Phnom Penh residents who have been unable to find their names on the voter list may be left out of Sunday’s election, as commune officials and the National Election Committee are struggling to locate missing names.
July 26, 2013
Deep-fried arthropod-eating enthusiast Ly Vibol pointed at the mound of crickets in Phnom Penh as they were scooped into a plastic bag.
July 25, 2013
An investigation by French police into the murder of a 25-year-old French tourist in Kampot province in February has failed to produce any DNA evidence that could identify her killer, an Interior Ministry official said Tuesday.
July 24, 2013
As mobile rallies of the ruling CPP and the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party have passed each other on the streets during the lead-up to Sunday’s election, their confrontations could be taken from the script of “West Side Story.”
July 23, 2013
Cambodia National Rescue Party president Sam Rainsy on Friday vowed to write a new page of Cambodian history in next week’s election in his first speech after returning from four years of self-imposed exile.
July 20, 2013
Half of Cambodia’s garment factories monitored between November and April are “chronically non-compliant” with the Labor Law and the industry has experienced deteriorating working conditions and fire safety records in the past three years, according to the latest report from the International Labor Organization’s (ILO) factory monitoring program.
July 19, 2013
When the National Assembly forms after this month’s election, Pen Sovann—Cambodia’s first prime minister after the fall of the Khmer Rouge in 1979, and a man imprisoned in Hanoi between 1981 and 1991—may well be seated close enough to stare down the man who he believes betrayed him three decades ago.
July 18, 2013
Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra and her Lao counterpart flew into Cambodia on Tuesday to pay their respects to Prime Minister Hun Sen’s late father, Hun Neang, an official said.
July 17, 2013
The Ministry of Education is preparing to distribute questionnaires nationwide to assess the gap between the job market and subjects being studied by university students.
July 13, 2013
Hun Neang, the elderly father of Prime Minister Hun Sen, died in the early hours of Friday morning at the age of 89, government officials said.
July 13, 2013