- Eastday.comMay 04 01:29 AM
PURSAT, Cambodia -- Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen and Chinese Ambassador to Cambodia Bu Jianguo on Monday jointly broke ground for the construction of a 182-km national road No. 55, which stretches from Pursat province's central part to Thai border.
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsApr 23 07:59 PM
BANGKOK (AP) — Still haunted by the Vietnam War next door and the 1970s genocide that followed, Cambodia is not exactly the place that the world's refugees dream of reaching.
- Phnom Penh PostMay 03 06:23 PM
Cambodia is one of the poorest countries in the ASEAN region. Despite steady economic growth in the past decade, development has benefited the top layer of the population, leaving the urban and rural poor far behind.
- The StandardMay 03 11:37 PM
Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen and Chinese Ambassador to Cambodia Bu Jianguo jointly broke ground for the construction of a 182-kilometer national r...
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsApr 16 02:29 AM
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Refugees from Africa, the Middle East and South Asia who are being held on the Pacific atoll of Nauru after being rejected by Australia could soon be paid to resettle in impoverished Cambodia in an arrangement by the Australian government that has been condemned by human rights activists as inhumane and potentially dangerous.
- Phnom Penh PostApr 30 09:33 AM
When I say I work with people with disabilities in Cambodia, the typical response is “Oh, you mean landmine victims?” The answer is no. Those I work with far outnumber this group, and yet they have waited over 20 years for recognition. I believe they cannot wait any longer.
- Sentinel & EnterpriseMay 04 05:53 AM
LOWELL -- As a 6-year-old, Sayon Soeun was taken from his family in Cambodia and forced to become a child soldier when the communist Khmer Rouge regime took its brutal grip on the country in 1974.
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsApr 19 11:13 PM
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Five asylum seekers from Sri Lanka, Myanmar and Iran have agreed to be among the first to leave the Pacific island nation of Nauru for Cambodia under a deal that allows refugees rejected by Australia to be resettled in the Southeast Asian country, a refugee advocate said Monday.
- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsApr 16 07:11 PM
By Matt Siegel SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia is struggling to convince refugees held in offshore detention to voluntarily resettle in Cambodia under a bi-lateral deal, a refugee advocate group said on Friday, despite the government insisting that the first transfers are imminent. Australia has been criticized at home and abroad for its tough immigration policies, including sending asylum seekers...
- Phnom Penh PostMay 01 06:04 PM
When news broke that American platinum-selling singer Demi Lovato was to perform in Cambodia on the final leg of her Demi World Tour, the collective squeal of delight from fans could be heard all the way from Angkor Wat to Kampot.
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