The 35 th AIPA GENERAL ASSEMBLY ASEAN INTER PARLIAMENTARY ASSEMBLY
VIENTIANE CAPITAL, LAO PDR
14-20 SEPTENBER 2014
Strengthening Parliamentary Cooperation
to Build ASEAN Community
Agreement signed for Eld's deer conservation in Savannakhet
(KPL) The Savannakhet Provincial Natural Resources and Environment Department and the World Wide Fund for Nature in Laos last week signed a memorandum of understanding for the conservation of the brow antlered deer (Eld's deer) project phase III in Savannakhet.
Nampapa Nakhonelouang announces water price increase
(KPL) Nampapa Nakhonelouang (a water supply state enterprise) has announced the upward adjustment of water price claiming its production cost was not previously covered.
The adjustment of water price of Vientiane Capital is part of the structural improvement efforts of the Nam Papan Nakhonelouang to ensure the current demand of its business environment is met.
25 companies provide funds supporting development in Phongsaly (KPL) Twenty five private companies and entrepreneurs, both domestic and foreign, have provided 2.2 billion kip as a support for the socio economic development in the province and the celebration of the 60th anniversary of Phongsaly liberation.
Fifth meeting of the asean regional knowledge network on forest law enforcement governance
(KPL) Illegal logging and its associated trade within and across the ASEAN region and beyond has been constantly tackled through various forms and levels. Currently this is being scaled up to another level by the Fifth Meeting of the ASEAN Regional Knowledge Network on Forest .
(KPL) The Central Committees of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union (HCMCYU) and the Lao People's Revolutionary Youth Union (LPRYU) held a ceremony on October 18 to launch a youth friendship village along the Laos-Vietnam border.
Minister stresses need to promote non-resource sectors
(KPL) The 6th Trade and Private Sector Working Group meeting was held on 15 October in Vientiane Capital with the Minister of Industry and Commerce Khemmani Pholsena speaking about the need to promote non-resource sectors as a strategy to achieve sustainable and inclusive growth.