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Australia approves AUD4.5 million for business, trade improvement

Laos is now actively working to improve the business environment and facilitate trade as part of supporting the government’s policy to improve the ease...

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LXML pays US$5 million Royalty for 2nd Quarter Production

Mr Saman Aneka – Managing Director and Stakeholder Relations Manager, MMG LXML Sepon, handed royalty payment for 2nd quarter 2018 production of US$ 5.33...

IFC Continues To Support Lao PDR To Improve Investment Climate, Promote Sustainable And Inclusive Growth

(KPL) IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is accelerating its support to the Lao government in improving the climate for investment and...

Dozens fail to declare acceptance of expressway compensation

More than 100 people who will lose land and other property when the planned expressway is built through Vientiane did not declare their intention...

CEGGA Advisory Board Holds Meeting on Citizen Engagement

(KPL) The Advisory Board of the Programme to Promote “Citizen Engagement for Good Governance, Accountability and the Rule of Law” (CEGGA) came together for...

Laos, China ink US$4.5 million deal on cooperation projects

The Lao and Chinese governments have signed a funding agreement designed to finance a range of projects under the Mekong-Lancang cooperation framework. Deputy Minister of...

Saku Detox Enzyme Product Debuts

(KPL) Saku Detox Enzyme, a detox enzyme product from Thailand, was introduced in Vientiane Capital. The debut of the product was held in Vientiane Capital...

French Cooperation Remains Deeply Involved In French Speaking Bilingual Classes

Vientiane summer school, training in the use of song in language classes at Vientiane Plaza (KPL) The summer of 2018 will have been very eventful...

Vice President Receives China’s Hunan People’s Congress’ Chairman

   Vice President Phankham Viphavanh, right, receives the Chairman of China’s Hunan Provincial People’s Congress Du Jiahao in Vientiane on Nov 27, 2018 (KPL) Vice President Phankham Viphavanh on Tuesday received...

Laos-China counting on cooperation in statistics

China plans to support Laos in the field of statistics aiming to develop the capacity and knowledge of local government officials as part of...

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Energy Efficient Data Center Handed Over To Local Ministry

(KPL) The Laos Energy Efficient Data Center (LEED) has been handed over to the Ministry of Science and Technology. The handover ceremony took place on...

Vice President Receives China’s Hunan People’s Congress’ Chairman

   Vice President Phankham Viphavanh, right, receives the Chairman of China’s Hunan Provincial People’s Congress Du Jiahao in Vientiane on Nov 27, 2018 (KPL) Vice President Phankham Viphavanh on Tuesday received...

100 Trained On Agro Processing

(KPL) Around 100 people representing central agencies and local authorities have been trained on agro product processing. Held at the training centre of the...

Gyeongsangbuk-d, A Heritage Province Of South Korea

Gyeongju's traditional villages (KPL) Over 60,000 tourists visited Gyeongsangbuk-do province, South Korea during the autumn and winter of 2018. Out of the 60,000 tourists, 12,000 people...

U.S. Expands Support For Emergency Relief In Attapeu Province

    (KPL) During the month of August, the U.S. Government expanded its support for emergency relief in Attapeu Province and nearby areas affected by...

Regional Consultation on Census Metrology Held In Vientiane

(KPL) Lao Statistics Bureau (LSB) in collaboration with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and Statistics Korea hosted a regional consultation on census metrology aimed at strengthening the capacity of countries that have recently conducted...

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PM Attends 33rd ASEAN Summit In Singapore

From left: Malaysian PM Mahathir Mohamad, Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi, Philippine President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, Vietnamese PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Singapore...

Malaysian NGOs Donate Relief Aid For Flood Victims In Attapeu

(KPL) Malaysia’s Non-Government Organisations have provided as relief aid for the victims of the collapse of one of the five saddle dams of the...

PM to visit Brunei to strengthen bilateral cooperation

Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith will lead government officials on an official visit to Brunei from February 16-17. The two-day visit by Mr Thongloun and...

Private education institutes to resume bachelor degree courses

Education authorities have given approval for some private colleges to raise their status to private education institutes so they can recommence bachelor and higher...

Hongsa Farmers Trained On Melon Processing

(KPL) Farmers in Hongsa district, Xaaboury Province have attended a training course to learn how to process fruits. Held at Nakenkham village, Hongsa district, Xayaboury...

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Cabinet discusses four draft laws

The government cabinet yesterday debated the drafts of two new laws and amendments to two existing laws, at an extraordinary meeting convened for February. Chaired by...

Information, culture, tourism officials urged to aim higher

Deputy Prime Minister Dr Sonexay Siphandone has told the Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism to work with other ministries and sectors to address the...

Austria’s Tyrol awards PM for SOS Children’s Villages contribution

Austria’s Tyrol state – the birthplace of SOS Children’s Villages - has presented the Grand Non Tyrolian Eagle Award to Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith in...

R. Korea Extents Help To Children With Heart Problems

Minister Khampheng Xaysompheng, centre right, receives donation from Mrs Park soon-ja, Chairman,  R. Korea’s National Assembly Land Infrastructure and Transport Committee (Vientiane, Nov 12, 2018) (KPL)...

Lao PDR’s Macroeconomic Stability Amidst Uncertainty

  (KPL) Economic growth in the Lao PDR is estimated at 6.5 per cent in 2018 down from 6 9 per cent in 2017, in part...

Govt commits to further reform, improved business climate

The government has committed to continued efforts in improving the nation’s business climate as it plans to diversify the economic base and secure sustainable growth. Deputy...

Inactive investors to lose land concession licences

The government has given the green light for state agencies to revoke land concession licences held by investors who fail to develop state land in...

Malaysia Donates US$ 100,000 To Aid Flood Victims In Laos

Malaysian Ambassador to the Lao PDR Mr. Mohd Aini Atan met with Minister of Labour and Social Welfare Dr. Khampheng Saysompheng to inform the minister...

PM Meets R. Korean President Moon Jae-in

  PM Thongloun Sisoulith, right, shakes hands with R. Korea President Moon Jae-in in Singapore on Nov 14, 2018 (KPL) Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith on Nov 14...