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Cambodian Khmer Rouge's chief ideologist, 'Brother Number Two', dead at 93

04 Aug 2019

PHNOM PENH Nuon Chea, the chief ideologist and 'Brother Number Two' of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge, whose brutal rule in the 1970s led to the deaths of some 2 million people, died on Sunday at the age of 93, a court spokesman said.

'We can't hide anything' say Cambodians at alleged China base

26 Jul 2019

REAM, Cambodia Trying to rebut a report of a secret deal to give China access to a naval base, Cambodia's defence ministry took reporters to see the torpid jetty and outbuildings on Friday.

Cambodia probes Chinese firm over illegal waste imports

19 Jul 2019

PHNOM PENH Cambodia is investigating a locally based Chinese firm for illegally importing around 1,600 tonnes of plastic waste from the United States and Canada, the Southeast Asian country's customs chief told Reuters on Friday.

Cambodia's EU rice exports fall sharply after tariffs; China sales up

08 Jul 2019

PHNOM PENH Cambodia's rice exports to the European Union fell sharply in the first half of the year following the imposition of tariffs, official data showed on Monday, but the loss was offset by increased sales to China.

Cambodia's EU rice exports fall sharply after tariffs; China sales up

08 Jul 2019

PHNOM PENH, July 8 Cambodia's rice exports to the European Union fell sharply in the first half of the year following the imposition of tariffs, official data showed on Monday, but the loss was offset by increased sales to China.

U.S. deports 37 Cambodian refugees after criminal convictions

04 Jul 2019

PHNOM PENH Thirty-seven Cambodian deported by the United States arrived in Phnom Penh on Thursday, 32 of them refugees who fled during the rule of the genocidal Khmer Rouge in the 1970s or war that followed their ouster, an aid group said.

U.S. presses Cambodia over possible Chinese military presence

01 Jul 2019

PHNOM PENH The U.S. Defense Department has asked Cambodia to explain why it suddenly turned down an offer to repair a naval base, saying the decision had raised speculation of possible plans for hosting China's military.

U.S. urges Cambodia to probe China-owned economic zone on tariff dodging

28 Jun 2019

PHNOM PENH The United States on Friday urged Cambodia to investigate a Chinese-owned special economic zone after uncovering efforts by firms operating there to evade duties on products destined for export to the United States.

U.S. urges Cambodia to probe China-owned economic zone on tariff dodging

28 Jun 2019

PHNOM PENH The United States on Friday urged Cambodia to investigate a Chinese-owned special economic zone after uncovering efforts by firms operating there to evade duties on products destined for export to the United States.

Cambodia jails translator over 'fake news' sex trafficking film

28 Jun 2019

PHNOM PENH A Cambodian court jailed a fixer and translator for two years on Wednesday for his role in making a documentary about sex trafficking in the Southeast Asian country which the government said contained "fake news".

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