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The EU Is In a Bind Over Trade Versus Human Rights in Cambodia

The European Union and Cambodia moved closer to a confrontation that may be a litmus test for whether EU free trade helps promote free societies.

U.S. warns Asean that Cambodia exiles face torture if sent back

The U.S. has warned the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) that Cambodian dissidents attempting to return home to restore democracy to the authoritarian state could face torture, if forcibly handed over to officials.

Cambodia Warns of Coup as Southeast Asian Neighbors Detain Exiles

Deputy opposition leader set to be allowed to enter Malaysia.

Cambodia Opposition’s Mu Sochua Released, Plans Return by Land

Mu Sochua, the vice president of the banned opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party, says she has been released from detention at an airport in Malaysia.

National Bank buys remaining stake in Cambodia’s ABA Bank

National Bank of Canada has signed a deal pay $83.5 million to buy the 10 per cent stake in Cambodia-based ABA Bank that it did not already own.

Japan Frets ‘Belt and Road’ Could Give Cover to China’s Military

Japan believes China could use its global “Belt and Road” infrastructure initiative to push its People’s Liberation Army into the Indian and Pacific Ocean regions, a move that could shake up regional security.

The $24 Billion Online Casino Boom China Is Struggling to Halt

The Communist Party is hard-pressed to stop the spread of digital gambling in Asia.

Thailand Wants to Be Southeast Asia’s Power-Trading Middleman

The plan aims to balance regional power oversupply, shortage.

Casino Operator NagaCorp: Chinese Visitors ‘Big Impact’ on Cambodia

Timothy McNally, chairman of Hong Kong-listed NagaCorp Ltd., the largest hotel, gaming and leisure operator in Cambodia, discusses the company's growth strategy. He speaks with Sophie Kamaruddin on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia."

The U.S. Fears This Huge Southeast Asian Resort May Become a Chinese Naval Base

Encompassing 20% of Cambodia’s coastline, the China-backed Dara Sakor investment zone is unlike any other in the Southeast Asian nation.

Thailand on Red Alert in Bid to Stop ‘Pig Ebola’ Crossing Border

China, Vietnam, Cambodia are battling outbreaks of the virus.

Angkor Wat Is Great and All, But It’s Time to Give Siem Reap Its...

The famous jungle ruins may be Cambodia’s crown jewel, but there’s more to take in now at this tourist town, as artists, chefs, and eco-conscious hoteliers reshape its identity.

Traders Spooked as African Swine Fever Keeps Spreading

Disease hits almost all China, 23 cities, provinces in Vietnam. China meal demand seen down for first time in more than decade.

Cambodia Faces Next Trade-Sanctions Move by the European Union

The European Union moved closer to imposing trade sanctions against Cambodia as a result of alleged human-rights violations in the country.

Italy Wins Three-Year EU Tariffs on Rice From Cambodia, Myanmar

The European Union will impose tariffs this week on rice from Cambodia and Myanmar for three years in response to a request by Italy for local producers to gain protection from the imports.

Chinese investors are creating new skylines in Cambodia

Expensive high-rises are going up in Cambodia's capital, where the median household income is only $11,000 per year.

Chinese Money Is Driving One of Asia’s Fastest Property Booms

Phnom Penh, once known for its French colonial villas and modernist “New Khmer Architecture,” is becoming unrecognizable.

Cambodia Convicts Australian of Spying

Son of James Ricketson says he's "devastated" after a Cambodia court hands 6 years in jail to the Australian filmmaker for spying bloom.

‘Made in Cambodia’ May Become New Fashion Label With Tariffs Hitting China

The next designer handbag you buy is less likely to bear a "made in China" label.

With China’s Help, Cambodia Strongman Set to Extend 33-Year Rule

As Cambodians prepare to go to the polls on Sunday, a win is all but assured for strongman Prime Minister Hun Sen in an election that highlights China’s growing influence in Asia over the West.