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  • [+]Foreign Affairs Ministry acknowledges German visa changes

    After days of denying the veracity of The Post's reporting that Germany had suspended preferential visa treatment for private travel for high-ranking Cambodian government officials, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs confirmed on Thursday that such a measure had indeed been taken. In a press release, Foreign Affairs Ministry spokesman Chum Sounry wrote that the German embassy had informed the Ministry of Foreign affairs about the suspension. On Monday, The Post first reported the steps taken by the German government, which came to light through a parliamentary inquiry about relations with...

  • Cambodia was perceived to be the most corrupt country in Asean and ranked 164 out of 180 countries globally, according to a new corruption index. [+]Cambodia drops in corruption index, taking bottom spot in Asean for third year running

    A global corruption perceptions index has ranked Cambodia 161st out of 180 countries, with the report specifically pointing to weak press freedoms and NGO protections as facilitators of graft – issues that commentators have repeatedly raised as concerns in the Kingdom. The Corruption Perception Index was released by Transparency International yesterday and ranks countries based on perceived levels of public sector corruption, with Cambodia dropping five places from last year to rank near the bottom of the Asia-Pacific region. It was ranked below all Asean member states for the third year in a...

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In Cambodia’s courts, it’s a man’s world – with the effects felt by female employees and victims alike

The number of women in the Cambodian judicial system remains stubbornly low, new statistics compiled by the Cambodian National Council for Women show, with the detrimental effects...

NOCC secretary-general Vath Chamroeun speaks at a press conference outlining details of the 7th Sihanoukville International Half Marathon on March 11.

Modified course unveiled for Sihanoukville half marathon

The route for the 7th Angkor Beer Sihanoukville International Half Marathon on March 11 has been modified, with new parts of the city included for the first time. The...

PyeongChang Olympics: a new cornerstone for peace and prosperity

by Shamshad Akhtar All eyes are on the 23rd Olympic Winter Games and 12th Paralympic Winter Games in PyeongChang this February. Sports fans worldwide have been eagerly awaiting the Olympics, and this time there is cause for cautious...
  • Web Assistant 2018-02-15 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

  • Sales Manager 2018-02-28 17:00

    Post Media is seeking an experienced and energetic Sales Executive to sell multi-platform verticals for advertising. This self-motivated seller and proactive team player will serve as the Sales

  • Administration and Finance Manager 2018-03-07 17:00

    VBNK is a Cambodian learning organisation supporting the capacity development of a wide range of civil society, public and private sector organisations so that they can contribute more effectively to

  • Education Officer 2018-03-02 17:00

    Education Officer (NO-2) Fixed-Term, Kratie, Cambodia For every child, education. How can you make a difference?   Education Officer contributes to programme planning, implementation, monitoring and