Cambodia Newswire (Page 5)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Cambodia. (Page 5)

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  1. BANGKOK: How Sino-Thai relations were sparked off 40 years agoRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 28 | Asia News Network

    ... Thammasat University by ultra-rightist groups, Tej said. Thailand and China became very close after Vietnam invaded Cambodia and got rid of the notorious Khmer Rouge regime in late 1978. At that time, China helped prevent Vietnam from expanding into ...

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  2. Thai and Cambodian traders sign tens of business deals, worth nearly THB 2,000mRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 28 | Pattaya Mail

    Nearly a hundred of senior Thai officials and entrepreneurs from six lower northeastern provinces met with counterparts from five Cambodian border provinces on June 26th in Siem Reap, Cambodia, to discuss their cooperation in trade, investment and tourism. Surin Governor Niran Kalayanamit led 39 officials and 57 Thai entrepreneurs from Nakhon Ratchasima, Buriram, Surin, Chaiyaphum, and another two provinces sharing their border with Cambodia - Ubon Ratchathani and Si Sa Ket to a meeting with representatives from neighboring Cambodia.

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  3. New KR memorials in worksRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 28 | Pnompenh Post

    Schoolchildren examine a new genocide memorial sign at a high school in Kampot province's Chum Kiri district late last year. DC-CAM The Documentation Center of Cambodia is raising money for the second instalment of its Cambodian Genocide Education Memorial Project.

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  4. Meas Muth hosted Peace Corps volunteerRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 28 | Pnompenh Post

    Meas Muth, a former navy chief of the Khmer Rouge and war-crimes suspect, smokes a cigarette at his house in Battambang province last week. A current volunteer for the United States' Peace Corps program in Cambodia lived with alleged Khmer Rouge war criminal Meas Muth for several months last year as part of his official service in Battambang's Samlot district, the program has acknowledged.

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  5. Employers need to sacrifice tooRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 28 | Pnompenh Post

    The Phnom Penh Post article titled Unions agree to push for $177 wage at meet published on June 23 reflects a debate on what should be the appropriate level of the legal minimum wage in Cambodia today. Ken Loo, secretary-general of the Garment Manufacturers Association in Cambodia, was quoted as saying about the unions' target that "$177 per month is unreasonable, and much higher than other competing garment manufacturing countries".

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  6. ACU guidelines short on detailsRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 28 | Pnompenh Post

    ... ACU last week released a book aimed at educating businesses on the implementation of systems to combat corruption. Cambodia's Anti-Corruption Unit launched a guidebook for businesses last week to create internal systems to prevent corrupt practices, ...

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  7. Thousands raised for CNRP TVRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 28 | Pnompenh Post

    The Cambodia National Rescue Party reportedly raised nearly $35,000 in one day of fundraising to finance what party chief Sam Rainsy affirmed over the weekend will be an objective TV station, which will deal with issues such as border disputes, corruption and land grabs. Addressing a hundreds-strong crowd during a fundraiser at the CNRP's headquarters in Phnom Penh's Chak Angre Leu commune on Saturday, Rainsy declared the creation of Sun TV a turning point in the country's political history.

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  8. CPP marks 64th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Pnompenh Post

    ... operations," he said. He hailed the political deal reached on July 22 last year between the CPP and the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party, which was responsible for the creation of the new laws that outline the organisation and function of ...

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  9. Cousin pursues promise to 'bring Joseph home' from Koh TangRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Stars and Stripes

    ... about a week after the battle after Hargrove was caught stealing food and then tried to escape. KOH TANG, Cambodia - Cary Turner sank ankle deep into the fine white sand wherehe believes his cousin's body was buried, accompanied by the man who says ...

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  10. Peace Corps volunteer found homestay with Meas MuthRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 28 | Pnompenh Post

    Meas Muth, a former navy chief of the Khmer Rouge and war-crimes suspect, smokes a cigarette at his house in Battambang province last week. A current volunteer for the United States' Peace Corps program in Cambodia lived with alleged Khmer Rouge war criminal Meas Muth for several months last year as part of his official service in Battambang's Samlot district, the program has acknowledged.

