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When Phnom Penh centre for underprivileged children Aziza's Place asked 22 of their young students to paint a picture, they weren't sure what to expect.
It's one of those questions parents avoid if they can, but my seven-year-old son has been reading over my shoulder as I study a book for our trip to Cambodia.
ANZ has ruled out helping hundreds of poor Cambodian families forcibly evicted from their land to make way for sugar-cane plantations that involved child labour and led to food shortages.
Cambodia Bayon Airlines will soon import two Modern Ark 60 aircrafts from the state-owned Aviation Industry Corporation of China , with plans to begin domestic flights before the end of the year, a company representative said yesterday.
Prime Minister Hun Sen yesterday sought to distance himself from the land dispute epidemic plaguing Cambodia, professing complete ignorance of many of the cases and placing the onus primarily on provincial-level officials.
1883 - The volcano Krakatoa erupts on the island Krakatau, near Indonesia, creating tsunami waves that killed more than 36,000 people.
Will offshore oil drilling make Cambodia the "next Nigeria"? What will the economic ramifications be of Asean economic integration? Nine students presented a diverse range of research findings at Zaman International School to promote a "culture of research" in the Kingdom.
JAKARTA/PHNOM PENH - Labor leaders behind the biggest strikes in Cambodia's $5 billion garment industry knew last year they had a strong case for higher wages: they had already compared notes with activists in neighboring countries.
A garment worker holds a placard reading "Monthly minimum wage $160" during a protest in central Phnom Penh in this December 31, 2013 file photo.
Many of the old images in Bochan Huy's "Chnam Oun 16" music video are haunting - fleeting, grainy footage of workers in rural Cambodian labor camps and Phnom Penh's crumbling shops and streets, emptied of life.
For our regular street style feature, we go out and ask young Cambodians what fashion means to them and how they choose their look.
Gruesomely disfigured, shunned by society and often penniless, victims deal with the harsh realities caused by a malicious attack, writes Tibor Krausz.
Filmmaker Hong Khaou is Chinese-Cambodian, but he doesn't remember life in the Kingdom.
Originally built as a retreat for the French colonial elite, the Bokor Palace Hotel eventually became the site of forced labour and Khmer Rouge massacres On the morning of January 6, 1962, the staircase leading up to Bokor Palace Hotel was strewn with ribbons in anticipation of a grand opening party.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 06:37 am
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