Latest news and today's news from Cambodia » Culture

... from Bing and Google News

Cambodia , Monday 19 February 2018

News Cambodia » Culture: Long thought to have been Cambodia’s capital during a ‘dark age’, digs are unearthing Longvek’s place as a centre of global trade

News channel or source: http://www.phnompenhpost.com/national-post-depth/long-thought-have-been-cambodias-capital-during-dark-age-digs-are-unearthing
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

“A lot of people, especially Cambodians, are not aware of Longvek,” said Phon Kaseka, an archaeologist with the Royal Academy of Cambodia’s Institute of Culture of Fine Arts. More so than its actual history, the thing most commonly associated with ...

News Cambodia » Culture: Cambodia ousts tourists over alleged lewd behavior

News channel or source: https://www.mercurynews.com/2018/02/12/cambodia-ousts-tourists-over-alleged-lewd-behavior/
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Cambodian authorities have pushed back with increasing force against tourists who do not show the appropriate respect to the nation’s cultural treasures. At least three times in 2015, a group of tourists was arrested at the Angkor Archaeological Park for ...

News Cambodia » Culture: Westerners arrested for sexually suggestive dancing deported from Cambodia

News channel or source: https://www.cbsnews.com/news/westerners-arrested-for-sexually-suggestive-dancing-deported-from-cambodia/
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

"I did not know, nor did I think attending a pool party would be offensive in Cambodian culture," Kazoleas said. "I apologize to anyone who thinks it was, but ... when I attended the party I was not taking part in any pornographic dancing or anything the ...

News Cambodia » Culture: Cambodia deports Westerners for “pornographic” dancing

News channel or source: https://wdef.com/2018/02/12/cambodia-deports-westerners-for-pornographic-dancing/
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

“I did not know, nor did I think attending a pool party would be offensive in Cambodian culture,” Kazoleas said. “I apologize to anyone who thinks it was, but … when I attended the party I was not taking part in any pornographic dancing or anything ...

News Cambodia » Culture: Cambodia's Genocide Museum Conserves Clothing of Khmer Rouge Victims

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/cambodia-genocide-museum-begins-conserving-clothing-of-khmer-rouge-victims/4245122.html
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

Now this is changing, as the garments’ value as evidence and cultural artifacts is being recognized. Beginning late last month, the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, which is administered by Cambodia's Ministry of Culture, began a multi-year project.

News Cambodia » Culture: Cruising the Mekong River in Cambodia and Vietnam, noshing on tarantulas

News channel or source: https://www.azcentral.com/story/travel/destinations/2018/02/16/mekong-river-cruise-vietnam-cambodia-phnom-penh/331717002/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Welcome to the Mekong River in Vietnam and Cambodia, which offers an unvarnished and fascinating glimpse into the fabric of an exotic and welcoming culture that has changed little over the centuries. The Scenic Spirit anchored on the Mekong River near Tan ...

News Cambodia » Culture: Cambodia frees on bail 7 Westerners held for 'dirty dancing'

News channel or source: http://www.heraldextra.com/news/world/cambodia-frees-on-bail-westerners-held-for-dirty-dancing/article_adc232c1-0fe0-56d6-a0fe-702aa69e4e7a.html
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

Declaring that he had lived in Cambodia for two years, he said "I respect the culture, I help Cambodian children, I help Cambodian families." "I don't want to make any problems with Cambodia," he said. "It's just one mistake ... I'm sorry." Asked by an off ...

News Cambodia » Culture: Rosewood Phnom Penh Opens In The Heart Of The Capital's Cultural And Business Center

News channel or source: http://markets.businessinsider.com/news/stocks/Rosewood-Phnom-Penh-Opens-In-The-Heart-Of-The-Capital-s-Cultural-And-Business-Center-1015527347
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia, Feb. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Rosewood Phnom Penh opens today, nestled in the iconic 39-story Vattanac Capital Tower prominently located in the central cultural and business district along Preah Monivong Boulevard. At 188 meters high ...

News Cambodia » Culture: Rosewood Phnom Penh Hotel Opens in Cambodia

News channel or source: https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article98463.html
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Rosewood Phnom Penh opens today, nestled in the iconic 39-story Vattanac Capital Tower prominently located in the central cultural and business district along Preah Monivong Boulevard. At 188 meters high, atop the tallest building in the Cambodian capital ...

News Cambodia » Culture: Rosewood Opens Hotel in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

News channel or source: http://www.asiatraveltips.com/news18/132-RosewoodPhnomPenh.shtml
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Rosewood has expanded its portfolio of luxury hotels to Phnom Penh, Cambodia. The Rosewood Phnom Penh is located in the 39-storey Vattanac Capital Tower in the central cultural and business district along Preah Monivong Boulevard. At 188 meters high ...