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Vientiane Haft Marathon 2019 Scheduled For March 3

The 4th annual Vientiane International Half Marathon will be held on Mar 3, 2019, a press conference held in Vientiane was told on Feb 14.The Vientiane International Half Marathon (VIHM) is the first competitive running race in Laos.The challenging 21 ...Read More

U.S. Charity Supports Socially Responsible Dairy Business In Luang ...

(KPL) Representatives from the U.S. charitable organization Spirit of America and the U.S. Embassy officially handed over more than US$10,000 in equipment and support to the Laos Buffalo Dairy in Luang Prabang on Feb 14, 2019.The Laos Buffalo Dairy is ...Read More

Lao State Workers Go Without Salaries, Even After PM’s ...

State employees in many provinces of Laos have not received their January salaries in violation of a recent government mandate that the workers be paid on the 25th of every month, indicating that the directive may be a toothless effort to resolve a lon...Read More

Lao Telecom To Invest US$ 17.8 Million This Year

Lao Telecom will invest US$17.8 million this year to expand mobile broadband and fixed broadband networks to better serve internet demand in the country.Last year, Lao Telecom raked in 1.86 billion kip, a 1.4% increase from 2017, and a net profit of 3...Read More

China-Laos Railway To Complete 90 Percent Bridge, Tunnel Construction ...

VIENTIANE, Laos, Over 90 percent of the tendered bridge and tunnel projects of the China-Laos railway will be completed by the end of 2019, the construction company, said.Li Bingxuan, general manager of the Laos-China Railway Co., Ltd. (LCRC), said, d...Read More