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  1. Gemstone buyers abroad should avoid deals too good to be trueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Los Angeles Times

    ... know what they're doing, and be wary of deals to good to be true Question: My sister and I were in Siem Reap, Cambodia, in March, and our tour guide took us to some temples in Angkor. After the tour, he took us to a jewelry store in Siem Reap. I ...

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  2. Cambodian prince struck in hit-and-run accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Bangkok Post

    Cambodia's Prince Norodom Ranariddh was struck by a hit-and-run driver, leaving six people, including his wife, injured, local media reported Monday. A spokesman for the country's Funcinpec political party, which the prince heads, stopped short of calling the Saturday incident in Kampong Cham province political terrorism, but he told the Phnom Penh Post it was "not normal".

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  3. Internet users in Cambodia expected to reach 9.5 mln by 2020: officialRead the original story

    Monday Apr 27 | Xinhuanet

    Cambodian Minister of Posts and Telecommunications Prak Sokhonn said Monday that the country' s internet users are likely to reach up to 9.5 million by 2020, or 65 percent of the nation's estimated 14.7 million people. "In Cambodia, internet penetration rate is currently just over 30 percent,"he said at the opening of a telecommunication seminar, which was co-sponsored by Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology solutions provider.

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  4. Cambodian officer arrested in Sa Kaeo with artefactsRead the original story

    Monday Apr 27 | Bangkok Post

    Soeun Oeun, 38, a military police officer in Cambodia's Battambang province, was stopped and searched by Thai soldiers after entering the kingdom late Saturday at a Sa Kaeo province border crossing in Thma Puok district of Banteay Meanchey province in Cambodia, the Phnom Penh Post reported Monday. "Thai soldiers kept hold of the three statues but have handed over the suspect and his car to Cambodian authorities," Lt Col Men Phirum told the newspaper.

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  5. Malaysia: ASEAN to avoid confronting China in S. China SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Malaysia's leader said Monday that Southeast Asian countries will avoid direct confrontation with China but push for a quick conclusion to a binding code of conduct to govern behavior in the disputed waters of the South China Sea.

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  6. AAC 2015 - Indonesian President Calls for Revival of AAC SpiritRead the original story

    Monday Apr 27 | Sys-Con Media

    Indonesian President Joko Widodo called on Asian-African countries to reinvigorate the spirit of the Asian and African Conference and encourage cooperation in all sectors to improve the people's welfare in the region. "I invite all leaders to rekindle the spirit of Asia-Africa, which was endorsed by our predecessors," Joko Widodo stated at the Merdeka Building here on Friday he affirmed.

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  7. Cambodia: Drop Restrictive Organizations LawRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Organizations (LANGO) public and engage in an open consultation process with nongovernmental groups. Cambodia's donors should inform the government that they will reject attempts to arbitrarily de-register organizations or otherwise curb basic ...

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  8. MoreRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2015 | VietNam News

    ... country also include the 2015 HCM City Expo held by the HCM City Investment and Trade Promotion Centre (ITPC) in Cambodia's Battambang Province between April 1 and 5. Salt producers in coastal Mekong Delta provinces have incurred losses since salt ...

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  9. Backgrounder: Chronology of ASEAN summitsRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 26 | Xinhuanet

    ... on Joint Action to Counter Terrorism and a Declaration on HIV/AIDS. The 8th ASEAN Summit was held in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, in November 2002. The leaders discussed and reached a consensus on regional and international issues of common concern, which ...

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  10. Post your commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | Bangkok Post

    ... island reclamation projects in the northern part of the sea and called on Asean to stop China in its tracks. Cambodia is among member nations that have played down the sea dispute. Cambodian Foreign Minister Hor Namhong yesterday focused on security ...

