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The ‘Granny Program’ giving access to life’s small joys

A group of grandmothers from an impoverished area of Stung Meanchey have a busier schedule than they ever imagined they would in their 80s and 90s.

Fri, 5 May 2017 Keo Ratana, Jenni Reid

What's on this weekend: A rooftop bar launch, French election party, and a Shakespearean tragedy

It's an exciting weekend for parties in Phnom Penh, including a cheese and wine night at Chinese House where you can watch the results of a momentous French election roll in, a DJ-packed pool party at Tusk, and the official launch o

Fri, 5 May 2017 Post Staff

Phnom Penh eats: Chicken claws at The House of Lu

Delicious food and a special name brought huge fame to Jeung Mon Ptas Lu – “The House of Lu’s Chicken Claws” – restaurant in Phnom Penh.

Tue, 2 May 2017 Post Staff
Remedy Man, from Serey Siv’s series of photos taken while walking along Highway 6. Photo supplied

Photographer rediscovers his roots

Canadian-born Serey Siv, 31, took an unlikely path to Cambodia, going from being an English teacher and J-pop recording artist in Tokyo to owning a café in Siem Reap, by way of Seoul and Montreal.

Tue, 2 May 2017 Alessandro Marazzi Sassoon

Exhibition puts a face on ‘Adhoc 5’

While five current and former officials at human rights NGO Adhoc languished in prison, where they remain today, Miguel Jerónimo decided to bring attention to the people whose lives have been touched by the human rights workers.

Thu, 27 April 2017 Anna Koo

Kep club set to train young sailors

The country’s first official sailing club is ready to get Cambodian students on the water, as part of a collaborative effort between Kep boutique resort Knai Bang Chatt and the Cambodian Sailing Federation (CSF).

Tue, 25 April 2017 Anna Koo

Breaking silence on forced marriage

Mom Vun speaks not for the camera, but to a courtroom: “This was unforgettable humiliation,” she says.

Mon, 24 April 2017 Erin Handley

Khmer New Year games: it’s never too late to try them out

Even though games such as “Fight for the leaf” or “Hide the towel” are traditionally played during the Khmer New Year holidays, no one eve

Fri, 21 April 2017 Caterina Rossi, Mean Sangha David
The Royal Palace in Phnom Penh, which will operate usual opening hours over the Khmer New Year.

A guide to spending Khmer New Year in Phnom Penh

One of the biggest holidays of the Cambodian calendar, Khmer New Year, kicks off this week, as people around the country prepare to eat and drink with family, play traditional games, and visit a pagoda with food as a blessing.

Wed, 12 April 2017 Jenni Reid