WHEN BAC Lieu province withdrew last year a thermal power plant proposal submitted to the prime minister, the move was seen as a positive sign, showing greater awareness and willingness to promote green growth.
AS THE MYANMAR Rice Federation has forecast that the nation’s rice exports will reach or exceed a record-breaking 2 million tonnes this year, the government plans to undertake the necessary arrangements for expanding the country’s agricultural market and promoting exports, Deputy Commerce Minister Aung Htoo said.
INFRASTRUCTURE development for transportation connectivity, telecommunications, along with the power, education and health sectors will all be the focus of Asian Development Bank (ADB) in its continuous assistance to Laos in upcoming years.
ABB and IBM on Tuesday announced a strategic collaboration that brings together ABB’s industry-leading digital offering, ABB Ability, with IBM Watson Internet of Things (IoT) cognitive capabilities to unlock new value for customers in utilities, industry and transport and infrastructure.
A MINE in the northern Vietnamese province of Thai Nguyen is generating interest as it has the biggest tungsten reserves in the world, with an estimated 66 million tonnes, or a third of all known global reserves.