Category Archive: Cambodia

Parteichef Hun Sen

Originally posted on
Das Zentralkomitee der regierenden Kambodschanischen Volkspartei (KVP) hat am Wochenende wie erwartet Regierungschef Hun Sen zum neuen Parteipräsidenten gewählt. Die Position war nach dem Tod von Chea Sim…

Highway planned to contact HCMC with Cambodian border crossing Bavet/Moc Bai.

The Vietnamese company Cuu Long Transport Infrastructure Management Investment and Development in HCM City plans to build a VND 30 trillion (US$ 1.37 billion) project to build an expressway that will connect HCM City with… Continue reading

Greater Mekong Region – 139 new species found.

‘Dementor’ Wasps and Long-Fanged Bats! A paralysis-inducing wasp, a color-changing toad and a bat with eerily long teeth- What do all of these curious critters have in common? Sure, they all seem a… Continue reading

18 killed in a single traffic accident in Cambodia.

Svay Rieng crash kills at least 18 garment workers. A normal workday for female textile workers turned to a tragedy before it even started. And It was a plain wonder that any of the 39 workers… Continue reading

South China Sea: Is America About to Make a Fatal Mistake?

An already tense and dangerous situation in the South China Sea threatened to become even worse. The United States is considering plans to initiate systematic military patrols with ships and planes in that… Continue reading

Cambodia – A small step towards justice.

Polonsky deported to Russia. Fugitive former Russian tycoon Sergei Polonsky was deported back to Russia,  May 7, 2015, where he is wanted for allegedly scamming investors in his real estate projects. According to… Continue reading

China announces strategically important Kra Isthmus Canal in Thailand

Originally posted on China Daily Mail:
Kra Isthmus Canal The following is based on a translation from Chinese media: A memorandum of cooperation among various enterprises on the construction of Kra Canal in…

Beautiful Myanmar.

Myanmar lensmen scoop up prizes at ‘Image of Asia’ contest. Myanmar photographers Kyaw Zaw Lay and Kyaw Win Hlaing each won an award under different categories in the “Image of Asia” photo competition… Continue reading

Talent, not capital!

A new report from the World Economic Forum underscores Cambodia’s poor performance in providing the education and training needed to guarantee future prosperity, though experts say the country is slowly improving. The recently published… Continue reading

Phnom Penh – Dry & hot rainy season 2015.