Phnom Penh’s glut of empty condos and homeless urban poor

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Phnom Penh’s glut of empty condos and homeless urban poor

In January 2018 Chinese Premier Li Keqiang visited Cambodia and oversaw the signing of 19 new development deals. The deals were announced just a few weeks after Chinese firms pledged to invest an additional US$7 billion in Cambodia, including for a highway construction project that will connect the capital city of Phnom Penh with the […]

Rapes & Assaults Against Tourists Tarnish Sihanoukville’s Charm

Rapes & Assaults Against Tourists Tarnish Sihanoukville’s Charm

While Thailand garners the majority of news reports about violent crimes against foreigners locals in Cambodia’s Sihanoukville are warning of a disproportionately high number of violent crimes against foreign tourist. Sihanoukville, also known as Kompong Som, is a coastal city located on the south-west of Cambodia on the Gulf of Thailand with its capital on […]