Mekong River

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VVWHAT they say Aidan O'Brien, trainer of Mekong River and Blue Hussar Mekong River is a very lazy worker and difficult to assess at home, but he did well last season winning four races and showing he handles ease.
Upon preparing to land at Pakse Airport the aircraft ran into extreme bad weather conditions and was reportedly crashed into the Mekong River," the ministry said, adding there was no word of survivors.
At a meeting of the Mekong River Commission in the ancient Laotian capital of Luang Prabang, Cambodia and Vietnam accused Laos of misinterpreting the terms of the agreement.
The firm said that it has signed a five-year lease deal to exclusively sell services on the 68-passenger, Mekong Navigator, a new ship to the Mekong River market.
The court heard that they colluded with nine Thai soldiers in the hijacking of two Chinese cargo ships on the Mekong River on Oct.
Phnom Penh: Cambodians lined the banks of the Mekong River on Tuesday as the ashes of their revered former King Norodom Sihanouk were lowered into the murky water a day after his cremation in Phnom Penh.
PHNOM PENH: The Cambodian government yesterday said it will limit fishing in a zone in the Mekong River to protect critically endangered freshwater dolphins.
The Mekong River alone supplies water to 325 million people living in China, Myanmar, Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, and Vietnam.
The WWF warns that many of these new species are endangered due to human infringement on habitat, including planned hydropower dams along the Mekong River.
15 (BNA) - Unidentified attackers fired on a Chinese cargo boat on the Mekong River in Laos on Saturday evening, but none of the crew was wounded, China''s Ministry of Public Security said in a statement on its website on Sunday.
Bangkok, Oct 29 (ANI): Nine arrested Thai army men have confessed to killing 13 Chinese sailors on the Mekong River in the Golden Triangle earlier this month, Thai police chief has confirmed.
Thailand's prime minister has said he will seek urgent talks with China after the water level in the Mekong River plunged to its lowest level in 20 years.
Rare species discovered only last year are among those feared to be at risk because of the effects of climate change in the Mekong River region of South East Asia.
ATLANTA, May 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Habitat for Humanity International's 26th annual "Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter Work Project" will be held in the Mekong River region in November 2009.
This subsequently led to the formation of the Mekong River Commission (MRC) which covers the four lower Mekong basin countries: Thailand, Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam.