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Gripped By Drought, Cambodian Farmers Struggle Against Changing Climate

Cambodian farmers harvest rice in two seasons: the rainy and dry seasons.

Commerce Ministry Slams US Congressmen Over Trade Sanctions Bill

Cambodia exported $400 million in garments and textile products to the United States duty-free last year, according to GMAC.

Cambodian-American Movie Brings Back Hope, Memories of Pre-Khmer Rouge Era

The movie, “In the Life of Music”, which features the Sisamouth classic “Champa Battambang”, screened in Virginia on Thursday to a crowded hall of several hundred viewers.

Huge Drug Bust at Nightclub Owned By Prominent Tycoon’s Brother: Police

The raid on the Rock Entertainment Center on Saturday netted 29 alleged drug dealers, 231 alleged users, 50 kilograms of drugs and one pistol, according to a police spokesman.

Opinion: Gareth Evans, a Pillar of the Paris Peace Accords, on “Seeking Justice in...

Former diplomats, researchers, and human rights activists gathered recently at the University of Melbourne, Australia, for the book launch of “Seeking Justice in Cambodia: Human Rights Defenders Speak Out.”

Former Opposition Leader Warns of ‘Massacre’ Over Leaked Order to ‘Destroy’ CNRP

Hun Sen and other senior CPP officials have made threats prior to the July 2018 election that the opposition would be “destroyed” or “killed” if sanctions were implemented.

Cambodian-Americans Plan Lobbying Campaign to Support Sanctions

The EU has given Cambodia 12 months to implement reforms or face losing its access to a preferential trade scheme thought to be vital to the economy.

Huge Land Loss Predicted for Vietnam’s Mekong Delta

Nearly the entire Mekong Delta in Vietnam — an area that helps feed about 200 million people — will sink underwater by the year 2100 at current rates, a new study predicts.

Interior Minister Questions Military Intervention in Local Disputes

The shooting prompted a group of former opposition politicians to write an open letter to the EU outlining the events.

Unionists Warn Against Downplaying Impact of EBA Withdrawal

The government has responded by playing down its dependence on EU trade, despite warnings from the industry and workers’ associations.

Former Opposition Leader Warns Chinese Immigrants Not to ‘Provoke Backlash’

Sam Rainsy said the large influx of Chinese immigrants to Cambodia, coinciding with a construction boom and waning relations with the West, could lead to a backlash from locals.

Ministry Calls for Nominations for Woman Techies Award

Five awards will be presented this year compared with just one last year: for entrepreneurship, engineering, community development, digital multimedia, and innovation.

Foreign Ministry Condemns Sam Rainsy’s Calls for ‘Uprisings’

Cambodia also urged the international community not to interfere in its internal affairs and respect its sovereignty.

Ministry Issues Warning to Young Lovers Against ‘Unusual Activity’ on Valentine’s Day

The letter instructed both public and private educational institutions to educate students and “strengthen morals” by disciplining students, though it did not provide examples of what constituted “unusual activity”.

Family of Jailed Documentary Fixer Rallies Outside Russian Embassy

The documentary, “My Mother Sold Me”, which aired in October, depicted a young Cambodian woman apparently selling her daughter’s virginity.

Monitoring Group Finds Freedom in Cambodia on the Wane

Cambodia’s score has dropped 4 points to 26 out of 100.

Cambodia Orders Arrest of Exiled Former Opposition Leader Upon Return

Sam Rainsy left Cambodia in 2016 facing a number of lawsuits filed by senior officials.

US Doctors to Provide Free Treatment in Kampong Thom Province

More than 100 medical practitioners will take part in the mission, which is the ninth annual mission carried out by CHPAA.

Activists Caution Cambodian Fishermen on Thai Trawlers

More than 1 million Cambodians are reported to migrate to Thailand each year, working in factories, plantations, and in the fishing industry.

Long Beach Mayor Forges Closer Ties With Phnom Penh

Long Beach is the second-busiest port in the United States after Los Angeles and is home to more than 20,000 Cambodian-Americans.