Cambodia’s prime minister has outmaneuvered political opponents and groomed his oldest son for power, but does he know when to walk away?
There is no evidence of a Beijing military advance, but that hasn’t stopped the fearmongerers from playing it to the hilt.
Both sides could have settled on long-standing loans made to the corrupt regime of Lon Nol in the early 1970s. Instead, US intransigence pushed Phnom Penh further into the embrace of Beijing at a time of intensifying rivalry between the two superpowers.
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China this week vehemently denied a Washington Post report that it is covertly constructing a naval base in Cambodia.
Americans need to recognize their own ugly history in Southeast Asia.
The Clean Clothes Campaign has revealed union leaders were arrested following a strike by Cambodian garment workers at an Adidas shoe factory last week allegedly due to poor working conditions.
Despite continuous efforts to jumpstart political dialogue, the ASEAN special envoy has admitted that at this juncture none of the stakeholders are ready for dialogue.
To many observers of democratic development in Cambodia, the dissolution of the main opposition party in 2017 makes this election less of a democratic vehicle to peaceful power transfer and more of a political tool for the ruling CPP’s legitimacy.
When Cambodians vote in commune elections this weekend, the world should not be fooled by the appearance of political pluralism.
A 2,300 hectare forest, where animals rescued from the wildlife trade in Cambodia are rehabilitated and released, is in danger of clearance under a new government scheme.
Years since the killing of prominent human rights defenders and political commentators; the judiciaries of Indonesia, Cambodia, and the Philippines still have failed to take any concrete actions to deliver justice to the case that is acceptable to the public.
As the case of Cambodia shows, the bloc’s new framework agreement fails to address the factors driving undocumented migration in Southeast Asia.
Cambodia’s recent increases in repression and human rights violations coincide with a strengthening of the country’s ties with China.
Since the banning of the Cambodia National Rescue Party in 2017, an old party has kept its flame burning.
The peace treaty signed in 1991 to end the war in Cambodia which had raged since the ousting of the Pol Pot regime in 1979 is an important reference for attempts to build peace in Ukraine today.
Meeting this challenge is a crucial step before Cambodia can become a knowledge-based economy and meet its development goals.
A special envoy of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations was unable to meet with Myanmar's ousted de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi during a visit to the country.