In Thailand, however, communities are being evicted from national parks under a law aimed at conserving forests.
Though floods from the Lao dam collapse occured two months ago, people are yet to experience the worst of it.
Myanmar’s first coal power plant is allegedly discarding hazardous waste into the Tigyit stream, which is connected to sources of drinking water.
Decision-making to shift away from budgetary consideration to a framework where the priority is for projects which are truly needed by the population.
The Lao Government and Viet Phương Group (VPG) will implement a US$650 million bauxite mining and processing project in Laos’ Sekong province.
With the help of smart technologies Vietnam can become one of the top 15 most developed agricultural economies in the world in just ten years.
The fourth Industrial Revolution offers integration opportunities given the rising role of soft and digital connectivity within economies.
The Mekong River Committee plans to hold an open forum this month on the development of hydropower dams along the river. NGOs plan to boycott the event.