Cambodia News: khmernews

Government calls for PM 'fake news' correction - The Phnom Penh Post

Government calls for PM 'fake news' correction  The Phnom Penh Post

The Cambodian government on Friday strongly urged Singaporean outlet Channel News Asia (CNA) to issue a correction to an article it published on Thursday, ...

28 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

How Cambodians Are Fighting Back Against the Deportation Machine - OC Weekly

How Cambodians Are Fighting Back Against the Deportation Machine  OC Weekly

By Sandra De Anda Within the last two weeks, notices have been circulating around Facebook warning of coming deportations. “ICE is planning arrests of…

5 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian Netizens Face New Risks as Government Tightens Online Controls - Voice of America

Cambodian Netizens Face New Risks as Government Tightens Online Controls  Voice of America

Officials downplay activists' claims that surveillance and punishment of online dissent is increasing even as Hun Sen government expands online seeking 'likes'

11 Nov 2017 | 2:00 am

Mysterious masks of the Khmer - VietNamNet Bridge

Mysterious masks of the Khmer  VietNamNet Bridge

Traditional mao (hats) and masks are unique and indispensable parts of the costumes used in festivals or folk performance, such as the “Sadam” dance, “A-day” ...

2 May 2016 | 2:00 am

Wedding ceremony of the Khmer - VietNamNet Bridge

Wedding ceremony of the Khmer  VietNamNet Bridge

VietNamNet Bridge – Getting married is an important event in a person's life. Khmer boys and girls are free to date but must follow many rules and customs for ...

30 Mar 2016 | 2:00 am

5-tone musical instrument of the Khmer - VietNamNet Bridge

5-tone musical instrument of the Khmer  VietNamNet Bridge

VietNamNet Bridge – The Khmer in Vietnam's Mekong Delta have inherited Angkor culture with influences from the local wet rice civilization and Chinese and ...

2 Mar 2016 | 2:00 am

Chol Chnam Thmay festival of the Khmer - VietNamNet Bridge

Chol Chnam Thmay festival of the Khmer  VietNamNet Bridge

VietNamNet Bridge – Chol Chnam Thmay is the New Year celebration of the Khmer. Their biggest festival of the year marks the end of the dry season and the ...

28 Feb 2016 | 2:00 am

Doi pagoda of the Khmer - VietNamNet Bridge

Doi pagoda of the Khmer  VietNamNet Bridge

There are about 600 Khmer Theravada pagodas in the Mekong Delta. Doi, which means Bat in English, is one of the most beautiful pagodas with typical Khmer ...

17 Feb 2016 | 2:00 am

Online Khmer-English Audio Dictionary Launches - The Cambodia Daily

Online Khmer-English Audio Dictionary Launches  The Cambodia Daily

Foreigners seeking to learn the Khmer language have long been restricted by a dearth of resources beyond beginner's textbooks, often relying on conversation ...

11 Jul 2014 | 2:00 am

Restaurateur shares how he survived Killing Fields in memoir - Northwest Asian Weekly

Restaurateur shares how he survived Killing Fields in memoir  Northwest Asian Weekly

By Irfan Shariff Northwest Asian Weekly. From left to right, top to bottom: Sam Ung, Kim (wife), and daughters Dawn, Diane, and Darlene. Sam (Seng) Ung and ...

16 Jun 2011 | 2:00 am