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5 April 2021

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- Mass rollout of Covid-19 vaccine gets underway
The government has begun vaccinating the most vulnerable and at-risk groups in a step towards ending the acute phase of .....More >>>

-Police officers receive promotions, awards
Numerous police departments and units, as well as thousands of police officers, have been given promotions and ..More >>>

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Covid controls remain in force to prevent imported cases
The government has extended its Covid-19 prevention measures while also allowing people in Laos to celebrate Lao New Year....More >>>

- US Ambassador visits Thanaleng Dry Port and Vientiane Logistics Park, learns about their incentives
Thanaleng Dry Port (TDP) and Vientiane Logistics Park (VLP) offers better logistics costs and trade,....More >>>

- The Academy Training Hotel and Restaurant opens its doors in Vangvieng
The Academy Training Hotel and Restaurant officially opened its restaurant to the public on April 1. Staffed by students who are overseen ....More >>>

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- New cabinet members take office 
Many members of the new government cabinet of Prime Minister Phankham Viphavanh have officially taken up office following their approval by the National Assembly (NA).
 The inaugural session of the NA’s 9th legislature on March 22 approved the new cabinet, which is led by the prime minister. The premier was also elected by Assembly members during the parliamentary sitting......More >>>

- Govt, UN partner to make best use of government’s budget
The government is partnering with the United Nations to multiply the efficiency and effectiveness of the government’s budget in order to achieve the targets set in sustainable development plans.
The partnership aims to support the government to further strengthen its capacity to optimise available resources from public, private, and international sources to achieve quality, well-focused, green and sustainable development.....More >>>

- Road Safety Week highlights need to reduce accidents
The National Road Safety Committee on Saturday morning hosted an event in Vientiane to mark Road Safety Week 2021, aimed at reducing the number of accidents and deaths on roads around the country. Traffic police say that each year about 1,000 people die in road accidents and more than 8,000 people are injured....More >>>

- WFP, France partner to improve food and nutrition security in Phongsaly
The people of Phongsaly and Nyot-Ou districts in Phongsaly province can look forward to a healthier life following the launch of the Food and Nutrition Security project by the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, Government of France and the World Food Programme (WFP).
A Memorandum of Understanding on the project was signed on Thursday and 500,000 Euros handed over for the implementation of the initiative. ....More >>>

- Women with disabilities have brighter future with job training programme
Women with disabilities will have more chances to set up a small business and improve their quality of life after completing a job skills training programme.
The training course opened on Wednesday at the Lao Disabled Women’s Development Centre.....More >>>

 
 

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World Health Day envisions a fairer, healthier world
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Online businesses are booming, especially since the Covid-19 pandemic changed , ....More >>>

Disabled athletes prepare for Para Games
People with disabilities will compete at the 3rd National Para Games to be hosted by Xieng Khuang province in October. ...More >>>

A new holiday gem awaits in Vangvieng
People who like to travel but who don’t want to go too far from Vientiane now have a great new opportunity for.. More >>>

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