Logo of Phnom Penh Post newspaper Phnom Penh Post - 'Miss Phnom Penh'

'Miss Phnom Penh'

'Miss Phnom Penh'

Can you talk about life in the home? Do you have a high-pitched squeaky voice? Can

you stumble across a stage in high-heeled shoes? Well, come on down. You could be

the next Miss Cambodia. The finalists in the 'Miss Phnom Penh" contest (above)

needed all this and more last Sunday. Next week brings more home-loving girls from

around the country who want to "travel the world, meet interesting people and

eradicate all childhood illnesses". Tensions will rise in the capital as the

crucial question is anwered - yes, who will be the first Miss Cambodia?

MOST VIEWED

  • Prince injured, wife dies after accident

    THE wife of former First Prime Minister Prince Norodom Ranariddh, Ouk Phalla, 39, died while the prince was “severely” injured following a road accident in Preah Sihanouk province’s Prey Nub district on Sunday morning, officials said. Rananriddh, who is also the president of the Funcinpec

  • Guards protest dismissals, reject claims of sharing naked photos of child

    Some 20 former security guards at the US Embassy in Phnom Penh protested on Tuesday against their dismissal. They accused their employers of falsely claiming they had viewed and shared child pornography from their mobile phones as grounds for their termination. In total, 32 personnel were dismissed

  • We’re going to Wisney World!

    More than 6,000 mostly Chinese attendees witnessed the inauguration ceremony of a $1 billion Sihanoukville resort project called Wisney World in the capital on Wednesday. The event on Koh Pich, attended by several senior Cambodian government officials, is a joint venture between China’s AMC International and

  • Funcinpec urges probe into deadly Preah Sihanouk accident

    THE Funcinpec party has urged the government, especially the Ministry of Interior, to investigate the traffic accident in Preah Sihanouk province which left Prince Norodom Ranariddh badly injured and his wife Ouk Phalla dead. Funcinpec Vice President You Hokry told reporters at Botum Votey pagoda,