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Cambodian activist Kem Ley's murderer gets life imprisonment.

Ley was shot dead in 2016 in the capital city of Phnom Penh.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Should Cambodia Forget Forgiveness in its US Debt Controversy?.

The country has few options to deal with the issue.

- The Diplomat - US

Accused killer of Cambodian political pundit found guilty.

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — A Cambodian court on Thursday has sentenced a man to life in prison for killing prominent government critic Kem Ley...

- Townhall.com - US

Indians break 11-year-old jinx.

The Indian football team on Wednesday broke an 11-year-old jinx of not winning a match away from home as they beat lower ranked Cambodia 3-2 in an international friendly.Playing in their first international friendly of the year, India — currently at 132 in the world — were given a tough fight by the Cambodians, ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

UN watchdog condemns bottling breast milk from ‘vulnerable’ Cambodian mothers, to be sold by US firm.

The sale of breast milk from Cambodian women by a US firm is a form of exploitation, the UN children’s agency Unicef said on Wednesday, after reports the Phnom Penh government had suspended exports of the milk. The Cambodian government this week temporarily banned exports by Utah-based Ambrosia Labs, which collects ...

- South China Morning Post - HK

UN slams sale of Cambodian women's breast milk by US firm.

The UN children's agency UNICEF is calling the selling of Cambodian breast milk by Utah-based firm Ambrosia Labs exploitation following reports the Phnom Penh government has suspended exports of the milk.

- ABC News - AU

India made to work hard for 3-2 win against Cambodia in friendly.

Phnom Penh , March 22 India made heavy weather of their 3-2 win over lower-ranked Cambodia in a FIFA international football friendly at the Olympic Stadium here on Wednesday. India will play Myanmar in their AFC Asian Cup qualifiers opener on March 28, and this game was billed as a dress rehearsal. The visitors took time to ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Malai Journal: They Smashed Banks for Pol Pot. Now They’re Founding Them.

Former soldiers and ex-officials in an old Khmer Rouge redoubt in Cambodia have come to embrace capitalism with almost as much vigor as they once fought to destroy it.

- International NY Times - US

More Cambodia-Laos air links to boost tourism.

Cambodia and Laos have signed a deal to encourage regional airlines to increase their services between both countries in a bid to encourage tourism.

- BangkokPost - TH

Live India vs Cambodia International friendly, football scores and updates: Cambodia 0-0 India.

Catch all the Live updates from India's international friendly against Cambodia The post Live India vs Cambodia International friendly, football scores and updates: Cambodia 0-0 India appeared first on Firstpost.

- Firstpost - IN

International friendly: India to face Cambodia, Gurpreet to lead the boys.

India is set to face Cambodia in an international friendly on Wednesday

- Yahoo! News - US

Endangered elephant electrocuted by power pole in Cambodia

An endangered wild elephant has died in Cambodia after a power pole fell and electrocuted it, a park ranger said. Nup Thet, a ranger at Wildlife Alliance, said the three-ton animal was killed in the jungle near Cardamom National Park. Cambodia is home to some 450 wild elephants, and about 200 of them live in Cardamom ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

Endangered elephant in Cambodia electrocuted by power pole

A park ranger in Cambodia says an endangered wild elephant has died after an electrical pole fell and electrocuted the animal.

- FOX News - US

Endangered elephant in Cambodia electrocuted by power pole

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia " A park ranger in Cambodia says an endangered wild elephant has died after an electrical pole fell and electrocuted the animal.Nup Thet, a ranger at Wildlife Alliance, said the 3-ton elephant was electrocuted...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

AP Explains: What's behind conflict at sprawling Thai temple

It's more than eight times bigger than Vatican City and twice the size of Cambodia's ancient Angkor Wat, making it quite possibly the world's biggest religious complex.

