Famous photographer finds his old painting

Publication date 28 May 2018 | 09:44 | ICT

As alumni of the Royal University of Fine Arts (RUFA) returned to retrieve paintings they had made for their assignments, a well-known Cambodian photographer spotted one of his among the pile.



  • At Banana Kitchen, cuisines prepared by fact-finding

    Publication date 25 May 2018 | 11:13 | ICT

    Foreseeing plenty of challenges resulting from a highly competitive market in Phnom Penh, the restaurateur behind Banana Kitchen, located in a busy neighbourhood of the capital, built the restaurant on findings from detailed research.

  • A Siem Reap day tour that you can bank on

    Publication date 25 May 2018 | 11:11 | ICT

    For tourists in Siem Reap who seek out things to do after visiting Angkor Wat and the markets, and want a closer look at Cambodian society, tours of the countryside are not a bad idea.

  • Cambodian women diving deep, going far

    Publication date 18 May 2018 | 10:28 | ICT

    There is a saying in Khmer that “women cannot dive deep or go far”. The meaning is that women should not stray too far from their traditional gender roles.

  • Proof giants walked among us humans?

    Publication date 17 May 2018 | 11:17 | ICT

    For years a debate has waged about whether certain bas relief carvings at the 12th-century To Prohm Temple, one of the most popular attractions at the Angkor Wat Temple Complex in Siem Reap province, depicted dinosaurs or some rathe

  • Siem Reap’s unlikely culinary treasure

    Publication date 11 May 2018 | 11:32 | ICT

    Although sausages are not a staple diet of Cambodians, the product of foreign lands has today become one of the many foods that symbolise the growing internationalisation of cuisines that have become common in the city, which was o

  • A café for aspiring entrepreneurs

    Publication date 11 May 2018 | 11:28 | ICT

    Twenty-seven-year-old Eu Pech saw his own failures as an opportunity. Eu dropped out of high school during Grade 11 after a traffic accident.

  • Bird watching

    Publication date 11 May 2018 | 08:17 | ICT

    A peacock rests on top of a parked delivery van on a Phnom Penh street on Wednesday as a man drives past on a motorcycle. According to residents, the peacock is a pet that escaped from its owner.

  • Blind masseuse Nika begins the process of having a plaster cast made on Sunday. The mould will eventualy be made into a mask on display at Meta House on Friday.

    Mask project shows power of art in unifying cultures

    Publication date 04 May 2018 | 07:20 | ICT

    Nika lies flat as two paper tubes are inserted into her nostrils, allowing her to breathe as her face is covered in plaster by artist Myong Hee Kim.

  • Rady Khim dishes out a scoop of red rice behind the counter of her new eatery, Happy Dragon Farm. Khim is determined to bring health consciousness to Khmer cuisine while maintaining all the deliciousness of traditional meals.

    Canteen has a tasty take on nutrition

    Publication date 02 May 2018 | 07:19 | ICT

    Rady Khim, the owner of Happy Dragon Farm Canteen, is obsessively fastidious about the food she serves.

  • Sisowath Siriwudd on set during a shoot in July 2016.

    Jailbreak to make its debut on Netflix

    Publication date 02 May 2018 | 07:17 | ICT

    Jailbreak, the genre-busting Cambodian film that opened last year to critical acclaim both at home and abroad has earned another honour: Come Wednesday, the film will be making its Netflix debut.