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  • First Civil Society Day event attended by some 300 groups

    Cambodia’s first Civil Society Day was held on Tuesday, with at least 300 members of civil society groups in attendance at Phnom Penh’s Hotel Cambodiana for the event. Held under the theme Inclusive Partnership for Democratic and Sustainable Development, the day is intended to enable civil society groups to share their experiences.

  • Gasoline blaze kills two teenagers in Mondulkiri

    A fuel spill at a petrol station caught fire on Monday, killing two teenage girls, lightly injuring two other people and destroying four houses in Mondulkiri province’s Pou Chrei commune, authorities said on Tuesday. Mondulkiri police chief Lor Sokha told The Post that the petrol station owner’s “negligence” contributed to the accident.

Riel use set to increase, but the dollar still dominates

The use of the riel in the Cambodian economy is set to see a significant increase as more use it for large transactions, but its market share remains dwarfed by the dollar,...

Thiem denies Federer sixth Indian Wells title

DOMINIC Thiem denied Roger Federer a record sixth Indian Wells title, beating the Swiss great 3-6, 6-3, 7-5 on Sunday to claim his first ATP Masters 1000 crown. The 25-year-old...

Will Sunday’s election ease or inflame Thai political conflict?

Sunday will be a crucial day for Thailand, as voters cast their ballot to decide on the country’s future.

‘Glamping’: Dubai’s new take on desert camping

JUST over 100km from Dubai’s skyscrapers, Mohammed al-Kaabi strolls through the tranquil desert with his friends as the sun sets.