Cambodia

18 garment workers killed in Cambodia road crash

By Tue, May 19, 2015 11:43AM UTC

More than 20 Cambodian garment workers died and more were seriously injured when their van was involved in a crash with a tourist bus in Svay Rieng province Tuesday morning.

Cambodia deports fugitive Russian tycoon

By Sun, May 17, 2015 2:58PM UTC

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodia has deported a fugitive Russian tycoon who was living illegally in the Southeast Asian country after he was accused of embezzling $175 million in his homeland.

Cambodia welcomes home 1,000-year-old statue of Hindu monkey god

By Tue, May 12, 2015 3:01PM UTC

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodia has welcomed home a 1,000-year-old stone statue of a Hindu god that was looted from a temple during the country’s civil war and spent the past three decades at an American museum.

Cambodia TV station apologizes to teen for Mother’s Day reunion prank

By Tue, May 12, 2015 12:45PM UTC

A Cambodian TV station has written a letter of apology to teen singer Autumn Allen after a televised Mother’s Day prank that sparked outrage on social media.

US museum returns 10th-century statue to Cambodia

By Tue, May 12, 2015 11:36AM UTC

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Museum of Art has returned a 10th-century statue to Cambodia after it uncovered evidence the sculpture was probably looted during the country’s civil war.