A Chinese and Tatmadaw-backed copper mine has left a trail of land disputes and alleged environmental damage, and local farmers fear they may never receive redress.
The country’s agricultural productivity is low. For example, to harvest rice, one day of work generates only 23 kg of paddy in Myanmar, compared to 62 kg in Cambodia, 429 kg in Vietnam, and 547 kg in Thailand.
He said EVs are worth the price tag in Asean if a vehicle is driven 100 kilometres daily and is used for 10 years, but individual buyers often cannot drive EVs such a long distance, so it does not make sense to buy them.
Legislators have called for greater transport connectivity between Mekong Delta provinces and localities like HCMC
Elders within his small village along the Mekong River in Cambodia told Bunnara Min, “Where we have forest, there we have water.” He listened.