Cambodia News: cambodia festival

Famous English author Amitav Ghosh chose for Jnanpith Award, 2018 - Journalists' Mail

Famous English author Amitav Ghosh chose for Jnanpith Award, 2018  Journalists' Mail

Famous English fiction author Amitav Ghosh has been chosen for Jnanpith grant, 2018. This has been reported by Jnanpith Selection Board on 14 Dec. About:-.

14 Dec 2018 | 8:00 am

Coastal provinces to receive 4M visitors, Business - The Phnom Penh Post

Coastal provinces to receive 4M visitors, Business  The Phnom Penh Post

Speaking at the opening of the 7th Sea Festival in Koh Kong province on Thursday, Tourism Minister Thong Khon projected that coastal provinces will receive ...

14 Dec 2018 | 1:23 am

iflix and Mizzima TV to live stream Myanmar Music Wave 2018 in Myanmar and Thailand - Mizzima News

iflix and Mizzima TV to live stream Myanmar Music Wave 2018 in Myanmar and Thailand  Mizzima News

Iflix together with Mizzima TV announced the upcoming live stream of Myanmar Music Wave 2018 - the biggest music festival to happen in Myanmar and ...

13 Dec 2018 | 9:57 pm

Pi Pay's rise as Cambodia's leading cashless payment solution continues throughout 2018 - The Phnom Penh Post

Pi Pay's rise as Cambodia's leading cashless payment solution continues throughout 2018  The Phnom Penh Post

What a year 2018 has been for Pi Pay. More users, more merchants, more financial partners, and many more exciting ways that we are changing the cashless ...

13 Dec 2018 | 9:22 pm

Cambodia Morning News for December 14 - AEC News Today

Cambodia Morning News for December 14  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for December 14, 2018. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia ...

13 Dec 2018 | 6:26 pm

Sport set to feature at Koh Kong Sea Festival - Khmer Times

Sport set to feature at Koh Kong Sea Festival  Khmer Times

Sport will take centrestage at the 7th Sea Festival when it gets underway today.

13 Dec 2018 | 12:03 pm

Arts festival for Lancang-Mekong countries opens in southwest China - UrduPoint News

Arts festival for Lancang-Mekong countries opens in southwest China  UrduPoint News

The annual culture and arts festival for countries along the Lancang-Mekong River opened Wednesday in southwest Chinas Yunnan Province.

12 Dec 2018 | 10:46 am

Best travel books to read now - National Geographic

Best travel books to read now  National Geographic

From novels to cookbooks, these travel page-turners are sure to please everyone on your list.

12 Dec 2018 | 7:00 am

Arts festival for Lancang-Mekong countries opens in southwest China - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Arts festival for Lancang-Mekong countries opens in southwest China - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

KUNMING, Dec. 12 (Xinhua) -- The annual culture and arts festival for countries along the Lancang-Mekong River opened Wednesday in southwest China's ...

12 Dec 2018 | 6:43 am

Mural artists from far and wide set to reveal talent in the capital - The Phnom Penh Post

Mural artists from far and wide set to reveal talent in the capital  The Phnom Penh Post

Street art festival, Cambodia Urban Art, returns for its fourth edition this weekend, displaying street murals around Phnom Penh by talented young artists from ...

11 Dec 2018 | 6:45 pm

Oscars: 24 Fest-Recognized Docs, Nine Foreign Pics Eligible for Doc Feature Nom Under New Rules - Hollywood Reporter

Oscars: 24 Fest-Recognized Docs, Nine Foreign Pics Eligible for Doc Feature Nom Under New Rules  Hollywood Reporter

At 5 p.m. PT on Tuesday, voting to determine the shortlists for nine different Oscar categories — foreign language film, animated short, documentary feature, ...

11 Dec 2018 | 6:17 pm

'The Perilous Odyssey' and ‘Siri’ Take Top Prizes at Tribeca Talent Lab in Laos - Hollywood Reporter

'The Perilous Odyssey' and ‘Siri’ Take Top Prizes at Tribeca Talent Lab in Laos  Hollywood Reporter

Filipino feature 'The Perilous Odyssey to Mount Gulsuk,' will attend the TFI Network market at the 2019 Tribeca Film Festival, while Malaysian drama 'Siri' will ...

