Laos
| 23 Jun 2018 | 13:56

CHAMPASSAK, Laos (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Siphandone, in southern Laos, also known as the 4000 Islands, is a huge area of the mighty Mekong River that flows out into many channels, creating numerous islets and rapids. It’s also an area with an abundance of fish.  

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Environment
Laos
| 23 Jun 2018 | 13:54

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Sepon mine ownership is expected to transfer after tenement holder MMG Limited (MMG) agreed to the sale of its 90 percent stake in Lane Xang Minerals (LXML) to Chifeng Jilong Gold Mining Co Ltd (Chifeng) for US$275million.

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Business
Laos
| 23 Jun 2018 | 13:32

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Laos is still grappling with several challenges and pending issues impeding macroeconomic development despite robust expansion of the country’s economy when compared to regional peers. 

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Economy
Pakistan
| 23 Jun 2018 | 13:29

KARACHI (Dawn/ANN) - A doctored image circulated on social media made false claims about Afghan National Security Adviser Hanif Atmar.

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Politics, SciTech
Thailand
| 23 Jun 2018 | 13:28

BANGKOK (The Nation/ ANN) - Artificial intelligence (AI), augmented reality (AR) and machine learning (ML) software will be used to unlock the massive amount of data to deliver new experiences for customers, workers and other stakeholders in a multi-cloud environment in coming years.

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Business, SciTech
Sri Lanka
| 23 Jun 2018 | 13:26

COLOMBO ( The Island/ANN) - State Minister of Power and Renewable Energy Ajith Perera has discussed the issues pertaining to synergizing hydrocarbon exploration between Sri Lanka and India, during his talks with Indian Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas, Skill Development and Entrepreneur Development Dharmendra Pradhan.

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SciTech, Environment
North America
| 23 Jun 2018 | 13:24

WASHINGTON (Dawn/ANN) - The reminder emphasises the point that Washington never fails to mention the need for Pakistan to eliminate terrorism.

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Politics, Regional
Thailand
| 23 Jun 2018 | 13:23

BANGKOK (The Nation/ ANN) - AIRBUS and Thai Airways International (THAI) have signed an agreement to establish a new joint venture maintenance and overhaul (MRO) facility at U-Tapao International Airport in Rayong province.

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Business
Thailand
| 22 Jun 2018 | 23:58

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - The bold decision to legalise ought to spur other nations to invest in research on marijuana’s vaunted merits.

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General
Thailand
| 22 Jun 2018 | 23:56

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - Foreigners as of July 1 will be permitted to work in 12 professions previously reserved for Thais.

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Regional, Business, Economy