The Mekong countries in Southeast Asia are working closely with China to strike at the heart of transnational synthetic drug trade as the region targets top-level drug traffickers instead of street dealers. By Lee Kok Leong, executive editor, Corporate Fair Trade CommunityRead more
IMO must make sure the IMO 2020 regulations are enforced in such a way that they do not distort competition and do not penalize responsible companies for complying.
While applied tariffs in Asia have halved over the past two decades, the number of non-tariff measures has risen significantly.
There is evidence that recent-onset psychological disorders are increasing among serving seafarers.
In Chittagong, two people died after inhaling toxic gas while working at a shipbreaking yard in Sitakunda.