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.
Senior foreign affairs officials from China, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam agreed to deepen pragmatic cooperation.
After the deployment of UNTAC in 1992, Cambodia became an NGO heaven. An influx of foreign aid came to Cambodia unlike anywhere else.
For the city’s homeless, Phnom Penh’s busy intersections, pagodas, markets and tourist sites are places of work.
The Alliance for Conflict Transformation is publishing a report into challenges faced by children working on the streets.
As Asean is working towards the realisation of its 2025 vision, it must holistically address the development disparity and capacity gap between and within the member states.