Vientiane Times (Laos)

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) -- The Mekong River Commission (MRC) is closely monitoring the flow of the Mekong amid growing threats from fluctuating weather conditions. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Kaolao cave in Nam-Eng village, Viengphoukha district, Luang Namtha province, will reopen at the end of this year after being closed for five months so that visitor amenities can be built.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Kaolao cave in Nam-Eng village, Viengphoukha district, Luang Namtha province, will reopen at the end of this year after being closed for five months so that visitor amenities can be built.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is predicting a favourable outlook for Laos’ economic growth in the upcoming years despite the present difficulties.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - If you have no idea where to travel in Laos in the rainy season, consider trekking up to Dan Yai and camping on the Bolaven Plateau to experience this vast and vibrant natural world from a different perspective.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - A World Bank survey has suggested that Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) in Laos face a range of constraints, most notably difficulty accessing finance, the practices of informal competitors, and electricity outages.  

Washington D.C/VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN)  - A senior official from the US-Asean Business Council of the United States has advised Lao companies to partner with other Asean companies in order to attract more global investors.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The government will not grant permission to proposed tourism projects in Vangvieng if no sustainable development plan is available or applicable, Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith has told local authorities.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Government officials and representatives from the Republic of Korea and UNESCO Bangkok gathered in Vientiane on Monday for a five-day workshop to discuss heritage protection.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Ministry of Science and Technology will continue collaborating with the Vietnam-Russia Tropical Centre in the field of tropical ecology research, to advance the good relationship between the three countries.