Cambodia News: cambodia festival

Steampunk snapper Gary Nicholls gets ready for Truman's Brewery with his Imaginarium Trilogy - East London Advertiser

Steampunk snapper Gary Nicholls gets ready for Truman's Brewery with his Imaginarium Trilogy  East London Advertiser

Steampunk photographer Gary Nicholls is exhibiting work from his 'Imaginarium' book at next month's Talented Art Fair being staged at the Old Truman Brewery.

22 Feb 2019 | 1:00 am

Veteran Australian photographer John Gollings on capturing architecture marvels, the frailty of modern design and his love for India - The Indian Express

Veteran Australian photographer John Gollings on capturing architecture marvels, the frailty of modern design and his love for India  The Indian Express

The exhibit is a sort of a time capsule of architecture, beginning at least 20000 years ago with the rock paintings of Nawarla Gabarnmang in Northern Territory, ...

21 Feb 2019 | 10:48 pm

Khmer Crafts and Food Festival, Post Focus - The Phnom Penh Post

Khmer Crafts and Food Festival, Post Focus  The Phnom Penh Post

This week for Post Focus we are putting the spotlight on three vendors that will be appearing at the Khmer Crafts and Food Festival (KCFF) on February 23, 2019 ...

21 Feb 2019 | 10:09 pm

Push for cultural icons to join UN heritage list | #AsiaNewsNetwork - Eleven Myanmar

Push for cultural icons to join UN heritage list | #AsiaNewsNetwork  Eleven Myanmar

The Ministry of Fine Arts and Culture is hoping to have Cambodian musical theatre Lakhon Yike, traditional silver handicrafts and other art forms placed on ...

21 Feb 2019 | 8:55 pm

New Directors/New Films 2019 Full Lineup: ‘Clemency,’ ‘Monos,’ ‘Share,’ and More Festival Hits — Exclusive - IndieWire

New Directors/New Films 2019 Full Lineup: ‘Clemency,’ ‘Monos,’ ‘Share,’ and More Festival Hits — Exclusive  IndieWire

The Museum of Modern Art and the Film Society of Lincoln Center has revealed the complete lineup for the 48th annual New Directors/New Films (ND/NF), ...

21 Feb 2019 | 1:30 pm

How a 1970s Jeff Goldblum Film Predicted the Current Journalism Crisis - Vulture

How a 1970s Jeff Goldblum Film Predicted the Current Journalism Crisis  Vulture

Joan Micklin Silver's Between the Lines will be eerily familiar to any journalist or writer working today.

21 Feb 2019 | 11:51 am

Ranking Every Episode of Documentary Now :: Comedy :: Lists :: Documentary Now :: Paste - Paste Magazine

Ranking Every Episode of Documentary Now :: Comedy :: Lists :: Documentary Now :: Paste  Paste Magazine

Large scale feature film parodies might be a thing of the past, but the genre continues on in YouTube videos and genius TV fare like Documentary Now!

20 Feb 2019 | 9:43 am

Cambodian Action Film ‘The Prey’ From ‘Jailbreak’ Director Gets UK Distribution Deal - Deadline

Cambodian Action Film ‘The Prey’ From ‘Jailbreak’ Director Gets UK Distribution Deal  Deadline

Busan and London Film Festival action-thriller The Prey is described as Cambodia's first $1M-budgeted action movie.

20 Feb 2019 | 8:55 am

On Meak Bochea Day, PM hails impact of Buddhism - The Phnom Penh Post

On Meak Bochea Day, PM hails impact of Buddhism  The Phnom Penh Post

Prime Minister Hun Sen took to Facebook on Tuesday – Meak Bochea Day, an important festival in Buddhism – to hail the benefits the state religion brings to ...

19 Feb 2019 | 6:23 pm

Cambodia morning news for February 20 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for February 20  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for February 20, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia latest ...

19 Feb 2019 | 6:11 pm

February 19, 2019 - VOA Khmer

February 19, 2019  VOA Khmer

1 Buddhist monks pray at the Wat Phra Dhammakaya temple during a ceremony to commemorate Makha Bucha Day outside Bangkok, Thailand. Cambodians ...

19 Feb 2019 | 1:24 pm

Cambodia-Japan building durable relations: Message from the Ambassador - The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia-Japan building durable relations: Message from the Ambassador  The Phnom Penh Post

Chum Reap Suo! It is my great pleasure to be sharing this message with my friends, Facebook video fans and the Cambodian people in this, the week of ...

