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Vietnam has allocated a budget of US$340 million to restore the 2,000-year-old Co Loa Citadel. The funds will be used to preserve the Hanoi fort for posterity and turn the surrounding 2,120-acre site into a park themed on history and ecology.
Chiang Rai is the biggest town in the far north of Thailand and one of the main gateways to the neighbouring countries of Myanmar and Laos. Although there are quite a few border crossings in the area, the only two with official immigration and customs facilities are at Mae Sai and Chiang Khong.
City authorities in Kuala Lumpur are gearing up for the inaugural City Grand Prix scheduled for the weekend after next. Media sources in the Malaysian capital city say up to 100,000 spectators are expected to attend the three-day event scheduled to kick off on 7 August.