Cambodia Newswire (Page 5)

Cambodia Newswire (Page 5)

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

Results 81 - 100 of 15,781 in Cambodia

  1. WRAPUP 2-Brazil Zika cases raise concern of virus transmission beyond mosquitoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Reuters

    ... 4, 2016. A health official looks at the mosquitos collected to check for Zika virus, at a village in Phnom Penh, Cambodia February 4, 2016. A health official shows the mosquitos which were collected to check for Zika virus, at a village in Phnom ...

    Comment?

  2. Brazil Zika cases raise concern of virus transmission beyond mosquitoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Reuters

    ... 4, 2016. A health official looks at the mosquitos collected to check for Zika virus, at a village in Phnom Penh, Cambodia February 4, 2016. A health official shows the mosquitos which were collected to check for Zika virus, at a village in Phnom ...

    Comment?

  3. Link About It: This Week's Picks: How an NYC rat made it in show biz, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Cool Hunting

    ... faced murder, rape and an attempt to destroy their culture. Head to YouTube to watch their reactions. In Siem Reap, Cambodia, a new museum, called the Angkor Panorama Museum recently opened. It features dizzying displays of grandiose artworks, ...

    Comment?

  4. US Zika case sparks questions about sex and mosquito germsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Echo

    Cambodian health officials visited three sites in Phnom Penh on Thursday in order to catch mosquitoes and larvae for Zika virus tests. A third study found the virus in the breast milk of infected mothers, and concluded that two babies who tested positive for Zika virus within days of birth possibly acquired it from their mothers' bodily fluids during pregnancy or birth.

    Comment?

  5. DSI: Rong Kluea market hub of fake productsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Bangkok Post

    Soldiers inspect the scene of the riot at Rong Kluea market on Wednesday after rescuing Department of Special Investigation officials from angry Cambodian vendors, alongside an overturned DSI vehicle. The Department of Special Investigation has insisted it does have the authority to raid shops in Rong Kluea border market in Sa Kaeo's Aranyaprathet district without prior consultation with local authorities.

    Comment?

  6. Activists hold placards and chant slogans as they protest outside the ...Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Daily Star

    ... as health officials collect mosquitos and larva at her home to check for Zika virus at a village in Phnom Penh, Cambodia February 4, 2016. Photo: Reuters The exhumed body of the mystic saint Padre Pio lies in a glass sepulchre 40 years after his ...

    Comment?

  7. Thai cops take a beating from counterfeit goods tradersRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Standard

    Thai police were licking their wounds yestereday after an enraged mob of vendors chased them away when they tried to seize fake goods at a famous border market. The Department of Special Investigation said 12 officers were injured when police and French Embassy observers went to the Rong Kluea market on the border with Cambodia to seize items such as fake perfumes that violate intellectual proper... Thai police were licking their wounds yestereday after an enraged mob of vendors chased them away when they tried to seize fake goods at a famous border market.

    Comment?

  8. Cambodia border fake goods raid: 12 injured officers, truck overturnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Bangkok Post

    A damaged utility vehicle lies on its side following an attack by about 400 Cambodian traders during a Department of Special Investigation seizure of counterfeit goods at Rong Kluea Market in Sa Kaeo's Aranyaprathet district yesterday. The violence left 12 officials injured.

    Comment?

  9. Government aims to preserve Cambodia's coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Pnompenh Post

    Officials from the Ministry of Land Management, Urban Planning and Construction, the Ministry of Tourism, and the Ministry of Environment are working closely to devise a campaign to cut down on environmental pollution caused by unmitigated development in Cambodia's four coastal provinces - Sihanoukville, Kep, Kampot and Koh Kong. Senior Minister Im Chhun Lim of the Ministry of Land Management, Urban Planning and Constrution spoke in a seminar on Monday in Sihanoukville about increasing Cambodia's judicial standards for coastal management and development, which includes, specifically, Sihanoukville's coastal renovation campaign.

    Comment?

