Vientiane Times (Laos)

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Representatives of the public and private sectors from Laos and Japan met in Vientiane on Monday to discuss addressing constraints for Japanese firms doing business in Laos.

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.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Lao agriculture, SMEs, hotels, international investment process has been improved through assistance from the RELATED-COMPLETE project supported by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ).

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Laos and Vietnam have discussed plans on tourism cooperation, aiming to attract more visitors and strengthen ties between the two countries.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The National Assembly (NA) conference has concluded with the adoption of several legal documents aimed to create favourable conditions for the government to implement the national socio-economic development plan.