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Four Cambodians and an Australian national were killed Tuesday in an apparent electrical fire at a nightclub in Siem Reap City, yet again raising concerns about the disregard for fire safety standards in Cambodia.

November 19, 2014

More Cambodians are using Khmer script on their mobile phones, a likely result of in­creased demand to communicate in their native language on social networks, according to the au­thor of a study released Friday.

November 15, 2014

Pirate Bay founder Gottfrid Svartholm, who fled to Cambodia in 2009 to avoid a prison sentence in Sweden, was found guilty by a Danish court last week of hacking computer mainframes operated by U.S. technology giant CSC, news website Daily Tech reported Friday.

November 4, 2014

Almost every aspect of starting or operating a business in Cambodia is becoming more difficult, according to a World Bank report released Wednesday.

October 30, 2014

Despite facing multimillion-dollar embezzlement charges in Moscow, wanted Russian oligarch Sergei Polonsky was set to host a free, online seminar on the “secrets of business” Tuesday, according to the fugitive’s website.

October 29, 2014

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the government Monday signed loan and grant agreements worth a total of $98.5 million that allow the ADB to oversee disbursement of the money for three nationwide projects, the bank said in a press release.

October 28, 2014

The Somaly Mam Foundation, the anti-sex-trafficking organization whose founder’s back-story as a sex slave has been the center of controversy after it was exposed as a fabrication, announced Saturday it had shuttered its entire operation.

October 18, 2014

A visiting U.S. state senator on Thursday praised Prime Minister Hun Sen for his efforts to stamp out corruption but said the government should rely less on China, improve infrastructure and reduce electricity costs to attract further U.S. investment.

October 17, 2014

The American Chamber of Commerce on Friday will host an “informative luncheon” to help U.S. businesses in Cambodia respond to the deadly Ebola virus if it reaches the country.

October 15, 2014

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 released Friday by the International Monetary Fund.

October 14, 2014
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