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The Ancient World of Angkor Wat

When we began planning this epic adventure of traveling to a dozen cities on the way from London the U.S., Cambodia was one of the first countries that came up. 2,527 more words


Mafia...Part 2

From where I’m sitting….I think it’s time for a sequel to “Gold Mine Mafia”.

I’m in a local police station in Phnom Penh. Emily has just left on the back of a bike to show a policeman the scene of the crime. 532 more words


Appreciate your life

Today was our last day in Cambodia, we were only here for 5 days and we mostly just stayed at the hotel. But today we went on a boat trip to see a village where people life on the water so they don’t have cars, electricity or clean water to bathe in. 67 more words


Court Extends Detention of Adhoc Officials

Source: The Cambodia Daily

Four senior officials for rights group Adhoc and a top election official, who have been imprisoned for six months over bribery charges, face an additional six months in provisional detention after court officials decided on Thursday to take additional time to investigate the case. 600 more words

Human Rights

City Unveils $80M Plan For White Building Site

Source: Phnom Penh Post

After more than two years of uncertainty over the future of Phnom Penh’s iconic White Building, plans were unveiled on Thursday for a massive Japanese-backed development project on the site that will cost up to $80 million. 484 more words


Rosewood, first-grade timber seized in busts

Source: Phnom Penh Post

Nearly 500 pieces of illegal first-grade timber were seized in a series of busts conducted by police across three different provinces this week. 208 more words