At least 23 workers were injured at a Cambodian factory that produced garments for a top Western brand on Monday, police said, the latest incident to raise concerns about industrial safety in the region.Monday, 20 May, 2013, 9:12pm
Hundreds of thousands of Cambodians dressed in black and white gathered on Monday ahead of the cremation of revered former king Norodom Sihanouk, who steered the war-ravaged kingdom through six turbulent decades.29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am
Southeast Asian leaders endorsed a controversial human rights pact on Sunday during an annual summit in which they also focused on bruising territorial rows and deadly unrest in Myanmar.
Heads of the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) hailed their declaration on human rights as a landmark agreement that would help protect the region’s 600 million people.18 Nov 2012 - 6:52pm
Tens of thousands of mourners lined the streets of the Cambodian capital yesterday to pay their last respects to revered former king Norodom Sihanouk on his final journey home from China.18 Oct 2012 - 10:12am
A Cambodian court on Monday sentenced a dissident radio station owner to 20 years in prison on insurrection charges that critics claim are part of a political vendetta by the government.29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am
Gaming resort operator NagaCorp achieved record profits last year, as its net gain surged by 109 per cent to US$92 million from US$44.1 million in 2010. Gross profit jumped by 54 per cent to US$163.8 million.
Total revenue was US$223.8 million, a 49-per cent surge from US$150.5 million in 2010.5 Mar 2012 - 12:00am
A Hong Kong expatriate and a veterinarian from Ocean Park have teamed up to save a badly injured three-tonne elephant from a life of misery on the streets of Cambodia.
Sombo - known to thousands as the female elephant who for the past two decades has given rides to tourists around the Wat Phnom temple in Phnom Penh - has badly deformed feet from treading the hot concrete.4 Mar 2012 - 12:00am
It is 9pm in Phnom Penh and well past dinner time for most in the Cambodian capital. But 30 members of a trade delegation from Yunnan are still going strong at the Emperors of China, one of the city's best dim sum restaurants.22 Dec 2011 - 12:00am
Since taking up her factory job in Phnom Penh last month, Mom Sophea has been learning how to stitch sponge cups into bras using a sewing machine.
Sophea, 26, a Cambodian housewife previously a stranger to sewing, is now among the country's 300,000 skilled factory workers, who work eight hours a day, six days a week, for US$61 (HK$476) a month.22 Dec 2011 - 12:00am