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 2018-10-17 05:57 

Reuters

Cambodia's garment workers fear EU trade threat but producers optimistic...
 2018-10-17 05:30 

One America News Network

Cambodia's garment workers fear EU trade threat but producers optimistic...

By Prak Chan Thul...

 2018-10-17 05:26 

Reuters

Cambodia's garment workers fear EU trade threat but producers optimistic...

A European Union decision to ramp up trade pressure on Cambodia has alarmed unions in its garment industry, a pillar of the economy that employs about 700,000 people, but a key grouping of manufacturers said the risk would take months to materialize.'...

 2018-10-17 05:23 

The Daily Mail

Cambodia's garment workers fear EU trade threat but......

By Prak Chan ThulPHNOM PENH, Oct 17 (Reuters) - A European Union decision to ramp up trade pressure on Cambodia has alarmed unions in its garment industry,......

 2018-10-17 04:11 

Taipei Times

Cambodia boom driven by 'modern-day' slavery...

Cambodia's construction boom is built in part with "blood bricks" manufactured by modern-day slaves, including children, researchers said yesterday....

 2018-10-17 03:40 

Phnom Penh Post

Kampot pepper looks for a new market, Business, Phnom Penh Post...

Cambodia is eyeing new markets for its highly-prized Kampot pepper the Kingdom's only product granted official geographical indication (GI) status as production of the crop continues to increase, the Kampot Pepper Promotion Association (KPPA) said....

 2018-10-17 02:13 

Phnom Penh Post

Government slams Sam Rainsy invite, National, Phnom Penh Post...

Government officials on Tuesday slammed the Inter-Parliamentary Union's (IPU) apparent invitation to Cambodia National Rescue Movement (CNRM) leader Sam Rainsy to attend its general assembly in Switzerland this week. They called it "shameful" ...

 2018-10-17 02:07 

Phnom Penh Post

Bar Association chief elected, National, Phnom Penh Post...

Soun Visal clinched the presidential seat at the Bar Association of the Kingdom of Cambodia (BAKC). Visal, the current BAKC president, won a landslide 930 out of 1,393 votes after competing in the Tuesday election with rival candidate Sam Sokong who recei...

 2018-10-17 00:57 

Cambodia Daily

Cambodia's high-rises, slavery and climate change...

A legion of Cambodians are trapped as debt slaves in the brick-making industry as skylines and climate change expand. The post Cambodia's high-rises, slavery and climate change appeared first on The Cambodia Daily ....

 2018-10-17 00:54 

Cambodia Daily

Cambodian Groups Urge EU Pressure on Vietnam Over Illegal Timber Trade...

A joint petition sent by Cambodian civil society groups to the European Union has urged the EU not to sign an agreement with Vietnam governing the international trade in timber until Vietnam ends its support of illegal logging in Cambodia. The post Cambod...

 2018-10-17 00:52 

Cambodia Daily

Japan Could Be Positive Influence on Cambodian Democracy: Analysts...

In an interview with Japan's Kyodo news last week, Hun Sen said Japan's "strong economy and political stability" was a "model of real democracy". The post Japan Could Be Positive Influence on Cambodian Democracy: Analysts appeared ...

 2018-10-17 00:51 

Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia faces ‘negative impacts’ if EBA suspended, Business, Phnom Penh Post...

The European Chamber of Commerce in Cambodia (EuroCham) expressed its "serious concerns" on Monday over the "long-term negative impacts" of the EU removing the Kingdom's access to the preferential Everything But Arms (EBA} agreement. I...

 2018-10-17 00:49 

Cambodia Daily

Cambodian Official Threatens Beatings, 'Accidents' For Migrant Workers Opposing Hun Sen...

Cambodian workers taking part in protests against Prime Minister Hun Sen in other countries should be identified and beaten by gangsters or made to suffer "traffic accidents," a ruling party official says in a recording taken from a phone call, an...

