Vietnam helps build functional rehabilitation centre in Vientiane Province
(KPL) The construction of a Vietnam-funded orthopaedics and rehabilitation centre started on August 28 in Keun village, Thoulakhom District, Vientiane Province, according to Vietnam News Agency.
The Centre for Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation is built
Vice President receives outgoing Indian ambassador
(KPL) Vice President Bounnhang Vorachit last Friday at his office received a farewell visit from Indian Ambassador to the Lao PDR, Mr C. Gururaj Rao following the end of his diplomatic mission in the country.
ASEAN meets dialogue partners on environmental protection issues
(KPL) Representatives of ASEAN member countries and three ASEAN dialogue partners China, Republic of Korea and Japan met in Vientiane on 29 Aug on cooperation on environmental protection and management in the region.
(KPL) A medical team led by doctors from Interplast Australia and New Zealand, funded by Phu Bia Mining and supported by the Women's International Group has returned to Xiengkhuang Province to provide free treatment to those with conditions such as burn scar contractures, cleft lip or cleft palate.
(KPL) Prime Minister Thongsing Thammavong yesterday received a courtesy visit from a Japanese delegation led by the Vice President of the Upper House of the National Diet of Japan, Mr. Azuma Koshiishi.
(KPL) Ten main roads in Savannakhet Province are being improved at the moment and expected to be completed on time next year to celebrate the Kaysone Phomvihane District as new capital of the province.
Contract signed for sustainable rattan-bamboo harvest project
(KPL) The National Agricultural and Forestry Research Institute (NAFRI) and the World Wildlife Fund Laos on 19 August signed an agreement on the sustainable rattan and bamboo harvest project phase 4 (2014-2017).