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  1. January 7, 2014

    Violence casts shadow over Cambodia garment industry

    A deadly crackdown by Cambodia’s government on protesting garment workers has stoked fears about the country’s stability and...

  2. FT Photo Diary

    September 16, 2013

    Supporting Sam

    Athit Perawongmetha/Reuters Buddhist monks who are supporters of the Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), react during a...

  1. FT Photo Diary

    July 19, 2013

    Celebrations as Sam Rainsy returns to Cambodia

    Samrang Pring/Reuters Supporters cheer as Sam Rainsy, president of the National Rescue party, greets them in Phnom Penh. Mr...

  2. March 14, 2013

    Ieng Sary dies during Khmer Rouge trial

    Ieng Sary, the former top diplomat of Cambodia’s murderous Khmer Rouge regime, spoke only briefly at the start of his trial...

  3. December 26, 2012

    Asian jitters drive race for strategic ties

    Neither Manmohan Singh, the octogenarian and rather bookish Indian prime minister, nor Hun Sen, the former Khmer Rouge...

  4. November 23, 2012

    US and China vie for influence in SE Asia

    When Air Force One touched down in Cambodia this week, Barack Obama became the first US president to visit the country. But...

  5. March 1, 2011

    Korean prowess on show in south-east

    The small northern Cambodian town of Siem Reap has no fewer than 30 Korean restaurants, catering to the South Korean...

  6. November 23, 2010

    Survivors tell of Cambodia stampede ordeal

    A picture of Peng Seriwattana, 15, a schoolboy with unruly hair and a direct stare, sat on a table. He had promised to be...

  7. November 22, 2010

    Stampede in Phnom Penh kills more than 300

    An estimated 339 people have died during a mass stampede across a bridge in Cambodia’s capital city, Phnom Penh, on the last...

  8. October 27, 2010

    PM seeks to limit Khmer Rouge trials

    Hun Sen, Cambodia’s prime minister, has asked the UN to limit the scope of the international tribunal trying former members...

  9. April 8, 2010

    Suit ability: ASEAN unity

    Unified (Left to Right): Laos Prime Minister Bouasone Bouphavanh, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, Philippines...

  10. January 28, 2010

    Cambodia opposition leader is sentenced

    Sam Rainsy, the leader of Cambodia's largest opposition party, has been sentenced to two years in jail after a closed court...

  11. January 27, 2010

    Cambodia opposition leader is sentenced

    Sam Rainsy, the leader of Cambodia’s largest opposition party, has been sentenced to two years in jail after a closed court...

  12. January 11, 2010

    Thai ultimatum to Cambodia on Thaksin

    Battle lines have deepened in a long-running diplomatic standoff between Thailand and Cambodia after Bangkok issued a blunt...

  13. January 11, 2010

    Thai ultimatum to Cambodia over Thaksin's role

    Battle lines have deepened in a long-running diplomatic standoff between Thailand and Cambodia after Bangkok issued a blunt...

  14. January 10, 2010

    Thai ultimatum to Cambodia over Thaksin

    Battle lines have deepened in a long-running diplomatic standoff between Thailand and Cambodia after Bangkok issued a blunt...

  15. January 6, 2010

    Opponents voice their fears over Cambodian land law

    Cambodian lawyers, human rights activists and opposition politicians are warning that a new law will weaken safeguards...

  16. January 5, 2010

    Opposition mounts to Cambodian land law

    Cambodian lawyers, human rights activists and opposition politicians are warning that a new law will weaken safeguards...

  17. December 9, 2009

    Cambodia jails Thai engineer over Thaksin flight leak

    A Cambodian court yesterday sentenced a Thai engineer to seven years in jail for spying, in a decision likely to inflame the...

  18. December 8, 2009

    Cambodia sentences Thai for Thaksin leak

    A Cambodian court sentenced a Thai engineer to seven years in jail for spying on Tuesday in a decision likely to inflame the...

  19. November 11, 2009

    Thais raise stakes in Cambodia spat

    Thailand's cabinet yesterday recommended that parliament scrap a proposal to develop hydrocarbon resources along a disputed...

  20. November 10, 2009

    Thailand threatens to scrap Cambodia treaty

    Thailand’s cabinet recommended on Tuesday that parliament scrap a proposal to jointly develop hydrocarbon resources along a...

  21. November 7, 2009

    Cambodia job offer sparks war of words

    Hun Sen, the Cambodian prime minister, seems to enjoy baiting his neighbours. His recent decision to make Thaksin...

  22. November 6, 2009

    Cambodia job offer sparks row

    Hun Sen, the Cambodian prime minister, seems to enjoy baiting his neighbours. His recent decision to make Thaksin...

  23. October 24, 2009

    Human rights rifts mar Asean summit

    South-east Asia's ambitious drive for integration was marred by rifts over human rights, trade and politics on the first...

  24. October 23, 2009

    Human rights rifts mar Asean summit

    South-east Asia’s ambitious drive for integration was marred by rifts over human rights, trade and politics on the first day...

  25. October 22, 2009

    Cambodia accused of using law to stifle protests

    A law passed yesterday by Cambodia's legislature limiting the size of demonstrations is the latest example of rising...

  26. October 22, 2009

    Cambodia curbs demonstrations

    Advocates of free speech say a law passed yesterday by Cambodia's legislature limiting the size of demonstrations is the...

  27. October 22, 2009

    Cambodian crackdown on public protest stirs human rights fears

    Free-speech advocates say that a law passed yes-ter-day by Cambodia's legislature limiting the size of demonstrations is...

  28. October 21, 2009

    Cambodia accused of stifling protests

    A law passed on Wednesday by Cambodia’s legislature limiting the size of demonstrations is the latest example of rising...

  29. September 7, 2009

    Prosecutor wants to indict five more Khmer Rouge

    Skulls are displayed at the Tuol Sleng genocide museum in Phnom Penh A prosecutor at Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge tribunal on...

  30. August 5, 2009

    Premier sues Cambodian MP

    A Cambodian court yesterday found opposition lawmaker Mu Sochua guilty of defaming Hun Sen, the prime minister, and fined...

  31. August 4, 2009

    Cambodian lawmaker found guilty of defaming PM

    A Cambodian court on Tuesday found opposition lawmaker Mu Sochua guilty of defaming Hun Sen, the prime minister, and fined...

  32. July 27, 2009

    Rash of lawsuits sees Cambodia crack down on dissenters

    Asia is no stranger to governments using the courts to muzzle their detractors, but the Cambodian government's current...

  33. July 27, 2009

    Cambodian cases intensify concern

    Cambodia's government is under fire because of its legal attack on opponents. Hang Chakra, former editor of the Khmer...

  34. July 26, 2009

    Cambodia cracks down on dissenters

    Asia is no stranger to governments using the courts to muzzle their detractors, but the Cambodian government’s current legal...

  35. March 31, 2009

    Trial opens of Khmer Rouge 'torturer'

    More than 30 years after Cambodia's murderous Khmer Rouge was driven from power, one of its prominent officials stood in...

  36. March 31, 2009

    Khmer Rouge torture trial opens

    More than 30 years after Cambodia's murderous Khmer Rouge was driven from power, one of its prominent officials stood in the...

  37. January 8, 2009

    Khmer Rouge chief close to trial 30 years after liberation

    Three decades after the fall of the genocidal Khmer Rouge regime, Cambodia might have a start date for the first trial of...

  38. January 7, 2009

    Khmer Rouge chief to go on trial

    Three decades after the fall of the genocidal Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia, the country might finally have a start date...

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