Taiwan lawmakers urge Formosa probe over
Channel News AsiaTaiwan lawmakers urge Formosa probe over Vietnam fish deathsChannel News AsiaFormosa has a poor track record of environmental scandals spanning the globe, from Texas to Sihanoukville, Cambodia. It has also been accused of causing pollution in Taiwan, including a petrochemical complex in southern Yunlin where Su used to be ...and more »
Posted on 16 June 2016 | 3:33 am
Cambodian VIP revenue growth leads world
The Phnom Penh PostCambodian VIP revenue growth leads world marketThe Phnom Penh PostThe report projects that Cambodian casinos will post a 39 per cent increase in 2016 VIP proceeds, noting that global casino VIP revenue recorded its first quarter-on-quarter growth in Q1 this year following eight consecutive quarterly declines. While ...
Posted on 15 June 2016 | 5:43 pm
Sea Gates to Protect Coastline - Khmer Times
Sea Gates to Protect CoastlineKhmer TimesNuon Pok, director of Sihanoukville's Land Management Department, said seven coastal areas along the province's coastline have been identified as areas that need protection. He said they include Tumnuk Rolok, Mlob Chhre, Koh Pos, Independence, ...
Posted on 15 June 2016 | 1:18 pm
Giant coal plant taking shape in
The Phnom Penh PostGiant coal plant taking shape in SihanoukvilleThe Phnom Penh PostHowever, since 2008, CIIDG has been building the Sihanoukville Special Economic Zone (SSEZ), which is the biggest industrial park in the country, through a partnership with China-based conglomerate Jiangsu Taihu Cambodia International Economic ...
Posted on 14 June 2016 | 5:29 pm
Chinese, Taiwanese Arrested in
Chinese, Taiwanese Arrested in Internet-Phone Fraud CaseThe Cambodia DailyTwenty-seven Chinese and Taiwanese nationals were arrested during a raid on a villa in Phnom Penh's Chamkar Mon district on Monday on suspicion of operating an internet-phone scam, officials said. The 15 Chinese and 12 Taiwanese men and women ...and more »
Posted on 13 June 2016 | 6:12 pm
Top 15 Best Beach Destinations in Asia for
2015 Best Beach Destinations in Asia by Tripadvisor Are you getting tired of spending your summer on the same sandy beach in your hometown every single time? Or, have you been spending your past summer vacations traveling to the same city? Boracay Island Philippines If your answer to both of the questions above is positive, […] (Visited 754 times, 62 visits today) The post Top 15 Best Beach ...
Posted on 11 April 2015 | 11:44 pm
Cunard cruise ship tourist dies after she
A cruise ship tourist died falling into the sea as she tried to climb back aboard the Queen Elizabeth off Cambodia’s “beach capital.” She was pulled out but medics on the liner were unable to save her.
Posted on 3 April 2015 | 12:38 pm
Cambodian child labour laws flouted with
Despite national legislation, poverty leads families to help children lie about their age to get a job, while factories turn a blind eye to underage workers Like most teenagers, Jorani, who says she is 14, has plenty of stamina. She has just spent the day making hundreds of shoes at the New Star Shoes Co factory in Sihanoukville, Cambodia. “I punch holes in about 300 shoes every day, and work ...
Posted on 30 March 2015 | 6:06 am
Sihanoukville: the town that sold its soul
SIHANOUKVILLE, Cambodia Aug 22, 2015/ Troy Media/ – The Cambodian coast: home to shimmering turquoise waters that tantalisingly lick never-ending stretches of palm-fringed white shores and an abundance of undiscovered beaches, not yet ruined by the ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 3:43 am
Rady Mom to address Seattle civic group
The cities also share much in common. Like Seattle, Sihanoukville, Cambodia's fourth-largest city, plays an important role as a major seaport and principal coastal tourist resort. Its climate is tropical, which seems to mirror Seattle's often-wet climate.
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 9:00 pm
Sihanoukville, Cambodia: Seattle's 21st
Seattle’s most recent sister city is Sihanoukville, Cambodia. The relationship has been active since 1999 when Sihanoukville became Seattle’s 21st sister city. Sihanoukville is Cambodia’s fourth largest city and plays an important economic role as a ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 1:16 am
Indian Naval Ships Enter Sihanoukville,
In pursuit of India’s ‘Look East’ and ‘Act East’ policy, the Indian Navy’s Eastern Fleet ships under the command of Rear Admiral Ajendra Bahadur Singh, VSM, Flag Officer Commanding Eastern Fleet (FOCEF), are on a two month long operational ...
Posted on 22 June 2015 | 10:06 pm
Sihanoukville, Cambodia welcomes first
The south-western Cambodian port town of Sihanoukville welcomed its first international operations on Saturday, June 6 with the launch of direct flights from Singapore Changi. According to operator SilkAir (MI, Singapore Changi), it is plying the route on ...
Posted on 8 June 2015 | 10:46 pm