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Coronavirus wreaks havoc on Cambodia's tourism industry
With foreign tourists not visiting Cambodia, an increasing number of people find it difficult to make ends meet. Experts say the tourism industry will take years to revive. Ate Hoekstra reports from Siem Reap.
Cambodia hotel collapse search ends, 36 dead
The rescue effort lasted almost two days, mobilizing hundreds of workers to pull out people from the rubble. Experts say low safety standards in Cambodia raise the risk of accidents at construction sites.
Search for survivors, as Cambodia building collapse toll rises
Hundreds of soldiers and rescuers frantically picked through the rubble of a collapsed building in southern Cambodia on Saturday looking for bodies as the death toll from the disaster rose to seven.
Malaysia detains Cambodian opposition leader Mu Sochua
16 Nov 2019
The deputy head of the opposition was stopped by immigration officials at Kuala Lumpur airport. Tensions in Cambodia are on the rise after opposition leader Sam Rainsy vowed to return after four years in political exile.
How Chinese money is changing Cambodia
24 Aug 2019
Cambodia has seen a huge influx of Chinese investment, workers and tourists in recent years. Many in Cambodia are increasingly worried about the negative impact it is having.
Barbecued rat on the menu in Cambodia
15 Aug 2019
Barbecued field rats might not be everybody's idea of a tasty treat, but in Cambodia's rural Battambang province they are popular as a cheap and quick snack.
Chasing away the dead: Cambodia's urban poor revive cemetery
29 Jun 2019
Graveyards may traditionally be the eternal resting place for the dead, but in Cambodia, they are increasingly becoming a place to stay for the living as land disputes plague the nation's poor.
Dozens feared trapped in deadly Cambodia building collapse
24 Jun 2019
Three people have been confirmed killed in a building collapse in Cambodia. The building was under construction in the resort town of Sihanoukville which has seen a boom in hotels and casinos.
Cambodian court rejects bail for opposition leader
2 Feb 2018
A Cambodian court on Thursday (February 1) rejected a plea for bail by detained opposition leader Kem Sokha, following his arrest last year on charges of seeking to overthrow the government.
Exiled Cambodian opposition leader slams 'constitutional coup'
11 Sep 2017
Cambodia is in crisis. Earlier this month, a key opposition leader, Kem Sokha, was charged with treason.
Cambodia busts hundreds of Chinese scam suspects
20 Aug 2017
Chinese and Taiwanese scam suspects took over an 11-storey building in Cambodia before police busted the group on a tip-off from mainland authorities.
Cambodia's local elections: Authoritarian government clamps down on opposition
2 Jun 2017
This week, we head to Cambodia, one of the poorest countries in Southeast Asia where former Khmer Rouge fighter Hun Sen has been in power for more than 30 years.