A water treatment facility was built at a cost of about 124 billion baht to treat waste water from hotels. However, it malfunctioned after a short period in operation and was then abandoned due to lack of budget for maintenance.
China, the largest pork producer and consumer, has been trying to contain the outbreak since August. But with no vaccine, the virus keeps spreading.
For decades, local fruit growers have complained about the crumbling roads that have impeded them from efficiently transporting fruits to other regions in China.
The government of Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi pledged to clean up the industry when it took power in 2016, but activists say little has changed.
From China’s Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, the river, the Chinese stretch of which is called the Lancang river, runs through southwest China’s Yunnan Province, Myanmar, Laos, Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam.
An Irrawaddy dolphin, not seen in decades in Vietnam, was caught by a fisherman in the southern province of Ben Tre last Wednesday.
They view projects as staffing too many Chinese, offering limited job opportunities to local people. They also complain about Chinese businesses crowding out local businesses, with Chinese money inflating prices.
Shifting weather patterns have upended work in an industry that depends on sunny, dry days for maximum production.
The survey not only came up with an estimate, but it also came with a dire warning about the severe shortage of highly-skilled labourers in Thailand which threatens economic development objectives.
The latest incidents comes despite Cambodia’s Prime Minister Prime Minister Hun Sen ordering last December that “we must ensure that all the polluted water will not flow into our sea”.