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Foreign Affairs Minister Hor Namhong has demanded an end to opposition politicking on the Vietnam border issue, following the second and “final” verification of maps used by the government to demarcate the eastern boundary against F

Tep Nytha (centre), secretary general of the National Election Committee, talks to the media during a press conference last year in Phnom Penh.
Fri, 4 September 2015

NEC chief still firmly in place

The National Election Committee has no plan to replace its secretary general, Tep Nytha, despite a pledge after the revamped body’s approval earlier this year to name someone new to the post within three months.

Fri, 4 September 2015

Taxis swarm forestry official pursuing van

A forestry official in Mondulkiri province was surrounded by taxi drivers yesterday as they allegedly prevented him from tailing a suspected illegal timber dealer who was heading towards the Vietnam border.

Fri, 4 September 2015

Two cops, others face drug-trafficking charge

Four people – including two police officers – were tried at the Phnom Penh Municipal Court yesterday for allegedly selling a small amount of methamphetamines to an undercover police officer earlier this year.

Accused Nuon Chea watches court proceedings on a screen last week in Phnom Penh at the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia during Case 002/02.
Fri, 4 September 2015

Defence won’t present docs

Both the Khieu Samphan and Nuon Chea defence teams yesterday confirmed they would abstain from making document presentations a day after the trial chamber ruled that the prosecution’s use of written witness statements – which the te

Fri, 4 September 2015

Young boy killed by hornets

A 5-year-old boy was killed and two of his older siblings injured on Wednesday evening after they were attacked by hornets in Kampong Thom province’s Santuk district, police said yesterday.

Fri, 4 September 2015

Gov calls for vigilance before Pchum Ben

Phnom Penh City Hall has called on authorities in the capital’s 12 districts to ramp up security and public order in preparation for the upcoming Pchum Ben and Kathin festivals.

A photo of a fishing cat collected by a camera trap in Peam Krasop Wildlife Sanctuary in Koh Kong province.
Fri, 4 September 2015

‘Fishing cat’ spotted for first time since ’03

An endangered species of feline unseen in Cambodia for more than a decade has been caught on camera in the country’s southwest, a conservation group said yesterday.

Fri, 4 September 2015

Cash payout clears road in Kampot

A community of fishermen in Kampot province whose homes had been blocking the construction of a road to a nearby beach accepted an offer yesterday to move elsewhere.

Fri, 4 September 2015

Interior official calls for eviction suspension

The Interior Ministry has issued a letter calling for the removal of vendors at Ochheuteal Beach near Sihanoukville to be suspended, though it is unknown whether the incoming provincial governor will adhere to the call.

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