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News Cambodia » Religion: Hollywood Films Have Become Important Branding Tools For Southeast Asian Nations

News channel or source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/daniellekeetonolsen/2017/10/20/hollywood-films-have-become-important-branding-tools-for-southeast-asia/
Publication date: hursday 19 October 2017

Cambodia’s Fine Art and Culture Ministry booted the sequel ... self-censors content that criticizes the Cambodian government or royal family, portrays religions or focuses on a taboo subject. However, Chai said he’s seen more censorship relax in ...

News Cambodia » Religion: Pope: All religions are called to invoke peace

News channel or source: http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Pope%3A-All-religions-are-called-to-invoke-peace-42084.html
Publication date: uesday 17 October 2017

Pope: All religions are called to invoke peace Middle East South Asia Central Asia North Asia South East Asia East Asia South West Asia Afghanistan Armenia Azerbaijan Bahrain Bangladesh Bhutan Brunei Myanmar Cambodia China East Timor Georgia India ...

News Cambodia » Religion: Religious freedom another casualty of Southeast Asia’s regressive turn

News channel or source: http://daily-sun.com/post/260673/Religious-freedom-another-casualty-of-Southeast-Asia’s-regressive-turn
Publication date: Wednesday 11 October 2017

Amid “diminution of basic civil rights and abuse of human rights defenders”, religious freedom was not a major concern in Cambodia either, except for a lack of guarantee around freedom of expression and assembly. The Communist States of Laos and ...

News Cambodia » Religion: Vietnam-Cambodia Friendship Monument inaugurated

News channel or source: http://english.vietnamnet.vn/fms/society/188444/vietnam-cambodia-friendship-monument-inaugurated.html
Publication date: onday 16 October 2017

Vietnam-Cambodia Friendship Monument in Battambang province ... Addressing the inaugural ceremony, Secretary of State at the Cambodian Ministry of Cults and Religions Nhem Valy thanked the Vietnamese Party, State, army and people for their support ...

News Cambodia » Religion: Cambodia's hidden jungle temple

News channel or source: http://theweek.com/articles/721274/cambodias-hidden-jungle-temple
Publication date: onday 16 October 2017

This week's pick is Beng Mealea, Cambodia. Beng Mealea "gives plenty of hope to the ... or trinket sellers associated with the more famous religious site, and it has a "forgotten, haunted look" that can make any visitor feel as if no one has wandered ...

News Cambodia » Religion: Buddhist monks gather in Cambodia to pray for world peace, prosperity

News channel or source: http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-10/10/c_136669888.htm
Publication date: onday 09 October 2017

The religious event was organized by the Association of Khmer-Chinese in Cambodia. Pung Kheav Se, president of the Association of Khmer-Chinese in Cambodia, said the prayer ceremony brought together 100 Buddhist monks from China, the United States ...

News Cambodia » Religion: A ‘Requiem’ for Cambodian Genocide Victims Wants to Help Bring ‘Peace to the World’

News channel or source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/asian-america/requiem-cambodian-genocide-victims-wants-help-bring-peace-world-n811116
Publication date: Wednesday 18 October 2017

A decade later, the show, “Bangsokol: A Requiem for Cambodia,” is finally a reality ... and two soloists singing in a Cambodian religious chanting style. After its October premiere at the Melbourne Festival, "Bangsokol" is scheduled to come to ...

News Cambodia » Religion: Family, friends mark 21st death anniv of Jesuit martyr

News channel or source: https://www.rappler.com/nation/185616-filipino-jesuit-martyr-cambodia-richie-fernando-death-anniversary
Publication date: uesday 17 October 2017

Fernando was killed on October 17, 1996, after he tried to stop his student, Sarom, from releasing a grenade in a school for the handicapped in Cambodia. Shielding Sarom ... Fernando's religious order, the Society of Jesus, better known as the Jesuits ...

News Cambodia » Religion: 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

“I’m an expert in Cambodia and I have a commitment to Cambodia in the ... the Cambodian temple complex that is the largest religious monument on the planet. Since the 1990s, Angkor Wat has become a major tourist destination with more than two million ...

News Cambodia » Religion: The Architect Who Married Modernism and Ancient Khmer Style

News channel or source: http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/vann-molyvann-modernism-khmer-architecture-cambodia-southeast-asia
Publication date: Sunday 15 October 2017

For many people, the idea of Cambodian architecture begins and ends with the lotus-inspired sandstone towers of Angkor Wat—the medieval temple complex that is considered the largest religious monument ... years that followed Cambodia’s independence ...