SIEM REAP, Cambodia, June 10 (Xinhua) -- The World Heritage Youth Forum opened here Sunday, aiming to raise awareness of heritage protection among youth and to underscore youth's role in conservation
10 June 2013: Cambodia is planning to start its own annual travel mart possibly as early as 2014 according to ministry of tourism officials, Thursday.
A self-taught artist who paints with house paint on home-stretched canvas is the subject of a new exhibition, titled Finding Home, at Hotel 1961.
Dengue Fever’s gig at FCC Angkor on Saturday night notched up an attendance record at FCC Angkor, with an even bigger audience than anticipated of more than 550 punters.
Flight of the Gibbon, Thailand’s leading zipline eco-adventure canopy tour operator, will open its first zipline canopy tour inside the Angkor World Heritage Site this month, and a ribbon cutting
Refurbishments are underway at the Royal Bay Inn Angkor Resort, which has been taken over by Shinta Mani’s management company HMD Asia, and is being rebranded as the Shinta Mani Resort when it
About 200 people celebrating World Environment Day on Wednesday gathered in front of the National Assembly to submit a petition asking the government to stop the destruction of Cambodia’s forests.
The government announced Monday that it will open a new passport office in the northwest province of Battambang, the first such office outside Phnom Penh.
Some 111,217 national and international tourists visit Preah Sihanouk coastal province last month, up by 6.39 percent if compared with the same period of last year.
Cambodia Angkor Air will launch routes to China and the South Korean city of Seoul by August while it eyes additional destinations to Singapore and Malaysia, according to a senior official with the
Cambodia has no shortage of NGOs happy to take time and money from well-meaning foreigners, but, for the donors, choosing a worthwhile organisation to support can appear to present a challenge.
Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar, June 5 (IBNS) Ministers and tourism authorities of Myanmar, Cambodia, Indonesia and the Secretary of Tourism of the Philippines have expressed their intention to collaborate with
KIEN GIANG, 3 June 2013: Plans to create a tourist circuit linking coastal areas of Vietnam, Cambodia, and Thailand have a hit a major snag due a lack of infrastructure and investor interest.
As thick rain clouds gathered over Phnom Penh yesterday morning, award-winning director Rithy Panh stood beside the gates of Bophana Audiovisual Resource Centre looking decidedly chuffed.
My friend Ken Wahl is an award-winning actor having won a Golden Globe and been nominated for an Emmy. The passionate animal advocate and voice for veterans of war is best known for his starring role
Canadian miner Angkor Gold has found “visible gold in the soil samples” in the Otray prospect in Ratanakkiri province, which hints at possibly larger reserves, said CEO and chairman Mike Weeks in a
While Cambodia Airports, of which France-based Vinci Group is major stakeholder, sees tourist numbers taking off, eviction issues are gnawing at the company’s image. Emmanuel Menanteau, chief
Cambodia’s tourist arrivals registered an 18.3% growth in March according to the country’s statistics and tourist Information department.
I have a shameful secret. I only learnt to ride a bicycle two years ago. At the age of 35 in fact, when I moved to Siem Reap. I don’t know what happened: I had an otherwise normal childhood. Swimming
Children from the International School of Siem Reap (ISSR) travelled to Kantoo village in Dan Run commune on May 7, to donate over $500 of school supplies purchased with money raised from their school
LA/Khmer band Dengue Fever is headed back to Temple Town, playing a sellout gig at FCC Angkor on June 1. This will be the second time the band has visited, following a packed concert at the former
Sarah Dixon took in the warm, damp air as she walked down the dirt road. The women of the village offered her fried tarantulas in a basket, and local children happily snacked on the delicacies. Dixon,
At about noon yesterday, dozens of young women pushed their mountain bikes up the steep ramp of a ferry on the shore of the Tonle Sap.
Young Cambodians will now learn about tourism in grades 11 and 12, according to the new curriculum for public education that was launched yesterday. The development is aimed at enhancing quality in
Cambodia Airlines is expected to receive an initial investment of about $20 million, a sum an airline expert says contradicts the new flag carrier’s “aggressive” expansion plans, which would probably