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World News: Cambodia
Cambodia | 1 October 2012
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 selling an average of two pigs a year. In 2008, Ca...


Cambodia | 20 June 2012
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. Dararith Soun as Agro-Development Manager for Cambodia. ...


Cambodia | 11 June 2012
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 Chek district. The cache, buried under a tree on ...


Cambodia | 21 May 2012
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 crocodile farming.


Cambodia | 2 April 2012
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...


Cambodia | 30 August 2011
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.


Cambodia | 25 August 2011
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.


Cambodia | 28 June 2011
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 flooding into the frontier market’s overcrowde...


Cambodia | 25 February 2011
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...


Cambodia | 9 February 2011
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 since early last year.


Cambodia | 3 January 2011
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...


Cambodia | 13 December 2010
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.