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Two Japanese men arrested in Cambodia for allegedly killing taxi driver

Two Japanese men in their 20s were arrested in Cambodia late Sunday on suspicion of killing a taxi driver in the north of the country, a local police official has said.

Cambodia, China kick off joint military exercise

Cambodia and China on Wednesday began a 13-day joint military exercise in southern Cambodia involving more than 600 military personnel from both sides.

‘Just a thought’: Cambodia leader Hun Sen considers death sentence for rapists

Prime minister suggested a referendum could be held to decide whether the public want the country’s constitution changed to allow the new law.

Cambodia to start extracting oil in October

Cambodia is set to start extracting oil from an offshore oilfield being developed in the Gulf of Thailand in October, a government official said Wednesday.

Japanese man finishes 2nd in Angkor Wat international half marathon

A Japanese man finished second in the Angkor Wat international half marathon on Sunday, an event that attracted more than 10,000 runners from around the globe.

Shinzo Abe meets Hun Sen, expresses hope for Cambodia’s development through democratic means

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Monday expressed hope for the development of Cambodia through a democratic process amid criticism from the international community over the Southeast Asian nation’s latest election results.

Cambodia to seek Japan’s support in hosting Asia-Europe Meeting

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen, who is visiting Tokyo from Saturday for a regional summit, said he plans to seek support from Japan for Cambodia's hosting of the Asia-Europe Meeting in 2020.

Soccer: New GM Honda leads Cambodia in practice for 1st time

Japan's Keisuke Honda has now led Cambodia's national soccer team in practice for the first time since he became general manager.

Another Cambodian opposition party boycotts election

Another Cambodian opposition party announced on Thursday that it will boycott the July general election, saying it will not be free and fair.

‘No negotiation with traitors’: Cambodia Prime Minister Hun Sen refuses to talk to opposition...

Speaking at a graduation ceremony in the capital Phnom Penh, Hun Sen said: “There will be no negotiation with traitors and neither will there be a pardon for the traitors.”