The Sihanoukville Gazette

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Eating Fresh Sea Urchin in Sihanoukville

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bananaroti.com - A couple of weeks ago, we did some island hopping in Sihanoukville and in our last stop, our tour guide offered if we wanted to try out eating sea urchins. A few of us agreed to try at least one ea...

#cambodia : Wanna go to the WONDERFUL Sihanoukville BEACH … Of the WASTE and POLLUTED WATER ? DON’T GO THERE !

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cambodgeinfo.com - Cambodge Info > Radio > Radio RFA > #cambodia : Wanna go to the WONDERFUL Sihanoukville BEACH … Of the WASTE and POLLUTED WATER ? DON’T GO THERE ! Posted: 30. 10. 2014 | Author: Son SUN | Category:...

Factory’s workers ordered back, National, Phnom Penh Post

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phnompenhpost.com - Thousands of employees at Grand Twins International, Cambodia’s only publicly listed garment factory, will be back at the assembly line today after nearly two weeks on strike, accepting a court ord...

Revellers struck by tragedy, National, Phnom Penh Post

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phnompenhpost.com - A university student was killed and at least seven people were injured when a canister full of fireworks exploded in Chroy Changvar district last night, scattering pieces of metal and sidewalk into...

IRIN Global | Australia pushes on with asylum seeker deterrence | Cambodia | Children | Governance | Health & Nutrition | Human Rights | Migration

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Virak Ou

irinnews.org - As Australia moves ahead with a plan to resettle some 1,000 refugees in Cambodia, its government is trying to change a range of laws so as to give it a freer hand to dismiss future asylum claims. E...

Prayuth to make first visit, National, Phnom Penh Post

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phnompenhpost.com - When then-Thai army chief General Prayuth Chan-ocha launched a bloodless coup d’etat against a caretaker government on May 22, the Cambodian government at first reacted cautiously. On the night of ...

Economy to Grow 7.2% This Year, IMF Says

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cambodiadaily.com - Cambodia’s economy is expected to grow by 7.2 percent this year, but a policy of debt and deficit reduction must remain a priority in order for the projection to be met, according to a report relea...

Cambodia rice yields lowest, Business, Phnom Penh Post

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phnompenhpost.com - Cambodia's rice industry remains hindered by the size of cultivation land and an absence of domestic milling facilities as well as irrigation, according to an Asia Development Bank (ADB) report lau...

PM to push temple as tourist draw

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Kevin Doyle

bangkokpost.com - Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha is expected to discuss with his Cambodian counterpart Hun Sen the possibility of developing the Preah Vihear Temple as a joint tourist destination.  Talking to repo...

Royal Ballet of Cambodia visits Utah County for one historic show : The Ticket

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heraldextra.com - Fan-like fingers cut through the air like a breeze through time as the historic Royal Ballet of Cambodia performs at a single show at Brigham Young University on Saturday, presented by the BYU Brav...

CamKo Struggles to Move Beyond Bank’s Collapse

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cambodiadaily.com - From the start, the project seemed impossibly ambitious: A $2-billion South Korean satellite city—complete with condominiums, office space, luxury villas, a shopping mall, health clinics, banks and...

Seven Jobs, Bandos Komar Association

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cambodiadaily.com - Bandos Komar Association is a Cambodian NGO localized from French NGO Partage. Bandos Komar’s programs are supporting to children’s education in primary school and preschool in rural areas and prom...

Cambodia arrests U.S. deserter sought over child porn

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japantimes.co.jp - PHNOM PENH – Police in Cambodia said Wednesday they have arrested a man identified by media there as a U.S. Army deserter wanted in Florida for offenses involving child pornography. Col. Oum Phy, d...

Sihamoni Marks Reign With Praise for Stability

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cambodiadaily.com - About 10,000 people turned out in front of the Royal Palace in Phnom Penh on Wednesday morning for a ceremony to mark 10 years since King Norodom Sihamoni ascended to the throne in place of his fat...

USS Mustin Arrives in Cambodia to Begin CARAT '14 > U.S. Pacific Command > News Article View

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pacom.mil - By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Declan Barnes SIHANOUKVILLE, Cambodia, October 29, 2014 — The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Mustin (DDG 89) arrived in Cambodia to begi...

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...

CDC Global Health - Immunization - Success in Cambodia: The Disappearance of Measles!

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cdc.gov - When something disappears, people tend to panic, except when what has gone missing is a dreaded disease like measles. Cambodia hasn’t reported a single confirmed case of measles since November of 2...

