In the past two decades, economic success has lifted nearly a billion people out of poverty in Asia. Still, four Asia-Pacific countries are classified as low income, which means 450 million extreme poor live in what are essentially middle-income countries.
The collapse of a dam at the Xe Pian-Xe Nam Noy hydropower project was tragic.
Securities markets have been around for centuries and have been integrated into the lives of many people around the world, whereas for the majority of Cambodians they are a brand new phenomenon. So what is a securities market?
Dear Editor, The national election is now over, and it is decision time for the European Union (EU), which is considering sanctions against Cambodia.
July 29, 2018 was the day that Cambodians exercised their democratic rights and obligations. Overall, the election process was smooth.
Now Cambodia’s national elections have concluded peacefully, the Kingdom’s politicians, civil society and other opinion leaders may be able to make an important contribution to the maintenance or development of democracy in other co
Human beings have been harming nature, with the emission of greenhouse gases, widespread deforestation, colossal-scale mining, sand dredging, and the construction of hydro-electric dams.
In order to finance its ambitious “Build, build, build” program, the Philippines would need the infusion of massive foreign loans. In the past, the country depended on the World Bank, the International Monetary Fund
it makes sense that the Japan Meteorological Agency has sounded the alarm, saying it “recognizes” the current extraordinary weather as a “disaster.”
a strict law on sexual abuse and sexual assault is certainly needed to combat sexual violence in Indonesia.