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Belt and Road Initiative not just for China

Vientiane Times is publishing a series of articles about the Belt and Road Initiative and its achievments abead … More >>>

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What needs to be done for young people to become productive citizens?

It is important for young people to have pathways to jobs and skill development if they are to become good leaders and managers of the country in the future.  To mark the 64th anniversary of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Youth Day on April 14,…….. More >>>

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The role of the media in the modern era

On Sunday April 7, the Vientiane Times turned 25 and the Board of Directors and staff of Laos’ only English newspaper held a grand event to celebrate the occasion. The anniversary was an appropriate time to review the objectives of establishing the newspaper and to take stock of the progress made towards fulfilling these aims.  Director General […]

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How successful is the project to restore food security in post-flood Attapeu?

How successful is the project to restore food security in post-flood Attapeu? Officials from the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, the Food and …..More >>>

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What are the important aspects of road safety during Pi Mai Lao?

What are the important aspects of road safety during Pi Mai Lao?This year, the Ministry of Public Security will strictly enforce the law with regard to …..More >>>

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What are your plans for Lao New Year?

What are your plans for Lao New Year? Everyone is eagerly anticipating Pi Mai Lao (Lao New Year) and the public holiday from 14-17, which …..More >>>

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Why are children more subject to illness and can this be prevented?

It seems that many children are falling ill these days and people are wondering why this is so. Vientiane Times asked local doctors and members of the public . …..More >>>

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What comments do you have as Vientiane Times celebrates its 25th anniversary?

Vientiane Times celebrates its 25th anniversary today and asked long-time associates of the newspaper for their opinions on the importance of the popular English language daily. …..More >>>

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What can be done to ensure affordable, good quality road construction?

What can be done to ensure affordable, good quality road construction?There are frequent complaints about the poor quality and unreasonably high construction costs of many roads across the country…..More >>>

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How does fake news affect your country and what can be done to prevent it?

How does fake news affect your country and what can be done to prevent it?The issue of fake news was discussed at a meeting of the ….More >>>

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