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2012-07-21 23:01:53

The monks of Wat Chrey in Cambodia´s south-east, are embracing the tech world by working with a not-for-profit organization to offer Blessings online. The website OrangeRobes.com was officially launched today. Cambodia (PRWEB) July 21, 2012 The monks of Wat Chrey in Cambodia´s south east, are embracing the tech world by working with a not-for-profit organization to offer Blessings online. The website OrangeRobes.com was officially launched today. Making a donation to a Buddhist...

2011-01-04 00:00:38

Convening 21 to 22 February 2011 in world heritage city Siem Reap, the RubberPlant Summit addresses opportunities for rubber plant investments & best practices in plantation management. It features world-class panel of experts and in-depth analysis of industry outlook in key rubber producing countries including Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia, Cambodia & China. Siem Reap, Cambodia (Vocus/PRWEB) January 04, 2011 Convening 21 to 22 February 2011 in world heritage city Siem Reap, the...

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2010-03-30 08:35:00

Evidence suggests changing environment can bring down a civilization Decades of drought, interspersed with intense monsoon rains, may have helped bring about the fall of Cambodia's ancient Khmer civilization at Angkor nearly 600 years ago, according to an analysis of tree rings, archeological remains and other evidence. The study, published this week in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, may also shed light on what drives"”and disrupts"”the rainy season...

2008-10-10 09:00:51

Text of report in English by Cambodian state news agency AKP email service France Promotes Its Cooperation with Cambodia in the Medical Field Phnom Penh, October 9, 2008 AKP - Visiting French Nobel Prize Winner Mrs Francoise Barre Sinoussi met with Cambodian Minister of Health H.E. Dr Mam Bun Heng on Oct. 7 in Phnom Penh. Ms Sinoussi told Dr Mam Bun Heng of her visit, the purpose of which, she said, is to promote the research efforts in medical field and help provide HIV/AIDS...

2008-10-09 06:00:21

Text of report in English by Japan's largest news agency Kyodo Phnom Penh, Oct. 9 Kyodo - Myanmar [Burma]'s ambassador to Cambodia, Aung Naing, has died of a stroke, a Cambodian official said Thursday. Srey Thammarong, adviser to Prime Minister Hun Sen, told Kyodo News that Aung Naing died at around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday. Aung Naing, 61, had served for many years in military health departments in Myanmar and used to be one of the personal doctors to military junta leader Than Shwe....

2008-10-02 06:00:27

Elray Resources, Inc. (OTCBB: ELRA), a technically driven gold and precious mineral exploration company, is pleased to report to shareholders on its Angkor Wat Project in Cambodia. The Company owns 100% of the license for the 5,400 hectare project area, which contains multiple historical workings including the Rom Dey Vein which was extensively explored by the French in the 1960s, with very positive results. Historical workings are seen as very good indicators of the presence of gold,...

2008-09-19 06:00:15

Text of report in English by Cambodian state news agency AKP website Cambodian Information Ministry to Open Net Cafe for Journalists Phnom Penh, September 18, 2008 AKP - The Cambodian Ministry of Information has announced a plan to build an Internet cafe at its office next year, with the aim of giving journalists access to information and resources related to their work, according to Chinese News Agency. "Some media institutions do not have the ability to connect to the Internet for...

2008-09-18 09:00:18

Cambodian information ministry to open net cafe for journalists PHNOM PENH, Sept. 17 (Xinhua) -- The Cambodian Ministry of Information has announced a plan to build an Internet cafe at its office next year, with the aim of giving journalists access to information and resources related to their work, national media reported Wednesday. "Some media institutions do not have the ability to connect to the Internet for their staff to do research," Information Minister Khieu Kanharith was quoted...

2008-09-08 09:00:36

Five killed, three wounded by anti-tank mine in Cambodia PHNOM PENH, Sept. 7 (Xinhua) -- A truck carrying rice to a mill hit an anti-tank mine in Koun Kreal commune, Sam Rong district of Oddar Meanchey province of Cambodia, killing five people and injuring three, including a baby boy aged eight months, national media reported Sunday. The place is the last battlefield of civil war and local people were warned not to travel on that old road because it was planted with heavy mines,...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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