City asked three major waste treatment companies to quickly find solutions to deal with the stench they produced.
Plugging up still-free flowing major rivers such as the Irrawaddy and the Salween rivers blocks fish migration and stops sediments and nutrients flows from the Tibetan plateau.
Under the MoU, Italy will provide technical assistance for the establishment of irrigation technical center at the Shwehlanbo river in Mandalay.
In a bold move, the organizers brought a group of bloodied, weakened statues of these animals to Buddhist temples, the center of spiritual life for most Vietnamese, around the country.
Huge convoys of trucks packed with timber, drive straight out of protected areas and across the border into Vietnam, yet the EU has struck a deal with Vietnam that will allow it to certify its own timber exports to Europe.
The issue of property rights looms large as part of various issues that the Southeast Asian country and its people are contending with.
Myanmar has become an important transit point for the illegal wildlife trade in Southeast Asia, according to the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC).
The 12th Lower Mekong Initiative (LMI) Ministerial Meeting took place in Bangkok, Thailand, on August 1, on the sidelines of the 52nd ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM-52).