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

  • ‘Historic’ Khmer Rouge tribunal Case 002/2 verdict to be delivered

    The Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) are to deliver the verdict on Friday, in the trial of former Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan, in a pronouncement hailed as a “historic event for Cambodia and the world”. The verdict from

  • ‘No more Khmer Rouge leaders left to stand trial’

    Friday's verdict in the trial of former Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan has been hailed as “historic” for “Cambodia and all humanity”, while Minister of Interior Sar Kheng said no further cases of its kind would be brought to court. “There are

  • US seeks to produce bicycles in Kingdom, move away from China

    Cambodian exports of bicycles to the US are expected to gain from recent tariffs imposed by the US on China, thanks to several bicycle producers who have unveiled plans to move to the Kingdom, a report from a leading industry portal said. Bicycle Retailer, the

  • Hun Sen slams opposition lawyer for ‘incompetence’

    A defence lawyer for the opposition on Wednesday defended their “legalism” after Prime Minister Hun Sen slammed them as “incompetent” and “unqualified”, telling them to listen to and analyse what he said before making statements about a “bet”. Once again on Wednesday Hun Sen spoke