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) - KrisEnergy (Apsara) Co Ltd signed a conditional letter of award with PT Profab for the supply of a minimum facilities wellhead “mini-platform” for the Apsara oilfield – Cambodia’s maiden oil development – its Singapore-based parent company KrisEnergy Ltd said on Wednesday.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - Some of Cambodia’s largest banks and financial institutions have announced plans to expand their businesses following solid macroeconomic performance so far this year.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - The 2nd Cambodian Silk and Weaving Exhibition will be held from November 21 to 24 in Siem Reap town in an effort to promote the industry and boost its development, the Ministry of Commerce has said.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - Cambodia exported more than $1.2 billion of products to the Japanese market in the first nine months of this year, up 8.4 per cent on the same period last year, data from the Japan External Trade Organisation (Jetro) shows.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - Cambodia plans to import 200MW of electricity from Laos’ Don Sahong hydropower plant early next year to curb power shortages this coming dry season, with the transmission line network scheduled for completion later this year, Ministry of Mines and Energy spokesman Victor Jona said.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - Lim Tong Huot, the director of the National Authority for Combating Drug’s (NACD) Legislation, Education and Rehabilitation Department, said a three-day campaign on drug awareness was carried out during the Water Festival.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - Kratie’s provincial Department of Tourism on Tuesday said an illegal fishing net caused the death of an endangered Irrawaddy dolphin in the province’s Sambok village.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - The UN Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) on Monday said that while Cambodia has policies promoting gender equality and combating violence against women, it was still concerned about domestic violence, the promotion of men over women and the arrest of surrogate mothers.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation on Wednesday said the government was studying the EU Commission’s preliminary report on the human rights situation in the Kingdom that could lead to a suspension of access to its “Everything But Arms” (EBA) agreement.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - Sam Rainsy, the “acting president” of the Supreme Court-dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), has claimed it has achieved 70 per cent of its struggle to find a solution to the current political situation in the Kingdom.