- FOX News - US

International friendlies: Gurpreet Singh Sandhu to lead India against Cambodia

India's last meeting with Cambodia, at the 2007 Nehru Cup, ended in one of their biggest-ever wins in football — a 6-0 demolition of the southeast Asian nation. The post International friendlies: Gurpreet Singh Sandhu to lead India against Cambodia appeared first on Firstpost.

- Firstpost - IN

India to test waters against Cambodia

Preparing for the AFC Asian Cup Qualifiers, India will get a chance to assess their strengths and weaknesses in a match situation when they plays Cambodia in an international friendly here on Tuesday.This is India's first friendly since the 4-1 rout of Puerto Rico on home soil in September last year. Both the sides will be ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Cambodia halts export of human breast milk

Cambodia has suspended the export of human breast milk, a business pioneered last year by a former Mormon missionary.

- FOX News - US

Cambodia halts export of human breast milk

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia " Cambodia has suspended the export of human breast milk, a business pioneered last year by a former Mormon missionary.A legal officer at Cambodia's Customs Department, Rath Nisay, said Tuesday that Finance...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Cambodia rejects paying 'dirty debt' to the US

Cambodia-US relations will further deteriorate if Trump insists on collecting debt incurred by an illegitimate regime.

- Al Jazeera - QA

Cambodia: Democracy under threat amid mounting 'climate of fear' - report

CAMBODIA's ruling party under Prime Minister Hun Sen's leadership is cultivating a climate of fear' as the government continues an ongoing effort to undermine the capacity of the political opposition in the country, Southeast Asian parliamentarians have said. The post Cambodia: Democracy under threat amid mounting 'climate ...

- Asian Correspondent - HK

Dress rehearsal for India against Cambodia ahead of Asian Cup qualifiers

Phnom Penh March 21 The Indian football team will look to iron out the glitches and get their combinations right ahead of the Asian Football Confederation Asian Cup qualifiers, when they take on Cambodia in a friendly here on Wednesday. India last played against Puerto Rico in September last year, a fixture they famously ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Cambodian LGBT Comes Out of the Shadows

Cambodia's lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community is coming out with an assertion of unprecedented pride, in stark contrast to just five years ago when discrimination and bullying were usually endured in private. Gay groups have formed non-governmental organizations and the pink economy is proving lucrative for ...

- Voice of America - US

Trat trawler operators moving to Koh Kong

TRAT - Fishing boat operators in this easternmost province are moving to adjacent Koh Kong province in Cambodia because they cannot survive in business in Thailand, senior officials admit.

- BangkokPost - TH

North Korea-Cambodia Relations: The Sound of Silence

Ties between the two countries do not seem as chummy as they used to be.

- The Diplomat - US

Cambodia crackdown casting 'dark shadow', Asian MPs warn

An ongoing crackdown against opposition politicians and activists in Cambodia has cast a 'dark shadow' ahead of upcoming elections and is part of a wider authoritarian 'disease' infecting the region, Southeast Asian politicians warned on Monday.

- GMA News - PH

Cambodia halts human breast milk exports

CAMBODIA has temporarily stopped an American company from exporting locally-pumped human breast milk, AFP has learned, after reports highlighted how some of the country’s poorest women were supplementing their income through the trade. Utah-based company Ambrosia Labs claims to be the first of its kind to export human ...

- Shanghai Daily - CN

Cambodia crackdown casting ‘dark shadow’, Asian lawmakers warn

An ongoing crackdown against opposition politicians and activists in Cambodia has cast a “dark shadow” ahead of upcoming elections and is part of a wider authoritarian “disease” infecting the region, Southeast Asian politicians warned on Monday. The damning assessment comes as Cambodia plans to hold ...

- South China Morning Post - HK

Cambodia To Revise Oil Contract, Paving Way For First Oil

Cambodia will sign a revised production sharing contract this month with Singapore-listed explorer KrisEnergy to develop an offshore field that could finally produce the country's first oil.

