The Sihanoukville Gazette

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Is it time to stop criticising Cambodia?

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sihanoukville-cambodiajournal.com - Criticising Cambodia seems to be the national pastime amongst expats in this country. They get plenty of fuel for their criticisms from the Western media, which can’t seem to find anything good to ...

Maid agreement looms, National, Phnom Penh Post

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phnompenhpost.com - Under an agreement with Malaysia, Cambodian migrant workers will be allowed to hold on to their passports and copies of their contracts but will be banned from any “political activities”, according...

‘Cyber War Team’ to Monitor Web

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cambodiadaily.com - The Council of Ministers’ Press and Quick Reaction Unit has created a “Cyber War Team” to monitor and collect information from Facebook and other websites in order to “protect the government’s stan...

Mother, toddler victims of acid , National, Phnom Penh Post

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phnompenhpost.com - A mother and her 2-year-old daughter were seriously injured in an acid attack yesterday morning in Takeo province’s Kiri Vong district, the third such attack this year and first since July. Police ...

Parliament questions Angkor revenue, National, Phnom Penh Post

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phnompenhpost.com - In a three-hour meeting yesterday, lawmakers grilled Minister of Tourism Thong Kong about the lack of transparency surrounding ticket sales to the Angkor Archaeological Park and the amount shared w...

Construction Workers’ Lives Hang in the Balance

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cambodiadaily.com - Every morning, An Vy slips on a pair of flip-flops and heads to work, climbing 15 flights of stairs littered with debris to the roof of a high-rise condo under construction in Phnom Penh. There, th...

© John Vink / Magnum Photos » ‘Hun Sen’s Cambodia’ Launched

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johnvink.com - Journalists shouldn’t be in the spotlight. It’s not their function. But there are exceptions. Like when one of them fills a big void and writes a well written and well documented book giving a comp...

Rainsy, Sokha Draw Large Crowds in Siem Reap

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cambodiadaily.com - SIEM REAP CITY/KOMPONG THOM CITY – Opposition leaders Sam Rainsy and Kem Sokha led a parade of more than 20,000 supporters on Wednesday through the streets of Siem Reap City in what was the second-...

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ohchr.org - GENEVA (18 November 2014) – The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the human rights situation in Cambodia, Surya P. Subedi, today urged the Cambodian Government to respect the law and the princip...

Australia: Reconsider Nauru Refugee Transfers to Cambodia

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hrw.org - (Sydney) –The Australian government should press Cambodian authorities to implement key reforms to improve treatment of refugees in Cambodia before transferring any refugees from Nauru, Human Right...

Cambodia Fragrant Rice Receives 'Best Rice' Award for Third Consecutive Year

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oryza.com - Fragrant rice from Cambodia and Thailand has received the 'Best Rice' award for 2014 at the 6th World Rice Conference, according to local sources. The conference is hosted by Cambodia and is organi...

Review: Hotel Cambodiana, Phnom Penh architectural landmark

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movetocambodia.com - The Hotel Cambodiana in Phnom Penh is a stunning example of the New Khmer architectural style–you’ll either love it or you’ll hate it, but it’s sure to make an impression, much like carved wooden s...

Malaysian firm looks to invest in Cambodia

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fareasternagriculture.com - FGV is eyeing sugar, palm oil and rubber plantation businesses in Cambodia and might venture into an integrated livestock project in the future, a company source said. The source added that FGV has...

Rollin' like royals: Peninsula Bangkok | Southeast Asia Globe

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sea-globe.com - Let me tell you about the very rich – they are different from you and me,” said Rolls-Royce in a slogan from 1960.  Indeed, the Rolls-Royce has been a symbol of status and stupendous wealth for dec...

Vireak Neary Entry Daek (Khmer dubbed Chinese movie)

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khmerdara.com - Vireak Neary Entry Daek (Khmer dubbed Chinese movie) Embed Code Related Videos Police Chherng Klang Pas Choa Kalip (Chinese, Khmer dubbed) Chinese Khmer Dubbed Movie 2014 - Kru Khmoch Cheong klang ...

Woeful test results mark turning point for education in Cambodia ucanews.com

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ucanews.com - For Cambodia, there is no disguising how dreadful the results of this year’s high school graduation exams were: three in four students of the some 90,000 who sat their finals in August failed, and ...

