Laos, U.S. Celebrate Five Years Of Cooperation On Trade Facilitation, Economic Integration

(KPL) Officials from the Governments of Laos and the United States celebrated the successful completion of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) LUNA II project at a ceremony at …

Media Promotes BRI

(KPL) Media has been considered as an important part of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) to promote understanding of politics, economics, culture among ASEAN, Asia Pacific and countries around …

Chinese President Visiting Monaco Amid European Tech Worries

MONACO Chinese President Xi Jinping has found one country in Europe that isn’t worried about China’s growing global clout or its ambitions to dominate the future of technology: Monaco.

Xi …

Thais Voting in First Election Since 2014 Coup

Thai voters are going to the polls Sunday for the first time in nearly five years.

Thailand’s military junta took power in May 2014, when then-army chief Prayuth Chan-ocha led …

2nd Global Center for Mekong Studies Think Tank Forum Held In Vientiane

(KPL) The 2nd Global Center for Mekong Studies (GCMS) Think Tank Forum was held in Vientiane Capital on Mar 22 for the discussion of the five-year Plan of Action on …

Toyota Dream Car Art Contest 2019 Winners Awarded

(KPL) Toyota Motor Thailand has awarded prizes to the winners of the Toyota Dream Car Art Contest 2019, the twelfth of its kind.

The award ceremony was held at Lao …

Lao PDR Granted Japanese Grant Aid Of USD 8.9 Million

(KPL) The government of Japan has provided grant assistance worth JPY 1 billion (USD 8.9 million) to the Lao PDR to support its socio-economic development.

The signing ceremony for the …

Ethiopia and Indonesia Crash Parallels Heap Pressure on Boeing

ADDIS ABABA/PARIS Investigators into the Boeing 737 MAX crash in Ethiopia have found striking similarities in a vital flight angle with an airplane that came down off Indonesia, a source …