Shipwreck found off Malacca

An archaeologist has claimed the discovery of a Dutch shipwreck off Malacca – it appears that his discovery of the wrecks have been done without the permissions of the local museums department though.

Diver tells of sunken treasure in Malacca
The Star, 01 July 2012
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Vietnam, India strengthen links over archaeology

Vietnam and India strengthen archaeological cooperation over a conference about the My Son Sanctuary last week, where India pledged aid to help conserve the world heritage site.

Cham form cultural link to India
Viet Nam News, 27 June 2012

Cham civilisations in the spotlight
VNA, via Tuoi Tre News, 27 June 2012

India helps to restore My Son heritage site
VNA, via Tuoi Tre News, 22 June 2012

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Lenggong Valley to be put on World Heritage List

The Lenggong Valley in Perak is among the newest sites to be included as World Heritage after this year’s annual conference.

Sites in Iran, Malaysia, Canada, Slovenia, Spain, Germany, Portugal and France on UNESCO’s World Heritage List
Unesco, 30 June 2012

Lenggong Valley, Perak, gets World Heritage Site status
The Star, 01 July 2012

Unesco declares Lenggong Valley world heritage site
The Malaysian Insider, 01 July 2012
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