Vientiane Times (Laos)

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - All migrant workers have rights when it comes to negotiating their working conditions and these rights can be upheld by strengthening the legal mechanisms that govern workers’ status.

KHAMMUAN, Laos (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Floodwaters have inundated six districts of Khammuan province after tropical storm Doksuri blasted through the province recently, with many villages still underwater, according to provincial authorities.

Vientiane (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Lao Judo Federation is determined to build upon winning one bronze medal at 29th SEA Games in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia last month.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The United Nations (UN) office in Lao PDR premiered its new film, 'This is Development: The Sustainable Development in Lao PDR', at Cinema 5 in the Major Platinum Cineplex of Vientiane Centre on Tuesday evening.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Shortly before 4 pm on Monday to Friday each week, a group of students and teachers at Vientiane Secondary School walk to the busy road outside and prepare to stop vehicles so that other students can safely cross the street. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Two Russian companies and the Lao government have signed a project development agreement for the Xekong 5 hydropower plant in Xekong province.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Eleven people have died in a nationwide outbreak of dengue fever, with cases spiking from May until the latest recorded figures on September 14. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Skilled workers in various trades are getting ready to compete in the 12th Asean Skill Competition being held in Bangkok, Thailand, next year.   

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Lao visitors to Malaysia are expected to increase more than 30 per cent this year to follow on from the positive outbound data for the first six months.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Media organisations aim to be fully digitalised within the next three years, but a lack of funding and human resources is hindering the process.