PM set to mend ties with US

Publication date 30 March 2020 | 01:12 | ICT

Prime Minister Hun Sen has responded to US Congressman Ted Yoho, saying he is ready to improve Cambodia-US relations, and not take up issues of disagreements which have become a barrier between the two countries’ bilateral cooperation.



  • Former CNRP activist nabbed for offering online English classes

    Publication date 27 March 2020 | 03:30 | ICT

    Authorities detained a high school teacher in Kampong Chhnang province on Thursday after he was caught conducting online classes despite the fact that schools had been ordered to close temporarily to prevent Covid-19 infections.

  • Sokha trial delay mutually agreed

    Publication date 25 March 2020 | 02:45 | ICT

    The Phnom Penh Municipal Court has agreed to temporarily suspend the court case involving Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) president Kem Sokha, who is accused of conspiring with a foreign power to topple the government, due to the prevailing Covid-19 pandemic.

  • Kong Mas prison sentence upheld

    Publication date 24 March 2020 | 03:00 | ICT

    The Court of Appeal on Monday upheld the decision to sentence Kong Mas, a former Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) member, to serve a one-and-a-half year prison sentence after he was found guilty of insulting the government and inciting violence.

  • Appeal Court hears CNRP cadre’s appeal

    Publication date 18 March 2020 | 02:15 | ICT

    The Appeal Court on Tuesday heard the appeal of Kong Mas, the former Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) activist in Svay Rieng province against a lower court conviction which sentenced him to one-and-a-half years imprisonment for

  • Sino-Cambodian military drill begins

    Publication date 16 March 2020 | 00:00 | ICT

    A total of 3,136 soldiers from Cambodia and China have embarked on the fourth Golden Dragon military drill.

  • Ministry slams Murphy

    Publication date 15 March 2020 | 23:47 | ICT

    The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation on Friday said a recent comment by US Ambassador Patrick Murphy about Kem Sokha’s trial showed disregard for Cambodian sovereignty.

  • Sokha case has implications

    Publication date 13 March 2020 | 00:05 | ICT

    The Phnom Penh Municipal Court on Thursday concluded questioning Kem Sokha on his negotiation with Sam Rainsy in the Philippines to found the Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP).

  • Ministry refutes justice ranking

    Publication date 12 March 2020 | 01:17 | ICT

    The Ministry of Justice on Wednesday refuted a World Justice Project (WJP) report which ranked Cambodia 127th out of 128 countries globally, in its rule of law performance, saying the report did not reflect realities in Cambodia.

  • Trial chamber accepts new evidence against Kem Sokha

    Publication date 12 March 2020 | 01:06 | ICT

    The president of the trial chamber has decided to accept additional exhibits submitted by the prosecutor in the treason case against Kem Sokha.

  • “Strengthening multilateralism for shared growth” to take centre stage at ASEM13 Summit

    Publication date 11 March 2020 | 01:01 | ICT

    Cambodia is preparing to host the 13th Asia-Europe Meeting (Asem13) Summit for the first time on November 16-17 this year, in what Prime Minister Hun Sen has called a landmark in historical diplomacy, where multilateralism will take