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Thailand plans new rail route to Cambodia

World

Thailand plans new rail route to Cambodia

Thailand’s Transport Ministry is planning to open a new rail route to link Sa Kaeo province, about 200 km east of Bangkok, with Cambodia to facilitate cross-border trade, and boost tourism around the eastern border of the country.

Vietnamese, Cambodian religious officials hold talks

Politics

Vietnamese, Cambodian religious officials hold talks

Head of Vietnam’s Government Committee for Religious Affairs Vu Chien Thang said he wishes that the Cambodian Ministry of Cults and Religion would create favourable conditions for overseas Vietnamese following Buddhism and Caodaism in the country to join religious activities.

Needy Vietnamese in Cambodia receive gifts

Society

Needy Vietnamese in Cambodia receive gifts

A delegation of the Vietnamese Embassy in Cambodia and the Khmer-Vietnam Association (KVA) on March 15-16 visited and presented gifts to Vietnamese in difficult circumstances in Pursat and Battambang provinces.

ASEAN countries discuss smart cities

World

ASEAN countries discuss smart cities

Representatives from 10 ASEAN member states met in Singapore on July 8 to discuss smart cities within the framework of the ongoing World Cities Summit (WCS), which takes place from July 6 – 11.