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Defence chief vows to 'control' democracy

phnompenhpost.com - Echoing remarks by Prime Minister Hun Sen last week, Minister of Defence Tea Banh called on the military yesterday to be ready to suppress any attempt at a “colour revolution”, telling soldiers tha...

Jolie Pitt prepares for film adaptation of KR-era memoir

phnompenhpost.com - Hollywood actress and filmmaker Angelina Jolie Pitt – who is in Cambodia researching a film adaptation of Loung Ung’s Khmer Rouge memoir First They Killed My Father – yesterday visited Phnom Penh’s...

Angelina Jolie Begins Work on New KR Film

cambodiadaily.com - Angelina Jolie Pitt was in Phnom Penh on Tuesday to begin work on a Khmer-language film based on bestselling Khmer Rouge survival memoir “First They Killed My Father,” which will be co-produced by ...

Angelina Jolie Opens Up About Son Maddox: He Is My Son But He Is Also a Son of Cambodia

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toofab.com - PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) Cambodia helped Angelina Jolie become a film superstar and start a family. To tell the stories of people in the country that touched her, she is directing a Netflix film o...

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

blogs.usembassy.gov - I am a firm believer that society benefits when every member is able to lead full and meaningful lives.  However, many individuals with disabilities around the world are unable to thrive because of...

The Cambodian Curry Paste Called Kroeung

grantourismotravels.com - Along with prahok (fermented fish paste), the Cambodian curry paste called kroeung is one of the distinctive signature ingredients in the Khmer kitchen. Flavouring everything from soups to stir-fri...

#Cambodia - Guide And Tips #travel #tourism #vacation #brand

global-travel-guide.com - Cambodia: The Kingdom of Cambodia is a constitutional monarchy situated in Southeast Asia and counting a population of more than 13 million people. Most Cambodians are Theravada Buddhists of Khmer ...

Gov’t revises trade union law

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phnompenhpost.com - Several of the more contentious points from Cambodia’s draft trade union law have been dropped, a pro-government union leader said yesterday, although at least one major union remains unsatisfied w...

This Country Just Allowed Cops to Keep 70% of Traffic Fines

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time.com - Drivers in Cambodia have a lot to contend with: Cavernous potholes, weaving motorcycles kicking up clouds of choking dust and noodle hawkers trundling down the “fast” lane. Now motorists may find t...

Meet the giant hero rats sniffing out Cambodia's landmines

usatoday.com - PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — A rat called Pit scampers between two handlers, running up and down the length of a measuring tape they hold between them. Suddenly he stops, stands on his hind legs and snif...

Conversion Timber, Forest Monitoring, and Land-Use Governance in Cambodia

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forest-trends.org - In many countries, the accelerated clearing of forests for agricultural purposes has resulted in the rapid growth of so-called “conversion timber” in recent years. Cambodia is no execption. The mai...

Innovative Program Brings HIV Testing to Cambodian Communities

thediplomat.com - It’s 9 p.m. and the night is just getting going in one popular entertainment place in Phnom Penh. The establishment provides a mix of services in its multi-story building: diners enjoy a restaurant...

Vegan Guide To Siem Reap - Vegan Food Quest

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veganfoodquest.com - Siem Reap should definitely be on your vegan travel hit list; famous for the awesome and fabulously magnificent temple ruins of Angkor Wat (and surrounding ruins of the ancient Kingdom of Angkor), ...

Savour Siem Reap - Book a Vayable Experience with Lara

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grantourismotravels.com - If you don’t want to waste a meal when you visit Siem Reap, you want to taste authentic Cambodian food and not the Thai-Cambodian fusion most tourist restaurants offer, and you’re keen to sample st...

Lifespan of ELCs slashed by gov’t

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phnompenhpost.com - The government has declared leases on plantations will be limited to 50 years, slashing the length of some existing concessions in half, though neither ministry responsible for overseeing the move ...

On Facebook, a Potential Venue for Women’s Rights

voacambodia.com - When police arrested real estate tycoon Sok Bun earlier this month, it seemed to be in response to an outcry on social media, which showed closed-circuit footage of him beating a famous TV actress ...

