The ambitious environmental code Cambodia plans to adopt by the end of this year would require cooperation among a group of ministries, but current efforts to get each on board have met difficulties. The more than 400-page code, which was discussed yesterday at a consultative workshop, aims to promote sustainable development through protection and restoration of the environment. It also assigns greater management control of natural resources to the local level.
Nine critically endangered Siamese crocodiles emerged from their eggs on Friday, with more expected to hatch soon, the Wildlife Conservation Society announced yesterday. The nine eggs, which hatched at the Koh Kong Reptile Conservation Center, were among 19 discovered in a nest in late June in Koh Kong’s Sre Ambel district. The remaining 10 eggs are still being monitored, and a few more are expected to hatch in the coming days, said WCS Communications Officer Eng Mengey.
Three residents from Kandal’s Koh Kor village have been summonsed for questioning at the provincial court for the second time in as many weeks – this time for alleged “incitement” and for allegedly damaging property belonging to a sand dredging company operating in the area. The questioning is related to a “case of incitement leading to violence and intentional damage on . . . investment”, according to the summonses.
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Selecting a term
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Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
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