BOKEO, Laos (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Arson caused the destruction of almost 1,000 hectares of forest after a fire raged through the Nam Kan National Protected Area in Bokeo province.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Asian Development with Disabled Persons (ADDP) has pledged to continue supporting people living with disabilities by creating more job opportunities for them.

CHAMPASSAK, Laos (Vientiane Times/ANN) - To rehabilitate the environment and increase forest cover to 70 percent of land by 2020, Champassak provincial authorities are planning to grow trees on 950 hectares this year.

LAM ĐONG (Viet Nam News/ANN) - The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has kicked off a project to achieve forest coverage of 49.2 per cent in the Central Highlands region by 2030.

HCM CITY (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Several enterprises are renting solar power system to save operating costs, reduce electricity bills and promote clean energy development.

HCM CITY (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Export turnover of wood and wooden products reached nearly US$3.12 billion in the first four months of the year.

KUCHING, Malaysia (Sin Chew Daily/ ANN) - The Sarawak state government would continue its collaboration with Huawei on 5G technology despite US imposed restrictions against the telecommunication giant.

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) - The reserve’s administrative bureau issued a photo of the all-white panda on Saturday, showing it passing through a lush forest.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Meeting the target to draw one million Chinese tourists to Laos in 2019 is achievable, according to a report.

BOKEO, Laos (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The official handover ceremony of the renovated Technical and Vocational Training (TVET) School in Bokeo province took place recently.