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-  Inflation forcing Asian nations to tighten monetary policies
High inflation pressures in many Asian countries including Laos are driving central banks to tighten monetary policy more quickly than expected, according to ...More>>>

- New Huaphan airport scheduled for handover in April 
The new Nong Khang airport in Xamneua district, Huaphan province, is set for handover next month, with overall construction now 90.34 percent complete. According to a project report issued in December 2022, ...More>>>

-  BRI driving Laos’ economy, creating job opportunities: Chinese FM
BEIJING, China: The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) is of great importance in promoting economic cooperation between Laos and China, ..More>>>

- Laos strengthens partnership under South-South Cooperation
Doha, Qatar: The Lao government will have more engagement with developing countries under South-South Cooperation, as part of efforts to ..More>>>

- 36 Manor presents new tea products to celebrate 6th anniversary
The Lao Three Six Manor Trade Export-Import SOLE CO., LTD. has celebrated its 6th anniversary by introducing two new quality tea products that ..More>>>

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- Vientiane province adds another cave to list of visitor attractions
Visitors to scenic Vientiane province will soon be able to add a new location to their itinerary, following plans by local authorities to make the dramatic Tham Phaka cave more accessible. ..More>>>

- Vietnamese companies eye investment in cattle, buffalo farm
Two Vietnamese companies will carry out a feasibility study for a 300-hectare cattle and buffalo farm in the Phabang zone of Xepon district, Savannakhet province, ...More>>>

- Sikhottabong authorities plan road upgrades ahead of Asean Summit
The Public Works and Transport Office in Sikhottabong district, Vientiane, plans to upgrade and repair roads ahead of the Asean Summit, which Laos will host next year. ..More>>>

Bridge across Saravan swamp now 90 compete
Saravan authorities are working to turn a swamp in Khongxadone district into a tourist attraction and are building a bridge to enable access and enjoyment of the bucolic area. ..More>>>
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Two-way trade by Laos worth US$935 million in January
Exports by Laos in January were worth US$461 million, while imports during the ...More>>>

Payengxa Lor appointed ambassador of Indochina Bank
Indochina Bank’s brand ambassadors take forward the corporate social ...More >>>

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Golden gibbons deep in the jungle of Khammuan province
We awoke in our hammocks to loud whoops echoing through the ..More >>>

US stocks skid, oil prices tumble amid Powell’s hawkish comments
NEW YORK (Xinhua) -- US Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell’s tough talks on ...More >>>


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What should we do to promote role of women?
To mark the 113rd International Women’s Day on March 8, Vientiane Times asked ...More >>>

Lao Badminton Youth Championship puts rising stars on the podium
A total of 124 players in the U-12, U-15 and U-18 age groups, from badminton clubs in ...More >>>

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Hoi An – a tourist hotspot and a jewel in Vietnam’s crown
If you’re thinking about a visit to somewhere special, Hoi An is a great ....More>>>



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