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- President gives encouragement to Khamkeuth district farmers
President Thongloun Sisoulith on Wednesday instructed Khamkeuth district authorities in Borikhamxay province to encourage residents of Nahat village to grow more crops. ..More>>>

- Laos-China rail operator to start cross-border service in April 
The Laos-China Railway Company Limited will introduce a cross-border service on the railway in mid-April. At present, trains only run between stations within Laos, ..More>>>

- Fifth Lao-Thai Friendship Bridge now 69 percent complete
The Fifth Lao-Thai Friendship Bridge, linking Borikhamxay province to Bueng Kan province in Thailand across the Mekong River is now 69 percent complete and ..More>>>

- Nemo Partners to open representative office in Laos
The global leading business support company from South Korea, Nemo Partners Group, will open a new representative office in Laos. .More>>>

- The Silk Road: A roadmap of skills
A total of 45 trainees from Loas, representing various sectors, have completed training in water environment monitoring and ... More>>>

- Enduring energy: power of Laos-Japan partnership embodied by Nam Ngum dam
Laos’ Nam Ngum 1 dam and hydropower plant is a historic achievement in construction, and its iconic image has appeared on .. More>>>

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- Japan gives boost to early childhood education in Saravan
The Embassy of Japan to Laos and World Vision are deepening their commitment to quality education for vulnerable children in Laos, ...More>>>

US pledges to support Laos to combat trafficking in persons
The United States is committed to supporting Laos in its efforts to combat trafficking in persons (TIP), believing that the government in ...More>>>

- Laos, Vietnam to stage tech innovation event in Vientiane
The Ministry of Technology and Communications in cooperation with the Ministry of Science and Technology of Vietnam will host the ...More>>>

- DPM instructs National Internet Centre to beef up battle against cybercrime
The government has instructed the National Internet Centre to make greater use of digital systems in the prevention of cybercrime. ..More>>>

City authorities to crack down on noise from entertainment venues
Vientiane authorities are once again attempting to tackle the problem of noise emanating from restaurants and nightclubs, which has drawn public complaints, ..More>>>
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Lao entrepreneur eyes benefits from e-commerce 
Laos is renowned for its delicacies and unique products but the ...More>>>

Lao celebrities promote new collection for Lao New Year
A fashion show was held to unveil the new collections of ...More >>>

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Popular tourists Shougang Park mixes technology, culture, tourism, sports, entertainment, industries 
Beijing, China: With a history of more than 100 years, Shougang Park has . ..More >>>

UN calls for game-changing action on global water crisis
UNITED NATIONS (Xinhua) -- The United Nations on Wednesday called for ...More >>>


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What should be done to prevent African swine fever spreading to Laos?
The Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry has banned the import of pork products, ...More >>>

Rising stars in Lao vovinam team eye success at SE Asian champs
Male and female practitioners of vovinam, especially those competing 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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