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ELCs don’t reduce poverty: paper

Source : The Phnom Penh Post / Thu, 28 July 2016 by Jack Davies

Economic land concessions (ELCs) are supposed to be transforming Cambodian agriculture into a heavyweight industry and raising the living standards of millions of rural Cambodians, according to government policy documents. 498 more words

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SOS villagers demand ACU probe district gov

Source : The Phnom Penh Post / Thu, 28 July 2016 by Kong Meta

About 40 members of the “SOS” airport community gathered in front of Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU) headquarters yesterday to demand an investigation into Por Sen Chey District Governor Hem Darith. 231 more words

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Ideas abound for Kem Ley memorial

Source : The Phnom Penh Post / Thu, 28 July 2016 by Lay Samean

Following his burial on Monday, slain government critic Kem Ley’s family and former colleagues are grappling with how best to commemorate his life and work. 402 more words

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TV stations defend coverage of Kem Ley funeral march

Source : The Phnom Penh Post / Thu, 28 July 2016 by Niem Chheng

State-run National Television of Kampuchea (TVK) yesterday defended its decision to provide limited coverage to… 250 more words

Human Rights

Suspects escape after wood seized in Preah Vihear

Source : The Phnom Penh Post / Thu, 28 July 2016 by Mech Dara

Police seized a Toyota Tundra carrying 12 pieces of high-grade luxury timber in Preah Vihear’s Tbeng Meanchey district in the early hours of yesterday morning. 104 more words

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Accused Kem Ley killer not cooperating: ministry

Source : The Phnom Penh Post / Thu, 28 July 2016 by Mech Dara

Oeut Ang, 44, the alleged killer of political analyst Kem Ley, is not answering investigators’ questions and has refused to acknowledge his parents, according to a senior Interior Ministry official. 146 more words

Human Rights

Weekly check-in rejected by NGOs in Oddar Meanchey

Source : The Phnom Penh Post / Wed, 27 July 2016 by Phak Seangly

An annual reporting requirement under the contentious Law on Associations and NGOs, or LANGO, is being intentionally misinterpreted by local police, according to a group of NGOs in Oddar Meanchey province. 545 more words

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