Vientiane Times (Laos)

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - A delegation of the Communists of Russia (KR) led by Chairman of the Central Committee of the KR and Vice Chairman of the Legislative Assembly of Ulyanovsk Oblast, Maxim Suraykin is visiting Laos on the invitation of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party (LPRP).

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - A caravan of media teams from Asean countries arrived in Vientiane on Sunday as part of the China-Asean International Touring Assembly and China-Asean Journalists Rally.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The European Union (EU) will continue to add more than 135 billion kip (14 million euros) for the ‘Basic Education Support Programme in Laos’ to help the nation achieve its education development plans. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Lao and Cambodian governments have signed a joint communiqué, marking the start of a new era in relations and cooperation between the neighbouring nations.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Cooperation under the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) is ensuring that construction of high quality infrastructure continues at pace in many countries, including Laos.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - After five years in the making, the Nam Ngiep 1 Hydropower Project (NNP1) in Borikhamxay province of Laos started generating electricity on September 5 for export to Thailand.  

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Many agricultural promotion companies in Laos have limited their rice exports because of the supply shortage in the domestic market despite high demand from overseas. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Small and Medium Size Enterprises (SMEs) in Laos have to strengthen their capacity to produce premium goods for the international market as  their only realistic option, according to an official from International Trade Centre (ITC).  

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Agricultural production authorities have confirmed that 1,500 tonnes of rice seeds are now available for distribution to farmers affected by the recent floods in six central and southern provinces.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Today is the full moon day of the tenth month of the Buddhist calendar which marks the Hor Khaosalak Festival which is celebrated by Lao people nationwide.