EU Joins Election Reform Talks; Parties Still Divided Over IDs - The Cambodia Daily (subscription)


EU Joins Election Reform Talks; Parties Still Divided Over IDs
The Cambodia Daily (subscription)
Although the parties agreed on which option they preferred—a new voter list using combined data on citizens from the Interior Ministry and National Election Committee (NEC)—they came no closer to resolving their dispute over how voters will be ...

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A 'life and death' congress - The Phnom Penh Post


A 'life and death' congress
The Phnom Penh Post
The ruling Cambodian People's Party's “extraordinary” nationwide congress this weekend will likely see its next generation of leaders take their places on the party's central decision-making body as it prepares for do-or-die elections in three years ...

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The House That Hun Sen Built - Foreign Policy (blog)


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The House That Hun Sen Built
Foreign Policy (blog)
... Cambodian legislature appointed Hun Sen prime minister. Since then, Hun Sen has played a long list of roles: apparatchik and reformer, strongman and statesman, demagogue and freewheeling free-marketeer. ... And so, between 1989 and 1991, the party ...
HRW slams Hun Sen's 30-year-long Cambodia ruleDeutsche Welle

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HRW denigrates Cambodian PM's 30 years of rule - www.worldbulletin.net


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HRW denigrates Cambodian PM's 30 years of rule
www.worldbulletin.net
Hun Sen has “repeatedly denied any forces of his regiment were involved,” the report notes, but goes on to list differing witness accounts that implicate one of those battalions in the attack and the killing of hundreds of Cham villagers. HRW said that ...

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FCPA Trends From The Last 6 Months - Law360 (subscription)


FCPA Trends From The Last 6 Months
Law360 (subscription)
In addition, two of the settlements this year made the top 10 list for all time, measured in total collections. ... This follows a clear trend: As reported by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, of the 427 corruption cases ...

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Remarks to the Business Council for International Understanding - US Department of State (press release)


Remarks to the Business Council for International Understanding
US Department of State (press release)
The “negative” list is next, and we're insisting that it be very high quality – narrowly tailored and widely open to foreign investment, especially since our openness to Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) has allowed new Chinese FDI into the U.S. to ...

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Ou Virak to open research hub - The Phnom Penh Post


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Ou Virak to open research hub
The Phnom Penh Post
Human rights activist Ou Virak is opening an independent public policy research hub after vacating his position as chairman of the Cambodian Center for Human Rights. Virak, known for his frank commentary on social and political issues, has created the ...

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The accountability gap - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

The accountability gap
The Phnom Penh Post
The growing list of officials summoned for questioning in front of the National Assembly's commissions is beginning to read like a government who's who of smouldering social issues in Cambodia. Phnom Penh Governor Pa Socheatvong – who fended off ...

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Government News 18/1 - VietNamNet Bridge


Government News 18/1
VietNamNet Bridge
Vietnam's Ministry of Public Security and Cambodia's Ministry of Interior have signed a plan on their cooperation in 2015 following talks between the two ministers in Phnom Penh on January 16. ... The leader asked ministries, sectors and localities to ...

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Hun Sen to mark 30 years in power at new Mekong bridge - AsiaOne


AsiaOne

Hun Sen to mark 30 years in power at new Mekong bridge
AsiaOne
The Cambodian leader is loathed by many human rights activists at home and abroad for his authoritarian rule, during which he has been ruthless with political opposition and built a circle of loyalists around him. His ruling Cambodian People's Party ...

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