A total of 19 agreements were signed to fund large-scale infrastructure projects including seaports, expressways and an airport.
Kim Sok was an outspoken analyst prior to his arrest and regularly criticized the government in the media.
Four senators will be selected by the CPP-controlled parliament, while the remainder will be chosen by a vote of commune councilors.
Beijing pushed its influence over six-country waterway.
Meeting in Cambodia on range of projects, overseen by Beijing-initiated Lancang-Mekong Cooperation, offers alternative on issue that may emerge as flashpoint akin to South China Sea.
Traffic accidents in Cambodia declined slightly in 2017 with more than 1,700 people killed on Cambodia’s roads last year.
Chea Vichea was killed on January 22, 2004, while he was buying his morning newspaper.
Meeting held amid push by China to build more dams that are altering the water flow and raising environmental concerns.
The bamboo train is a small wooden-framed deck that sits on top of two independent axles, reclaimed from damaged tanks left over from the civil war.
John Burgess most recent, “The Stairway Guide’s Daughter,” is a work of fiction set in the 12th century at the clifftop temple of Preah Vihear, famous for its 2,400-step stairway.
After police raided an illegal cockfighting ring, judge orders birds killed, but organizers remain unpunished.
Proposed taxes on filmmakers reflect broader push to transition from dysfunctional system of negotiated tax to more sustainable government revenue base.