Monday, April 22, 2019

Laos, IOM Meets On Migration

  (KPL) The Ministry of Foreign Affairs in cooperation with the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) on Thursday held a national level workshop on migration...

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Deputy PM Attends 15th China-ASEAN Expo

(KPL) Deputy Prime Minister Somdy Douangdy has attended the 15th China-ASEAN Expo held in Nanning, China’s Guangxi Province between Sep 12 and 15. Addressing the...

Job Fair 2018 To Be Held Next Month

(KPL) The Job Fair 2018 has been scheduled to take place at the Thongkhankham Shopping Center in Vientiane Capital on Dec 14-16 to help...

Prioritise tourism to drive growth, minister advises

The government should continue to prioritise tourism and involve all ministries and local administrations in the promotion of tourism to drive growth, a minister...

8th China Int’l Alcoholic Beverage Expo to Open Next Month

(KPL) The 8th China (Guizhou) Int'l Alcoholic Beverage Expo will be held on 9 to 12 September at Guiyang International Conference and Exhubition Center...

Children Call For Brighter Future for Every Child

(KPL) The Government of Lao PDR, represented by the Deputy Prime Minister Sonexay Siphandone, UNICEF Representative, Mr Octavian Bivol, representatives of development partners, about...

Laos Youngsters Gear Up For Football For Friendship Programme In Russia

Thavisinh Phichit                           Physithxay Vongkhamsy  (KPL) Thavisinh Phichit and Physithxay Vongkhamsy, the selected 12-year-old ambassadors from Laos will be on their way to Russia on June...

PM to visit Brunei to strengthen bilateral cooperation

Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith will lead government officials on an official visit to Brunei from February 16-17. The two-day visit by Mr Thongloun and...

Facility Upgrade Complete At Na Phao International Checkpoint

(KPL) Phu Bia Mining (PBM) officially opened the company-funded upgraded Na Phao international customs checkpoint in Khammuan Province on January 30, 2019. The upgrade of...

Long-suffering residents call for completion of road works

People living alongside a 9.4-km road that is in the process of being upgraded have taken to social media to express their dissatisfaction with...

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Austria’s Tyrol awards PM for SOS Children’s Villages contribution

Austria’s Tyrol state – the birthplace of SOS Children’s Villages - has presented the Grand Non Tyrolian Eagle Award to Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith...

Authorities announce bush fire prevention strategies

The government is on bush fire alert as temperatures rise and the country’s forests become drier. The Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, which is...

New JICA Volunteers Visit Japan Embassy

(KPL) Eleven new Japanese volunteers dispatched to Laos on Feb 4 paid a courtesy call to Mr Kuno Kazuhiro, Minister of Japan to the...

PM’s visit: Germany pledges to help Laos banish poverty

Germany has pledged to increase assistance to Laos for the development of agriculture and the processing industry, to help Laos graduate from Least Developed...

The government of Japan will provide 850 million yen (about US$7.6 million) of support to flood recovery effort

The government of Japan will provide 850 million yen (about US$7.6 million) for Laos in support of activities to help communities around the country...

Malaysia Marks 61st National Day In Vientiane

(KPL) The Embassy of Malaysia in Vientiane, Lao PDR hosted a reception to mark the 61st National Day of Malaysia and the 52nd Anniversary of diplomatic relations between Malaysia and the Lao PDR on September...

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PM Attends 33rd ASEAN Summit In Singapore

From left: Malaysian PM Mahathir Mohamad, Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi, Philippine President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, Vietnamese PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Singapore...

8th China Int’l Alcoholic Beverage Expo to Open Next Month

(KPL) The 8th China (Guizhou) Int'l Alcoholic Beverage Expo will be held on 9 to 12 September at Guiyang International Conference and Exhubition Center...

U.S. Expands Support For Emergency Relief In Attapeu Province

    (KPL) During the month of August, the U.S. Government expanded its support for emergency relief in Attapeu Province and nearby areas affected by...

Laos, IOM Meets On Migration

  (KPL) The Ministry of Foreign Affairs in cooperation with the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) on Thursday held a national level workshop on migration...

Regional Consultation on Census Metrology Held In Vientiane

(KPL) Lao Statistics Bureau (LSB) in collaboration with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and Statistics Korea hosted a regional consultation on census metrology...

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Remarks By Ambassador Nguyen Ba Hung On the Occasion of the 73 rd National Day of the Occasion of the 73rd the Socialist...

Sabaidee! Dear Laotian comrades and friends, On the occasion of the 73rd National Day of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam (2 September 1945 – 2 September...

Laos is targeting modern production methods in the nation’s agricultural development strategy

The government is targeting modern production methods in the nation’s agricultural development strategy to help push forward its policy agenda on food security and reducing...

100 Trained On Agro Processing

(KPL) Around 100 people representing central agencies and local authorities have been trained on agro product processing. Held at the training centre of the Lao...

Laos’ Government Commits To Tackle Illegal Wildlife Trade During Greater Mekong Transboundary Meeting

(KPL) WWF today (September 6) congratulated the Government of Laos for hosting a key regional meeting on transboundary illegal wildlife trade and for its commitment...

Laos endorses green growth strategy

The government has endorsed the National Green Growth Strategy with policymakers believing the state intervention will help to maintain strong, inclusive and sustainable economic growth. ...

Modern new unit opens at Mittaphab Hospital

A new wing has opened at Mittaphab Hospital (Friendship Hospital) in Vientiane as part of efforts to improve the standard of healthcare and raise the...

Laos, Norway Exempt Visa For Diplomats

Laos and Norway have reached an agreement to exempt diplomatic passport holders from applying for entry visa. The visa exemption will take effect on...

Authorities announce bush fire prevention strategies

The government is on bush fire alert as temperatures rise and the country’s forests become drier. The Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, which is in...

Saku Detox Enzyme Product Debuts

(KPL) Saku Detox Enzyme, a detox enzyme product from Thailand, was introduced in Vientiane Capital. The debut of the product was held in Vientiane Capital on...