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  1. Zaha Hadid's Sleuk Rith Institute re-imagines the meaning of memorialRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | WICU12 Erie

    How can architecture help a nation cope with traumatic history? A Cambodian institute designed by Zaha Hadid attempts to find a new answer to the question. Due for construction in 2015, the Sleuk Rith Institute, designed by Pritzker-winning Hadid, will be a landmark genocide memorial for Cambodia, breaking away from stereotypes of commemorative architecture.

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  2. Cambodia's stunning memorial to genocideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | CNN

    Designed by starchitect Zaha Hadid, the structure marks her first major use of wood, using sustainably sourced timber, according to the designer. Hadid took inspiration from Cambodia's temples, particularly the lesser known Banteay Srei, also known as the "Citadel of Women."

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

    Friday Nov 21 | 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. Asylum seekers in Cambodia suffer extortion, discrimination, probe findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | The Age

    ... he is an ethnic Tamil. Human Rights has released a report detailing how asylum seekers and refugees living in Cambodia face hardships including difficulties obtaining employment, denial of access to education, substandard access to health services, ...

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  5. Australia: Reconsider Nauru Refugee Transfers to CambodiaRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | PressReleasePoint

    Australia's Immigration Minister Scott Morrison smiles next to Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sar Kheng after a signing ceremony between Cambodia and Australia relating to the settlement of refugees, at the Interior Ministry in Phnom Penh September 26, 2014. "The Australian government shouldn't make the refugees in Nauru suffer further by dumping them in a place unable to adequately resettle or reintegrate them.

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  6. COG vision sets four priorities: WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... to clean drinking water," Williams emphasized. Embodying the action Williams asked for, PCL has entered Phnom Penh, Cambodia, where the organization is working to rebuild the city and "provide access to drinking water, access to medical care and ...

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  7. Students use time to help orphansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Townsville Bulletin

    A GROUP of school leavers are swapping sun-soaked celebrations for the chance to make a difference at a Cambodian orphanage. While their peers will hit Schoolies celebrations, 13 graduates from The Cathedral School will leave on Sunday to spend two weeks volunteering outside of Phnom Penh.

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  8. Cambodian Opposition Criticizes Dependence on China Aid MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Voice of America

    Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen shakes hands with China's President Xi Jinping before a meeting at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, Nov. 7, 2014. Beijing recently pledged more than $500 million in aid for Cambodia, which needs about $1 billion in foreign aid each year to operate the government.

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  9. Kate Korpi Salon Opens In CambodiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Patch.com

    Kate Korpi Salon hosts grand opening in Cambodia Shoreline Area News Reception areaThe Justice and Soul Foundation is hosting the grand opening of the Kate Korpi Salon in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

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  10. New market study, "Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar Business Forecast Report Q4 2014", has been publishedRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | PR-inside.com

    ... .. The recently-inked agreement between the ruling Cambodia People's Party (CPP) and opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) is a step forward in reducing the risk of ...

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  11. Why Karaoke is Important to Immigrants in OCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | OC Weekly

    For Asian Americans, there's an odd sense of comfort in holding a mic and singing along to the midi version of schmaltzy pop hits. Whether they're tunes by Basil Valdez, Sin Sisamouth or Frank Sinatra, played in private rooms or set against chintzy lights and throbbing bass, the sight of lyrics flashing on a large TV screen brings back memories of Manila, Seoul or Phnom Penh.

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  12. Life with Diabetes in CambodiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Diabetes Mine

    Around the world we go, with our Global Diabetes Series , showcasing individuals grappling with this disease all over the planet. Today, we're proud to bring you a report from Cambodia - one of ten countries in Southeast Asia, slightly smaller than Oklahoma, that lies between Thailand, Laos, Vietnam and the Gulf of Thailand.

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  13. Five killed in nightclub blaze in CambodiaRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Newkerala.com

    Five people, including an Australian tourist, were killed in a fire early Tuesday at a nightclub in the northern resort city of Siem Reap, a local fire-fighting official said. "Three women and two men, including a 32-year-old Australian man, were killed in the blaze, and other two women were seriously injured," Chhoeun Chheng, deputy chief of the Siem Reap provincial fire-fighting police office, told Xinhua.

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  14. Whose Rights Is The Hun Sen Government In Cambodia Protecting?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Forbes.com

    ... Twitter: @mbahree or contact me through e-mail: Megha.Bahree@gmail.com. Two separate incidents in the past week in Cambodia-a crackdown on protestors and a scuttling of the minimum wage demands for garment sector workers-are raising serious ...

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  15. Siem Reap: plenty of tasty food at a good priceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | KnowIT

    Tonight I had dinner with friends at Siem Reap in Dixon St. It's a Cambodian restaurant with mains at about $24. I had the Bai Char with chicken: pan fried rice cooked with fresh vegetables and eggs, and unfortunately forgot to take a photo before I started eating.

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  16. Discover the ancient Angkor temples in CambodiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Examiner.com

    The temples of Angkor in Cambodia are one of the world's most fascinating architectural sites. The Khmer civilization constructed a huge metropolis on the site between 802 and 1220 A.D. The more than 100 stone monuments you'll see standing at the site today are the surviving remains of an impressive settlement site that once included houses, palaces and public buildings.

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  17. Sydney fire victim a 'special spirit'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Sydney Morning Herald

    The family of young Sydney man Tom Ricketson, who was killed in a nightclub fire in Cambodia, say they will remember him as a "warm and wonderful human being". The blaze broke out at the Hip Hop Club at around 2am as the result of an electrical fault, according to local police.

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  18. Hitachi: Commencement of Feasibility Study on Development and...Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Sys-Con Media

    Tokyo, Nov 19, 2014 - - Hitachi, Ltd. today announced that it will commence a feasibility study on the implementation of a business to develop and operate the Phnom Penh South Special Economic Zone , a new industrial park in Kandal Province, Cambodia. Hitachi today entered into a memorandum of understanding with the three companies with which it will jointly conduct this feasibility study: Forval Corporation , Japan Development Institute Ltd. , and Heng Development Co., Ltd. , a local Cambodian real estate company .

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  19. Indonesian's PR status revoked for attempting to bribe immigration officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | The Star Online

    ... Siem Reap nightclub fire Five people, including an Australian tourist, died in a fire at a nightclub in Siem Reap, Cambodia on Tuesday. The fire broke out at around 2am and the authorities suspect that it was caused by an electrical fault. Two ...

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  20. Politicians Kingdom of CambodiaRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Captain Thunder's NASCAR News

    Politicians Kingdom of Cambodia Politicians Kingdom of Cambodia, the former king. 1960 Sihanouk became head of state.

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