19 Feb 2019 | 12:28 am

Master Japanese entrepreneurial skills at CJCC, Supplements, Special Reports - The Phnom Penh Post

Master Japanese entrepreneurial skills at CJCC, Supplements, Special Reports  The Phnom Penh Post

The Cambodian-Japan Cooperation Center (CJCC) has played a pivotal role in developing human capital for the Kingdom's fast-growing economy and has ...

18 Feb 2019 | 11:03 pm

February 18, 2019 - VOA Khmer

February 18, 2019  VOA Khmer

1 A model presents a creation by Cypriot-born Turkish fashion designer Hussein Chalayan during his 2019 Autumn / Winter collection catwalk show at London ...

18 Feb 2019 | 1:17 pm

PM wants swifter pardons for women - Khmer Times

PM wants swifter pardons for women  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen urges the Women's Affairs and Justice Ministries to explore the possibility of pardoning some female inmates outside of national holiday ...

18 Feb 2019 | 12:19 pm

China's tourism spending power rises for third year - The Phnom Penh Post

China's tourism spending power rises for third year  The Phnom Penh Post

CHINA's tourism spending power index rose for three consecutive years from 113.9 in 2017 to 115.4 this year, said a report jointly published by China Tourism ...

17 Feb 2019 | 11:38 pm

Rodd Rathjen's 'Buoyancy' wins Berlin prize - Inside Film

Rodd Rathjen's 'Buoyancy' wins Berlin prize  Inside Film

'Buoyancy'. Rodd Rathjen's debut feature Buoyancy has been awarded a prize from the Ecumenical Jury after its world premiere at the Berlin International Film ...

17 Feb 2019 | 2:43 pm

'The Vagina Monologues': Untold stories of womanhood - Khmer Times

'The Vagina Monologues': Untold stories of womanhood  Khmer Times

It was in 1996 when Eve Ensler's “The Vagina Monologues” premiered in New York City. More than two decades on, the episodic play continues to draw women ...

17 Feb 2019 | 12:01 pm

Cambodian Church Requests Prayer for Evangelistic Crusade - Keep the Faith

Cambodian Church Requests Prayer for Evangelistic Crusade  Keep the Faith

Nearly five decades ago, a Cambodian man addressed the Keswick Convention and issued a plea to British Christians from the Cambodian church.

16 Feb 2019 | 11:59 am

Cambodia’s King Sihanouk, Clark Gable wannabe and lifelong filmmaker - South China Morning Post

Cambodia’s King Sihanouk, Clark Gable wannabe and lifelong filmmaker  South China Morning Post

The late Cambodian king, who died in 2011, fell in love with the cinema as a child watching French films. Throughout his 60 years of filmmaking he sought to ...

16 Feb 2019 | 7:48 am

Upcoming events - Khmer Times

Upcoming events  Khmer Times

Upcoming events: Water Corner: Women in WASH SpeciaL - Japan-Cambodia Kizuna Festival 2019 - Charity Tour for Wetland Bird Protection Community.

14 Feb 2019 | 12:08 pm

BRI destinations more popular among Chinese tourists - Khmer Times

BRI destinations more popular among Chinese tourists  Khmer Times

Wang Duoduo traveled across Morocco during this year's Spring Festival holiday.

13 Feb 2019 | 12:01 pm

Tbong Khmum's traditional fishing festival - The Phnom Penh Post

Tbong Khmum's traditional fishing festival  The Phnom Penh Post

A return to cultural roots in Tbong Khmum's traditional fishing festival. The festivities – lasting three days and two nights – are held each year after the crop ...

12 Feb 2019 | 4:56 am

Over 930,000 vacationers journey in Cambodia throughout Chinese language New 12 months - Infosurhoy

Over 930,000 vacationers journey in Cambodia throughout Chinese language New 12 months  Infosurhoy

PHNOM PENH, Feb. 9 (Xinhua) — The number of domestic and foreign tourists traveling in Cambodia during the three-day Chinese Lunar New Year ...

12 Feb 2019 | 1:38 am

Rich cultures of Asia celebrated at San Antonio’s 2019 Asian Festival - San Antonio Express-News

Rich cultures of Asia celebrated at San Antonio’s 2019 Asian Festival  San Antonio Express-News

The rich cultures of Asia and the Lunar New Year were celebrated on Saturday at the 2019 Asian Festival inside of the University of Texas at San Antonio ...

9 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Over 930,000 tourists travel in Cambodia during Chinese New Year - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Over 930,000 tourists travel in Cambodia during Chinese New Year - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, Feb. 9 (Xinhua) -- The number of domestic and foreign tourists traveling in Cambodia during the three-day Chinese Lunar New Year celebration ...

