Culture - Sports

India to support My Son heritage site restoration

The Government of India has allocated 2.5 million USD to assist Vietnam in restoring and preserving the My Son Sanctuary world cultural heritage site in the central province of Quang Nam, according to the provincial Department of Culture, Sports, and Tourism.
Cambodian Gov’t considers lawsuit against opposition leader World

Cambodian Gov’t considers lawsuit against opposition leader

The Cambodian Government is considering legal action against Sam Rainsy, President of opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), over his letter to the country’s King Norodom Sihamoni which is said to rebuke the monarch for endorsing the parliament.
World

Cambodian Princess asks King to mediate political dispute

Leader of the Cambodian royalist FUNCINPEC party, Princess Norodom Arun Rasmey has proposed that King Norodom Sihamoni mediate disputes between the Cambodia People’s Party (CPP) and the Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) to stabilise the current turbulence in the nation.
World

Thai tensions ease as police abandon barricades

Tensions in Bangkok have eased remarkably after Thai police abandoned their defence of the besieged government headquarters, allowing protesters to cross barricades on December 3.
Politics

Congratulations to new Dutch king

President Truong Tan Sang on May 2 sent a message of congratulations to the monarch of the Kingdom of the Netherlands Willem Alexander on the occasion of his enthronement on April 30.
Cambodian King Father to be cremated on Feb. 4 World

Cambodian King Father to be cremated on Feb. 4

Cambodia's King Father Norodom Sihanouk, who died at the age of 89 last month, will be cremated on February 4 following a national ceremony, Prime Minister Hun Sen said on November 26.