Politics

Vietnam, Cambodia enhance relations

General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Nong Duc Manh will pay an official visit to Cambodia from Dec. 17-19 as guest of King Norodom Sihamoni.
Khmer Rouge jail chief requests acquittal World

Khmer Rouge jail chief requests acquittal

Former Khmer Rouge prison chief Duch on Nov. 27 unexpectedly asked Cambodia's UN-backed war crimes court to acquit and release him on the final day of his nine-month trial.
Society

More donations for Vu A Dinh scholarship fund

The Vu A Dinh scholarship fund, a foundation of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union for poor and well performing ethnic students, has to date received 500 million VND from the Unilever Vietnam Group.
Genocide museum gets help to preserve archive heritage World

Genocide museum gets help to preserve archive heritage

The UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) said it will assist Cambodia ’s Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum in preserving historical documents on torture and killing carried out by the Khmer Rouge regime during 1975 to 1979.
Society

New school for Vietnamese pupils in Cambodia

A new primary school for overseas Vietnamese children was officially opened in Cambodia’s capital city of Phnom Penh on August 30, on the occasion of the 64 th anniversary of Vietnam’s National Day (September 2) and the August Revolution.
World

UN nominates new co-prosecutor for ECCC

The UN has submitted a list of two nominations for outgoing international co-prosecutor Robert Petit at the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) to the Cambodian Supreme Council of the Magistracy.
Politics

Vietnam, Cambodia push for border security

Officials from Vietnam ’s south-western provinces have met with Cambodian police representatives to discuss bilateral cooperation to ensure security along their shared borderline.