Publication date 30 March 2018 | 06:30 | ICT
When, as a new mother in 2001, Kim Bunnath walked into her home after visiting her sick mother in Kampot province, she saw no sign of her baby boy.
Publication date 27 March 2018 | 06:38 | ICT
Cambodia is at risk of failing to reach its road safety goals unless it steps up its funding, experts and NGO representatives say, undermining efforts in recent years to regulate the country’s chaotic traffic.
Publication date 23 March 2018 | 17:24 | ICT
The United States has passed a $1.3 trillion spending bill that looks to cut funding for Cambodia unless the country releases all political prisoners and reinstates the opposition CNRP. The provisions in the bill on Cambodia call for US programs to counter the influence of China – whose ever-
Publication date 23 March 2018 | 08:42 | ICT
They arrive in a cloud of exhaust, tyres slick with mud from yesterday’s rain. In front of an abandoned police checkpoint, deep in the jungle near the Vietnamese border, six men in their teens and 20s light cigarettes and take swigs of water as they look over their motorbikes.
Publication date 16 March 2018 | 09:20 | ICT
When the man passed away, he had not yet reached 50.
Publication date 09 March 2018 | 11:03 | ICT
Sok Phalla, her hair in a high plait, sipped sugarcane juice on the street shortly after seeing the prime minister speak on Wednesday. Her pregnant belly swelled under a grey and pink floral dress – she’s due to give birth to her second child, a baby boy, before the month is out.
Analysis: The government has announced plans to cover workers’ severance, but is it the best solution to factory disputes?Publication date 28 February 2018 | 07:08 | ICT
The government will begin to pay out of pocket for severance wages for labourers at abruptly shuttered factories whose owners have fled, effectively enacting a pro-worker policy without further burdening private businesses – albeit
In Cambodia’s courts, it’s a man’s world – with the effects felt by female employees and victims alikePublication date 23 February 2018 | 06:44 | ICT
The number of women in the Cambodian judicial system remains stubbornly low, new statistics compiled by the Cambodian National Council for Women show, with the detrimental effects of that imbalance felt throughout the court system.
Long thought to have been Cambodia’s capital during a ‘dark age’, digs are unearthing Longvek’s place as a centre of global tradePublication date 19 February 2018 | 07:28 | ICT
The town of Longvek, in Kampong Tralach district, is picturesque but unremarkable. Cows graze between rice paddies and stilted wooden homes dot the landscape.
Publication date 16 February 2018 | 09:46 | ICT