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Singapore PM urges Cambodia as Asean chair to engage with all parties on Myanmar

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has stressed that the Asean chairman needs to engage with all parties concerned about the crisis in Myanmar.

Myanmar junta leader appears to have conceded little during Cambodian Prime Minister’s visit

Expectations were low for Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen's visit to crisis-ridden Myanmar on Friday (Jan 7) and at the end, it appears junta chief Min Aung Hlaing has conceded little.

Rice-growing scheme to help boost crane’s population in Cambodia

Rice is a staple for many in Asia - not just people, but wildlife too.

Cambodia’s Covid-19 cases surpass 60,000 with 981 new infections

Cambodia's Covid-19 total caseload surged to 60,959 on Sunday (July 11) after 981 new infections were reported across the country in the last 24 hours, the Ministry of Health said in a statement.

Will South-east Asia be swamped by Covid-19, like in South Asia?

Largely spared the brunt of the Covid-19 pandemic for most of 2020, South-east Asia is now in the grip of a new wave of infections that is putting unprecedented pressure on health systems of countries in the region and threatening to bring their economies to the ground.

PropNex expands to Cambodia, its fourth overseas market

Real estate agency PropNex on Wednesday (May 19) announced it has expanded to Cambodia, its fourth overseas market. It has also collaborated with developers for two projects in the market.

Cambodia detects first cases of British Covid-19 variant

Cambodia reported on Monday (Feb 15) its first cases of the highly contagious British variant of the coronavirus, after three foreigners who arrived from overseas tested positive while in quarantine.

Nod for Surbana Jurong’s masterplan for $21.4b ‘Ream City’ in Cambodia

Surbana Jurong's sustainable development masterplan to develop an 834ha "Ream City" in Sihanoukville, Cambodia, has been approved by Canopy Sands Development, a member of Prince Holding Group.

Retired Singapore diplomat Bilahari Kausikan dismisses claims by Cambodia of being agent to foreign...

Former top Singapore diplomat Bilahari Kausikan on Thursday (Oct 29) dismissed claims by a group of Cambodian diplomats that he is acting as an "agent" for a foreign power.

Hun Sen says Cambodian naval base not just for China

China would not have exclusive access to a Cambodian naval base, Prime Minister Hun Sen said on Wednesday (Oct 7), despite Beijing chipping in for upgrades after a United States-funded facility was razed at the site last month.

Cambodia police chief sacked over sexual misconduct in landmark case but faces no prosecution

A high-ranking Cambodian police official has been sacked over sexual misconduct at work in a landmark case in the South-east Asian nation but will not be prosecuted to "protect the dignity" of the women involved, a police official said.

Law to ban ‘inappropriate’ dress in Cambodia seen threatening women’s freedoms

A proposed law that would let Cambodian police fine people deemed to be dressed inappropriately could be used to curtail women's freedoms and reinforce a culture of impunity around sexual violence, rights campaigners say.

Thai activist’s ‘abduction’ in Cambodia triggers protests

Twitter users and celebrities in Thailand demand answers; govt says activist not security threat nor political refugee.

Cambodia PM orders casinos shut down as coronavirus cases climb

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen on Monday (March 30) ordered all casinos to close to curb the spread of the coronavirus.

Singapore fengshui master barred from Cambodia for disrespect during dance performance

A Singapore fengshui master has been barred from Cambodia after he was rebuked by Prime Minister Hun Sen for showing disrespect during a Cambodian classical dance performance.

Cambodia building collapses with four dead, more trapped

A seven-storey building under construction collapsed in southern Cambodia on Friday (Jan 3), killing four workers and trapping dozens of others under the rubble, police told AFP, as the search for more victims went into the night.

Family goes on 5,400km charity drive to help needy kids in Cambodia

While many prefer to fly to an exotic destination on a holiday, Mr Kevin Raja and his family hit the road on a charity drive.

Pressure seen growing on Cambodia PM

Hun Sen faces EU tariff threats, anti-China backlash, debt woes and an old political foe.

ISDN in tie-up to build Cambodia power plant

Mainboard-listed ISDN Holdings has taken a 33 per cent stake in a joint venture that will build an 80MW hydroelectric power plant in Cambodia.

Mourners pay last respects to Khmer Rouge leader

Former Khmer Rouge cadres and relatives paid their final respects to "Brother No. 2" Nuon Chea yesterday, ahead of a cremation ceremony in Cambodia for the man considered the chief ideologue of the murderous regime.