Sunday, October 20, 2019

Long-suffering residents call for completion of road works

People living alongside a 9.4-km road that is in the process of being upgraded have taken to social media to express their dissatisfaction with...

PM to visit Brunei to strengthen bilateral cooperation

Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith will lead government officials on an official visit to Brunei from February 16-17. The two-day visit by Mr Thongloun and...

Prioritise tourism to drive growth, minister advises

The government should continue to prioritise tourism and involve all ministries and local administrations in the promotion of tourism to drive growth, a minister...

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...

PM: Downsize state organisations, cut civil servant numbers

Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith yesterday told the Ministry of Home Affairs to speed up work to downsize state organisations after learning that many state...

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...

Officials review 2018 tourism success, plan for 2019

Officials from information, culture and tourism sectors across the country met yesterday in Vientiane to assess last year’s accomplishments and outline plans for 2019. Minister...

Information, culture, tourism officials urged to aim higher

Deputy Prime Minister Dr Sonexay Siphandone has told the Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism to work with other ministries and sectors to address...

Vice Minister of Health Receives President Of Caritas Luxembourg

(KPL) Vice Minister of Health Bounkong Sihavong received on Feb 7 a courtesy call from the President of Caritas Luxembourg Mari Josee Jacops...

Laos endorses green growth strategy

The government has endorsed the National Green Growth Strategy with policymakers believing the state intervention will help to maintain strong, inclusive and sustainable economic...