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Mining Giant Seeks to Settle Corruption Case With US

Google News - Tue, 2014-10-28 00:27
Australian mining giant BHP Billiton has announced that it is in negotiations with the U.S. government to settle allegations of corruption abroad, which include claims that the company paid a $2.5 million bribe to Cambodian officials to secure ... catched

Army divers aid in Cambodia de-mining

Google News - Wed, 2014-08-13 02:19
Two Cambodian Mine Action Center divers descend with blacked-out masks simulating zero-visibility conditions during dive training off the coast of Koh Rong, Cambodia, during a 36-day event focused on building their in-water confidence as well as ... catched

Cambodia's Gems Retain Sheen for Chinese

Google News - Fri, 2014-06-13 02:46
Cambodian gems, long synonymous with quality, have not lost their luster among Chinese tourists who are propping up the trade despite the waning mining industry, according to dealers at Thursday's Cambodia Gem and Jewelry Fair. Sellers at the ... catched