អ្នកផលិតខ្សែភាពយន្ត "វាលពិឃាត" បាននិយាយថា "កម្ពុជាត្រូវការស្ថេរភាពជាជាងអ្វីទាំងអស់"
លោក David Puttnam ប្រេសិតពាណិជ្ជកម្មរបស់ចក្រភពអង់គ្លេស មកកាន់ប្រទេសកម្ពុជានិងជាអ្នកផលិតនៃខ្សែភាពយន្ត “វាលពិឃាត” កាលពីថ្ងៃអង្គារបានព្រមានថាប្រទេសកម្ពុជាអាចនឹងក្លាយដូចជាបណ្តាប្រទេសនៅតំបន់មជ្ឈឹមបូព៌ាដែល ...
George Wright និង ហ៊ុល រស្មី
លោក ឈាង វុន អ្នកនាំពាក្យរដ្ឋសភា កាលពីថ្ងៃសុក្រ បានថ្លែងការពារសេចក្តីសម្រេចរបស់ប្រទេសកម្ពុជាក្នុងការច្រានចោលសំណើសិទ្ធិមនុស្សចំនួនបួន ហើយនឹងគ្រាន់តែកត់សម្គាល់សំណើចំនួន៣៨ផ្សេងទៀតអំឡុងកិច្ចប្រជុំអនុម័តរបាយការណ៍ពិនិត្យ ...
ក្រុមអ្នកតំណាងឲ្យពលរដ្ឋខ្មែរចំនួន២០០គ្រួសារ ដែលដាក់ពាក្យប្ដឹងក្រុមហ៊ុនស្ករស Tate&Lyle គ្រប់គ្រងដោយអង់គ្លេស ពីបទចោទថា បានទទួលប្រាក់ចំណេញរាប់លានដុល្លារពីដីធ្លីរបស់ពួកគាត់នោះ បាននិយាយថា ខ្លួន ...
គុច ណារ៉េន និង ហ្សមប៊រ ភីធឺរ៍
លោក ម៉ុង ឫទ្ធី ដែលជាសេដ្ឋីមួយរូប និងជាសមាជិកព្រឹទ្ធសភាគណបក្សប្រជាជនកម្ពុជាបានសហការជាមួយ ក្រុមហ៊ុនចិនគ្រប់គ្រងដោយរដ្ឋមកពីខេត្តគ័ងចូវ វិនិយោគរួមគ្នានូវទឹកប្រាក់២០០ លានដុល្លារអាមេរិកក្នុងការពង្រីកកសិដ្ឋានចិញ្ចឹមជ្រូកនៅ កម្ពុជាដើម្បីឆ្លើយតបនឹងតម្រូវការទីផ្សារ និងទប់ស្កាត់ការនាំចូលដ៏ច្រើន ...
Bank exits rubber firm: NGO
Global Witness, a United Kingdom-based NGO, has alleged that Deutsche Bank has dropped the majority of its holdings in a Vietnamese company that operates rubber plantations in Cambodia, amid accusations the firm is involved in land grabbing and illegal logging. In a statement released today, Global ...
Lawyers Against ‘Blood Sugar’ Launch Fundraising Campaign
A US-based group of lawyers has launched an online campaign to raise funding to support a lawsuit against a UK company that bought sugar from a Cambodian plantations linked to human rights abuses. The campaign is being undertaken by the International Senior Lawyers Project, which is ...
UK: Cambodia worker health part of M&S Plan A progress
UK retailer Marks & Spencer (M&S) is trialling a new campaign aimed at helping 14,000 garment workers in Cambodia deal with common health issues, as part of its Plan A ethical programme. The company, which aims to become the world’s most sustainable major retailer by 2015, ...
UK Pedophile Came to Cambodia to Teach in Schools
The Phnom Penh Municipal Court on Wednesday charged convicted British pedophile Richard Fruin, 36, with sexually abusing two brothers, aged 8 and 11, at a guesthouse in Phnom Penh, court officials said. While the court has yet to decide Fruin’s fate, his case—and many similar ...
Kuch Naren and Ben Woods
Cambodian textile workers who supply UK clothing stores ‘starving’ and suffering 'mass faintings'
By the time London Fashion Week comes to a close, 58 high-end designers will have shown their collections. Rail-thin models will have walked the runways. Debate will have raged over size zero. In Cambodia, meanwhile, garment workers stitching clothes that supply the UK high street are ...
Kampot’s famous pepper goes global
When Him Anna started to plant pepper crops seven years ago, she would have never thought that one day it would turn into a profitable business. Today, Anna is the chief executive officer of Bright Starling Holdings Co, which owns Starling Farm Kampot Pepper. Established ...
US Taxman Provides Investigation Training
The U.S. tax collection agency is this week training Cambodian bank staff as well as anti-corruption officials, police, judges and prosecutors in how to investigate financial activity to detect wrongdoing, officials said Monday. U.S. Embassy spokesman Sean McIntosh said the program, called Intermediate Financial Investigations Training, ...
Cambodian insurance industry sees 25 pct growth in first half
Cambodia’s insurance sector earned a total premium of 22 million U.S. dollars in the first six months of the year, up 25 percent from the 17.6 million U.S. dollars it made over the same period last year, the industry’s figures showed Tuesday. The premiums were from ...
Climate Change Will Adversely Affect Economy
Cambodia’s manufacturing and tourism sectors will face adverse effects from climate change due to the country’s focus on hydropower, according to a report produced jointly by British and Cambodian think tanks. ...
New Cafe to Enter Growing Cambodian Market
Caffe Bene, South Korea’s second-largest coffee chain, on Tuesday announced plans to open in Cambodia, according to a Korean media report. But while its entrance adds one more competitor to the more than half-a-dozen coffee chains already in the country, local franchises said the market is ...
Astra Says Gold Exploration Project Still On
An Australia-based firm that announced a plan to explore for gold in Ratanakkiri province insisted Monday that its Cambodian venture is still on track, despite allegations made in an Australian newspaper that it has garnered investment based on false information. Astra Resources, which has companies incorporated ...
Ethical Sugar Group Suspends Tate & Lyle Over Plantations
An international group that promotes the ethical sourcing of sugar for the food and energy industries has suspended the membership of U.K. sugar giant Tate & Lyle for failing to answer complaints that it was buying from Cambodian plantations accused of stealing land from local ...
Condom packers seek ‘unpaid’ bonuses
Forty-four Number One and OK condom packers, out of work since their contracts ended on Sunday, protested outside the office of health NGO Population Services Khmer (PSK) in Phnom Penh yesterday, demanding “unpaid” seniority bonuses. Representative So Nita said the workers, four of whom have physical ...
Group Considers Complaint Against Sugar Giant
A London-based sugar trade association aiming to promote a more ethical and sustainable industry will meet early next month to consider a request from Cambodian farmers that it eject U.K.-based sugar firm Tate & Lyle from the group unless it gives them back their land. Some ...
British Minister kicks off SE Asia tour in Cambodia
Britain’s Minister of Trade and Investment Lord Green is starting his two week visit to Southeast Asia, to promote opportunities for British businesses, in Cambodia Monday, June 10, 2013. The promotion of British businesses is part of a larger effort to enhance the support available to ...
British trade minister to visit Cambodia next week
British minister for trade and investment Lord Green would visit Cambodia next Monday in order to boost bilateral trade and investment ties, according to a media statement from the British Embassy to Cambodia on Wednesday. Mark Gooding, British Ambassador to Cambodia, said trade between UK ...