The Phnom Penh Post (Cambodia)

The Phnom Penh Post is the oldest existing independent newspaper in any language in Cambodia. First published in July 1992, the Post is read by thousands of foreigners and Cambodians throughout the country and by subscribers in 35 countries around the globe. For 25 years the Phnom Penh Post has been the paper of record on Cambodian current events – read by decision makers and consumers who have helped rebuild the nation during the past decades.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) -  Prime Minister Hun Sen yesterday dismissed the European Union’s decision to pull support from the National Election Committee, saying that “liberal, multiparty democracy will not become the hostage of anyone”.

PHNOM PENH (Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - Visiting US State Department official W Patrick Murphy yesterday warned that further punitive action could be forthcoming in response to the government’s recent crackdown on the main opposition, while repeatedly pointing to the US’s warm relationship with the people of Cambodia – if not their leaders.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - Cambodia’s top monastic leader, Supreme Patriarch Tep Vong, urged the nation’s monks yesterday to vote for the ruling Cambodian People’s Party, explaining that the outcome of the 2018 national election has been “arranged already”.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN Desk) -– Washington dismisses ‘fabricated conspiracy theories’ of US-backed revolution as Congress pressed to suspend assistance

PHNOM PENH (PHNOM PENH POST/ANN) - A campaign to cancel “irregular” documents from some 70,000 people – the vast majority of whom are ethnic Vietnamese – began in Cambodia's Kampong Chhnang province last month, and got underway in Phnom Penh this week.

PHNOM PENH (PHNOM PENH POST/ANN) - The European Union announced yesterday that it is suspending all support for Cambodia’s National Election Committee, calling credible elections impossible in light of the government’s dissolution of the ruling party’s only legitimate competitor.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN Desk) – Secret police to be trained to combat ‘colour revolution’ under watchful eye of Hun Sen’s son 

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN Desk) – Mission to find chemical bombs dropped by US during Vietnam War comes amid growing rift between Phnom Penh and Washington

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN Desk) – Hun Sen’s political elite have taken a big step to ending the democratic experiment    

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - Newly minted Funcinpec lawmakers took their places this weekend at the head of five National Assembly commissions previously chaired by the now-dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party, including the Commission on Human Rights.