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53 min ago | Pnompenh Post

Moshi moshi! Japanese restaurants taking over

After wrapping the crab meat and avocado in rice and seaweed, the sushi chef sprinkled the dish in tempura batter before dipping it into his deep frier.

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Related Topix: Dining, Southeast Asia, World News, Life, Food, Japanese Cuisine, Travel, Asia Travel, Cambodia Travel

4 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

Panasonic, Tata join hands in water treatment: report

Japan's Panasonic will develop a water purification system together with India's Tata Group, tapping into a fast-growing market in Asia, a media report said Saturday.

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7 hrs ago | Pnompenh Post

A light touch: artist celebrates the human body with laser technique

Gian Claudio di Cecco, utilising light painting, a style once favoured by Pablo Picasso, found inspiration for his work from Cambodian models Gone are the days when surreal photography could only be the result of camera trickery or darkroom chemistry.

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Related Topix: Painting, Arts, Southeast Asia, World News, Photography, Cameras,

11 hrs ago | Pnompenh Post

Children paying price in land rights fight

'I do not want to be a monk,' says boy forced to live in a pagoda after his single mother lost her land in dispute with company Ches Chea is a reluctant monk.

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15 hrs ago | Pnompenh Post

Inside Phnom Penh's cop shop

In Teuk Thla Market, a warren of alleyways off of Russian Boulevard in Phnom Penh's Sen Sok district, bundles of plastic batons and pistol holsters dangle from storefronts like bunches of bananas.

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18 hrs ago | New Statesman

Unregulated fake medicines are threatening the fight against diseases like malaria

Cambodian Inspectors examine suspected medicine in a crowded market along Thai-Cambodian border during an inspection July 23, 2010 in Pailin province, Cambodia.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Pnompenh Post

Japanese Ambassador to Cambodia

Cambodia and Japan share a long history, with diplomatic and economic ties dating back 60 years.

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Pnompenh Post

Cambodian blockbuster falls victim to age rating rules

The man behind Cambodia's first-ever blockbuster film, a maverick filmmaker who intends to set up the Kingdom's answer to Hollywood in Kirirom, claims a first-ever decision to restrict screenings to viewers aged over 15 is costing the film nearly half its audience.

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Bangkok Post

Over 70% fail ...

In 2012 and 2013, more than 80 percent of the Grade 12 high school students taking the national exam passed it.

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Pnompenh Post

KDC workers counterprotest

A group of villagers attempt to stop a KDC International bulldozer from clearing land early last month in Kampong Chhnang.

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

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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