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Monthly Archives August 2019

This Time, Trump’s Tariffs Will Hit US Consumers

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's trade war with China, until now mainly an abstraction for American consumers, is about to hit home. Beginning Sunday, the U.S. government will begin collecting 15% tariffs on $112 billion in Chinese imports � item...Read More

Laos, Cambodia Withdraw Troops From Disputed Area

Laos and Cambodia have withdrawn troops from the disputed border area located at E 0523410, N 1579776 in Mounlapamok district, Champassak province.The withdrawal complied with the minutes of a meeting held on Aug 27 at the Don Khamao Traditional Bor...Read More

Laos, Cambodia Withdraw Troops From Disputed Area

Laos and Cambodia have withdrawn troops from the disputed border area located at E 0523410, N 1579776 in Mounlapamok district, Champassak province.The withdrawal complied with the minutes of a meeting held on Aug 27 at the Don Khamao Traditional Bor...Read More

Ambassador’ Speech Highlights Vietnam’s Achievements Over ...

Vietnamese Ambassador to the Lao PDR Nguyen Ba Hung has delivered a speech on the occasion of the74th anniversary of Vietnam's national day (Sep 2, 1945-2019).In the autumn of Hanoi 74 years ago, on September 2nd 1945, Vietnamese President Ho Chi Minh ...Read More

Wife, Rights Organizations Remember Missing Lao Activist on ...

Sombath Somphone, a Lao activist who has been missing for seven years amid stonewalling by his country's communist government, was commemorated in Bangkok on Friday, the International Day for the Victims of Enforced Disappearances.Sombath Somphone disa...Read More