6 April 2021

Nation mourns as former President’s wife and son among victims of boating tragedy ## Nam Theun 1 dam begins reservoir impounding to generate electricity ## Crowne Plaza Vientiane launches eco-friendly packaging initiative


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- President calls on security forces to build public support
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- UXO clearance authority seeks more funding
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- Nation mourns as former President’s wife and son among victims of boating tragedy
The nation is mourning the tragic loss of several members of former President Choummaly Sayasone’s family when ..More >>>

Nam Theun 1 dam begins reservoir impounding to generate electricity
Construction of the Nam Theun 1 Hydropower Project is now 85 percent complete and will .....More >>>

- Crowne Plaza Vientiane launches eco-friendly packaging initiative
Crowne Plaza Vientiane, an international five-star chain hotel of the Intercontinental Hotel Groups (IHG®), has officially ....More >>>

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