 2018-10-17 00:46 

Cambodia Daily

Sam Rainsy, government group set to clash at IPU Geneva meet?...

Opposition figure Sam Rainsy has been invited to speak at the General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) in Geneva, according to a former Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) lawmaker. The post Sam Rainsy, government group set to clash at IP...

 2018-10-17 00:34 

Cambodia Daily

'Do not harm Cambodians', says PM's son to opposition...

Prime Minister Hun Sen's eldest son Hun Manet said on Sunday that the Kingdom would not bow to international pressure, and accused some Western countries of siding with opposition politicians who hold dual citizenship to exert pressure on Cambodia. Th...

 2018-10-17 00:32 

Cambodia Daily

Experts Discuss 'Fake News' at Korea Journalism Conference...

The founding editor of Buzzfeed Canada told VOA Khmer that fake news was making it difficult for society to distinguish between fact and fiction. The post Experts Discuss 'Fake News' at Korea Journalism Conference appeared first on The Cambodia Da...

 2018-10-17 00:28 

Cambodia Daily

Debarring of Candidate, Visa Row Point to 'Death' of Hong Kong's Freedoms...

The debarring of a would-be pro-democracy candidate in a forthcoming by-election for Hong Kong's Legislative Council (LegCo) and the denial of a visa to a Financial Times journalist show that Beijing is breaking its promise that the city's traditi...

 2018-10-17 00:26 

Cambodia Daily

Ethnic Armies, Myanmar Military Make Headway in Preparatory Peace Talks...

The 10 ethnic armed groups that have signed a nationwide peace accord with the Myanmar government agreed in principle on Tuesday to a key military demand that they fold their militias into a single national army and to extend dialogue to ethnic armies out...

 2018-10-17 00:24 

Cambodia Daily

Childhood for sale: RT tells of Cambodian girls turned into sex workers by families...

In Cambodia, a country that is officially getting richer, underage girls are being forced into sex work or have their virginity sold by families who try (often unsuccessfully) to make ends meet. The post Childhood for sale: RT tells of Cambodian girls tur...

 2018-10-17 00:19 

Cambodia Daily

Cambodia's own travel booking platform targets jet-setting families and locals...

Domestic holiday travel for Cambodians is often group-orientated but that comes with the struggle of finding a car park and space for the whole crew to sleep. The post Cambodia's own travel booking platform targets jet-setting families and locals appe...

 2018-10-17 00:11 

Cambodia Daily

Football: Fandi Ahmad hails Lions' fighting spirit in 2-1 friendly win over Cambodia...

If Fandi Ahmad's approach for the national football team could be summarised, it would be encapsulated in a piece of action in the 74th minute of the 2-1 friendly win over Cambodia in Phnom Penh on Tuesday (Oct 16). The post Football: Fandi Ahmad hail...

 2018-10-17 00:09 

Cambodia Daily

Singapore survive Phnom Penh scare to seal 2-1 victory over Cambodia...

It was a tale of two halves as Singapore came away with a 2-1 come-from-behind victory over Cambodia at the Phnom Penh Olympic Stadium on Tuesday night. The post Singapore survive Phnom Penh scare to seal 2-1 victory over Cambodia appeared first on The Ca...

 2018-10-17 00:00 

Cambodia Daily

Cambodia dreams of regional gold and sporting glory...

After success at the Asian Games, country is pushing to win more medals. The post Cambodia dreams of regional gold and sporting glory appeared first on The Cambodia Daily ....

 2018-10-16 21:00 

The Strait Times

Fandi hails fighting spirit...

If Fandi Ahmad's approach for the national football team could be summarised, it would be encapsulated in a piece of action in the 74th minute of last night's 2-1 friendly win over Cambodia in Phnom Penh.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-10-16 14:00 

Malay Mail Online

Cambodia construction boom built on 'blood bricks' and slavery, report reveals...

