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Naga fireballs in Pakngum

Thousands of people will flock to Pakngum district end of Buddisht lent day, hoping to witness Mystery of the Naga fireballs Introduction: Thousands of people will flock to Pakngum district tonight, hoping to witness the …
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ROK supports green development in Laos

The Republic of Korea supports for about 10 years green development in Laos Introduction: The Republic of Korea has, for about 10 years, been supporting the Lao government’s efforts to expand green areas in the …
Patuxai in Vientiane, Laos

ISWG Annual Meeting

The annual meeting of the infrastructure sector working group (ISWG) unveils Efficiency must be a priority in the transport sector Introduction: The annual meeting of the infrastructure sector working group was held on Monday in …
Guan Huabing - Khanthavong

China is the largest investor in Laos

Chinese Ambassador to Laos, Guan Huabing says China becomes the top investor in Laos Introduction: Chinese Ambassador to Laos, Guan Huabing told members of the press recently that this year China has become the top …
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Construction of Latsavong Plaza in Vientiane

An official groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of Latsavong Plaza begins to start work Introduction: Construction of the first military hospitality building aiming to serve regional guests, in particular those attending the Asean summit meeting …
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Sisoulith offers remark at UN Meeting

Lao DPM and Minister of MOFA Thongloun Sisoulith offers remark at the UN General Assembly in New York Introduction:Lao Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Thongloun Sisoulith told the Assembly’s 69th annual high-level …
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Asean integration discussions

Cabinet, governors discuss Asean integration, economic development Introduction: Preparations for the Asean integration and socio-economic development plan have been the topic of priority at the ongoing three-day meeting between the government cabinet, Vientiane mayor and …
Phou Khaokwouay mountain conservation forest in Thoulakhom district, Vientiane province.

Green development in Laos

Korean govt supports green development in Laos The Republic of Korea has, for about 10 years, been supporting the Lao government’s efforts to expand green areas in the country through reafforestation and forest protection and …
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USA funds alternative livelihoods in Huaphan

The US government will provides US$1m for alternative development in Laos Introduction: The US government will provide US$1 million over two years to assist opium-growing farmers find alternative livelihoods in two districts of Huaphan province.
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Luang Prabang damages by Typhoon Kalmaegi

Local road sections and bridges in Luang Prabang province damage assessed over 80 billion kip Introduction: Local road sections and bridges in Luang Prabang province have been extensively damaged as a result of Typhoon Kalmaegi …
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Thammavong stresses energy security in ASEAN

Lao PM stresses energy security and sustainable future in Asean Lao Prime Minister Thongsing Thammavong has highlighted the importance of renewable energy in ensuring energy security and a sustainable future in Asean and urged future …