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1 hr ago | The Nation

Fire damages Poipet border market

Fire broke out at Poipet border market adjacent to Sa Kaew's Aranyaprathet district Thursday morning, destroying a stock of secondhand clothes kept the back of the market.

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5 hrs ago | Asian Correspondent

Malaysia PM condemns 'appalling' actions of James Foley's killers

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak condemned the "appalling" actions of Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria in a statement Wednesday.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

American Reporter

Brasch WordsREPUBLICAN Leadership Falls on Its 'Family Values' Sword

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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Xinhuanet

Chinese artists stage in Cambodia to greet forthcoming Mid-Autumn festival

Chinese artists in the Embrace China Art Troupe performed Chinese traditional dances, songs, martial arts and acrobatics here on Wednesday evening with an aim to greet the upcoming lunar worship and to further enhance cultural ties between China and Cambodia, an organizer said.

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Time

Study: Trash Burning Causes Serious Health Problems

A young scavenger walks near a burning pile of trash in the Anlong Pi landfill on June 11, 2014 in Siem Reap, Cambodia.

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Hispanic Business

Government Ministers, Business Leaders and Economists Confirmed for Cambodian Investment Conference

The keynote speech will be delivered by , the chairman of Prudential Corporation Asia -- which is a leading sponsor of the conference.

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Pnompenh Post

Dolphin found dead

The body of a 100-kilogram Irrawaddy dolphin from Cambodia was found dead in Vietnamese territory and repatriated to its home waters yesterday, officials said.

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TeleGeography CommsUpdate

Cambodia's TRC slaps VoIP providers for non-payment of fees

In a statement published on 22 August and later reported by The Phnom Penh Post, the has demanded that the firms involved - which include Hiway Telecom Cambodia, Cambodia Data Communication, DialAny Internet Telecom and WiCam Corporation - pay their 2013 fees by 30 August or have their VoIP access code dismissed and removed.

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Daily Reporter

Asia's old communities vanishing amid rapid growth

Century-old shop houses, twisting alleyways and temples scented with incense still pulsate with the pursuit of old trades and time-honored rituals of families who have lived in Bangkok's Chinatown for generations.

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ABC News

Asia's Old Communities Vanishing Amid Rapid Growth

Century-old shop houses, twisting alleyways and temples scented with incense still pulsate with the pursuit of old trades and time-honored rituals of families who have lived in Bangkok's Chinatown for generations.

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The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

Cambodia Opposition Gets More Sway in New-Look Parliament

Cambodia's opposition on Tuesday boosted its influence in a parliament long controlled by the ruling party, winning a deputy chairman post and assurances of greater legislative sway under a deal to end a year-long political impasse.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Pnompenh Post

Parties play political chairs

The election of the National Assembly leadership began in earnest yesterday, with proceedings in the newly filled parliament going largely to plan despite a few deviations from the agreed-upon script.

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Pnompenh Post

Villagers taking Hun Sen at his word

Rural communities from seven provinces will demand a resolution to their land conflicts in Phnom Penh today - an action being mirrored at provincial halls nationwide following a speech by the prime minister last week that blamed local officials for ongoing disputes.

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The Nation

JWD logistics firm looks to Asean leadership by 2019 after inroads into 3 neighbouring markets

JWD InfoLogistics Co, a Thai logistics firm serving three key industries - food and cold chain, chemicals and dangerous goods, and automotive - aims to be an Asean leader by 2019 after penetrating neighbouring markets this year.

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Just-Style

CAMBODIA: Mass garment factory faintings soar in first-half

Mass worker faintings in Cambodia's garment factories have soared despite preventive measures, with 896 workers having fainted at work in the first half of this year alone, midst three deaths, officials have revealed.

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Pnompenh Post

Tempers flare at bus protest

Resolution continued to elude 17 former bus drivers for the Phnom Penh Sorya Transportation Company yesterday when a demonstration at the company's headquarters was roughly dispersed by company security after the ex-staffers tried to block buses from leaving.

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Bangkok Post

Tanasak to visit Cambodia Aug 30-31

Gen Tanasak, the National Council for Peace and Order deputy chief overseeing security affairs, is expected to discuss the temple on the border adjacent to Thailand's Si Sa Ket province.

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Pnompenh Post

Two, including soldier, sentenced in shooting

Two men, one of them a Royal Cambodian Armed Forces captain, were sentenced by Phnom Penh Municipal Court to prison terms yesterday for their involvement in the murder of a 28-year-old man in a drunken argument at a nightclub last year.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Cambodia's Parliament Votes For New Leadership

One hundred and twenty-two of the 123 Cambodian lawmakers from the ruling and opposition parties began to vote for their leadership in the legislative body on Tuesday, reports Xinhua news agency.

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Pnompenh Post

Prof Pusher: teacher accused of drug dealing

A former teacher was arrested in Kampong Chhnang town for allegedly dealing drugs, even admitting that he used to deal dope to his own students while he taught at a provincial primary school three years ago.

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