AJ Impact

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

AJ Impact

Cambodia's micro-loans: A form of predatory lending?

Some Cambodians are reportedly taking drastic steps to pay back tiny loans designed to benefit the poor.

Cambodia's micro-loans: A form of predatory lending?

Asia Pacific

Interactive: Plundering Cambodia's forests

Meet the man on a mission to take down Cambodia's timber tycoons and expose a rampant illegal cross-border trade.

Interactive: Plundering Cambodia's forests

Cambodia

Cambodia: Senior Khmer Rouge leader Nuon Chea dies at 93

Known as 'Brother Number Two', Nuon Chea was convicted of genocide by a UN-backed court last year.

Cambodia: Senior Khmer Rouge leader Nuon Chea dies at 93

101 East

Plundering Cambodia's Forests

101 East investigates how illegal loggers are plundering some of Cambodia's last remaining forests.

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

Malaria

Drug-resistant malaria spreading in Southeast Asia: Study

Scientists warn of 'terrifying prospect' that multidrug-resistant malaria strain could reach Africa.

Drug-resistant malaria spreading in Southeast Asia: Study

Cambodia

Cambodia denies deal to allow Chinese forces at its naval base

President Hun Sen rejects report in US paper as 'baseless' amid Washington's concern about China's influence in region.

Cambodia denies deal to allow Chinese forces at its naval base

AJ IMPACT

'Not a bin': Cambodia to return plastic waste to US, Canada

Cambodia among Southeast Asian nations pushing back against Western waste shipments in wake of China import ban.

'Not a bin': Cambodia to return plastic waste to US, Canada

Cambodia

Kem Ley murder: Groups slam arrest of activists seeking new probe

Human rights organisations condemn arrests of seven as Cambodian clampdown on freedom of press and freedom of assembly.

Kem Ley murder: Groups slam arrest of activists seeking new probe

AJ Impact

Thai court rejects class action against sugar giant Mitr Phol

Cambodian villagers accuse Thailand's biggest sugar company of stealing their land, something the company denies.

Thai court rejects class action against sugar giant Mitr Phol

AJ IMPACT

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

AJ Impact

Trump: A trade deal with China is 'absolutely possible' this week

Trump says he'll impose additional tariffs on Chinese goods if the two sides can't make a deal.

Trump: A trade deal with China is 'absolutely possible' this week

Cambodia

Cambodia charges seven over Sihanoukville building collapse

Charges include 'involuntary manslaughter' after 28 workers were killed and 26 injured in weekend building collapse.

Cambodia charges seven over Sihanoukville building collapse

Asia Pacific

Official sacked over Cambodia building collapse as toll hits 28

No survivors expected under the debris of the Chinese-owned construction site in Sihanoukville town, officials said.

Official sacked over Cambodia building collapse as toll hits 28