News Today - Latest Breaking News and Updates - Part 1154

Prime Minister’s Spouse Donates Aid Package to Poor People in ...

The Foundation for Assisting Poor People of Laos, in cooperation with the Lao Buddhist Fellowship Organisation, on January 25 donated 1,000 blankets, 200 jackets and 20 cows to poor people in Xaybuly district, Savannakhet Province. The delegation, incl...Read More

Xieng Khuang Plans to Expand Animal Husbandry by 5% Annually

Xieng Khuang Province has an ambitious plan to expand animal husbandry by at least 5 per cent per year through 2020 aiming to reduce poverty among local people, according to the Vice Governor of Xieng Khuang Province Mr. Khampao Mao.In 2016, the agric...Read More

Lao Food Festival Attracts More Tourists than Last Year

The annual festival is organized every year with aim of promoting Lao women business units, food cooking shops and restaurant operators in Vientiane Capital and the provinces by encouraging people to bring their products for exhibition and sale, Presid...Read More

Lao Children Learn Basic Skills of Playing Football

Over 150 children from different schools in Vientiane Capital have learned the basic skills of playing proper football from the Head Coach and famous players from SCG Muangthong United of Thailand.

The football clinic entitled "Kick & Share" was held at the Chao Anouvong Stadium in Vientiane Capital as part of the "SCG Muangthong United ASEAN Tour 2017" where they played against the Laos Premier League All Stars on 25 January 2017.

The famous players from SCG Muangthong United include Theerathon Bunmathan, Sarach Yooyen, Mongkol Tossakrai, Peerapat Notchaiya, Adison Promrak and Prasit Padungchok.

The event was created to offer a football clinic to more than 150 children in Vientiane Capital where they learned about developing skills on playing football and to build football players for the future.

The Kick & Share event is another programme to help increase motivation and also expand the fan base for football of SCG Muangthong United to the ASEAN region.

The event began with registration and handouts of SCG Muangthong United jerseys to the participating youths. They were then trained on basic skills such as pass & defend, dribbling, shooting and developing the right mindset for success.

Caption: SCG MUANGTHONG UNITED group photo with participating Lao children before learning basic skills in Vientiane Capital on Jan 24.

Source: Lao News Agency

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Datameer Drives Business Growth with New Executive Leadership Hires ...

National Instruments joins Datameer’s long list of customers SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 24, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — On the heels of appointing new CEO, Christian Rodatus, Datameer today announced George Shahid as chief financial officer (CFO) and Jeff Gallagher as senior vice president of sales. These executive leadership additions come at a critical stage of Datameer’s growth, as […]Read More