Monday, April 22, 2019

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...

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...

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...

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...

Senior Officials Pay Courtesy Calls To Vietnamese President

Senior officials paid a courtesy call to visiting Vietnamese President Nguyen Phu Trong on Feb 25 as the latter in on a two-day goodwill...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...