Cambodia enhances security during traditional new year ASEAN

Cambodia enhances security during traditional new year

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen on April 3 ordered Government agencies and the armed forces to beef up security during the celebration of the traditional New Year Bunpimay, or Buon Hotnam, which falls on April 14-16.
Pearls shine in Phu Quoc Island Travel

Pearls shine in Phu Quoc Island

Phu Quoc Island in the southern province of Kien Giang is famous not only for its wild and beautiful beaches but also for its prestigious pearl farming.
Society

Hanoi jewellery show rings true

The splendid jewellery of the upper class as well as modest grassroots objects are featured at an exhibition of ancient jewellery, opened on August 30 in Hanoi's Vietnam National Museum of History.
Culture - Sports

Archaeological discovery proves cultural similarity

Graves and burial jars recently discovered at Phoi Phoi-Bai Coi archaeological site in the central province of Ha Tinh are the same found in the Republic of Korea (RoK). It reveals similarities among contemporary Asian cultures, Hong Jin-geun from RoK National Museum has said.