17 November 2022

- Laos, Australia to elevate ties to a comprehensive partnership 
Prime Minister Phankham Viphavanh and his Australian counterpart Anthony Albanese have announced their intention to ..More >>>

- Thailand, China, S. Korea named as top sources of tourists
Tourists from Thailand, China and the Republic of Korea topped the list of visitors to Laos in the first nine months of this year. ....More >>>

- Authorities seize 7,000 litres of illegally imported fuel
Authorities have impounded two fuel tankers carrying 7,000 litres of petrol and diesel after it was found the drivers did not have the correct documents. ...More >>>

- Xi calls for meeting challenges of the times together at G20 summit
BALI, Indonesia (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping addressed here on Tuesday the Group of 20 (G20) Bali summit, ....More >>>

- S. Korean, Lao companies bolster security in Vientiane
The people of Vientiane will be able to enjoy enhanced security, thanks to the donation of a Housing Solution Surveillance Camera by ...More >>>

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- Covid vaccination coverage inadequate, health chief says
Laos has achieved good results in its Covid-19 vaccination campaign and most people have had two vaccinations, but more must be done to ...More >>>

- Rail operator lays on extra train between Vientiane and Luang Prabang
The Laos-China Railway Company Limited has announced that it will operate an additional service between Vientiane and .....More >>>

- Police record surge in drug-related crimes
Police in Vientiane have processed 1,202 drug-related cases during the past year and seized nearly 3 tonnes of amphetamine and ... .More >>>

- Health ministry steps up measures to curb cigarette smoking
The Ministry of Health delivered a strong message on the need for stronger tobacco control, with health authorities and .. .More >>>

- 71 killed in October traffic accidents
A total of 71 people died during road traffic accidents that occurred across the country in October, an increase of nine compared to .. .More >>>

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Improve key factors to boost tourism industry, economist suggests
Laos needs to make improvements in several important areas to ...More >>>

A poster promoting World Children’s Day.
Lao artists Ms Aluna Thavonsouk and Mr Tanu Vannasin will join celebrations marking World Children’s Day at .....More >>>

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

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What are your thoughts about buying and selling goods online?
Online businesses are booming, but this method of buying and ....More >>>

Vientiane athletes ready for National Games
Athletes representing Vientiane at the 11th National Games taking place in Xieng Khuang province next month are ...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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