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Record bust in Cambodia signals Thai dollar counterfeiting boom
By Prak Chan Thul and Andrew R.C. Marshall BATTAMBANG Cambodia (Reuters) - Brigadier General Sar Theth is the police chief of Battambang, a languid riverside town in western Cambodia. You could also call him the seven million dollar man. On Sept. 19, Sar Theth's officers tracked three Thai men in a pick-up truck as it passed through a remote border checkpoint from Thailand. When the truck ...(10/12/2014 6:36:58 PM)
Examining ASEAN up-and-comers
Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar are among the least-developed, but growing nations of the Association of South East Asian Nations, or ASEAN. As ASEAN moves toward closer economic unity, development of the three nations is becoming more and more important.(10/23/2014 2:18:11 PM)
Cambodia rescuing captive bears
More bears have been seized in Cambodia than anywhere else in Asia in the ongoing fight to save animals destined for bile farms.(10/13/2014 8:05:31 AM)
Cambodia detains 3 after journalist is killed
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodian police said Monday that they have detained three men, including a timber trader, believed to be linked to the weekend shooting death of a local journalist who was investigating illegal logging in the country's east.(10/13/2014 3:00:38 AM)
Cambodia land grab victims seek ICC 'crimes against humanity' probe
Victims of land grabs by Cambodia's "ruling elite" called on Tuesday for the International Criminal Court to probe their mass evictions as a crime against humanity.(10/6/2014 8:08:57 PM)
Heavenly emissaries Royal Ballet of Cambodia descend on Long Beach
Twenty-four years ago, the Classical Dance Company of Cambodia astounded audiences at the Los Angeles Festival with its ritual dances and stories of fantastical demons and mythical goddesses.(10/18/2014 9:14:33 AM)
Cambodia's 1st genocide trial to show brutal rule led to deaths
The first trial on charges of genocide against Cambodia's brutal 1970s Khmer Rouge regime opened Friday with a prosecutor saying it will show that Cambodians were enslaved in inhumane conditions that led to the deaths of 1.7 million people from starvation, disease and execution.(10/17/2014 2:53:47 AM)
The growing appetite for advertising
While business continues to boom in Cambodia, so has the amount of advertising seen on a daily basis.(10/23/2014 9:37:51 PM)
Activists outraged over Cambodia-Australia refugee deal
By Prak Chan Thul PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodia will resettle potentially hundreds of refugees intercepted trying to reach Australia in exchange for $35 million in aid, forging ahead on Friday with an opaque deal widely condemned as a threat to asylum seekers' safety. Australia's Immigration Minister Scott Morrison dismissed criticism that Cambodia, one of Asia's poorest countries, was an ...(9/26/2014 6:52:13 AM)
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Sorry, but your browser needs Javascript to use this site. Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar are among the least-developed, but growing nations of the Association of South East Asian Nations, or ASEAN.(10/23/2014 5:53:24 AM)
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