Cambodia to implement the Decent Work Country Programme’s fifth phase soon.
Poverty in Cambodia has fallen dramatically over the last two decades, and continues to fall at a rapid pace, said a high official of the UNDP to Khmer Times yesterday.
Botswana to redouble its efforts to address unemployment, poverty, crime and AIDS.
Various nations, governments, organisations and individuals have committed to maintain peace and prosperity. The world has made progress in this mission over the decades, that’s for sure.
Yuen Yuen Ang, associate professor of political science at the University of Michigan and the author of ‘How China Escaped the Poverty Trap’, lauded Cambodia’s efforts to revive the traditional silk weaving industry.
Zhao Minghao argues that China’s Belt and Road initiative not only provides development opportunities to countries at a disadvantage in the globalisation process, but also adds impetus to further progress in developed countries.
The Chinese Ambassador to Asean, Huang Xilian, yesterday said China is assisting Cambodia and the countries in the CMLV group to successfully tackle poverty by drawing from its own experience.
China will help African countries train more young talent in poverty relief.
Some years ago, a 19-year-old girl neighbour of mine collapsed at home after swallowing some sleeping tablets and 20 tablets of paracetamol.
Lopez Obrador wants to prioritise domestic crude oil production.
Poverty is never a hindrance to success as long as one shows determination to fight through life and achieve his goals whatever it takes.
Under its Boosting Food Projection programme, the government has now successfully opened eight markets for chemical-free vegetables in eight provinces across the country.
Using the conventional poverty rate as an indicator to measure Cambodia’s economic success will soon be obsolete, argues Sim Vireak.
“Manny”, who won back the welterweight world title in stunning fashion yesterday, is idolised by millions in the Philippines.
Funcinpec members are hoping that their message of poverty reduction will resonate among voters.
Funcinpec campaign in Banteay Meanchey province’s Serei Saophoan city.
Myanmar is planning to form the Corruption Prevention Units.
China has shared its strategy on how it won the fight against poverty with Asean.
Nearly half all children in Afghanistan are out of school due to conflict, child marriage and discrimination against girls.
Agriculture Minister urges his officials to carry out reforms to respond to the needs of national economic development.
Poverty in the United States is extensive and is deepening under the Trump administration whose policies seem aimed at removing the safety net from millions of poor, while rewarding the rich, a UN. human rights investigator has found.
Takehiko Nakao outlines 10 priorities in the Asian Development Bank’s key strategy to alleviate poverty in the region.
A total of RM225,000 ($57,000) in aid has been distributed this year in the form of aid packages to 1.600 families across Cambodia through Maybank’s Ramadan Relief programme, according to a bank representative.
Two government agencies sign an agreement to boost and develop the silk sector.
King Norodom Sihamoni praises the government for achieving economic growth.
Half of the planet cannot access essential health services. For many people, paying to see a doctor or even getting immunised against common illnesses is a choice between staying healthy and slipping into poverty.
Former Brazilian president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva is on the verge of going to prison.
Land Management Ministry issues land titles to nearly 800 families living on social land.
In the last 20 years, rapid economic growth in the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) has reduced poverty and brought prosperity to many of its 420 million people.
A UN Development report suggests different methods of lifting Cambodia’s rural poor out of poverty.