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Cambodian judge orders reinvestigation of spying case against reporters

03 Oct 2019

PHNOM PENH A Cambodian judge on Thursday ordered a reinvestigation of the espionage case against two former Radio Free Asia journalists, saying he could not rule on their guilt or innocence without enough evidence.

Cambodian judge orders reinvestigation in spying case against reporters

03 Oct 2019

BANGKOK, Oct 3 A Cambodian judge on Thursday ordered a reinvestigation in the espionage case against two former Radio Free Asia journalists, saying he could not rule on their guilt or innocence without enough evidence.

Two years on, Cambodia opposition leader held without trial

02 Sep 2019

PHNOM PENH Lawyers for Cambodia's detained opposition leader Kem Sokha called on Monday for treason charges against him to be dropped and for his release from house arrest, two years after he was first arrested ahead of national elections.

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

05 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. Defence 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.

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