Monthly Archive: April, 2012

Cambodia: Online Donations for Chut Wutty Family.

For those of you who would like to contribute to Lok Chut Wutty’s family, SRP MP Mu Sochua indicated that you can make the contribution through Paypal at her website: Please clearly… Continue reading

Cambodia / Odd tale of activist’s forest death.

A CAMBODIAN military police officer shot himself twice in the chest after gunning down a prominent activist, officials say, in a surprise explanation for the two deaths in a remote forest. Chhut Vuthy,… Continue reading

Cambodia: An expanding Partnership for ASEAN-EU.

By Cathy Ashton. Cathy Ashton is the European Union’s High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy. As foreign ministers from ASEAN and the European Union gather in Brunei Darussalam for the 19th… Continue reading

Cambodia: Environmental Activist Chut Wutty shot dead.

Prominent environmental activist Chut Wutty was shot dead in Koh Kong province today near one of the areas he had fought tirelessly to protect from illegal logging – the Central Cardamom Protected Forest.… Continue reading

A Wise Word, once again.

———————————————————-  “In a time of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act.” ———————————————————- George Orwell

Phnom Penh: Mekong meets Tonle Sap.

Transporting Timber Out of Cambodia’s Protected Areas.

By Keyla Beebe, The Pulitzer Center. Although some of the timber cut in Cambodia’s Aoral Wildlife Sanctuary is legal, allotted by the government through economic land concessions or for community use, much is… Continue reading

Cambodia: Almost 1 million Tourists in the First Quarter of 2012.

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Happy Phnom Penh City Life.

Cambodia Daily, April 23, 2012.

Cambodia must solve two big problems for takeoff.

By Martin Hutchinson The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own. Cambodia must solve two big problems to achieve the kind of rapid, sustained growth Asia’s tiger economies… Continue reading