Culture | Lao Tribune - Part 3

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IP Fair 2019 To Be Held Next Month

(KPL) The Intellectual Property Fair 2019 under the theme Intellectual property for Socio-Economic Development and Sustainable Culture will be held in Pakse City, Champassak province on May 24-29.The Ministry of Science and Technology will also celebra...Read More

Malaysian ex-PM Najib Due to Go on Trial Over 1MDB-linked Graft

KUALA LUMPUR, Ten years to the day after he was sworn in, disgraced former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak is expected to go on trial on Wednesday suspected of corruption linked to a multibillion-dollar scandal that brought down his government.Naj...Read More

Facility for Homeless, Addicts in Laos Faces Budget Crunch

A facility for the homeless, mentally ill and drug addicts in the Lao capital Vientiane is facing budget shortfalls and has resorted to fundraising in order to continue operations.The Somsanga Support Center in Vientiane's Sayettha district urgently ne...Read More

Thirty-one Lao University Students To Join Youth-Exchange Programmes ...

(KPL) Thirty-one Lao students and one supervisor departed Wattay International Airport for Japan to participate in one of two exchange programmes, the Japanese Culture Exchange or the Youth Leader Exchange programmes, under the framework of JENESYS 201...Read More

Flash Floods, Earthquake in Indonesia Kill Over 80

The number of people killed after torrential downpours triggered flash floods and mudslides that tore through mountainside villages in Indonesia's easternmost province has climbed to 79, with dozens of others missing, officials said Monday.On Sunday, t...Read More