Mr. Sam Rith

Mr. Sam Rith

Mr. Sam Rith

Sam Rith, 32, is now the Managing Editor for Phnom Penh Post in Khmer publication. He has been working for Phnom Penh Post for over eight years. From 2007 to 2008, he was the Editor-in-Chief at the Cambodia Weekly, which today named The Southeast Asia Weekly.

 He graduated BA in 2003 in field of Management and he finished his master degree of law and political science in 2007. In his journalism career, in 2006, he won an award from the 3rd Developing Asia Journalism Awards and was named as the “Yong Development Journalist of the Year”.


  • Prince injured, wife dies after accident

    THE wife of former First Prime Minister Prince Norodom Ranariddh, Ouk Phalla, 39, died while the prince was “severely” injured following a road accident in Preah Sihanouk province’s Prey Nub district on Sunday morning, officials said. Rananriddh, who is also the president of the Funcinpec

  • Bun Heang mocks US, threatens its citizens in scathing open letter

    After being hit with sanctions from the US Department of Treasury, Cambodian General Hing Bun Heang said he would retaliate against any US national who does not respect his country’s sovereignty, has ambitions to invade Cambodia or incites “traitors” in the Kingdom to do

  • Police warn boycott FB group involved in the “Clean Fingers Campaign”

    Police said on Tuesday that they will pick up members of a Facebook group involved in the “Clean Fingers Campaign” that promotes a boycott of next month’s national elections. However, police merely planned to “educate” the group for now, but warned that if the

  • Ranariddh 'seriously injured', his wife dies in accident in Preah Sihanouk

    THE wife of former first prime minister Prince Norodom Ranariddh has died. Ouk Phalla succumbed to injuries sustained in a traffic accident on National Road 4 in Preah Sihanouk’s Prey Nub district this morning. She and the prince were immediately rushed to the Preah Sihanouk