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  • A rare gaur that was accidentally killed by a conservation team in Preah Sihanouk province. [+]Rare gaur dies during rescue operation

    A rare gaur that gored a teenage boy last month in Preah Sihanouk province drowned Friday night after it was tranquilised during a failed rescue operation. The conservation team from Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Center shot the animal with tranquiliser darts on Friday evening after responding to requests from authorities in Prey Nop district’s Teuk Thla commune, said Pin Lyvon, deputy director of the centre. The endangered animal then ran one kilometre into the forest, with the conservation team in pursuit. Because of the uneven terrain, and threat of injury from the gaur, authorities were...

  • Royalist leader Prince Norodom Ranariddh and his party members leave the Royal Palace after a swearing-in ceremony earlier this month in Phnom Penh. PHA LINA [+]Funcinpec to head five commissions

    Newly minted Funcinpec lawmakers took their places this weekend at the head of five National Assembly commissions previously chaired by the now-dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party, including the Commission on Human Rights. The National Assembly voted to install Funcinpec representative You Hockry as first deputy of the body, with 112 out of 117 present lawmakers approving the selection. Last month, the Supreme Court ruled to dissolve the CNRP, Cambodia’s only viable opposition party, in a decision that international observers have called a tremendous blow to democracy. The CNRP’s 55...

Yin Srin, a 60-year old recyclables collector and Borei Keila resident, on why she does not want to accept a relocation deal.

Prime Minister Hun receives the honorary title of “Goodwill Ambassador for Tourism and Sustainable Development Goals” at a ceremony on Saturday in Phnom Penh.

Hun Sen wins little-known tourism award, shortlisted for Chinese ‘peace’ prize

Prime Minister Hun Sen has had a good week on the international award circuit, having been announced a finalist for a “peace” prize and the recipient of a global “tourism” award...

An artist’s rendering of the amusement park planned by the Peng Houth Group.

Peng Houth to invest $60 million in amusement park

In an effort to make their housing development project more attractive, the company behind Borey Peng Houth decided to put down another $60 million to create an international-...

Cambodian Labour Confederation President Ath Thorn (centre) releases balloons into the sky at an event celebrating International Human Rights Day yesterday in Phnom Penh's Tuol Kork district.

A renewed commitment on Human Rights Day

By Claire Van der Vaeren, UN Resident Coordinator on behalf of the United Nations system in Cambodia. Today, Human Rights Day, marks the launch of a year’s celebration to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of...

Multimedia Service Operator SingMeng provides Triple Play Solution in Cambodia

With a strong sense of shared culture and a desire to bring high-tech connectivity to the Cambodian people, SingMeng Telemedia is the only Multimedia Service Operator (M.S.O) to...

  • [+]Announcement 2017-12-15 17:00

    UNDP partners with people at all levels of society to help build nations that can withstand crisis, and drive and sustain the kind of growth that improves the quality of life for everyone. On the

  • [+]Helicopter pilot 2017-12-30 17:00

    Job Announcement   We are recruiting a helicopter pilot with a minimum 5 years driving experience and helicopter license. The workplace is in Cambodia. No age, gender or nationality limited.   We

  • [+]Health Financing Advisor 2017-12-30 17:00

      Health Financing Advisor   MoEF Palladium is seeking a Phnom Penh-based Health Financing Advisor to be embedded staff in the Cambodia Ministry of Economics and Finance (MoEF) under the USAID-funded

  • [+]Head of Education 2018-01-02 11:15

    We Are a Unique Organization of Action! Cambodian Children’s Fund (CCF) transforms the country’s most impoverished kids into tomorrow’s leaders, by delivering education, family support and community