Thursday, November 14, 2019

Australia approves AUD4.5 million for business, trade improvement

Laos is now actively working to improve the business environment and facilitate trade as part of supporting the government’s policy to improve the ease...

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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...

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...

4th World Water Valley Forum Held In Laos

(KPL) Hohai University of China in cooperation with the Industry and Commerce Bank of China Vientiane Branch and the National University of Laos held...

Japan fills hole in Laos’ oral health services

The Japanese government has provided grant assistance worth more than 2.7 billion kip (US$320,997) to improve oral and dental health services in Vientiane and...

PM pushes for Bruneian investment

Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith has told ministries to be proactive in attracting investment from Brunei Darussalam after learning that companies in the oil-rich country...

Workshop Secluded For SME’s Access To Finance Discussion

(KPL) International Finance Corporation - IFC - a member of World Bank Group, will host a large-scale workshop for representatives of small and medium...

Namha ASEAN Heritage Park Promotes Bamboo VCD Along Buffer Zone

By Souvanhpheng   (KPL) Bamboo is an important non-timber forest product (NTFP) in the context of the livelihood of the poor in the Lao PDR. Next to...

12-Year-old Thavisinh From Laos Puts In A Stellar Performance At International Football Event

(KPL) The 6th Gazprom Football for Friendship International Championship participated by Thavisinh Phichit from Laos was held at the Sapsan Arena Stadium in Moscow....

Construction of the Laos-China rail link will be complete in 2021

Construction of the Laos-China rail link will be complete in 2021 but this railway will not be connected to the Thai rail network until...

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City urged to speed up urban planning

The cabinet has instructed Vientiane authorities to speed up zoning for the development of different areas of the capital so that management of the...

A Send-off Reception Hosted In Honour Of Japanese Scholarship Awardees

(KPL) Ambassador of Japan to the Lao PDR, Mr Takeshi Hikihara hosted a send-off reception for students who have won Japanese Government scholarship programmes,...

R. Korea Extents Help To Children With Heart Problems

Minister Khampheng Xaysompheng, centre right, receives donation from Mrs Park soon-ja, Chairman,  R. Korea’s National Assembly Land Infrastructure and Transport Committee (Vientiane, Nov 12,...

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...

Korea has approved US$15 million (over 128 billion kip) to implement a flood recovery programme in Attapeu province

The government of the Republic of Korea has approved US$15 million (over 128 billion kip) to implement a flood recovery programme and assist the...

GMS Countries Discus Fighting Illegal Wildlife Trade

Representatives of Greater Mekong Sub-region-GMS- namely Cambodia, China, Laos, Myanmar, Vietnam and Thailand met in Oudomxay, a northern province of Laos, in late August to discuss efforts against illegal wildlife trade. The objective of the...

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Govt works towards a better business environment

Lao authorities have adopted measures that will allow easier access to credit and give added protection to minority investors in moves set to improve...

Gyeongsangbuk-d, A Heritage Province Of South Korea

Gyeongju's traditional villages (KPL) Over 60,000 tourists visited Gyeongsangbuk-do province, South Korea during the autumn and winter of 2018. Out of the 60,000 tourists, 12,000 people...

Govt satisfied with Visit Laos Year 2018 campaign

Laos ran a successful Visit Laos Year 2018 campaign to attract tourists from around Laos and other countries, which saw visitor numbers increase significantly...

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...

Maharashtra’s Ajanta Caves – A Well-known Destination In India

Soukthavy Thephavong (KPL)  Ajanta caves in Aurangabad District, Maharashtra State, India is a world heritage site. It has fascinated both visitors and scholars from India and...

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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 1,500...

Cabinet discusses four draft laws

The government cabinet yesterday debated the drafts of two new laws and amendments to two existing laws, at an extraordinary meeting convened for February. Chaired by...

Liupanshui City Develops Tourism And Agriculture Industries To Alleviate Poverty

By Khamla Phanouvong(KPL) Liupanshui, a city in southwest China’s Guizhou Province is developing tourism and agriculture industries to effectively alleviate poverty.Over 4,000 residents now sell...

Lao, Vietnamese presidents agree to further strengthen ties

Laos and Vietnam have agreed to further their great friendship, special solidarity and comprehensive cooperation with the signing of nine cooperation agreements. The agreements were signed...

Korea has approved US$15 million (over 128 billion kip) to implement a flood recovery programme in Attapeu province

The government of the Republic of Korea has approved US$15 million (over 128 billion kip) to implement a flood recovery programme and assist the people...

Market to decide 5G service in Laos: telecom official

The Ministry of Post and Telecommunications will rely on market mechanisms to decide whether the country will launch a 5G service, according to a ministry...

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 PM...

Information, culture, tourism officials urged to aim higher

Deputy Prime Minister Dr Sonexay Siphandone has told the Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism to work with other ministries and sectors to address the...

French Cooperation Remains Deeply Involved In French Speaking Bilingual Classes

Vientiane summer school, training in the use of song in language classes at Vientiane Plaza (KPL) The summer of 2018 will have been very eventful for...