Meas Soksophea/Sokun Nisa Collection [Nonstop Khmer songs]

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khmermusicvideos.com - Meas Soksophea/Sokun Nisa Collection [Nonstop Khmer songs] Embed Code Enjoy nonstop Meas Soksophea featuring Sokun Nisa collection of 2014 songs. Related Videos

Video Series to Give Cambodia Image Makeover

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cambodiadaily.com - A series of promotional videos about Cambodia’s investment landscape is scheduled to air globally on Bloomberg TV next year in a bid to lure in foreign businesses by painting the country as a moder...

Reatrey chourb pheak – Kong Dina & Chan Rathana

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khmeroldies.net - Reatrey chourb pheak – Kong Dina & Chan Rathana Leave a Reply Browse By Singer Chin Vathana  (3) Choeun Odom  (5) Chom Chorpum  (1) Choun Sovanchai  (3) Ek Siday  (18) Him Sivorn  (16) Hour Lavy  (...

Cambodian Parliament Panel Chief Questions Management of Angkor Wat Revenue

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rfa.org - A parliamentary commission leader wants Cambodia’s tourism ministry to manage revenue generated by the country’s iconic Angkor Wat temple complex, amid concerns that the government is losing money ...

Union Leader Calls for Vietnam Border Treaty to Be Rescinded

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cambodiadaily.com - Following a trip to the Vietnamese border in Svay Rieng province with about 100 students Sunday, prominent union leader Rong Chhun on Wednesday held a press conference calling on the National Assem...

Vietnamese farmer makes armoured vehicle for Cambodia - News VietNamNet

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english.vietnamnet.vn - VietNamNet Bridge – A Vietnamese farmer from the Mekong River Delta has been honored by the King of Cambodia for his achievement of building an armored vehicle for the Cambodian army. Tran Quoc Hai...

Three keys to unlocking growth in Cambodia

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establishmentpost.com - After the global recession in 2009, Cambodia’s economy recovered steadily with its gross domestic product growing at an average rate of seven per cent per year in 2010–13. It is expected to maintai...

The Floating Villages of Siem Reap: Poverty in Cambodia

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travelfreak.net - There’s a part of Siem Reap that most people never see. Many of those who visit Cambodia have only one thing on their agenda: the temples of Angkor Wat. It’s a UNESCO Heritage Site that draws more ...

World Conference on Tourism and Culture - Overview

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tourismandculture.cvent.com - The UNWTO/UNESCO World Conference on Tourism and Culture will bring together, for the first time, Ministers of Tourism and Ministers of Culture with the objective to identify key opportunities and ...

Cambodia unlikely to cope with resettlement of refugees, report finds | Australia news

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theguardian.com - In five years of processing a tiny numbers of refugees, Cambodia has failed to legally resettle a single refugee, raising concerns about the country’s capacity to cope with a new influx resettled f...

Video: A Child’s Hope | Cambodia

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licadho-cambodia.org - November 20, 2014 Today marks the 25th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC). On October 15, 1992, the Cambodian government ratified the CRC, thus pledging to protect and p...

Take Action!

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action.ciel.org - Friday, November 21, CIEL will be screening the short film I am Chut Wutty with its Director, Fran Lambrick at 3:30pm. I am Chut Wutty follows the fierce battle to protect forests against illegal l...

Cambodian union scores victory at SL Garment

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industriall-union.org - In the settlement, signed between C.CAWDU union leaders and SL Garment on 17 November, the company agrees to drop all charges against union leaders and activists. SL Garment will also pay US$ 300,0...

USAID To Provide Skills Training Ahead of Asean Integration

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Sophat Soeung

voacambodia.com - USAID has announced a regional project to train hundreds of instructors and students to be more competitive for Asean integration at the end of next year. Many young Cambodians say they fear the im...

Saigoneer | Exploring Saigon and Beyond - [Video] Couple Takes Road Trip From Vietnam To Cambodia, Gives Bike Away To Street Vendor

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saigoneer.com - After 51 old trees in front of the Saigon Opera House were felled back in July, 84 mahogany trees on Tôn Đức Thắng Street are encountering a similar fate. Refusing to stay silent about what they pe...

Kingdom abstains on NK vote, National, Phnom Penh Post

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phnompenhpost.com - The Cambodian delegation to the UN has abstained from voting on a historic resolution encouraging international action on the abysmal state of human rights in the Democratic People’s Republic of Ko...

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m24instudiophotography.com - Spent 2 days in the capital. Upon arrival, we all went out on a Cyclo Tour of the city, each having their own Cyclo driver. Our drivers were sourced through the Cyclo Centre, an NGO that was set up...

