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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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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Bangkok Post

Cambodia earns $2.5bn from tourism

Cambodia earned US$2.5 billion from the tourism sector last year, a senior government official said.

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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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Related Topix: Activism, World News, Environment, Science, Philippines

GlobeNewswire

Angkor Signs $10,485,000 Definitive Agreement With Strategic Partner

ANGKOR GOLD CORP. is pleased to announce that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Tohui Beishan Property Group Holding Limited , a corporation incorporated under the laws of Hong Kong, China.

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Related Topix: Geology, Science, Southeast Asia, World News

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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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Vladimir Putin, Travel, Asia Travel, Cambodia Travel, Thailand, Laos Travel, Laos Travel,

Sun Apr 13, 2014

ABC News

Scott Neeson's Cambodian Children's Fund

Scott Neeson was one of Hollywood's great figures in the 1990s, overseeing the release of numerous blockbusters as the head of marketing and later president of 20th Century Fox International.

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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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Green Left Weekly

Cambodia solution? Fresh plan to dump refugees

The former Labor government tried and failed with its ill-conceived "people swap" deal with Malaysia in 2011.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Papua New Guinea, Oceania, Immigration Reform, Xi Jinping

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Voice of America

Vietnam Conducting Search Flights for Missing Malaysian Airliner Over Cambodia

Cambodia says it has granted Vietnam permission to use its airspace as part of the search for the Malaysian airlines flight that went missing Saturday.

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The Cultural Gutter

"Cambodia's Lost Rock'n'Roll

This site is updated Thursday afternoon with a new article about an artistic pursuit generally considered to be beneath consideration.

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The Jersey Journal

Funeral for Mantua's James Hart who died in Cambodia draws hundreds

MANTUA TWP. - The tall archways inside the Church of Incarnation boomed with stories on Saturday morning of an ambitious man who died doing what he loved, as hundreds of people from across the globe came to the church for 29-year-old James Hart's funeral.

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Daily Mail

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley takes a break from the gym as she heads to...

That'll make your cheeks Rosie! Ms. Huntington-Whiteley takes a rare break from the gym as she heads to Coachella for boozy weekend with pals Given her penchant for personal fitness one would be safe in assuming health conscious Rosie Huntington-Whiteley is far from California's Empire Polo Ground this weekend, where thousands of boozy revellers ... (more)

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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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The Independent

Nicki Chapman - My Life In Travel: 'Hoi An is a beautiful...

Nicki Chapman - My Life In Travel: 'Hoi An is a beautiful Vietnamese town on a river.

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Related Topix: Vietnam, World News, Kent County, England, United Kingdom, Travel, Asia Travel, Vietnam Travel, Southeast Asia

Check-in.aero

French, Portuguese and Cambodian airports hold 'Smiling Day' to help improve passenger experience

VINCI Airports has made 'Smiling Day' an annual event, which this year takes place across a total of 23 airports.

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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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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

Federal report: Albuquerque police have pattern of using 'unreasonable force'

Riot police stand guard in front of protesters in downtown Albuquerque, N.M., March 30, 2014.

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AlertNet

Web database offers peek inside Cambodia garment factories

Garment workers gather in front of the Ministry of Labour during a protest in central Phnom Penh, on Dec. 31, 2013.

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