Speech Therapists Struggle To Meet the Needs of Many

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voacambodia.com - Speech therapy is slowly gaining ground in Cambodia. That’s good news for children like Lin, 14, who lives in Siem Reap province and in the past has hardly said a word to anyone, including his fami...

Why You Should Avoid Orphanage Visits in Cambodia

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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...

A Recipe for Saraman Curry or Cari Saramann

grantourismotravels.com - The Cambodian Saraman Curry or Cari Saramann is the richest of the Khmer curries and the most complex. A cousin of both the Thai Massaman Curry and Beef Rendang of Malaysia, its time-consuming natu...

Cambodia urged to act on plans to reintroduce tigers - World Bulletin

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worldbulletin.net - The Cambodian arm of the World Wildlife Fund has called on the government to move forward with plans to reintroduce wild tigers in the country’s eastern forests, but reiterated concerns over possib...

[Video] Cambodia : Angelina Jolie visits Genocide Museum in Phnom Penh

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Our Guide to the Arts and Architecture in Battambang

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

The Best Tour Company to Use in Southeast Asia: Trails of Indochina| Travelingpanties.com| English Speaking Guides Thailand Asia Vietnam Cambodia Laos

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The Justice Café & Library Opens its Doors in Phnom Penh

destinationjustice.org - On Friday, 3 July 2015, in a quiet corner of Phnom Penh, Destination Justice officially opened the doors to its new Justice Café & Library.  The café brings to life a simple concept: to support, co...

People Magazine | Jolie: Maddox needs to understand who he is

peoplemagazine.co.za - Angelina Jolie thinks it’s an important time for her son Maddox to learn about his heritage. The Unbroken director has six children with husband Brad Pitt, with eldest child Maddox set to turn 14 n...

Return to Asia: Vietnam, Cambodia and Malaysia

flirtingwiththeglobe.com - Every year we set out to plan an epic girls trip.  This year we thought we were going to go to England for a friends Bachelorette party in September and wanted to spin-off something in Europe from ...

How Americans Die Abroad

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bloomberg.com - Last year, 68 million Americans traveled internationally. The overwhelming majority returned safely to U.S. shores. An unlucky few didn't. The government doesn't keep comprehensive records of civil...

Alarm over 'timber grab' from Cambodia's protected forests - BBC News

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bbc.co.uk - Ancient, highly valuable forests are being lost at an "unprecedented" rate from protected lands in Cambodia, according to a new report. The analysis, from campaign group Forest Trends, says that la...

Did I Do Langkawi All Wrong?! - Flirting with the Globe

flirtingwiththeglobe.com - On my most recent trip to Asia, I was thrilled to spend the last couple days of our whirlwind adventure relaxing on a beautiful island in Malaysia.  However, despite the island coming highly recomm...

Cambodia: With the closing down of democratic space, could international justice offer a solution? | Global Witness

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globalwitness.org - A major blow was dealt to Cambodian democracy last week. A repressive new piece of legislation – the Law on Associations and NGOs known as LANGO - which threatens to silence all government critics ...

Dawn unveiling for Cambodian temple design - Bahá'í World News Service

news.bahai.org - BATTAMBANG, Cambodia — As the sun rose over Battambang yesterday, the melodies of prayer filled the morning air, in a spirit of reverence, exultation, and thanksgiving. These dawn prayers began the...

NGO using peer educator program to combat diabetes in Cambodia

thespeaker.co - MoPoTyse, an NGO based in Phnom Penh, is using a peer education model that is cheaper and more effective than utilizing conventional doctors and clinics. This method is proving to reach many more d...

How to Get Boom Boom in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

gettingstamped.com - I step outside of a small convenience store in the area of town full of hotels and girly bars. All I bought was a bottled water, as the water from the tap in Phnom Penh is about as clean as most of...

China’s Woes A Mixed Bag For Cambodia

khmertimeskh.com - PHNOM PENH (Khmer Times) – China’s tumbling stock market may impact tourism to Cambodia, but it is not likely to reduce Chinese investment in the Kingdom, analysts and executives say.  The stock ma...

