Gulf Times - Cambodia
Philippines apologises over SEA games mess

Philippines apologises over SEA games mess

Southeast Asian Games host the Philippines apologised on Sunday after some arriving athletes were left stranded for hours at the airport ...

Indonesia barred Cambodia's Rainsy from flight to Jakarta

Indonesia barred Cambodia's Rainsy from flight to Jakarta

Malaysia Airlines said on Wednesday it had barred veteran Cambodian opposition figure Sam Rainsy from a flight from Kuala Lumpur to the Indonesian capital Jakarta

Cambodian opposition leader Kem Sokha freed from house arrest

Cambodian opposition leader Kem Sokha freed from house arrest

Cambodia freed opposition leader Kem Sokha from house arrest on Sunday, more than two years after he was arrested and charged with treason, but the charges remain and he is banned from politics ...

Cambodian opposition figure Sam Rainsy lands in Malaysia

Cambodian opposition figure Sam Rainsy lands in Malaysia

Self-exiled Cambodian opposition figure Sam Rainsy landed in the Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur on Saturday after promising to return home to rally opponents of authoritarian ruler Hun Sen.

Cambodia deploys troops as opposition leader vows dramatic return

Cambodia deploys troops as opposition leader vows dramatic return

Cambodia has deployed troops and held live firing drills in preparation for the possible return of an opposition leader who is an arch-rival of the country's strongman premier.

Family joins desperate search for Brit tourist in Cambodia

Family joins desperate search for Brit tourist in Cambodia

The family of a 21-year-old British tourist who went missing on a Cambodian island a week ago boarded boats with authorities Wednesday to continue a meticulous search around the waters and dense jungle territory.

Six Cambodians held as hopes fade for missing British tourist

Six Cambodians held as hopes fade for missing British tourist

Six Cambodians have been held for questioning in connection with the disappearance of a 21-year-old British woman who went missing on an island popular with backpackers ...

Seven dead in Cambodia building collapse

Seven dead in Cambodia building collapse

At least seven people died Saturday when an under-construction building owned by a Chinese company collapsed at a Cambodian beach resort, officials said, as hundreds of rescue workers searched for survivors in the giant rubble heap.

Cambodian teacher filmed taking students' money disciplined

Cambodian teacher filmed taking students' money disciplined

A Cambodian primary school teacher in capital Phnom Penh has been removed from her job after a video of her illicitly collecting money from students circulated online, an Education Ministry spokesman said on Monday.

Poachers kill elephant in Cambodia wildlife sanctuary

Poachers kill elephant in Cambodia wildlife sanctuary

An elephant has been found dead with its tusks and tail sliced off in a wildlife sanctuary in Cambodia, where wild elephant numbers have dwindled to just a few hundred due to poaching and deforestation.

EU begins process to hit Cambodia with trade sanctions

EU begins process to hit Cambodia with trade sanctions

The European Union started an 18-month process on Monday that could lead to the suspension of Cambodia's duty-free trade access over its record on human rights and democracy.

Cambodia PM says EU holding country 'hostage' with tariff threats

Cambodia PM says EU holding country 'hostage' with tariff threats

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen blasted the European Union on Saturday for holding the country ‘hostage’ with threats to axe trade preferences after it held elections with no credible opposition.