Huge Land Loss Predicted for Vietnam’s Mekong Delta

BANGKOK Nearly the entire Mekong Delta in Vietnam � an area that helps feed about 200 million people � will sink underwater by the year 2100 at current rates, a …

Vientiane Haft Marathon 2019 Scheduled For March 3

The 4th annual Vientiane International Half Marathon will be held on Mar 3, 2019, a press conference held in Vientiane was told on Feb 14.

The Vientiane International Half Marathon …

Lao Telecom To Invest US$ 17.8 Million This Year

Lao Telecom will invest US$17.8 million this year to expand mobile broadband and fixed broadband networks to better serve internet demand in the country.

Last year, Lao Telecom raked in …

Advancing EU-ASEAN Partnership For Sustainability

(KPL) In January I joined Federica Mogherini, the EU’s High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, in Brussels as she co-chaired the 22nd EU-ASEAN Ministerial Meeting. It was an …

Advancing EU-ASEAN Partnership For Sustainability

(KPL) In January I joined Federica Mogherini, the EU’s High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, in Brussels as she co-chaired the 22nd EU-ASEAN Ministerial Meeting. It was an …

More Attention To Be Paid To Attracting Foreign Visitors, Says Minister

(KPL) Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism will attach more attention to attracting foreign visitors during Visit Laos-China Year 2019.

The statement was made by Minister of Information, Culture and …

Laos Records 8% Increase In Foreign Visitor Arrivals In 2018

(KPL) Last year recorded 4.18 million foreign visitor arrivals, an increase of 8.2 per cent compared to 2017, according the Tourism Development Department, Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism.

The …

US Power, Influence Seen as Greater Threat than Russia, China

More people around the world worry about the threat posed by the United States’ use of power and influence than they do about similar threats from Russia or China.

The …