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CHRAC Cites Intimidation Ahead of Elections

The Cambodian Human Rights Action Committee said Monday that political intimidation is occurring in the run-up to the July national election. Thun Saray, CHRAC...

TVK To Ramp Up ‘Equitable’ Campaign Coverage

State TV broadcaster TVK an­nounced Thursday that in the month prior to the July national elections it will offer nearly two hours of daily...

Parties Approved for National Election Up to 10

The National Election Com­mittee has given approval to 10 of the 12 parties that applied to run in July’s national election, officials said Monday,...

NEC: Three Parties Approved for Vote So Far

Just 12 of Cambodia’s 57 registered political parties submitted their paperwork to compete in July’s national election ahead of Monday’s deadline, the National Election...

Parties Waiting Until Last Minute To Register: NEC

The deadline for political parties to register for July’s national election is today, but as of Sunday only the ruling CPP has officially registered,...

EU Finalizing Plans To Bring Poll Observers

The European Union is formalizing plans to have a 120-person observation team in Cambodia for the upcoming national election, said Rafael Dochao Mo­reno, charge...

Economic Slowdown To Further Limit New Jobs

An average of 250,000 new workers entered the job market each year from 2003 to 2007, but an average of only 150,000 new jobs...

Election Board Announces Campaigning Rules

The National Election Commit­tee presented Tuesday the rules for campaigning in the upcoming national election during a meeting with political parties, election NGOs and...

NEC Announces Election Rules Announced

The National Election Commit­tee presented Tuesday the rules for campaigning in the upcoming national election during a meeting with political parties, election NGOs and...

Election Rule Change Slows Candidate Registration

A change in election rules has created confusion among political parties and commune chiefs, slowing the process for registering candidates for July’s national election,...

NEC: NGOs Gearing Up To Monitor July Elections

Election NGOs have registered more than 8,000 monitors to ob­serve the July parliamentary elections, the National Election Com­mittee said Tuesday. An election monitoring group...

Search on for Cambodian Chess Champions

The Cambodian Chess Asso­ciation and National Olympic Com­mittee are organizing the first-ever Cambodian Chess National Cham­pionship this weekend in Phnom Penh to sift out...

Thai Military Official Says No Problem at Preah Vihear Border

choam khsan district, Preah Vihear province - A senior Thai military official said Friday that there is no problem between Thailand and Cambodia at...

HRP Blasts Authorities Over Allowing SRP Rally

The HRP on Monday lashed out at the Phnom Penh municipal authority for granting permission for Sunday’s SRP-led demonstration despite twice denying the HRP...

NEC Rejects Request To List Deleted Voter Names

The National Election Committee on Wednesday rejected a proposal by the US-based National Demo­cra­tic Institute to create a separate list con­taining names that were...

Beneficiaries of Rice Prices Subject of Debate

With the price of rice stabilizing after months of inflation-induced price increases, government officials say that the nation’s farmers benefited most from the spike...

SRP Renews Rejection of NA Service Medals

The SRP on Tuesday again spurned the awarding of medals at the National Assembly for service to the country, saying the decorations were “dishonorable...

Recalling Dith Pran, Face of the Killing Fields

On the morning of April 12, 1975, Dith Pran bundled his wife, daughter and three sons onto a US Army truck that took them...

SRP Lawmaker Implicated in Detention Claim

Former SRP commune councilor Tim Norn implicated SRP lawmaker Tioulong Saumura in her alleged detention last month at the hands of SRP officials during...

Government Supporting Chinese Efforts in Tibet

Cambodian government officials and retired King Norodom Sihanouk have expressed their support for China’s actions to temper and stabilize Tibet following recent pro-independence rallies...

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James Ricketson is back in Sydney after 15 months in a Phnom Penh prison on accusations of spying. But he has promised he will return to Cambodia.

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