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  • Sar Kheng slams forest crime

    Minister of Interior Sar Kheng cited satellite footage of recent forest crimes as he criticised inept provincial officials for illegal logging and the flouting of the Kingdom’s forestry law. “You are not born with the forest. We have an obligation to protect the natural resources of our country,” said Sar Kheng last week in Battambang province.

  • PM ‘determined’ after forgiving those behind ‘murder attempt’

    Prime minister Hun Sen on Monday said he has forgiven those responsible for an attempt on his life 20 years ago, using the anniversary to further express his determination to prevent any “coup” or “colour revolution” from taking place in Cambodia. Posting on his Facebook page, he said that Monday marked 20 years since an attempted assassination on him in Siem Reap province.

EU palm oil ban bitter for SE Asian farmers

INDONESIAN palm oil farmer Kawal Surbakti says his livelihood is under attack, but the threat is not from insects or hungry orangutans eating his prized crop. Half a world away...

Message from Deputy Chief of Mission/Charge D’affaires Embassy of Malaysia in Cambodia

This year marks the 61st anniversary of the independence of Malaysia and also the anniversary of the establishment of Malaysia and the Kingdom of Cambodia bilateral relations...

Tiger seals his first victory in five years with Tour Championship

Tiger Woods scored his first victory in more than five years on Sunday, completing a two-shot win at the Tour Championship to crown a fairy tale comeback after a near two-year...

The top risk to the post-Lehman world

When investment bank Lehman Brothers collapsed on September 15, 2008, Dr Axel Weber – then the president of Germany’s central bank and a member of the governing council of the European