US, China Face Off Over Legacy in Cambodia

PHNOM PENH, CAMBODIA Almost half a century ago, the U.S.-backed Gen. Lon Nol led a coup in March 1970, overthrowing Cambodia’s King Norodom Sihanouk while the monarch visited Moscow.

Sihanouk …

Songmeunang Foundation Launched

(KPL) Today, Feb 7 witnessed the launch of the Songmeunang Foundation in That Luang village, Saysetha district, Vientiane Capital.

The President of the Songmeunang Foundation Keosaychay Sayasone, spouse of former …

Hongsa Farmers Trained On Melon Processing

Farmers in Hongsa district, Xaaboury Province have attended a training course to learn how to process fruits.

Held at Nakenkham village, Hongsa district, Xayaboury Province on 3-5 Feb, the training …

Relief Items Presented To Flood Affected Families In Attapeu

(KPL) Minister of Labour and Social Welfare Khampheng Xaysompheng on Tuesday presented relief items donated by public members and local and international organisations to over 300 families of flood victims …

Australia Police Say Man in Custody After Airport Evacuation

CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA A man who falsely claimed to have a bomb and menaced a woman with a knife forced the evacuation of Brisbane International Airport for more than two hours, …

Two killed, four injured in mosque grenade explosion in southern Philippines

MANILA, At least two people were killed and four others injured in a grenade explosion inside a mosque in southern Philippine city of Zamboanga early on Wednesday, Xinhua news agency …

Rebuilt Hospital 103 Handed Over

(KPL) Hospital 103, recently rebuilt with a financial grant from the Chinese government, was handed over to the Ministry of National Defense on Jan 19.

The handover ceremony took place …

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 …