9 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Siem Reap set for Tiger Street Football Festival - Khmer Times

Siem Reap set for Tiger Street Football Festival  Khmer Times

The 7th Tiger Street Football Festival rolls into the historic temple-town of Siem Reap for a 3-day footballing extravaganza.

8 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Artisans Create Fantastic Ice Sculptures in China - VOA Khmer

Artisans Create Fantastic Ice Sculptures in China  VOA Khmer

Each January, the city of Harbin in northern China becomes an icy wonderland as it hosts the largest ice and snow festival in the world. In Harbin, temperatures ...

8 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Northeast enjoys visitor rush | #AsiaNewsNetwork | Eleven Media Group Co., Ltd - Eleven Myanmar

Cambodia's Northeast enjoys visitor rush | #AsiaNewsNetwork | Eleven Media Group Co., Ltd  Eleven Myanmar

Ratanakkiri Provincial Department of Tourism director Nget Pitou said the province received more than 20000 national and international tourists during the three ...

7 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Animal Film Festival in Grass Valley aids furry and feathered friends - The Union of Grass Valley

Animal Film Festival in Grass Valley aids furry and feathered friends  The Union of Grass Valley

The Center for Animal Protection and Education (CAPE) works to rescue animals with special needs and has a sanctuary on McCourtney Road as well a dog ...

7 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Winning pictures - The Nation

Winning pictures  The Nation

Films from Cambodia and Thailand keep audiences entertained at the International Film Festival Rotterdam.

6 Feb 2019 | 12:00 pm

Far East Fest Celebrates Asian Food and Culture in Austin - Austin Chronicle

Far East Fest Celebrates Asian Food and Culture in Austin  Austin Chronicle

The second annual Far East Fest is a new anomaly in the way Texas does cultural festivals. “There are festivals that celebrate Korean food or Chinese culture, ...

6 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Berlin 2019: Screen's guide to the Panorama titles - Screen International

Berlin 2019: Screen's guide to the Panorama titles  Screen International

Films from Joanna Hogg, Jayro Bustamente and Casey Affleck all feature.

6 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodian PM says large number of civil servants celebrate Chinese Lunar New Year - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Cambodian PM says large number of civil servants celebrate Chinese Lunar New Year - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, Feb. 5 (Xinhua) -- Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen said on Tuesday that a large number of public servants in the kingdom ...

5 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Chinese-Cambodians prepare for upcoming Year of the Pig - Khmer Times

Chinese-Cambodians prepare for upcoming Year of the Pig  Khmer Times

Noise and smoke fill the air as Cambodians of Chinese descent offer fruits, wine, tea, spring rolls, noodles and fish to their ancestors just three days ahead of the ...

4 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Khmer Crafts & Food Festival: Cambodia's social enterprises and small Businesses take centre stage - Southeast Asia Globe

Khmer Crafts & Food Festival: Cambodia's social enterprises and small Businesses take centre stage  Southeast Asia Globe

A celebration of Cambodia's culture, handicrafts, arts, and food, the 3rd annual Khmer Crafts and Food Festival will take place on February 28.

4 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

CSOs call for improvement of road safety during holidays - The Phnom Penh Post

CSOs call for improvement of road safety during holidays  The Phnom Penh Post

The Road Safety Network and civil society organisations on Friday issued a joint statement appealing for effective measures to curb traffic accidents during ...

4 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

How China is gearing up for its Lunar New Year 2019 - Festival of harvest - Economic Times

How China is gearing up for its Lunar New Year 2019 - Festival of harvest  Economic Times

Chinese New Year is also called "Spring Festival" and "Lunar New Year" because it comes in the spring time and is dated based on the Chinese lunar calendar.

4 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Japan to host 4 Cambodian villages - The Manila Times

Japan to host 4 Cambodian villages  The Manila Times

The Japan Cambodia Interactive Association (JCIA) plans to create cultural villages in four locations where Cambodians who work/live in Japan can meet and ...

3 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Tet gifts reach hands of poor overseas Vietnamese, Cambodians - http://en.vietnamplus.vn/

Tet gifts reach hands of poor overseas Vietnamese, Cambodians  http://en.vietnamplus.vn/

President of the Khmer-Vietnam Association Chau Van Chi (L) presents gifts to disadvantaged Vietnamese and Cambodians in Phnom Penh on February 1 ...

1 Feb 2019 | 4:48 am

Spotlight: Cambodian PM sends best wishes, as country prepares for Chinese New Year celebration - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Spotlight: Cambodian PM sends best wishes, as country prepares for Chinese New Year celebration - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

by Sovan Nguon, Mao Pengfei. PHNOM PENH, Feb. 1 (Xinhua) -- Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen has sent greetings and best wishes to ...

