3 hrs ago
The Daily Star
Independence Day Special 2013
On this March 26, Bangladesh will be 42 and on the threshold of 43 years of its emergence as an independent nation.
5 hrs ago
Latitude: Cambodia No Model For Workers' Rights Even If Conditions Are Better Than In Bangladesh
After an overloaded mezzanine collapsed at the Wing Star Shoes Factory on the southern outskirts of Phnom Penh last week, killing two workers and injuring 11 others, the Cambodian government sprang into action.
7 hrs ago
Crane error blacks out one third of Vietnam
Over a third of Vietnam as well as the capital of neighbouring Cambodia suffered a blackout this week after a crane operator knocked a tree onto a key power line, electricity officials said Thursday.
11 hrs ago
Neutral Asean members can do more on South China Sea issues
Clues about the character of the new Chinese leadership are emerging from its interactions with members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations .
Wed May 22, 2013
Unesco talks opposed
Thailand's delegates to the World Heritage Committee meeting in June will oppose any discussion on the Preah Vihear temple, the government says.
There's no truth, There's ...
Rithy Panh's powerful and personal documentary about Khmer Rouge era Cambodia is one of the best films at this year's Cannes festival Cambodian director Rithy Panh's new documentary film pays tribute to and questions the power of image.
Cambodian shoe factory collapse kills 2, injures 7
The ceiling of a Cambodian factory that makes Asics sneakers collapsed on workers early Thursday, killing two people and injuring seven, in the latest accident spotlighting the often lethal safety conditions faced by those toiling in the global garment industry.
Season of Cambodia to Culminate with Visual Arts 'Open Studio' Exhibition, 5/25-27
Organizers of Season of Cambodia announce the final week of events for its two-month long arts festival, which began in early April 2013, and now culminates with a visual arts 'Open Studio' exhibition of works by five artists-in-residence at Governors Island off the southern tip of Manhattan.
Tue May 21, 2013
Join the scramble for riches in the Mekong region
In June 1866, an adventurous French expedition consisting of two steam-driven gunboats, filled with liquor, flour, guns and other goods, left Saigon and headed up the Mekong River to find a new inland way to China.
New York Magazine
Beauty School for Ex-Sex Slaves
Michael Angelo stands in the Wonderland Beauty Parlor , a swarm of mermaid Barbies hanging overhead.
A Beauty School for Former Sex Trade Victims
New York City-based salon owner Michael Angelo has long been privy to the beauty industry's inescapable image-driven, superficial depths.
Second Cambodian factory collapse injures 23
People watch as a roof of a relaxing shelter is lifted from the water after it collapsed behind a factory in Phnom Penh on May 20, 2013.
Mon May 20, 2013
Sciaroni & Associates: Ruling Endorses Investment in Cambodia
A recent decision by an independent international arbitration authority is an indication that Cambodia is an increasingly attractive candidate for expanded foreign investment, regional advisory and business leaders said today.
A Tale of Two Factory Disasters: What Cambodia Can Teach Bangladesh
A garment worker attends a march on the streets to mark International Labor Day in Phnom Penh, May 1, 2013.
The Missing Image: Cannes Review
Acclaimed Cambodian-French director Rithy Panh returns to the subject of the Khmer Rouge for this autobiographical documentary, premiering in the Un Certain Regard section at the fest.
The Miami Herald
Cambodian ceremony honors victims of Khmer Rouge
More than 1,000 Cambodians have turned out for the official annual ceremony honoring victims of the 1970s communist Khmer Rouge regime, blamed for the deaths of about 1.7 million Cambodians.
Sun May 19, 2013
Christian Science Monitor
Travel: A visit to a Cambodian pepper plantation
A Cambodian worker in a traditional headscarf hoes among the pepper towers at Starling Farms pepper plantation near Kampot, Cambodia.
Ceiling of Asics-contracted factory collapses, 2 workers die
Cambodian rescuers work at the site of a factory collapse in Kai Ruong village, south of Phnom Penh, Cambodia, where two workers were killed and seven injured .
Sat May 18, 2013
Asia News Network
BANGKOK: Thailand, Cambodia agree to strengthen bilateral ties
Thailand and Cambodia yesterday agreed to strengthen cooperation and solve any border conflicts with mutual trust.
Fri May 17, 2013
Entertainment Gaming Asia Inc.: A Storied Company With Ground Floor Opportunity
Entertainment Gaming Asia Inc. is a Pan-Asian gaming company that develops and operates casinos and also leases electronic gaming machines to the gaming industry.