19 September 2022

- Govt praises individuals, departments for patriotism and development efforts
The government has praised individuals and departments for strong sense of nationalism and dedication to the development process, especially in rural areas, where the quality of life of ethnic people is gradually improving. .. ....More >>>

- Laos, Vietnam and Cambodia partner to prevent illegal activities
The defence ministries of Lao, Vietnam and Cambodia will enhance cooperation to prevent illegal migration, transnational crimes, human and drug trafficking, smuggling, arms trade and other crimes.
These issues were discussed at a trilateral meeting in Vientiane last week between the ministers of national defence of Laos, Vietnam and Cambodia......More >>>

Development partners support  the rights of persons with disabilities in Laos
The government of Lao PDR ratified the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) on September 25, 2009 and the CRPD Committee considered the initial report of the government at its meetings held on August 29-30, 2022. The concluding observations were adopted at its meeting held on September 7, 2022 in which the UN committee of experts.  .....More >>>

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- Asean, Chinese media urged to reinforce cooperation
Media outlets in Asean and China have been urged to further strengthen their cooperation in promoting regional development and collaboration for mutual benefit. Almost 200 media... ....More >>>

AHAN Project improves nutrition for communities in Laos
A total of 150 rural communities from Attapeu, Saravan, and Savannakhet provinces have seen their lives changed over the past five years due to improved nutrition for the most vulnerable mothers and children despite the challenges posed by Covid-19 and climate hazards. .......More >>>

- Laos, Australia extend partnership in education
The governments of Laos and Australia are continuing their strong partnership in education development, to support successful implementation of the new primary school curriculum.. .....More >>>

- 15 casualties recorded in UXO accidents over eight months
There were 15 casualties in accidents involving UXO (unexploded Ordnance) across the country in the first eight months of this year, while 3,063 hectares were cleared of explosives... .... .More >>>

- Labour issues hamper manufacturing sector
The problems that Lao manufacturers have been experiencing are not only due to a shortage of workers, but a mismatch between employee qualifications and the real needs of the job market..... .More >>>

- Changes to parking fees at Vientiane station announced
Boten Frontier Services Limited has made changes to its parking fees at Vientiane station after a public outcry over the high charges for picking up and dropping off passengers...... .More >>>

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Unitel urged to strengthen bridge in special relationship, economic ties
Vietnam’s Minister of National Defence, General Phan Van Giang, has called on the ...More >>>

First audition held for Mister Global Laos
The first audition to select the 12 finalists for Mister Global Laos 2022 was held at the Green Park Boutique Hotel on Saturday. ...More >>>

75 Years of Progressive India
75 years of free India are replete with stupendous achievements. These become more remarkable because the country had to make a . ...More >>>

Xi attends restricted session of SCO Samarkand summit
SAMARKAND, Uzbekistan (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping has attended . .... More >>>

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What can be done to reduce the rising crime rate?
More than 300 crimes were reported in Chanthabouly district over the first six months of this year, with most related to business disputes.....More >>>

Run for Children half marathon planned in Luang Prabang
Thousands of runners from Laos and other countries will take part in the 8th Run for Children. ..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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