Vientiane Times (Laos)

OUDOMXAY,Laos  (Vientiane Times/ANN) - If you’re visiting Oudomxay province in the northwest of Laos, be sure to go to Vat Pha Chao Singkham temple in La district and pray before its sacred Buddha image.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Lao Development Bank (LDB) is partnering with the Laos-Japan Human Resource Development Institute (LJI) to boost capacity building for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) in Laos.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - AirAsia, named the World’s Best Low Cost Airline for 10 years running by Skytrax, has continued to introduce direct flights to Laos and now connects the country to 130 destinations across its Southeast Asia and Asian networks.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Authorities in Xaysomboun province have chosen Khamphay Sana Group Company Limited to conduct a feasibility study of the Phou Bia tourism development project in Anouvong district. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) -  Two major global funds have joined forces to help the Lao government tackle climate change problems.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith has told ministries and other state entities to ensure that recruitment of new civil servants this year is carried out in a ‘fair, just, open and qualified’ manner.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Ministry of Post and Telecommunications will rely on market mechanisms to decide whether the country will launch a 5G service, according to a ministry official.

CHAMPASSAK, Laos (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Champassak is focusing on distinctive festivities and various initiatives in a bid to lure more tourists to the southern province during Visit Laos-China Year 2019.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - People living alongside a 9.4-km road that is in the process of being upgraded have taken to social media to express their dissatisfaction with the perpetual clouds of dust that engulf them while the road remains unsurfaced.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Laos is developing a strategic plan to become the network centre for a regional electricity transmission system by 2025.