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Daily Archives August 10, 2018

Lao Migrant Workers in Thailand Stage Protest Over Dam Disaster

About two dozen Lao migrant workers in Thailand gathered in front of the Lao embassy in Bangkok on Friday, demanding the Lao government take responsibility for a deadly dam breach in July and offer fair compensation to the thousands of villagers it aff...Read More

CEGGA Advisory Board Holds Meeting on Citizen Engagement

The Advisory Board of the Programme to Promote Citizen Engagement for Good Governance, Accountability and the Rule of Law (CEGGA) came together for their first annual meeting in Vientiane on Aug 8, 2018.The board meeting was chaired by Vice Minister of...Read More

Secretary Pompeo’s Call With Russian Foreign Minister Sergey ...

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:?Secretary Michael R. Pompeo spoke today with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov. Secretary Pompeo reiterated that the United States seeks an improved relationship with Russia and agreed to f...Read More

Malaysia Committed To Enhance Education Cooperation With Laos

Malaysia is committed to enhance cooperation with the Lao PDR on education, youth and sports. The statement was made by Ambassador of Malaysia to the Lao PDR Mohd Aini Atan when he paid a courtesy call to Minister of Education and Sports Sengdeuane ...Read More

LAO GOVT FORMS COMMITTEES TO INVESTIGATE FATAL DAM FAILURE

VIENTIANE, Two committees have been set up to carry out an investigation into the cause of the collapse of a hydropower dam in Attapeu province in southern Laos recently, reported Xinhua, quoting local media. The committees will also look into the ...Read More