VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - This year’s World AIDS Day campaign promotes the theme of “Right to Health” and raises awareness of the 36.7 million people worldwide who are living with HIV in realising their rights.
HAI PHONG CITY (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Currently, 200,000 people with severe mental illness are entitled to monthly benefits, and 13,000 mental patients from economically disadvantaged backgrounds who cannot take care of themselves and have no caretakers have been admitted into social welfare establishments.
SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - According to data gathered from travel metasearch engine Kayak, South Korean travellers picked Southeast Asian destinations such as Bangkok and Da Nang as most preferred spots.
Countries in Southeast Asia are rising as popular holiday spots for South Korean travelers, with the destinations being the most searched online, market data showed Tuesday.
BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - Prayut denies human rights at stake as Songkhla power plant dispute continues.
Conservationists and local residents in southern Songkhla province gathered in front of the provincial court yesterday demanding the immediate release of 15 anti-coal-fired power plant protesters arrested on Monday as they attempted to submit a petition to Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha.