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NagaWorld Casino Undamaged During Blaze

A fire at Phnom Penh’s NagaWorld casino that blanketed the complex in smoke for several hours Saturday morning did not damage the hotel or...

NagaWorld Casino Undamaged During Blaze

A fire at Phnom Penh’s NagaWorld casino that blanketed the complex in smoke for several hours Saturday morning did not damage the hotel or...

New Online Game Aims for Cambodians

Cambodia is the fourth nation to gain rights to market the computer game Justice X-war 2, which local technology company CIDC Infor­mation Technology launched...

Microfinance Company Connects Lenders, Clients Through Internet

Veasna Prum just received $1,200 to repair and upgrade his home in Phnom Penh’s Dang­kao district. Part of the loan that covered the cost...

Mobile Phone Operators Asked To Resolve Patchy Connections

The Ministry of Posts and Tele­communications held a meeting Friday to resolve the poor connection between MobiTel’s mobile phone service and three competing cell...

Nation’s Cell Phone Providers Hung Up on Interconnection Issues

Moeung Sonn’s pockets bulge from three mobile phones, each utilizing a competing service provider. “It’s impossible to connect from 011 to 012,” said the...

Takeo Villagers Set Up Dozens of Roadblocks To Keep Out Dust

bati district, Takeo province - Villagers in Takeo’s Bati district erected more than 40 makeshift roadblocks Sunday along a 6-km road to stop trucks...

Growing Demand for Electricity Causes More Frequent Blackouts

Blackouts in Phnom Penh are be­coming more frequent because of the country’s growing appetite for elec­tricity, an appetite that is predicted to increase at...

Nation’s Internet Providers Jostle for Position in Growing Market

In three years the number of Internet service providers in Cambodia has increased from five to 11, and they’re all competing to service the...

Land Prices Surge to All-Time High Across Phnom Penh

In 2007, the price of real estate in Phnom Penh increased more than any year in the past decade. In­vestment from South Korean de­velopers...

Korea To Help Stock Exchange Open by 2009

Cambodia’s much-anticipated stock exchange is now officially on the way, following an agreement signed Monday between the Min­istry of Finance and South Korea’s stock...

Golf Industry Grows as New Courses Open Across Country

siem reap - The number of golf courses in Cambodia went from two to four in 2007 and could double again to eight by...

Golf Industry Grows as New Courses Open

Siem Reap - The number of golf courses in Cambodia went from two to four in 2007 and could double again to eight by...

Hitting the Links, Sand Traps and all, in the Shadow of Angkor

Siem Reap - Prime Minister Hun Sen beat me in golf last month. On Dec 22, Hun Sen shot an eagle on the eighth...

Experts Raise Concerns Over Exporting of Cambodian Rice

Another truck filled with Cambodian rice rumbles across the border to Vietnam or Thailand. To local farmers and rice traders, it means a little more...

Rice Surplus But Many Still Go Hungry

Though the Ministry of Agriculture boasted a 2.3 million ton rice surplus for 2007, that doesn’t mean everybody is getting enough to eat, the...

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Aussie filmmaker back home after 15 months in Cambodia jail on...

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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