Vientiane Times (Laos)

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Vientiane residents who love the natural world and are in the mood for adventure on a getaway weekend should put the Rock Viewpoint on their bucket list.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Vientiane authorities have devised a six-point work plan to help small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to access finance, and aim to increase the number of SMEs by 10 per cent this year.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - City authorities are aiming to collect at least 5,241.78 billion kip in revenue this year, as planned by the Ministry of Finance, which is a 9.18 percent increase compared to the plan for 2019.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Lao Airlines will temporarily cancel all flights from Vientiane to three destinations in China, namely Changzhou, Shanghai, and Hangzhou, as part of precautions in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - A senior official from the Ministry of Information, Tourism and Culture has urged the public to carefully consider their actions when posting or sharing information on social media platforms, as some of the information could be false.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - No case of the new coronavirus (nCoV) has been confirmed on Lao soil, Minister of Health Associate Professor Dr Bounkong Sihavong told a media conference yesterday.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The United States on Friday launched a three-year Legal Aid Support project at the Ministry of Justice aiming to strengthen the rule of law in Laos.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The age structure and demographic transition presents an advantageous direction and great potential to reap demographic dividends in the years to come.  

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Every year in late January or early February the Chinese and Vietnamese communities gather to celebrate the Lunar New Year – a time when towns turn red as elaborate decorations in the lucky colour appear on streets and in numerous public places.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Vientiane authorities will attempt to source funding for investment in various areas, aiming for a target of 16,700 billion kip in order to drive economic growth.