Live Free Asia 105 8th January 2017 9:07 PM

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 Uber now eyes Cambodia, Vs. Local iTsumo

US-based Uber will conduct a study on the feasibility of operating its ride-sharing services here in Cambodia, its representatives told the Commerce Ministry on Friday. Commerce Minister Pan Sorasak told Uber Asia-Pacific representatives Chan Park and Brian Shroder that the increased proliferation of internet and mobile phone users in the kingdom will only help the [...]

 Cambodia’s First Startup Fair

From 16-17th February at the Sokha Phnom Penh Hotel, the Kingdom’s very first startup fair will be organised in conjunction with the Wealth Building seminar. At the event, you’ll get the chance to showcase your startup idea to investors, like-minded startup owners and potential partners. Furthermore, the fair will be open to the public which [...]

 Prime Minister Hun Sen Reacts to Global Witness

Phnom Penh (FN), Jan 20 – “Global Witness, please stop being stupid; this is how the heads of states have been working together”, said Prime Minister Hun Sen Friday afternoon in Davos, Switzerland. The premier’s reaction came after Global Witness said Davos should turn away Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen and close its doors to [...]

 Su-34 fighter bombers carry out bombardment exercise in Russia's Far East

VLADIVOSTOK, Russia, Jan. 20 (Xinhua) — Su-34 fighter bombers of Russia’s Eastern Military District have finished a special flying task course by carrying out bomb strikes at the one of the Russian Far East region’s training grounds, the district’s press-service said Friday. “Crews of multipurpose Su-34 fighter-bombers of the air force unit located in Khabarovsk [...]

 Russia plans to replace aircraft Tu-154

MOSCOW, Jan. 20 (Xinhua) — Head of Russian Defense Ministry Sergei Shoigu ordered to explore the possibility of decommissioning passenger aircrafts Tu-154, Tu-134 and Il-62M, local media reported Friday. Russian military forces passenger aircrafts Tu-154, Tu-134 and Il-62M could be replaced by modern Tu-214 and Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ-100),according to the Russian newspaper “Kommersant”. The [...]