22 May, 2023

- Germany grants EUR32m for forest protection
The German government has provided a grant of about EUR32 million to finance environmental protection schemes in the northern provinces of Laos. ..More>>>

- President to attend international conference “Future of Asia” in Tokyo 

President Thongloun Sisoulith will depart Vientiane on May 24 to attend the 28th International Conference “Future of Asia” in Tokyo, Japan...More>>>

- Belt and Road Initiative boosts economic growth in Laos
Belt and Road Initiative has opened up travel opportunities for the people of Laos, spuring economic development and boosting tourism ..More>>>

- Bokeo police seize 1,436 kg of crystal meth
Bokeo police are detecting increasing amounts of drug trafficking in the Golden Triangle area and last week intercepted a consignment of 1,436kg of crystal meth in Tonpheung district. ...More>>>

- Have fun with Ford challenge activities and win prizes
Lao Ford City has organised the Next-Gen Territory test drive event and is challenging participants to play games to win prizes. ...More>>>

- Laothani Group hosts PEUGEOT EXPERIENCE DAY in Vientiane
The introduction of an inventive and global top-of-the-range generalist brand from France, PEUGEOT EXPERIENCE DAY,...More>>>

- Second-Asean-China online influencers conference held in China's Fuzhou
The Second Asean-China Online Influencers Conference kicked off in Fuzhou, East China’s Fujian Province on Friday (May 19th). . ..More>>>

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- Attapeu orders companies to suspend clearance of concession area
The Attapeu Administration Office has ordered two companies to suspend the clearing of land for which they were granted a concession to grow crops in Sanamxay district, in a bid to resolve a dispute with local villagers. ...More>>>

- Setthathirath Hospital improves treatment outcomes: health chief

The management and staff at Setthathirath Hospital have made good strides in providing better quality treatment in the field of internal medicine. ...More>>>

- Drug use study reveals challenges in reducing HIV infection
A rapid assessment study on people who inject drugs and people who use drugs has revealed challenges in HIV infection prevention in Laos. ...More>>>

- Laos, Vietnam partner in education, agriculture development
Education authorities in Laos and Vietnam have agreed to continue their partnership in the development of education and farming methods in Laos. ...More>>>
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Govt to use new decrees to reform state-invested enterprises
The government is partnering with development partners to boost the ...More>>>

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Mark your calendar, tea lovers in Laos
Laos is celebrating its second International Tea Day from May 19-21 at the Parkson Mall in Vientiane.
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China-Central Asia summit injects strength into regional development, peace, stabilityShaanxi, China: Growing China and Central Asia relations will inject strength into development, regional ...More >>>


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What do you think about the increase in the price of drinking water?
The Drinking Water Association is increasing the cost of drinking water ...More >>>

Lao tennis players rewarded for efforts at SEA Games
The Lao Tennis and Soft Tennis federations on Friday presented cash ....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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