Vientiane Times (Laos)

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The media faces many challenges and difficulties in reporting in a timely and speedy manner on situations where obtaining accurate information is impossible or not easy.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Lao banking sector is taking security as one of the top priorities in banking services prior to the adoption of more technological innovations through a number of technical exchange seminars. 

BANGKOK (Vientiane Times/ANN) -- Participants from Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Vietnam and Thailand yesterday kicked off discussion on topics relevant to digitalisation and technology for trade and investment at the CLMVT Forum 2018. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Lao government is attempting to fully grow the economy this year against the backdrop of severe flooding that has hit many parts of the country.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Well known as one of the big companies operating in Laos, the Mittaphap Development Agriculture Company has reaffirmed its commitment to the development of Salakham Marsh in Hadxaifong district, Vientiane. 

SINGAPORE (Vientiane Times/ANN) -- Singapore asked Asean nations last week to tighten their cooperation on cyber security to prevent internet crime, during a meeting with Singapore’s Cyber Security Agency (CSA). 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - All loopholes that could result in financial leaks must be plugged in order to ramp up national revenue, Deputy Prime Minister Somdy Duangdy told finance officials recently.

ATTAPEU, Laos (Vientiane Times/ANN) - About 1,000 people now camping in the two-storey Sanamxay upper secondary school after they were made homeless by the devastating flood last month may have to move to new shelters if the current heavy rains cause further flooding.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - When Minister of Energy and Mines Dr Khammany Inthirath announced last year that his ministry would begin inspections of the technical safety standards used in the construction of all small-scale hydropower dams to ensure safety, the statement should have eased public concerns.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith has appointed Deputy Prime Minister Sonexay Siphandone to lead a task force to improve trade policy and eliminate trade barriers.