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Chinese warships dock in Cambodia to boost 'military cooperation'

Three hulking Chinese warships docked in Cambodia Wednesday for a four-day visit, as Beijing parades its naval prowess alongside its staunch Southeast Asian ally.

Cambodia celebrates 40th anniversary of Khmer Rouge ouster

Tens of thousands of Cambodians packed a stadium in Phnom Penh Monday to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the expulsion of the brutal Khmer Rouge regime -- a day strongman Prime Minister Hun Sen called the country's "second birthday".

Cambodia hails opening of country's largest dam despite opposition

Cambodian premier Hun Sen on Monday opened the country's largest hydropower scheme.
December 18, 2018 | 08:20 am GMT+7

Cambodia to raise minimum wage for garment workers by $12

Cambodia hiked the monthly minimum wage for garment workers by $12 Friday from the current $170 following a election promise by premier Hun Sen.
October 06, 2018 | 11:09 am GMT+7

Cambodia leader tells world to stay out of Indochina politics

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen said on Wednesday that countries outside Indochina are too critical of politics in the region.
September 13, 2018 | 08:27 am GMT+7

Cambodia wakes to another era of Hun Sen rule after 'flawed' election

Cambodia woke on Monday to another chapter of rule by strongman Prime Minister Hun Sen.
July 30, 2018 | 08:21 am GMT+7

Cambodians start voting in controversial poll

Rights groups have slammed the election as a farce and opposition figures have called for a boycott to send a message to the ruling party.
July 29, 2018 | 08:02 am GMT+7

Cambodia's ruling party dangles jobs, new schools ahead of vote

Cambodia's ruling party has thrown resources at a weak education system ahead of elections on Sunday as it tries to entice young voters and drain resentment over low-paying jobs.
July 24, 2018 | 02:48 pm GMT+7

More walkouts over new ownership of embattled Cambodian newspaper

Hun Sen's government has taken a hammer to the fragile democracy's once-vibrant media.
May 09, 2018 | 09:53 am GMT+7

Cambodia PM accuses United States of lying over aid cut

Prime Minister Hun Sen said aid cuts to Cambodia's tax department were made in 2016.
March 03, 2018 | 03:11 pm GMT+7

Cambodia 'shocked' by 'disrespectful' US aid cut, says democracy intact

The United States has cut military support and other aid programs for Cambodia government over democratic 'setbacks'.
February 28, 2018 | 03:50 pm GMT+7

China supports Cambodia's crackdown on political opposition

Hun Sen has been one of Beijing’s most important allies in Southeast Asia after more than three decades in power.
November 21, 2017 | 09:09 am GMT+7

Cambodia under fire after dissolving main opposition party

Prime Minister Hun Sen would be clear to extend more than three decades of power in next year’s election as rights groups decried the death of democracy.
November 17, 2017 | 09:30 am GMT+7

Cambodia's main opposition party dissolved by Supreme Court

The court ruling also ordered a five-year political ban for 118 members of the opposition party.
November 17, 2017 | 08:10 am GMT+7

Cambodia PM repeats warning of war if opposition wins vote

Prime Minister Hun Sen has vowed to stay on after more than three decades in power.
May 26, 2017 | 08:06 am GMT+7
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