Vientiane Times (Laos)

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times) - Youth representatives from the Mekong-Lancang countries are meeting in Vientiane to discuss future cooperation and share their experiences of diplomatic operations.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times) - National Assembly (NA) members urged the government to impose proper measures to address violations involving state finances after learning that this kind of crime is common.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Investing in health, well-being and empowerment of adolescents, especially adolescent girls, is a smart investment as it yields significant economic and social returns and helps in achieving sustainable socio-economic development. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Some of the clothing made in Laos has proved unattractive to export markets due to sub-standard quality, while garment makers mainly focus on the domestic market for sales. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Laos and Cuba have agreed to promote cooperation in the fields of public health and medical science.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry yesterday defended its decision to lower the rice production target for 2019, saying it was unavoidable because of the severe flooding that had occurred this year and last.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - China Southern Power Grid (CSG) and Electricite du Laos (EDL) have teamed up to supply power for the China-Laos railway with a ceremony held in Vientiane last week to announce the joint venture.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The government has instructed dealers who import and sell vehicles to present their documents to the Department of Import and Export of the Ministry of Industry and Commerce no later than November 29. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Lao children at risk and persons with disabilities will benefit from next week’s 10th Asean Ministerial Meeting on Social Welfare and Development – ‘Strengthening Social Protection on Vulnerable Children’ being held in Vientiane.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The government will improve its working methods nationwide, in the belief that this will speed up the implementation of Party and government policies, according to Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith.