Vietnamese language class for Lao officials opens

20 September 2018, 2:49 am

and staff of the General Department of Politics of Laos. Addressing the event, Major General Alou Valyxu said it is the first-ever Vietnamese language class to be held in the General Department of ...... Read More »

Lao PDR Tests Proven Approach to Tackle Malnutrition

19 September 2018, 7:33 pm

VIENTIANE, September 20, 2018 – Lao PDR will test a new cross-cutting ... Vice Minister of Planning and Investment and co-chair of the event. “Stunted growth is not only a health issue for ...... Read More »

Laos Sports Games Suspended Over Corruption Concerns

18 September 2018, 8:54 am

Sports competitions scheduled for November in Xiengkhouang province in northeastern Laos have been postponed amid concerns over possible corruption in the awarding of contracts for construction in pre...... Read More »

Building back better in Lao PDR

18 September 2018, 4:14 am

Recently Lao PDR has been at the forefront of the battle against the elements, providing another opportunity to take stock and refine our thinking on how best to minimize the impacts of extreme weathe...... Read More »

Popular Stories and Stones event returns to Missoula

14 September 2018, 11:32 am

The free event runs from 1:30 p.m. until 3:30 ... who orchestrated the secret air evacuations of thousands of Hmong from Laos. Daniels died under mysterious circumstances, and conspiracy theories ...... Read More »

Children’s rights: United Nations Committee to review Benin, El Salvador, Lao...

13 September 2018, 5:46 pm

Lao People's Democratic Republic, Mauritania, Niger, and Saudi Arabia. It will also host a special all-day event, known as Day of General Discussion, on children human rights defenders, with the parti...... Read More »

Laos drops visa for Koreans

13 September 2018, 12:00 pm

However, the Lao PDR government’s forecast suggested the Visit Year ... However, the promotion lacked “visit year” specific events and instead relied on the traditional festivals, many of them linked ...... Read More »

Laos considers future hydropower plans after dam burst

12 September 2018, 7:06 am

“The impact of the incident in July is something that we will continue to take into account in moving forward in terms of our hydropower production,” Thongloun Sisoulith said at a World Economic Forum ...... Read More »

Region gets mighty boost from hosting cornerstone global event

10 September 2018, 9:20 pm

Since hosting the expo in 2004, a total of six ASEAN countries - Vietnam, Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Malaysia - have established consulates in the region's capital, Nanning. Guangxi has establ...... Read More »

Thai-Lao business meeting to yield 62 million baht in trade

8 September 2018, 3:18 pm

Food and beverage, education, and construction businesses were among the most popular. During the two-day business matching event, Sontirat and his Lao counterpart co-chaired the signing of a triparti...... Read More »

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