KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - Despite having the highest rates of deaths related to Chhaupadi, not a single police complaint has been filed in Achham and Dailekh districts, a new human rights report says.

KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - The government has unveiled an ambitious plan of planting 50 million trees in the fiscal year 2019-20 as part of a nationwide campaign dubbed the “Year of Plantation”.

HANOI (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked for measures to promote Vietnam -Singapore ties, especially in the areas of national defence-security, economy, trade, investment, education-training and people-to-people exchange, as well as joint work in Asean and other multilateral forums.

HANOI (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Asean countries need to strengthen co-operation and share their experiences to ensure they can lead the way on next-generation 5G wireless technology.

HANOI (Viet Nam News/ANN) - When your phone rings and the number of the caller identified is your child’s school, most parents’ hearts will skip a beat.

HANOI (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Vietnam has improved its water supply infrastructure and made it easier to access clean water in both urban and rural areas over recent decades, said Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Tran Hong Ha.

HANOI (Viet Nam News/ANN) - The Vietnamese National Assembly will closely cooperate with the National Assembly and Senate of Cambodia to further expand and improve the efficiency of collaboration between the two governments as well as the two legislatures at regional and international parliamentary forums, the top legislator has said.

HANOI (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Vietnam hopes that South Korean investors will participate more deeply in the equitisation process of Vietnamese enterprises.

HCM CITY (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Vietnamese consumers are embracing digital payments as a faster and more convenient way to pay, with consumers using their credit and debit cards more often for in-store and online purchases, digital payment methods provider Visa said on Thursday.

SINGAPORE (Borneo Bulletin /ANN) - Two Bruneian women were among the 11 recipients of the Southeast Asia Woman of the Future Awards held in Singapore on Thursday night.