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Penal Code Published

(KPL) Minister of Justice Xaysi Santivong officially presented the first enacted Lao Penal Code together with European Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development Neven Mimica and Luxembourg Minister of Development Cooperation and Humani...Read More

Vietnamese Light Bulb Company Used Mercury in Factory Destroyed by ...

A Vietnamese light bulb maker admitted to using liquid mercury, a danger to human health at high temperatures, and its director issued a public apology after fire destroyed a Hanoi factory that released the toxic metal that forced hundreds of people to...Read More

Central Beijing Off Limits as Army Rehearses for Anniversary Parade

BEIJING - The center of Beijing was under lockdown early Sunday for a nighttime parade rehearsal by the Chinese military, which is preparing for Oct. 1 ceremonies to mark Communist China's 70th anniversary.The enormous Avenue of Eternal Peace, which le...Read More

Central Beijing Off Limits as Army Rehearses for Anniversary Parade

BEIJING - The center of Beijing was under lockdown early Sunday for a nighttime parade rehearsal by the Chinese military, which is preparing for Oct. 1 ceremonies to mark Communist China's 70th anniversary.The enormous Avenue of Eternal Peace, which le...Read More

Cambodia Launches Campaign to End Child Labor in Brick Industry

PHNOM PENH - Cambodia has launched a campaign to end child labor in the brick industry by 2020, a move industry observers cautiously welcome while expressing doubts the goal will be achieved, and calling for more structural changes.The industry drew in...Read More