Laos builds park to highlight ties with Vietnam Politics

Laos builds park to highlight ties with Vietnam

The Indochina Culture Friendship Park, a site for displaying weapons, ammunitions and military equipment the Laotian and Vietnamese armed forces used during their struggles against foreign invaders, will be built in southern Laos.
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PM Dung extends sympathy to Laos over typhoon

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has sent condolences to his Lao counterpart Bouasone Bouphavanh over losses caused by typhoon Ketsana in southern Lao provinces, especially in Sekong and Attapeu.
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Vietnamese workers among Lao flash flood victims

Flash floods, which hit   Laos   on September 29, left 13 Vietnamese workers dead and missing and 10 others injured while working at the construction site of a Vietnamese-invested hydro-power project.  
Rubber company expands operation Business

Rubber company expands operation

The Dak Lak Rubber Company (Dakruco) plans to complete cultivation of various cash crops, particularly rubber, on 10,000 ha in 2010 and begin building a latex processing facility.
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Vietnam helps Laos build border check-point

Vietnam has provided over 29.5 billion VND for Laos between 2008 and 2010 to build a cross-border check-point at the Phu Cua International Border Gate in Attapeu province, according to the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum ’s Department of Planning and Investment.