Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping in October 2016. Photo: KyodoCambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping in October 2016. Photo: Kyodo
Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping in October 2016. Photo: Kyodo
Bradley J. Murg
Opinion

Opinion

Bradley J. Murg

How Cambodia’s online gambling ban sparked the Great Chinese Exodus of 2019 – and why Beijing is fine with it

  • Phnom Pehn’s online gambling crackdown has snared hundreds accused of scamming mainland Chinese, while offering Cambodia a chance to rid itself of an industry that has negatively affected some of its growing cities

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping in October 2016. Photo: KyodoCambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping in October 2016. Photo: Kyodo
Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping in October 2016. Photo: Kyodo
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