European diplomats concerned by arrests, National, Phnom Penh Post

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phnompenhpost.com - European diplomats called on Interior Minister Sar Kheng yesterday to express their concerns about the recent spate of activists' arrests, with the minister reportedly saying that he believed a one...

Unions, Bosses Ink Deal to End SL Garment Factory Dispute

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cambodiadaily.com - A year after violent clashes broke out between workers from the SL Garment Factory and gun-wielding security forces, leading to the shooting death of a bystander, representatives for workers and ma...

The time is now: Cambodia

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focus-asean.com - Cambodia is rapidly becoming a paradise for doing business – get a taste of what the Kingdom has to offer savvy investors Recommend to friends:

Starting a Business in Cambodia Is Getting Harder, Report Says

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cambodiadaily.com - Almost every aspect of starting or operating a business in Cambodia is becoming more difficult, according to a World Bank report released Wednesday. Compared to last year, Cambodia dropped in nine ...

Fragrant rice of Cambodia, Thailand awarded world's best rice for 2014 - Xinhua

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news.xinhuanet.com - Jeremy Zwinger (L), president and chief executive officer of the Rice Trader, presents the world's best rice award 2014 to Sok Puthyvuth, president of the Cambodia Rice Federation in Phnom Penh, Ca...

Election Group Suggests Revamped, Modern Voter Registry

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voacambodia.com - A new voter registration system that could eliminate irregularities would cost about $17 million, an election monitor said Thursday. Cambodia’s current voter registration process makes it hard for ...

Solidarity at top of list in int’l union meeting, National, Phnom Penh Post

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phnompenhpost.com - Cambodian labour union leaders this week are taking cues from international advocates and unions from other countries in ways they can strengthen the labour movement in the Kingdom and around the w...

Visiting Aussie senator decries "mad" refugee deal - Thai PBS English News

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englishnews.thaipbs.or.th - Senator Sarah Hanson-Young from the Australian Greens Party said she is on a “fact-finding mission” to investigate what life could be like for refugees processed in detention centres on the island ...

15 Night Trip to Cambodia just £478 each !! Various Dates April - July 2015 Includes Return Flights, Accommodation with Free Airport Transfers @ Holiday Pirates just £995.71 per Couple - Hot UK Deals

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hotukdeals.com - 2015 Holidays: Night Trip to Cambodia including Return Flights and Accommodation with Free Airport Transfers just £477.86 each !! This fab trip is available on dates running right from April until ...

Man loses left leg after UXO blast in province, National, Phnom Penh Post

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phnompenhpost.com - A man was seriously injured in Battambang province yesterday when he stepped on an anti-personnel mine, causing it to explode, officials told the Post. Ly Buoy, Samlot district police chief, said t...

Cambodian Parliament Panel Chief Questions Management of Angkor Wat … – Radio Free Asia

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thebodia.com - Radio Free Asia A parliamentary commission leader wants Cambodia’s tourism ministry to manage revenue generated by the country’s iconic Angkor Wat temple complex, amid concerns that the government ...

We Talked Refugees with Greens Senator Sarah Hanson-Young in Cambodia | VICE

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vice.com - ​Back in September, Scott Morrison, the Australian Minister for Immigration, announced a ​​refugee relocation deal with Cambodia. For $40 million in aide money over four years, Cambodia agreed to p...

Webbed Feet, Web Log » Blog Archive » Vice’s Brothel Raid

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jinja.apsara.org - After Nick Kristof’s infamous ‘live tweet’ brothel raid and Mira Sorvino / CNN Freedom’s follow up, it appears now that Vice Magazine wants to get in on the dramatic action. Let’s take a look at ho...

French Agency to Offer Loans for Solar Panels

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cambodiadaily.com - The French Development Agency (AFD) confirmed Wednesday that it will sign $6 million worth of loan agreements with three microfinance institutions (MFIs) to help rural households purchase solar pan...

In search of justice in post-genocide Cambodia

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hmd.org.uk - Andrew Johnston is a post-viva PhD candidate at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London (SOAS), his thesis is entitled, The Politics of Killing: A comparative study of Poli...

Inside Siem Reap — Book a Vayable Experience with Lara

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grantourismotravels.com - If you’re the sort of traveller who appreciates local knowledge, would love an insider to help plan their trip, and likes to meet locals when you travel, then you might like my Inside Siem Reap exp...

Cambodia: A reality of poverty for LGBTI people.

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micro-rainbow.com - This post is also available in: Spanish, Portuguese (Portugal) 1)    In your experience, what are the main issues that LGBTI people living in poverty face in Cambodia? In my activism in Cambodia, I...