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World Bank Cuts Growth Outlook to 6%

floods as well as the economic slowdown in Eu­rope and the US have prompted the World Bank to lower its outlook for Cambodia’s economic...

Counterfit Meds Knowledge Still Lacking, Study Shows

Medicine wholesalers in Cambo­dia still do not have a clear idea of what counterfeit medicines are, ac­cord­ing to a study by the Min­is­try of...

Sambo Needs Urgent Medical Treatment, says NGO

A wildlife rescue group is calling for the retirement of Phnom Penh's beloved resident elephant, Sambo, claiming that a recent examination reveals the pachyderm...

Badly Congested, Phnom Penh Battles With Traffic Jams

Expert says more roads and bridges will only solve traffic problem for the short term At the intersection of Russian Boulevard and Kampuchea Krom, where...

Gov’t Will Drop Mandatory Registration From NGO Law

Non-governmental groups will no longer have to register with the gov­ernment under a new draft law that aims to regulate the country’s NGOs and...

NGOs Voice Concerns About Draft Law Ahead of Aid Forum

The government’s proposed NGO draft law is a barrier to effective aid and development, civil society organizations said yesterday during a workshop in Phnom...

Health Ministry to Halt Sale of Toxic Skin-Whitening Cream

The Ministry of Health yesterday sent officials to enforce an order for vendors at Phnom Penh’s Olympic Market to cease selling a skin-whitening cream...

Life after Boeng Kak Lake – Two Experiences of Relocation

More than 3,000 families have been evicted from the once popular Boeng Kak lake tourist destination since City Hall announced in February 2007 that...

Where Are the Forgotten 3,000 Families?

Since its inception in 2007, the development of Boeng Kak has invited controversy and criticism from human rights NGOs and residents. Shukaku Inc—the company...

Migrant Workers’ Union to Launch This Month

In an attempt to offer greater protection to the growing number of Cambodians who seek work abroad, a US labor rights organization will establish...

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National Assembly Boycott Signals Tougher Diplomatic Stance

When the opposition Cambodian National Rescue Party (CNRP) boycotted the opening of parliament following the 2013 national election, diplomats from countries that support democracy were left in a bind: should they attend an event that would legitimize what many viewed as a stolen election or ignore an invitation from the head of state who had accepted their credentials?

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