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Slain Cambodian Activist Honored on Anniversary of His Death

Slain Cambodian environmental activist Chut Wutty was honored today in a low-profile ceremony held in the capital Phnom Penh on the sixth anniversary of his still-unsolved murder, Cambodian sources said.

David Chandler Mulls New Edition of His “History of Cambodia” With More Pessimistic Ending

David Chandler, a renowned American historian of Cambodia, says he is looking into publishing a 5th edition of his seminal 1983 work “A History of Cambodia” with a more pessimistic ending.VOA Khmer's Chap Chetra has the interview.

Myanmar, Cambodia See Further Declines in Press Freedoms: Report

Despite two years of rule by a reform-minded political party, the National League for Democracy, the Southeast Asian country of Myanmar continues to see a drop in press freedoms, with a six-point drop in ranking over the last year in an annual survey released on Wednesday by media watchdog Reporters Without Borders (RSF).

A mission to vaccinate: Cambodian health workers’ efforts to reach every child

Most weekday mornings, you’ll find Vorn Vannak at the health centre in northeastern Cambodia’s Sambo village, where he vaccinates children. But today, he’s speeding...

China-funded university launched in East Cambodia

China-funded University of Kracheh was inaugurated here on Wednesday.

Cambodian Journalist Charged With Incitement Flees Amid Crackdown

A Cambodian journalist charged with “incitement to commit a felony” over his election coverage said on Tuesday that has fled the country fearing arrest and has been given refugee asylum status by the U.N. refugee agency.

Cambodia Daily GM’s lawyer invited for questioning

The lawyer of former Cambodia Daily General Manager Douglas Steele has received an invitation to appear in court on May 9 for questioning in the now-shuttered paper’s tax evasion case.

Freedom of expression online in Cambodia ‘stifled by laws’

Cambodian laws are muzzling online expression, a new regional report launched on Tuesday has found.

SEREY: an exciting Social Media platform on the blockchain in Cambodia

There is a new Social Media platform that specifically targets the Cambodian market. The country that saw nearly a quarter of the population decimated during the civil war of the 60’s and 70’s, the Khmer rouge regime, and the subsequent famine, is quickly rising.

Four of Cambodian Opposition Chief Kem Sokha’s Eight Lawyers Resign

Four of eight lawyers working for jailed Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) President Kem Sokha abruptly resigned on Tuesday, telling RFA’s Khmer Service the decision was made at the opposition leader’s request, while vowing to support his party’s quest to restore democracy in the authoritarian Southeast Asian nation.

Cambodia-China ties solid, reaching high level: PM

Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen said on Tuesday that the Cambodia-China ties were solid and were reaching a high level.

Chinese Embassy creates Facebook page in Cambodia

The Chinese Embassy in Cambodia's official Facebook page finally made its first post on Sunday with an announcement about a Chinese-funded health project.

Chinese arrested in Cambodia over scam

Police in Phnom Penh have arrested 119 Chinese over a fraud scam as the fight against criminal call centres continues.

Cambodia king urges Senate dominated by ruling party to protect rights

Cambodia’s King Norodom Sihamoni on Monday urged senators to protect justice and human rights as the upper house of the country’s parliament met for the first time since the ruling party swept a controversial election in February.

Cambodia TV Station Forms Unusual Partnership with China

NICE TV is a new television station in Cambodia with an unusual business model.

Cambodia launches 8-year budget system reform strategy

Cambodia on Friday launched the eight-year budget system reform strategy (2018-2025) with the aim of further enhancing the effectiveness of state budget management and reallocation for government's institutions and public investments.