Vientiane Times (Laos)

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The value of imports in Savannakhet province jumped to US$1.2 billion (9.68 trillion kip) over the first six months of this year, about five times more than the set plan. 

BEIJING (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Securing a decisive victory in building a moderately prosperous society in all respects and striving for the great success of socialism with Chinese characteristics in a new era.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Members of the National Assembly (NA) have called on the government to invest additional funds in educational development, health promotion and to intensify efforts to resolve outstanding social and economic issues to achieve widespread poverty alleviation and more sustainable rural development.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Thirty-six families in Meuangkern village, Xamtay district, Huaphan province require construction materials and daily essentials, including food, rice, and clothes after 37 houses were affected by flash floods recently. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - More than one trillion kip of state spending without approval from the National Assembly (NA) has been uncovered, the state top auditor told the parliament this week.

Vientiane (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The first visit to the Republic of Indonesia by Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith since taking office has been an important milestone in the further strengthening and deepening of traditional friendly relations and good cooperation between the two countries.

VIENTIANE(Vientiane Times/ANN) - Lao Handicrafts Association is expecting many thousands of visitors to see over 200 booths representing all ethnic groups displaying woven and other handicraft products this week in Vientiane.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Laos and Vietnam recently concluded a memorandum of understanding to cooperate in raising awareness on forest resources exploitation for communities along the two countries’ border areas.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Government officials charged with training specialist cultural heritage guides and developing relevant policies have joined tourism industry players from Mekong sub-region countries to discover the platform for national level training of specialist guides.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Authorities at all levels have been appointed to facilitate and assist visitors to make sure they enjoy their stay in Laos with the country set to launch Visit Laos Year 2018, a minister has said.