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National news on KPL Long live the glorious Lao People's Revolutionary Party! Lao people whole heartedly pay homage to the Congress IX of the Lao People's Revolutionaly Party! Firmly enhance the exemplary role and excellence of the Party! Promoting patriotism and solidarity among Lao people as we strive to reduce poverty and take the country out of the list of least developed countries! Everything for the people well being and nation's prosperity! Tapping the country's potential, profiting from the epochal dynamics, proactively participating in international integration! Enhancing self vigilance ,resolutely safeguarding the nation and the new regime       Previous News   
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14-20 SEPTENBER 2014

Strengthening Parliamentary Cooperation
to Build ASEAN Community

Japan provides medical equipment to Mahosot Hospital

(KPL) VIENTIANE, 18 September 2014 The Japanese Government has provided medical equipment for the Ear, Nose and Throat Department of Mahosot Hospital through its Grant-in-Aid Scheme for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP), worth 121,090 US dollars.

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Marubeni Foundation donates educational equipment

(KPL) The Marubeni Foundation last Wednesday donated educational equipment worth over 223 million kip to six Ethnic Minority Boarding Schools in Savannakhet Province.
The donation was presented by the Manager of the Marubeni Foundation Representative Office to Laos, Mr Katsunori .

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China and CLM seminar held to boost trade

(KPL) A seminar on the Development of China trade with Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar, was held in Nanning, China on 18 September on the sidelines of 11th China-ASEAN Business and Investment Summit (CABIS). The seminar was organized by the International Trade Centre in partnership with the (CABIS) secretariat.

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Prime Minister urges greater attention to Ebola prevention

(KPL) The Prime Minister Thongsing Thammavong has asked the Ministries of Health; Foreign Affairs; Information, Culture and Tourism; Public Works and Transport; Public Security; and provincial administration offices across the country to attach greater attention to the prevention of Ebola disease.

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Taiwanese invests in garment factory in Vientiane province

(KPL) A Taiwanese company has made a decision to invest 25 billion kip in the construction of a garment factory in Vientiane Province for export purposes. The factory is expected to begin production next year and employ almost 800 workers.

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Laos sends athletes to compete in 17 sports in Asian Games

(KPL) Lao PDR has sent athletes to compete in 17 sports in the 17th Asian Games, in Incheon, Republic of Korea, scheduled for 19 Sept- 4 Oct.

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President receives AIPA delegates

(KPL) H.E Mr. Choummaly Sayasone, President of the Lao People's Democratic Republic received at the Presidential Office in Vientiane yesterday a courtesy visit from the leaders of ASEAN Inter-

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AIPA members approve Ebola draft resolution

(KPL) The AIPA members have approved a draft resolution on Preventing Pandemic/Infectious Diseases like Ebola Virus Disease along with other four draft resolutions.

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State President meets Vietnamese NA Chairman

(KPL) H.E Mr. Choummaly Sayasone, President of the Lao People's Democratic Republic received at the Presidential Office in Vientiane on 16 September a courtesy visit from the Vietnamese National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung.

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ASEAN's MP discuss fostering green growth towards sustainable development

(KPL) ASEAN parliamentarians discussed two draft resolutions yesterday in Vientiane on fostering green growth towards sustainable development and promoting the development

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AIPA members pledge to strengthen cooperation

(KPL) The participants of the 35th AIPA General Assembly yesterday discussed the enhancement of the cooperation on politic and security among member states for the ASEAN Community Building. A Committee Meeting on Political Matters was held in Vientiane yesterday following the inauguration of the 35th AIPA General Assembly the day before.

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Lawmakers discuss revised Water Resources Law

(KPL) Lawmakers of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, the International Finance Cooperation and the World Bank Group yesterday met at a workshop to discuss the final revision of the Law on Water Resources. The law is expected to be proposed to the National Assembly at its ordinary session in December this year.

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Four-breakthrough resolution of Ninth Party Congress

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