15 people died and 62 were injured during Pchum Ben in traffic-related accidents.
18 fires across the country during three days of the Pchum Ben festival.
Cambodia recorded more than 1 million tourists over the three-day holiday period of Pchum Ben
“Pchum Ben” Festival or the Festival for the Dead is the second biggest festival for the Cambodian people after the Khmer New Year.
Over 450,000 people are reported to have visited tourist destinations yesterday.
Pchum Ben festival, a 15-day religious Buddhist ceremony to honour and bless deceased ancestors.
Businesses around Cambodia once again gear up for a wave of domestic tourism.
Plant-based packaging materials are becoming increasingly popular for offerings in Phnom Penh and some other provinces, which is a positive environmental trend and alternative to plastic.
Police to beef up security to ensure public’s safety during the Pchum Ben festival.
Minister of Health Mam Bun Heng has instructed provincial governors and relevant officials to implement COVID-19 transmission prevention measures in pagodas across the country in preparation of the Pchum Ben festivities.
Sneak attack of Kralan on road to homeland: A traditional snack for business in the eyes of young generation
IT would have been sinful to miss this popular snack during my Pchum Ben motorbike ride from Pailin to Battambang province, which meant spending long hours in the saddle.
AS we sail past Pchum Ben and into October, the first flickerings of high season are being spotted on the horizon. Here’s a taste of what’s coming up over the month
Nearly 20 killed and 60 injured in traffic accidents over past two two days of the Pchum Ben festival.
City Hall calls on transportation companies to refrain from increasing bus fares.
The Interior Ministry’s Fire Department is warning people to be wary of fires.
Pchum Ben has been celebrated as long as any Khmer can remember. It is a Buddhist festival for relatives who have passed away.
A security plan to ensure safety and stability during Pchum Ben festival.
PM calls on all relevant authorities to increase security measures during Pchum Ben.
Interior Minister orders to monitor former CNRP activists during Pchum Ben festival.
Prime Minister Hun Sen has urged authorities at all levels and institutions to ensure safety, security
Labour Ministry is reminding employers to give workers four days off for Pchum Ben.
City Hall announces it will provide free buses for Pchum Ben later this month.
The government will provide a 50,000 riel ($12.50) bonus to all civil servants for the upcoming Pchum Ben festival, according to a sub-decree issued on Thursday.
PM decided to eliminate seven public/bank holidays as of 2020 in a bid to ease business’ concerns over productivity and to make the Kingdom more competitive.
The Pchum Ben festival (Oct 8 – 10) has seen the Department of Traffic Police and Public Order report 53 traffic accidents country-wide. These accidents caused 28 deaths and 85 injuries, 65 of which were serious.
Cambodia observes a myriad of traditions and rituals all throughout the year, with each celebration bearing a significant meaning and purpose. On September 25, Khmer Buddhists started the 15-day Pchum Ben religious festival or Ancestors Day.
As Pchum Ben approaches, the Environment Ministry reminds of keeping cities clean.
Bun Veasna says spirits walk among the living during Pchum Ben.
Before the sun rose on September 25, “para peak veaksot” was heard everywhere in Cambodia. It was to mark the beginning of a religious festival that has been practiced for centuries.
City Hall says it has readied +200 free rides buses from the capital to 17 provinces.