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Covid-19: Laos ready for potential outbreak, says PM

(KPL) Today the Lao PDR is comprehensively ready to deal with possible outbreak of Covid-19 especially in terms of personnel, medical equipment, health facilities with Mittaphab Hospital and Hospital 103 designated as main hospitals dealing with Covid-...Read More

Luang Prabang asks PM if it can cancel Miss Pi Mai contest

(KPL) The governor of touristy Luang Prabang has sent a letter to the Prime Minister to ask him if Luang Prabang can cancel Miss Pi Mai Contest and some mass events of Pi Mai Lao (Lao New Year) celebration scheduled for mid April in a bid to prevent po...Read More

Deputy Minister of Defence receives Australia’s senior defence ...

(KPL) On Feb 27, Maj. Gen. Onesy Senesouk, Deputy Minister of National Defence received a courtesy call from Mr Hugh Jeffrey, Australia's First Assistant Secretary International Policy as the latter was on a working visit to the Lao PDR. MG Senesouk w...Read More

Malaysia’s New PM Says No ‘Traitor’ After Turmoil

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - Malaysia's new prime minister insisted Monday he was no "traitor" after taking power without an election and with support from a scandal-tainted party, following political heavyweight Mahathir Mohamad's shock resignation.I know...Read More

Malaysia Swears in New Prime Minister as Mahathir Loses Out

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - Malaysia's Muhyiddin Yassin, a Malay nationalist politician backed by the corruption-tarnished former ruling party, was sworn in as prime minister Sunday after the king picked him to replace 94-year-old Mahathir Mohamad.The swe...Read More