Police ‘ready to arrest’ Rainsy as CNRP arrive in Thailand

Publication date 20 October 2019 | 22:12 | ICT

Police and military officials confirmed their readiness to enforce the courts’ warrants to arrest Sam Rainsy, the “acting president” of the Supreme Court-dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), if he returns to the Kingdom as



  • King Sihamoni, US envoy Murphy meet

    Publication date 20 October 2019 | 22:09 | ICT

    US Ambasador Patrick Murphy has hiked to the top of Phnom Bakheng temple, ridden his bike around Silk Island, had clothing tailored and indulged in Phnom Penh’s famous street food offerings – but he has still not met a single govern

  • Provincial court detains three suspects in Kampot town tourist gang-rape

    Publication date 20 October 2019 | 22:00 | ICT

    The Kampot Provincial Court detained three men accused of having gang-raped a 43-year-old French tourist in the early hours of October 11.

  • NA reiterates fragility of peace

    Publication date 20 October 2019 | 22:00 | ICT

    A senior National Assembly representative told the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) last week that the Kingdom's hard-won peace and development remain fragile because of increased demagogic and extremist politics and interference by

  • Kratie authorities crack down on illegal mining

    Publication date 20 October 2019 | 21:57 | ICT

    Specialists from the Kratie provincial Department of Mines and Energy cracked down on an illegal mining site in O’Tron area, Sambor district again last week.

  • TI Cambodia: More awareness of national budget to boost transparency

    Publication date 20 October 2019 | 21:56 | ICT

    Transparency International Cambodia (TI Cambodia) organised a debate on the national budget income on Friday to raise awareness on the matter.

  • Kingdom backs East Timor Asean bid

    Publication date 20 October 2019 | 21:54 | ICT

    Prime Minister Hun Sen on Sunday expressed hope that the newly-inaugurated Indonesian president Joko “Jokowi” Widodo, and other leaders of Asean member states will support East Timor’s bid for Asean membership during its summit in B

  • Locations prepared for ambok festivities

    Publication date 20 October 2019 | 21:51 | ICT

    The Phnom Penh Municipal administration has prepared nearly 1,000 locations to celebrate the eating of Khmer speciality ambok (flattened rice) to defend the nation, religion and the King on November 9.

  • More South Korean scholarship opportunities for Cambodians

    Publication date 20 October 2019 | 21:50 | ICT

    The Republic of Korea will increase the number of scholarships for Asean students to 700 as the country strengthens ties with the 10-nation bloc after 30 years of cooperation.

  • Women face gender-based violence at work

    Publication date 20 October 2019 | 21:49 | ICT

    Minister of Labour and Vocational Training Ith Sam Heng said the government is committed to eliminating violence in the workplace.

  • Japan gives $3 million grant for food project

    Publication date 17 October 2019 | 23:13 | ICT

    A signing ceremony was conducted on Thursday in which Japan pledged a $3.18 million grant to the Cambodian government to assist in the implementation of a meal programme for vulnerable children in schools and poor communities.