14 September 2022

- Commerce ministry, partners draft green industry policy
The Department of Industry and Handicrafts under the Ministry of Industry and Commerce is working with the Global Green Growth Institute to draft Laos’ Green Industry Policy. ....More >>>

- Thanaleng Dry Port, Vientiane Logistics Park will boost regional trade: project developer
The Thanaleng Dry Port (TDP) and Vientiane Logistics Park (VLP) are designed to help transform Laos from a land-locked to a land-linked country, the landmark project developer has told the Crown Prince of Malaysia.....More >>>

US supports preparations for population and housing census
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has committed US$500,000 to support preparations for the 5th Population and Housing Census 2025......More >>>

- PSVG teams up with Arup Singapore Pte Ltd to conduct feasibility study on airport development in Laos
The Phongsavanh Group (PSVG) and Arup Singapore Pte Ltd (ARUP) have agreed to conduct a detailed feasibility study on joint investment with the Lao government to improve and develop ....More >>>

- Unitel receives two international awards for electronic system services 
Star Telecom Company (Unitel), a leading technology and communications company, has received two international awards in recent years.....More >>>

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- Govt, INGOs review cooperation in development programmes
Senior government officials and members of International Non-Governmental Organisations (INGOs) are meeting to discuss progress in socio-economic development and the work being done by INGOs across Laos. ....More >>>

- UN pledges support for LDC graduation process

The United Nations is committed to further supporting Laos in preparing for a smooth transition from Least Developed Country (LDC) status in 2026......More >>>

- National University of Laos to develop e-learning 
The National University of Laos (NUOL) is to develop e-learning and teaching design content under a programme to introduce distance learning in the Department of Foreign Language Teachers, Faculty of ....More >>>

- Champassak folk warned to clear mosquito breeding grounds
Health authorities in Champassak province have instructed local residents to be more diligent in clearing mosquito breeding grounds, following an increase in the number of cases of dengue fever..... .More >>>

- Customs officers seize shotgun, e-cigarettes
Customs officers on duty at the Lao-Thai Friendship Bridge in Vientiane on Sunday seized a Derya MK-12 semi-automatic shotgun from a Thai national attempting to bring the weapon into Laos, ... .More >>>

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Tickets for Laos-China Railway to be issued with names of passengers
People will be required to give their full names while booking tickets for the (LCR) as part ...More >>>

Japanese citizens promote Japanese language among Lao students
Four Japanese citizens assigned to secondary schools in Laos to promote Japanese language ...More >>>

Crowds flock to Luang Prabang boat racing festivalEven though it was a rainy day, people turned out in droves for the annual Boat Racing Festival in Luang Prabang City, with races taking place ...More >>>

King Charles in Belfast, queen’s coffin to return to London
EDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) -- King Charles was flying to Northern Ireland Tuesday on the .... More >>>

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What do you think about the parking charges at Vientiane station?
Mr Phetsamone Xayyavong, a government official in Vientiane: It’s a good thing that ...More >>>

Laos’ Olympics committee gears up for int’l events
The National Olympics Committee of Laos is making plans to prepare Lao athletes for competition in international events in 2023 and 2024. ..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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