Hsipaw Township residents want project paused until proper impact assessment can be done
Dozens of Chinese fruit farm employees were deported in fiscal 2017-18 and non-approved chemicals were seized, according to divisional agriculture minister
Experts say Asia lags other regions in creating the right incentives, regulations and infrastructure needed to make electric vehicles more attractive to drivers and businesses.
Greenpeace says Singapore's Wilmar International, the world's biggest palm oil trader, is destroying the forest. Wilmar says the activists are criminals
Skin ailment afflicts nearly 170 villagers who gathered shellfish in Thanzit River in southern Rakhine
Japanese have long been conditioned to prepare for earthquakes, but powerful typhoons and sudden, heavy rains have brought to the forefront another kind of disaster: flooding.
Asia's growing appetite for meat and seafood will cause huge increases in greenhouse gas emissions and antibiotics used in foods, researchers say.
The global watchdog for the palm oil industry must strengthen its standards on ending deforestation or risk becoming irrelevant, say growers, investors and green experts.
The inter-government agency Mekong River Commission says the move raises hopes for more sustainable development of the river.
Protected status of land was removed by outgoing military regime to allow hotel project
Over 3,200 Forestry Dept. staff disciplined in past seven years, most of them rangers
Lawmakers and civil society organizations call for a halt to a hydropower project on the Namtu River, stating it will destroy farms and livelihoods.
Villagers say police blocked them from reaching the regional capital to protest the construction of a cement factory and were later informed that five of them were being sued.
About 300 residents of Moulmein protested on Sunday against a trio of coal-fired antimony factories accused of fouling the air and contaminating grazing grounds.
The city of 7.7 million is one of several Asian cities battling emissions from vehicles and industrial activity.