Monthly Archives: January 2009

In the News (KA Set): Rage and despair of Boeung Kak residents after their complaint is dismissed by the Court of Appeal

From the KA Set Article: Complaint Dismissed “With no surprise, the Court of Appeal dismissed the complaint lodged by Boeung Kak lake residents against private company Shukaku on Thursday December 25th. The Municipality of Phnom Penh had agreed for the … Continue reading

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In the News: Japan Times Writes About Boeung Kak, Corruption

Article: “Overseas Aid Benefits Whom?” From the Article:  “Boeung Kak was long ignored by Phnom Penh’s powerful elite — until recently, when they found a way to profit. In February 2007, the city entered into a 99-year lease agreement with … Continue reading

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