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Keo Reaksmey is escorted out of a holding cell yesterday at Kandal Provincal Court before being given the verdict for his involvement in the theft of relics from Oudong Mountain last year.

Oudong guards found guilty
Guards, confessed thief get 7 years over theft of Buddha relic

Quote of the day

Nuon Chea's attorney Victor Koppe to Khmer Rouge tribunal judge Jean-Marc Lavergne over a dispute about documentary evidence

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CNRP's Um Sam An sustains rhetoric on map

As the government threatens to prosecute those who speak out against the maps it uses to demarcate the border with Vietnam, one opposition lawmaker says he has found a map in the United States’ Library of Congress that he claims could shine new li

MPs ‘hastily’ approved laws, new report says

Sam Rainsy, Tiulong Saumura and Hun Sen talk at the National Assembly in Phnom Penh earlier this year after the new Election Law was passed during a vote.

Lawmakers have hastily approved key legislation with little or no meaningful debate, according to a mid-year report on the National Assembly’s performance, which criticised opposition president Sam Rainsy for stifling discussion prior to two impor

Gov't eyes industrial expansion

In search of Cambodia’s next economic growth driver, the government yesterday laid out the Cambodia Industrial Development Policy 2015-2025, which aims to expand the Kingdom’s narrow industrial base beyond garments and rice.

Fears over zoo swap

Kiri walks around his enclosure at Kampot’s Teuk Chhou Zoo in 2012. The zoo’s director, Nhim Vanda, is planning to exchange Kiri and one other elephant for animals from a Japanese zoo early next year.

Two elephants living at Kampot province’s notoriously grim Teuk Chhou Zoo are set to be swapped for endangered species with a zoo in Japan, despite deep concern among experts over the suitability of the trade.

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Floating away

Floating away

An ethnically Vietnamese community that has lived on the water in Phnom Penh for decades is given three weeks notice to cut their houses loose.

Provincial fried rat

Provincial fried rat; the new organic fad?

Cambodian exporters have found an unlikely selling point for their rodents - hygiene.

Chea Sim cremated

Chea Sim cremated

King sends off late Cambodian People's Party president

PPWSA’s profit down in 2Q

The Phnom Penh Water Supply Authority (PPWSA) saw its profit after tax drop for the second quarter this year, when compared to the same period last year, according to its quarterly statement published on the Cambodia Securities Exchange