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Midwives treated 'like civil servants' battle Cambodia's maternal deaths
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Midwives treated 'like civil servants' battle Cambodia's maternal deaths

En Vnexpress - The midwives 'provide the backbone' to the health workforce for mothers and their children.

Vietnam steps up aquaculture cooperation with Cambodia
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Vietnam steps up aquaculture cooperation with Cambodia

NDO/VNA – Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Vu Hong Nam suggested that Vietnam and Cambodia join hands in aquaculture when visiting Kampong Chhnang, one of the five Cambodian provinces

A taste of Cambodia at Saigon market
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A taste of Cambodia at Saigon market

En Vnexpress - Forced to flee civil war, these vendors returned to Vietnam bringing part of their second homeland with them.

HCMC customs seize 1.2-ton roulette machine en route to Cambodia
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HCMC customs seize 1.2-ton roulette machine en route to Cambodia

The shipping company lied on its import documents and failed to obtain a license to ship the gaming machine to Cambodia.

Vietnam’s beauty industry targets Cambodia, Myanmar
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Vietnam’s beauty industry targets Cambodia, Myanmar

Vietnamnet - There are significant opportunities for Vietnamese firms to invest in the beauty sector in Cambodia and Myanmar as well as export beauty products to the two markets, participants at an

Cambodia ops, grocery arm fail to meet MWG’s expectations
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Cambodia ops, grocery arm fail to meet MWG’s expectations

Vietnamnet - Mobile World Investment Corporation (MWG) expected that by 2019, the Bach hoa XANH chain will become its main source of revenue. However, the grocery store chain, along with BigPhone

Vietnam among top investors in Cambodia
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Vietnam among top investors in Cambodia

Vietnamnet - Viet Nam continued to be among the top five investors in Cambodia as of December 2016, with US$2.85 billion registered capital invested in 183 projects.

Workshop seeks to boost Vietnamese investment in Cambodia
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Workshop seeks to boost Vietnamese investment in Cambodia

Nhan dan - NDO - A workshop was held on April 6 in Phnom Penh to discuss ways to deal with difficulties facing Vietnamese enterprises investing in Cambodia.

Vinamilk to take over Angkormilk in Cambodia
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Vinamilk to take over Angkormilk in Cambodia

Vietnamnet - Viet Nam Dairy Products Joint Stock Company, or Vinamilk, will spend almost US$11 million to buy its Cambodian partner’s entire stake in Angkor Dairy Product Company Limited

Vietcombank to open subsidiaries in Laos, Cambodia
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Vietcombank to open subsidiaries in Laos, Cambodia

Vietnamnet - The Bank for Foreign Trade of Vietnam, one of the country’s four largest State-owned commercial banks, plans to open subsidiaries in Laos and Cambodia this year, a bank official has

Warehouses coming to Laos, Cambodia gates
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Warehouses coming to Laos, Cambodia gates

Vietnamnet - Viet Nam will have some 116 warehouses at the border gates with Laos and Cambodia by 2035, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Cambodia opposition leader Rainsy resigns from party
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Cambodia opposition leader Rainsy resigns from party

Yahoo News By Prak Chan Thul PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Sam Rainsy resigned from the presidency of Cambodia's leading opposition party on Saturday, shortly after Prime Minister Hun Sen threatened legal

Cambodia charges Japanese man in sex trafficking case
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Cambodia charges Japanese man in sex trafficking case

Yahoo News PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — A Japanese man and two Cambodians were charged Tuesday with allegedly tricking Cambodian women into working in the sex trade in Japan.

Cambodia suspends annual military drill with United States
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Cambodia suspends annual military drill with United States

Yahoo News Cambodia has suspended joint military exercises with the United States this year that were due to have been held for the eighth year in a row, a defense ministry spokesman said on Monday.

Bright prospect for Vietnam Rubber Group projects in Cambodia
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Bright prospect for Vietnam Rubber Group projects in Cambodia

Nhan dan - NDO - The Vietnam Rubber Group (VRG) held a conference in Phnom Penh, Cambodia on December 28 to review the 10-year implementation of its project on planting rubber trees in Cambodia.

Vietnam attends fifth sea festival in Cambodia
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Vietnam attends fifth sea festival in Cambodia

Vietnam along with Thailand, China, India and Indonesia, participated in the fifth sea festival 2016 in Cambodia from December 23-25.

Cambodia's premier wraps up Vietnam visit; inks three agreements
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Cambodia's premier wraps up Vietnam visit; inks three agreements

The two countries made significant progress in demarcating their shared border and forging legal pacts.

Vietnam telecom giant to scrap roaming fees with Laos, Cambodia from 2017
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Vietnam telecom giant to scrap roaming fees with Laos, Cambodia from 2017

The company expects to lose $1 million a month but hopes to boost connections in Indochina.

Vietnamese man wanted over child rape allegations in Cambodia
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Vietnamese man wanted over child rape allegations in Cambodia

A Dutch man and two Cambodians have been arrested after videos of the brutal assault on a 2-year-old boy were posted on Facebook.

Cambodia PM wants official protest venue moved out of town
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Cambodia PM wants official protest venue moved out of town

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodia's leader has taken a poke at pro-democracy activists and a slap at the United States, suggesting that if the capital's designated political protest venue is not

Australian nationals busted for leading drug ring between Cambodia, Vietnam
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Australian nationals busted for leading drug ring between Cambodia, Vietnam

Another gang member was arrested with 3 kilos of drugs in late November.

Rural Cambodia uses guppy fish to fight dengue
World

Rural Cambodia uses guppy fish to fight dengue

By Astrid Zweynert LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - In the backyards of rural Cambodia, a tiny weapon is being deployed to fight dengue fever, the world's fastest spreading tropical disease that

Corruption and illegal cash deals hamper efforts to tackle rape in Cambodia
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Corruption and illegal cash deals hamper efforts to tackle rape in Cambodia

By Beh Lih Yi KUALA LUMPUR (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The conviction rate for rape cases in Cambodia is "disturbingly low", as corrupt officials mediate illegal settlements and pocket kickbacks,

Vietnam seizes ton of African ivory en route to Cambodia
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Vietnam seizes ton of African ivory en route to Cambodia

It is the third shipment seized at HCMC’s Cat Lai Port in November.