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  • Protesters displaying images of Prime Minister Hun Sen and his wife Bun Rany gather to deliver a petition to his cabinet on Wednesday. Railway families deliver petition to PM seeking reduction in land takeover

    Around 200 protesters delivered a petition to Prime Minister Hun Sen on Wednesday requesting that a Phnom Penh road project be curtailed to avoid displacing residents. The protesters represent a community of over 1,000 families living along a railway in the capital’s Russy Keo district. Plans to replace the track with a new, broader road will displace people in three communes. The road and accompanying sidewalks would be 60 metres wide in total, and would require taking villagers’ land on both sides of the tracks. The petition, which was also delivered to City Hall and the Ministry of Land...

  • Traffic passes in front of the General Department of Taxation office in Phnom Penh. Post’s bill from tax authority business as usual, says CEO

    The Phnom Penh Post is currently negotiating a tax bill with Cambodia’s General Department of Taxation (GDT), the newspaper’s CEO said on Tuesday, denying media reports that The Post was on the verge of shutting down, and characterising the negotiations as “routine”. Marcus Holmes, who has been CEO since late 2017, said on Tuesday that the negotiations with the GDT began in December. “It’s so routine,” he said, referring to the negotiations. “We fully expect we are going to explain this, [the GDT] is going to accept that and everyone is going to be happy.” News articles published by online...

Chak Sopheap, of the Cambodian Centre for Human Rights, on the death of beloved Cambodian Space Project frontwoman Kak Channthy.

Prime Minister Hun Sen poses for photos after a speech in which he addressed thousands of garment workers in Phnom Penh's Por Sen Chey district on Wednesday. Facebook

After Australia effigy burning, PM Hun Sen doubles down on political prisoners

Prime Minister Hun Sen issued a scathing critique of his political opposition on Wednesday, conflating them with fiery protesters in Australia and doubling down on his vow to keep...

A tuk-tuk delivers guests to the Lucky Ruby Casino & Resort in Bavet in November 2015. Victoria Mørck Madsenon

Investors are raising the stakes in Bavet’s property market

After a several years of economic stagnation, development activity is starting to pick up again in Bavet, a town on the Vietnamese border in Svay Rieng province whose fortunes are...

Smart Dragons saw off Extra Joss Fighters on Sunday to set up a championship final series with Master Tapsi. Supplied

Master Tapsi and Smart Dragons to meet in title showdown

Master Tapsi and Smart Dragons will battle it out on Wednesday evening in the first contest of the Chitato Chips Mini Basketball Tournament’s three-game final series. Unbeaten...

A woman casts her vote at a polling station during the commune elections in June 2017 in Phnom Penh.

The state of political freedom in Cambodia

Letter to the editor from Huy Vannak, undersecretary of state for the Interior Ministry Editor, Currently, the beautiful and readily smiling people of Cambodia are enjoying peace, stability, and sustainable development based on the...
  • Web Assistant 2018-03-23 17:00

    The Phnom Penh Post is an independent media company in Cambodia and is seeking a fulltime qualified candidate to fill a position as follows:  Web Assistant: 1 position  Duties and responsibilities

  • Program Assistant (Vacancy # 180399) 2018-03-28 17:00

    The World Bank office in Cambodia is looking for dynamic, committed and capable individuals to work as Program Assistant for Cambodia Country Office. The position will be based in Phnom Penh. This is

  • Translator 2018-04-10 17:00

    The Phnom Penh Post is an independent media company in Cambodia and is seeking a fulltime qualified candidate to fill a vacant position as below:   Translator: 1 position (Business)  Duties and

  • Career Opportunity with PRUDENTIAL 2018-04-13 17:00

    */ Prudential (Cambodia) Life Assurance PLC, a leading life insurer in Cambodia, is looking for qualified candidates to fulfil below positions: 1. Assistant Manager-Architect (1)   2. Actuarial