Vientiane Times (Laos)

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - During the meeting, participants discussed progress and technical issues of a baseline or a benchmark to measure changes in greenhouse gas emissions.

SARAVAN (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Currently, Saravan has only 39 sawmills and furniture factories that are legal and continuing to operate.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The government has banned construction of public office buildings from now until 2020 as part of efforts to implement the nation’s frugality policy.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Laos and Thailand have agreed to cooperate on business development to promote trade and investment in order to boost economic efficiency and relations between the two countries.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Audiences on both sides of the Mekong have been falling for the new Lao feature Dearest Sister this month with the film hitting a growing number of screens in Laos and Thailand alike. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Laos-Vietnam Solidarity and Friendship Year 2017 marks the 55th anniversary of the countries’ diplomatic relations and the 40th anniversary of the signing of the Laos-Vietnam Treaty of Friendship and Cooperation.

BEIJING (Vientiane Times/ANN) - When people talk about the ancient Silk Road, today becoming better known as the One Belt and One Road, they always mention Zhang Qian, a diplomat, traveller and explorer during the Han dynasty from 206 BC to220 AD.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Regional SME networking is getting a boost as Japan teams up with the SME agencies across South-East Asia to promote benefits of shared learning across the incubation centre network.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Lao National Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the Thai Chamber of Commerce and the Federation of Thai Industries have agreed to expand their cooperation on trade and investment.

​VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN News Desk) - Asean meeting in Vientiane focuses on fighting transnational crime with international partners.