- 500,000 doses of Sinopharm vaccine arrive from China
A shipment of another 500,000 doses of Covid-19 vaccine arrived in Laos on Monday, provided by the Chinese government.
This is the fifth delivery of vaccine produced by Sinopharm (China National Pharmaceutical Group Co., Ltd.) and will be used to vaccinate people aged 18 to 60 under the government’s National Deployment and Vaccination Plan.
- Villages inundated as heavy rain lashes provinces
Thousands of people in many provinces are suffering from flash floods after heavy rain in recent days has inundated their communities.
Xayaboury, Bokeo, Xieng Khuang and Vientiane provinces have all been affected by varying degrees of flooding since June 13 and 14. In northwestern Xayaboury province, . ...More >>>
- Over 5,000 UXO items destroyed in Huaphan through CAMA project
Over 5,000 UXO items have been destroyed and cleared from agriculture and infrastructure development areas through the Comprehensive Approach to Reduce the Impact of Unexploded Ordnance on Human Safety and Rural Livelihoods in Huaphan province (CAMA) project......More >>>
- State, private sectors set up joint venture dry port company to develop Lao logistics
A joint venture agreement was signed in Vientiane on June 10 to establish Thakhek Dry Port Co Ltd, which will develop “Thakhek Dry Port” as a gateway for international goods and encourage Laos to become a regional and international logistics service centre.
On behalf of the government, Lao Logistics ..More >>>