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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

PetroTrade submits filing to offer shares through IPO

(KPL) The Petroleum Trading Lao Public Company (PetroTrade) on Monday submitted filing to the Lao Security Commission Office (LSCO) for offering 60 million shares through an Initial Public Offering (IPO).

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Information, Culture and Tourism Minister receives Chinese guest

(KPL) Minister of Information, Culture and Tourism, Prof. Dr Bosengkham Vongdara met with the Director General of Guangdong Foreign Affairs Office, Mr. Fu Lang, in Vientiane Capital on 21 October.

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Lao ambassador to Thailand visits Chiang Mai province

(KPL) On October 16th and 17th, Mr. Ly Bounkham, Ambassador of Laos to the Kingdom of Thailand, visited the Chiang Mai province of Thailand to boost international friendship and cooperation. During the visit, Ambassador Ly Bounkham met with Vice Governor of Chiang Mai, Mr. Nawin Sintusa-ard, and the Deans of Chiang Mai University and Mae Jo University.

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Energy Minister stresses to use energy more efficiently

(KPL) Lao Energy and Mines Minister Soulivong Daravong on Tuesday called on all sectors to avoid using electricity for lavish or unnecessary means as much as possible on the World Energy Day (22 October).

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Twenty Lao students depart for Japan to study welfare for the disabled and the elderly

(KPL) On 21 October 2014, a group of 20 Lao students and one supervisor departed from the Wattay International Airport for Japan to participate in a youth exchange program under the "JENESYS2.0".

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NA discusses amendment to constitutions

(KPL) The national committee on the national constitution revision yesterday met in Vientiane to discuss the revision of the current constitution, which was promulgated in 2003.

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TOEFL Junior Challenge officially opened

(KPL) The TOEFL Junior Challenge 2014 contest was officially launched on 18 October in Vientiane Capital and Savannakhet province.

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Vietnam helps Laos build youth friendship village

(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.

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Ngeun announces achievement in stoppage of slash-and-burn cultivation

(KPL) Local authorities in Xayaboury Province announced the achievement of Ngeun district in stoppage of slash and burn cultivation on 5 October.

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Oudomxay to open tourist site Namkad Yorap

(KPL) Oudomxay province will open natural tourist site Namkad Yorapa in Xay District on 9 December to attract domestic and foreign visitors.

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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.

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Vietnam helps Laos to build organic fertilizer factory in Hongsa district

(KPL) A 4.1 billion Kip organic fertilizer factory was officially opened on 7 October, 2014 in the Hongsa district of Sayaboury province in Laos.

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Four-breakthrough resolution of Ninth Party Congress

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