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- Laos’ trade deficit hits US$17 mn in April
Laos registered a trade deficit of US$17 million in April, according to official statistics released on Tuesday. ...More>>>

- First ATR aircraft flight to Nongkhang airport on Friday 

The first flight from Vientiane to Nongkhang airport in Xamneua district of Huaphan province using an ATR aircraft will be carried out on Friday, authorities have said. ... More>>>

- Laos urges Asean to act jointly to deal with poverty, food security
A senior Lao leader has called on Asean nations and regional stakeholders to further strengthen cooperation to alleviate poverty and ensure food security in the region.  ...More>>>

- Chinese power enterprises ensure generation and supply for Laos in peak summer season
In recent days, the weather in most parts of Laos has been extremely hot, with temperatures exceeding 40℃ at many places. ...More>>>

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- Govt officials discuss ways to improve road safety
The government has called for all sectors to strengthen their cooperation in reducing road accidents and improve road safety in Laos. ...More>>>

Laos, Cuba strengthen agriculture, livestock cooperation

Laos’ Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry (MOAF) and Cuba’s Ministry of Agriculture (MOA) have agreed to strengthen agriculture and livestock cooperation..  ...More>>>

- Lao’s plant product exports reach 8.8 trillion kip
Laos has exported over 3 million tonnes of plants and plant products worth US$507.6 million (over 8.8 trillion kip) in the first three months of this year. The exports amount to 56.4 percent of the annual plan.. ...More>>>

- Four die, 31 injured in three thunderbolt strikes
Four people were killed and 31 more injured in three incidents of lightning strikes in the northern provinces of Laos on Monday. . ...More>>>

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BOL to issue savings bonds worth 2 trillion kip
The Bank of the Lao PDR (BOL) has announced it will soon start selling savings bonds worth up to 2 trillion kip. ...More>>>

Performing arts trainer shares experiences
Performing Arts choreographer, artist, and architect Mr Phonepaserd Sengmanyvong recently shared his experiences as a trainer and how to prepare for performing art contests. ....More >>>

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Mighty millets - super grains of power 
Super-grain, super-food and wonder-grain are some of the adjectives often used to describe millets, one of the oldest foods known to humans, and probably the first grain used for domestic purposes. ...More >>>

Australian cities are falling behind the rest of the world
(ABC) -- Australia risks “sleepwalking into a long-term loss of productivity” unless workers return to the office in greater numbers, one of the world’s foremost experts on cities has warned. ..More >>>


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How are you going to get by with prices mounting and Lao kip weakening?
The Lao people have a very difficult time managing their everyday...More >>>

Lao judo team hopes to do well at SEA Games
The Lao judo team will try its best to  win gold medals at the 32nd ....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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