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17 hrs ago | Northwest Asian Weekly

Village Report - Breakfast in Cambodia

Little fish, a pooling of about 30, butt about in their prism while my son looks on, mesmerized, chewing a bit of salty fish head.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Star Tribune

Film, play explore the generational impact of war

This undated photo released by Bophana Center shows a scene of “The Missing Picture” directed by Cambodian film director Rithy Panh.

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Wall Street Journal

Cambodia's Second Stock Listing Delayed

A Taiwanese-owned garment maker has delayed its planned Cambodia listing by three weeks, setting back what would be just the second initial public offering to be held in this developing Southeast Asian nation.

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Malaysian National News Agency

Cambodia, U.S. To Conduct Joint Military Drill Beginning Next Week

PHNOM PENH, April 18 -- Cambodia and the United States will conduct the 2014 Angkor Sentinel joint military exercise next week to build capacity for Cambodian armed forces and bolster bilateral military ties.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

PR-inside.com

Cambodia mobile market: 118% penetration recorded in 2013

In this country of around 15 million people, there was very little infrastructure remaining from before the tumultuous Khmer Rouge days.

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Serious Eats

Cambodian Flavors Meet Belgian Chocolate at The Shop in Phnom Penh

Lemongrass, keffir lime, and passion fruit are all ingredients you might associate with Cambodia.

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Voice of America

Cambodians Mark Khmer Rouge Anniversary, Many Still Hoping for Justice

Cambodians on Thursday marked the 39th anniversary of the fall of Phnom Penh to the Khmer Rouge, with many victims of the regime still anxious to see the conclusion of the trial of two jailed leaders.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Oregonian

'The Missing Picture' review: A personal and powerful memorial of life under the Khmer...

"It all started with purity and ended with hate." That single sentence could sum up any number of historical tragedies, but uttered by the narrator of "The Missing Picture," it applies to the rule of the Khmer Rouge, authors of one of the 20th century's most radical and horrific social experiments.

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All Points Blog

GIS Government News Weekly: Garbage, OKC Pavement, More Green for LA

The pilot project, which will run for six months, will be limited to Daun Penh district [Phnom Penh, Cambodia].

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Surgical Products

Change Is Not Always For The Better

Recently, I took a respite from my concerns about the Affordable Care Act, which I left simmering in the crockpot while I was re-visiting the Kingdom of Cambodia.

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MassLive.com

Wine-tasting fundraiser benefits Cambodian Medical Clinic Foundation...

WEST SPRINGFIELD - The Cambodian Medical Clinic Foundation, founded by MaryAnne Herron , of Springfield, will hold its second annual wine-tasting fundraiser on April 25 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Springfield Country Club, 1375 Elm St. There will be hors d'oeuvres, desserts and plenty of wine to taste, as well as a silent auction with an array of ... (more)

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Korean News

Cambodian King and Great Queen Send Large Floral Baskets to DPRK Embassy

King Norodom Sihamoni and great queen Norodom Monineath Sihanouk of Cambodia sent large floral baskets to the DPRK embassy in Phnom Penh on the occasion of the birth anniversary of President Kim Il Sung.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Albany Times Union

Killing of environmental activists rises globally

In this file photo taken, Feb. 6, 2012, and released by The Cambodian Center for Human Rights , Cambodian environmental activist Chut Wutty, left, stands next to a log in a jungle in Kampong Thom province north of Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

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The Huffington Post

The Rise Of Corruptionism

In a courtyard of Angkor Wat, the famous 12th century Hindu/Buddhist temple here, a policeman approached me as I was taking pictures of an ornate spire.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Bangkok Post

Thai banks go for AEC growth path

Big Thai banks are flexing their muscles in neighbouring countries to be first movers and take advantage of the common market of the Asean Economic Community in late 2015.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

TeleGeography CommsUpdate

Emaxx to invest USD148 million in infrastructure projects

The Phnom Penh Post cites the company's Ai Min as saying at a press conference that the company has finalised the purchase of 3,000km of fibre-optic infrastructure from Chinese-owned Cambodia Fibre Optic Communication Network, which it says will support the rollout of a nationwide 4G Long Term Evolution network with up to 600 base stations across ... (more)

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Grist Magazine

These stylish fair-trade clothes support at-risk women

Think of Raven + Lily as the anti-Forever 21. Rather than making new gewgaws outta plastic, the sustainable clothing company upcycles materials like bullet casings and silver coins.

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U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Basin-wide Assessment of Climate Change Impacts on Ecosystems and Biodiversity

Johnston, JohnM. Basin-wide Assessment of Climate Change Impacts on Ecosystems and Biodiversity.

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Wall Street Journal

Cambodia's Second IPO May Be Delayed

A Taiwanese-owned garment maker's plan to become just the second stock to be listed on the Cambodian stock exchange is set to be pushed back due to delays in getting regulatory approval, a person with knowledge of the deal said Friday.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Cambodia convicts 13 over 'concocted' treason plot

A Cambodian court sentenced 13 people to up to nine years in prison Friday on treason charges denounced by rights campaigners as a "concocted" smear campaign against the opposition.

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