Cambodia

Cambodia’s Festival of the Dead: rice offerings and Buddhist chants

Cambodia’s Festival of the Dead: rice offerings and Buddhist chants

Published 25/09/2018

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodians threw rice on the ground on Tuesday to mark the ‘Festival of the Dead’ or Pchum Ben and feed the [more…]

Cambodia’s parliament holds first session since July vote

Cambodia’s parliament holds first session since July vote

Published 05/09/2018

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodia’s parliament on Wednesday held its first session since a July general election in which Prime Minister Hun Sen’s ruling party [more…]

U.N. holds emergency meeting in Asia as China battles African swine…

U.N. holds emergency meeting in Asia as China battles African swine…

Published 05/09/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - The United Nations is holding an emergency meeting this week with animal health experts in Asia to discuss the threat of African [more…]

Cambodian farmers sue Thai sugar group Mitr Phol over alleged land…

Cambodian farmers sue Thai sugar group Mitr Phol over alleged land…

Published 02/04/2018

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Farmers from Cambodia have filed a lawsuit in a Thai civil court against Asia’s largest sugar producer, accusing it of rights [more…]

Cambodia PM’s son assumes senior military post

Cambodia PM’s son assumes senior military post

Published 02/03/2018

Royal Cambodian Armed Forces' deputy commander Lieutenant General Hun Manet, speaks during an annual sports competition in Phnom Penh, Cambodia January 11, 2018. REUTERS/StringerPHNOM PENH [more…]

Facebook ends six-country test that split News Feed in two

Facebook ends six-country test that split News Feed in two

Published 02/03/2018

FILE PHOTO: Facebook logo is seen on a wall at a start-up companies gathering at Paris' Station F in Paris, France, January 17, 2017. REUTERS/Philippe [more…]

Cambodia drops pornography charges against nine of 10 foreigners

Cambodia drops pornography charges against nine of 10 foreigners

Published 19/02/2018

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - A Cambodian court has dropped charges against all but one of a group of 10 foreigners who were charged last month [more…]

Exclusive: Despite sanctions, North Korea exported coal to South and J

Exclusive: Despite sanctions, North Korea exported coal to South and J

Published 26/01/2018

FILE PHOTO - An employee walks between front-end loaders which are used to move coal imported from North Korea at Dandong port in the Chinese [more…]

Thailand battles drug-resistant malaria strains that imperil global ca

Thailand battles drug-resistant malaria strains that imperil global ca

Published 15/12/2017

Anopheles minimus mosquitoes are pictured at a lab in the Public Health Ministry in Bangkok, Thailand, November 9, 2017. Picture taken November 9, 2017.REUTERS/Athit PerawongmethaBO [more…]

President Xi says China will not export its political system

President Xi says China will not export its political system

Published 01/12/2017

China's President Xi Jinping (C) arrives with leaders at the opening ceremony of the "CPC in dialogue with world political parties" high-level meeting, at the [more…]