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Kampong Thom provincial military police chief Hang Thol in August 2021, in a photo from the Kampong Thom provincial military police Facebook page.

Deputy Village Chief Killed in Online Gambling Sting

Eleven Kampong Thom military police officers have been detained for an investigation into the death of a deputy village chief that occurred during a crackdown at an alleged online lottery cafe, said the provincial military police commander. 

A Boeng Tamok protester at Phnom Penh’s Wat Botum on June 30, 2022. (Hean Rangsey/VOD)

Boeng Tamok Lake Plot Handed to General as Protests Continue

Six hectares of Phnom Penh’s ​​Boeng Tamok has been handed to a four-star general in charge of the Interior Ministry’s finance department, as residents living along the lake’s shore continued to protest their looming resettlement.

The NagaWorld casino in Phnom Penh. (Chorn Chanren/VOD)

NagaCorp CEO Gains Cambodian Citizenship

The Malaysian billionaire owner of the NagaWorld casinos received Cambodian citizenship in October, according to official documents, opening an opportunity for the tycoon to become a sole owner of land in the country.