24 May, 2023

- New phase of UXO clearance project begins in Khammuan
The Mines Advisory Group (MAG) has launched Phase VIII of a project to survey . ..More>>>

- First Lao Human Capital Summit to be held in Vientiane
The first Lao Human Capital Summit will be held in Vientiane on May 25 to discuss ways the country can boost its opportunities by investing in its people ...More>>>

- ICBC Vientiane branch accelerates preparation for launch of RMB clearing bank operations
The Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) is gearing up to complete preparatory ..More>>>

- Phu Bia Mining hosts friendly football and safety awareness activities for local children
Phu Bia Mining, a leading mining company in Laos, recently conducted its . ..More>>>

- CSA Japan, JTUC RENOG, Sinfonia Technology Labour Union fund new school in Phonhong
The Japanese Trade Union Confederation, the Commission for the Solidarity with the Asian Underprivileged Japan or CSA (a Japanese NGO). ..More>>>

- Poor management of raw asbestos poses health risk
Arrangements for managing raw asbestos at many places in Laos are often ..More>>>

- Medical gas pipelines, liquid oxygen tanks installed in hospitals to improve healthcare services, cut treatment costs
Medical gas pipelines and liquid oxygen tanks are ready for use ..More>>>

- Medvedev’s visit to Laos yield several bilateral documents

VIENTIANE (TASS) -- A package of documents in the area of inter-party relations and cooperation in the field of education was signed as a result...More>>>

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- Laos returns remain of Vietnamese nationals lost during Indochina War
Laos has handed over the remains of Vietnamese volunteer soldiers and experts who lost their lives during the war in Laos, to the Vietnamese government.. ...More>>>

- New art museum 70 percent complete

A new Vientiane Museum of Contemporary Arts under construction in Phonesa-at village near the Nongxeuam pond in Xaythany district is now 70 percent complete and is expected to be finished sometime next year.   . ...More>>>

- Higher regional growth projected to drive Lao economy: IMF
Higher regional growth, particularly through tourism, exports of goods and resource extraction, is expected to drive economic growth in Laos this year, according to the International Monetary Fund (IMF). ...More>>>

- Nam Theun 2 Power Company holds Walk for Clean Water
A major player in water in Laos, the Nam Theun 2 Power Company, is committed to providing access to drinking water by raising awareness among its employees and partners. ...More>>>

- Ministry issues warning over foreign scholarships advertised on social media
The Ministry of Education and Sports has advised students and parents not to believe advertisements posted on social media about the availability of scholarships in foreign countries. ...More>>>
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Rail operator completes construction of apartment buildings for maintenance staff in Luang Prabang, Vangvieng  
New apartment blocks built for use by Laos-China Railway staff at stations in Luang Prabang and Vangvieng have passed acceptance tests conducted by the Laos-China Railway Co., Ltd....More>>>

Miss & Mister Fitness Supermodel Laos bag award in Vietnam
Miss & Mister Fitness Supermodel Laos 2023 Mr Jonethajuck Nouansengsy and Ms Noy Laochongxoua won the popularity award at the Miss & Mister Fitness Supermodel World 2023 held at Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam on Monday night. . ....More >>>

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Lao student wins contest with her exquisite jewellery designs
Ms Souksavan Manivongxay, 19, a first year student at the Faculty of Architecture, is majoring ...More >>>

Australia’s fifth COVID-19 wave is approaching
(ABC) -- A leading epidemiologist says it is clear Australia is approaching its fifth wave of COVID-19.....More >>>


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What should we do to stop students falling victim to fake scholarship offers?
The Ministry of Education and Sports has warned students and their parents ...More >>>

Lao disabled athletes gear up for Para Games
Seven teams of Lao competitors will take part in the 12th Asean Para Games in Cambodia from June 3-9, following on from the Southeast Asian ....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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