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She noted that the Cambodian government's attitude towards hydropower may be shifting after last year's opening of the Lower Sesan II dam on the Sesan River, a major tributary to the Mekong in Stung Treng province.
Ambassador Williams said the Mekong River is a vital resource for all five countries south of China and lower Mekong.
The fleets will cruise over the Mekong River from Thailand's Golden Triangle to the ancient Lao capital and now UNESCO World Heritage city of Luang Prabang.
While the global trends are worrisome, and the threats against species and their habitats here in the Greater Mekong are massive, these new species discoveries give us enormous hope," said WWF's Lee Poston.
A comparative analysis of the UN Watercourses Conventions, which came into force in August 2014; the UN Economic Commission for Europe Water Convention, which opened to all states in March 2016; and the 1995 Mekong Agreement shows that the three are generally compatible, Kinna and Rieu-Clarke say, but also argue that the two conventions can render the Mekong Agreement more up to date, robust, and practical.
Inspired by the famous Mekong River, a richly bio-diverse river system that flows through five countries from the Tibetan Plateau to the Mekong Delta in southern Vietnam, this collection is a fusion of Nina's love for Vietnam and her bold, yet feminine design style.
Laos is situated north of Cambodia and the river, the great Mekong that feeds the water needs of Cambodia, only does so after satisfying the needs of Laos.
A lot has been happening to the Phnom Penh-based Krom, with their unique dark blend of traditional Khmer music mixed into a genre coined the Mekong Delta Blues since they made their first-of-its-kind international debut in a three-night, three-venue tour of Bangkok back in December 2014.
Indeed, Beijing itself has highlighted its water hegemony over downstream countries by releasing some dammed water for drought-hit nations in the lower Mekong River basin.
Since 2000, the countries in the Mekong River basin have received a new influx of migrants, traders, small and large scale investors, labourers and professionals from mainland China.
The first Mekong Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Summit, in Ho Chi Minh City in June, featured first-time and seasoned entrepreneurs and innovators from all of the Lower Mekong countries--Burma (Myanmar), Cambodia, Laos, Thailand and Vietnam--to help jumpstart the region's entrepreneurial environment and assist entrepreneurs in connecting with existing networks and leveraging resources to build their capacity.
BANGKOK, July 9, 2015 - (JCN Newswire) - Toyota Motor Asia Pacific Pte Ltd (TMAP) is proud to launch the highly anticipated second Toyota Mekong Club Championship football tournament in Bangkok, Thailand.
Luke Nguyen's Greater Mekong pairs adventure travel with culinary insights from the greater Mekong area of northern Thailand, Laos and Cambodia, and Vietnam, and explores the author's journey through this region as he floated down the Mekong Delta surveying the river's different regions and the area's diverse cuisines.
It sees the actress, comedienne and presenter embark on an incredible adventure, exploring South East Asia's greatest river - The Mekong.