District police chief is suspended over beating

Publication date 25 April 2019 | 14:10 | ICT

Kampong Cham province’s Kampong Siem district police chief Ek Pandorn has been suspended for allegedly beating a man unconscious, according to a directive seen by The Post on Tuesday.



  • PM: Aung San Suu Kyi set to visit Cambodia

    Publication date 24 April 2019 | 14:34 | ICT

    Aung San Suu Kyi, Myanmar’s State Counsellor and Minister of Foreign Affairs, will begin an official visit to Cambodia on April 30 after attending the One Belt One Road Forum in Beijing, Prime Minister Hun Sen announced on Tuesday.

  • Groups urge passing of alcohol law be sped up

    Publication date 24 April 2019 | 14:09 | ICT

    Civil society groups on Tuesday urged relevant ministries to finalise the draft law on controlling the consumption and sale of alcohol in the Kingdom as soon as possible.

  • Workers offered rent rate deal

    Publication date 24 April 2019 | 14:00 | ICT

    A family that owns more than 1,000 rental rooms has agreed to increase monthly rates by $5 per month for the next three months – rather than the $10 considered – after some 100 garment workers protested in the capital on Sunday and

  • Government issues directive for border crime

    Publication date 24 April 2019 | 11:25 | ICT

    The Ministry of Interior issued a directive on Monday to boost measures to prevent and crack down on transnational crimes in Cambodia following a spate of recent incidents.

  • Vietnam’s General Le Duc Anh dies aged 99

    Publication date 24 April 2019 | 10:46 | ICT

    Late on Monday, Vietnamese state media announced that General Le Duc Anh, a Communist party hardliner and former president, had passed away aged 99 “following a long illness”.

  • Golden Hanuman military exercises to be held on May 3-8

    Publication date 24 April 2019 | 10:11 | ICT

    More than a month since completing the Golden Dragon joint military exercises with China, some 2,000 members of the Royal Cambodian Armed Forces (RCAF) are set to launch their own drills at a Kampot army training school.

  • Prime Minister condemns bomb attacks in Sri Lanka

    Publication date 24 April 2019 | 09:18 | ICT

    Prime Minister Hun Sen on Tuesday condemned Sunday’s terrorist atrocities in Sri Lanka in which at least 310 people were killed and 500 injured.

  • ‘Hunt down the masterminds’

    Publication date 24 April 2019 | 09:05 | ICT

    Minister of Interior Sar Kheng insisted on Tuesday that law enforcement agencies must leave no stone unturned in the search for the “masterminds” behind human trafficking and bring them to justice without exception.

  • Health experts call for more tobacco taxes to save lives

    Publication date 24 April 2019 | 08:58 | ICT

    Health experts on Tuesday called on the government to save Cambodian lives by raising tobacco taxes and use the revenues to expand healthcare benefits for the general public.

  • Preah Sihanouk authorities on hunt for rubbish burners

    Publication date 24 April 2019 | 08:19 | ICT

    Preah Sihanouk provincial authorities are searching for those who set fire to a large pile of rubbish on a Sihanoukville street in Commune 4’s Village 2 on Monday night.