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Ou Chanrath calls on RFA to make apology

Publication date 17 December 2018 | 14:36 | ICT

Former Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) lawmaker Ou Chanrath claimed that Radio Free Asia (RFA) disseminated “baseless information” against him, and called on the radio’s journalists to be “professional and neutral”.



  • Ex-CNRP leader: No one puts democracy on pedestal for us

    Publication date 17 December 2018 | 08:31 | ICT

    A former lawmaker of the court-dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) called on his party members to remain in the country and fight.

  • PM: Restore Sihanouk province’s reputation

    Publication date 17 December 2018 | 08:37 | ICT

    Speaking at the 7th Sea Festival in Koh Kong province on Saturday, Prime Minister Hun Sen ordered Preah Sihanouk governor Yun Min to restore the province’s reputation and prevent all crimes, following recent criticism of the region.

  • Man arrested for faking video stirring racial hate

    Publication date 17 December 2018 | 08:27 | ICT

    Police arrested a man for producing a video showing a brawl between Chinese gangs in Phnom Penh. Chea Pov, National Police anti-cybercrime department director, said the clip intended to cause racial hatred.

  • CMAC ups cooperation with Thai counterpart

    Publication date 14 December 2018 | 14:35 | ICT

    Cambodian and Thai mine authorities have agreed to step up cooperation in demining activities along the two countries’ frontier, the former’s top official said on Thursday.

  • Suspected human trafficking filmmaker brought to court

    Publication date 14 December 2018 | 12:28 | ICT

    An alleged documentary film producer was sent to court on Thursday after being extradited to Cambodia from Thailand, a court official said.

  • Students tackle reckless driving

    Publication date 14 December 2018 | 12:17 | ICT

    Youth for Road Safety, a network of students from four universities in Phnom Penh, is set to launch an awareness-raising campaign in an attempt to reduce the use of mobile phones while driving.

  • Crackdown nets over 1,000 illegal Chinese

    Publication date 14 December 2018 | 12:18 | ICT

    A Joint task force, which included the Svay Rieng provincial department of labour and vocational training, has fined over 1,000 Chinese nationals who live and work illegally in Bavet town, the department director Has Bunthy told The

  • Phone app to report road damage launched

    Publication date 14 December 2018 | 11:18 | ICT

    The Ministry of Public Works and Transport launched a phone app on Thursday which allows the people to report problems with the country’s roads directly to the ministry in a big leap forward for road safety in the Kingdom.

  • Assembly passes amendment to Political Party Law Article 45

    Publication date 14 December 2018 | 10:55 | ICT

    The National Assembly on Thursday unanimously approved a proposed amendment to Article 45 of the Law on Political Parties in a move that could pave the way for former senior opposition leaders banned for five years to return to the

  • Police officer arrested on narcotics charges

    Publication date 14 December 2018 | 12:27 | ICT

    A policeman will attend the provincial court in Kampong Thom on December 14 on drugs charges, after he was detained by anti-drug police on Wednesday in Siem Reap province.