Grassroots environmental group criticizes government efforts to stop tree poachers.
Prime Minister Hun Sen had earlier suggested the move would encourage the opposition to defect.
Kem Sokha says political divisions are holding the country back from attaining peace and progress.
Wang Wentian dismisses concerns over China-Cambodia ties leading to further democratic rollbacks.
An analyst and a media watchdog group warn that the money may have come from the national budget.
Hun Sen says self-exiled CNRP leader Sam Rainsy belongs behind bars.
Hun Sen pans journalists critical of regime, praises those in support, caught meddling in the affairs of CNC TV
The move follows a pledge by CNRP leader Sam Rainsy to return to Cambodia to 'fight for democracy' in the country ruled by Hun Sen for 33 years.
Sam Rainsy had alleged that Prime Minister Hun Sen bribed a social media activist to attack his party.
A forthcoming documentary says thousands of acres of timber have been smuggled for sale in Vietnam.
Factions within the opposition party split on reactions to Sam Rainsy’s promise to go back.
The prime minister refuses to speak to an RFA reporter, accusing the international broadcaster of bias against him.
But observers say the premier is trying to divert attention from the negative impacts of the project.
Employees of the Jocam Footware Company, Ltd., who refuse to move to a new factory, are demanding US $300 each.
Ratt Roth Mony to request bail after being extradited and charged for helping produce sex trafficking documentary
Rath Rott Mony to be detained during investigation into his role in production of ‘My Mother Sold Me’
But critics say the move seeks to ease international pressure and won’t resolve the country’s political crisis.