Monday, March 25, 2019

Govt works towards a better business environment

Lao authorities have adopted measures that will allow easier access to credit and give added protection to minority investors in moves set to improve...

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...

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...

Govt slaps heavy fines on tobacco rule violators

Producers and importers of tobacco products will be penalised with large fines and additional measures if the packages that contain their products do not...

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...

PM’s prescription for health sector: maintain information campaign

Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith has called on health officials countrywide to continue to provide more information to local communities, particularly to improve outcomes for...

Germany backs Laos’ efforts to fulfil Sustainable Development Goals

Germany has agreed to provide more than 487 billion kip (50 million Euro) to deepen cooperation with Laos as the country moves forward to...

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...

Lower Mother Mortality Rate Recorded Last Year

(KPL) Last year witnessed a reduction in mother mortality rate to 129 from 151 recorded in 2017, according to a report of the Ministry...

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,...