Vientiane Times (Laos)

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Representatives from Lao, European and Asian Universities are meeting in Vientiane to plan human resources development cooperation and share experiences for human resources management.  

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Xieng Khuang province is planning a new visitor attraction, by restoring and opening up mountainside refuges created by local people to hide from enemy bombing during the Indochina War.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Laos and Vietnam are pushing for key cooperation projects agreed to by their leaders to be accelerated, with their intergovernmental cooperation committee scheduled to meet next month.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Lao-Thai Railway Construction Project Phase II (Section II), comprising 7.5km of track from Thanalaeng station in Hadxaifong district to Vientiane station in Khamsavath village, Xaysettha district, will get underway after the project committee selected a consulting company to operate the project.

XIENG KHUANG, Laos (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Lao authorities will submit documentation to Unesco by the end of this month for the Plain of Jars in Xieng Khuang province to be added to the world heritage list after the government approved related documents last year.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Forestry officials are meeting in Vientiane to learn more about investigating, detaining and arresting offenders in connection with aquatic and wildlife crimes after the number of offenders increased significantly last year.

VVIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Administrators need to do more to improve the competency of personnel to strengthen the operations of administrative offices throughout the country. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The governments of Laos and Slovakia have signed an agreement aimed at boosting bilateral business relations and finance cooperation between the two countries. 

LUANG PRABANG (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Luang Prabang province tourism authorities are promoting Nong Khiew and Meuang Ngoi as adventure destinations and misty Phou Khoun as a great spot to soak up local culture during Visit Laos Year 2018.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Every day about three people are killed as a result of road accidents in Laos.