Environment

China's dams exacerbated extreme drought in lower Mekong: Study

Critics say system of dams that China built deprived millions of people from Southeast Asia of their livelihood.

China's dams exacerbated extreme drought in lower Mekong: Study

Coronavirus pandemic

Amnesty video shows 'extreme overcrowding' in Cambodia prison

Government spokesperson admits overcrowding in prisons as health experts urge precautions to stop spread of coronavirus.

Coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus lockdown leaves migrant workers stranded in Thailand

Bangkok shutdown fuels mass exodus of migrants but those left behind worry about survival as factories close.

Coronavirus lockdown leaves migrant workers stranded in Thailand

Coronavirus pandemic

Cambodia accused of political clampdown amid coronavirus outbreak

At least four people remain in detention while 12 were released after apologising to the government.

Cambodia accused of political clampdown amid coronavirus outbreak

Coronavirus pandemic

Cambodia to host war games with China amid coronavirus outbreak

3,000 Cambodian and Chinese troops join 19-day military exercises seen as a gesture of solidarity amid health emergency.

Cambodia to host war games with China amid coronavirus outbreak

Asia Pacific

Confusion in Cambodia amid questions over virus on cruise ship

Malaysia declares woman from ship docked in Cambodia virus free amid anger over Hun Sen decision to welcome passengers.

Confusion in Cambodia amid questions over virus on cruise ship

AJ IMPACT

Cambodia braces for economic cost of coronavirus

In Cambodia, where the economy is dependent on China, the government is warning of job losses.

Asia Pacific

Cruise ship passengers in Cambodia clear of coronavirus

Blood tests taken from some passengers, who were unwell when ship arrived in Cambodian waters on Thursday, tested negative.

Cambodia

Cambodia tests cruise ship passengers for coronavirus

There are no confirmed coronavirus cases on board, but everyone is being tested before they can disembark.

AJ Impact

EU withdraws Cambodia trade benefits over human rights

The changes will take place on August 12, 2020, unless EU governments or the European Parliament block them.

EU withdraws Cambodia trade benefits over human rights

AJ IMPACT

EU to suspend some of Cambodia trade benefits over human rights

Cambodia is preparing for suspension of some its Everything But Arms trade privileges after opposition crackdown.

EU to suspend some of Cambodia trade benefits over human rights

Cambodia

Cambodia: 'Treason' trial for opposition leader begins

Trial of Kem Sokha under way two years after he was arrested in what some say is a politically charged prosecution.

Asia Pacific

Cambodia's Kem Sokha faces court on controversial treason charge

Kem Sokha is accused of collaborating with the US to overthrow the gov't in case critics say is politically motivated.

Cambodia's Kem Sokha faces court on controversial treason charge

Environment

Mekong communities struggle as China tests dam equipment

Water levels have fluctuated sharply with testing, but some are encouraged that China gave warning of its plan.

Mekong communities struggle as China tests dam equipment

AJ Impact

Child deaths in Cambodia spark call for construction freeze

Growing crowds of tourists and investors have fuelled a construction boom that officials valued at $6.4bn in 2017.

 Child deaths in Cambodia spark call for construction freeze