Wilful deception charges against Rainsy heard

The court of Cambodia’s capital city Phnom Penh on April 20 opened a hearing on false information and fake document charges against Sam Rainsy, the President of the Sam Rainsy Party.

Chairman of Cambodia’s SRP party faces trial

Sam Rainsy, Chairman of the Sam Rainsy Party (SRP), will go to trial on April 20 on charges of publishing inaccurate information and fake maps falsely alleging that Vietnam encroached on Cambodia ’s Svay Rieng province during the border demarcation process.

Cambodia-RoK trade forecast to soar in 2010

Two-way trade between Cambodia and the Republic of Korea (roK) is expected to surge sharply this year as turnover reached 27.7 million USD in January, a year-on-year rise of 77 percent.

Vietnam, Cambodia veterans increase cooperation

War veterans of Vietnam and Cambodia will tighten their cooperation in a myriad of fields after a deal on friendship and cooperation was inked between war veterans’ associations of the two countries in Phnom Penh on March 2.

Cambodia’s Sam Rainsy to miss 2013 polls

Sam Rainsy, President of Cambodia’s Sam Rainsy Party (SRP), will not be able to run in the 2013 elections if he does not return to serve two years in prison for uprooting markers on the border area with Vietnam, Prime Minister Hun Sen said.

Cambodia breaks ground on largest-ever waterworks

Cambodia on Feb. 4 broke ground for its greatest irrigation waterworks in Battambang province in a bid to increase farming area and crops in one of the country’s main rice-growing provinces.

Border fairs target Cambodian market

The Business Studies and Assistance Centre (BSA) and southern An Giang province’s recently held two trade fairs to promote Vietnamese goods at the Khanh Binh and Tinh Bien border gates.

Cambodian rice venture formed

A rice joint venture specialising in rice processing and export has been reached between Cambodian and Vietnamese companies, according to Vietnam Food Association.