PHNOM PENH, Oct 16 — Cambodia's construction boom is built in part with "blood bricks" manufactured by modern-day slaves, including children, researchers said today. Poverty fuelled partly by climate change has pushed tens of thousands o...

 2018-10-16 13:44 

The Strait Times

Football: Lions come from behind to beat Cambodia 2-1 for their third win in four matches under Fandi Ahmad...

SINGAPORE - The national football team won for the third time in four matches under interim national coach Fandi Ahmad when they came from behind to beat Cambodia 2-1 in a friendly in Phnom Penh last night.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-10-16 12:40 

news.com.au

Poor exploited in Cambodia building boom...

Cambodia's construction boom is built in part with...

 2018-10-16 11:42 

The Strait Times

Cambodia construction boom built on 'blood bricks' and slavery: Report...

PHNOM PENH (THOMSON REUTERS FOUNDATION) - Cambodia's construction boom is built in part with...

 2018-10-16 06:54 

Al Jazeera

Cambodia's high-rises, slavery and climate change...

A legion of Cambodians are trapped as debt slaves in the brick-making industry as skylines and climate change expand....

 2018-10-16 04:01 

Phnom Penh Post

Travel Mart promotes Cambodia as a fastest growing tourism destination, Post Focus, Phnom Penh Post...

As Cambodia gears to woo some seven million inbound tourists by 2020, travel industry players are embarking on massive campaigns to promote the country globally, amid intensifying competition....

 2018-10-16 03:20 

Phnom Penh Post

Chinese imports are the salt of the Earth, Business, Phnom Penh Post...

Cambodia will ink an agreement with China next week to import 30,000 tonnes of salt by the end of November, said co-president of the Kep-Kampot Salt Producers Community (KKSPC) Ly Sang. Sang told The Post on Monday that the KKSPC will receive Ministry of ...

 2018-10-16 03:11 

Phnom Penh Post

Angkor Warriors gear up for Singapore clash, Sport, Phnom Penh Post...

As fifa's international window shuts, Cambodia and Singapore will seize their last chance on Tuesday to play out an international friendly at Olympic Stadium as the two Southeast Asian nations gear up for next month's AFF Suzuki Cup....

 2018-10-16 02:28 

Phnom Penh Post

Shortage of rangers leads to abundance of poachers, National, Phnom Penh Post...

Rangers in Cambodia's Southern Cardamom National Park, local police officers, and residents, have found a hunting dog and two sacks filled with wild animals mostly dead after a search in Terk Laork village in Thmor Bang district's Chi Phat commune...

 2018-10-16 02:03 

Phnom Penh Post

Chinese tourists make up bulk of arrivals, Business, Phnom Penh Post...

Cambodia welcomed nearly four million foreign tourists in the first eight months of this year, led by the Chinese an increase of 11.7 per cent compared to the same period last year...

 2018-10-16 02:00 

Phnom Penh Post

NOCC offers its tributes to Baumann, Sport, Phnom Penh Post...

The president of the National Olympic Committee of Cambodia, Thong Khon, and secretary-general, Vath Chamroeun, joined the International Olympic Committee and sports leaders all over the world in condoling the death on Sunday in Buenos Aires of Swiss nati...

 2018-10-16 00:39 

Cambodia Daily

Prominent Land Rights Activist Meets US Officials After Prison Release...

Tep Vanny was recently released from prison after more than two years in jail for taking part in a protest in Phnom Penh. The post Prominent Land Rights Activist Meets US Officials After Prison Release appeared first on The Cambodia Daily ....

 2018-10-16 00:37 

Cambodia Daily

Malaysian Leader Mahathir Confirms Decision to Free Uyghurs...

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad confirmed on Monday that his government had freed 11 ethnic Uyghur Muslims, saying the refugees had not broken laws in his country, in a move that defied Beijing's request that they be repatriated. The post Ma...

 2018-10-16 00:36 

Phnom Penh Post

Negotiations on EBA being held, National, Phnom Penh Post...

