19 August 2022

- Tourism ministry questions small number of European visitors
More than 42,190 foreign nationals entered Laos on tourist visas in the first six months of this year, but only a small proportion of these came from Europe, America and other continents. President of the Luang Prabang Hotel and Guesthouse Association, ....More >>>

- Govt awards Cross of Friendship to Shanti Volunteer Association
The government on Thursday presented a Cross of Friendship from the Laos to the Shanti Volunteer Association (SVA) of Japan in recognition of its good work with Lao children over the past 25 years. The Association has built facilities for children’s activities, . ....More >>>

Attapu makes plans to beef up tourism
Tourism authorities in Attapeu province are developing a programme aimed at bringing tourists back to the area and rejuvenating the tourism industry following an absence of visitors due to the Covid-19 pandemic.Since the government fully reopened the country to ....More >>>

- Greengoods Company brings eco-friendly livestock production to Laos
Local farmers and members of the Parksarpmai Cooperative Group will be able to upgrade their livestock production, thanks to the support of an agricultural solutions company from South Korea, the Greengoods Company Limited. Through the support of Greengoods Co., Ltd., ....More >>>

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- Nam Khan dams to discharge water
The Nam Khan 2 and 3 dams in Luang Prabang province will discharge water following heavy rainfall which has caused the level of water in the reservoirs to rise. ..More >>>

GGGI, young entrepreneurs cement ties for green innovation
The Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) is continuing collaboration with the Young Entrepreneurs Association of Laos to promote green innovation and ...More >>>

- Laos, CARE launch scheme to protect marginalised women
The Lao Federation of Trade Unions and CARE Laos have launched a project titled Protections and Choice for Marginalised Urban Women, ....More >>>

- Health ministry issues hygiene advice for flood-hit communities
People living in flooded areas of Laos are being advised to use water purifiers to filter murky or stagnant water before using chlorine to disinfect it. . .More >>>

- Luang Namtha villagers move to new houses following displacement by railway
More families are moving into new houses after they were forced to relocate when the Laos-China Railway was built, with most saying they are satisfied with their new homes, . .More >>>

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Holly Company creates new jobs in Luang Namtha
The Holly Company, which makes gloves at a factory located in the ....More >>>

Lao films to be screened at KAEN Film Festival in Thailand 
Three Lao films will be screened at the 6th KAEN Film Festival in ....More >>>

Better response to vaccine drive in Xieng Khuang when leaders join health teams
People in Kham and Nonghet districts of Xieng Khunag province ...More >>>

More than 35,000 cases of monkeypox reported worldwide
(China Daily/ANN) -- More than 35,000 cases of monkeypox and ... More >>>

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How are you preparing for the new school year?
The new academic year will start next month but many parents are concerned about school fees and the cost of uniforms, ...More >>>

Laos to host Asian junior table tennis championships
Laos is set to host the 26th Asian Junior and Cadet Table Tennis Championships in ...More >>>

Viengxay is a beautiful nature
Viengxay district in Huaphan province, in the northeast of the country is not big and one day seems to be enough for ....More >>>



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