BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) – Rules amended to allow foreign investors to own more than 50 per cent in life JVs.

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) - Ministry plans to lower institutional costs, tariffs to unlock import potential.

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) - Regional chairman says locals can freely visit facilities, attend courses voluntarily.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Ms Vinada Phisalath was crowned Miss Laos-2019 at a glittering ceremony held at ITECC Mall on Saturday night.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Lao Federation of Trade Unions (LFTU) and CARE International in Laos on Sunday launched a special programme to prevent sexual harassment across the country. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The general public wants the National Assembly (NA) to push the government to increase salaries for officials to keep pace with the rising cost of living, according to a senior NA official.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Vientiane and Pakxe are set to improve waste management and treatment services, including collection, waste-to-resource opportunities, and wastewater treatment.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The government of Switzerland has provided a budget of US$8.6 million to assist vocational training and employment support for disadvantaged people in Laos. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is willing to cooperate with other economic ministries to support ways to boost annual economic growth as part of the government’s efforts to bolster the nation’s overall financial system.

DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - Foreign investors’ retreat, panic sales bring key index to 39-month low.