Laos

Laos News Headlines

  • WWF and Partners Celebrate Six Years of Successful Forest and Wildlife Conservation in Central Annamites of Laos and Vietnam 27 Apr 2017 17:52 WWF International Posted on 21 April 2017 A village located around Xe Sap NPA, where villagers can access to natural resources for their livelihoods. © Noy Promsouvanh Hue City, Vietnam, April 20, 2017 -- A ground-breaking partnership has resulted in the protection of more …
  • 16 nations named ‘egregious’ religious-freedom violators 27 Apr 2017 17:12 Catholic World News Catholic World News April 27, 2017 In its newly released annual report, the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) is urging the State Department to designate or redesignate 16 nations as “countries of particular concern” ( …
  • China says it will continue to carry out live fire drills 27 Apr 2017 16:32 Daily Mail China will continue to conduct live fire drills and test new weapons to safeguard its national security, the country's defence ministry said on Thursday when asked about the deployment of the US anti-missile defence system THAAD in South Korea. …
  • Warning: ‘Nuclear holocaust in seconds’ 27 Apr 2017 15:39 News.com.au North Korea's Missile Advancements3:07 In five years under dictator Kim Jong Un, North Korea has tested more missiles than in the previous three decades, pursuing its goal of developing one that can carry a nuclear warhead as far as the U.S. mainland. …
  • Exporters can save 68% of shipping cost with new route to Indonesia 27 Apr 2017 15:11 Minda News DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 27 April) – Exporters from Mindanao can save up to 68 percent of shipping cost with the new Davao-GenSan-Bitung roll on/roll off (RORO) shipping route, said to be the cheapest and fastest route between Mindanao and …
  • Lao Government Should Grant Concession Leases Based on Investment: Former Official 27 Apr 2017 13:25 Bangladesh News The Lao government must grant land leases based on type of investment, according to a former official, who said a recently amended law that limits leases to 50 years would do little to curb the ill effects of gambling at concessions where casinos are …
  • Pyongyang seeks Southeast Asian support 27 Apr 2017 12:55 Gulf News MANILA: North Korea has appealed to Southeast Asian countries for support in its row with the United States to prevent what it warned could be a “nuclear holocaust”, according to a letter obtained by AFP. In the letter to the Association of Southeast …
  • PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc visits Lao former Party, State leaders 27 Apr 2017 11:28 Nhan Dan At the meeting with former Party chief and President of Laos Khamtay Siphandone, PM Phuc hailed his great dedication to the Lao revolutionary cause and the Vietnam-Laos special relations. The PM wished the Lao former Party chief good health and extended …
  • PM praises efforts of Vietnamese investors in Laos 27 Apr 2017 11:28 Nhan Dan Meeting with businesses which are members of the Association of Vietnamese Investors in Laos in Vientiane on April 27, PM Phuc affirmed that the Party and State always facilitate Vietnamese enterprises to invest in Laos. He suggested investors focus on …
  • N.Korea seeks Southeast Asian support in row with US 27 Apr 2017 10:51 Monitor North Korea has appealed to Southeast Asian countries for support in its row with the United States to prevent what it warned could be a "nuclear holocaust", according to a letter obtained by AFP. In the letter to the Association of Southeast …