Logo of Phnom Penh Post newspaper Phnom Penh Post - Post life

Living by traditional bow and arrow in Bhutan

Publication date 19 October 2018 | 10:44 | ICT

EVERY weekend Bhutanese Pema Dorji channels his inner Robin Hood and aims for the bull’s-eye, but not without generous sips of the local brew and a leg-kicking dance and song routine.



  • Wall climbing a good start to overcome acrophobia

    Publication date 19 October 2018 | 10:01 | ICT

    If you ever wished you could overcome the fear of heights, wall climbing may be the answer.

  • Blue wine? A startup in Spain shakes things up

    Publication date 18 October 2018 | 10:14 | ICT

    Five years ago, a group of university students in Spain’s Basque Country decided they wanted to shake up a sector – any sector – but preferably one to do with food or drink.

  • Hard sell? Metropolitan Opera aims to draw more millennials

    Publication date 16 October 2018 | 14:03 | ICT

    THE Metropolitan Opera is digging deep into its bag of tricks as it attempts to lure in younger generations more familiar with “Mozart in the Jungle” than its long-dead inspiration.

  • Bollywood king says new age dawning for Indian film

    Publication date 15 October 2018 | 11:45 | ICT

    BOLLYWOOD box office king Rajkumar Hirani believes a new golden age is dawning for the Indian movie industry as filmmakers look outside the box to tell more varied stories.

  • Art rebels Basquiat, Schiele face off in Paris shows

    Publication date 05 October 2018 | 13:08 | ICT

    THOUSANDS of Two new major exhibitions opening in Paris on Wednesday counterpoint the work of a pair of art world rebels – Jean-Michel Basquiat and Egon Schiele.

  • Enjoy a tall latte surrounded by the flavours of 16th century Cambodia

    Publication date 05 October 2018 | 09:09 | ICT

    As coffee begins to saturate the market in Phnom Penh and beyond, with many cafes shut down one after another, young entrepreneurs who are still passionate about the business are finding ways to attract customers.

  • Busan film fest seeks ‘reunion’ after disaster

    Publication date 03 October 2018 | 12:17 | ICT

    ORGANISERS of Asia’s largest film festival have issued a rallying cry to its supporters as the event emerges from years of starring in its own political drama.

  • Neither rich nor crazy: labourers’ plight in Singapore shown in film

    Publication date 03 October 2018 | 11:07 | ICT

    A WORLD away from the opulence showcased in hit rom-com “Crazy Rich Asians”, a critically acclaimed film noir is shedding light on a less well-known side of Singapore – the precarious existence of its migrant workers.

  • Get the taste of avocados all year in Mondulkiri

    Publication date 03 October 2018 | 10:18 | ICT

    Mondulkiri Province is famous for its locally grown avocados, and picking them with your own two hands is an experience that shouldn’t be missed.

  • Brew-tiful Cambodia

    Publication date 03 October 2018 | 10:14 | ICT

    Something is brewing in Cambodia.