29 July 2022

- Govt, Chinese firm ink MOU on agriculture project in Attapeu
The government has given the green light to the Hongkong Tianchi Group Corporation to carry out a feasibility study on a project that ...More >>>

- Health ministry sets dengue control campaign as priority 
The Ministry of Health has urged administrative offices at all levels in Vientiane to organise dengue prevention activities as a priority to combat the spread of the virus. ....More >>>

- Laos among countries with highest inflation in SE Asia
The inflation forecast for Southeast Asia for 2022 has been raised significantly from 3.7 percent to 4.7 percent, according to the ...More >>>

- Huawei partners with information communication institute and China railway group to provide teaching-learning training course 
Huawei Technologies (Lao) Sole Co., Ltd. yesterday, together ...More >>>

UnionPay accounts for 80 percent of market share in Laos
When you pick up your debit card, more often than not you will see the name UnionPay - a global payment brand that serves the world’s largest cardholder base. ...More >>>

- Vientiane Logistics Park can give Vietnam access to cost-effective global transport network, operator says
The shipment of goods by rail from Laos to Europe is a cost-effective method of transport and through the Lao Logistics Link (LLL) project, ...More >>>

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- Vietnamese firms reach deal on hydropower plant in Laos
Two Vietnamese companies recently reached a deal to construct a US$34.2 million hydropower plant in Laos, local media reported. ..More >>>

- Luang Prabang plans festival extravaganza

Luang Prabang province is planning some exciting activities next month after a dearth of entertainment during the two years of the Covid pandemic. ...More >>>

- Pediatric care improves but deficiencies remain: health chiefs
Laos has made progress in providing mothers and their children with better quality health services but there are still challenges and lessons to ...More >>>

- Vientiane provincial court hands down death penalty to drug dealers
The People’s Court of Vientiane province recently handed down the death sentence to two people found guilty of drug dealing. . .More >>>

- Increase in minimum wage does not include overtime
The increase in the minimum wage, which applies to the private sector only and comes into effect in August, will not include overtime payment, ... .More >>>

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Govt to improve business regulations to boost trade and investment 
The government has told the relevant line agencies to implement ...More >>>

Miss International Queen Laos wants to help disadvantaged children
The Miss International Queen Laos, Ms Minladar Engmany, ...More >>>

High-flying rockets are the harbinger of good fortune
Villagers across the country launch hundreds of thousands of home-made rockets ...More >>>

Vietnam enhances special relationship with Laos
VIENTIANE (Vietnam News/ANN) -- Secretary of the Party Central Committee and President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front .... More >>>

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Are you concerned about a new wave of Covid-19?
Health officials have voiced concern about a possible new wave of Covid infections after 86 people tested positive for the virus ...More >>>

Lao futsal teams to compete for Revive Cup
A total of 16 teams from Vientiane will compete in the Revive Futsal Cup 2022, with matches taking place from July 30 to ...More >>>

Viengxay is a beautiful nature
Viengxay district in Huaphan province, in the northeast of the country is not big and one day seems to be enough for ....More >>>





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