News from Cambodia

01-10-2012 09:05 AM
Cambodian farmers squeezed out
Cambodians like pork. The average Cambodian consumes 9.29 kilogrammes of the meat a year and local farmers have long supplemented their incomes by sel...
20-06-2012 11:42 AM
Veteran agriculture development consultant joins Stevia Nutra
Stevia Nutra Corporation (The Company), an Agro-Management company focussed on stevia agronomics, is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Darari...
11-06-2012 07:45 AM
Farmer unearths 95 grenades
A cache of 95 Russian-made grenades left over from the civil war in the early 1990s was discovered last week by a farmer in Banteay Meanchey’s Svay Ch...
21-05-2012 07:31 AM
Crocodile farmers feel drop in demand
The price of crocodile hatchlings in Siem Reap province has dropped drastically, and many local farmers are worrying about the future viability of cro...
02-04-2012 07:51 AM
Bird flu leaves one child dead
A six-year-old girl from Kampong Chhnang province’s Kampong Tralach district died on Friday in the year’s second H5N1 fatality...
30-08-2011 08:38 AM
Mutant strain of bird flu spreading
A mutant strain of deadly H5N1 bird flu that is immune to existing vaccines is spreading across Asia, doctors warned yesterday.
25-08-2011 09:14 AM
Child dies of bird flu in Cambodia
A six-year-old Cambodian girl has become the eighth person to die from bird flu in the country this year, the World Health Organization (WHO) said.
28-06-2011 09:09 AM
Cambodian banks aim to ride agriculture boom
Cambodian banks are hoping that a surge in agricultural investment will bring in the customers they need to take out loans and put to work the cash fl...
25-02-2011 08:02 AM
Cambodia bird flu deaths spark UN warning
A United Nations disease expert has warned globalisation is creating more opportunities for diseases to spread from animals to humans...
09-02-2011 07:12 AM
Cambodian girl dies from bird flu
A five-year-old Cambodian girl has died from bird flu, the World Health Organisation said Wednesday, in the first reported fatality from the virus sin...
03-01-2011 10:48 AM
Cattle disease strikes Svay Rieng villages
Twelve cows and buffalo have died of foot and mouth disease in Svay Rieng province’s Kampong Ro district since mid-December...
13-12-2010 08:07 AM
Cambodian PM to sign 15 deals during China visit
Cambodia’s prime minister has arrived in China for an official visit that’s expected to culminate in the signing of 15 agreements.