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2 hrs ago | Pnompenh Post

More brides in China due to be repatriated

Three Cambodian women trafficked as brides to China returned home yesterday, another victim is expected back today, and a further 15 women are awaiting money for airfares, the Post has learned.

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6 hrs ago | Pnompenh Post

Rice bank opens to delight of industry

Cambodia Rice Bank announced yesterday it was equipped to buy and store up to 100,000 tonnes of local rice.

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13 hrs ago | News Guardian

Matthew has new venture

A North Shields man has swapped the Gunner pub for a place of his own half way around the world.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Pnompenh Post

First-time thief makes rookie error at factory

A man was caught on Wednesday trying to abscond with more than 100 bicycle parts taken from the factory where he worked in Svay Rieng, police said.

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Nelson Mail

Man dies as Cambodian vision takes shape

HELPING HAND: Ian was working with Asia Outreach and he's seen here with his Cambodian apprentices building a workshop.

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Newsday

CroisiEurope is offering discounted fares on two departures

CroisiEurope is offering discounted fares on two departures -- Sept. 23 and Oct. 9 -- of its Mekong River itinerary in Vietnam.

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Voice of America

US Seeking Stronger Ties With Cambodia

U.S. Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Scot Marciel gestures during a press conference in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Nov. 4, 2013.

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Pnompenh Post

We were scammed: workers

Pressure is building against a recruitment firm in Phnom Penh's Sen Sok district, as nearly 100 workers from different provinces travelled to the company's offices yesterday to demand the recruiter pay back fees for jobs in Thailand that never materialised.

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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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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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