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Cambodia airline eyes record year
Cambodia’s commercial aviation market is small, but growing at the fastest pace of all its Asean counterparts.(4/17/2014 9:20:00 PM)
Cambodia sends 13 to prison for insurrection plot
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — A Cambodian court on Friday sentenced 13 men to prison terms ranging from five to nine years for plotting to overthrow the government in a case that was criticized by a human rights group as a political setup.(4/11/2014 5:35:03 AM)
Google launches digital tour of Cambodia's Angkor Wat
Cambodia's Angkor Wat has been digitally mapped for the first time, allowing people to visit the World Heritage Site from the comfort of their armchair using Google Street View. Google took more than a million photos of Angkor -- the result is 90,000 360-degree views of more than 100 temples. Street View allows web users to zoom in on an area, and then explore. "Recently we've done the Taj Mahal ...(4/3/2014 8:15:09 AM)
Cambodia repatriates 3 possible US MIA remains
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — A ceremony was held in Cambodia on Wednesday to repatriate what are believed to be the remains of three American servicemen who went missing in action more than 40 years ago during the Vietnam War.(4/2/2014 9:27:35 AM)
Cambodia's Angkor temples added to Street View
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — The spectacular temples of Cambodia's Angkor civilization have been incorporated into Google's Street View, a boost to the impoverished country's tourism industry that also adds urgency to efforts to preserve the sprawling historic site.(4/3/2014 6:50:52 AM)
Cambodia PM: Agreement with opposition may be near
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen said Monday that secret talks with the country's political opposition have resolved most of their differences, and the two sides may soon reach an agreement for the opposition to end its boycott of parliament.(4/7/2014 6:34:14 AM)
Cambodia seeking arrest of at-large KNLF ‘terrorists’
Cambodia has issued a warrant for six at-large suspects convicted of plotting to overthrow the government – a verdict rights groups decried as unfounded and politically motivated.(4/17/2014 9:19:37 PM)
Russian oligarch Sergei Polonsky: 'Everyone in Russia has gone mad'
Once punched on TV, fugitive property developer Sergei Polonsky has been arrested in Cambodia and faces extradition to Russia on fraud charges. Before his latest drama, he spoke exclusively to the Guardian about his mounting financial and legal problems Punched in the face by fellow Russian oligarch Alexander Lebedev, jailed for several months in Cambodia for forcing local sailors to jump into ...(4/18/2014 9:42:44 PM)
Cambodia police beat protesters for TV license bid
Police in Cambodia on Monday beat anti-government demonstrators who tried to defy a ban on public demonstrations to demand a license for what would be the Southeast Asian nation's first opposition television ...(3/31/2014 10:18:44 AM)
Cambodia, U.S. To Conduct Joint Military Drill Beginning Next Week
PHNOM PENH, April 18 (Bernama) -- Cambodia and the United States will conduct the 2014 Angkor Sentinel joint military exercise next week to build capacity for Cambodian armed forces and bolster bilateral military ties.(4/18/2014 4:06:55 AM)
Source: Yahoo