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