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‘They did not use Cambodian passports’

Malaysia has its reasons for not fulfilling a request from Cambodia to extradite a politician upon her arrival here recently.

Malaysia, Thailand slammed for cooperation on Cambodia opposition crackdown

The United States on Friday expressed concern over Cambodia’s crackdown on opposition to authoritarian leader Hun Sen, which has seen dozens of activists arrested and opposition leaders abroad prevented from returning.

Sources: Malaysia detains Cambodian opposition party vice-president

Malaysian authorities have detained an official of a banned Cambodian opposition party, rights officials said, after neighbouring Thailand blocked her bid to return home and Cambodia sought her arrest after a news conference in Indonesia.

Cambodia looking towards more investments from the US

Cambodia has urged more Americans to invest in the country.

Cambodian cops given greenlight to destroy ‘outlawed rebel movement’

Police in Cambodia have been instructed to use all means possible to protect the peace and to destroy an "outlawed rebel movement".

Cambodia seeking private partner for new waste to energy plant

The Cambodia government is seeking a private partner to invest in a waste to energy plant to be developed in Phnom Penh.

Five most haunted places in Cambodia

With tales from the brutal war, has listed five interestingly haunted spots worth visiting especially for those daredevils who love to venture to such places.

Cambodia slips in ease of doing business ranking

Just days after projections put Cambodia as the fastest growing economy among Asean nations, the nation dropped six spots in World Bank’s ease of doing business index.

Cambodian economic growth expected to be highest in Asean

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has projected Cambodia's economic growth to be highest in the Asean region despite facing several challenges.

Russian man charged with having sex with 3 Cambodia boys

A provincial court in Cambodia has charged a Russian man with having paid sex with three boys in Siem Reap, in May and June.

Four Malaysians nabbed in Cambodia for holding woman hostage

Four Malaysian operators of an online casino in Sihanoukville, Phnom Penh, Cambodia were arrested over the weekend for holding a woman to ransom.

‘Bar on wheels’ adding colour to nightlife in Siem Reap

There is something new and exciting for night dwellers in Siem Reap, Cambodia – it is neither a tuk-tuk nor food truck, but an actual bar on wheels.

‘I’m a plant’ eco-bags to help make Cambodia cleaner

When he first arrived in 2014, Japanese-American entrepreneur Kai Kuramoto heard many tourists say Cambodia was a beautiful country, except for the rubbish littering the streets.

Maybank2U to enable fund transfers between Malaysia and Cambodia

Malayan Banking Bhd (Maybank) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the National Bank of Cambodia to collaborate in the area of cross border payment and remittance between Cambodia and Malaysia.

Cambodia steps up crackdown on Opposition

The Cambodian government has stepped up its crackdown on the opposition party and labelled opposition leader Sam Rainsy’s plan to return next month from exile a “coup”.

Malaysia, Cambodia to ink DTA, MoU on tourism during Dr M’s official visit

Malaysia and Cambodia are expected to conclude an agreement on the avoidance of double taxation or DTA which will further strengthen bilateral and trade links between both nations.

Korban in Cambodia or Malaysia?

Hakim, a friend from Cambodia, was happy when his friends in Malaysia decided to do their annual Hari Raya Haji korban in Cambodia.

Cambodia job scam: Man nabbed at Kuching Airport remanded 4 days

Sarawak police have obtained a four-day remand order against the man wanted for alleged involvement in the recruitment scam which duped 47 Malaysians with high-paying jobs in Cambodia, Bernama reported today.

From Cambodia job scam victim to suspect

Police have established that one of the 47 victims stranded in Cambodia after they were lured to work in the country could be an agent who had recruited the others.

Malaysians detained in Cambodia freed

After being held for more than two months without trial, all 47 Malaysians in Cambodia arrested for allegedly being involved in an online gaming syndicate, were released from Banteay Mancheay prison.