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American Filmmaker Promotes Gender Balance In Lao Legal Field

(KPL) On May 17-18, 2019, the U.S. Embassy in Vientiane hosted a filmmaker from the American Film Showcase programme who visited multiple Lao legal institutions and presented excerpts from her documentary film on gender and rule of law.American filmmak...Read More

Latest Deportation, Disappearances Rattle Thai Dissident Diaspora

BANGKOK Yammy and her friends sleep in shifts. They venture out of the house they share only every few days to stock up on food, and have stopped their live webcasts so as not to give away their location.Together they comprise the band Faiyen, Cold F...Read More

Korean Construction Technology Introduced To Lao Companies

(KPL) Eight companies from the Republic of Korea have introduced high construction technology to local engineering companies in Vientiane on May 16.The Korea-Laos Technology Road Show was held at the Lao Plaza Hotel by the Korean Trade-Investment Agenc...Read More

Laos ‘Disciplines’ Hundreds of Corrupt Officials in ...

The Lao government has disciplined more than 200 officials involved in taking bribes or embezzlement in recent months as part of a bid to crackdown on rampant corruption in the Southeast Asian nation, but few have been held criminally accountable for t...Read More

Conference on Dialogue of Asia Civilization Opened

(KPL) The Conference on Dialogue of Asia Civilization (CDAC) under the theme Mutual Exchanges of Asian Civilization and a Community of Shared Future for Mankind was opened on May 15 in Beijing of China in the presence of Chinese President Xi Jinping.Mi...Read More