Category Archives: Politics

Cambodia’s Ruling Party Backs Off Threats to ‘Extradite’ Opposition Demonstrators From South Korea

Cambodia's ruling party has backed off of earlier threats it would request that the government of South Korea extradite members of the banned opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) as they gather in Gwangju this weekend in protest of Prime

Cambodia’s Ruling Party Backs Off Threats to ‘Extradite’ Opposition Demonstrators From South Korea

Cambodia's ruling party has backed off of earlier threats it would request that the government of South Korea extradite members of the banned opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) as they gather in Gwangju this weekend in protest of Prime

Philippines Edges Back into US Alliance as New Friend China Stirs Anger

TAIPEI The Philippines is edging further back into a once strained alliance with the United States as China, a friend of three years, keeps challenging Manila's maritime claims and offers less aid than many Filipinos had hoped.Philippine-U.S. coopera...

U.S Sends New Year Best Wishes to Cambodian People

The U.S. Department of State spokesperson Ms. Morgan Ortagus has issued a press statement extending New Year best wishes to the Cambodian people. The full press statement reads as follows:"On behalf of the Government of the United States of

Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on 11 April, 2019.Source: Agency Kampuchea Press

Cambodian Delegation Attends the Celebration of 100th Anniversary of ILO

Cambodian delegation led by H.E. Ith Samheng, Minister of Labour and Vocational Training, has been on a visit in the United States of America to attend the commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the establishment of the International Labour Organisa...

Cambodia’s Government Defends Decision to Hire US Lawmaker to Lobby Congress

Cambodia's government on Tuesday defended its decision to hire a U.S. state lawmaker to lobby on behalf of its interests in Congress, amid a low point in relations between Washington and Phnom Penh prompted by democratic rollbacks in the Southeast

Cambodia’s Government Defends Decision to Hire US Lawmaker to Lobby Congress

Cambodia's government on Tuesday defended its decision to hire a U.S. state lawmaker to lobby on behalf of its interests in Congress, amid a low point in relations between Washington and Phnom Penh prompted by democratic rollbacks in the Southeast

Cambodia steps up fight against climate change

PHNOM PENH, 8 April 2019 - Considered one of the most vulnerable countries in the world to the effects of climate change, the Royal Government of Cambodia is taking major steps to improve its resilience and reduce its disaster risk

Cambodia Plans to Build Another Hydropower Dam and Two Solar Power Stations

An 80-megawatt hydropower dam and two more solar power stations would be built to further support the electricity demand in the country.These energy projects were part of the agenda of today's cabinet meeting held here under the chairmanship of Prime