7 December 2022

- Govt inks deal on wind farm in Xekong and Attapeu
The government has given the green light to Monsoon Wind Power Company Limited to carry out the 600MW Monsoon Wind Power Project in Dakcheung district, Xekong province, and Sanxay district in Attapeu province. ...More >>>

- Celebration raises awareness about rights of persons with disabilities
Vientiane residents came together on December 3 to celebrate the contribution of people with disabilities to mark the International Day of Persons with Disabilities. .....More >>>

- ‘Laos will not slide into default’, PM assures National Assembly
Prime Minister Phankham Viphavanh has told the ongoing sitting of the National Assembly that the government will strive to repay public debt to prevent Laos from going into default...More >>>

- Gold association to train workers for jewellery, gem industry
The Gold Jewellery and Gem Association of Laos, the National Institute of Fine Arts and the Lao-German Technical College on November 30 signed a tripartite agreement on human resource development in the field of gold jewellery and gems......More >>>

- Memorandum of Understanding between Asian Institute of Technology and UniqTek Co., Ltd
UniqTeK Co., Ltd. (UNIQTEK) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) on December 5 to enable cooperation in knowledge transfer and technical support activities in the field of Geomatics Technology. .. ..More >>>

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- Law faculty gets royal visit from Luxembourg head of state
Minister of Education and Sports Associate Professor Dr Phout Simmalavong on Tuesday welcomed His Royal Highness Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg on a visit to the Faculty of Law and Political Science at the National University of Laos. ...More >>>

- Laos faces difficult road ahead amid spiralling inflation
The year-on-year inflation rate jumped to a new high of 38.46 percent in November, up from 36.75 percent recorded in October, according to the latest report from the Lao Statistics Bureau....More >>>

- Lao, Russian armies complete military exercise
Soldiers from the Lao and Russian armies have completed a successful 10-day joint military drill in Xieng Khuang province.....More >>>

- UN agencies pledge to support food security in Laos
UN agencies have highlighted the importance of addressing food insecurity in Laos and strengthening the livelihoods of smallholder farmers. .. .More >>>

- Laos, Australia promote awareness of disability issues, inclusive education
The Ministry of Education and Sports and the Australian government  mark International Day of People with Disability, aimed at increasing public awareness, understanding and acceptance of people with disability and to celebrate their achievements and contributions.. .. .More >>>

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Laos set for trade surplus of almost US$1.2 bilion
Laos is expected to record a trade surplus of around US$1,199 million during the year, having already registered of surplus of US$911 million ..More >>>

German-Korean concert kicks off
A German-Korean concert was held at the National School of Arts on Sunday. The orchestra and solo piano recitals enthralled the audience.. ...More >>>

New Lao-Thai bridge uses characteristics of Khaen for pylon design 
The architectural design of the pylons in the fifth Lao-Thai Friendship Bridge ..More >>>

At least 19 cities scrap tests to use public transit
(Global Times) -- At least 19 cities across China scrapped negative nucleic acid test results as a requirement for riding public. ... More >>>

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What are your impressions of travel on the Laos-China Railway?
The Laos-China Railway came into service one year ago and has proved immensely popular  ....More >>>

Archery, football teams compete at National Games
Men’s and women’s archery teams, together with men’s football teams representing provinces and ministries, are competing at the 11th National Games ....More >>>

Hoi An – a tourist hotspot and a jewel in Vietnam’s crown
If you’re thinking about a visit to somewhere special, Hoi An is a great choice and you ....More >>>



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