World Bank stimulus creates jobs in Vietnam

Written by David Pingree The World Bank and the Vietnamese government have launched a one-year joint study that will ultimately create a plan for long-term sustainable growth and modernization. After the study, analysts will recommend reforms that will aim to create more social, political and social opportunities for Vietnamese citizens while encouraging

Philippines leads sustainable design in fashion

Written by David Pingree As environmental consciousness makes inroads into the fashion industry, garment and clothing designers are turning to a new material source: abaca fibers from the Philippines. Last month, 21-year old fashion stylist and designer Carl Jan Cruz showcased Filipino style at the London College of Fashion. Witnessed by editors