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Differing sizes of Plain of Jars artefacts remain a mystery 

The varying sizes of the numerous stone vessels scattered throughout the … More >>>

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British expertise advances Lao research

Prof Paul Newton has spent the last 20 years carrying out ground-breaking tropical medicine research at the Lao Oxford Mahosot Hospital Wellcome Research Unit  … More >>>

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Young man passes on his love of English in the classroom

The ability to speak English is increasingly important in Laos because the country is building stronger links with the outside world, … More >>>

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Fast, furious, wheel smokin’ Lao driver claims Thai drift title

Whatever your chosen endeavour, it’s not easy to be successful in every contest. Winners know they must  … More >>>

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14-year-old achieves dream win on international stage

Just about everybody has dreams and hopes for the future. Idealising our future selves … More >>>

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Former warrior reflects on his wartime experiences

Mr Ornchan Sommany, an 83-year-old resident of Viengxay village, Viengxay district in Huaphan province is a former warrior who has toiled hard in the service of the country and its people. … More

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Always aim for the highest score, says Lao scholarship student

Students in Laos benefit from many scholarships provided by foreign governments, which usually involves applying for the scholarship and taking a written test. … More

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Lao film archivist wins coveted regional award

A senior film archivist, Mr Bounchao Phichit, has won a South East Asia-Pacific Audiovisual Archive Association (SEAPAVAA) Fellowship – the first time anyone from Laos has won the award. … More

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Lao woman receives model farmer award

Mrs Phonexay Thammavong was recently presented with the  2018 FAO Model Farmer Award for her outstanding achievements after her participation in

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Burapha receives Asean Agrow Golden Award

Tree plantations that create jobs for local communities and a focus on environmental protection were the main factors in the Burapha Agro-Forestry Company winning an Asean Agrow Golden Award this year. … More

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