The Golden Triangle is one of Asia's two main opium-producing areas. It is an
area of around 950,000 square kilometres (367,000 sq mi) that overlaps the ...
Mar 11, 2015 ... That's because this area is known as the "Golden Triangle", one of the ... Office
on Drugs and Crime said in its Southeast Asia Opium Survey stated. ... Thailand
now hosts the Safe Mekong Co-ordination Centre (SMCC) in ...
Mar 16, 2016 ... Drug production and trafficking in the region of southeast Asia known as the
Golden Triangle, is booming – despite the presence of Chinese ...
Dec 7, 2014 ... Hong Kong (CNN) Opium production in southeast Asia's "Golden Triangle" has
tripled since 2006, fueling an illicit drugs trade worth $16.3 ...
Many economists regard this as Asia's time to shine. ... Rail Link (SKRL) will ease
travel between various Southeast Asian countries and China. .... and the private
sector to build better co-operative relations with western China where economic ...
Jan 30, 2015 ... Four nations in Asia joined forces in a pilot project with the idea to share ... into
this region into China and Southeast Asia,” Jeremy Douglas, ... China and
Thailand, pledged to co-operate and crackdown on the drug traffickers.
and strong demand in Asia for opiates and a falling supply in the Golden .... illicit
narcotics production and trafficking in the highlands of Southeast Asia. ... A
growing amount of methamphetamine is reportedly produced in labs co-located.
Mar 7, 2012 ... Southeast Asia has long been known as a drug tourist destination. ... the Golden
Triangle (distinct from Pakistan and Afghanistan, the Golden Crescent). .... as his
co-researcher and fellow Israeli Natan Uriely put it, a "rite of ...
Cross-Border Drug Trafficking in Southeast Asia and Beyond ... organization of
the trafficking of heroin from the Golden Triangle to China and the wholesale and
... —Klaus von Lampe, co-author of Crime Business and Crime Money in Europe
Dec 9, 2014 ... The paper, titled Southeast Asia Opium Survey 2014 - Lao PDR, ... only is the
heroin from the "Golden Triangle" - the area adjoining Myanmar, ...