Vientiane Times (Laos)

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Local clothing manufacturers are encountering ongoing hurdles to survive and thrive, according to the Association of the Lao Garment Industry.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The government of South Korea recently granted more than 2.5 billion kip (US$300,000) to UNICEF to provide better care and protection support to children without parental care in Sanamxay district, Attapeu province.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The government has been focusing on anti-corruption awareness raising among officials and students as it marks the 15th anniversary of International Anti-Corruption Day (December 9).

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Individuals and legal entities who do not run a financial institution should not be permitted to operate currency exchange businesses as their operation has affected the value of the national currency.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Champassak province in Laos and Chongqing Municipality of China have agreed to conduct extensive and in-depth exchange in the following areas – humanities, economy and trade, aviation, logistics, industry, agriculture, tourism, education and healthcare.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - An Australian businessman is studying the possibility of establishing a cattle feed processing plant after learning of the huge supply of animal feed raw materials and rising demand for the product.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - One District One Product (ODOP) national units in Laos are still not developed enough despite their participation at many domestic and overseas exhibitions, according to a leading official.   

CHAMPASSAK, Laos (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Mystic Mountain Coffee and Homestay is a relatively new community-based tourism venture that is prospering by attracting many visitors to Pakxong district, Champassak province in southern Laos.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Laos still needs to continue investing in nutrition at the local level to create an enabling environment in which communities can produce and access nutritious food for themselves. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Despite being of humble origins, a teenage student’s stunning success at ‘Toyota Dream Car Art Contest 2018’ has made her a role model to other Lao youth.