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Huaphan Court sentenced corrupt officials

Huaphan People’s Court sentence eight men and one woman for embezzlement of the state budget Introduction: Huaphan People’s Court has sentenced eight men and one woman to lengthy terms of imprisonment for embezzlement of the state budget, amounting to almost 10 billion kip. The nine officials were all found guilty of misappropriating funds from the

Government’s report approved by NA

The NA members approved the government’s report on the implementation of the socio-economic development plan for 2013-14 Introduction: The NA members approved the government’s report on the implementation of the socio-economic development plan for 2013-14 and its plan for next year at the closing of the session on Friday the 25th of July. NA President

Laos extends condolences over flight MH 17

Laos extends condolences over Malaysian Airlines flight MH 17 that crashed in the east of Ukraine on July 17, 2014 Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, Saleumxay Kommasith represented the Lao government in expressing the nation’s sadness over the Malaysian plane crash in Ukraine.

Annual civil servant exams

The first of the annual civil servant exams officially takes place nationwide Introduction: The first of the annual civil servant exams officially takes place nationwide, with a total of 32,235 applicants. Official said, Those 32,235 applicants consist of 29,534 students with higher diplomas, 2,701 students with under higher diplomas and 850 students who graduated from

Switzerland supports Lao DECIDE Info project

Switzerland supports access to socio-economic data in Laos Introduction: Switzerland will provide US$4.2 million (around 33.8 billion kip) to improve access to cross-sectoral socio-economic information through the third phase of the Lao DECIDE Info project. Story: Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment, Somchit Inthamith and the Regional Director of the Swiss Agency for Development and