CONSTRUCTION OF ROAD NEAR “NO MAN’S LAND” IN THAI-MYANMAR BORDER RIVER SUSPENDED

BANGKOK, Thailand Thai authorities have suspended the construction of a road near a “No Man’s Land” islet in a river between Thailand and Myanmar at the request of their neighbors,…

CONSTRUCTION OF ROAD NEAR “NO MAN’S LAND” IN THAI-MYANMAR BORDER RIVER SUSPENDED

BANGKOK, Thailand Thai authorities have suspended the construction of a road near a “No Man’s Land” islet in a river between Thailand and Myanmar at the request of their neighbors,…

Manufacturers Shift Work From China to Avoid Tariffs

SEOUL/TOKYO A growing number of Asian manufacturers of products ranging from memory chips to machine tools are moving to shift production from China to other factories in the region in…

Manufacturers Shift Work From China to Avoid Tariffs

SEOUL/TOKYO A growing number of Asian manufacturers of products ranging from memory chips to machine tools are moving to shift production from China to other factories in the region in…

South Korean CSOs Want Government, Company to be Accountable For Lao Dam Disaster

South Korean civil society organizations called for the government and the main partner in a joint venture to take responsibility for the deadly breach of an auxiliary dam at the…

Regional CSOs Boycott Mekong River Forum Over Opposition to Lao Dam

Thai and Cambodian civil society organizations rejected an invitation from the Lao government to attend a regional stakeholder forum on the Pak Lay hydropower dam project, saying that the procedures…

Chinese Dissident Couple Granted Bail But to Face Trial in Thailand

A Thai appeals court on Friday granted bail to Chinese dissidents Wu Yuhua and Yang Chong, who face charges of violating Thai immigration law despite holding United Nations documents describing…

Myanmar Lawmakers, Politicians React to British Foreign Secretary’s Appeal

Politicians in Myanmar on Friday rejected international pressure to hold the country’s powerful military accountable for a brutal crackdown on the Rohingya Muslim minority group.The government of Aung San Sui…