The Phnom Penh Post (Cambodia)

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - The US on Tuesday pledged to help train military officers, particularly Cambodia’s blue helmet troops deployed for UN’s peacekeeping operations.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - The National Police anti-drug department and sub-national level police in the capital joined forces on Tuesday night in a crackdown that saw the arrest of four Vietnamese nationals and the seizure of nearly 100kg of drugs and substances used in drug production.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - Prime Minister Hun Sen on a courtesy meeting with Republic of Congo’s Brazzaville mayor Christian Roger Okemba on Tuesday said that waste pollution in Phnom Penh could be attributed to the capital’s rapid development. The problems should be resolved before the development of new cities.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Prak Sokhonn and Japanese embassador Masahiro Mikami on Wednesday signed a grant agreement for ¥2.4 million ($22 million) on the “Project for Expansion of Clean Water Supply System in Pursat Province”.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - The Cambodia Rice Federation (CRF) has asked the state-owned Rural Development Bank (RDB) to provide $200 million in emergency loans to buy paddy from farmers during the ongoing post-monsoon harvest season as falling prices threaten their livelihoods.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - A group of Chinese investors has expressed interest in investing in Cambodia’s asset management sector and tapping into the vast opportunities for businesses and investments brought about by the Kingdom’s current economic development.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - Price competition and a lack of confidence by consumers are the main reasons the dairy market cannot compete with imports, said domestic milk producers.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - The Australian Embassy has accepted an award from the Cambodian government in recognition of that country’s long-standing support for demining in Cambodia.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - The investigation into the charge of treason against Kem Sokha, the former president of the Supreme Court-dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party, has concluded, with the case sent for trial.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - The government, civil societies and relevant partners have jointly committed to acting on the plastic waste crisis that is adversely affecting the environment, wildlife and public health.