11 Dec 2018 | 9:02 am

Cambodian court gives suspended sentences to labour leaders - CityNews Vancouver

Cambodian court gives suspended sentences to labour leaders  CityNews Vancouver

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — Six Cambodian union leaders have each received suspended 2 1/2-year prison terms in connection with labour protests about five ...

11 Dec 2018 | 8:12 am

A Land Imagined wins best film at Singapore film festival - Screen International

A Land Imagined wins best film at Singapore film festival  Screen International

Yeo Siew Hua's A Land Imagined was declared best film at the 29th Singapore International Film Festival (SGIFF), a historic first win for a Singapore film since ...

9 Dec 2018 | 9:46 pm

Philippine cinema gets spotlight in Singapore Media Festival - INQUIRER.net

Philippine cinema gets spotlight in Singapore Media Festival  INQUIRER.net

The Philippines was the “country of focus” (CF) in this year's Singapore Media Festival (SMF), bringing global attention to one of the region's most dynamic film, ...

9 Dec 2018 | 3:05 pm

Festival celebrates Vietnam-Laos special friendship | Vietnam+ - http://en.vietnamplus.vn/

Festival celebrates Vietnam-Laos special friendship | Vietnam+  http://en.vietnamplus.vn/

Dien Bien (VNA) – The Vietnam-Laos special friendship festival opened in Dien Bien Phu city in the northern border province of Dien Bien on December 8 to ...

9 Dec 2018 | 1:40 am

Singapore: Cambodia’s Rithy Panh Remains Tireless Campaigner - Variety

Singapore: Cambodia’s Rithy Panh Remains Tireless Campaigner  Variety

Cambodian master director Rithy Panh's is not optimistic about the chances of his latest film “Graves Without A Name” doing well at the Oscars. It is Cambodia's ...

8 Dec 2018 | 4:00 pm

Yeo Siew Hua's A Land Imagined first local movie named Best Film at Silver Screen Awards - The Straits Times

Yeo Siew Hua's A Land Imagined first local movie named Best Film at Silver Screen Awards  The Straits Times

SINGAPORE - For the first time since the launch of the Silver Screen Awards in 1991, a Singapore film has won Best Film in the Asian Feature Film Competition.

8 Dec 2018 | 8:35 am

Vietnam-Laos special friendship festival kicks off - Nhan Dan Online

Vietnam-Laos special friendship festival kicks off  Nhan Dan Online

NDO - Vietnam-Laos special friendship festival kicked off in Dien Bien Phu city, on December 8, as one of the activities to mark the 56th anniversary of ...

8 Dec 2018 | 5:28 am

‘Funan’ Director Denis Do Portrays The Human Side Of The Khmer Rouge Regime, And The Devastation They Brought - Deadline

‘Funan’ Director Denis Do Portrays The Human Side Of The Khmer Rouge Regime, And The Devastation They Brought  Deadline

'Funan' director Denis Do discusses his animated pic, which won the Annecy International Animated Film Festival's prize for Best Feature.

7 Dec 2018 | 1:26 pm

“Who Are We, Really, Without Our History?” - UMass Lowell

“Who Are We, Really, Without Our History?”  UMass Lowell

Photos of refugees in Lowell by James Higgins and Joan Ross, like this one of Cambodian schoolchildren, are featured in the Southeast Asian Digital Archive.

7 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Chats with local heroes: Lord Puttnam and Rithy Panh on making films that are tough to watch - The Hindu

Chats with local heroes: Lord Puttnam and Rithy Panh on making films that are tough to watch  The Hindu

Panh's latest directorial effort, Graves Without A Name, continues his exploration of the aftermath of the genocide, and is again, Cambodia's entry to the Oscars.

7 Dec 2018 | 1:34 am

Cambodia's ocean film festival highlights marine conservation, Post - The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia's ocean film festival highlights marine conservation, Post  The Phnom Penh Post

Phnom penh hosted Cambodia's first ocean themed film festival this week, with Siem Reap the next destination for the travelling film showcase. The 2018 Siem ...

6 Dec 2018 | 8:56 pm

A meeting of chapei masters and artists - Khmer Times

A meeting of chapei masters and artists  Khmer Times

On November 30, 2016, the kingdom celebrated Unesco's recognition of the Chapei Dang Veng as part of the country's intangible cultural heritage.

