Tag Archive: norodom sihamoni

Khmer King Norodom Sihamoni – A dancer, a puppet, a prisoner of the palace?

Monarch Wears a Hollow Crown in a Kafkaesque Kingdom. BY SOVANNARITH KEO | NOVEMBER 12, 2014  –  The Cambodia Daily. If Jayavarman VII is known among Cambodians and the rest of the world… Continue reading

Phnom Penh – Inauguration of KIng Norodom Sihanouk Statue.

King Norodom Sihamoni and Queen Mother Norodom Monineath inaugurated a statue of the late King Father Norodom Sihanouk on October 11, 2013. The 4.5-meter-tall bronze statue sits on a 27-meter-tall memorial set-up in… Continue reading

Phnom Penh: CNRP People’s Congress Resolution.

The 10-point Resolution of the People’s Congress, October 6, 2013. Read more: http://www.nationalrescueparty.org/peoples-congress-resolution/  http://sochua.wordpress.com/2013/10/08/peoples-congress-resolution/ En français: Les cartouches du CNRP pour toucher Hun Sen Rassurée par le dernier rassemblement, si toutefois elle avait… Continue reading

Cambodia – One more public holiday in the Kingdom of Wonder.

King Father memorials mandated The government has issued a notice calling on the “entire Cambodian nation” to observe the first anniversary of the death of late King Father Norodom Sihanouk on October 15,… Continue reading

Cambodia opposition CNRP: public hearing, mass protest, general strike and UN petition.

The opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) will launch several demonstration activities to submit a petition to the United Nations. The CNRP would organize a public congress at the Freedom Park on Oct. 6,… Continue reading

Cambodia Constitution Day: 24 Sept 2013 – But who cares?

Today in Cambodia – September 24 is Constitution Day. This public holiday celebrates the anniversary of the promulgation of Cambodia’s constitution on the same day in 1993, after the Khmer regime and the… Continue reading

King Sihamoni opens new Cambodian Parliament without opposition.

Phnom Penh, Cambodia – September 23, 2013 – A political and social diary. National Assembly Hall – 8 am  King opens parliament session despite the opposition boycott. King Norodom Sihamoni opened the inaugural… Continue reading

Cambodia: The political fight gets increasingly harder.

In Cambodia, the two big political parties CNRP and CPP, their two exponents Sam Rainsy and Hun Sen – together with the Cambodian King –  do badly in terms of democratic behavior and… Continue reading

Phnom Penh: Police Block Monks.

More than 150 monks gathered – in silence and non-violent – together on Thursday, Sept 19, 2013, to give a petition to the Royal Palace in the capital Phnom Penh. The asked King… Continue reading

Cambodia – The political fight continues in a next round.

The verbal clashes after the Cambodian National Assembly election in the country the Khmer have become sharper again. The Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) and Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) have had two meetings earlier… Continue reading