Human Rights Watch says Australia and Cambodia have been very secretive about negotiations on a possible deal to resettle asylum seekers, labelling any potential arrangement as very concerning.
Cambodia’s agriculture sector is forecasted to recover from last year’s floods and is expected to grow by 4.7% in 2014, assuming better weather.
Dr Chheang Vannarith, a senior researcher at CICP and Visiting Lecturer at Leeds University described one segment of Cambodia’s society as the “ Internet Voters, face Book Generation and Social Media Voters and deciders.
the Mekong River Commission MRC) core members have urged the Laos Government to consult the MRC on the construction of a new hydropower project which is projected to begin…
Cambodia, Vietnam and Thailand will make requests to the Lao PDR Government to have a moratorium on the controversial Don Sahong development project.
Despite prevailing cases of Dengue fever, Cambodia has recorded an 87 percent decrease in the deadly disease.
Cambodia’s export of fishing products during the first three months of the year rose 6.6 % when compared to the same period of 2013—which saw more than $3.
“We did not sell the rights of the National Ship Registry; we choose a partner for cooperation to manage the ship registry which has the ability, specialty, necessary code of conduct, quality and sustainable financial capacity.”
Australia’s Prime Minister Tony Abbott says he would welcome a decision by Cambodia to accept asylum seekers from Australia.
PHNOM PENH, April 4th, 2014 (Khmer Times) – The phenomenon of mass fainting in Cambodia’s much maligned garment factoriews continued with another two bug hit yesterday.
PHNOM PENH, April 4th, 2014: (Khmer Times) – Prominent American Lawyer Bretton Sciaroni, has been reappointed as vice chairman for ASEAN of the Asia-Pacific Council of American Chambers of Commerce (APCAC).
Despite the ban on demonstrations, at the freedom Park opposition politician and parliamentarian elect, Mrs. Mu Sochua, tried again to defy the ban and force her way through the layers of security present there.
Groups of NGOs and environmental activists submitted a letter containing more than 400 thumbprints, urging Prime Minister Hun Sen to raise the controversial issues on Lao’s Don Sahong hydropower project.
Playing on the questions of moral legitimacy, un-elected opposition leader Sam Rainsy has again alleged that the current National Assembly sessions do not reflect the will of Cambodian people because…
Ruling party members continued to meet at the National Assembly on Wednesday, discussing a draft law on roadways despite a boycott by the opposition.
Cambodia’s private sector has a few large, modern businesses but is dominated by informal and very small enterprises and farms.
The Asian Development Bank, in releasing growth projections for this year and next said that growth in Cambodia is set to ease moderately in 2014 before picking up in 2015.
The ECCC (Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia has received a lifelines when the Government of Norway announced a new pledge of NOK 6 million (approximately US$ 1 million.
Cambodia exported some 84,330 tons of milled rice in the first three months of this year, down 11 percent from 95,230 tons over the same period last year, an official data showed Tuesday.
PHNOM PENH, April 2: (Khmer Times)- The current political impasse must be resolved in the Parliament and not on the streets.
A panel of political analysts debated the future of democracy in Cambodia at a public lecture hosted by the Cambodia Institute for Cooperation and Peace (CICP).
Support is waning for the continued boycott of parliamentary seats by elected opposition party members.
Mam Sonando,owner of the Beehive Radio FM105 and several hundreds of his supporters held a rally at the Freedom Park even though the police were out in force to prevent this.
PHNOM PENH, April 1: (Khmer Times) — Fishery products have increased dramatically with fishermen catching 718,000 tons in 2013, compared to 360,000 tons in 2012.
PHNOM PENH, April 1: More than ten thousand workers to celebrate extraordinary growth since launch of Cambodia’s leading international industrial park on April 5th .
Huawei, the world’s third largest smartphone maker has unveiled on Monday its two latest smartphone models for Cambodia’s fast growing mobile phone market.