Thursday, September 19, 2019

Oudomxay rolls out welcome mat for tourists

Oudomxay provincial authorities are accelerating infrastructure developments to make the province a more viable tourism destination through improved access. Authorities are building facilities at many...

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...

Lao, Vietnamese presidents agree to further strengthen ties

Laos and Vietnam have agreed to further their great friendship, special solidarity and comprehensive cooperation with the signing of nine cooperation agreements. The agreements were...

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...

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 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...

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...

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...

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...