14 November 2022

- Asean leaders present visions to tackle ongoing challenges
Asean leaders presented their visions for the future when attending the 40th and 41st Asean Summits and Related Summits, held last week in Phnom Penh, Cambodia...More >>>

- South Korean company confers on Lao mega project
The General Logistics Department of the Ministry of Public Security recently signed documents to grant the right for the use of state land in the Km 62 area of Vientiane province for the construction of the US$2.9-billion Resort Lao Complex project...More >>>

- IUCN Green List initiative enriches protected and conserved areas in more than 60 countries
The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Green List of Protected and Conserved Areas (GL) is an initiative that encourages, measures, recognises and shares the successes of protected areas that meet the standards of good management and governance practices. As many as 600 protected and conserved sites in more than 60 countries around the world have been enriched after applying the IUCN Green List’ guidance, adding more value to the protected nature.. ...More >>>

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- EU study fair offers exciting scholarship opportunities
The Study in Europe Fair is giving Lao students the chance to apply for scholarships to study in EU countries, with the event kicking off at the National University of Laos and continuing this week in universities in Savannakhet, Champassak and Luang Prabang provinces. ...More >>>

- Govt strengthens plans to achieve 70 percent forest cover
The government is rolling out a plan to restore forested areas to 70 percent of the country’s land mass, with support from the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA). ....More >>>

- New ambassadors to Laos present credentials to President
Ambassadors representing seven countries on Thursday presented their credentials to President Thongloun Sisoulith following their appointment as diplomatic representatives to Laos, in a ceremony held. ... .More >>>

- Vietnamese, Lao PMs hold talks in Phnom Penh
PHNOM PENH (Vietnam News) -- Prime Minister Phạm Minh Chinh held talks with Lao Prime Minister Phankham Viphavanh in Phnom Penh on Thursday.. .. .More >>>

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Thai businesspeople seek investment, trade partners in Laos
Members of the business community of Thailand are seeking trade connections ...More >>>

Lao fashion week - ESMOD night 
Celebrating the 69th anniversary of diplomatic relationship between Laos and France, the French Embassy Vientiane organises .....More >>>

People carry wax castles to pay homage to That Luang stupa  
Thousands of people decorated their colourful Phasatpheung or wax castles ...More >>>

Severe thunderstorms, possible hail forecast across inland NSW as flooding continues
(ABC) -- Flooding and thunderstorms are continuing across inland areas of New South . ... More >>>

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How can we persuade more people to stop smoking?
Tobacco kills more than 8 million people globally every year. In Laos, more than 6,000 people a year or 17 people a day die from the effects . ....More >>>

Xieng Khuang to meet Vientiane in final of National Football Championship
Xieng Khuang province will face Vientiane in the final of the ...More >>>

Sikhottabong stupa is a cultural attraction for people seeking blessings
Laos has some of the world’s best tourist attractions and it’s time for ....More >>>



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