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China, Cambodia Mark Successful Law Enforcement Cooperation

The high number of Chinese nationals residing in the country is a result of the Cambodia’s geopolitical pivot towards China.

Horrifying moment French backpacker is dragged into a car before being gang-raped by three...

The 43-year-old was walking home from a restaurant in Kampot last Friday.

Cambodian police arrest suspects in rape of French tourist

Three men accused of raping a female French tourist in southern Cambodia last week have been arrested, police said Wednesday.

French tourist reports Kampot gang rape

Kampot provincial police are on a manhunt for three suspects after a French tourist reported that she was raped in the early hours of Friday.

The fight against ‘popular justice’ in Cambodia

Leng's mother listened motionless as one of the witnesses recounted the incident that took her son's life the night before.

Cambodia arrests 15,144 drug-related suspects in 9 months

Cambodian authorities had arrested 15,144 drug-related suspects in 7,121 cases during the first nine months of 2019, according to an Interior Ministry's anti-drug department report on Wednesday.

Cambodia: Police Arrest Six Chinese Nationals Over Casino-Related Kidnapping Charges

Loan sharks have been active in the region, including in countries like the Philippines and Cambodia. Casino and gambling-related debts and crime has been on the rise.

Indonesian woman nabbed with crystal meth from Cambodia

Philippine authorities said they arrested an Indonesian woman who was carrying eight kilos of crystal meth worth P54 million in her carry-on bag from her flight from Cambodia.

Philippines: Indonesia woman arrested with Cambodia drugs

Philippine authorities said they arrested an Indonesian woman who was carrying $1 million worth of illegal drugs in her carry-on bag from her flight from Cambodia on Monday, amid a drug smuggling crackdown.

Cambodian court convicts two Japanese in murder of taxi driver

Two Japanese men in their 20s were convicted Thursday in the murder of a taxi driver in Cambodia’s northwestern province of Siem Reap earlier this year and sentenced to at least a decade in prison.

Chinese hacking group targets Southeast Asian governments with data-stealing malware

A threat group responsible for a series of malware-based espionage attacks in Singapore and Cambodia has been increasingly targeting the Southeast Asian government sector to steal confidential data, new research indicates.

Cambodia Deports 142 Chinese for Telecoms Fraud

Cambodia deported 142 Chinese nationals to China at the weekend for involvement in telecommunications fraud scams, loading them on two charter planes from Phnom Penh in the latest mass expulsion of Chinese accused of crimes in the Southeast Asian country, a spokesman said on Monday.

China and Southeast Asian neighbors need to strengthen joint law enforcement

Cambodia's recent crackdown on online gambling has seen thousands of Chinese nationals leave Sihanoukville, a coastal city in Cambodia rife with illegal online gambling, over past weeks.

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.

Police conduct raid on Orchid massage parlour

Thirty-seven people, including three minors, were detained after Phnom Penh Municipal Police and the Department of Anti-Human Trafficking and Juvenile Protection raided the Orchid massage parlour in Sen Sok district’s Phnom Penh Thmey commune on Monday.

Rape conviction of Kandal man reduced to five years

The Appeal Court on Tuesday ruled to reduce the sentence of Yim Sopheap from eight years in prison to five for the aggravated rape of two 10-year-old girls in Kandal province’s Takhmao town in 2016.

Steroids worth Rs 10 lakh sneaked in from Cambodia seized

In a first such seizure at the city airport, customs officials on Sunday seized 10 lakh worth sports steroids that were likely to be sold to gym owners in the city. The passenger carrying them had flown in from Cambodia.

VN, Cambodia, Laos enhance drug control co-operation

Việt Nam, Cambodia and Laos should work together across their borders to fight the illegal drug trade, said participants at the 18th trilateral/bilateral ministerial meeting on drug control co-operation among the three nations held in Hà Nội on Wednesday.

Labelled ‘Books’, Customs Seizes Cambodian Cigarettes Worth Rs. 78 Lakh

The Customs has seized cigarettes worth over Rs. 78 lakh which were being illegally imported from Cambodia through speed post and registered post using the labels of books and handicraft, officials said on Thursday.

Cambodia’s ‘Okhna’ Tycoons Abuse Power to Commit Crimes: NGO

Tycoons in Cambodia known as “Okhna” are abusing their power to commit crimes, a nongovernmental organization said Tuesday, as those who hold the honorary title in addition to a ranking position in the military or police are being required to choose between the two to avoid conflicts of interest.


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Cambodia to Use its Blockchain Digital Wallet to Cut Cross-Border Fees

Regardless of how much opposition they face, the digital currency space is growing in its popularity and prominence among countries. Now, the latest of the nations to accept this revolutionary technology seems to be the Southeast Asian nation of Cambodia.