1 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Rodd Rathjen's 'Buoyancy' tackles the confronting issue of child slavery - Inside Film

Rodd Rathjen's 'Buoyancy' tackles the confronting issue of child slavery  Inside Film

'Buoyancy' cinematographer Michael Latham (Photo credit Rafael Winer © Causeway Films). Four or five years ago writer-director Rodd Rathjen read a story in ...

31 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Interview: Spike in Chinese tourists drives Cambodia's tourism growth last year - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Interview: Spike in Chinese tourists drives Cambodia's tourism growth last year - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

Tourists visit the Wat Phnom historic site in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, on Jan. 29, 2019. (Xinhua/Phearum). by Mao Pengfei, Nguon Sovan. PHNOM PENH, Jan.

30 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Asian New Year festival comes downtown - The Daily Advertiser

Asian New Year festival comes downtown  The Daily Advertiser

Celebrate the Asian Lunar New Year in the heart of downtown Lafayette with live music, delicious food, and fun activities for adults and children.

30 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia morning news for January 30 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for January 30  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for January 30, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia latest ...

30 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Khmer Crafts and Food Festival empowering Cambodian women - The Phnom Penh Post

Khmer Crafts and Food Festival empowering Cambodian women  The Phnom Penh Post

It is almost once again time for the annual Khmer Crafts and Food Festival (KCFF) in Phnom Penh. This rapidly growing event aims to promote Khmer culture as ...

29 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

My Place: Jimmy O'Hare - Star Weekly - Star Weekly

My Place: Jimmy O'Hare - Star Weekly  Star Weekly

During a trip to Cambodia, Jimmy O'Hare was inspired to support the Cambodian Kids Foundation through music. The Gisborne resident chats with Jessica ...

29 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Get ready for FAB - Khmer Times

Get ready for FAB  Khmer Times

FAB, the second annual Folk Art Blues Festival, promises to be a fab trip and a rollicking affair rolling out over 16 days, stopping at five Cambodian cities.

25 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Food and festivities will ring in the Year of the Pig across Melbourne - Herald Sun

Food and festivities will ring in the Year of the Pig across Melbourne  Herald Sun

Whether youre hoping for a prosperous year ahead or just want to sample some delicious street food, weve got the lowdown on the best Lunar New Year events ...

24 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Vietnamese, Cambodian localities enhance friendship | Vietnam+ - http://en.vietnamplus.vn/

Vietnamese, Cambodian localities enhance friendship | Vietnam+  http://en.vietnamplus.vn/

Vinh Long (VNA) – A delegation of officials from Cambodia's Kampong Speu province visited the southern province of Vinh Long on the occasion of the ...

24 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

A Cinematic Love Song: Cambodian-American Filmmakers with NoVa Roots Premiere 'In the Life of Music' - Loudoun Now

A Cinematic Love Song: Cambodian-American Filmmakers with NoVa Roots Premiere 'In the Life of Music'  Loudoun Now

Loudoun-based producer Neardey Trinh and Los Angeles-based filmmaker Caylee So are more than cousins—they're creative collaborators. Their first feature ...

24 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

FOLK ART & BLUES FESTIVAL 2019 - Khmer Times

FOLK ART & BLUES FESTIVAL 2019  Khmer Times

From Kampot, it goes on to the City of Temples with a long weekend of FAB shows and events including art exhibitions, film screening and concert.

24 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Folk Art & Blues Fest: Cambodian Space Project producer takes psych rock festival on the road - Southeast Asia Globe

Folk Art & Blues Fest: Cambodian Space Project producer takes psych rock festival on the road  Southeast Asia Globe

Cambodia's second annual Folk Art & Blues Fest rolls into Phnom Penh on a double-decker London bus in late January for the start of a 16-day tour that will take ...

22 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Dan Simpson: Holiday in Cambodia - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Dan Simpson: Holiday in Cambodia  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Phnom Penh, Cambodia — It doesn't take long in Asia to realize that it is definitely not an American world, and is one where United States' influence is waning ...

26 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Traditional Khmer kite flying festival returns in Svay Rieng - The Phnom Penh Post

Traditional Khmer kite flying festival returns in Svay Rieng  The Phnom Penh Post

Now Cambodia has entered December, the coldest month of the year. The cool and windy weather is the perfect time for flying kites, an ancient Khmer tradition ...

20 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Koh Kong festival draws crowds - Khmer Times

Koh Kong festival draws crowds  Khmer Times

The annual three-day SEA Festival touches down in Koh Kong and gives spectators a glimpse of a host of sporting activities.

