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Meet the women’s rights activist confronting the politics of sex in Myanmar
  • Fri, 24 Nov 2017 03:52

Myanmar women’s rights activist Htar Htar has a modest goal – total upheaval of her country’s ingrained gender inequality. Her organisation, Akh...

Cambodia to sustain strong growth: World Bank
  • Thu, 23 Nov 2017 11:20

Cambodia's economy is predicted to remain strong and resilient for the next two years, fueled by a shift to higher value-added manufacturing despi...

Officials check for Zika
  • Thu, 23 Nov 2017 05:24

Health officials collect mosquito larvae from a water container in Phnom Penh during a monitoring programme for the Zika virus. TANG CHHIN SOTHY/AFP A...

Regus opens its second biz centre
  • Thu, 23 Nov 2017 02:11

Global workspace provider Regus officially opened its second business centre in Phnom Penh yesterday with the aim of offering flexible office solution...

World Bank projects Cambodia’s economy will continue growing
  • Wed, 22 Nov 2017 22:05

Cambodia’s economy is projected to grow by 6.9% this year, despite earlier predictions that cited political uncertainty as the cause for it growing ...

Fake News and the Death of Democracy in Cambodia
  • Wed, 22 Nov 2017 22:04

The Nation is reader supported: Chip in $ 10 or more to help us continue to write about the issues that matter. At half past midnight on September 3,...

Whatever happened to… Cambodia’s Funcinpec Party
  • Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:17

From commanding almost half of the popular vote in Cambodia’s 1993 elections to barely a footnote in the most recent ballots, Funcinpec’s resurgen...

Young Cambodians in California want to leave Killing Fields behind
  • Wed, 22 Nov 2017 13:19

The American dream is alive for children of Cambodian refugees in California as they seek to break free from shackles of the past Anaheim Street in Lo...

Suu Kyi again avoids mentioning Rohingya refugee crisis
  • Wed, 22 Nov 2017 07:14

Activists claim Myanmar’s leader is ‘denying our existence’ after she once again omits mentioning the Rohingya refugee crisis during a speech to...

Cambodia, Myanmar to promote ancient temples
  • Wed, 22 Nov 2017 03:58

Tourists take photos at Angkor Wat in Siem Reap. Cambodia and Myanmar plan to promote the temples of Angkor and the ancient city of Bagan. Cambodia N...

Smothering democracy
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 23:16

Cambodia's prime minister, Hun Sen, who has been slowly squeezing the life out of democracy in Cambodia, delivered a fawning tribute to President ...

Cambodian Journalists Call for Release of Colleagues Jailed on Espionage Charges
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 21:16

More than 60 Cambodian journalists on Monday issued a statement calling for the release of two jailed colleagues charged with espionage. “The charge...

Jacqueline Kennedy and soft power diplomacy
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 17:15

Fifty years ago this month, former United States first lady Jacqueline Kennedy fulfilled her childhood dream of visiting the Kingdom's famed Angko...

China Supports Cambodia's Crackdown on Political Opposition
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 15:20

China supports Cambodia's efforts to protect political stability and believes it will smoothly hold elections next year, Chinese Foreign Minister ...

Fate of Indonesia’s speaker of the house may be sealed this afternoon
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 13:18

Setya Novanto was arrested on Sunday under his suspected involvement in a scandal that could see $ 170m worth of stolen state funds tied to his name ...

Angelina Jolie Decries Hate Speech and the - Failure of...
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 11:23

Star says she wanted to make her Oscar-contending film "First They Killed My Father" not about Cambodia, but with Cambodia This story about Angelina J...

The purple foodie craze sweeping the US actually began in the Philippines
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 07:17

Long used to give traditional Philippine desserts their unmistakable purple hue, ube has become a social media sensation among food lovers the world ...

Malaysia cracks down on texting and driving problem
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 02:01

Malaysia’s Ministry of Transport is issuing fines among other initiatives to curb the rising rate of accidents in the country From just January to ...

The complacency factor
  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 19:18

Between them, Goh Chok Tong and Mahathir Mohamad spent some 36 years as prime ministers of Singapore and Malaysia respectively. A common theme of two ...

US Pulls Cambodia's Election Funding; Hun Sen Says Cut It All
  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 17:18

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen challenged the United States on Sunday to cut all aid after it announced it was ending funding for a general election...

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