Halloween in Siem Reap

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Terence Carter

grantourismotravels.com - As it’s Halloween tomorrow night we thought we’d share some images from Halloween in Siem Reap last year. Whether you like Halloween or not, participating in festivals and events or celebrating hol...

USS Mustin Arrives in Cambodia to Begin CARAT '14

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Ryan Huynh

navy.mil - SIHANOUKVILLE, Cambodia (NNS) -- The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Mustin (DDG 89) arrived in Cambodia to begin the fifth annual Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT)...

‘Promising’ Climate After Political Deal, Investors Say

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voacambodia.com - US business representatives and observers say Cambodia’s recent political settlement has boosted confidence in the country’s reform agenda and increasingly favorable investment climate. Daniel Hend...

In Cambodia — Lotus Outreach International

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lotusoutreach.org - Given a bicycle, these tough decisions disappear. Lotus Pedals has already changed the lives of hundreds of girls by supplying safe, reliable transportation. By staying in school, their achievement...

Prayuth to Avoid Controversy on Cambodia Trip

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khaosodenglish.com - Khaosod English 30 October 2014, Last update at 15:02:00 GMT

Cambodia facing teacher shortage - Thai PBS English News

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englishnews.thaipbs.or.th - The shortage is particularly acute at the primary school level, where the average student-to-teacher ratio ranks worse than any country outside of Africa. This year, just 4,739 new recruits are sla...

Activities and sightseeing on Koh Rong

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movetocambodia.com - Koh Rong is the sort of place you can spend a week doing nothing. If that’s not your cup of tea, here are the best activities on the island. Gil has been living on Koh Rong for five years and is an...

Thai Leader on Two-Day Diplomatic Visit to Cambodia

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khmer.voanews.com - The head of Thailand’s military-controlled government begins a two-day visit to Cambodia today, in a bid to improve diplomatic ties with Cambodia in talks with Prime Minister Hun Sen and other offi...

Where to backpack in South East Asia: Best Cities and places to visit

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blog.hostelbookers.com - The Thailand-Cambodia-Vietnam-Laos tour of South East Asia is a tried and tested route for backpackers the world over. Typically, this involves hitting the capital cities (Bangkok, Phnom Penh, Vien...

Disabled Cambodian dance group to perform at Eden venue (From The Westmorland Gazette)

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thewestmorlandgazette.co.uk - A VILLAGE hall in the heart of Eden will be the only Cumbrian venue hosting a performance by an international group of dancers with disabilities. The Epic Encounters modern dance troupe, from Cambo...

Our Guide to the Arts and Architecture in Battambang

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grantourismotravels.com - There’s much to experience in the way of arts and architecture in Battambang in Cambodia. In recent years the charming colonial city has blossomed into an arts hub as graduates from its excellent a...

Mobile Travel Tools and a New Cambodia Travel App

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Lara & Terence

grantourismotravels.com - Most visitors to Cambodia appear to prefer the trusty old printed guidebook as their main source of information, yet a new Cambodia travel app and mobile travel tools including Twitter and Google m...

Australia pushes on with asylum seeker deterrence - Australia

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reliefweb.int - PHNOM PENH, 29 October 2014 (IRIN) - As Australia moves ahead with a plan to resettle some 1,000 refugees in Cambodia, its government is trying to change a range of laws so as to give it a freer ha...

Education Department Awards $4.3 Million in Grants for Fulbright-Hays International Education Programs

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Southeast Asia News

ed.gov - The U.S. Department of Education announced the award of 53 grants under two Fulbright-Hays international education programs to a total of 49 institutions and organizations in 24 states and the Dist...

Prayuth’s Visit to Phnom Penh Reveals Cambodia’s Pragmatism

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prachatai.org - Prime Minister General Prayuth Chan-ocha will pay an official visit to Cambodia today for a two-day trip to strengthen bilateral ties. He is scheduled to meet with his counterpart, Prime Minister H...

Why You Should Avoid Orphanage Visits in Cambodia

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Terence Carter

grantourismotravels.com - As we waited at Siem Reap airport for our flight to Bangkok a few days ago, I overheard American tourists on their phones telling friends back home about their Asian adventures. A highlight of thei...

Pathetic Conduct: Copied Feasibility Study Loses Korea Exchange Millions in Laos Investment

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Jared Cahners

businesskorea.co.kr - The Korea Exchange’s feasibility study report for its investment in the Laos Stock Exchange was completely copied from a Cambodian report. This misinformation has cost the Korea Exchange huge losse...