Hip Hup Guan and Cool Kandal Village, Siem Reap

grantourismotravels.com - Hip Hup Guan and cool Kandal Village are where Siem Reap’s savvy expats are sipping coffee, shopping and eating. Not much to look at, yet home to some of Siem Reap’s most fashionable spots, these g...

Cambodia’s Armed Forces ‘Belong’ to The Ruling Party: Four-Star General

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rfa.org - Cambodia’s armed forces belong to the country’s ruling party and must prevent a “color revolution” from overtaking the Southeast Asian nation, a four-star general said Wednesday, drawing criticism ...

CAMBOFEST: Cambodia Movie & Media Festival

filmfreeway.com - ** Officially Approved by the Cambodian Government's Department of Cinema and Cultural Diffusion in Phnom Penh, Cambodia ** Established in 2007/2550, CAMBOFEST is the first internationally recogniz...

Angelina Jolie Pitt Arrives in Myanmar for Four-Day Humanitarian Service Trip Following Cambodia Visit

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people.com - Angelina Jolie Pitt Arrives in Myanmar for Four-Day Humanitarian Service Trip Following Cambodia Visit @lekimble Angelina Jolie Pitt arrived in Myanmar on Wednesday, kicking off a four-day trip to ...

Monday Memories: Traditional Shadow Puppet Show in Phnom Penh

grantourismotravels.com - Unlike the jazz gig I shot that I reflected upon in last week’s Monday Memories post, I was totally unprepared to photograph the traditional shadow puppet show in Phnom Penh that we checked out whe...

Chinese loan for rice sector on hold

phnompenhpost.com - A project to build 10 warehouses to store rice paddy using Chinese funding has hit a roadblock, as the Cambodian government has been unable to meet criteria set by the Chinese for the project, acco...

Cases of HRDs « Asian Human Rights Defenders (FORUM-ASIA)

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Is Cambodia safe for travellers?

timetravelturtle.com - This is the website of travel writer, Michael Turtle. After working in broadcast journalism for a decade in Australia, Michael left Sydney to travel the world indefinitely and write about his disco...

48 Hours in Phnom Penh - 42nd Class

42ndclass.com - When visiting Cambodia, everyone always thinks of Siem Reap. But the capital city of Phnom Penh has so much to offer as well. It doesn’t have the massive temples of Angkor. It features a different ...

Phnom Penh: Dirty, Dangerous and Depressing | The Trading Travelers

thetradingtravelers.com - We took 2 steps outside of the airport doors and we were immediately swarmed, “tuk tuk, sir? Madame, tuk tuk?” We slithered our way through the mob of drivers ready to take us to our final destinat...

Where to Stay in Battambang

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grantourismotravels.com - Battambang has become one of our favourite places in Cambodia. With each visit we’ve done over the last year, we’ve become more familiar with the colonial riverside city and its laidback villages, ...

Six Montagnards Seek Refugee Status in Cambodian Capital

rfa.org - Six ethnic Montagnard Christians who fled Vietnam and illegally entered Cambodia to seek refugee status have arrived safely in the capital Phnom Penh, an official from a local human rights group sa...

The Best Temples in Angkor: A 3-Day Itinerary - 42nd Class

42ndclass.com - No visit to Angkor is complete without visiting Angkor Wat. But, many visitors overlook how awesome the rest of the temples are in the Angkor Archeological Park. Book the 3-day pass and follow our ...

Water for Kids

samaritanspurse.ca - Polluted water and poor sanitation: not only are they major causes of the developing world’s massive health problems, but they are killing someone—usually a child—about every 20 seconds. You can he...

Cambodian Commerce Ministry to Invest $450,000 in Rice Sector to Boost Exports

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oryza.com - Cambodia's Commerce Ministry has agreed to invest about $450,000 as a one time seed capital in the country's rice sector to help boost exports, local sources quoted an official from the Cambodian R...

Poultry feeds, Egg Type, Broiler & Turkey World Market Research Report

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