Ensuring stability of Mekong nations

Publication date 16 October 2018 | 14:11 | ICT

bolstering support to the Indochina countries, which have been making remarkable growth, will lead to the prosperity and stability of the region. The support must be provided steadily.



  • Going full circle for the planet

    Publication date 05 October 2018 | 13:11 | ICT

    THE business case for making our economy more sustainable is clear. Globally, transitioning to a circular economy – where materials are reused, re-manufactured or recycled-could significantly reduce carbon emissions and deliver over $1 trillion in material cost savings by 2025.

  • A chance to do a world of good for pigs

    Publication date 04 October 2018 | 13:40 | ICT

    People who’ve spent time around pigs will tell you that they are playful and compassionate, bond with other pigs, are protective parents, have dreams, and are extremely intelligent.

  • Kingdom strides towards goals

    Publication date 03 October 2018 | 10:49 | ICT

    An international Monetary Fund (IMF) team led by Jarkko Turunen, visited Phnom Penh from September 19 to October 2 to conduct discussions on the 2018 Article IV consultation.

  • Why Vietnam a magnet for Thai firms

    Publication date 02 October 2018 | 12:57 | ICT

    Thailand is being left behind when it should be learning from the success story to its east.

  • Thailand and Malaysia are different

    Publication date 01 October 2018 | 11:48 | ICT

    TElltale reports have come out of neighbouring Southeast Asian nations in recent days that underline their respective situations regarding politics and the fight against corruption.

  • The top risk to the post-Lehman world

    Publication date 25 September 2018 | 11:00 | ICT

    When investment bank Lehman Brothers collapsed on September 15, 2008, Dr Axel Weber – then the president of Germany’s central bank and a member of the governing council of the European

  • EU steps up unity on climate change

    Publication date 24 September 2018 | 11:15 | ICT

    The adverse effects of climate change pose a great threat to our planet and its people. UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres recently described climate change as “the defining issue of our time . . . a direct existential threat”.

  • A chance to end nuclear crisis

    Publication date 18 September 2018 | 15:20 | ICT

    Today the South Korean President Moon Jae-in flies to Pyongyang to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.

  • Kingdom up on development index

    Publication date 17 September 2018 | 11:03 | ICT

    Norway, Switzerland, Australia, Ireland and Germany lead the ranking of 189 countries and territories in the latest Human Development Index (HDI), while Niger, the Central African Republic, South Sudan, Chad and Burundi have the low

  • Youth optimistic about Asean 4.0

    Publication date 12 September 2018 | 10:47 | ICT

    The Fourth Industrial Revolution will have a profound impact on the future of work and jobs. New technologies such as blockchain, artificial intelligence, the Internet of Things, advanced robotics,