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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

Construction has overtaken tourism and agriculture as the country’s second largest sector—with garments still reigning supreme—according to a report released Monday by the World Bank, which says Cambodia must offer more tourism packages, repair its roads, reduce electricity costs and increase business automation to boost economic growth.

October 7, 2014

Cambodians must learn English in order to succeed in a rapidly globalizing economy, Commerce Minister Sun Chanthol said Wednesday at a conference about the role of innovation in the digital economy.

October 2, 2014

Two Cambodian hackers who once sought to topple the government by infiltrating its websites to reveal sensitive information were on Tuesday handed a suspended sentence, released from prison and ordered to work for the Interior Ministry, according to their attorney and a ministry official.

October 1, 2014

Cambodians are paying as much as double the retail value of Apple’s newest iPhone in order to get ahold of the coveted device ahead of their official launch in the country.

September 30, 2014

The European Chamber of Commerce in Cambodia on Tuesday launched a $3.8 million, European Union-funded program to promote Cambodia as an investment destination.

September 17, 2014

The Phnom Penh Municipal Court Sunday questioned three men who were arrested last week in connection with the seizure of a stockpile of fake government documents and rubber stamps at a house in Daun Penh district.

September 15, 2014
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