- Rigzone.com - US

AIFF confirms friendlies with Lebanon and Palestine

New Delhi, March 20 The All India Football Federation on Monday confirmed two more international friendlies for the Indian team to be played in June and October. In addition to the international friendly against Cambodia scheduled for March 22, the Indians will be playing two more matches as part of their preparations for ...

- Yahoo! News - US

New local airline launches in Cambodia

PHNOM PENH - JC International Airlines officially launched in Cambodia on Saturday, bringing the number of local airlines operating in the kingdom to five.

- BangkokPost - TH

Cambodia sees new airline take off

A Chinese-backed airline, JC International Airlines, was launched in Cambodia on Saturday with daily flights between Phnom Penh and Siem Reap province, and Siem Reap province and Sihanoukville. Dongyan Huang, CEO of the Phnom Penh-based airline, said it launched its operation with investment capital of US$50 million. ...

- Shanghai Daily - CN

7 BFC players make national team cut

As many as seven players from Bengaluru FCwere included in the 24-man Indian team for the upcoming AFCAsian Cup qualifier tie against Myanmar. India is due to play Myanmar in their opening game of the Asian Cup qualifier on March 28. The national side will play a friendly against Cambodia on Wednesday ahead of the ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Indian football squad named for Cambodia friendly & Asian Cup qualifier

Mumbai, March 18 India chief coach Stephen Constantine on Saturday announced his 24-member football squad for the matches against Cambodia and Myanmar to be held in the coming fortnight. The international friendly against Cambodia is slated to be held at Phnom Penh next Wednesday. India hit the road again to face Myanmar on ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Sri Lanka's LOLC acquires majority stake in Cambodia's PRASAC Microfinance

Mar 18, Colombo: LOLC International Private Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Lanka ORIX Leasing Company ) and The Bank of East Asia, Limited announced Friday that they have acquired a majority interest in Cambodia's PRASAC Microfinance Institution.

- ColomboPage.com - LK

Thais waive border fees for Cambodian New Year

Thai officials will next month waive fees at border gates to allow workers from Cambodia to return home for the New Year.

- BangkokPost - TH

What's Next in Cambodia-North Korea Relations?

What role can Cambodia play amid the current crisis?

- The Diplomat - US

Thai-Cambodia rail link stalled by compensation claims

PHNOM PENH - Settlement of compensation claims for 50 families living alongside a kilometre of rail track in the border town of Poipet threatens to delay the opening of a new rail service between Cambodia and Thailand.

- BangkokPost - TH

Thailand sends condolences on death of Sok An

Thailand has expressed condolences to Cambodia over the loss of Deputy Prime Minister Sok An, a right-hand man of Prime Minister Hun Sen.

- BangkokPost - TH

Sok An, right-hand man of Cambodia's Hun Sen, dies in Beijing hospital

Sok An, a deputy prime minister of Cambodia who was one of Prime Minister Hun Sen’s closest political and personal allies, has died at age 66. A government statement Wednesday said he died of an unspecified illness at a hospital in Beijing. He had been absent from public life for several months while he was widely ...

- South China Morning Post - HK

Taiwanese tourist arrested at Phnom Penh palace with drone

A Taiwanese tourist has been arrested for using a drone camera to film prohibited areas in front of the Royal Palace in Phnom Penh.

- BangkokPost - TH

Central Group to build mall in Phnom Penh

Thailand's largest retailer is set to invest in a large shopping mall in Phnom Penh, Thai ambassador to Cambodia Nuttavudh Photisaro has revealed.

- BangkokPost - TH

Cambodia, Catholicism, and Cauliflower

The ups and downs of life in an ethnically Vietnamese community in Cambodia.

- The Diplomat - US

Hollywood Comes to Cambodia

Angelina Jolie and Netflix bring the story of the Khmer Rouge back to Cambodia and let Cambodians tell it.

- The Diplomat - US

Unlikely Partners: Cambodia and the Eurasian Economic Union

Even if the economic rewards aren't astronomical, the partnership is beneficial for both sides.

- The Diplomat - US

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