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China's debt-trap diplomacy is rapidly ensnaring Southeast Asia
  • Thu, 25 Jan 2018 15:13

This is not the kind of Chinese invasion that our Supreme Court and others are warning about, but a subtle and insidious mode of conquest that could u...

Cambodia: Hundreds of chickens dead in Prey Veng
  • Thu, 25 Jan 2018 13:14

Hundreds of chickens in Prey Veng province's Svay Anthor district have allegedly died from unknown causes over the past week, spurring uninformed ...

Bangladesh delays repatriation of Rohingya refugees
  • Wed, 24 Jan 2018 23:12

Humans rights groups have welcomed the delay, saying issues central to the Rakhine conflict, namely the issue of Rohingya citizenship, have not been a...

Bat faeces: how this ‘black gold’ improves the fortunes of Cambodian farmers
  • Wed, 24 Jan 2018 19:12

Climate change, a lack of irrigation and pesticides have all contributed to damaging Cambodia’s agriculture. Bat faeces could be the answer By the...

Thousands of Filipinos flee Mayon volcano after lava shoots nearly a kilometre into the sky
  • Wed, 24 Jan 2018 17:16

Since the volcano began rumbling last week, more than 56,000 people have been evacuated from their homes to centres outside Mount Mayon’s danger zon...

Cambodian PM embarks on visit to India
  • Wed, 24 Jan 2018 15:17

Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen left here on Wednesday for a five-day visit to India, a senior official said. In New Delhi, Hun Sen wil...

Indonesia is investigating online comments made about Brunei’s sultan
  • Wed, 24 Jan 2018 01:12

Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah lodged a complaint with the Jakarta police force over a post on an Indonesian Instagram account, which they said “harmed and...

Nearly 100 people have died after measles outbreak hits Indonesia’s Papua
  • Tue, 23 Jan 2018 23:16

So far, 69 toddlers have died in the Asmat region of Papua, while 23 children were killed by the highly contagious infection in the mountainous distri...

The Art Bar – Something New to Check Out
  • Tue, 23 Jan 2018 21:14

Posted on January 23, 2018 by wpadmin I had been hearing a lot about The Art Bar’s Sip and Paint as my Facebook and Instagram feed had been c...

American sentenced to one year in Cambodian prison for raping boy
  • Tue, 23 Jan 2018 19:11

A 79-year-old American man was sentenced to one year in prison for raping a 10-year-old boy in Siem Reap in 2017, local media reported on Monday. Acco...

Former oil exec jailed for life in one of Vietnam’s biggest anti-corruption crackdowns
  • Tue, 23 Jan 2018 17:12

The 21 other officials involved in the embezzlement scandal come from Vietnam’s business and political elite and they received between nine to 22 ye...

Indonesia's President Joko Widodo gets set for re-election bid
  • Tue, 23 Jan 2018 15:14

Things seem to be looking good for Indonesian President Joko Widodo ahead of his re-election campaign, which should kick off on Sept 23. His approval ...

Despite the severe mental health stigma in Cambodia, this psychologist won’t give up on locals
  • Tue, 23 Jan 2018 13:12

Combating the widespread problem of mental health stigma in Cambodia is something that clinical psychologist Paneth Sok faces everyday at TPO, a leadi...

Cambodia Rice Federation launches 'Malys Angkor' brand
  • Tue, 23 Jan 2018 09:13

Rice on display at Phnom Penh's Sofitel Hotel today, where the Cambodia Rice Federation announced a new "Malys Angkor" brand for four species of C...

Why Indonesian activists are defending these school employees jailed for child sex abuse
  • Tue, 23 Jan 2018 07:12

Convicted of child sex abuse, seven school employees continue to languish in an Indonesian prison for a crime that many believe they did not commit. A...

Business Insider: Uber Cambodia ready for competition
  • Tue, 23 Jan 2018 05:12

As technology use has proliferated among Cambodians, businesses have sometimes struggled to keep up. The Ride-hailing app Uber announced a new general...

Top Four Places to Explore in Cambodia
  • Tue, 23 Jan 2018 03:12

Cambodia, the Southeast Asian country has been enchanting its visitors with its picturesque peaches, otherworldly landscapes, beautiful food and cryst...

Australian moved to cell in Cambodia with 140 prisoners
  • Tue, 23 Jan 2018 01:14

James Ricketson told family members the cell is 16 by six metres in size, meaning each detainee has just 0.67 square metres of space. The 68-year-old ...

'Fake news' crutch used by SE Asian leaders to control media, critics charge
  • Mon, 22 Jan 2018 23:12

Governments across Southeast Asia have a history of using laws and the judiciary to curb press freedoms - now, they have found a handy crutch to lean ...

Cambodia PM berates media at correspondents’ dinner
  • Mon, 22 Jan 2018 21:13

F T L E W Phnom Penh – Cambodia’s long-serving Prime Minister Hun Sen berated journalists on Sunday at a dinner his government hosted for correspo...

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