The CPP Central Committee Welcomes New Blood – but from Within

The 41st Central Committee meeting of Cambodia’s ruling party ended on Thursday with Prime Minister Hun Sen’s eldest son, Hun Manet, joining the powerful permanent commission of the Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) committee. 

Hun Sen Calls for Dismissal of Powerful Media Titan

Prime Minister Hun Sen, prompted by a family quarrel, has called for the dismissal of CNC Television CEO Ouk Vora, according to a recording of the conversation made available toThe Cambodia Daily.

Families wrongly listed as immigrants in Cambodia

A group of 17 families protested against local authorities after officials included them on a list of Vietnamese immigrants – despite the fact that they were Cambodian by birth.

Hun Sen turns to China as Cambodia-EU relations cool

Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen has begun a four-day visit to China amidst cooling relations with Brussels.

Chinese investment brings casinos to Cambodia

Seaside town once popular with backpackers, now seeing residents forced out because of rising costs and construction.

Cambodia opposition member Kong Mas charged with ‘incitement’

Proponent of sanctions charged with incitement days after PM Hun Sen warned critics to flee if EU revoked trade deal.

Hun Sen turns to China as Cambodia-EU relations cool

Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen has begun a four-day visit to China amidst cooling relations with Brussels.

Sar Kheng: Terms to describe government are disrespectful

Interior Minister Sar Kheng on Thursday took aim at some politicians and media outlets for using the terms “Phnom Penh regime” and “Hun Sen regime” instead of the official title “Royal Government of the Kingdom of Cambodia”.

Cambodians in US to Protest Lack of Detente With Opposition

The demonstration is being organized by a CNRP offshoot, the Cambodia National Rescue Movement, which was founded by the CNRP’s former president Sam Rainsy and has been labeled a “terrorist” movement by the Cambodian government.

Chinese investment brings casinos to Cambodia

Seaside town once popular with backpackers, now seeing residents forced out because of rising costs and construction.

Cambodian PM in Beijing to promote investment opportunities and deepen bilateral ties

Cambodian PM Hun Sen will meet Chinese President Xi Jinping today, to discuss their growing bilateral relationship and China’s growing investment interests in the country.

EU tariffs on rice a “weapon” against farmers, says Cambodia

European Union tariffs on rice from Cambodia are a "weapon" against impoverished farmers and will hurt millions of people struggling to escape poverty, Cambodia's government and ruling party said.

Raven Banner traps Cambodian action thriller ‘The Prey’ for international sales

Toronto-based Raven Banner has picked up international sales rights to Cambodia’s first million-dollar action film The Preyand will launch sales at the EFM in Berlin next month.

This label shows you don’t have to choose between ethics and size diversity

Any label with a focus on sustainability and ethical production is a win in our books.

The seven countries in our Asia-Pacific backyard where kings and queens still rule

When it comes to monarchy, most people think of the pomp and majesty of the British throne, with its palaces and historic ceremonies.

Cambodia’s Tonle Sap Lake: where fishermen have no fish and no hope

The body of water, which relies on the Mekong reversing its flow to replenish supplies, provides most the country’s protein production. But overfishing and climate change threaten life on the lake.

From Tibet to the ‘Nine Dragons’, Vietnam’s Mekong Delta is losing sand

In the dead of night, the entire front half of shopkeeper Ta Thi Kim Anh's house collapsed.

Say No to Plastic / Striving for better health and environment in Cambodia… and...

Every month, Southeast Asia Globe features stories from organisations around the region taking action to reduce plastic use. This month, we highlight Plastic Free Cambodia.

Spain’s Amiel wins Cambodia’s Ultra Marathon

Spanish man Marc Piug Amiel won the fourth Angkor Ultra Trail 128-km challenge off at the complex of Angkor Archaeological Park in northwest Cambodia on Saturday.
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Half-mile-long dragon boat is almost the same length as the Statue of Liberty

The record for the Longest dragon boat has been broken in Cambodia, with a colossal build measuring 87.3 m (286 ft 5 in) – almost the same length as the height of the Statue of Liberty!

Manny Pacquiao makes lifetime dream come true for Cambodia’s first female MMA fighter

The PacMan gives back by training with Cambodia's Little Frog

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