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Survivors of Dam Collapse in Laos to Receive Half Compensation on ...

On the night of July 23, 2018, water poured over a saddle dam at the Xe Pian Xe Namnoy (PNPC) hydropower project in Champassak, Laos, sweeping away homes and causing severe flooding in up to 12 villages downstream in Champassak and neighboring Attapeu ...Read More

Survivors of Dam Collapse in Laos to Receive Half Compensation on ...

On the night of July 23, 2018, water poured over a saddle dam at the Xe Pian Xe Namnoy (PNPC) hydropower project in Champassak, Laos, sweeping away homes and causing severe flooding in up to 12 villages downstream in Champassak and neighboring Attapeu ...Read More

Rural Laotians Suffer as Drought in Mekong Region Worsens

An extensive drought in Southeast Asia that has lasted since the beginning of this year is creating difficulties for people dependent on the Mekong river and its tributaries.In Laos, the problem has fallen hard on the many people living along the Mekon...Read More

Rural Laotians Suffer as Drought in Mekong Region Worsens

An extensive drought in Southeast Asia that has lasted since the beginning of this year is creating difficulties for people dependent on the Mekong river and its tributaries.In Laos, the problem has fallen hard on the many people living along the Mekon...Read More

Why China and Vietnam Can’t Stop Clashing With Each Other

China and Vietnam are continuing to clash over a maritime sovereignty dispute despite diplomacy and calm being displayed by other claimants to the same sea.The Communist neighbors talk regularly about their differences party-to-party as well as through...Read More