  10. Sector unsure over construction law implementationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Pnompenh Post

    ... of drafting, there were already legal mechanisms in place supposedly regulating the construction industry in Cambodia in the form of a general land management law that was passed in 1994. This law from 1994 however, is not a consistent document but ...

    Comment?

  11. Increasing number of small real estate companies cater to growing middle classRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Pnompenh Post

    ... today. His involvement in real estate began after looking for rental houses for expats coming to work for NGOs in Cambodia. "In 2011 or 2012, I began working at Phnom Penh Real Estate which provided real estate renting, selling and buying services ...

    Comment?

  12. Obama takes heat for inviting Prayuth Chan-ocha, Thailand coup leader, to summitRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Washington Times

    ... that exercise is proceeding, all 10 leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations - which includes Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam - will gather at Mr. Obama's invitation ...

    Comment?

  13. MomentumEVIL Eating EvilRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | 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.

    Comment?

  14. New details slowly emerge for Phnom Penh's Master PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Pnompenh Post

    ... but acknowledges its significance for the real estate sector. "Commonly, we have found [that] regulations in Cambodia always come after actions have already been taken. For me, it is not uncommon and new that actions have been taken before the ...

    Comment?

  15. Bavet SEZ hashes out fears with deputy PMRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Pnompenh Post

    A representative of a Svay Rieng province special economic zone that was rocked by violent strikes in December discussed security and law enforcement during a meeting on Tuesday with Deputy Prime Minister Men Sam An, the province's ruling party lawmaker. The Phnom Penh meeting, which was conducted with the Garment Manufacturers Association in Cambodia, comes after thousands of workers went on strike at two Bavet town SEZs over 2016's minimum wage and repeatedly clashed with police for two weeks in mid-December.

    Comment?

  16. Cambodians 'in custody' in MalaysiaRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Pnompenh Post

    Three Cambodian miA grants are reportedly being held by Malaysian immigration authorities after complaining of poor working conditions at a house-cleaning company they had been connected with through a Cambodian overseas recruitment firm. Mao Na, 42, said that her daughter, Tha Siney, 21, migrated alongside six women from Tamoul Grom village in Kampong Chhnang province to Malaysia to work with the H2O cleaning company through APTSE & C Cambodia Resource company last May. Siney, along with Soth Sok, 19, and Hout Saren, 19, was "arrested" outside their shared residence on January 16, said Na.

    Comment?

  17. Sihanoukville beach to be cleared of fences, says gov'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Pnompenh Post

    ... The group has been tasked with resolving construction and land issue pertaining to beach access and preservation in Cambodia's four coastal provinces.

    Comment?

  18. Law needed to protect informantsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Pnompenh Post

    Transperancy International Cambodia yesterday called on the authorities to fulfill their commitment to the introduction of a whistleblower law, saying it would be key in protecting those who otherwise might not call out corruption. TI released the results of a survey of 1,200 Cambodian youths, aged between 15 and 30, at a seminar in Phnom Penh yesterday.

    Comment?

  19. Rally spending is accounted for, ACU toldRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Pnompenh Post

    Opposition lawmaker Real Camerin has written to the Anti-Corruption Unit to refute allegations he embezzled $55,000 to fund a mass border rally to inspect allegations of Vietnamese encroachment in July last year, saying he had just $10 left over after the trip's expenses. Three anonymous complaints were lodged with the ACU in July, accusing the CNRP parliamentarian of pocketing most of the cash donated for the excursion to Svay Rieng province's Kampong Ro district, which was organised amid heightened political tensions over the sensitive border issue.

    Comment?

  20. Coca-Cola sales dip, but set to growRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Pnompenh Post

    People look at a scale model of the proposed Coca-Cola factory last year during a ground-breaking ceremony at the PPSEZ. The Cambodia Beverage Company Ltd, the local producer and distributor of Coca-Cola products, has reported a slight dip in overall sales in 2015, which it attributed to a flood of illegal beverage imports.

    Comment?