March 5, 2019Angkor Archaeological Park in Cambodia continues to generate the bulk of tourism revenue for the country from its ticket sales, despite a recent hike inadmission fee, as foreigners marvel at the iconic temple.
December 21, 2018Nativity scenes and creches that are a centuries-old Christmas tradition in Poland's historic royal capital Krakow were granted Unesco special status recently, being added to its register of "Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity".
September 20, 2018Kuala Lumpur has been named World Book Capital for the year 2020 by the Director-General of UNESCO, Audrey Azoulay, on the recommendation of the World Book Capital Advisory Committee.
August 1, 2018Kuala Lumpur mayor Tan Sri Mohd Amin Nordin Abd Aziz said some old structures in KL have potential for recognition under Unesco's World Heritage List. The question is, which structures deserve this honour?