Vientiane Times (Laos)

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - An increasing number of cargo and freight companies in Laos are in the race to providing quicker services in delivering parcels across the country.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Lao National of Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LNCCI) and the Czech Chamber of Commerce have agreed to cooperate to increase trade and investment between the two countries.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Xieng Khuang province: Agricultural development partners are discussing the mapping of agricultural livelihoods and climate services to help authorities improve responses to climate change such as drought and floods. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Laos and China are strengthening the coordination of information and expertise exchanges to prevent the spread of the coronavirus (Covid-19) in Laos and the region.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The government’s monthly meeting last week agreed to keep strict measures in place to ensure Laos remains free from the new Covid-19 virus, which is spreading around the world.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - If you’re lucky enough to be in Laos this week or next, don’t miss this opportunity to meet Xayaboury province’s domesticated elephants.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Construction of the mega Vientiane Expressway No. 1 officially began yesterday, with the project aiming to ease traffic congestion and respond to economic growth in the Lao capital. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Laos is eyeing close and pro-active collaboration with international institutions to strike a balance between green growth and social and economic development. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Asean and China will strengthen coordination in combating the coronavirus (Covid-19) through existing cooperation mechanisms, exchanges of information, and promotion of related research.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - To support its efforts to achieve green growth and alternative and clean energy development in Laos, the government is partnering with a Chinese company on a solar power project.