Come one, come all! The circus is in town

Publication date 13 July 2018 | 10:51 | ICT

Because of the decreasing number of students enrolling in its circus program, as well as dwindling crowds, the Secondary School of Fine Arts (SSFA) has decided to host more acrobatic and circus performances to spark a renewed interest in



  • Cambodia catches the cross-stitch bug

    Publication date 13 July 2018 | 10:07 | ICT

    While cross-stitching won’t make anyone rich, it is a hobby that has been taken up by Cambodian women for years. Some sell their creations, while others are content to give them as gifts or display them in their homes.

  • An orphaned artist paints for support

    Publication date 29 June 2018 | 11:47 | ICT

    Self-taught artist Yi Kakada has spent the past six years demonstrating his skills by painting on walls, fences and other public areas, often without getting paid.

  • In New Zealand, nobody does it like Dara Lee

    Publication date 29 June 2018 | 10:47 | ICT

    Despite not winning the best-in-show award like he did last year, Khmer designer Lee Dara Punleu, 23, was selected people’s choice at the Best Edible Fashions contest in New Zealand for his traditional Kenor costume made of kitchen

  • Capturing the essence of the provinces

    Publication date 22 June 2018 | 11:31 | ICT

    Cambodia has 24 provinces, with Phnom Penh being the capital city. And each has its distinctive flavour.

  • Turning destructive items into beauty

    Publication date 15 June 2018 | 09:22 | ICT

    Lotuses, the Tree of Life, leafs, doves – these have been popular designs for jewellery from time immemorial. At Angkor Bullet Jewellery they prove to be big sellers as well. However, the material used may turn some heads.

  • Let it glow, let it glow, let it glow

    Publication date 01 June 2018 | 08:56 | ICT

    It's now easier than ever to make a glowing impression on your friends the next time you go clubbing, thanks to online business Glow It Up which was started to help Cambodia’s young and trendy embrace the new fashion in luminous clo

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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

  • 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.