Andrew Nachemson

Andrew Nachemson

Andrew Nachemson is a Cambodia-based journalist.

Asia Pacific

Cambodia detains another opposition member amid crackdown

Rights group calls for dropping of charges and release of Nuth Pich, a member of the dissolved opposition party.

Cambodia detains another opposition member amid crackdown

Cambodia

Cambodia-European Union trade deal is on the chopping block

Accusations of human rights abuse by the Cambodian government may force the end of a preferential trade agreement.

 Cambodia-European Union trade deal is on the chopping block

Cambodia

Cambodia's micro-loans accused of 'predatory' lending

Report by rights groups details cases of 'coerced' land sales, child labour and forced migration due to indebtedness.

Cambodia's micro-loans accused of 'predatory' lending

Asia Pacific

Thai critic Pavin cries harassment after chemical attack in Japan

The suspect broke into political commentator's home in Kyoto last month and sprayed unknown chemicals on the victim.

Thai critic Pavin cries harassment after chemical attack in Japan

Cambodia

Espionage trial of two former RFA journalists starts in Cambodia

The two were arrested in a late night raid during 2017 political crackdown and accused of spying for the US.

Espionage trial of two former RFA journalists starts in Cambodia

Cambodia

In a Cambodian beach town, China-led building boom flouts rules

Lax regulation, bribery and corruption put lives at risk in China-fuelled development of once-sleepy Sihanoukville town.

In a Cambodian beach town, China-led building boom flouts rules

Thailand

Thailand's Thanathorn unfazed despite series of legal challenges

Speaking to Al Jazeera, Future Forward Party leader says the government raises threat of legal action to pressure him.

Thailand's Thanathorn unfazed despite series of legal challenges

Cambodia

Cambodia's opposition faces renewed crackdown amid China shift

With senior leaders jailed or exiled, local and regional supporters of opposition report attacks and harassment.

Cambodia's opposition faces renewed crackdown amid China shift

Cambodia

Calls grow for investigation over missing Cambodian land activist

Human rights groups ratchet up pressure on the Cambodian government after Sum Moeun vanished without a trace.

Calls grow for investigation over missing Cambodian land activist

Cambodia

Cambodian court issues arrest warrants for top opposition leaders

Exiled politicians accused of incitement to commit felony and plotting treason after announcing plans to return.

Cambodian court issues arrest warrants for top opposition leaders

Asia Pacific

'Clock's ticking,' EU tells Cambodia as trade scheme under threat

Bloc launches process that could lead to end of favourable deal over Phnom Penh's record on human rights and democracy.

'Clock's ticking,' EU tells Cambodia as trade scheme under threat

Cambodia

15 years on, justice elusive in Cambodia union leader's murder

Charismatic union leader Chea Vichea was shot dead in Phnom Penh on January 22, 2004, but his killers remain at large.

15 years on, justice elusive in Cambodia union leader's murder