Growth forecasted of at least six per cent, possibly 6.3-6.4 per cent, due to increased electricity production, notably from the Xayaboury hydropower plant.
The number of the endangered Irrawaddy dolphins found in Myanmar this year has increased to 79, the highest in a decade,
Realizing the risk of losing the forest, which will seriously affect the biosphere and habitat, the local authorities and people in Cam Thanh commune have been making every effort to protect and revive the nipa forest
The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE) has demanded sectors and localities nationwide to enhance the management of illegal wildlife caging, trading and consumption.
With the drafting of a 10-year multi-purpose project for conserving the watershed areas around Inle Lake in Shan State, key steps have now been taken to conserve the environment around the lake, which is facing degradation.