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Cambodian soldiers take part in a military training exercise in May 2019 (Hun Manet's Facebook page)

Laos Troops Have Encroached on Cambodian Soil, Army Says

Laotian troops have been encroaching on Cambodian territory in the border province of Preah Vihear for more than a week, with Laos claiming the territory as its own, military officials said on Friday.

Fishing in Kandal province, January 17, 2019 (Fisheries Administration)

EU Funds GPS Tracking of Cambodian Fishers

Agriculture Minister Veng Sokhon said every fishing boat in the country will be tracked with E.U.-funded GPS beacons by 2023 in order to crack down on illegal fishing.

CNRP headquarters / former CNRP official Nuth Pich

Ex-Opposition Official Charged Over Kampot Noodle Gathering

UPDATED 10:50 a.m. — A former official of the dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party was arrested in Kampot province over the weekend for allegedly gathering members of the outlawed opposition party in April.

Jin Bei Casino in Sihanoukville

No New Licenses for Online Gambling: Hun Sen

The government will stop issuing new licenses for online gambling operators and crack down on those running without licenses due to their impact on security and public order, according to a directive dated Sunday and signed by Prime Minister Hun Sen.