Category Archive: Cambodia

Zaha Hadid reveals the design of Cambodia’s Genocide Museum.

After one year design work, Zaha Hadid and her team presented the design of the long-awaited new institute for the Documentation Center of Cambodia (DC-Cam) – the country’s largest repository of information relating to… Continue reading

Cheeky inequalities in Cambodia.

By government sub-decree, the Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has granted a hefty pay raise – to himself and to his long-serving ministers. Hun Sen and senior government members are set for a… Continue reading

Just another Wednesday in Phnom Penh?

Today, Wednesday, October 15, 2014, is a public holiday. It’s the “Commemoration Day to the Royal Soul of His Majesty Preah Bat Samdech Preah Norodom Sihanouk, Preahmahaviraksat, King-Father of the Cambodian National Independence,… Continue reading

The Cambodian “Ruling Elite” faces charges of crimes against humanity.

On October 7, 2014, a criminal complaint was filed in the International Criminal Court (ICC) Office of the Prosecutor on behalf of Cambodian victims by Richard J. Rogers of the London-based law firm… Continue reading

2014 – A dry rainy season in Cambodia and South East Asia?

Predicted Water Levels of the Mekong River for the Week of October 13 – 18, 2014. For all stations falling water levels. Water levels estimated for the Port of PhnomPenh (Tonle Sap). Read… Continue reading

Culture : Les couleurs des jours de la semaine cambodgienne.

Originally posted on Khmerologie:
Vous avez peut-être vu, si vous avez visité le Palais Royal à Phnom Penh, une pièce dans laquelle sont exposés sept mannequins de jeunes femmes khmères portant des sampots*…

GOVERNING ASEAN E-COMMERCE.

GETTING CLOUDIER. By RSIS  –  Kaewkamol Pitakdumrongkit Big business has tapped into ASEAN’s burgeoning e-commerce market and regional governments have enacted measures to govern the Internet “cloud”. However, institutional gaps remain and a… Continue reading

“Anything that Flies on Everything that Moves”.

From Pol Pot to ISIS. By John Pilger  –  October 09, 2014 ICH  In transmitting President Richard Nixon’s orders for a “massive” bombing of Cambodia in 1969, Henry Kissinger said, “Anything that flies… Continue reading

Cambodia – Key Indicators by World Bank.

Figures say very little about the quality of life of the inhabitants of a country……..! Read more >>    Lepetitjournal.com

Ponts et montagnes du Cambodge – Cambodian bridges and mountains.

Originally posted on Khmerologie:
Sur Internet, l’une de mes correspondantes cambodgienne poste aujourd’hui deux listes : celle des plus longs ponts du Cambodge, et celle des montagnes les plus hautes. Voici les principaux ponts…