Cambodia’s PM takes on boy racers

Cambodia’s prime minister has promised to resign if he cannot stop the children of the rich from misbehaving. Hun Sen says he is tired of young men causing chaos on the streets of the capital, Phnom Penh, by racing their expensive cars and motorbikes. He has ordered the police to detain parents if they come … More Cambodia’s PM takes on boy racers

Cambodia celebrates 54th Independence Day

Source: Radio Free Asia (RFA) Cambodia King Norodom Sihamoni ignited the torch inside the Independence Monument to symbolize the country’s liberation from 90 years’ colonial rule by France, while hosting the national ceremony to mark the 54th Independence Day here on Friday.”The victorious torch stands for our freedom and the soul of our nation,” said … More Cambodia celebrates 54th Independence Day

U.S. President’s Message on Cambodian Independence Day

The White House November 9, 2007    U.S. and Cambodian flags. The President of the United States of America, George W. Bush, sent the following message to His Majesty King Sihamoni on the Occasion of the 54th Anniversary of the Independence of the Kingdom of Cambodia: Your Majesty: On behalf of the American people, I … More U.S. President’s Message on Cambodian Independence Day

Field Work in Rural Japan (October, 2007)

It is Autum now, and the color of the leaves start changing into various colors which look so cool to view. As the begining of of this cool but not yet too cold season approaching, 4 groups from my graduate school, including me, went to one Japanese (semi) rural area, which is just 2 hours … More Field Work in Rural Japan (October, 2007)