Viet Nam News/ANN - Located just 20km from the central Nam Định City, the village of Cổ Chất in Phương Định Commune has been one of the country’s best-known sericulture and silk villages for hundreds of years.
The Star/ANN - YOUNG professionals who actively address pressing social issues through their line of work are encouraged to apply for the latest HANDs! Project.
Now in its fourth year, the programme has seen 74 Fellows representing eight countries across Asia explore best practices in disaster risk reduction and environmental protection in order to apply them in their respective communities.
DAVAO CITY, Philippines (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - The Philippine military said that aggressive security operations and tightened measures have prevented the violence in the besieged city of Marawi from spilling over to other areas in Mindanao.
BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - Currently unemployed and with no consistent source of water and electricity of their own; only connected by the charitable neighbour next door - this family is close, if not living in poverty.