Coordinates: 13°N 105°E / 13°N 105°E / 13; 105

Cambodia (i/kæmˈbdiə/;Khmer: កម្ពុជា, Kampuchea, IPA: [kɑmpuˈciə]), officially known as the Kingdom of Cambodia (Khmer: ព្រះរាជាណាចក្រកម្ពុជា, Preăh Réachéanachâk Kâmpŭchéa, IPA: [ˈprĕəh riəciənaːˈcɑk kɑmpuˈciə]) and once known as the Khmer Empire, is a country located in the southern portion of the Indochina Peninsula in Southeast Asia. Its total landmass is 181,035 square kilometres (69,898 sq mi), bordered by Thailand to the northwest, Laos to the northeast, Vietnam to the east, and the Gulf of Thailand to the southwest.

With a population of over 15 million, Cambodia is the 70th most populous country in the world. The official religion is Theravada Buddhism, practised by approximately 95 percent of the population. The country's minority groups include Vietnamese, Chinese, Chams, and 30 hill tribes. The capital and largest city is Phnom Penh, the political, economic, and cultural centre of Cambodia. The kingdom is a constitutional monarchy with Norodom Sihamoni, a monarch chosen by the Royal Throne Council, as head of state. The head of government is Hun Sen, who is currently the longest serving non-royal leader in South East Asia and has ruled Cambodia for over 25 years.

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Diamond-clad friendship

China Daily 19 Jun 2024
Interestingly, under the new diamond hexagon framework, getting involved in Cambodia's energy sector could be feasible for China, potentially given its prioritization in the Chinese Government Work Report 2024 ... Linking the coastal provinces of Cambodia, namely Kampong Som, Kampot, ......

Survivor quartet looks to dominate the new season of The Traitors

Monsters & Critics 08 Jun 2024
The Traitors 3 cast was revealed, and it features four Survivor alums. The Survivor vets may have a potential advantage in Scotland but may also become targets ... And she did it by bonding with and turning on key alliance members ... Carolyn was recently seen on Survivor 44, bringing a unique energy to Fiji ... Cambodia and placed tenth on Survivor ... .......

Case made to welcome Chinese solar products

China Daily 07 Jun 2024
David Fickling, a columnist for Bloomberg Opinion who covers climate change and clean energy, wrote on Wednesday ... A two-year US moratorium on tariffs on solar products from Cambodia, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam expired on Thursday ... Total energy investment is expected to exceed $3 trillion for the first time in 2024....