Saturday, May 25, 2019

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...

Dozens fail to declare acceptance of expressway compensation

More than 100 people who will lose land and other property when the planned expressway is built through Vientiane did not declare their intention...

E-office initiative takes shape

The Ministry of Post and Telecommunications looks set to take a lead in transforming the state’straditional office operations into e-offices. Director General of the ministry’s...

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...

Public, Private Sectors Join Hands Improving Investment Climate

(KPL) Representatives of the Ministry of Planning and Investment, the Lao National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LNCCI) joined in Vientiane those from the...

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...

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...

Relief Items Presented To Flood Affected Families In Attapeu

(KPL) Minister of Labour and Social Welfare Khampheng Xaysompheng on Tuesday presented relief items donated by public members and local and international organisations to...

Hongsa Farmers Trained On Melon Processing

(KPL) Farmers in Hongsa district, Xaaboury Province have attended a training course to learn how to process fruits. Held at Nakenkham village, Hongsa district, Xayaboury...

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...