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Landmines and other ordnance killed or injured 40 people during the first two months of the year, according to the latest figures from the government’s Cambodian Mine Action Authority.

April 16, 2014

The ruling CPP has released its official six-page policy platform for next month’s district, city and provincial council elections, reiterating customary pledges to promote social and political stability, economic growth and less corruption in the country.

April 15, 2014

Families evicted for a rail project funded by the Asian Development Bank threatened to demonstrate if the bank does not show them its plan to improve their living conditions within one week.

April 10, 2014

In 2011, Oeun Phirun took out a $450 loan from the Asian Development Bank, using half to buy a used motorbike and spending the rest on a small flock of ducks and chickens he hoped to raise.

April 9, 2014

The opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party wants to change the venue of its annual commemoration of the approximately 1.7 million Cambodians who died under the Khmer Rouge to the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum in central Phnom Penh.

April 8, 2014

Oum Daravuth, the chief of King Norodom Sihamoni’s Cabinet, released a statement Monday saying that opposition leader Sam Rainsy’s letter to the King last week was incorrect, but did not insult the King’s dignity.

April 8, 2014

The CPP government over the weekend released a slew of statements threatening court action against opposition leader Sam Rainsy for a letter he wrote last week, in which he appeared to rebuke King Norodom Sihamoni for convening and congratulating the single-party National Assembly.

April 7, 2014

Internet giant Google on Thursday launched an online interactive map of Cambodia’s Angkor Archaeological Park in Siem Reap, allowing users to explore the park’s more than 100 temples, including Angkor Wat, through 360-degree digital imagery.

April 4, 2014

The Ministry of Defense has sent four of its recently acquired, Chinese-built Z-9 utility helicopters and two Royal Cambodian Navy vessels to the Cambodia-Vietnam maritime border to assist in the search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, according to a press release issued Tuesday.

March 19, 2014

Cambodia blamed its suspension of the constitutional right to freedom of assembly on an unruly political opposition during bilateral talks with the European Union in Brussels last week, and claimed that the restrictions are temporary, Foreign Affairs Secretary of State Ouch Borith said on his return to Phnom Penh on Saturday.

March 17, 2014
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