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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.

Singapore man caught with drugs at Vietnam-Cambodia border

A 39-year-old Singaporean man was arrested last Saturday at the border of Vietnam and Cambodia for allegedly transporting 10kg of crystal meth, also known as Ice.

Cambodian army commander meets DPM Heng, Ng Eng Hen

Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat and Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen met Lieutenant-General Hun Manet, commander of the Army of the Royal Cambodian Armed Forces yesterday, the second day of his visit here.

Security uproar after fans book rooms in same Cambodia hotel where Twice singer Tzuyu...

How did the fans know where Twice singer Tzuyu stayed during her Cambodia vacation

Singapore ride-hailing app Tada launches in Cambodia

Singapore - Tada, a blockchain-based application by Singapore firm MVL Foundation, was launched in Phnom Penh, Cambodia on Wednesday. MVL signed a memorandum of understanding...

Over 300 domestic helpers from Cambodia, Myanmar and Sri Lanka celebrate combined new year

Domestic worker Iek Saron last celebrated the Khmer New Year at home two years ago but she and her fellow Cambodians did not let that stop them from enjoying the festivities here on Sunday (May 5).

Tampines Rovers score two last-gasp goals to see off Cambodia’s Nagaworld FC 4-2 in...

Tampines Rovers head coach Kadir Yahaya stepped into the press conference and told the media: "Let me catch my breath first."

AFC Cup: Tampines Rovers revitalised by break, ahead of clash with Cambodia’s Nagaworld

Tampines Rovers have spluttered a little following a fine start to the season, but head coach Kadir Yahaya on Tuesday (April 16) said he believes a 10-day break ahead of their AFC Cup Group F game with Nagaworld FC on Wednesday has rejuvenated the squad.

Biker linked to hit-and-run was in Cambodia for charity ride

The biker wanted by the Cambodian authorities for questioning over a fatal hit-and-run accident was part of a Singapore charity convoy that visited the country, The New Paper has learnt.

Cambodia seeking Singapore motorbike owner over fatal hit-and-run accident

The Cambodian authorities are seeking the owner of a Singapore-registered motorcycle allegedly involved in a hit-and-run accident that killed an elderly man in Phnom Penh.

Football: Fandi Ahmad hails Lions’ fighting spirit in 2-1 friendly win over Cambodia

If Fandi Ahmad's approach for the national football team could be summarised, it would be encapsulated in a piece of action in the 74th minute of the 2-1 friendly win over Cambodia in Phnom Penh on Tuesday (Oct 16).

More airlines crowd Vietnam, Cambodia skies

Ms Molyka Rom took a flight from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap earlier this month for about half the usual price, with a spanking new airline called Cambodia Airways.

Cambodia to form new govt within 60 days

The ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) will form a new government within 60 days, its spokesman said yesterday, two days after a general election that critics called neither free nor fair after the main opposition was disbanded last year.

Cambodia election: High turnout gives Hun Sen’s party the win, but spoilt votes signal...

When the voter turnout for Cambodia's general election crossed the 80 per cent mark on Sunday (July 29), the Cambodian People's Party (CPP) of caretaker prime minister Hun Sen wasted no time wielding the figure in its war of narratives against opposition exiles who had called for a boycott.

Deforestation for profit in Cambodia

Efforts to protect forests come crashing down as locals see gold in felling trees.

Second Cambodian man arrested for insulting king on Facebook

Cambodian police have arrested a 70-year-old barber for allegedly insulting the king, the second such case since a controversial lese majeste law was introduced this year.

Japan has a role to play in Cambodia’s future: The Yomiuri Shimbun

In its editorial, the paper says that Japan should use its good relationship with Cambodia to improve the latter's situation and stability in the country.

Cambodia adopts lese majeste law, raising fears of politically motivated cases against govt critics

Cambodia's Parliament on Wednesday unanimously adopted a law that forbids insulting the monarchy as rights groups expressed concern the legislation, in effect in neighbouring Thailand, could be used against critics of the government.