Vientiane Times (Laos)

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Decreasing the logistics costs for exporting and importing goods is a priority for Laos when it comes to business competitiveness in the region and the rest of the world according to a prominent Lao private sector leader.

VIENTIANNE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Pushing for an increase in the minimum wage is a top priority of the Lao Federation of Trade Unions (LFTU) this year in a move to improve living conditions for low-paid Lao workers. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The government has provided around 180 billion kip to expand the health insurance fund for the 2017-2018 fiscal year aiming to increase opportunities for people to access affordable health services.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Model Vientiane family turned their mushroom farm into big business.  

Vientiane (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Vientiane restaurant popular with foreign visitors. 

CHAMPASSAK (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Authorities look into Vangtao-Chongmek border checkpoint between Laos and Thailand after revenue shortfall. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Student wins award to study in South Korea. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Irrigation projects marked for repairs. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Strong floods expected in northern and central Laos. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Government mulls changing laws for foreign expert citizenship.