Mekong Monitor

18 April, 2019

Photo credit: Fresh News   TRADE, ECONOMY, AND INVESTMENT   VIETNAM, CAMBODIA Vietnam agrees to sell an additional 50MW of electricity to Cambodia (15 April 2019) Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has agreed

Mekong Monitor

11 April, 2019

Photo credit: Bangkok Post   TRADE, ECONOMY, AND INVESTMENT   THAILAND, CAMBODIA Thailand and Cambodia to officiate new rail link connecting both countries (5 April 2019) Thai transport minister Arkhom Termpittayapaisith announced that Thailand

Mekong Monitor

4 April, 2019

Photo credit: Mizzima Myanmar   TRADE, ECONOMY, AND INVESTMENT   THAILAND, MYANMAR Thai border village calls for faster development to compete with Myanmar’s “new Chinatown” (2 April 2019) Chinese investment in Myanmar’s Kokko border

Mekong Monitor

28 March, 2019

Photo credit: The Irrawaddy   TRADE, ECONOMY, AND INVESTMENT   VIETNAM, THAILAND Vietnam to collaborate with Thai energy developer on US$7.8 billion LNG project (21 March 2019) The provincial government of Vietnam’s Ninh Thuan

Mekong Monitor

21 March, 2019

Photo credit: The Irrawaddy   TRADE, ECONOMY, AND INVESTMENT   MYANMAR, THAILAND Myanmar and Thailand opens new bridge link on the East-West Economic Corridor (19 March 2019) Myanmar State Counselor Daw Aung San Suu

Mekong Monitor

14 March, 2019

Photo credit: Khmer Times   TRADE, ECONOMY, AND INVESTMENT   CAMBODIA, LAOS, VIETNAM CLV Development Triangle Area committee discusses ways to boost economic cooperation (11 March 2019) The 12th Cambodia-Laos-Vietnam Development Triangle Area Joint

Mekong Monitor

7 March, 2019

Photo credit: Bangkok Post   TRADE, ECONOMY, AND INVESTMENT   THAILAND, LAOS Thailand and Laos aim to link countries by high-speed rail by 2023 (6 March 2019) The Thai government hopes to complete the

Mekong Monitor

28 February, 2019

Photo credit: Bangkok Post   TRADE, ECONOMY, AND INVESTMENT   LAOS, VIETNAM Laos and Vietnam sign nine agreements to enhance bilateral ties (27 February 2019) Laos and Vietnam inked nine agreements to enhance bilateral

Mekong Monitor

21 February, 2019

Photo credit: Bangkok Post   TRADE, ECONOMY, AND INVESTMENT   CAMBODIA, VIETNAM Vietnam and Cambodia agree to eliminate tariffs, enhance rice trade (15 February 2019) A meeting between Cambodian commerce minister Pan Sorasak and

Mekong Monitor

14 February, 2019

Photo credit: Bangkok Post   TRADE, ECONOMY, AND INVESTMENT   LAOS, VIETNAM Laos-Vietnam trade cross US$1 billion mark in 2018 (13 February 2019) Trade between Laos and Vietnam reached US$1.28 billion in 2018, according