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37 people die in five days of Lao New Year festivities

Over five days of Pi Mai Lao celebrations, 37 people died and another 532 people were injured in 303 road accidents across the country, … More >>>

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Winners of 11th Inter-School Math Olympiad announced

The Vientiane Education and Sports Department and the International School of Laos have announced the winners of the 11th Inter-Schools Math Olympiad (ISMO XI) that was held on April 6. … More >>>

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New city road on track for completion in 2020

The construction of a concrete road linking Khamhoung and Huayhong villages to Nongphaya village in Xaythany district, … More >>>

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Laos, JICA extend efforts to reduce northern deforestation

The Department of Forestry under the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry along with the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) is …  More >>>

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Laos aiming to end use of asbestos by 2020

The government is finalising a National Action Plan aiming to eliminate asbestos-related diseases among the population by putting an end to the import and use of the hazardous material across the country by 2020.  Laos, like many other countries in the Asean region, has a history of using the material in both business and residential […]

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Keo-oudom road upgrade complete after 6-year wait

The upgrade of a 6-km road between Phonmy and Thalath villages in Keo-oudom district, Vientiane province, is now complete and … More >>>

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Asean, Seameo discuss Lao education project

Two international organisations plan to form a partnership to help Laos deliver better education outcomes in its remote border areas. … More >>>

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Khammuan makes plans to check vehicle weights

The Public Works and Transport Department in Khammuan province will speed up its work to ensure all its targets set for this year are met, … More >>>

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Provinces get ready for Lao New Year festivities

Preparations for Pi Mai Lao are now in full swing as communities across the country decorate their towns and ready their … More >>>

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More remains of American MIAs returned to US government

The remains of four more American personnel presumed Missing In Action (MIA) in Laos during the Indochina War were handed … More >>>

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