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Officials optimistic as EBA visit ends

Publication date 14 June 2019 | 13:16 | ICT

Garment industry associations and Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training officials have expressed their expectations of a positive outcome after an EU fact-finding delegation concluded its eight-day mission in Cambodia this week.



  • Authorities nab 28 Chinese workers alleged to be illegal

    Publication date 14 June 2019 | 07:48 | ICT

    Officials at the Interior Ministry’s General Department of Immigration are questioning 28 Chinese nationals who were detained on Wednesday in Phnom Penh on suspicion of entering the country to work illegally.

  • US ambassador at the fall of Phnom Penh dies at 93

    Publication date 13 June 2019 | 14:10 | ICT

    John Gunther Dean, the US ambassador who famously carried the American flag to a helicopter leaving Phnom Penh as the capital fell to the Khmer Rouge in 1975, has died at the age of 93.

  • Cambodian embassy in Bangkok to help migrants

    Publication date 13 June 2019 | 13:41 | ICT

    The Royal Embassy of Cambodia in Bangkok has announced that it will conduct visits throughout Thailand to assess the challenges Cambodian workers face and provide them with services at their workplaces or residences.

  • Sar Kheng concerned over laundering

    Publication date 13 June 2019 | 12:01 | ICT

    Minister of Interior Sar Kheng has expressed concerns that recent money laundering cases involving huge sums will see Cambodia placed on a global financial blacklist.

  • NACD to boost efforts in tackling drugs at clubs

    Publication date 13 June 2019 | 09:56 | ICT

    A senior official of the national anti-drug authority has pledged to boost efforts to eliminate the use and distribution of illegal drugs of all kinds at entertainment venues throughout the Kingdom.

  • China supports gov’t in resisting ‘intimidation’

    Publication date 13 June 2019 | 09:50 | ICT

    China will support the Cambodian government “in resisting Western intimidation”, Wang Tianxiang, the deputy director of the Chinese Foreign Affairs Ministry’s Division of Southeast Asian Affairs said, as bilateral relations reach “n

  • PP Municipal Court concludes Rott Mony RT documentary trial

    Publication date 13 June 2019 | 09:46 | ICT

    The Phnom Penh Municipal Court on Wednesday concluded the civil case against Rath Rott Mony over the filming of the controversial RT documentary My Mother Sold Me.

  • Kandal official called for forging land documents

    Publication date 13 June 2019 | 09:42 | ICT

    The Phnom Penh Municipal Court has summoned an official from the Kandal provincial Office of Land Management, Urban Planning and Construction and his accomplice to appear for questioning on June 13-14 over forgery of land documents.

  • Sar Kheng orders end to use of police, military to guard venues

    Publication date 13 June 2019 | 09:01 | ICT

    Minister of Interior Sar Kheng has ordered the security force’s top brass to cease providing officers to guard karaoke bars and other entertainment venues because the patrons of such establishments often took drugs.

  • Woman confesses to murder, dismemberment over debt

    Publication date 13 June 2019 | 08:36 | ICT

    The daughter of a woman who was killed and dismembered in Phnom Penh earlier this month requested the authorities on Wednesday to impose the death penalty on the woman who killed her mother, after listening to the killer confess and