Cambodia Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Cambodian Rivers Seen From SpaceRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Space Ref

    A flooded landscape in Cambodia between the Mekong River and Tonl Sap river is pictured by Japan's ALOS satellite. The centre of this image is about 30 km north of the centre of the country's capital, Phnom Penh.

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  2. Chinese proficiency competition for secondary school students kicks off in CambodiaRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Xinhuanet

    The Confucius Institute of the Royal Academy of Cambodia on Friday organized the eighth Chinese Bridge Chinese proficiency competition for Cambodian secondary school students. Thirteen candidates, including eight females, who had been shortlisted from dozens of students, were contested in the final stage at the Asia-Euro University.

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  3. Cambodian rockers and Texas separatists: Indie & art house picksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Oregonian

    The surf-rock guitar band Baksei Cham Krong is one of many acts featured in "Don't Think I've Forgotten: Cambodia's Lost Rock and Roll." They say rock and roll will never die, but in Cambodia, it came close.

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  4. Cambodian Government Set to Further Weaken Labour RightsRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Scoop

    Brussels, 22 May 2015 : Cambodia's plans to further reduce its weak labour protections have come under attack from the ITUC and Global Union Federations. A series of new measures, being developed behind the scenes by the government, would further restrict rights for the country's impoverished workforce.

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  5. Cambodia takes first Nauru refugees for AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Bangkok Post

    Four refugees rejected by Australia who have agreed to resettle in Cambodia will likely become examples that other refugees will follow, an Australian minister said Friday. Cambodia has agreed to accept the first four refugees under a A$40 million four-year agreement it made with Australia nine months ago to resettle asylum seekers held in an Australia-run detention camp on the Pacific island nation of Nauru.

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  6. Cambodia takes refugees from Australia in aid-for-refugees dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | AlertNet

    ... consent for us to set cookies. Cambodian migrants look through grills of a truck as they wait to cross the Thai-Cambodia border at Aranyaprathet in Sa Kaew June 15, 2014. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha PHNOM PENH, May 21 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - ...

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  7. Why are tourists getting nude here?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | NEWS.com.au

    ... the countries. In response to a rash of cheeky antics at Angkor Wat, the ancient holy archaeological complex in Cambodia's Siem Reap province, officials will translate the Visitor Code of Conduct into multiple languages and post it at the entrance ...

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  8. Cambodia accepts four asylum-seekers Australia barredRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | The Standard

    Cambodia has accepted the first four people under the agreement it made with Australia nine months ago to take in asylum-seekers rejected for residency there, an official said. Prime Minister Hun Sen signed an endorsement letter Wednesday and the two countries are now discussing when the four will arrive in Cambodia, said Gen.

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  9. Brasch WordsREPUBLICAN Leadership Falls on Its 'Family Values' SwordRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | American Reporter

    It's been a good week for evil. It started with a phrase in a New York Times story this past Sunday that has stuck in my head.

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  10. The Kickass Cambodian Rock the Khmer Rouge Tried to Kill, Tonight at Third Man RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Nashville Scene

    If not for a pair of compilations called Cambodian Rocks and Love Peace & Poetry: Asian Psychedelic Music - treasures found one afternoon around the turn of the century at the old Grimey's location on Bransford - I'd have never known of the garage rock, French-inflected pop and psychedelia that flourished in Cambodia between the country's independence from France in 1953 and the turmoil of the early 1970s. Surf-psych freakouts, sinuous Afro-Cuban dance numbers, slinky torch songs with piercing female vocals - it's a treasure trove that ended abruptly, and tragically, once the Khmer Rouge seized power in 1975 and began exterminating artists and singers such as Cambodian superstar Sinn Sinamouth.

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  11. Dust-to-Digital rescues Cambodian rock 'n' rollRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    For Americans of a certain age, learning that the Southeast Asian country of Cambodia and its capital, Phnom Penh, served as the proving ground for a thriving, progressive rock 'n' roll movement during the 1960s and '70s is an astonishing revelation. Released in May, Don't Think I've Forgotten: Cambodia's Lost Rock and Roll is the soundtrack to a documentary film by John Pirozzi, which chronicles this little-know facet of modern history.

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  12. 08augRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2013 | AAPG Explorer

    ... Kompong Thom town, the capital of Kompong Thom Province, some 200 kilometers north of Phnom Penh, the capital of Cambodia. Mobile ...

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  13. MC's valedictorian is face of a changed CambodiaRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | The Riverdale Press

    ... in computer science. That's remarkable enough on its own, when you learn that Tor, 23, grew up in a small town in Cambodia called Siem Reap. It's even more remarkable that Tor gave the valedictorian address. Perhaps even most remarkable is Ms. Tor's ...

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  14. People are getting naked at historic monuments, WTF?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | New York Post

    ... the countries. In response to a rash of cheeky antics at Angkor Wat, the ancient holy archaeological complex in Cambodia's Siem Reap province, officials will translate the Visitor Code of Conduct into multiple languages and post it at the entrance ...

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  15. Cambodia approves four refugees from Australia: reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | ABC News

    Cambodia has approved the transfer of four refugees from Australia under a resettlement deal between the two countries, according to reports. But international human rights groups have condemned the deal, saying Cambodia is incapable of providing proper care for asylum seekers.

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  16. Cambodia to accept first Australia deal asylum-seekersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Straits Times

    Cambodia said on Thursday that it has agreed to take its first batch of asylum seekers from Australian custody as part of a controversial deal between the countries that triggered widespread international criticism. Four refugees held by Australia on the remote Pacific island of Nauru will soon be transferred to the impoverished South-east Asian nation, Cambodia's interior ministry said.

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  17. Cambodia accepts refugee dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | NEWS.com.au

    ... the casualty toll is growing. So Australians should brace themselves to hear more of this evil excuse being used. CAMBODIA says it has agreed to take its first batch of asylum seekers from Australian custody as part of a controversial deal between ...

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  18. Grasshopper Adventures Bangkok Day Bike Tours Added to the TripAdvisor Hall of FameRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | PR.com

    Grasshopper Adventures is proud to announce the inclusion of the Bangkok Day Bike Tours in the TripAdvisor 'Hall of Fame' for being awarded the 'Certificate of Excellence' for 5 years in a row. Siem Reap, Cambodia, May 21, 2015 -- -- The TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award celebrates excellence and is given only to establishments that consistently achieve great traveller reviews on TripAdvisor.

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  19. Cambodia approves taking first four refugees from Australia as part of $40m dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Age

    Cambodia has approved the transfer of four refugees from Australia as part of a controversial agreement under which the south-east Asian nation has received almost $40 million in additional aid from Canberra. The country's strongman Prime Minister Hun Sen approved an Iranian couple, Iranian man and a Rohingya Muslim from Myanmar living permanently in Cambodia, one of Asia's poorest nations.

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  20. Cambodia marks the annual 'Day of Anger'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The China Post

    More than 1,000 people Wednesday marked Cambodia's annual "Day of Anger" against the genocidal former Khmer Rouge regime, with black-clad students wielding rifles, knives and bamboo sticks to mimic its crimes of the late 1970s. The crowd, including Buddhist monks and children, viewed the re-enactment at Choeung Ek - the most notorious of the regime's "killing fields" on the outskirts of Phnom Penh - where the remains of many victims of the fanatical Maoist regime lie.

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