A UN Report released in Beijing on Monday argues that a key challenge for SE Asia is narrowing the development gap between the original member states and the countries that joined later.
China on Thursday urged parties in northern Myanmar clashes to exercise restraint and immediately cease fire in order to maintain peace and stability near the China-Myanmar border.
Guizhou province, which is home to more impoverished residents than any other province, is stepping up efforts to lift more people out of poverty, while ensuring no damage is done to the local environment.
Two female suspects, one from Indonesia and the other a Vietnamese, were charged on Wednesday with the murder of a man from the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea.
Some 14 limousines were auctioned here on Tuesday as part of the commitment Lao leaders have made to stop driving luxury cars and save government money.
China beat its annual target by lifting 12.4 million people out of poverty in 2016, official data showed Tuesday.