- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsOct 05 04:06 PM
By Astrid Zweynert PREAH AONG KAR, Cambodia (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Hing Phon thought she was losing her mind when night after night terrifying nightmares jolted her awake as she dreamt of her husband, eldest son and 18 other relatives being killed by the Khmer Rouge during their brutal reign in Cambodia. Pitting poorer farmers against richer ones, the Khmer Rouge inflicted extreme ...
- Thomas Reuters FondationOct 05 04:11 PM
PREAH AONG KAR, Cambodia, Oct 6 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - H ing Phon thought she was losing her mind when night after night terrifying nightmares jolted her awake as she dreamt of her husband, eldest son and 18 other relatives being killed by the Khmer Rouge during their brutal reign in Cambodia.
- Knowledge at WhartonOct 06 12:14 PM
The U.S. dollar accounts for 83% of total transactions and more than 90% of bank deposits in Cambodia. The central bank is now urging citizens to use the riel, the country’s local currency.
- IANS via Yahoo Maktoob NewsOct 05 12:32 AM
Phnom Penh, Oct 5 (IANS) Cambodia's economic growth is expected to slightly ease to 6.9 percent this year, 0.2 percentage point lower than the 7.1 percent growth last year, according to a World Bank report released on Monday. The country's economic growth depends mainly on agriculture, tourism, garment exports and construction, Xinhua news agency reported. The slightly lower growth for 2015 was...
- Voice of AmericaOct 05 02:18 AM
On a leafy campus near Cambodia’s capital Phnom Penh, a group of 50 schoolchildren are benefiting from a bold educational experiment with a dual aim: to turn out youngsters who can improve the country, and to develop a model program that can be replicated internationally. In 2012 staff from the Liger Learning Center interviewed hundreds of children across Cambodia to find the most promising ...
- The GuardianOct 07 03:45 AM
Cambodia’s peaceful, spiritual side is on display in Mate Valtr ’s images of Angkor Wat and Siem Reap Follow us on Instagram at guardiantravelsnaps Continue reading...
- Phnom Penh PostOct 06 06:30 PM
The conclusion of the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement has industry insiders in Cambodia split over whether or not the new pact will limit the Kingdom’s trade growth potential in the US market and see future investments diverted to Vietnam.
- Science DailyOct 05 07:49 AM
Tuberculosis (TB) is still a major health problem in Cambodia. New research in the slums of Phnom Penh, where tuberculosis (TB) wreaks havoc, has helped to develop a more effective approach to actively detect TB cases by using new diagnostic tools and strong involvement by the local community. The new approach allowed health workers to detect TB cases more quickly, which reduces the risk of ...
- Phnom Penh PostOct 06 06:31 PM
Cambodia's central bank will temporarily suspend its eight-month campaign to bring informal moneylenders into its fold as it lacks the resources to review the mountain of registration applications it has received and needs time to tweak the licensing requirements, a National Bank of Cambodia (NBC) official said yesterday.
- Phnom Penh PostOct 04 05:11 PM
Cambodia's anti-money laundering agency is unable to investigate or penalise financial institutions that break the law, leaving the country open to exploitation by organised crime, according to a senior official in the unit.
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