Vientiane Times (Laos)

CHAMPASSAK, Laos (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Si Phan Don or four thousand islands is a location in Laos that is well known among travellers around the world, and its attractions include Somphamit Waterfall Park, which has one of the longest and biggest waterfalls in Southeast Asia.  

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - As the Lao economy continues to record impressive annual growth of 6 percent to 7 percent, numerous foreign firms in the construction materials sector are now keen to expand their operations. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Thai company, Brother Commercial Ltd is eyeing further opportunities for their business in the Lao market after a decade of distributing its products locally.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The National University of Laos’ (NUOL) Faculty of Engineering has announced it will hold its 15th National Robot Design Contest in March next year. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Lao PDR, Mr Saleumxay Kommasith has congratulated Mekong-Lancang Cooperation member countries on marking their 3rd Anniversary of Establishment (March 23, 2016 – March 23, 2019).

LUANG NAMTHA (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Luang Namtha province: Lao and Chinese authorities yesterday marked completion of boring and construction of the Boten tunnel - the first completed among the 10 longest tunnels for the Laos-China railway project.

HUNAN PROVINCE, China (Vientiane Times/ANN) - China is a country with a unique natural beauty and culture which has many natural and cultural wonders that are listed as World Heritage sites.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Électricité du Laos (EDL) and Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) have agreed on new electricity tariff rates which will commence between the two state agencies at the beginning of next month.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Health authorities are working to develop a sustainable traditional medicine sector in the country based on ecologically sound practices, a meeting in Vientiane province on Tuesday heard.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Laos remains committed to realising the rights of the child with authorities holding workshops to discuss concluding observations for all sectors at central and provincial level in order to develop their action plans.