Category Archives: Medical and Health Care

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 …

North Korean Art Troupe to Visit China

BEIJING A North Korean art troupe will visit China starting on Wednesday, Chinese state media said on Sunday.

The troupe will be led by Ri Su Yong, a vice chairman …

Lao Protest Villager Freed, 11 Still Held

Lao authorities have released a villager held since 2017 with a group arrested for protesting the loss of land awarded by the government to a Vietnamese rubber company, sources in …

Australia Closes Two High-Security Immigration Detention Centers

SYDNEY Two of Australia’s nine high-security immigration detention centers are being closed in what the government says is a vindication of its tough border protection policies.

Ministers say the facilities …

Cambodia Hosts ASEAN-China Young Entrepreneur Forum Successfully

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MFA-IC), in collaboration with the ASEAN Secretariat, and with the support from the Mission of the Peoples’ Republic of China to ASEAN, …

Run-Up to the 2019 Bolivian Presidential Elections

The United States joins the European Union in stressing that threats against judges from the Supreme Electoral Tribunal are not conducive to creating the conditions required to hold free and …

On EU Resolve in Holding Russia Accountable

The United States welcomes recent steps by the EU and its Member States to hold Russia accountable for its aggression against Ukraine. The European Parliament’s December 12 resolution reiterates the …

State-Ordered Donations in Laos ‘Not Needed,’ But Money Not Returned

Donations required of officials in a district in southwestern Laos to celebrate national holidays this year will no longer be needed, though money already sent in has not been returned, …