The Phnom Penh Post (Cambodia)

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - The owner of a Cambodian business is being questioned over the discovery last week of 83 plastic-rubbish filled containers at Sihanoukville Autonomous Port.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - Oddar Meanchey provincial Department of Culture and Fine Arts has registered two ancient statues depicting Gods as national heritage.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - There have been 73 cases of “mob justice”, since 2002 leaving 57 people dead and 16 wounded, according to an Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) report.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - Cambodian government placing six Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) on a blacklist has been dismissed as “completely fake news.”

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - Three women were temporarily detained in Prey Sar prison for their involvement in a case in which they acted as surrogate mothers and delivered their children to Chinese nationals in Vietnam.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - Eighteen Chinese nationals were arrested for internet scams and extortion in Kampong Speu province’s Baset district.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - Ministries and child protection NGOs have jointly established a committee on the Implementation of an Action Plan to Prevent and Respond to Violence Against Children.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - Minister of Interior Sar Kheng said that money laundering could become a major obstacle to Cambodia’s development.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - More than 70,000 immigrants were issued with permanent residence cards in Cambodia since 1994 – the year the Kingdom first adopted the Law on Immigration.

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - The 1,600 tonnes plastic waste found in 83 containers at the Sihanoukville Autonomous Port came from the US and Canada.