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  1. Fire damages Poipet border marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | The Nation

    ... 500 sacks of secondhand clothes were burnt and the damage was estimated to be about Bt5 million. The market in Cambodia's Banteay Meanchay province is about two kilometers from the border. Cambodia asked for water trucks from the Sa Kaew ...

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  2. Asia's vanishing communitiesRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Iol.co.za

    Century-old shop houses, twisting alleyways and temples scented with incense still pulsate with the pursuit of old trades and time-honoured rituals of families who have lived in Bangkok's Chinatown for generations.

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  3. Brasch WordsREPUBLICAN Leadership Falls on Its 'Family Values' SwordRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | American Reporter

    It's been a good week for evil. It started with a phrase in a New York Times story this past Sunday that has stuck in my head.

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  4. Asia's Old Communities Vanishing Amid Rapid GrowthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    Century-old shop houses, twisting alleyways and temples scented with incense still pulsate with the pursuit of old trades and time-honored rituals of families who have lived in Bangkok's Chinatown for generations.

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  5. We were scammed: workersRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Pnompenh Post

    ... said they had relied on Koun Khmer's services only to be rebuffed after crossing the border and sent back to Cambodia. Others were from a firm called R&T Co. Although they allegedly paid between $300 and $400 each to the recruiters, the workers were ...

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  6. Protesters leave after promisesRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Pnompenh Post

    ... choice. This time we see there is some pressure. If the [ruling Cambodian People's Party] does not do it, then the [Cambodia National Rescue Party] will. The CPP wants to win popularity," he said. Thirty-nine people, however, say they did not ...

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  7. Let the snubbing beginRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Pnompenh Post

    In a surprise move yesterday, the National Assembly voted down the appointment of top Cambodia National Rescue Party lawmakers Mu Sochua and Yim Sovann to parliamentary commissions they were expected to head, leading party president Sam Rainsy to call on the ruling party to respect the "spirit" of an agreement brokered on July 22. That agreement ... (more)

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  8. Cambodia to host rice eventRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Pnompenh Post

    Last year Cambodia held its first rice festival in Siem Reap. This year, Cambodia has been selected to host the World Rice Conference in mid-November.

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  9. In new film, trafficked men tell stories of survivival at seaRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Pnompenh Post

    The wrenching tales of three Cambodian fishermen trafficked abroad played out on screen last night as a documentary about the issue was shown.

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  10. Chinese artists stage in Cambodia to greet forthcoming Mid-Autumn festivalRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Xinhuanet

    Chinese artists in the Embrace China Art Troupe performed Chinese traditional dances, songs, martial arts and acrobatics here on Wednesday evening with an aim to greet the upcoming lunar worship and to further enhance cultural ties between China and Cambodia, an organizer said.

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  11. Meet Pang Vanny: Jailed For Wanting $2.5 More For The $100 Shirt You WearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Forbes.com

    ... to double minimum wage to $160. Pang Vanny was one of 23 people who were arrested and jailed for five months. Cambodia, where half its 15 million people are under the age of 25, is one of the poorest countries in Asia. It's been averaging a growth ...

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  12. Study: Trash Burning Causes Serious Health ProblemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Time

    A young scavenger walks near a burning pile of trash in the Anlong Pi landfill on June 11, 2014 in Siem Reap, Cambodia.

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  13. Cambodia's Garment Sector Is Getting Torn Between Poor Labor And Unyielding Foreign OwnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Forbes.com

    ... refused to double the monthly minimum wage to $160. Chhim was one of 23 people arrested and jailed for five months. Cambodia, where half the population of 15 million is under the age of 25, is one of Asia's poorest countries. But it was an early ...

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  14. Protest over landRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | The Peninsula

    Cambodian security officers carry a woman during a protest near the National Assembly in Phnom Penh yesterday as Boeung Kak lake residents, embroiled in land disputes, gather to appeal for help from the government.

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  15. Phnom Penh Noodle Soup from Reathrey Sekong: 100 Favorite DishesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Phoenix New Times

    Last year we marked the hundred day countdown to Best of Phoenix by sharing some of our favorite food folks' "Personal Best" lists .

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  16. Striking workers face dismissal from factoryRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Pnompenh Post

    Workers at a Kampong Chhnang garment factory who remain on strike today will be fired, management said yesterday, as strikers delivered a petition to the Labour Ministry.

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  17. Asia's old communities vanishing amid rapid growthRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Planning

    Century-old shop houses, twisting alleyways and temples scented with incense still pulsate with the pursuit of old trades and time-honored rituals of families who have lived in Bangkok's Chinatown for generations.

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  18. Malaysia PM condemns 'appalling' actions of James Foley's killersRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Asian Correspondent

    ... by IS militants last week. Najib joined other ASEAN state leaders, such as Indonesia's Susilo Bambang Yodhoyono and Cambodia's Hun Sen, in condemning the actions of the militants. Najib did not refer specifically to James Foley's death in the ...

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  19. Cambodia's TRC slaps VoIP providers for non-payment of feesRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    In a statement published on 22 August and later reported by The Phnom Penh Post, the has demanded that the firms involved - which include Hiway Telecom Cambodia, Cambodia Data Communication, DialAny Internet Telecom and WiCam Corporation - pay their 2013 fees by 30 August or have their VoIP access code dismissed and removed.

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  20. Government Ministers, Business Leaders and Economists Confirmed for Cambodian Investment ConferenceRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Hispanic Business

    The keynote speech will be delivered by , the chairman of Prudential Corporation Asia -- which is a leading sponsor of the conference.

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