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Official Admits Suspected Money Laundering Fueling Property Buys

Nine suspects arrested for illegally bringing $7 million in cash into Cambodia said they won the money gambling in Macau and were stashing it in the Cambodian property market, immigration department director-general Keat Chantharith told reporters.

Sihanoukville Bay View. Image: Vanvan

New Governor Pledges Tough Action in Troubled S’Ville

Kouch Chamroeun, transferred to head the troubled Preah Sihanouk province after an unlicensed Chinese construction collapsed and killed 28 there last week, vowed to eliminate the inattention of authorities and protect “the beauty of the coastal city.”