Saturday, May 25, 2019

Public Private Mix Network Expanded to Improve Malaria Control in Laos

(KPL) The Lao PDR Centre for Malaria, Parasitology, and Entomology’s (CMPE) 2016-2020 National Strategy to control and eliminate malaria, the fifth such strategy to...

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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....

Laos, Brunei highly value bilateral ties

Visiting Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith and His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah have said they highly value the friendly relations and cooperation between their...

Attapeu flood victims to receive 2,221 tonnes of rice worth over 16 billion kip

The government has obtained 2,221 tonnes of rice worth over 16 billion kip from the Asean plus Three Emergency Rice Reserve (APTERR+3) for distribution...

Wildfires in Laos and neighbouring countries are causing dangerous levels of air pollution in many regions of Laos

Wildfires in Laos and neighbouring countries are causing dangerous levels of air pollution in many regions of Laos, especially in the capital. Director General...

Luang Prabang Film Festival Opens Call For 2018 Talent Lab, Led By Tribeca Film Institute

(KPL) The Luang Prabang Film Festival (LPFF) has announced that it is accepting  applications for its 2018 Talent Lab, led by Tribeca Film Institute®...

Southern provinces debate cooperation in Triangle Development Area

Officials from Saravan, Champassak, Xekong, and Attapeu provinces met in Saravan province on Wednesday to discuss cooperation with Cambodia and Vietnam in the Triangle...

Buddhist Conclave Promotes Buddhism Related Tourism

Soukthavy Thephavong (KPL) The International Buddhist Conclave 2018 was held in New Delhi, India on Aug 23 to promote culture tourism, especially ancient Buddhist...

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...

National Team Loses 2-0 To Muangthong United In Friendly Match

(KPL) The Lao National Football Team lost 2-0 to Thai football club SCG Muangthong United in a friendly match on Aug 31. The match,...

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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...

Consultation meeting on the National Population and Development Policy (2019-2030)

(KPL) The consultation meeting on the draft National Population and Development Policy (2019-2030) was organized in Vientiane Capital on 22 August 2018. It was...

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...

UK Renews Its Support For UXO Clearance In Laos

Mark Field, Minister for Asia and the Pacific of the United Kingdom (KPL) During my very recent first visit to Laos, I was briefed...

President Bounnhang Vorachit has impressed upon authorities in Xepon and Thapangthong districts of Savannakhet province the need to tackle antisocial behaviour, such as drug...

President Bounnhang Vorachit has impressed upon authorities in Xepon and Thapangthong districts of Savannakhet province the need to tackle antisocial behaviour, such as drug...

Laos, Brunei highly value bilateral ties

Visiting Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith and His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah have said they highly value the friendly relations and cooperation between their two countries. The Lao premier made an official two-day visit to Brunei...

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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...

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...

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...

Malaysian NGOs Donate Relief Aid For Flood Victims In Attapeu

(KPL) Malaysia’s Non-Government Organisations have provided as relief aid for the victims of the collapse of one of the five saddle dams of the...

New project aiming to enhance child protection

The Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare and RADION International officially agreed on Friday to support capacity building for child protection and development in...

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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 enterprises...

PM Meets R. Korean President Moon Jae-in

  PM Thongloun Sisoulith, right, shakes hands with R. Korea President Moon Jae-in in Singapore on Nov 14, 2018 (KPL) Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith on Nov 14...

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 and...

Lao Fashion Week Pushes Lao Fashion Towards International Stage

(KPL) The Lao Fashion Week, known as the most prestigious international fashion event in Laos, helps push the Lao fashion towards international stage. “From 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...

State agencies urged to comply with procurement law

State agencies that intend to spend more than 5 million kip of state funds must put project contracts up for bid, according to the Ministry...

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...

Malaysia Donates US$ 100,000 To Aid Flood Victims In Laos

Malaysian Ambassador to the Lao PDR Mr. Mohd Aini Atan met with Minister of Labour and Social Welfare Dr. Khampheng Saysompheng to inform the minister...

Khamphay Sana Group Celebrates 20th Anniversary

(KPL) A leading construction corporate Khamphay Sana Group on Feb 22 celebrated its 20th anniversary at its new 11-floor headquarters in Thongsangnang, Chanthaboury district, Vientiane...