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  11. Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying was in Kuala Lumpur to attend the Asean Leadership Forum.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | South China Morning Post

    Hong Kong is set to play a more active role in Southeast Asia with the likely conclusion next year of an Asean-Hong Kong free-trade pact, Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying told the Asean Leadership Forum in Kuala Lumpur yesterday. Leung was in the Malaysian capital on a two-day visit to attend the forum and hold talks on trade and tourism with Asean leaders including Singapore's Lee Hsien Loong, Cambodia's Hun Sen and Thongsing Thammavong from Laos.

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  12. Australia on shaky ground over refugeesRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 26 | The Nation

    ... Sea off the coast of Libya..Now it transpires that Australia is trying to offload these unfortunate people on Cambodia under the dubious care of the unsavoury Hun Sen, hardly a shining beacon of democratic government with a proven respect for human ...

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  13. Hundreds of illegal workers apprehendedRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 26 | The Nation

    Paramilitary rangers and police joined forces to crackdown on a major supplier of illegal workers in Sa Kaew's Aranyaprathet district and rounded up 408 Cambodian workers - 336 males and 72 females - before they were transported to employers yesterday. The authorities are looking for the Thai investor behind the crime.

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  14. Leaked ASEAN Document Focuses on South China SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Voice of America

    The Association of the Southeast Asian Nations flag, right, leads the flags of the 10 member countries during the ASEAN Regional Forum meeting in Singapore. A final draft of the 26th ASEAN Chairman's Statement says the group will call for intensified consultations on a code of conduct for the South China Sea.

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  15. Chinaa s Hong Kong to ink FTA with ASEAN by 2016: chief executiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | Manila Bulletin

    Representatives of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations link arms for a group photo during the ASEAN Foreign Ministers Meeting held yesterday at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Center, Malaysia. They are Foreign Ministers U Wunna Maung Ling of Myanmar, Albert F. del Rosario of Philippines, K. Shanmugam of Singapore, Tansak Patimapragon of Thailand, Pham Binh Minh of Vietnam, Anifah Aman of Malaysia, Dr. Thongloun Sisoulith of Laos, Brunei Second Minister of Foreign Affairs Lim Jock Seng, Hor Namhong of Cambodia, Retno Marsudi of Indonesia, and ASEAN Secretary General Le Luong Minh.

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  16. Philippines urges ASEAN to stop China in South China SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | Newsday

    Foreign ministers of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations , from left to right, Thailand's Tanasak Patimapragorn, Cambodia's Hor Namhong, Vietnam's Pham Binh Minh, Philippines' Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario, Laos' Thongloun Sisoulith arrive for the 26th ASEAN Summit Foreign Ministers Meeting at Kuala Lumpur Convention Center in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Sunday, April 26, 2015. Photo Credit: AP KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - -- The Philippines on Sunday urged its fellow Southeast Asian countries to take immediate steps to halt land reclamation by China in the disputed waters of the South China Sea, warning that failure to do so will see Beijing take "de facto control" of the area.

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  17. City of wonder: Siem ReapRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2015 | China Daily

    ... each decorated with an intricate relief or carving that has lasted through the ages. Siem Reap, in northern Cambodia, has been attracting swathes of tourists since it was "rediscovered" by French explorers about 300 years ago, and today is one of ...

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  18. Homes away from homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... largest secondary school. Over the past decade, the North Shore college has sent teams of student volunteers to Cambodia where they have painted buildings, delivered health packs, games and books and entertained children at the New Future For ...

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  19. More Reader Pics: ANZAC Services 2015 | pictures, photosRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | The Advocate

    Burnie, Somerset and Wynyard scouts on guard at the Burnie Cenotaph on Friday night. Here is Jaspa Pyke on guard. Picture: Ben Pyke. Ian McLachlan, of Port Sorell visting his son in Cambodia. 300 attended the service at the Australian embassy in Phnom Penh.

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  20. Region without jumbosRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    Last November, a retirement party complete with Buddhist rituals was held for Phnom Penh's beloved pachyderm Sambo. After 30 years of entertaining tourists in Cambodia's capital, Sambo will spend her remaining years with 12 other elephants in the Keo Seima forest located in the country's Mondolkri province.

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