Myanmar hopes to put the temples of Bagan in the World Heritage list, and this article discusses why the nomination may be dismissed and what a listing may potentially do for local infrastructure.
Burma Seeks World Heritage Status for Ancient Royal Capital
Voice of America, 08 March 2013
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A French team of archaeologists have excavated the remains of a pre-Angkoran temple in the massive West Baray (reservoir) of Angkor.
Seventh century temple unearthed at West Baray
Phnom Penh Post, 01 March 2013
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A feature on Cambodian archaeologist Thuy Chanthourn and his work excavating ironworking sites in Preah Vihear Province.
The Ancient Ironworks of Angkor
The Cambodian Daily, 05 March 2013
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Three royal buildings in Myanmar’s cultural capital Mandalay are to be restored.
Three royal buildings in Mandalay to be restored
The Myanmar Times, 04 March 2013
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