Though there’s progress on rail projects in Laos and Thailand, no one can predict when the dream will become true
A Thai company planning to build a $2.8 billion power plant says its advanced technology will prevent damage to the environment, but nearby residents are sceptical.
if Cambodia, Laos and Việt Nam take advantage of recent advances in renewable power generation and transmission technologies, they can achieve energy security
An abundance of cheap power from China could stall Laos’ plans to become the “battery of Southeast Asia.”
The MRC launched two joint projects to better manage the Mekong basin resources, especially monitoring the impact of the controversial Don Sahong dam.
Civic groups in Shan State lambasted a plan by the Myanmar government and the International Finance Corporation (IFC) to build a hydroelectric power project in the state.
By funding infrastructure and development, China can increase its economic and strategic leverage over poorer neighbors.
Water management decision making is concentrated in the hands of the politically and financially powerful few, who determine how water gets allocated.
Burma’s exporting ecological destruction along with its genocide of the Rohingya.
Leaders of the six countries sharing the Mekong River on Wednesday adopted a five-year plan of action on sub-regional cooperation.
China has the upper hand over a resource that serves as the economic lifeblood of its poor southern backyard.