From VOA
For Cambodian Techies, US Tour Ends With Vision of Startup at Home
SAN FRANCISCO—At home in Phnom Penh, the five techies knew of each other by reputation but had never met. After three weeks touring the United States, they’ve returned to Cambodia fired up about collaborating on a fintech startup.
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From Channel News Asia
‘My daughter, I’m still alive’: Displaced by war, a Cambodian family reunites after 43 years
PHNOM PENH—In a village clearing in the remote northwest of Cambodia, a daughter and a mother perform an ancient ritual beneath a cluster of trees.
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From Channel News Asia
Cambodia’s ancient dance gets modern all-male makeover
A Cambodian male dance troupe is breathing new life into Khmer classical dance, an ancient art form on the brink of extinction in modern Cambodia.
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From VOA
What Can Cambodia Take From Zimbabwe’s Power Transition?
Both Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe and Hun Sen of Cambodia were labeled “strongmen” and kept a firm grip on power.
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From VOA
Cambodia’s Anti-press Campaign Turns Sordid with Leaked Pornography Allegations
PHNOM PENH—Cambodia’s crackdown on critical news media has taken a sordid turn with the publication of pictures purportedly showing a former Radio Free Asia (RFA) reporter filming and participating in pornographic videos.
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From Reuters
Cambodia’s Hun Sen calls for closure of rights group founded by rival
PHNOM PENH—Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen on Sunday called for the closure of one of the country’s main human rights groups because it was founded by detained opposition leader Kem Sokha.
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