27-year-old Chan Rithy, the left footed wizard who has been one of the outstanding players for the national team and Cambodian Premier League side Phnom Penh Crown in recent seasons, has been offered a contract for Royal Thai Army club. The side were promoted to the Thai Premier League at the end of last season, and are currently playing in the Queen’s Cup as a precursor to their regular league competition. Prak Sovanny, newly appointed coach of Phnom Penh Crown, revealed that Chan Rithy is yet to decide on whether he will join the Army team in Thailand, but will continue to play for Crown during their current Samdech Hun Sen Cup campaign. “He will be one of our first choices for the upcoming match against Wat Phnom [this Saturday]” stated the coach.
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- 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