Vientiane Times (Laos)

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - I want to raise the issue of lottery selling. It is a complex problem that could have serious consequences for the Lao people if the government doesn’t act to do something about the situation soon.

KHAMMUAN, Laos (Vientiane Times/ANN) - When elderly people in Thakhaek and Nabong villages get together with their friends, they’re likely to debate when and if the dirt roads that run in front of their homes will be asphalted. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Government officials and representatives from the private sector have attended a workshop to learn about the rules and benefits of using “Declaration of Origin” under the Asean-Australia-New Zealand Free Trade Area (AANZFTA) Rules of Origin for Laos.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Delegations from Laos and other Asean member countries met in Vientiane yesterday to share ideas about the use of geospatial information in driving sustainable development.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Authorities have warned members of the public to avoid using so-called health products that have not been authorised for sale, saying they may be unsafe.

KHAMMUAN, Laos(Vientiane Times/ANN) - Local residents have found about 60 ancient Buddha images in Tham Phapheenoy cave near Khamphalaeng village in Mahaxay district, Khammuan province, which authorities estimate to be hundreds of years old.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The World Bank has agreed to finance three major projects in Laos designed to reduce malnutrition in children, and improve public resource use and service delivery. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - A road accident that has become notorious for the outrageous behaviour of a senior off-duty police officer who pulled a gun on a young soldier following the collision of their pick-up trucks has resulted in widespread public condemnation.

BANGKOK (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Some 21 students from the International School of Laos (formerly Eastern Star Schools) in Vientiane recently returned victorious after representing Laos at the 8th International Math Challenge and International Robot Challenge in Thailand.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The organisers of THAIFEX-World Food of Asia 2019, a Thai food exhibition, are looking for business opportunities with Lao firms in the food and beverage sector, so they can expand their markets in Thailand and overseas.