Cambodia slumped out at the group stage of the AFF U19 Championships yet again on Saturday as Malaysia completed a 6-0 rout of the Philippines in Yangon to grab the crucial second qualifying spot behind Thailand in Group A. Cambodia, who have yet to make the semifinals in four attempts, took third place ahead of Singapore and the Philippines. In today’s semi-finals at Thuwunna Stadium, Thailand clash with hosts Myanmar at 3:30pm while Malaysia take on Group B-toppers Vietnam at 6:10pm. The playoff for third place and the grand final are slated for Wednesday.
Cambodia come close but fail to make semis
- Proof giants walked among us humans?
For years a debate has waged about whether certain bas relief carvings at the 12th-century To Prohm Temple, one of the most popular attractions at the Angkor Wat Temple Complex in Siem Reap province, depicted dinosaurs or some rather less exotic and more contemporary animal,
- Japan bank buys major stake in ANZ Royal Bank
Japan's largest bank acquired more than half of ANZ’s shares in Cambodia on Thursday, according to a statement from Kith Meng’s Royal Group. Japan's JTrust Bank, announced that they had acquired a 55% of stake in ANZ Royal Bank. According to a Royal Group
- Long way to go before Cambodia gets a ‘smart city’
Phnom Penh, Siem Reap and Battambang will struggle to attain smart city status without adopting far reaching master plans, according to officials tasked with implementing the program. The brainchild of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean), the smart city program seeks to link up
- New US bill ‘is a violation of Cambodian independence’
After a US congressmen introduced bipartisan legislation that will enact sanctions on Cambodian officials responsible for “undermining democracy” in the Kingdom, government officials and the ruling Cambodian People’s Party on Sunday said they regarded the potential action as the “violation of independence and sovereignty