HCM City, Laos’ Vientiane step up cooperation Politics

HCM City, Laos’ Vientiane step up cooperation

Ho Chi Minh City always treasures the twining relations with Vientiane, as well as the special solidarity and comprehensive cooperation between Vietnam and Laos as a whole, an official of the city said.
Senior officials prepare for CLV development triangle meeting Politics

Senior officials prepare for CLV development triangle meeting

Senior officials of Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam met in Kratie province of Cambodia on March 9 to prepare for the 12th meeting of the Joint Coordination Committee on the Cambodia-Laos-Vietnam Development Triangle Area (JCC CLV DTA) that will open on March 10.
Vietnam-Laos joint venture support Lao students Society

Vietnam-Laos joint venture support Lao students

The Lanexang Assurance Public Company (LAP), a joint venture between the Vietnam Post and Telecommunication Insurance JS Corporation and the Laos Development Bank, recently launched a programme to support Lao students in Sangthong district of the country’s capital Vientiane.
Lao tourism faces difficulties in 2018 World

Lao tourism faces difficulties in 2018

Laos might not realise its goal of receiving 5 million tourists this year, said Minister of Information, Culture and Tourism Bosengkham Vongdala said at a recent parliament’s session as quoted by the major Lao newspaper Pathet Lao.
Laos suspends hydroelectricity projects under MoU, PDA World

Laos suspends hydroelectricity projects under MoU, PDA

The Lao Government has decided to halt the implementation of all hydropower projects on which Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) and Project Development Assistance (PDA) contracts were already signed for further assessment and revision.
Laos temporarily bans activities in broken dam’s vicinity ASEAN

Laos temporarily bans activities in broken dam’s vicinity

The vicinity of the Sepien-Senamnoi hydropower dam project in Attapeu province is a temporarily prohibited area, and no organisations or individuals are allowed to enter this area without permissions from the government or local administration, the Lao Prime Minister’s Office announced on August 3.
Vietnamese firm tries to take workers out of flooded area in Laos World

Vietnamese firm tries to take workers out of flooded area in Laos

Hoang Anh Giai Lai Joint Stock Company of Vietnam is planning to hire helicopters to bring its 26 workers out of the flooded area on July 25 morning at the earliest after the collapse of the Xepian-Xe Nam Noy hydropower dam in the Lao province of Attapeu a day earlier.
HCM City, Lao provincial front officials share experience Politics

HCM City, Lao provincial front officials share experience

Vice President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF)’s Central Committee and President of the VFF’s Ho Chi Minh City chapter To Thi Bich Chau lauded the visit by President of the Lao Front for National Construction’s Champasak provincial chapter Sithon Keophouvong during a working session on July 16.
GMS delegates active in Hanoi Politics

GMS delegates active in Hanoi

Representatives from the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) began the second working day of the 6th GMS Summit and the 10th Cambodia-Laos-Vietnam (CLV) Summit in Hanoi on March 30 with a series of activities, focusing on crucial issues to the region.