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Siem Reap police provide e-payment scam warning

Publication date 19 August 2019 | 23:40 | ICT

The Siem Reap provincial police have instructed e-payment service providers throughout the province to be cautious about a new scam in which fraudsters posed as staff members to steal money from those who have deposited money in the system



  • Nine illegal timber trucks impounded

    Publication date 19 August 2019 | 21:44 | ICT

    The National Committee for Prevention and Crackdown on Natural Resource Crimes on Monday impounded nine trucks used to transport timber to Vietnam through Kratie province’s Snuol district.

  • Police to resume fining riders without helmets as safety campaign ends

    Publication date 19 August 2019 | 21:43 | ICT

    Traffice police have resumed issuing fines to motorbike riders and passengers following the one-month nationwide campaign to clamp down on anyone not wearing a helmet.

  • Authorities fix breached dam

    Publication date 19 August 2019 | 21:41 | ICT

    Battambang provincial authorities and residents are fixing a partly broken dam in Svay Cheat village, in Sangke district’s Raing Kesei commune, after farmers breached it to irrigate their paddy fields.

  • Breaking: Government to stop issuing online gambling licences

    Publication date 19 August 2019 | 21:24 | ICT

    The government on Sunday stopped issuing licences for internet gambling operations in a bid to crack down on online extortion, a directive signed by Prime Minister Hun Sen said.

  • Rainsy vow to return on Nov 9 dismissed as ‘political warfare’

    Publication date 19 August 2019 | 00:00 | ICT

    An announcement from the Supreme Court-dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) that its “acting president” Sam Rainsy would return to the Kingdom on November 9 was dismissed on Sunday as “political warfare”.

  • Monk in court for gambling debt murder

    Publication date 18 August 2019 | 23:57 | ICT

    An allegedly womanising 27-year-old chief monk will be sent to the Oddar Meanchey Provincial Court on Monday after confessing to killing a 62-year-old motodop with a hammer over a gambling debt.

  • Candidates told to stick to rules ahead of Grade 12 exams

    Publication date 18 August 2019 | 23:35 | ICT

    With more than 117,000 candidates sitting this year’s Grade 12 examinations on Monday and Tuesday, the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport has called on everyone involved to adhere to the rules.

  • Official transferred after pointing at car with foot

    Publication date 18 August 2019 | 23:30 | ICT

    The deputy director of the Siem Reap provincial Registration and Driver’s Licence Unit at the Department of Public Works and Transport who last week pointed at the number plate of a car taken in for a technical check with her foot h

  • Oknha detained in Kratie prison for forestry crimes

    Publication date 18 August 2019 | 23:29 | ICT

    A Kratie provincial investigating judge has ordered well-known timber trader and oknha (tycoon) Kong Kroeng, and his son-in-law Math Naseat, to be detained at the provincial prison after they were questioned last week about their al

  • Calls for unblocking of canals in Preah Sihanouk

    Publication date 18 August 2019 | 23:26 | ICT

    Preah Sihanouk provincial governor Kuoch Chamroeun called for those who filled in and constructed buildings over canals to remove anything blocking the vital drainage systems as flooding continues to impact the province.