Farmers urged to use water more efficiently as there is less water behind the country’s more than 300 reservoirs and dams despite the current rainy season.
The Nam Ngiep 1 project will export most of its electricity to Thailand, but also serve the domestic market.
The Democrat and Future Forward parties have separately demanded that the House set up an ad hoc committee to assess the impacts of Thailand’s massive Eastern Economic Corridor projects.
Two Vietnamese women are demonstrating how nature can do so much more for humankind when efforts are made to work within its bounds.
Just two decades ago Cambodia still had one of the world’s highest tiger populations, according to some estimates. Yet within a decade almost all the big cats in the war-torn country lost out to habitat loss and poachers.
Critics of the 1,285-megawatt Xayaburi hydropower dam in northern Laos fear recent upgrades to the controversial project won’t be enough to save the Mekong River from ecological damage.
The total water flow in the upstream Mekong Rivers was 28-31 per cent lower than the average amount recorded over many years.
A state-owned construction company is planning to build a 155 km (96 mile) expressway through the Mekong Delta using ODA and public funds.