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‘Crocodile Cartel’ Controls Cambodian Trade

Small-scale reptile breeders hope new plan will break oligopoly siem reap city - Just over a month ago, Prime Minister Hun Sen an­nounced plans to...

Despite Funding Pinch, Painstaking Work of Demining Continues

Ratanak Mondol district, Battambang province - Sun-weathered villagers herd emaciated cattle past the local pagoda and out into the fields. Barefoot children play next...

Buffalo Races Draw Crowds on Last Day of Pchum Ben

khsach kandal district, Kandal province - The thunder of hooves on hard-packed dirt and the sound of whips cracking through the air filled the...

After Razing of B Kak Homes, Outrage Lingers

Opposition party members and a human rights group yesterday condemned the demolition of eight homes and businesses at Phnom Penh’s Boeng Kak lake on...

Cambodian Representative to Attend Munitions Meeting

Cambodia will send a representative to next week’s meeting of the Convention on Cluster Mu­nitions in Lebanon to study the pos­sibility of signing up...

Unclean Water Costs $450M A Year, New UN Report Says

Poor sanitation costs Cambodia $450 million a year due to health costs resulting from water-borne diseases such as diarrhea, ac­cording to a new report...

US Brigadier General Visits for Counterterrorism, Security Talks

US Brigadier General Richard Simcock is to arrive in Phnom Penh today for a three-day visit with officials from the Ministry of National Defense,...

New Memorial Planned for Journalists Killed in Cambodia

A new memorial to the 37 Cam­bodian and foreign journalists who died covering Cambodia’s civil war in the 1970s is set for construction in...

As Ramadan Nears, Malaysian Defense Minister Makes Visit

Malaysian Defense Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi is to arrive in Cambodia today for a three-day visit, during which he is scheduled to meet with...

Impact Analysis Urged for Massive Trade in Macaques

The trade in long-tailed ma­caques, a primate species indigenous to Southeast Asia, has surged in the region since 2004, with Cam­bodia alone having exported...

Cambodian Air Arrivals Eclipse 2007 Numbers

The operator of Cambodia’s airports said yesterday that the number of air arrivals to the country had bounced back to pre-financial crisis levels, with...

Vietnam Wants to ‘Regulate’ Gamblers Crossing Into Cambodia

A Vietnamese official has said the country must develop regulations to prevent its citizens from crossing the border to gamble in Cambodian casinos, Viet...

Phnom Penh Seeks Bids for Bus System

Phnom Penh is planning its first mass transit system, seeking companies interested in operating a bus network, according to governor Kep Chuktema. “Phnom Penh...

It’s Contagious! Cambodia’s Buzzing About Dengue Fever’s Return

The infectious strains of Dengue Fever--the Los Angeles-based psychedelic rock group whose music draws its influence from Khmer pop icons of the 1960s such...