Monday, April 22, 2019

Laos and Vietnam will continue cooperation in the areas of media, printing and personnel...

An agreement on the continuation of cooperation was signed in Vientiane recently by Laos’ Minister of Information, Culture and Tourism, Prof. Dr Bosengkham Vongdara,...

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...

The government of Japan will provide 850 million yen (about US$7.6 million) of support...

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...

Vientiane authorities have frozen land sales and transfers in Dongdok village and surrounding areas

Vientiane authorities have frozen land sales and transfers in Dongdok village and surrounding areas after the National University of Laos filed a claim stating...

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...

French government has provided grant assistance of over 14 billion kip (EUR 1.5 million)...

The French government has provided grant assistance of over 14 billion kip (EUR 1.5 million) to fund a tea value-chain project in Laos. The...

Korea has approved US$15 million (over 128 billion kip) to implement a flood recovery...

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...

The government has made a firm commitment to roll out its green growth strategy

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, Mr Somdy Duangdy, yesterday chaired a national level meeting to discuss ways to put the strategy, which...

More than 4,000 people ran or walked through the streets of Vientiane on Sunday...

The runners and walkers were taking part in the 4th Vientiane International Half Marathon, one of whose goals this year was to raise...

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...