Category Archive: Cambodia

Cambodia: Request for Law to Ban Monks Voting.

The Cambodian Government formally accepted a request from Cambodia’s top Buddhist monks to make a law that would ban the more than 50,000 Cambodian monks from voting. The request of the Buddhist leaders… Continue reading

Most see Cambodia on the wrong path.

The Asia Foundation Cambodian Public Opinion Survey reveals sobering trends. Despite significant economic growth and poverty reduction over the last 10 years, Cambodians think that the country is heading in the wrong direction and are… Continue reading

Sunday afternoon along Tonle Sap, Phnom Penh.

Phnom Penh – Two kind of power towers…

Cambodian Public Holidays 2015.

Les jours fériés et les congés payés officiels de 2015 Un prakas  du ministère du Travail et de la Formation précise le calendrier des jours fériés et du nombre de jours de vacances… Continue reading

Phnom Penh – Sunday Morning in front of the Royal Palace.

“Most of the victims are farmers, workers and students.”

A total of 4,840 traffic accidents has claimed the lives of 2,148 people in Cambodia in the first 11 months of 2014. This as  a tragic increase of 247 over the same period… Continue reading

Rebuilding Phsar Chhas – Old market, Phnom Penh.

Phnom Penh – Phsar Chhas on fire.

Monday, November 24, 2014 –  Early morning hours. A blaze in Phnom Penh’s Psar Chas damaged up to 70 per cent of its 900 stalls. Related Le Phsar Chas en partie détruit par… Continue reading

Cambodian “Cyber War Team” in the wings?

The Cambodian Council of Ministers’ Press and Quick Reaction Unit has created a “Cyber War Team” (CWT) to monitor and collect information from Facebook and other websites. The CWT’s mission, role and obligations are to… Continue reading