Asia Pacific

Chinese investment brings casinos to Cambodia

Seaside town once popular with backpackers, now seeing residents forced out because of rising costs and construction.

Cambodia

Cambodian opposition leader charged after PM's threat

Proponent of sanctions charged with incitement days after PM Hun Sen warned critics to flee if EU revoked trade deal.

Cambodia opposition member Kong Mas charged with 'incitement'

Business & Economy

EU slaps duties on Cambodia, Myanmar rice exports

Bloc says big increase in imports of Indica rice from two countries caused financial damage to European producers.

Cambodia

Hun Sen says opposition 'dead' if EU removes trade benefits

Cambodian leader's attack comes as EU mulls removal of Everything But Arms status over human rights concerns.

Hun Sen says opposition 'dead' if EU removes trade benefits

Asia Pacific

Cambodia, Vietnam and 40 years since Khmer Rouge fall

Large celebrations set to take place in Cambodian capital to mark 40th anniversary of 'Victory Over Genocide Day'.

Cambodia

The day Khmer Rouge downed arms, changed into army garb

Twenty years since collapse of ultra-communist movement, policy hailed by Cambodia PM for ending war back in spotlight.

Hun Sen 'win-win' legacy debated on Khmer Rouge fall anniversary

Cambodia

The last 92 Irrawaddy dolphins in Mekong River may not survive

Experts are concerned that the Mekong dolphin is unlikely to survive Cambodia's modernisation as a new dam is planned.

The last 92 Irrawaddy dolphins in Mekong River may not survive

Cambodia

Trick or real? CNRP split over Cambodia move to ease politics ban

Self-exiled cofounder calls government decision a political maneuver but others see it as sign of genuine improvement.

Trick or real? CNRP split over Cambodia move to ease politics ban

Asia Pacific

Poverty and demand from China fuel illegal Cambodia surrogacy

Commercial surrogacy was banned in 2016, but trade has continued as government discusses formal legislation.

Poverty and demand from China fuel illegal Cambodia surrogacy

Cambodia

Cambodia reiterates Khmer Rouge tribunal's work is complete

Sar Kheng says UN-backed war crimes court has no need to prosecute anyone beyond the Khmer Rouge senior leadership.

Cambodia reiterates Khmer Rouge tribunal's work is complete

Cambodia

Cambodia's beleaguered opposition and the fight for democracy

Today, the country is effectively a one-party dictatorship with the opposition party scattered across the world.

Cambodia's beleaguered opposition and the fight for democracy

Weather

12 dead in central Vietnam flash floods, landslides

Rains pound central Khanh Hoa province as tropical depression Toraji blows in from the South China Sea.

12 dead in central Vietnam flash floods, landslides

Cambodia

How indigenous 'vigilante' grandfathers protect forest life

A group of elders, frustrated with state response, protect forest from looting against backdrop of rising deforestation.

How indigenous 'vigilante' grandfathers protect forest life

Opinion

There is still hope for Cambodia's democracy

The international community has to pressure Cambodia to hold free and fair elections.

Mu Sochua

by Mu Sochua

Mu Sochua

Cambodia

Cambodia: Khmer Rouge leaders guilty of genocide, court rules

Verdict after years of trial is first time any Khmer Rouge leaders were found guilty of genocide for 1975-79 terror.

Cambodia: Khmer Rouge leaders guilty of genocide, court rules