In an effort to defuse tensions, a senior government official said Cambodia is negotiating with the European Union (EU) on the Everything But Arms (EBA) trade deal, which allows the Kingdom to export goods to the 28-member bloc tariff-free....

 2018-10-16 00:35 

Cambodia Daily

Woman Jailed in Shanghai Over 'Insult' to Chinese National Anthem...

Authorities in China have jailed a woman for live-streaming a video of herself singing the national anthem in a manner considered disrespectful by the authorities. The post Woman Jailed in Shanghai Over 'Insult' to Chinese National Anthem appeared...

 2018-10-16 00:33 

Cambodia Daily

Chinese Tourism Benefits Few in Laos, Sources Say...

Moves in Laos to promote Chinese tourism in the coming year will benefit mainly Chinese businesses already established in the impoverished Southeast Asian country, with ordinary Lao citizens less likely to cash in, Lao sources say. The post Chinese Touris...

 2018-10-16 00:31 

South China Morning Post

[ Asia ]

Cambodia's construction industry is booming but it's built on 'blood bricks' and modern slavery...

Cambodia's construction boom is built in part with "blood bricks" manufactured by modern-day slaves, including children, researchers said on Tuesday.Poverty fuelled partly by climate change has pushed tens of thousands of Cambodian families in...

 2018-10-16 00:28 

Cambodia Daily

Women's work...

Entrepreneurship is a powerful force for economic advancement, but women starting their own businesses still face more hurdles than men. The post Women's work appeared first on The Cambodia Daily ....

 2018-10-16 00:23 

Cambodia Daily

'Unofficial gold' for Cambodia...

Cambodia's badminton pick for the 3rd Youth Olympic Games in Argentina, Vath Vannthoun, ended his trip on a high after he was drafted into an international relay team that won an unofficial gold medal after losing all three of his matches in the men&#...

 2018-10-16 00:02 

The Daily Mail

Cambodia construction boom built on 'blood bricks' and......

By Jared FerriePHNOM PENH, Oct 16 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Cambodia's construction boom is built in part with "blood bricks" manufactured by......

 2018-10-16 00:00 

Cambodia Daily

Cambodia Rice Exports Fell 8.4 Percent in Jan-Sept...

Cambodia exported 389,264 tonnes of rice in the first nine months of the year, a fall of 8.4 percent compared with the same period last year, official data showed on Monday. The post Cambodia Rice Exports Fell 8.4 Percent in Jan-Sept appeared first on The...

 2018-10-15 21:51 

Business Insider

5 spiritual holidays around the world that honor the dead...

Despite all the candy and costumes today, Halloween started as a way to remember the dead. However, not many other countries celebrate it. That said, many other countries do have holidays that pay homage to the deceased. From a festival in Cambodia devote...

 2018-10-15 15:49 

CTV News

Cambodia's 'Rubbish Man' schools children -- for trash...

About 65 kids are enrolled at Coconut School, where classroom walls are made of painted car tires and the entrance adorned with a mural of the Cambodian flag made entirely from colourful bottle caps....

 2018-10-15 12:55 

Newshub

[ TV3 ]

Exploitation rife in Cambodia construction boom...

Poverty is fuelled partly by climate change in the country....

 2018-10-15 03:38 

Phnom Penh Post

Bar Association presidential hopefuls share their priorities, National, Phnom Penh Post...

Come October 16, lawyers across the country are set to elect the new president of the Bar Association of the Kingdom of Cambodia (BAKC). In total, 1,355 of them will exercise their voting rights to choose between Soun Visal and Sam Sokong who are vying fo...

 2018-10-15 03:30 

Phnom Penh Post

Exports of rice fall in first nine months, Business, Phnom Penh Post...

Casmbodian rice exports fell 8.4 per cent from 421,966 tonnes in the first nine months of last year to 389,264 tonnes in the same period this year, said the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries' General Directorate of Agriculture. Cambodia ...

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