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Thai woman, Filipino convicted in Cambodia for drug smuggling

cambodianews.com - Fri, 04/30/2010 - 20:00
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) A Cambodian court sentenced a Thai woman and her Filipino accomplice to 30 years in prison for drug smuggling and will allow the woman to keep her newborn son with her behind bars, judges said Friday. The woman cradled her seven-month-old baby in her arms during Thursday's ruling at the Phnom Penh Municipal Court.

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Cambodia court rejects bail for K.Rouge leaders

cambodianews.com - Fri, 04/30/2010 - 20:00
Cambodia's UN-backed genocide court on Friday denied bail for three former Khmer Rouge leaders, saying they may commit serious crimes and their detention was necessary to prevent trial tampering.

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Filipino, Thai woman convicted in Cambodia

cambodianews.com - Fri, 04/30/2010 - 17:00
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia - A Cambodian court sentenced a Thai woman and her Philippine accomplice to 30 years in prison for drug smuggling and will allow the woman to keep her newborn son with her behind bars, judges said Friday.

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Total 's Cambodia deal needs scrutiny: watchdog

cambodianews.com - Fri, 04/30/2010 - 17:00
An environmental watchdog Friday urged Cambodia's donors to scrutinize multi-million-dollar payments by French oil company Total to secure the rights to explore an offshore area.

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Thai woman, Philippine man convicted in Cambodia (2:51 p.m.)

cambodianews.com - Fri, 04/30/2010 - 14:10
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia A Cambodian court sentenced a Thai woman and her Philippine accomplice to 30 years in prison for drug smuggling and will allow the woman to keep her newborn son with her behin read more

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Cambodia, Thai soldiers exchange gunfire at border (4:30 p.m.)

cambodianews.com - Sat, 04/17/2010 - 17:00
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia -- Cambodian and Thai soldiers engaged in a brief gunbattle in a disputed border area Saturday, with Cambodia accusing its neighbor of instigating their latest clash. read more

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Cambodia, Thai soldiers exchange gunfire at border

cambodianews.com - Sat, 04/17/2010 - 17:00
Cambodian and Thai soldiers engaged in a brief gunbattle in a disputed border area Saturday, with Cambodia accusing its neighbor of instigating their latest clash. No injuries were immediately reported.

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Khmer Rouge legacy lingers 35 years after Phnom Penh's fall - Feature

cambodianews.com - Fri, 04/16/2010 - 17:00
Phnom Penh - Thirty-five years ago, Cambodia's capital, Phnom Penh, fell to the Khmer Rouge, Pol Pot's ultra-Maoist movement, which over the preceding years had taken control of most of the countr...

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Vietnam charges Philippine ex-cop with heroin smuggling

cambodianews.com - Fri, 04/16/2010 - 17:00
Hanoi - Vietnamese police have brought charges against three Philippine citizens allegedly involved in a ring that smuggled heroin from Cambodia to the Philippines, a police official said Friday....

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George Christy 04-16-2010

cambodianews.com - Fri, 04/16/2010 - 11:00
Could I live in Southeast Asia? Well, yes, having traveled through many countries there. Ten years ago, after I arrived in Cambodia on a tour with the World Monuments Fund, I fell in love with the sweetness of the people and was astonished by the natural dancing talent of 16-year-old Sokvannara Sar. We witnessed a folk dance performance by Sar, whos nicknamed Sy (pronounced see). Sys dancing ...

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Long Beach's Cambodians to remember beginning of Killing Fields

cambodianews.com - Fri, 04/16/2010 - 11:00
LONG BEACH - On April 17, it will be 35 years since Pol Pot and the Khmer Rouge marched into Phnom Penh, Cambodia, and embarked on a genocidal reign that became known as the Killing Fields.

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42 years later, at last a goodbye will be said

cambodianews.com - Thu, 04/15/2010 - 23:00
An 11-year-old girls wait for her lost father will end next month, almost 42 years to the day that his plane went down in Cambodia.

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Tyler Nicosia called

cambodianews.com - Thu, 04/15/2010 - 17:00
Elder Tyler Devin Nicosia, son of Sam and Sharleen Nicosia of Salem, has been called to serve in the Cambodia Phnom Penh Mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Elder Nicosia will

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Public Bank Q1 net profit up 16pc

cambodianews.com - Thu, 04/15/2010 - 17:00
Malaysia's Public Bank met market estimates for quarterly results as the banking industry heads for a strong earnings recovery this year. The country's third-largest lender by assets, which also owns banks in Hong Kong and Cambodia, said first-quarter net profit grew 16 per cent to RM685 million (US$214.2 million) from RM589 million a year ago. The net profit figure accounts for 24 per cent of ..

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Malaysias Public Bank Q1 profit meets forecast

cambodianews.com - Thu, 04/15/2010 - 14:00
KUALA LUMPUR, April 15 Public Bank met market estimates for quarterly results as the banking industry heads for a strong earnings recovery this year. The countrys third-largest lender by assets, which also owns banks in Hong Kong and Cambodia, said first-quarter net profit grew 16 per cent to RM685 million from RM589 a year ago. The net profit figure accounts for 24 per cent of consensus ...

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