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Poverty, Inequality in Thailand on the Rise, World Bank Says

Thailand's poverty rate has been rising in recent years despite steady, if slow, overall economic growth, a new World Bank report says, widening the gap between rich and poor in Southeast Asia's second-largest economy."Taking the Pulse of Poverty and I...Read More

Landmark Settlement in Cambodian Land-grab Falls Short for Many ...

It has been more than a decade since 64-year old Khorn Khorn lost three hectares of land to a close ally of Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen. The controversial senator Ly Yong Phat wanted the holding to expand a sugarcane plantation in Kampong Speu pro...Read More