17 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

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.

14 Dec 2018 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 ...

7 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

In pictures: Cambodia's Angkor Photo Festival - Southeast Asia Globe

In pictures: Cambodia's Angkor Photo Festival  Southeast Asia Globe

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 | 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

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

Water Festival a big hit for businesses - Khmer Times

Water Festival a big hit for businesses  Khmer Times

The revenue during the three-day Water Festival this year has passed expectations, says a businessman in Phnom Penh.

27 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

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

Water Festival deaths down on last year - The Phnom Penh Post

Water Festival deaths down on last year  The Phnom Penh Post

At least 16 people were killed and 60 more injured in road accidents nationwide during the three-day Water Festival last week. However, the figures were lower ...

26 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

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

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

Cambodia marks water festival with boat races - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Cambodia marks water festival with boat races - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, Nov. 21 (Xinhua) -- Cambodia began to celebrate the three-day Water Festival on Wednesday with boat races attracting tens of thousands of ...

21 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

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.

19 Nov 2018 | 9:01 pm

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

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

'Fines and force of 300' to tackle Water Festival trash - The Phnom Penh Post

'Fines and force of 300' to tackle Water Festival trash  The Phnom Penh Post

Following public criticism of fast-accumulating rubbish during previous Water Festivals, the Ministry of Environment has announced fines for those who litter at ...

14 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

World's longest dragon boat record set in Cambodia - Bangkok Post

World's longest dragon boat record set in Cambodia  Bangkok Post

PHNOM PENH: Cambodia has set a fourth Guinness World Record by having the longest dragon boat, which was certified at a ceremony in Prey Veng province.

13 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Japanese Film Fest kicks off - Khmer Times

Japanese Film Fest kicks off  Khmer Times

The annual Japanese Film Festival is back and we're all excited! A total of 11 entries are running on selected cinemas since yesterday. Say Tola writes about ...

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

5 Must-See Festivals in Asia This November - DCODE by Discovery

5 Must-See Festivals in Asia This November  DCODE by Discovery

It's November! That means the December holiday season is coming. But, if you want to skip the crowds, here's 5 must-see festivals in Asia in November!

2 Nov 2018 | 10:10 pm

New round of pardons in time for holiday - The Phnom Penh Post

New round of pardons in time for holiday  The Phnom Penh Post

The National Committee for Punishment Reduction and Exemption Review will consider a new round of pardons for 523 prisoners in the run-up to the upcoming ...

1 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Kampong Chhnang to host next River Festival - Khmer Times

Kampong Chhnang to host next River Festival  Khmer Times

Kampong Chhnang province will host the fifth iteration of the River Festival.

30 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Kampong Chhnang to host fifth River Festival - The Phnom Penh Post

Kampong Chhnang to host fifth River Festival  The Phnom Penh Post

The Kampong Chhnang provincial authority and Tourism Ministry on Saturday discussed plans to hold the fifth River Festival in the province. If approved, the ...

29 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

2018 Chaktomuk Short Film Festival starts today - Khmer Times

2018 Chaktomuk Short Film Festival starts today  Khmer Times

Now on its seventh year, the Chaktomuk Short Film Festival continues to serve as a platform for young filmmakers to showcase their creativity in motion pictures.

26 Oct 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 event draws more than one million Cambodians from the provinces to the capital for three days of boat races and other ...

23 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

Cambodians pay respect to dead relatives in Pchum Ben festival 27 Sep 2018 12:48 PM - The Asian Age

Cambodians pay respect to dead relatives in Pchum Ben festival 27 Sep 2018 12:48 PM  The Asian Age

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

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

HIMAWARI JOINS 3RD ANNUAL CRAFT BEER FESTIVAL - Khmer Times

HIMAWARI JOINS 3RD ANNUAL CRAFT BEER FESTIVAL  Khmer Times

Himawari Microbrewery, the finest craft beer in Cambodia, played a key role in the 3rd Annual Craft Beer Festival held last Saturday, September 22 at Exchange ...

24 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

City Hall begins plans for Water Festival - Khmer Times

City Hall begins plans for Water Festival  Khmer Times

Phnom Penh Governor issued the instruction to inform departments and all districts to register the details of boats that will compete in the races during the ...

17 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

Sea festival to take place in Koh Kong - Khmer Times

Sea festival to take place in Koh Kong  Khmer Times

The seventh Sea Festival will be held in Koh Kong in December,a platform from which to introduce local tourism products.

16 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

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

Kampot Readers & Writers Festival cancelled for 2018  Books+Publishing

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23 Jul 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

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

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