From international tourism to federal employment prospects every new White House administration alters the fabric of life in Washington, D.C. VOA Khmer's Sou Pichchinda narrates.
The case was brought against Sam Rainsy after he allegedly said that Hun Sen was behind the killing of prominent political commentator Kem Ley last year.
More than 7.8 million Cambodians are eligible to vote in the elections, which are scheduled for June 4.
Under the new rules, all forms of financial contributions from overseas institutions and foreign-funded groups are banned from donating to political parties in Cambodia.
Earlier this month, the National Bank of Cambodia (NBC) announced that the interest rate on microfinance loans would be capped at 18 percent.
The government claims the slogan violates the “spirit” of the constitution and election laws.
Kem Sokha was selected by CNRP to assume the presidency following the departure of Sam Rainsy in February.
Oeuth Ang was arrested on July 10 shortly after he allegedly gunned down Kem Ley, a prominent government critic, at a Caltex gas station in Phnom Penh.
Following Sok An’s death, Phay Siphan was reported as telling the Cambodia Daily that all of his positions would be granted to Bin Chhin.
Kim Sok left politics in 2008 to focus on social issues, working for a number of NGOs.
Asean Parliamentarians for Human Rights (APHR) published a report in which it said that court proceedings in Cambodia against some 15 MPs over the last three years had contributed to a “climate of fear”.