- China sends new aid package to support Covid-19 battle
A new aid package amounting to 15.5 billion kip (10 million Chinese yuan) provided by the Chinese government arrived in Vientiane on Monday to bolster efforts to contain the coronavirus outbreak.
Laos is struggling to contain the outbreak, which began in the middle of April, sparked by two ...
- Bokeo reports second highest number of Covid-19 cases
Bokeo province has recorded the second highest number of Covid-19 infections, which officials say is because many people have ignored the lockdown rules, resulting in the spread of the virus.
Provincial authorities are trying to enforce the lockdown by temporarily closing roads and blocking entry and exit points in districts, especially in Tonpheung district. Travel between villages is also banned...
- Govt adopts TrueConf to boost online security
The Ministry of Technology and Communications has set up the TrueConf online meeting platform for use in virtual conferences between state bodies, which are increasingly the norm during the Covid-19 pandemic.
The server is located at the Lao National Internet Centre and the use of TrueConf for online meetings will ensure that the content of discussions is secure. .....More >>>
- Covid taskforce advises caution, announces 25 new cases
The National Taskforce for Covid-19 Prevention and Control is advising people not to become complacent and to fully comply with government guidelines to stop the spread of the virus, after 237 people were discharged from hospital.....More >>>