Even though official ceremonies ended, entertainment programmes continued until midnight with thousands of cheering spectators.
Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen has proven to stay close to his compatriots by posting messages on social media everyday during this joyful annual event.
In the same night, His Majesty the King also presided over "Sampeas Preah Khe" - Moon Festival - and "Ok Ambok" - a type of glutinous rice roasted and crushed with pestle eaten with banana or coconut juice.
The celebration of the 66th Anniversary of Cambodia’s Independence Day came to an end this afternoon after His Majesty Norodom Sihamoni, King of Cambodia,
Ministry of Tourism’s Pavilion Attracts Nearly 2,000 Foreign Visitors on First Day of Water Festival
Apart from boat races, "Loy Pratip" - the display of decorative lighted boats from different public institutions, "Sampeas Preah Khe" - Moon Festival, and "Ok Ambok"
Boat races, "Loy Pratip" (floating of illuminated boats), "Sampeas Preah Khè" (Moon Festival) and "Ok Ambok" (eating Ambok: Cambodia's traditional rice flakes with banana and coconut juice),
Phnom Penh, November 10, 2019 --The three-day Water Festival 2019 began this morning with boat races along the Tonle Sap River, in front of the Royal Palace, Phnom Penh.
This year, Nov. 9, is more special as today is the celebration of 66th anniversary of Independence Day, the 66th founding anniversary of the Royal Cambodian Armed Forces, and the Ambok-eating day
Phnom Penh, November 02, 2019 --A total of 44 documents will be examined and approved by the ASEAN leaders and their dialogue partners during the 35th ASEAN Summit and Related Summits in Bangkok, Thailand.
Phnom Penh, November 02, 2019 --Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, this morning took a special plane to Thailand to attend the 35th ASEAN Summit and Related