6 Dec 2018 | 1:18 pm

When Mirage, Pure Evil and Tribe converge - Khmer Times

When Mirage, Pure Evil and Tribe converge  Khmer Times

Siem Reap art lovers will find that all their Christmases have come at once in the next few days, thanks to cultural treats such as the Angkor Photo Festival, ...

6 Dec 2018 | 12:13 pm

Raffles lights up Christmas Tree, lights up hope - Khmer Times

Raffles lights up Christmas Tree, lights up hope  Khmer Times

'Tis the season to be jolly, indeed! Khmer Times' Anith Adilah Othman joins the Christmas Tree lighting of Phnom Penh's Raffles Hotel Le Royal, and finds out ...

6 Dec 2018 | 12:01 pm

These 19 destinations have made National Geographic Traveller’s ‘Cool List’ - HouseBeautiful.com

These 19 destinations have made National Geographic Traveller’s ‘Cool List’  HouseBeautiful.com

National Geographic Traveller's 'Cool List' includes undiscovered lands, futuristic cities and two spots closer to home. Find out the best holiday destinations ...

6 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Why West Yorkshire is listed as one of coolest places in the world - Huddersfield Examiner

Why West Yorkshire is listed as one of coolest places in the world  Huddersfield Examiner

National Geographic has voted West Yorkshire as one of its must-see destinations for 2019.

6 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Singapore to offer grants for Southeast Asian co-production - Screen International

Singapore to offer grants for Southeast Asian co-production  Screen International

Singapore Film Commission (SFC) is planning to introduce a new grant for co-production within Southeast Asia, which will offer $183,000 (S$250,000) per film ...

6 Dec 2018 | 1:03 am

In pictures: Cambodia's Angkor Photo Festival - The Cambodia Daily

In pictures: Cambodia's Angkor Photo Festival  The Cambodia Daily

The 14th annual Angkor Photo Festival, held in Siem Reap Cambodia, features the work of 100 artists from 40 countries – plus talks, portfolio reviews and ...

5 Dec 2018 | 6:40 pm

Koreans find another trick up Thai cooks' sleeves – khao kluk kapi - The Nation

Koreans find another trick up Thai cooks' sleeves – khao kluk kapi  The Nation

Thailand last week gave South Koreans a chance to sample khao kluk kapi – rice with shrimp paste – at the Asean Culinary Festival, held in Seoul and hosted ...

3 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

'Bubur ayam', 'kue lumpur' entice Koreans - The Jakarta Post - Jakarta Post

'Bubur ayam', 'kue lumpur' entice Koreans - The Jakarta Post  Jakarta Post

Indonesia is featuring bubur ayam (chicken porridge) and kue lumpur (mud cake) at the ASEAN Culinary Festival at the COEX, Gangnam, South Korea, from ...

30 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Street food and Sailor Moon: 5 unique Miss Universe 2018 costumes from Asia - Channel NewsAsia

Street food and Sailor Moon: 5 unique Miss Universe 2018 costumes from Asia  Channel NewsAsia

SINGAPORE: The Internet was abuzz when Miss Universe Singapore Zahra Khanum unveiled on Thursday (Nov 29) her national costume, which she said ...

30 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Luang Prabang Film Festival to Host Talent Lab With Tribeca Film Institute - Hollywood Reporter

Luang Prabang Film Festival to Host Talent Lab With Tribeca Film Institute  Hollywood Reporter

The Luang Prabang Film Festival (LPFF) in Laos will host its third Talent Lab, led by Tribeca Film Institute (TFI), to give filmmakers in Southeast Asia training on ...

29 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Angkor Photo Festival - British Journal of Photography

Angkor Photo Festival  British Journal of Photography

"Think of it as a postcolonial response that is very long overdue," says new director Jessica Lim, as south east Asia's longest-running international photography ...

29 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

December's Best Photo Festivals | News - PHmuseum

December's Best Photo Festivals | News  PHmuseum

While the photography festival season may be quietening down, there are still plenty of exciting events happening across the world this December, with Addis ...

28 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

First Vietnam Brocade Festival opens in Dak Nong | Culture/art - sggpnews

First Vietnam Brocade Festival opens in Dak Nong | Culture/art  sggpnews

The first Vietnam Brocade Festival opened in Gia Nghia town, in the Central Highlands of Dak Nong, from December 27-30.

