Commerce Minister Cham Prasidh on Thursday warned that any post-election demonstrations in the coming weeks could potentially cause mass looting and lead to social disorder that could destabilize Cambodia’s economic growth. Mr. Prasidh’s statement, delivered at the third International Machinery Industry Fair held at the Diamond Island Convention and Exhibition Center in Phnom Penh, was markedly different in tone from a speech he gave before the election in June, in which he assured international investors that they should put their faith in the country’s economy as the ruling CPP was guaranteed a victory. Although the CPP was declared
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