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- Laos, Russia ink agreements on Party ties, education
Laos and Russia have signed agreements concerning inter-Party relations and cooperation in the field of education. According to Russia’s TASS News Agency, the agreements were signed during a visit to Laos by the Deputy Chairman of the Russian Security Council and leader of ..More>>>

- Govt outlines actions to bolster fragile economy, address rising crime
The government cabinet has instructed state bodies to work with tour and service operators in preparation for Visit Laos Year 2024, in a bid to revitalise the tourism industry and boost the economy. ...More>>>

- University job fair gives students a boost up the employment ladder
Companies seeking new employees are partnering with the National University of Laos (NUOL) in Vientiane to provide job opportunities for new graduates. The university is currently holding its 11th annual job fair to link new graduates with potential employers in both the government and private sectors. ..More>>>

- JDB head office hosts video conference to review 3 months of operations with service units across Laos
The Board of Management of the Joint Development Bank (JDB) has reviewed its business operations in the first three months of 2023 via video link with representatives of service units across Laos. ..More>>>

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- Laos, Thailand continue cooperation in agricultural technical
Laos and Thailand have agreed to continue their cooperation in upgrading the skills of teachers and exchanging technical information between two countries. ...More>>>

- Tobacco causing increasing health damage in Laos

Deaths, where tobacco is considered to be the main contributor, are estimated at 4,807 per year on average or 13 people a day in Laos, while every year tobacco kills at least 8 million people ...More>>>

- Labour ministry hampered by inadequate monitoring of workplace accidents
Labour authorities are calling for the formulation of stronger legislation to ensure that workers’ right to work in safety and good health is upheld, in line with international standards. ...More>>>

- New gecko species in Laos among 380 new species discovered in Mekong region
A new species of gecko has been identified in Vientiane, according to a new report released by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), which says the new species is among the 380 new ...More>>>

- FAO pledges to preserve biological diversity of Laos
The UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) is committed to working with Lao authorities to preserve and promote biological diversity in the country despite challenges. ...More>>>
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Finance ministry to step up reforms of state-run enterprises
The State-Owned Enterprise Reform and Insurance Department will ....More>>>

Lao beauty queens grace Cannes red carpet
Miss Universe Laos 2022 Payengxa Lor and Miss International Laos 2018 Piyamarth Phounpaseuth  were the cynosure of all ....More >>>

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Bancha Keomingmeuang. “An artist who renounces herself to promote her husband’s work”
Bancha was born on May 1st, 1959, in Xebangfai district, ...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 >>>

Saravan to host National Student Games in December
Saravan province will host the 7th National Student Games 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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