28 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Koh Kong rooms fully booked for festival - The Phnom Penh Post

Koh Kong rooms fully booked for festival  The Phnom Penh Post

Nearly all the accommodations available in Koh Kong province's Khemarak Phoumin town are fully booked as the coastal province prepares to hold the Sea ...

28 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Why teenage marriages are rampant in Cambodia - TRT World

Why teenage marriages are rampant in Cambodia  TRT World

Mobile phone access across the country has brought young boys and girls closer to each other, and due to social pressures the underage dating quickly ...

27 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

New Interior Architecture travel grant puts Diana on the international stage - UNSW Newsroom

New Interior Architecture travel grant puts Diana on the international stage  UNSW Newsroom

UNSW Built Environment student Diana Espiritu will spend her summer working with an arts-based NGO in Cambodia, collaborating on a festival and expanding ...

27 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia sees spike in visitors during three-day water festival - The Nation

Cambodia sees spike in visitors during three-day water festival  The Nation

SOME 4.5 million people attended the three-day water festival in Phnom Penh, of which around 12000 were foreigners, while some 925000 tourists travelled to ...

27 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Morning News For November 27 - AEC News Today

Cambodia Morning News For November 27  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for November 27, 2018. Cambodia business news, Cambodia English news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia ...

27 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Authorities lobby Thais for passport-free festival - Khmer Times

Authorities lobby Thais for passport-free festival  Khmer Times

Cambodian and Thai authorities will meet on Friday in order to form an agreement allowing citizens of both countries to cross the border without a passport ...

27 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Kingdom sees spike in visitors during three-day water festival - The Phnom Penh Post

Kingdom sees spike in visitors during three-day water festival  The Phnom Penh Post

The 2018 Water Festival in Phnom Penh saw a 50 per cent increase in visitors compared to last year, while those who headed to the provinces during the ...

26 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Morning News For November 26 - AEC News Today

Cambodia Morning News For November 26  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for November 26, 2018. Cambodia business news, Cambodia English news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia ...

26 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Bon Om Touk 2018 ends with a bang - Khmer Times

Bon Om Touk 2018 ends with a bang  Khmer Times

One of Cambodia's biggest festivals, Bon Om Touk gathered about 4.5 million Khmers and foreigners in the capital for a three-day celebration.

26 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia ready to celebrate sea festival in Koh Kong - Khmer Times

Cambodia ready to celebrate sea festival in Koh Kong  Khmer Times

Cambodia is ready to celebrate the three-day Sea Festival in Koh Kong province next month while Cambodian and Thai authorities will allow their people to use ...

26 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Outbound tourism rose 30 percent during Water Festival - Khmer Times

Outbound tourism rose 30 percent during Water Festival  Khmer Times

Cambodian outbound tourism saw a 30 percent rise during this year's three-day Water Festival, while long haul destination tour packages to Europe, Australia, ...

26 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Longest boat on display in capital - Khmer Times

Longest boat on display in capital  Khmer Times

The world's longest dragon boat, which was showcased during the Water Festival last week, will now be put on display outside the National Museum for all to ...

26 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

People enjoy festivals thanks to peace, PM says - Khmer Times

People enjoy festivals thanks to peace, PM says  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen said that Cambodia was able to celebrate three-day water festival thanks to prevailing peace.

25 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Water Festival attendance tops 4 million - Khmer Times

Water Festival attendance tops 4 million  Khmer Times

The National Committee for Organising National and International Festivals reported that about 4.5 million people visited the Water Festival 2018 in Phnom ...

24 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Tingin Asean fest brings urgent issues closer to home - INQUIRER.net

Tingin Asean fest brings urgent issues closer to home  INQUIRER.net

The second edition of the Tingin Asean (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) Film Festival doesn't just introduce Pinoy cineastes to the way their Southeast ...

24 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

In pictures: Cambodians row at annual water festival - The Hindu

In pictures: Cambodians row at annual water festival  The Hindu

The main attraction of the three-day annual water festival in Cambodia is traditional boat races along the Tonle Sap river in Phnom Penh. The festival marks the ...

23 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Angelina Jolie looks elegant as she arrives at the Fighting Stigma Through Film festival in London - Daily Mail

Angelina Jolie looks elegant as she arrives at the Fighting Stigma Through Film festival in London  Daily Mail

The actress, 43, is a co-founder of the Preventing Sexual Violence In Conflict initiative, which hosted the event at the BFI on Friday evening.

