Vientiane Times (Laos)

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Women have confidence in the skills of the midwife to support them while they give birth.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Korea Foundation recently provided me an opportunity to visit South Korea and though I spent very little time there, I will never forget the people and their hospitality. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Life for entrepreneurs, investors and those interested in running a business became easier with the development and launch of the website www.ned.gov.la.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Laos and Switzerland are continuing their cooperation in The Agro-biodiversity Initiative (TABI) to alleviate poverty and improve the livelihoods of upland communities through sustainable land management. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Government officials and representatives of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) met in Vientiane last week for the first Joint Coordinating Committee meeting.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The National Assembly (NA) on Friday approved a new law relating to anti-dumping and countervailing duties in order to protect domestic products from unfair imports.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Prof Paul Newton has spent the last 20 years carrying out ground-breaking tropical medicine research at the Lao Oxford Mahosot Hospital Wellcome Research Unit (LOMWRU) in Vientiane, which he founded. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The government is endeavouring to stabilise the prices of various goods, including food items, against the backdrop of rising costs in the processing industry, the Prime Minister advised the National Assembly.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Attorney-General’s Chambers of the Republic of Singapore (AGC) and the Office of the Supreme People’s Prosecutor of Laos have agreed to work closely together in the fight against transnational, organised crime syndicates.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The government has prohibited state departments from employing contracted and volunteer staff because the public services is viewed as being already overloaded with employees and officials.