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The Singapore model is still favored for a Cambodian political succession.
On the cusp of the Biden administration, U.S. lawmakers are calling for fresh sanctions on Cambodia’s government.
Like many past statements of concern, the U.N. comments are likely to fall on deaf ears in Phnom Penh.
The country needs to do more to bring balance its foreign relations and dispel perceptions that it is a Chinese proxy.
Prime Minister Hun Sen, among hundreds of others, is in quarantine after meeting with Hungary’s foreign minister.
Kicking Cambodia out of ASEAN would be neither an effective nor a practical solution to the bloc’s challenges.
The suggestion by a retired Singaporean diplomat has made waves among Southeast Asia watchers – but is it likely to happen?
The legacy of the 1991 Paris Peace Agreements, which aimed to bring the country peace and democracy, remains deeply contested.
In recent weeks, Prime Minister Hun Sen has softened his stance toward his main political rival. As usual, there is more than meets the eye.
Floods follow drought as dams, climate change and illegal fishing take their toll on Southeast Asia’s mighty river.
China gaining access to an airfield in Cambodia, or anywhere else in mainland Southeast Asia, would redraw the strategic landscape of the region.
A solution to Cambodia’s spiraling debt crisis is urgently required, but risks uncovering deeper economic problems.
An excessive focus on rhetorical ‘base wars’ can distract attention from the broader military inroads Beijing is making in the region.
A coastline fit for diplomatic power plays sets off alarms in the United States.
The legislation seeks to rein in a sector that has brought violent crime, drug trafficking and anti-Chinese sentiment in its wake.
The maneuvering of Kem Sokha and Sam Rainsy once again spells trouble for their supporters inside Cambodia.
General Tea Banh downplayed reports that Cambodia is planning to permit a Chinese military presence on its south coast.
Amid the economic fallout from COVID-19, Hun Sen’s government has succeeded in keeping a lid on rising public discontent—but for how much longer?
Cambodia’s Microfinance Institutions (MFIs) have been hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic, amid claims that that overlending to poor borrowers, who can ill-afford to repay, has resulted in land seizures and the further immiseration of the poor.
Treasury’s listing of the Chinese-owned Union Development Group has reignited rumors that Beijing is eyeing a military presence on Cambodia’s coast.