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  • Mangrove saplings poke up from sand that an oknha is accused of pumping into a section of protected mangrove forest in Koh Kong province Okhna owns land at site of illegal Koh Kong mangrove filling, contract shows

    A section of protected mangrove forest in Koh Kong that was recently discovered to have been filled with sand was illegally sold to tycoon Chea Leanghong in 2017, with local authorities signing off on the deal, according to a sales record. In March 2017, Sok Kimhong and his wife Siv Chou sold the 13 hectares of land inside Peam Krasaop Wildlife Sanctuary’s community zone to Leanghong, who bears the royally bestowed title of oknha and is the chairman of development and real estate company KH Niron Investment, according to a copy of the sale contract obtained by The Post. Leanghong has not...

  • Interior Minister Sar Kheng speaks at the annual meeting of the Interior Ministry’s prison department yesterday, where he challenged The Post’s reports of the German response to Cambodia’s political crackdown. Officials deny Berlin cancelled preferential visa treatment

    Officials from several ministries challenged the veracity of an article published on Monday by The Post revealing that Germany had cancelled preferential treatment for private travel by high-ranking government officials, though documents from a parliamentary inquiry in Germany explicitly state such an action was taken. The document, which details a response to an inquiry on Cambodia, says preferential visas for private travel were suspended by the German government, “including [travel] by Prime Minister Hun Sen and his family, by high-ranking military officials and the presidents of the...

Bou Y Molita, sister of murdered analyst Kem Ley's widow, on the Ley family making it safely to Australia as refugees.

National Assembly members vote in favour of the Kingdom’s budget for 2018 last year in Phnom Penh. Photo supplied

Cambodia’s budget process slightly more transparent, but issues remain: report

Cambodia’s budget process was slightly more transparent last year than in previous years, according to a new report, though scant information is provided to the public over the...

Cambodian flags are carried at the Opening Ceremony of the 2016 National Games. Coverage of the upcoming Games will be integrated with the NOCC web platform.

Camsoc sub-panel to launch publicity campaign for 2023 SEA Games

A widespread publicity campaign to promote the 2023 SEA Games will soon be launched by the Information and Communication sub-panel of the Cambodia SEA Games Organizing Committee (...

PyeongChang Olympics: a new cornerstone for peace and prosperity

by Shamshad Akhtar All eyes are on the 23rd Olympic Winter Games and 12th Paralympic Winter Games in PyeongChang this February. Sports fans worldwide have been eagerly awaiting the Olympics, and this time there is cause for cautious...
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