Monday, September 23, 2019
Home China


Chinese, Cambodian police nab about 1,000 gambling, fraud suspects

Nearly 1,000 suspects have been apprehended by Chinese and Cambodian police in a joint crackdown on online gambling, telecommunication fraud and gang crimes this year, said the Ministry of Public Security.

Thailand-US defense ties heal as China makes gains in Cambodia

Delivery of armored vehicles comes as Washington frets over Beijing's dominance.

Hun Sen Slowly Selling Cambodia Down the Mekong River to China

A report published by Cambodia’s Interior Ministry stated that over 250,000 Chinese nationals currently reside in the country. This is over 60% of all foreign residents in Cambodia.

Cambodia hopes China, U.S. could find solution to trade friction, PM says

Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen expressed his hope that China and the United States could find a solution to their ongoing trade friction, saying that their disputes could hurt global economic growth.

70 years on, China plays greater role in int’l arena: Cambodian experts

As 2019 marks the 70th founding anniversary of the People's Republic of China (PRC), Cambodian experts said China has played a greater role on international arenas in economy and politics.

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.

Amidst Exodus Of Chinese From Cambodia After Online Gambling Ban, Sihanoukville Authorities Warn Building...

With thousands of Chinese nationals leaving Cambodia after a complete ban on online gambling in the country, the authorities in the Cambodian gambling hub Sihanoukville have warned 10 building owners of legal action as they have failed to comply with the demolition orders issued earlier.

Some 120,000 Chinese Nationals Depart Cambodia Following Ban on Online Gambling

At least 6,000 Chinese nationals have left Cambodia each day for a total of around 120,000 departures since the announcement of a ban on online gambling two weeks ago, according to the country’s Interior Ministry, who said the exodus is likely linked to the new measure.

CRF strives to boost rice exports to China

Cambodia has pledged to boost rice exports to China to achieve the 400,000 tonne quota provided, according to the Cambodia Rice Federation (CRF).

China-proposed BRI to benefit all participating countries: Malaysian PM

Visiting Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said here on Monday that the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) will benefit all participating countries.

Buying Cambodia: China’s long embrace of a tyrant

Authoritarian PM Hun Sen has reportedly given Beijing the green light for a naval base on the Gulf of Thailand.

Is Chinese money drowning Sihanoukville, Cambodia? Floods blamed on rapid pace of development

The coastal city has become a focal point for investment from China, but the pace of development has outpaced essential town planning.

Beijing horticultural expo holds “Cambodia Day”

Visitors tour the Cambodia Garden during the "Cambodia Day" event at the Beijing International Horticultural Exhibition in Beijing, capital of China, Aug. 31, 2019.

Police escort 150 telecommunications fraud suspects to Chongqing

Police on Aug 28 escorted 150 telecommunications fraud suspects back to Chongqing on two chartered flights.

Coal plant deemed too polluting for China heads to Cambodia

As it cleans up at home, China is exporting coal power equipment and carbon emissions

NGO Urges Tightened Restrictions on Influx of Chinese Nationals to Cambodia

Cambodia should tighten restrictions on the influx of Chinese nationals to the country, according to a local rights group, which says the community is responsible for rampant violent crime and loose ethics that are contributing to the downfall of society.

China donates office equipment to Cambodia’s Preah Sihanouk Provincial Hall

China on Thursday donated office equipment to southwestern Cambodia's Preah Sihanouk Provincial Hall in order to help officials to work faster and more efficient.

Over 100 Chinese to be deported for online scam

The Interior Ministry is planning to deport 128 Chinese nationals after they were arrested in Preah Sihanouk Province on Aug. 14 for their alleged involvement in an online money extortion scam.

Chinese Ambassador to Cambodia Likens Alleged U.S. Interference in Hong Kong to ‘Color Revolutions’

The Chinese Embassy in Phnom Penh on Friday accused the United States of interfering and, in certain cases, abetting the Hong Kong pro-democracy protests, likening the alleged meddling to Cambodian complaints of U.S. interference in domestic affairs.

China praises Cambodia, Philippine online gambling curbs

China’s government is praising efforts by Cambodia and the Philippines to minimize the effect their domestic online gambling operations have on Chinese citizens.


Latest Headlines

Cambodian FM to attend 74th session of UN General Assembly in...

Cambodian Foreign Minister Prak Sokhonn will attend the 74th session of the United Nations (UN) General Assembly and other meetings in New York from Sept. 24 to 28, said a foreign ministry's press release on Saturday.