What does Independence mean for common Indian

Radha, a mother of a three-year-old, who sells balloons says, “To me independence means freedom from poverty. My child cries for the things which …

by · Saturday, 17 August 2019 · India, Thailand

A force of friendship that’s lasted a lifetime

The goal of this framework is to support the country’s 20-Year National Strategy (2017-2036), which aims to end poverty and boost prosperity. This will …

by · Monday, 5 August 2019 · Thailand

Pompeo hails ‘return to democracy’

He also touted Thailand’s efforts to reduce poverty over the past decades, attributing it to economic cooperation with the United States in the region.

by · Saturday, 3 August 2019 · Thailand

EDITORIAL: Promote inclusive growth to benefit all in Malaysia

In addition, although Malaysia has virtually eliminated absolute poverty today (the United Nations Millennium Development Goals define a daily living …

by · Friday, 2 August 2019 · Malaysia, Thailand

Families need more help to stay above poverty line: Deputy PM

Thanh Hoa, Nghe An, Binh Dinh, Quang Nam and Quang Ngai provinces had the highest poverty rates in the country. Among poor households in …

by · Friday, 26 July 2019 · Thailand

Myths and Reality of Isaan, Poverty and Politics

While ever fewer of Isaan’s residents live in poverty, there are still more of them in Isaan than in any other part of Thailand, according to government …

by · Tuesday, 2 July 2019 · Thailand