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Every Stunted Child Deprived In Three Or More Areas Of Well-Being

The report Multiple Overlapping Deprivation Analysis on Stunting among children under 5 years, Lao PDR released on Jun 20 indicates that at both national and provincial levels, every stunted child in the Lao PDR is also deprived in three or more areas ...Read More

Burned House on the Mend with THPC Help

A family at Keosenkham village, in Bolikhamxay's Khamkeut district, is able to start rebuilding its house following a fire that took their home away in May.On Jun 20 the Theun-Hinboun Power Company (THPC) handed over construction materials worth 24 mil...Read More

Thailand’s Wild Boars Mark Year Since Going Missing in Cave

MAE SAI - When the 12 young boys and their soccer coach walked into a cave complex in northern Thailand a year ago Sunday, they didn't know their lives were going to forever change.Rising floodwater quickly trapped the youngsters inside the Tham Luang ...Read More

In Taiwan, Airline Employees Go on Strike for Second Time this Year

TAIPEI - Taiwan's second airline employee strike this year to date has impacted more than 25,000 passengers just before a peak travel season, showing the powers of labor unions that are uncommon elsewhere in Asia and even among other Taiwanese professi...Read More

Mekong Region Grows More Important to China-US Relations

Amid increasingly tense China-U.S. relations, a U.S. official alluded to China but did not specifically name China regarding risks and challenges imposed by approaches to dam building and cross-border riverine practices in the Mekong region.At a worksh...Read More