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Najib makes first official visit to Cambodia from May 9 - 11

cambodianews.com - Fri, 05/07/2010 - 02:00
Friday, May 7th, 2010 01:13:00 KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak will make an official three-day visit to Cambodia from Sunday, his first trip there since taking office in April last year. Najib will be accompanied by his wife, Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor, and a 45-member delegation including businessmen and the media, said a Wisma Putra statement today.

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Categories: Cambodia News

Cambodia has 'Freedom park'

cambodianews.com - Fri, 05/07/2010 - 02:00
PHNOM PENH - CAMBODIA has set up a 'Freedom Park' designated for political demonstrations in a move critics say is another attempt to protect the government and silence dissenting voices. The site, which is located far from government buildings and parliament, will be the only space made available to any group wanting to stage a demonstration. Protests at other locations in the capital Phnom ...

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Categories: Cambodia News

UCLA doctoral student John Scott-Railton uses mapping technology to help villagers in Cambodia and Senegal

cambodianews.com - Fri, 05/07/2010 - 02:00
John Scott-Railton first stepped into Cambodia in 2006 carrying three global positioning systems receivers, determined to revolutionize the countrys water and sanitation systems.

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Najib Makes First Official Visit To Cambodia From May 9-11 :: Bernama.com

cambodianews.com - Fri, 05/07/2010 - 02:00
KUALA LUMPUR, May 7 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak will make an official three-day visit to Cambodia from Sunday, his first trip there since taking office in April last year.

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Afghan, Nepalese held for immigration racket

cambodianews.com - Thu, 05/06/2010 - 05:00
An Afghan national and his Nepalese counterpart were arrested here for allegedly facilitating the illegal immigration of people to Australia via Cambodia and Indonesia.

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Categories: Cambodia News

First Look: Wanderlust for Madewell

cambodianews.com - Thu, 05/06/2010 - 02:00
Elizabeth Kiester led a fast-and-fabulous life as a fashion editor before landing in Cambodia and forming Wanderlust, which will now gain wider visibility through a partnership with Madewell.

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STRANGE BEDFELLOWS: Lennon, Khmer Rouge, 'Children of the West'

cambodianews.com - Wed, 05/05/2010 - 08:00
Let it be known: the song 'Imagine' means different things to different people. National Review's Jay Nordlinger uncovers quite a few in a post on group blog The Corner. First he quotes a survivor of the Khmer Rouge's utopian visions in Cambodia: "You know the John Lennon song 'Imagine'? 'Imagine no possessions, no religion'? That's what it was like in Cambodia," said the survivor. Nordlinger is

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Categories: Cambodia News

Business Japanese company given right for oil and gas exploration in Cambodia

cambodianews.com - Wed, 05/05/2010 - 08:00
The Cambodian government on Tuesday granted the right to explore oil and gas in the Great Lake area in central Cambodia to a Japanese company.

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Did Kent State Have to Happen?

cambodianews.com - Wed, 05/05/2010 - 02:00
Forty years ago, the United States took a very ugly turn as President Richard Nixons escalated the war in Indochina by invading Cambodia, prompting angry college protests, including a confrontation at Kent State which ended with National Guardsmen killing four students on May 4, 1970.

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Categories: Cambodia News

Cambodia, Japanese firm sign oil study deals

cambodianews.com - Wed, 05/05/2010 - 02:00
Cambodia and a Japanese energy firm on Tuesday signed deals to look for oil and natural gas in the basin of Southeast Asia's largest freshwater lake, despite environmental concerns.

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Japanese firm signs oil study deal with Cambodia

cambodianews.com - Tue, 05/04/2010 - 17:00
By Prak Chan Thul

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Claims of Sean Flynn Remains in Cambodia Spark Feud

cambodianews.com - Tue, 05/04/2010 - 08:00
Forty years after war photographer Sean Flynn's abduction in Cambodia, two men say a grave site they uncovered in the countryside is likely to be his

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Categories: Cambodia News

Students off to Cambodia to help build a house

cambodianews.com - Tue, 05/04/2010 - 05:00
FOUR Salesian College students are preparing to put their muscles where their mouths are and lend their skills to a project they are raising funds for in Cambodia.

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Categories: Cambodia News

Old landmine kills five Cambodians

cambodianews.com - Mon, 05/03/2010 - 17:00
Five plantation workers have died in Cambodia after their vehicle hit an old anti-tank mine in a former Khmer Rouge stronghold, an official says.

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Categories: Cambodia News

Health Ministry denies Malaysia has high number of HIV cases

cambodianews.com - Mon, 05/03/2010 - 17:00
KUALA LUMPUR, May 3 (Bernama) -- The Health Ministry denied today that Malaysia had registered the highest number of HIV cases when compared to Papua New Guinea and Cambodia.

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Categories: Cambodia News

Cambodia, Laos delegates arrive

cambodianews.com - Mon, 05/03/2010 - 14:10
President Nguyen Minh Triet received delegates from Cambodia , Laos and Viet Nam , who were attending a people-to-people friendship and co-operation meeting in HCM City on Friday.

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Cambodia rejects BHP bribe allegations

cambodianews.com - Mon, 05/03/2010 - 11:00
The Cambodian government has rejected suggestions that money it's been paid by the mining giant BHP was effectively a bribe.

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Categories: Cambodia News

Five killed, nine injured by anti-tank mine blast in Cambodia

cambodianews.com - Mon, 05/03/2010 - 11:00
PHNOM PENH: Five plantation workers were killed and nine others injured by an anti-tank mine that exploded when their vehicle drove over it on Saturday afternoon in Palin province's Sala Krao district.

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Categories: Cambodia News

Remains of Errol Flynn's War Reporter Son Spark Feud in Cambodia

cambodianews.com - Mon, 05/03/2010 - 05:30
Forty years after war photographer Sean Flynn's abduction in Cambodia, two men say that a gravesite they uncovered in the Cambodian countryside is likely to be his

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Categories: Cambodia News

Isang babaeng Thai at kasabwat nitong Pinoy sa drug smuggling, sinentensyahan na sa Cambodia

cambodianews.com - Sun, 05/02/2010 - 20:00
(6:46PM) NASENTENSYAHAN ng 30 taong pagkakabilango ng korte ang isang babaeng Thai pati na ang kasabwat niyang Pinoy sa kasong drug smuggling sa Cambodia. Ayon sa naging desisyon ng Phnom...

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