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News Cambodia: Cambodia king urges Senate dominated by ruling party to protect rights

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-cambodia-politics/cambodia-king-urges-senate-dominated-by-ruling-party-to-protect-rights-idUSKBN1HU0P4
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodia’s King Norodom Sihamoni on Monday urged senators to protect justice and human rights as the upper house of the country’s parliament met for the first time since the ruling party swept a controversial election in February.

News Cambodia: Freedom of expression online in Cambodia ‘stifled by laws’

News channel or source: https://www.phnompenhpost.com/national/freedom-expression-online-cambodia-stifled-laws
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

Cambodian laws are muzzling online expression, a new regional report launched on Tuesday has found. The report, Unshackling Expression, studies online freedom in Asia and finds that Cambodia’s existing laws – especially surrounding defamation and ...

News Cambodia: Vietnamese NA hands over APPF chairmanship to Cambodia

News channel or source: http://english.vietnamnet.vn/fms/government/199573/vietnamese-na-hands-over-appf-chairmanship-to-cambodia.html
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

Permanent Vice Chairwoman of the Vietnamese National Assembly Tong Thi Phong has handed over the chairmanship of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF) for 2018-2019 and the hosting authority for the 27th APPF Annual Meeting to Cambodia. At the hand ...

News Cambodia: Chinese firm eyes Cambodia market

News channel or source: https://www.bangkokpost.com/news/asean/1452422/chinese-firm-eyes-local-market-in-cambodia
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

Pagoda, a Chinese fruit retailer, is exploring business opportunities in Cambodia, hoping to invest in the local agriculture sector. Representatives of the Chinese company met with Agriculture Minister Veng Sakhon on Monday to discuss investment plans ...

News Cambodia: Threatened Cambodia river dolphins making 'historic' rebound

News channel or source: https://phys.org/news/2018-04-threatened-cambodia-river-dolphins-historic.html
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

The population of Cambodia's critically endangered river dolphin is growing for the first time in decades, conservations said Monday, hailing a major turnaround for the freshwater species. The Irrawaddy dolphins, known for their bulging foreheads and short ...

News Cambodia: Cambodia police arrest 119 Chinese over telecoms fraud

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-cambodia-china/cambodia-police-arrest-119-chinese-over-telecoms-fraud-idUSKBN1HU0L5
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Dozens of Chinese have been arrested in Cambodia on suspicion of extorting money from people in China via a telecoms scam, police said on Monday. The arrests at two locations in Cambodia’s capital Phnom Penh on Sunday are the ...

News Cambodia: Cambodia’s Nice New TV Channel from China

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/cambodia-nice-new-tv-channel-from-china/4354124.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Life is good at NICE TV. Staff enjoy generous benefits at the new Chinese network and their flashy building, directly inside Cambodia’s Ministry of Interior, boasts an elegant restaurant on the fifth floor with 360 degree views of the city’s political ...

News Cambodia: In Cambodia, payments to protect an endangered bird are no simple matter

News channel or source: https://www.devex.com/news/in-cambodia-payments-to-protect-an-endangered-bird-are-no-simple-matter-92341
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

Meak Phoeurn shows off a newly hatched river tern chick at his nest protection site. Photo by: Abby Seiff / Devex STUNG TRENG, Cambodia — At the tip of a small sandbar jutting into the Mekong, four fishermen unfurl a net, half an eye on the old man ...

News Cambodia: HPV Vaccination Project In Cambodia Offers Insight Into Preventing Cervical Cancer In Other Communities, Nations

News channel or source: https://www.kff.org/news-summary/hpv-vaccination-project-in-cambodia-offers-insight-into-preventing-cervical-cancer-in-other-communities-nations/
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

Julie Garon, an epidemiologist with the Vaccine Introduction Team of the CDC Global Immunization Division, discusses Cambodia’s experience implementing the Gavi-supported HPV vaccination demonstration project, in which a school-based delivery strategy ...