksa poisoned his family and himself on Monday after a domestic dispute. His extended suicide attempt was only successful for himself.
Victims of a housing collapse in Kilometr Pram Muoy commune in Russey Keo district have started a protest in front of the gates of a neighboring construction company, believed to be owned by Vattanac Property Ltd.
Authorities started Tuesday to investigate the flare up of violence at the protest at the Poipet border crossing with Thailand.
Cambodian and foreign conservationists are asking the government to drop a proposed border crossing with Vietnam and a road that would cut through Cambodia’s Mondulkiri Protected Forest.
In June, construction at Siem Reap Airport is due to be completed, allowing visitors to stream through a brand-new, greatly expanded arrivals terminal.
Rithy Panh, Cambodia’s best known filmmaker, has a new documentary out. The two words that best describe “La France est notre patrie” (France is Our Motherland) are “beautiful” and “toxic”.
Six months after bagging 16 medals at a regional IT competition for the disabled, Cambodia’s winning team finally received their due.
The US Embassy in Phnom Penh is offering free tuk-tuk rides to any location within a five kilometer radius in response to its Facebook site receiving 500,000 page “likes.”
A 17-year-old boy who was caught on video attacking a 14-year-old female classmate has been arrested. The trigger: a nasty video that went viral last week.
American pilot Brian Naswall, an innovator in private air travel in Cambodia, was caught having sex with a minor on Koh Pich Island, police say.
Nearly 100 activists, students and politicians gathered here to discuss ways to curb illegal logging in Prey Lang forest, often considered Cambodia’s largest relatively intact forest.