Blog of William E. Todd, U.S. Ambassador to the Kingdom of Cambodia | Blog of William E. Todd, U.S. Ambassador to the Kingdom of Cambodia

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Becky Buursma

blogs.usembassy.gov - With mobile phone penetration in Cambodia reaching over 90% of the population, there is tremendous opportunity for Cambodians to learn more about the positions and platforms of the political partie...

Embassies and consulates - Travel.gc.ca

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travel.gc.ca - Hide MapOffices Providing Consular Services to Canadians Abroad Report inaccurate or missing information: webmaster.consular@international.gc.ca. Apart from the Offices Providing Consular Services ...

Kidney trafficking between Cambodia and Thailand sparks fears of new organ market

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straitstimes.com - PHNOM PENH (AFP) - The seven-inch scar runs diagonally across the left flank of his skinny torso, a glaring reminder of an operation he hoped would save his family from debt but instead plunged him...

The Best Phnom Penh Markets

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Lara & Terence

grantourismotravels.com - Like all South East Asian cities, the Cambodian capital has a few standout markets that are worth a wander to soak up the atmosphere, snack at the food stalls, and, naturally, shop for souvenirs. H...

Nuon Chea, Khieu Samphan Reject Proposal for New Lawyers

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K van der Voort

cambodiadaily.com - The defense teams for Khmer Rouge tribunal defendants Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan on Tuesday rejected a proposal from the prosecution that the court appoint new counsel for their clients to get aro...

Three MoUs signed between Thailand and Cambodia - Thai PBS English News

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englishnews.thaipbs.or.th - The signing of the MOUs were witnessed by Prime Minister Prayut Chan-ocha and his Cambodian counterpart, Mr Hun Sen. Prime Minister Prayut was visiting Cambodia as part of his Asean tour since he t...

PHOTO: Food stalls at market in Battambang, Cambodia

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holeinthedonut.com -  Category: Daily Photo      Tags: Battambang, Cambodia, cultural travel, culture, Markets, photography, Tonle Sap Lake, Travel Charity Tours Cambodia is a unique tour operator established to fight ...

‘Unity’ key in King’s message, National, Phnom Penh Post

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phnompenhpost.com - Tens of thousands of well-wishers took to the streets near the Royal Palace yesterday to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the coronation of King Norodom Sihamoni. An estimated 20,000 people watche...

Interview: Sebastian Strangio

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thediplomat.com - Hun Sen’s Cambodia is a timely and well-written read that successfully captures the last 15 difficult years of peace and adds the much-needed context of the previous three decades, when Cold War po...

Cambodia: American Fugitive Is Arrested – New York Times

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thebodia.com - New York Times The police said Wednesday that they had arrested a man identified by the news media as a United States Army deserter wanted in Florida on child pornography charges. Col. Oum Phy, dep...

Two little cambodian girls

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bkpk.me - We met these two little girls while on a cycling tour from Battambang. They live in a little village and since this was during the holidays, help their mother with her daily chores. Their mother ma...

Cambodia Today: A Great Volunteer Destination

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goabroad.com - When one thinks of volunteering abroad in Asia, some well-known countries immediately come to mind. China, India, and the Philippines are just some of the Asian destinations that attract volunteers...

Thailand, Cambodia to boost tourism | Bangkok Post: news – Bangkok Post

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thebodia.com - Bangkok Post But Cambodian Foreign Ministry spokesman Koy Kuong on Thursday rejected the idea. “In my own opinion, currently, a lot of tourists visit the temple from Cambodia because of good roads ...

The Plight of Cambodia’s Khmer Krom Community

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thediplomat.com - Marching in the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh to mark the 23rd anniversary of the Paris Peace Agreement – the country’s national day – between 800 and 1,000 protestors delivered a petition to sev...

Fireworks Kill 1 at Celebration for Cambodian King – Voice of America

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thebodia.com - Voice of America PHNOM PENH—. A fireworks accident in Cambodia has killed one person and injured at least seven others at a celebration marking the 10th anniversary of King Norodom Sihamoni’s coron...

Myanmar President Calls Meeting of Top Army, Political Officials

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voanews.com - Myanmar President Thein Sein has called for a landmark meeting with representatives of the country's military, top political parties and ethnic minority groups. The summit to be held Friday in the ...