Live Free Asia 72 12th January 2017 7:07 AM

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 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 [...]

 American Bank Pledges to Encourage Investors to Cambodia

Phnom Penh (FN), Jan 20 – President of American Bank, Margaret Ren pledged Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen to help advocate American investors to invest in Cambodia. The pledge was made during the meeting that was held in Davos, Switzerland on January 19, 2017. Margaret Ren said she would convince American investors to invest in [...]

 Switzerland’s President Pledges to Assist Cambodia’s Development

Phnom Penh (FN), Jan 20 – Swedish President Doris Leuthard recognized Cambodia’s development and pledged to continue assisting Cambodia to further progress, while Cambodia’s Prime Minister thanked the Government of Switzerland for the assistance on demining, health, and Khmer Rouge Court. President Doris Leuthard met with Cambodia’s premier in a bilateral meeting on Thursday in [...]