Consumerism booms as Cambodia embraces once-forbidden capitalism

By Prak Chan Thul PHNOM PENH (Reuters) – Chy Sila has come a long way since he invested his $ 500 life savings in a small shop in Cambodia's capital to sell bootleg music and pirated movies. Fast-forward 16 years and Cambodians are now watching the films he distributes not on scratchy DVDs but in a $ 5 million multiplex theater, a joint venture with Thailand's Major Cineplex and the centerpiece of … Cambodia – Yahoo News Search Results