23 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Water Festival ends as a success - Khmer Times

Water Festival ends as a success  Khmer Times

King Norodom Sihamoni, Prime Minister Hun Sen and senior officials attended the last day of the water festival (Nov.23) and the King presented awards to the ...

23 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

North Bay professionals news: Jim Murphy & Associates, Festival Napa Valley and more - North Bay Business Journal

North Bay professionals news: Jim Murphy & Associates, Festival Napa Valley and more  North Bay Business Journal

Santa Rosa commercial and residential general contractor Jim Murphy & Associates revamps its top leadership. Other North Bay professionals news from ...

23 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

'Rain of Light' festival in Louvre Abu Dhabi - gulfnews.com

'Rain of Light' festival in Louvre Abu Dhabi  gulfnews.com

Louvre Abu Dhabi will host a weeklong arts and cultural programme 'Rain of Light Festival' celebrating the museum's architecture from December 11 to 15.

22 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia marks water festival with boat races - Borneo Bulletin Online

Cambodia marks water festival with boat races  Borneo Bulletin Online

PHNOM PENH (Xinhua) – Cambodia began celebrating the three-day Water Festival yesterday with boat races attracting tens of thousands of spectators from ...

22 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Morning News For November 22 - AEC News Today

Cambodia Morning News For November 22  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for November 22, 2018. Morning news from Cambodia. Cambodia business news.

22 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Sangai Fest kicks off with glittering ceremony, mesmerising dance and music : 22nd nov18 - E-Pao.net

Sangai Fest kicks off with glittering ceremony, mesmerising dance and music : 22nd nov18  E-Pao.net

Imphal, November 21 2018: The Manipur Sangai Festival 2018 kicked off this evening at BOAT, Palace Compound here with a colourful and mind-blowing ...

21 Nov 2018 | 7:24 pm

How Wild is Cambodia’s Water Festival? - DCODE by Discovery

How Wild is Cambodia’s Water Festival?  DCODE by Discovery

The Tonle Sap River and Mekong River are the backdrop for one of Southeast Asia's largest yearly celebrations – Cambodia's Water Festival.

20 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Singaporean survivor reflects on 2007 dragon boat racing accident - Khmer Times

Singaporean survivor reflects on 2007 dragon boat racing accident  Khmer Times

Now 30-years-old, Justin Ong is on a cruise along the Mississippi river in New Orleans as he reminisces about what happened to the Singaporean Boat Racing ...

20 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Phnom Penh to up security at festival - The Phnom Penh Post

Phnom Penh to up security at festival  The Phnom Penh Post

Prime Minister Hun Sen called on the authorities to beef up security to maintain public order during the Water Festival. Speaking in front of hundreds of children ...

19 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

City Hall issues vehicle ban for Water Festival - Khmer Times

City Hall issues vehicle ban for Water Festival  Khmer Times

Phnom Penh Governor Khuong Sreng has restricted the travel of large vehicles and taxis operating on main roads during the upcoming Water Festival in a bid to ...

18 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia National Short Film Festival: Youth, culture and social development - Khmer Times

Cambodia National Short Film Festival: Youth, culture and social development  Khmer Times

The Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts organised the 2nd Cambodia National Short Film Festival last week to inspire and encourage talented Cambodian youths ...

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

When the river flows backwards - Khmer Times

When the river flows backwards  Khmer Times

In Cambodia, where holidays and festivals abound, the three-day Bon Om Touk or the Water Festival that begins next week easily takes the spotlight.

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Remembering a vibrant music era - Khmer Times

Remembering a vibrant music era  Khmer Times

The 31st Tokyo International Film Festival has just concluded – but the films screened on the week-long event continue to get rave reviews. Cambodia's very ...

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Morning News For November 15 - AEC News Today

Cambodia Morning News For November 15  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for November 15, 2018. Morning news from Cambodia. Cambodia business news.

15 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Vietnam helps relocated Vietnamese Cambodians in Kampong Chhnang - http://en.vietnamplus.vn/

Vietnam helps relocated Vietnamese Cambodians in Kampong Chhnang  http://en.vietnamplus.vn/

Kampong Chhnang (VNA) – An inter-sector delegation from Vietnam have held a working session with authorities of Kampong Chhnang province of Cambodia ...

