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Honda

2:06 AM GMT<p>Former Japan international Keisuke Honda has reassured A-League club Melbourne Victory they are his first priority despite taking on a …

Soccer

Hun Sen: Calls for Cambodian sanctions intensify in Canberra ahead of key Julie Bishop meeting

A Labor MP has launched a blistering attack on Cambodian strongman Hun Sen, calling on the Federal Government to slap sanctions on corrupt members of …

Asia

Where is Eight Go Rallying filmed?

EIGHT Go Rallying has already hit the headlines after accusations that the BBC faked scenes for the upcoming programme.<p>Noel Edmonds claimed that the …

Celebrity (UK)

Six arrested in Preah Sihanouk over sexy leaflets

Preah Sihanouk provincial authorities on Sunday arrested six men for allegedly distributing leaflets in a public area that depicted sexual images to …

Phnom Penh

Cambodia launches crackdown on Chinese prostitution rings

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Up to 50 Chinese nationals have been detained in Cambodia as part of a crackdown on prostitution rings in Sihanoukville province, a Chinese investment hub, the provincial governor said on Tuesday.<p>Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen is a close ally of Beijing and the Southeast …

Asia

How Cambodia’s prime minister rigged an election

Hun Sen and the Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) won a recent landslide victory in the Southeast Asian country.<p>After outlawing the main opposition …

Fake News

Cambodia: Free Jailed Land Rights Activist

Expand Activist Tep Vanny takes part in a land rights protest in Phnom Penh, Cambodia on November 7, 2012. © 2012 Reuters(New York) – Cambodian …

Rights & Freedoms

Spend 72 Hours in Siem Reap and Discover Why Cambodia is the Kingdom of Wonder

Magnificent, age-old temples like Angkor Wat, Bayon, and Ta Prohm may have put Siem Reap on the map, but this Cambodian hotspot is so much more than …

Siem Reap

Melbourne Victory's Keisuke Honda signs as manager of Cambodia but will work without a salary for the length of the two-year contract

Keisuke Honda has signed on as general manager of Cambodia's national team on Sunday, in a move that brings high-profile talent to a much-loved but …

Sport (UK)

Melbourne Victory fine with Honda coaching Cambodia

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Melbourne Victory are comfortable with an arrangement which will see midfielder Keisuke Honda take over as coach of Cambodia's national team.<p>The former AC Milan player will remain in Melbourne for the Victory's opening A-League match against crosstown rival Melbourne …

Sports

Cambodia seizes record ecstasy haul hidden in pet food boxes

PHNOM PENH: Cambodian authorities seized nearly 100 kilogrammes of ecstasy hidden in pet food shipments from Germany, police said Monday (Aug 13), …

Yao

Keisuke Honda to coach Cambodia national team while playing in A-League

Former Japan international Keisuke Honda has been named general manager of Cambodia’s national team just a week after signing for Melbourne Victory in the A-League.<p>However, Melbourne Victory were quick to assure fans that their marquee signing would not miss A-League matches, being available to …

FIFA World Cup

Cambodia’s biggest port sees China coveting Japan’s lead role | Financial Times

Once a tranquil seaside enclave in southwestern Cambodia, Sihanoukville, or Kompong Som, has turned into a paradise for Chinese investors in recent …

China

Explained: What Keisuke Honda’s new role with Cambodia means for Melbourne Victory

MELBOURNE Victory were aware of new signing Keisuke Honda’s impending new role with the Cambodian national team during negotiations to sign him, and …

Sport (Australia)

FIFA could bar Honda’s moonlighting role with Cambodia

Though the former Japan international, 32, will not me remunerated by the Cambodians for a position he plans to fill during FIFA international …

Soccer

Melbourne Victory marquee Keisuke Honda takes charge of Cambodia

The 32-year-old recently announced his retirement from international football and has just signed as a marquee player with A-League club Melbourne …

Sport (Australia)

Scorpions and Tarantulas Crawl All Over Your Coffee at This Cambodian Cafe

Owner Chea Raty started the business with a single iguana, but has since acquired tortoises, bearded dragons, horned frogs, and other reptiles and arachnids.<p>If you’ve spent much time exploring any of Asia’s largest cities, or this website, there’s a decent chance that you’re intimately familiar …

Zoology

Keisuke Honda to pursue footballing career in Cambodia

Keisuke Honda was surprisingly unveiled as the new General Manager of the Cambodia national team in a press conference held today by the Football …

AC Milan

Cambodia appoint Honda to double role

Phnom Penh: Japan star Keisuke Honda has been appointed as the head coach and general manager of the Cambodia national team.<p>Football Federation of …

Football

Cambodia Killing Fields - 10 Tragic Facts You May Not Know

The words would not come. Several times since our visit to the Cambodia Killing Fields and S 21 prison in Phnom Penh I begin to write of the …

Asia

How Will the World Respond to Cambodia’s Election?

More on:<p>Southeast Asia<p>Cambodia<p>Democracy<p>Authoritarianism<p>Elections and Voting<p>The Cambodian People’s Party (CPP), led by Prime Minister Hun Sen, now …

Asia

Austrian far-right politicians under fire for praising Cambodian vote

Freedom Party (FPOe) MP Axel Kassegger travelled to Cambodia with Johannes Huebner, a former FPOe parliamentarian, to observe the July elections at …

Austria

'Mafia hub': Cambodian activist says corrupt elite drawn to Aust

Monavithya Sokha, the daughter of the leader of Cambodia's dissolved opposition party, is lobbying the Australian Government to impose sanctions on …

Asia

Cambodia’s first rum distillery | South China Morning Post

Most of the world’s rum is produced in the Caribbean and Latin America but there’s a new player in the market with the Samai Distillery …

Latin America

Cambodia PM Facebook hacked to 'give away parliament seats'

Hackers targeted the official Facebook page of Cambodia's premier Hun Sen on Friday and falsely claimed he would cede several parliamentary seats, an …

Asia

Cambodia: Labor Law Amendment Mandates ‘Seniority Payment’

​Cambodia has passed an amendment to its Labor Law that eliminates "indemnity for dismissal"—a local legal concept equivalent to a severance …

The Workplace

Lunar Mystery Solved

An international mystery came to a thrilling conclusion earlier this summer when a planetary scientist at NASA’s Johnson Space Center confirmed the …

Johnson Space Center

Cambodia approves China investment in banana farm

A vendor shows locally-grown bananas in Cambodia. (Khmer Times photo)<p>The Cambodian government has given the green light to a Chinese-owned firm, …

Forestry

Cambodia’s Elections Highlight Growing Marginalization

Neopatrimonialism remains the predominant influence on Cambodia’s political trajectory.

Asia

How the Cambodian Government is Trying to Chill the Push for Fair Elections

Prime minister Hun Sen wants it both ways: He wants to claim a democratic mantle but doesn't want to deal with the pesky competition that comes with …

Asia