Thailand-based The World Fellowship of Buddhists (WFB) has bestowed the title of “Patron of WFB” on Prime Minister Hun Sen, while General Hun Manet, deputy commander of the Royal Cambodian Armed Forces, will be titled a “senior advisor” to the organisation.

Indonesian university Universitas Negeri Padang has also announced that it will present the prime minister with an honorary doctorate degree for in humanities.

A ceremony to bestow the titles will be held at the capital’s Wat Phnom on May 2.