15 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Scott Feinberg's 2019 Oscar Predictions (Updated) - Hollywood Reporter

Scott Feinberg's 2019 Oscar Predictions (Updated)  Hollywood Reporter

The Hollywood Reporter's awards columnist offers his latest read of the Oscar race, now including the cinematography and original song categories.

15 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

YouAdMe to represent Cambodia at the World Fintech Fest in Singapore - The Phnom Penh Post

YouAdMe to represent Cambodia at the World Fintech Fest in Singapore  The Phnom Penh Post

Singaporean-owned YouAdMe that was launched in Cambodia has made it to the top 10 Asean SME finalists out of 514 submissions from 40 over countries for ...

9 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian exhibitors absent from Wuzhou Jewel Festival - Khmer Times

Cambodian exhibitors absent from Wuzhou Jewel Festival  Khmer Times

Cambodia's jewel designers are absent from the 15th Wuzhou Jewel Festival.

5 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

No, not Songkran – that other water festival next door in Cambodia - South China Morning Post

No, not Songkran – that other water festival next door in Cambodia  South China Morning Post

Also known as Bon Om Touk, the annual event draws more than a million Cambodians from the provinces to the capital for three days of boat racing and other ...

22 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Top five weekend events: Richmond Folk Fest, Cambodian Food Fest & Magnificent Midlothian Food Fest - Richmond.com

Top five weekend events: Richmond Folk Fest, Cambodian Food Fest & Magnificent Midlothian Food Fest  Richmond.com

Richmond Folk Festival, Cambodian Food Festival, Magnificent Midlothian Food Festival, fall festival and pumpkin festivals this weekend.

11 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

The 12th Korean Film Festival - Khmer Times

The 12th Korean Film Festival  Khmer Times

It's not a secret that Cambodia has been hit by the “Halyu” – the Korean Wave – in the past years. We are all fans of Korean fashion, K-pop groups and ...

5 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodians pay respect to dead relatives in Pchum Ben festival - The Asian Age

Cambodians pay respect to dead relatives in Pchum Ben festival  The Asian Age

Cambodians began their traditional 15-day Pchum Ben festival to pay respects to deceased relatives.

27 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Rice offerings and Buddhist chants done during the Cambodia's Festival of the Dead - RISReport

Rice offerings and Buddhist chants done during the Cambodia's Festival of the Dead  RISReport

According to recent reports, on Tuesday, the Cambodians threw rice on top of the the ground in marking what is referred to as the 'Festival of the Dead' in ...

27 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Festival of the Dead: rice offerings and Buddhist chants - Reuters

Cambodia's Festival of the Dead: rice offerings and Buddhist chants  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodians threw rice on the ground on Tuesday to mark the 'Festival of the Dead' or Pchum Ben and feed the spirits of the dead.

24 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Angelina Jolie graces the Cambodia Town Film Festival in Southern California - Daily Mail

Angelina Jolie graces the Cambodia Town Film Festival in Southern California  Daily Mail

She has a strong connection to Cambodia with her son being born there. And Angelina Jolie showed support by visiting the Cambodia Town Film Festival in ...

15 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Town Film Festival Returns for a Sixth Year of Amazing Programming - OC Weekly

Cambodia Town Film Festival Returns for a Sixth Year of Amazing Programming  OC Weekly

Over the past six years, the Cambodia Town Film Festival has established itself as a celebration of Khmer culture by sharing a wide scope of films either…

13 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Town Film Festival presents perspectives beyond 'Crazy Rich Asians' - Long Beach Post

Cambodia Town Film Festival presents perspectives beyond 'Crazy Rich Asians'  Long Beach Post

The Cambodia Town Festival exists as a response to norms in Hollywood, which for decades has failed to include Asians on the big screen.

12 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Date set for this year's Water Festival holiday - The Phnom Penh Post

Date set for this year's Water Festival holiday  The Phnom Penh Post

The Committee for Organising National and International Festivals (CRNIF) said the Kingdom will mark this year's Water Festival on November 21-23. CRNIF ...

5 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

In Its Second Year, Khmer Literature Festival Arrives in Battambang - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

In Its Second Year, Khmer Literature Festival Arrives in Battambang  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Following its successful launch in Siem Reap last year, the Khmer Literature Festival is set to kick off in Cambodia's northern cultural capital of Battambang next ...

