Myanmar’s census with surprises.

Following an incomplete counting due to ethnic conflicts in parts of the country, Myanmar said that its first census in 30 years shows the population to be 51.4 million, some 10 million less… Continue reading

Phnom Penh – ‘Perfect’ Military Police Honored With Cash.

The Phnom Penh Governor handed out a total of $30,000 in cash to 1,000 military police officers during a “ceremony praising their ‘perfect’ service and discipline” after a year that saw violent, and… Continue reading

Photo for Friday, 29th August

Sangkat Phsar Kandal I, Daun Penh, Phnom Penh – August 2014.

Photo for Wednesday, 27th August.

    Monsoon in Cambodia.

Thai Military Junta – PM General Prayuth Chan-ocha.

The Thai National Legislative Assembly (NLA) voted unanimously for junta chief General Prayuth Chan-ocha to be the 29th prime minister of Thailand.   He was the sole candidate for the job. Prayuth was widely… Continue reading

Photo for Friday, 22nd August.

Cambodia Census 2014.

Population:      14,96 million Agricultural Households:  1,9 million with a population of 8.5 million.

Phnom Penh Water Festival is back again from November 5 – 7, 2014.

Cambodia’s Water Festival is to return to the capital Phnom Penh in 2014. This will be for the first time since 2010, when a stampede on a bridge packed with visitors from all… Continue reading

Slower rising Cambodian tourist data.

After years with double-digit growth Cambodia shows signs of a slowing down tourist sector. Between January and June 2014 tourist arrivals totalled 2.2 million, up 5 per cent from the same period of 2013. The dampened growth… Continue reading

Higher visa fees for the Kingdom of Cambodia.

Cambodian visas for foreign visitors and business people will increase by USD 10 from October 1st, 2014. Prices from October 1st,  2014: Visitor visa: new 30 USD; Business visa: new 35 USD. Posted… Continue reading