- Laos backs Asean plan on human resource development
Laos has voiced support for the Asean plan on human resource development through the organisation of joint activities that would deliver more benefits to Asean citizens. Minister of Information, Culture and Tourism Prof. Dr Kikeo Khaykhamphithoune expressed Laos’ support for the Asean plan when he addressed the 23rd Asean Socio-Cultural Community Council (ASCC) meeting on Tuesday.
- Luang Namtha witnesses positive results in COVID-19 prevention
Luang Namtha province has achieved excellent results in COVID-19 control and prevention through an effective awareness campaign in targeted border districts, but the public must continue to comply with preventive measures to avert another outbreak. So far, no coronavirus cases have been confirmed in the province. However, the province still faces challenges being considered a high-risk region for the
- Healthcare staff mark Lao Medics Day
Medical staff and health officials gathered last week to mark the 55th Lao Medics Day at Setthathirath Hospital, where they discussed the progress made during the past five-year work plan. Lao Medics Day was first observed on June 18, 1965. Last week’s event was led by Minister of Health Associate Prof. Dr Bounkong Syhavong, ministry officials, and doctors and nurses from various hospitals.