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Four-star General Kun Kim, announcing the armed forces' readiness to arrest CNRP leaders Sam Rainsy and Kem Sokha, should the order come

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General stands ready to arrest CNRP leadership

CNRP acting president Kem Sokha attends a briefing on voter registration at party headquarters in Phnom Penh this week. Facebook

The Kingdom’s armed forces stand ready to arrest the leaders of Cambodia’s opposition party, one of the country’s highest-ranking military officers said in video uploaded to social media yesterday.

Immunity on line for senator accused of slandering Hun Sen

The Senate’s leading body is set to meet today to review a request from the Appeal Court to strip the immunity of opposition Senator Thak Lany (pictured) after she was accused of slandering Hun Sen. Facebook

The Senate’s permanent committee is set to meet today to review a request by the Appeal Court to strip the immunity of opposition Senator Thak Lany, who is believed to have fled the country, according to two of her colleagues.

Deeper economy drives growth

A worker operates machinery during the opening of a steel roof factory in July 2014.

The Ministry of Economy and Finance projects that Cambodia’s economy will remain robust for the rest of this year with a growth rate of 7 per cent despite global economic uncertainty, driven largely by the growth of the garment and service sectors.

Fatal crash puts light on right-hand steering loophole

People gather around the wreckage of a Mekong Express minibus that was destroyed in a collision with a right-hand-steering truck that left nine dead in Battambang province on Monday. Photo supplied

After a tragic crash claimed the lives of nine people in Battambang on Monday, attention has fallen on a recent legal loophole that allows potentially dangerous vehicles with right-hand steering to remain on Cambodian roads.

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CNRP lawmakers beaten

Two opposition lawmakers, Nhay Chamroeun and Kong Sakphea were beaten unconscious during protests in Phnom Penh, as over a thousand protesters descended upon the National Assembly.

Student authors discuss "The Cambodian Economy"

Student authors discuss "The Cambodian Economy"

Students at Phnom Penh's Liger Learning Center have written and published a new book, "The Cambodian Economy".