Authorities Threaten to Withhold Public Services if Villagers Don’t Vote For Cambodia’s Ruling Party

Agents working for Cambodia’s ruling Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) are threatening to end public services for indigenous residents of Mondulkiri province unless they vote for the party in an upcoming election marred by allegations of campaign violations and a ban on the opposition, according to sources.

Cambodia calls campaign to boycott election a ‘crime’

Cambodia's election commission on Tuesday described calls to boycott a controversial election on Jul 29 as a "crime" and said authorities were already pursuing charges against those who criticised the vote.

For Cambodia Anemia Crisis, The Limits Of A ‘Lucky Iron Fish’

They're cute, affordable and simple to use. But upon further review, Lucky Iron Fish aren't, perhaps, a legitimate cure to the widespread health problem of anemia.

Cambodian spy trial of Australian filmmaker postponed again

The trial of an Australian filmmaker who could get five to 10 years in prison for flying a drone over a campaign rally last year was postponed Monday for a second straight month to allow his new lawyer to get acquainted with the case.
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‘Dangerous, demeaning’: Video shows orangutans fighting in Cambodian zoo

Video filmed at a zoo in Cambodia shows orangutans in a boxing ring punching each other for entertainment.

Cambodia’s ‘dirty dozen’ have no place in Australia

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen’s crackdown on dissent is in full swing ahead of national elections later this month. But who are the generals around Hun Sen who act like a praetorian guard protecting him and the ruling party, helping to crush or eliminate political opponents, and then obstructing efforts at accountability?

Cambodia Arrests Former Officer Alleging Mistreatment For Seizing Drugs Owned by ‘Powerful Figure’

Authorities in Cambodia have arrested a former military police officer in Kompong Thom province for defaming his unit on social media, after he claimed he was dismissed because he led a raid that seized nearly 200 kilograms (440 pounds) of drugs belonging to a “powerful figure.”

Interview: China major contributor to Cambodia’s agricultural development: Cambodian minister 

China has played a key role in helping develop agriculture in Cambodia, Cambodian Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Veng Sakhon said.

A Life Spent Striving for National Unity

Son Chhay has been a fixture in Cambodian politics since 1993. A member of the now-dissolved opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), he opted to remain when other party leaders fled the country.

Koh Kong Authority Announces Plan to End Land Disputes with Chinese Corporation

Chinese corporation Union Development Group (UDG) has forced more than 1,000 families from their homes over the past 10 years.

Threats and corruption: Behind the scenes of Cambodia’s election crackdown

Is corruption among Cambodia's ruling party elite reaching all the way to Australia?

EU Mission to Cambodia

Members of the European Commission and the European External Action Service (EEAS) visited Cambodia between July 5 and 11 to evaluate the labour and human rights situation.

Rights Workers Welcome Dismissal of Charges Against Unionist

A President of the Cambodian Youth Party claimed Moeun Tola had stolen $300,000 of donations collected for Kem Ley’s funeral.

Court Dismisses Charges Against Unionist Over Alleged Funeral Fund Embezzlement

A Phnom Penh court has dropped all charges against Moeun Tola, a prominent union and civil society leader, who was accused of embezzling money from the fund for the funeral of slain political commentator Kem Ley in 2016.

Massive blaze guts 60 homes of Vietnamese in Cambodia

A fire that broke out early on Tuesday in Phnom Penh destroyed the homes of 60 Vietnamese-Cambodian families and 10 Khmer families.

Unresolved killing casts a shadow over Cambodia

Two year anniversary of assassinated pro-democracy activist Kem Ley underscores a climate of impunity and intimidation ahead of this month's polls.