Friday, February 22, 2019

Public Private Mix Network Expanded to Improve Malaria Control in Laos

(KPL) The Lao PDR Centre for Malaria, Parasitology, and Entomology’s (CMPE) 2016-2020 National Strategy to control and eliminate malaria, the fifth such strategy to...

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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...

Loguide App Wins Samsung Tech Institute 2018

(KPL) Samsung Tech Institute 2018 announced on Friday Loguide App as the winner of the project themed “Promoting Tourism in Laos”. Loguide App has been developed by...

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...

Laos Kids Shine At Football For Friendship Programme In Russia

-Young Footballer Participates in the Grand Opening Ceremony of the FIFA World Cup 2018- ( (KPL) The Sixth season of Football for Friendship (F4F) Programme...

Winners Of ‘Visit Laos Year 2018’ Collection Announced

(KPL) Lao Fashion Week announced on Tuesday Mr Phonepaseuth Sengmanyvong as the top winner of ‘Visit Laos Year 2018’ Collection. Mr Phonepaseuth, a leading Lao...

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...

Luang Prabang Film Festival Opens Call For 2018 Talent Lab, Led By Tribeca Film Institute

(KPL) The Luang Prabang Film Festival (LPFF) has announced that it is accepting  applications for its 2018 Talent Lab, led by Tribeca Film Institute®...

New JICA Volunteers Visit Japan Embassy

(KPL) Eleven new Japanese volunteers dispatched to Laos on Feb 4 paid a courtesy call to Mr Kuno Kazuhiro, Minister of Japan to the...

Champassak tempting tourists for Visit Laos-China Year

Champassak is focusing on distinctive festivities and various initiatives in a bid to lure more tourists to the southern province during Visit Laos-China Year...

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Laos, Norway Exempt Visa For Diplomats

Laos and Norway have reached an agreement to exempt diplomatic passport holders from applying for entry visa. The visa exemption will take effect...

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...

New roads set to improve trade, living standards

Motorists should enjoy reduced travel times in the capital when the construction of road links between the That Luang marsh area and other roads...

Guizhou Is Leading The Way As Example Of Poverty Alleviation Through Tourism

By Morag Hobbs (People's Daily Online) If you build it, they will come. The phrase could not be more apt than for the city of...

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...

Champassak tempting tourists for Visit Laos-China Year

Champassak is focusing on distinctive festivities and various initiatives in a bid to lure more tourists to the southern province during Visit Laos-China Year 2019. Deputy Director of the provincial Information, Culture and Tourism Department, Ms...

Mining

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...

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...

Laos endorses green growth strategy

The government has endorsed the National Green Growth Strategy with policymakers believing the state intervention will help to maintain strong, inclusive and sustainable economic...

Namha ASEAN Heritage Park Promotes Bamboo VCD Along Buffer Zone

By Souvanhpheng   (KPL) Bamboo is an important non-timber forest product (NTFP) in the context of the livelihood of the poor in the Lao PDR. Next to...

WEF: PM Thongloun Highlights Challenges Of Industry 4.0 Revolution

(KPL) Addressing the 27th World Economic Forum ASEAN held in Hanoi, Vietnam on Sep 12, PM Thongloun Sisoulith raised challenges and opportunities amid era...

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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 for...

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 the...

Facility Upgrade Complete At Na Phao International Checkpoint

(KPL) Phu Bia Mining (PBM) officially opened the company-funded upgraded Na Phao international customs checkpoint in Khammuan Province on January 30, 2019. The upgrade of LAK...

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)...

Thai Products Promoted In Laos

(KPL) Over 50 producers and entrepreneurs from southern provinces of Thailand have participated in the Southern Thailand Best Product @ Vientiane event held in Vientiane...

Liupanshui City Develops Tourism And Agriculture Industries To Alleviate Poverty

By Khamla Phanouvong(KPL) Liupanshui, a city in southwest China’s Guizhou Province is developing tourism and agriculture industries to effectively alleviate poverty.Over 4,000 residents now sell...

Relief Items Presented To Flood Affected Families In Attapeu

(KPL) Minister of Labour and Social Welfare Khampheng Xaysompheng on Tuesday presented relief items donated by public members and local and international organisations to over...

Children Call For Brighter Future for Every Child

(KPL) The Government of Lao PDR, represented by the Deputy Prime Minister Sonexay Siphandone, UNICEF Representative, Mr Octavian Bivol, representatives of development partners, about 1,500...

Consultation meeting on the National Population and Development Policy (2019-2030)

(KPL) The consultation meeting on the draft National Population and Development Policy (2019-2030) was organized in Vientiane Capital on 22 August 2018. It was chaired...