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· June, 2006

Stories about Cambodia from June, 2006

Cambodia: NGO Woes

Vutha in Cambodia writes about conflicts and internal disputes within NGOs operating in Cambodia. HE says “I have worked with NGOs for more than 3 years. I observed that there...

Vietnam: Students honour Cambodian Science Olympiad Winners

In Wanna's diary the author links to another Cambodian blog that has pictures of Cambodian winners of a recent science olympiad receiving gifts from Cambodian students resident in Vietnam.

Cambodia: Blogger's Meetup

Wanna introduces fellow Cambodian bloggers he metup with in Phnom Penh.

Cambodia: Teacher's Strike

Vutha in Cambodia reports that the government is not allowing the teachers demanding higher pay to hold a protest strike. Commenting a government officials callous statement on the teacher's salaries,...

From the Kingdom of Cambodia to the United States of America

In July, Somongkol Teng will leave Cambodia for the United States to pursue a master's degree in Higher Education Administration. Under the US State Department's Fulbright grant Somongkol plans to...

Cambodia: Ramvong – Ramvong Disco in London

Andy Brouwer points to an Ramvong Disco being organized in London. For people who don't have experience with this traditional Cambodian Dance, Andy posts a diagram of hand/feet movements to...

Cambodia: World Cup Woes

Vutha in Cambodia discusses the seedier side effect of World Cup – gambling. “Bet on footbal was a driven force to make my youngest brother to drop out school and...

Cambodia: Cambodia in World Cup

Lux at Cambodia Blog talks about Cambodian football “I am not sure whether I live long enough to see Cambodia go to World Cup because of the management and problem...

Cambodia: Buddhist Monks and Football

Vutha in a post titled Reaction to watching World Cup 2006 compares the reaction of various people on monks watching the World Cup matches. “Meanwhile, there are different reactions to...

Cambodia: Book on Cambodian History

Andy in his blog talks about a new book on Cambodian history “A book arrived through my letterbox today for review, namely John Tully's A Short History of Cambodia :...

Cambodia: Phnom Penh Street Images

Mythicaldude has posted more pictures of people from his street in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

Cambodia: Introducing Cambodian bloggers

Cambodian blogger Wanna introduces more Cambodian blogs written in English. The post is in French but the links to the blogs are easy to spot.

Cambodia: Return to Cambodia

Ray Zepp returns to Cambodia after a gap of two years and talks about the changes he encounters.

Pornography Fear Sparks Cambodia 3G Ban

The fear of pornography spreading through video-capable mobile phone prompted the wives of government officials to petition the government to formally ban the new 3G technology. The planned 3G network...

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