Despite nearly “full employment”, 51% of Cambodian workers are in vulnerable jobs, with Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam ranging between 47-58%.
Though there’s progress on rail projects in Laos and Thailand, no one can predict when the dream will become true
The ADB is featuring organic food as a new type of tourism in the GMS, while farmers themselves are suffering, as is the ecology many of these tourists want to experience.
It now seems inevitable that Myanmar will grant the deep water port and SEZ development to China, despite community concerns.
The Global Climate Risk Index for 1996-2015 reveals that China has suffered the most financial loss.
Thailand and other Asian countries needs urgently to prepare for the new challenges shaped by energy transition
Mongabay and Gecko Project collaborate on an in-depth series on the corruption behind Indonesia’s deforestation and land rights crisis.
Disaster risk financing and insurance was one of the important topics that officials of 21 APEC economies discusses this week
China is pushing nations into projects that threaten to create unsustainable debt burden for those countries.