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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...

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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...

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PM Meets R. Korean President Moon Jae-in

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

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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...

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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 to...

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Lao, Chinese Museums Enhance Cooperation

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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...

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...

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

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