How a unique music from Mondulkiri is making itself heard in the capital.
Seeking better lives for their children and remittances from abroad, parents are buying American spouses for their children. Nathan A. Thompson reports.
There’s a new profession in Phnom Penh. Bennett Murray reports on the trend for sommeliers
This city serves up fine food from all over the world in its many international restaurants. What is less common, however, is an outlet that can produce both Khmer and Western food of an outstanding
Cambodia has welcomed 2.43 million international tourists in the first seven months of the year, up 19 percent compared with the 2.04 million tourists over the same period last year, the figures of
Hanoi, Vietnam -- (SBWIRE) -- 09/12/2013 -- The Vietnamese Prime Minister has asked the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and other relevant agencies to look
In Spain, you see them dressed and moulded into kitsch and colourful flamenco dancers. In Vietnam, wistful girls wear ao dai. But there appears to be one national character Barbie and her imitators
The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is conducting this media trip to promote land and air connectivity with neighbouring countries such as Cambodia in advance of Thailand’s entry into the ASEAN
This year’s wedding season kicked off with cake and cocktails as Sofitel hosted its second luxury wedding exhibition last weekend.
It’s a balmy Friday night, the moon is almost full and while the Blue Moon isn’t exactly full, there’s a fair sized crowd sipping coffee and soaking up the mellow sounds of a cool saxophonist who’s
Cyclists from throughout Cambodia and international participants can now sign up to the not-for-profit Village Focus International's Angkor Wat Bike Event, in association with CIMB Bank of Malaysia.
Miranda Glasser test-drives the zip-wire, Siem Reap’s newest attraction
Forgotten and abandoned for over 70 years, casts of the art treasures at the Khmer temple complex at Angkor in Cambodia are coming out of storage to be rediscovered in a Europe that first shunned
At sundown in Phnom Penh, if you go up high enough, you can often see children playing on the rooftop of the White Building.
A funeral procession mourns the death of a young man who wasn’t wearing a helmet on his moto. Scenes show him, before the crash, playing drinking games with friends and scrambling for the attention of
October marks the end of the quarterly publication The Siem Reader, the popular literary magazine published by expats mainly for expats. Filled with everything from poems to short stories to film
Vann Sopheavouth, the leader of the Shadow Puppet Troupe of Wat Bo, is on a mission – not only is he taking the ancient shadow puppet art form of sbek thom to the world at large, he is also ensuring
I stood in the corner of the small office as a remote-controlled quadcopter hovered a metre in front of me. No larger than a small pizza box, it moved from side to side, the four rotors loudly
Some 158,900 Chinese visited the World Heritage Angkor Wat temple in Siem Reap province in the first seven months of 2013, up 69 percent compared with the same period last year, figures from Siem Reap
Cambodia was once of the home of the powerful Khmer kingdom, and to this day, the country dazzles with its timeless architectural treasures. Perhaps none is quite as grand as Angkor Wat, the sprawling
Destination Asia Cambodia remains in contact with all customers, affected by this incident and will provide immediate support whenever this is needed.
There are currently some 4,000 tour guides in Cambodia, said recently Ho Vandy, Co-chair of the Government-Private Sector Working Group on Tourism.
Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen said Tuesday that the country wanted more Malaysian investors in its agricultural sector, particularly the rice industry.
SIEM REAP, 23 August 2013: Domestic and regional airlines are scrambling to deliver more Siem Reap flights to tap the destination’s popularity with tourists.
BATTAMBANG is one of Cambodia's biggest cities, but it's a world apart from Phnom Penh's urban bustle, enjoying an unhurried pace and a reputation for friendliness.