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CNRP Vice President Kem Sokha, who was on Tuesday elected National Assembly vice president, told reporters that the opposition party supports recent calls to impose limits on the number of terms a person can serve as prime minister.

August 27, 2014

About 50 current employees of the Phnom Penh Sorya Transportation company staged a counterprotest Tuesday outside their office against an ongoing picket by 17 sacked bus drivers and dozens of union members.

August 27, 2014

At a seminar to promote corporate integrity among small and medium-sized enterprises in Phnom Penh on Tuesday, the consensus among local businesspeople was that there is no way companies in Cambodia can avoid corrupt practices and still remain competitive.

August 27, 2014

In a theatrical start to CNRP Vice President Kem Sokha’s term as the first vice president of the National Assembly, Prime Minister Hun Sen on Tuesday rose to the floor of parliament to demand that a recalcitrant Nguon Nhel, the outgoing first vice president, hand the seat over to Mr. Sokha.

August 27, 2014

On a sparsely populated prairie in Kandal province about 40 km northeast of Phnom Penh, the transformation from farmland to industrial haven has begun.

August 27, 2014

Cambodia must significantly increase teachers’ salaries and import the best teacher trainers from abroad in order to combat a continuously widening gap between the skills employers are looking for and those the country’s graduates are able to provide, a new report says.

August 27, 2014

A prominent representative from the embattled Lor Peang village in Kompong Chhnang province Tuesday accused a CPP lawmaker of cheating him out of promised compensation by blocking the cashing of a check she had given him in exchange for an end to his activism.

August 27, 2014

A man was charged Tuesday after being arrested on Monday for stabbing a Royal Palace guard with a scythe when the guard told him to move away from the palace gates, according to a district police official.

August 27, 2014

The Phnom Penh Municipal Court is continuing to question witnesses to an incident last month in which a Cambodian News Channel executive allegedly held a gun to a colleague’s head, court officials said Tuesday.

August 27, 2014

Representatives of villagers in Kratie province locked in a land dispute with an agribusiness firm said discussions with land management and provincial officials at the Snuol district hall ended Tuesday without a resolution.

August 27, 2014
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