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National security Gov’t issues directive for border crime

Publication date 24 April 2019 | 11:25 | ICT

The Ministry of Interior issued a directive on Monday to boost measures to prevent and crack down on transnational crimes in Cambodia following a spate of recent incidents. The directive was signed by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of



  • Car firm owner arrested pending court appearance

    Publication date 23 April 2019 | 11:04 | ICT

    The National Police on Monday detained Seng Sopheak, the owner of Seng Huot car dealership, pending a court appearance on fraud charges after he was arrested on Sunday following complaints filed by some 100 people.

  • ‘Schools need modern methods’

    Publication date 23 April 2019 | 10:58 | ICT

    Hang Chuon Naron, the Minister of Education, Youth and Sport, on Monday said that learning through research and analysis rather than by recitation would enhance innovation as Cambodia prepares for the arrival of the Fourth Industria

  • Prime Minister to lead delegation at BRI forum

    Publication date 23 April 2019 | 09:26 | ICT

    Prime Minister Hun Sen is to lead eight ministers to attend the second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in Beijing from Friday to Monday, with a number of agreements expected to be signed.

  • Court hears two cases against CNRP’s Rainsy

    Publication date 23 April 2019 | 09:14 | ICT

    Phnom Penh Municipal court on Monday heard two cases against Sam Rainsy, “acting president” of the Supreme Court-dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), on charges of inciting the military and insulting King Norodom Sihamon

  • PM urges caution after storm deaths

    Publication date 23 April 2019 | 08:59 | ICT

    Prime Minister Hun Sen on Monday called on people to remain careful as storms and lightning killed two people and destroyed more than 100 houses, schools and pagodas throughout Banteay Meanchey province on Sunday.

  • Eight detained over land row

    Publication date 23 April 2019 | 08:52 | ICT

    The Preah Sihanouk provincial court on Sunday evening ruled to detain the eight people from a 200-strong group of protesters accused of blocking National Road 4 in Prey Nop district’s Bit Traing commune and using violence against au

  • Vietnamese land grabbers linked to Cambodian firm

    Publication date 23 April 2019 | 08:46 | ICT

    A senior Virak Chey National Park official on Monday said the 12 Vietnamese nationals being held in pre-trial detention for allegedly crossing the border illegally into Ratanakkiri province and clearing land are suspected of having

  • Prime Minister: Ignore group’s calls to stage ‘a coup d’etat’

    Publication date 23 April 2019 | 08:41 | ICT

    Prime Minister Hun Sen on Monday told Sar Kheng and other government officials not to respond to an unnamed group who he said had urged the Minister of Interior to stage a coup against the leader of the ruling Cambodian People’s Par

  • Man kills wife, injures son in axe rage

    Publication date 23 April 2019 | 17:06 | ICT

    A man was arrested by Kampong Chhnang provincial police on Monday for allegedly killing his wife and seriously injuring his nine-year-old son with an axe in a drunken rage.

  • Events to be held in Mondulkiri to mark World Malaria Day

    Publication date 22 April 2019 | 13:10 | ICT

    A series of events intended to raise awareness of malaria will be held on Monday in Mondulkiri province’s Koh Nhek district, one of the Kingdom’s few remaining endemic areas for the disease.