Monthly Archives: February 2011

Community Media Statement (full text)

Feb. 28, 2011. Full media statement by the BKL community issued Feb. 23, 2011: We are here to publicly present a landsharing plan that we have developed as a solution to the ongoing dispute between our community and Shukaku Inc. … Continue reading

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MPP rejects community olive branch

Feb. 23, 2011. In an apparently strategic move, late in the afternoon the day before today’s Boeung Kak community press conference the Municipality of Phnom Penh issued a letter to the community rejecting their alternative onsite development plan. Nevertheless, the … Continue reading

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Villagers stand up against eviction – police backs off

Feb. 10, 2011. A day-long stand-off in Village 22 ended by 4pm when local police left the area to receive payment from Shukaku Inc. owner Yeay Phu who arrived at the company’s lakeside headquarters. As police drove off, residents cheered, … Continue reading

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Erdos does good?

Feb. 2, 2011. The below article features Erdos, the Chinese company involved in Boeung Kak, on a list of 2010 Best Public Charitable Entrepreneurs. Below is the translation. You can see the article here. ” Wang Linxiang led Erdos Group … Continue reading

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