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News Cambodia » Culture: Cambodia bans Hollywood's 'Kingsman' for country's portrayal as crime hub

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/cambodia-bans-hollywoods-kingsman-countrys-portrayal-crime-hub-054957493.html
Publication date: hursday 12 October 2017

The action-comedy sequel follows a fictional British spy organisation that joins forces with an American counterpart to search for a drug lord's hideout, which turns out to be a jungle-ringed temple in Cambodia. Bok Borak, director of the Culture Ministry ...

News Cambodia » Culture: Indomitable spirit of intangible culture

News channel or source: http://www.asianage.com/life/art/171017/indomitable-spirit-of-intangible-culture.html
Publication date: onday 16 October 2017

It is impossible to think of Cambodian dance without reflecting on the devastation of their population, along with their culture, in the not so distant past. In my early years in India in the 1970’s, I was friends with a fellow foreign dance student from ...

News Cambodia » Culture: A Guide to Cambodia's Killing Fields

News channel or source: https://theculturetrip.com/asia/cambodia/articles/a-guide-to-cambodias-killing-fields/
Publication date: uesday 17 October 2017

This was almost a quarter of the country’s population. Killing fields dot the country of Cambodia, with more than 20,000 mass grave sites containing more than 1.38 million bodies according to the Documentation Centre of Cambodia (DC-Cam). The largest ...

News Cambodia » Culture: ASEAN Plus Three to promote people-to-people connectivity through tourism and cultural exchanges

News channel or source: http://asean.org/asean-plus-three-to-promote-people-to-people-connectivity-through-tourism-and-cultural-exchanges/
Publication date: Wednesday 18 October 2017

PHNOM PENH, 18 October 2017 – The Regional Workshop for East Asian Volunteers’ Programme is being held on 15-19 October in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. The key objectives ... people connectivity through tourism and cultural exchanges. Dr. Sok Siphana, Advisor ...

News Cambodia » Culture: Cambodia Bans ‘Kingsman: The Golden Circle’

News channel or source: http://variety.com/2017/film/asia/cambodia-bans-kingsman-golden-circle-1202589150/
Publication date: Friday 13 October 2017

“After we reviewed the film we found some problems,” Bok Borak, from the Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts told Cambodian English-language daily Phnom Penh Post. “I was very disappointed when I first heard that ‘Kingsman 2’s approval by our local ...

News Cambodia » Culture: Cambodia supports Singapore's Chairmanship of ASEAN in 2018

News channel or source: http://www.ibtimes.sg/cambodia-supports-singapores-chairmanship-asean-2018-balakrishnan-visit-mou-signed-18261
Publication date: uesday 17 October 2017

Dr Balakrishnan, who was granted an audience with King Norodom Sihamoni at the Royal Palace in Phnom Penh in the morning, reaffirmed the warm and longstanding ties between Singapore and Cambodia, increasing economic and cultural links, tourism flows and ...

News Cambodia » Culture: Selkirk College Instructor Focused on Change in Cambodia

News channel or source: http://www.pressreleasepoint.com/selkirk-college-instructor-focused-change-cambodia
Publication date: hursday 19 October 2017

As a UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) World Heritage Site, it’s also one of the most active archeological sites in the world. A Long Relationship With the People of Cambodia Youngblutt fell in love with Cambodia ...

News Cambodia » Culture: Cambodia cultural week in Vietnam

News channel or source: http://en.dangcongsan.vn/culture/cambodia-cultural-week-in-vietnam-457987.html
Publication date: Sunday 15 October 2017

The event will be held to mark the 50th founding anniversary of Vietnam - Cambodia diplomatic relations, the Vietnam - Cambodia Friendship Year and implement the Cooperation Plan in the field of Artistic Culture between Vietnam’s Ministry of Culture ...

News Cambodia » Culture: What Went Wrong With Cambodia’s Opposition Party

News channel or source: https://thediplomat.com/2017/10/what-went-wrong-with-cambodias-opposition-party/
Publication date: uesday 17 October 2017

The opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP ... The deal, which was opposed by Kem Sokha but championed by Sam Rainsy, also ushered in a so-called “culture of dialogue” that Morgenbesser says legitimized the CPP’s hold on power and put ...

News Cambodia » Culture: The Cleveland Museum of Art opens: Beyond Angkor: Cambodian Sculpture from Banteay Chhmar

News channel or source: http://artdaily.com/news/99518/The-Cleveland-Museum-of-Art-opens--Beyond-Angkor--Cambodian-Sculpture-from-Banteay-Chhmar-
Publication date: Saturday 14 October 2017

In 2015 the Cleveland Museum of Art forged a Cultural Cooperation Agreement with the National Museum of Cambodia, following the transfer of a tenth-century Khmer sculpture of the monkey god Hanuman from Cleveland to Cambodia. The agreement allowed for ...