Daily Archive: November 27, 2011

Phnom Penh: Traffic Jam on Sunday Morning.

Revised Cambodian Public Holidays 2012 – Offizielle Feiertage in Kambodscha (Geändert).

Preliminary List of Public Holidays in Cambodia for year 2012. Cambodian holidays in 2012 includes many traditional festivals and Buddhist holidays, which are based on lunar calendars, thus the Cambodian holiday dates change… Continue reading

Cambodia: The First Khmer Newspaper.

The first Khmer Newspaper, Nagara Vatta, or Nokor Wat/Angkor Wat, was founded in 1936. Read more: http://www.box.com/embed/e6h6s77a7m8f6hx.swf http://khmerization.blogspot.com/2011/11/first-khmer-newspaper-nagara-vatta-or.html

Thailand: Draconian penalties for “lese majeste”.

Thai man sentenced to 20 years in prison for ‘insulting’ monarchy. On Wednesday, Ampon Tangnoppakul, aka “Uncle SMS”was sentenced to 20 years in jail. A Thai court found him guilty of lese majeste… Continue reading