- Utilities reduce electricity and water tariffs for households
The state-run Electricite Du Lao (EDL) and Vientiane Water Supply State Enterprise have cut power and water tariffs by three and five percent respectively to help people cope with the impact of the Covid-19 crisis.
The reduced tariffs, which will be valid for three months, will cost the enterprises billions of kip in revenue losses.
- Covid numbers dip as Vientiane reports only three new cases
A third person in Laos has died from Covid-19 because he failed to seek medical attention promptly and was admitted to hospital too late, the National Taskforce for Covid-19 Prevention and Control said on Sunday.
The death of the 74-year-old man last week sparked further alarm about the virus and is prompting authorities to intensify their battle against the deadly disease.
- Deputy PM advises Covid taskforce to tighten lockdown rules
The National Taskforce for Covid-19 Prevention and Control must intensify efforts to enforce the measures introduced by the government to prevent the spread of the virus, Deputy Prime Minister and taskforce Chairman, Prof. Dr Kikeo Khaykhamphithoune, has said.
Prof. Dr Kikeo, who chaired a recent Covid-19 consultation meeting, instructed those present to ensure that the rules laid down to contain the virus were complied with, and that careful consideration be given to the possibility of easing restrictions.....More >>>
- Lao and Chinese firms cooperate trade agriculture products to boost trade revenue
The cooperation agreement between the AIDC Trading Sole Co Ltd and Zhengzhou City Grain and Oil Industry Co Ltd was signed in Vientiane on Friday during a video conference. ...More >>>
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Huawei is excited to announce that it was named a 2021 gartner peer insights customers’ choice for wired and wireless LAN access Infrastructure....More >>>