Part of India’s efforts to step up bilateral engagements under the rubric of the ‘Act East’ and the ‘Neighbourhood First’ policies.
A key bridge that developed a serious crack even before opening could open to traffic next year.
“This process is merely aimed at rubber stamping yet another project in the Mekong.”
The disappearance of Sombath Somphone, an award-winning environmental campaigner, drew rare international attention to the poor rights record of Laos.
Severe flooding triggered by torrential rains has left Da Nang’s seas and beaches filthy with garbage and sewage.
Authorities in Hà Tĩnh recommend the formation of a project for the urgent protection of elephants in the province’s Vũ Quang National Park.
Industry insiders and researchers agreed that the government should do more to promote farming practices based on newer technologies and that are less dependent on pesticides and other chemical-based products.
“We hear a lot about the [BRI] contribution, but it will be also really great to hear about what is the problem that BRI has brought about.”