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  11. MP 'injured' at borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Pnompenh Post

    Cambodia National Rescue Party lawmaker Real Camerin is carried away from the Vietnam-Cambodia border on the weekend in Svay Rieng province after he was allegedly hit in the head. PHOTO SUPPLIED More than a dozen people were injured in a clash yesterday afternoon, when two opposition party lawmakers led some 200 Cambodians to inspect the Cambodia-Vietnam border in Svay Rieng province.

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  12. Farmer released after land dispute scuffleRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 28 | Pnompenh Post

    Military police in Kampong Cham province yesterday released a man they arrested after an alleged physical altercation with another man over a years-long land dispute in nearby Tbong Khmum province. On Friday morning, Phun Chhoeurn, 55, had hired another man to plough land for a rice paddy on part of a 475-hectare patch in Tbong Khmum's Dambe district.

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  13. AmaWaterways offers special pricing for solo cruisersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Examiner.com

    ... starting at $2,899 Tulip Time Cruise - 7-night cruise roundtrip from Amsterdam, starting at $2,499 Vietnam, Cambodia & the Riches of the Mekong - 7-night cruise from Siem Reap to Ho Chi Minh City, starting at $2,299 AmaWaterways also offers other ...

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  14. How Sino-Thai relations were sparked off 40 years agoRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 28 | The Nation

    ... Thammasat University by ultra-rightist groups, Tej said. Thailand and China became very close after Vietnam invaded Cambodia and got rid of the notorious Khmer Rouge regime in late 1978. At that time, China helped prevent Vietnam from expanding into ...

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  15. Koh Tang: Survivors of last Vietnam battle go back to honor missing comradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Stars and Stripes

    ... link Lightbox link Lightbox link Lightbox link Lightbox link Lightbox link Lightbox link Lightbox link KOH TANG, Cambodia - Forty years ago, scores of inexperienced U.S. servicemembers waged a largely forgotten battle in a largely unknown place to ...

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  16. Groups fight for their livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Bangkok Post

    ... month. "If passed, the new NGO law will be like a knife at the throat of independent civil society organisations in Cambodia," Phil Robertson, deputy Asia Director of Human Rights Watch, told Spectrum. Essentially, critics say, the NGO law will make ...

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  17. 'Transitioning Cambodia' Photo Book Illustrates Cambodia's Uneven DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Global Voices Online

    ... Ministers and the office of the Prime Minister can be seen in the background. Photo by Nicolas Axelrod (7/7/2011) Cambodia has undergone rapid development in the past two decades but inequality and poverty continue to plague the country. It has ...

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  18. The magical tattoo artists of CambodiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | South China Morning Post

    Believed to ward off bad luck, sacred tattoos have centuries of history in Southeast Asia. Nathan Thompson meets the remaining sak yant masters of Cambodia, where civil war all but killed off the holy art form A student of tattoo master Teven Say displays his ink in his mentor's studio in Siem Reap, Cambodia.

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  19. Couple's dedication to children of CambodiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | NEWS.com.au

    ... giving some of Cambodias poorest kids a head start in life. THREE years ago, the children of Oudong, in Cambodia, played in the dust with little prospect of a healthy life or education. But thanks to the efforts of Adelaide's Paul and Aileen Munn, a ...

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  20. Could damming the Mekong destroy south-east Asia's greatest river and food bowl?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | The Age

    Ota Khami, 55, stands on a boat over where his home was before it was bulldozed to make way for the Sesan 2 dam. Stung Treng, Cambodia: The company's bulldozers came early one morning and pushed Ota Khami's wooden stilted house into muddy waters swirling towards the Mekong, the 4345-kilometre river whose roaring currents, waterfalls and gorges have long enchanted travellers and inspired explorers.

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