Vientiane Times (Laos)

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Preserving forests and promoting tree planting across the country are the main aims for amendment of the forestry law, a senior government official has said. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The largest professional trade exhibition of the country, Lao Top 3 Expo 2019, will kick off at the National Convention Centre in Vientiane next week and showcase products aimed at the building, construction, water supply, food and beverage and trade industries.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry is inspecting banana plantations across Laos and directing operators to produce their crops in line with sustainable agricultural practices.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Planned leadership capacity building for high-ranking Lao officials, macro-economic management, sustainability, and infrastructure development for Laos have been discussed between Laos and Japanese senior officials in Vientiane.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith has asked members of the National Assembly (NA) to consider the use of incentives to entice private business investment for public infrastructure projects.  

YUNNAN, China (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The pact was signed at the 2nd Yunnan-South-Southeast Asia Education Exchange and Cooperation held in Yunnan on June 11.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Lao has among the best tourist sites in the world and it’s about time locals took a cue from the millions of foreigners who visit the country each year by visiting the country’s legendary sites. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The management of the Lao currency is being moderately implemented across the country and it is stable as the rate of inflation stands at 1.5 per cent. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Asean countries are discussing multiple topics related to challenges as well as successes in regional customs cooperation in Vientiane this week.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Boten Beautiful Land Specific Economic Zone in Luang Namtha province promoted Visit Laos-China Year 2019 activities and a cross-border cooperation conference at the zone.