Phnom Penh

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the capital and largest city of Kampuchea

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Surveillance data from all sensors will be processed and displayed at the Thales TopSky-ATC system in Phnom Penh, fostering the highest level of air traffic safety.
He flew from Singapore to Phnom Penh this morning and surrendered himself to police," Khieu Sopheak, spokesman for the Ministry of Interior, told Xinhua via telephone.
Influx of foreign businesses and expats into the country is the main driver for the sector, but they are increasingly being accompanied by local buyers from a growing middle class whose rising salaries allow them to pay off instalments for newly built apartments in the capital Phnom Penh where most of the real estate activity takes place, together with Siem Reap and Sihanoukville.
The accident happened in Dangkor district on the outskirts of Phnom Penh when a military chopper carrying six military officers crashed into a large pond, said Chuon Narin, deputy police chief of Phnom PenhMunicipality.
Military police and guards working for Phnom Penh city authorities chased down opposition-aligned protesters near the Information Ministry, with police wielding batons and electric prods.
Rosewood Phnom Penh will offer a panoramic view of the city and the fabled Mekong River from its position within the tallest building in the capital, whose architectural form takes the fluid shape of a rising dragon oriented towards the East.
Air China's Beijing - Siem Reap service makes travel to Siem Reap much easier than before, as travelers are spared the trouble of having to make a transfer in Phnom Penh or Bangkok.
He said the suspects were arrested Monday in Phnom Penh after they tried to steal a motorbike from two Cambodian women.
According to CA Air's CEO Trinh Hong Quang, other new routes include Siem Reap - Bangkok, Siem Reap - Hanoi and Phnom Penh - Bangkok, direct flights to Hong Kong, Seoul and Singapore are under consideration.
Cambodia, which has not had a rail service for a decade, opened Friday a commercial train service from the capital Phnom Penh to Sihanoukville on the southwest coast.
Summary: DOHA - Qatar Airways announced plans to launch daily scheduled flights to the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh from early next year to further boost its Asia Pacific network.
Siem Reap, situated at some 315 kilometers northwest of Phnom Penh, is the country's largest cultural tourism destination.
These had been nominated by member Kath Hinchliffe, who is currently working in Phnom Penh with Voluntary Services Overseas (VSO).
8 million passengers in the first half of the year with 912,000 travellers flying into Phnom Penh and 896,000 arriving at Siem Reap, which has experienced growth of 22 per cent so far in 2011.
PHNOM PENH, Feb 21, 2011 (TUR) -- Turkish Deputy Prime Minister and State Minister Bulent Arinc visited "killing fields" and "S21 hospital" in Phnom Penh, Cambodia on Sunday.