25 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Kampot Readers & Writers Festival cancelled for 2018 - Books+Publishing

Kampot Readers & Writers Festival cancelled for 2018  Books+Publishing

In Cambodia, the 2018 Kampot Readers & Writers Festival (KRWF) has been cancelled, but festival organisers say it will return in 2019 as a biennial event.

23 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Tanabata Festival 2018: Sharing cultures, forging friendship - Khmer Times

Tanabata Festival 2018: Sharing cultures, forging friendship  Khmer Times

Inside the big hall of Cambodia-Japan Cooperation Centre, hundreds of students assembled – all celebrating the Tanabata Festival 2018.

13 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Celebrating Cambodia-Japan friendship - Khmer Times

Celebrating Cambodia-Japan friendship  Khmer Times

Cambodia and Japan maintained close ties for 65 years – bridging differences in languages, traditions, religions and beliefs.

6 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Bonn Phum 2018: 'Village festival' back with focus on music and tech - The Phnom Penh Post

Bonn Phum 2018: 'Village festival' back with focus on music and tech  The Phnom Penh Post

After attracting an estimated 30000 visitors last year, the Bonn Phum festival is back for its fifth annual Khmer New Year celebration of traditional arts and ...

6 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Kandal's River Festival to boost made-in-Cambodia brand - Khmer Times

Kandal's River Festival to boost made-in-Cambodia brand  Khmer Times

The Sun rises in the horizon as Sopheap busies herself preparing the products she will have for display during the River Festival, which starts today in Kandal ...

9 Mar 2018 | 2:00 am

Highlights of the Cambodia International Film Festival - The Phnom Penh Post

Highlights of the Cambodia International Film Festival  The Phnom Penh Post

In sheer size, variety and star power, little in the Kingdom compares to the Cambodia International Film Festival, now in its eighth year. Beginning on Tuesday ...

6 Mar 2018 | 10:47 pm

A complete guide to Cambodia International Film Festival 2018 - The Phnom Penh Post

A complete guide to Cambodia International Film Festival 2018  The Phnom Penh Post

One of the biggest cultural events in the Kingdom kicks off on Tuesday, March 6, with a huge variety of films from around the world screening for free across the ...

6 Mar 2018 | 1:23 pm

Three-day festival celebrates 65 years of Japanese-Cambodian friendship - Khmer Times

Three-day festival celebrates 65 years of Japanese-Cambodian friendship  Khmer Times

The Japanese Embassy in collaboration with the Cambodia-Japan Cooperation Centre and Japan Foundation Asia held the 7th Japan-Cambodia Kizuna ...

2 Mar 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia International Film Festival marks 8th year, Post - The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia International Film Festival marks 8th year, Post  The Phnom Penh Post

The Cambodia International Film Festival returns in early March for its eighth edition, with more than 130 films scheduled over six days and the expected ...

23 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

Can Cambodia stay competitive with so many public holidays? - The Phnom Penh Post

Can Cambodia stay competitive with so many public holidays?  The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia likely became the country with the largest number of public holidays in the world on Tuesday, raising questions about the ability of Cambodia to stay ...

22 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

River Festival comes close to capital for first time - The Phnom Penh Post

River Festival comes close to capital for first time  The Phnom Penh Post

For the first time in four years the annual Mekong River Festival and multi-sport gala, a celebratory event to pay tribute to Asia's seventh longest river, is to be ...

19 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

Spotlight: Chinese New Year, festival of luck and family reunion, gaining popularity in Cambodia - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Spotlight: Chinese New Year, festival of luck and family reunion, gaining popularity in Cambodia - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

by Nguon Sovan, Mao Pengfei. PHNOM PENH, Feb. 14 (Xinhua) -- The majority of the Cambodians celebrate Spring Festival, or Chinese New Year, since many ...

14 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

Kampot literary festival hopes to revive Cambodia's lost art of storytelling - The Guardian

Kampot literary festival hopes to revive Cambodia's lost art of storytelling  The Guardian

Atmospheric Kampot is hosting the likes of Jung Chang and Madeleine Thien as it seeks to rebuild Cambodia's literary scene and defend its freedom of speech.

26 Oct 2017 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's water festival returns with a bang - Al Jazeera America

Cambodia's water festival returns with a bang  Al Jazeera America

Phnom Penh, Cambodia - Bon Om Touk is an annual water festival in Cambodia, marking the end of the rainy season and the reversal of flow of the Tonle Sap ...

16 Nov 2016 | 2:00 am