August 2006
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Aug2006, Vol. 17 Issue 8, p6
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The article reports on the political and economic conditions in Cambodia. Cambodia has strengthened the anti-terror laws to defend the nation from terrorist attacks. The economic growth of Cambodia may be limited due to Chinese growth on least developed nations which include Cambodia. The World Bank has launched U.S.$14mn plan for anti-corruption in Cambodia.


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