Illustrations from a picture book. Photo supplied

A small market for good childrens’ books

Publication date 30 January 2018 | 11:24 | ICT

For decades the books and textbooks essential for a good education have been scarce in Cambodia, and the available materials lacking in many aspects. This is particularly the case when it comes to educational books for children under the



  • Teachers interact with preschool children at Home of English school.

    Language skills can bloom early

    Publication date 30 January 2018 | 12:22 | ICT

    It is commonly accepted that the earlier one learns a second language the easier it is to master. But is it ever too early for children to receiving language lessons in a classroom?

  • A teacher helps one or her young students. Photo supplied

    Civil society filling need for pre-schools in rural areas, but state catching up

    Publication date 30 January 2018 | 12:18 | ICT

    For years NGOs and commune councils have been providing pre-school and kindergarten education to young children in impoverished rural areas.

  • A group of young students play in their classroom. Photo supplied

    Getting an earlier start

    Publication date 30 January 2018 | 11:54 | ICT

    The Ministry of Education has set the mandatory age for school enrolment at 6, yet many Cambodian parents are starting to send their children to school at a much earlier age.

  • An impression of a new Little Kingdoms School in Phnom Penh.

    Ad | Little Kingdoms School to expand its realm

    Publication date 30 January 2018 | 11:28 | ICT

    Little Kingdoms School, a nursery and preschool backed by one of Cambodia’s most prestigious educational organisations, MJQE, will open its doors in March, welcoming children from ages two to five.

  • Multimedia Service Operator SingMeng provides Triple Play Solution in Cambodia

    Publication date 28 November 2017 | 10:50 | ICT

    With a strong sense of shared culture and a desire to bring high-tech connectivity to the Cambodian people, SingMeng Telemedia is the only Multimedia Service Operator (M.S.O) to provide a whole service based on the “Triple Play” sol

  • Voxpop: Kantha Bopha

    Publication date 15 November 2017 | 16:01 | ICT

    Millions of Cambodian children, from all provinces in the country, are treated daily at Kantha Bopha Children’s Hospitals.

  • Cambodia expects rapid decline in maternal death rate by 2030

    Publication date 15 November 2017 | 15:58 | ICT

    Maternal and newborn health is a top priority of the Cambodian government, with efforts having resulted in impressive gains in expanding the reach of services for maternal and newborn health.

  • What is the best time to see an orthodontist?

    Publication date 15 November 2017 | 15:53 | ICT

    What is an orthodontist?

  • People perform during a drag show at Blue Chili.

    Beauty, fashion shine in Cambodia’s emerging drag scene

    Publication date 15 November 2017 | 14:27 | ICT

    Everyone wants to look their best, but few can match the cosmetology skills seen in Cambodia’s drag scene.

  • Patients wait to be treated at the Transcultural Psychosocial Organization.

    Self-care is part of dealing ​with mental health issues

    Publication date 15 November 2017 | 14:21 | ICT

    As Cambodian people continue to cope with surviving decades of war, mental health problems remain a problem due to how people communicate with others and their environment.