Myanmar Strives For Wild Elephant Conservation

YANGON, Myanmar, Myanmar’s Yangon regional government, honoured conservationists for their work in wild elephant conservation, which resulted in no killing of wild elephants during 2018.The certificates of honour were presented by Yangon Region Chief …

Saving livelihoods saves lives 2018

In recent years, the number of people experiencing hunger � both chronic and acute � has been alarmingly and persistently high. The annual State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World has repeatedly flagged global attention to the steady rise in t…

Local MP, at Least 10 Others, Killed in NE India

GUWAHATI, INDIA A state legislator in the northeast Indian state of Arunachal Pradesh and at least 10 others were killed Tuesday in an attack by suspected separatist militants, officials said.The attack follows the end of India’s typically violent ge…

Vietnam, EU Snub US on Trade

HO CHI MINH CITY Vietnam and Europe could be swapping more pomelo fruit and Portuguese cheese soon if a new trade deal comes into effect, linking two regions that have been looking for an alternative to the trade tensions brought on by the United Sta…