Cambodia

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…]

Cambodia’s opposition gives up posts after ban

Cambodia’s opposition gives up posts after ban

Published 20/11/2017

A man walks near posters the Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) and Cambodian People's Party (CPP), in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, November 20, 2017. REUTERS/Samrang PringPHNOM [more…]

Canada`s Trudeau raises rights issues as Asia summit winds down

Canada`s Trudeau raises rights issues as Asia summit winds down

Published 14/11/2017

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau raised the plight of Rohingya refugees and extra-judicial killings in the Philippines at a summit of Asian and Western leaders on Tuesday, sensitive human rights issues skirted by almost all the others. [more…]

Canada`s Trudeau says raised human rights, killings with Philippines` Duterte

Canada`s Trudeau says raised human rights, killings with Philippines` Duterte

Published 14/11/2017

Canada Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Tuesday said he raised the issue of human rights and extrajudicial killings during a conversation with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, who was "receptive" to his comments. [more…]

Cambodian PM says sanctions wouldn`t hurt him

Cambodian PM says sanctions wouldn`t hurt him

Published 27/10/2017

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen told his cabinet on Friday he had no fear of Western sanctions after some U.S. senators threatened to push for travel restrictions over his arrest of the main opposition leader, the government spokesman said. [more…]

Control of information shifts up a gear in run-up to Cambodia election

Control of information shifts up a gear in run-up to Cambodia election

Published 08/09/2017

Critics of Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen have grown used to following upstart news service Fresh News to find out what the government’s next target might be. [more…]

`Borg/McEnroe` rivalry movie kicks off Toronto festival

`Borg/McEnroe` rivalry movie kicks off Toronto festival

Published 08/09/2017

A tale of real-life rivalry on the tennis court kicked off the Toronto International Film Festival on Thursday in a scaled-back line-up of movies that focus on tales of survival amid chaos. [more…]

Stung by reputation, Taiwan looks to turn corner on money laundering

Stung by reputation, Taiwan looks to turn corner on money laundering

Published 30/08/2017

After Taiwan's state-run Mega Financial Holding Co was fined $180 million by U.S. authorities for lax enforcement of anti-money-laundering rules at its New York branch, the bank started a rigorous training program for its staff. [more…]

North Korea factories humming with `Made in China` clothes, traders say

North Korea factories humming with `Made in China` clothes, traders say

Published 13/08/2017

Lin Wong and Philip Wen [more…]