The Phnom Penh Municipal Court on Friday issued a verdict in the case of 23 labor activists and two minors, finding them guilty of charges related to violent demonstrations but releasing them on suspended sentences.
At the close of National Asia Pacific Heritage Month, Sichan Siv, a Cambodian and former US ambassador to the UN, says cultural assimilation had been the key to his success in the United States.
A Cambodian court convicted 23 garment workers and unionists who were arrested during violent protests in January - and then suspended their sentences and released them.
A court found 23 people guilty of violence during strikes by garment workers, but all were given suspended sentences and freed
Hundreds of demonstrators gathered outside the government’s Anti-Corruption Unit on Thursday, demanding investigations into a variety of land grabs, forced evictions and other crimes.
At the center of the complaints is the corruption surrounding ongoing development projects, sanctioned by the government, that continue to increase.
Critics say Somaly Mam fabricated her own life story and the stories of several other women who claimed to be sex trafficking victims
Khmer architecture was uniquely Cambodia style of modern architecture developed in the 1950s and 1960s. The New Khmer Architecture movement began with independence from France in 1953.
Cambodia has received $680.5 million in aid from the ADB and other funders to build or renovate roads across 22 provinces, linking it to Vietnam, Thailand and Laos.
Police in Kampong Speu province say there is no evidence to link the charred remains of a corpse to a 16-year-old boy who went missing during a government crackdown on labor demonstrations in January.
Hun Sen said in a public speech Tuesday rumors they would seek to form a shadow government in Cambodia were untrue and dangerous.
A group representing Cambodia’s indigenous communities traveled to New York this week, meeting with UN officials and other minority groups from 70 countries.