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Lawmakers Mu Sochua, Sam Rainsy and Yim Sovann leave the National Assembly

Let the snubbing begin
Appointment of veteran opposition officials stalls

A former prisoner from Battambang prison speaks about making furniture

Made with conviction
Furniture empire built on prison labour: guard, former inmates

Quote of the day

JICA's Masato Koto on his public transport plan for Phnom Penh involving a railway system

Leading

City hits brakes on illegal gas

An attendant at a gas station fills a moto with gas yesterday afternoon

The Phnom Penh government is planning to take action against illegal petrol stations around the city, and has counted 205 of them so far.

Woman’s death prompts scrutiny of unlicensed clinic

The Ministry of Health is warning patients to avoid unlicensed health clinics after a woman who was treated at an illegal facility in Siem Reap died earlier this week.

Protesters leave after promises

Yorm Bopha, longtime Boeung Kak lake activist, being removed by security outside the National Assembly building during a clash yesterday.

More than 300 community representatives embroiled in land disputes in Battambang and Banteay Meanchey provinces have left Phnom Penh after receiving written pledges from government officials that the authorities will establish a commission to seek

Dam ‘redesign’ a mystery

Construction at the Xayaburi dam site in Laos in June 2012

Amid a lawsuit and a chorus of dissent, developers of the first lower Mekong mainstream hydropower project, the massive Xayaburi dam, have quietly submitted a long-anticipated, multimillion-dollar redesign plan, the Post has learned.

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Scot Marciel

'Not locked in'

Scot Marciel, one of the US State Department's top Asia diplomats, sat down with State of Play during a whistle-stop tour of the region.

Bus protest

Busses blocked by drivers

Travelers exasperated as sacked drivers and their supporters demand reinstatement.

Kim Marintha

Police raid home of general accused of murder

Senior government adviser on the run after allegedly killing his mistress and their six-year-old daughter.