Vientiane Times (Laos)

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - An exhibition promoting the works of South Korean photographers entitled ‘Blooming Laos’ is now drawing interest at i:cat gallery, in Simeuang village, Sisattanak district, Vientiane.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Journalists around the world today are up against a unique challenge – readers who are becoming reporters themselves through the use of technology and devices that have rapidly proliferated.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - To celebrate the 66th anniversary of Media and Publication Day this month, Vientiane Times is seeking successful people in the sector to highlight their roles and contribution to Lao media.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Laos needs to spend the equivalent of about 30 per cent of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) on national socio-economic development initiatives per year, a senior official has suggested. 

KUALA LAMPUR (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Malaysian investors are keen to inject more investment capital into Laos in the years to come with the country currently ranked the 4th largest foreign investor in Laos following China, Vietnam and Thailand through its hydropower projects, development of special economic zones and services sector.

TIANJIN PROVINCE, China (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Traveller numbers have increased tenfold at the Tianjin International Cruise Home Port in the Chinese province of the same name in the six years since welcoming its first passengers.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Microprocessors and modern technology will meet in the next iteration of the annual Robot Contest to be held in 2018. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Unsafe, non-standard, contaminated and expired food, and other products will be banned from import and sale to consumers, the Vientiane Industry and Commerce Department recently warned.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The e-commerce market in Laos is set to take off amidst the rapid growth of internet penetration in the region but the country still does not have laws to regulate such activities, experts have noted.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Laos and Cambodia have completed the demarcation of about 87 per cent of their border, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced during a news conference held in Vientiane to provide an explanation about the recent problem on the frontier.