The appeal of the unique dragonfish

Publication date 04 June 2018 | 09:56 | ICT

As a group of dragonfish enthusiasts look on, the dazzling creature energetically swims around in a long aquarium in the home of Na Sopich.



  • Cambodia ‘doesn’t’ got talent?

    Publication date 01 June 2018 | 08:56 | ICT

    As the second season of Cambodia’s Got Talent approaches, it is reported that the talent show, part of the global Got Talent franchise, is having a tough time finding contestants.

  • 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.

  • At Banana Kitchen, cuisines prepared by fact-finding

    Publication date 25 May 2018 | 11:13 | ICT

    Foreseeing plenty of challenges resulting from a highly competitive market in Phnom Penh, the restaurateur behind Banana Kitchen, located in a busy neighbourhood of the capital, built the restaurant on findings from detailed research.

  • 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.

  • Cambodian women diving deep, going far

    Publication date 18 May 2018 | 10:28 | ICT

    There is a saying in Khmer that “women cannot dive deep or go far”. The meaning is that women should not stray too far from their traditional gender roles.

  • 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

  • Siem Reap’s unlikely culinary treasure

    Publication date 11 May 2018 | 11:32 | ICT

    Although sausages are not a staple diet of Cambodians, the product of foreign lands has today become one of the many foods that symbolise the growing internationalisation of cuisines that have become common in the city, which was o

  • A café for aspiring entrepreneurs

    Publication date 11 May 2018 | 11:28 | ICT

    Twenty-seven-year-old Eu Pech saw his own failures as an opportunity. Eu dropped out of high school during Grade 11 after a traffic accident.

  • Bird watching

    Publication date 11 May 2018 | 08:17 | ICT

    A peacock rests on top of a parked delivery van on a Phnom Penh street on Wednesday as a man drives past on a motorcycle. According to residents, the peacock is a pet that escaped from its owner.