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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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Students opting to vocational courses increase in number

(KPL) More students opt to study with vocational education institutes than in the past, according to the Minister of Education, Mr Phankham Viphavanh.

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REI supports paediatric medical project

(KPL) The Children’s Hospital and the Resource Exchange International (REI) last week signed a memorandum of understanding on medical and English training and development project.

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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 with an

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Pho Chin Zab restaurant challenges noodle eaters to play free eating game

(KPL) The Pho Chin Zab restaurant has challenged noodle eaters to join a game of eating free noodle in the condition that two men and three women have

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New Permanent Representative of Laos presents credentials

(KPL) The Permanent Representative of Laos to the United Nations (Vienna), Phoukhao Phommavongsa, presented his credentials on 21 August to the Director General of United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) Mr. Li Yong.

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Energy officials discuss preparations for 32nd AMEM

(KPL) Officials of the Ministry of Energy and Mines met on Thursday to discuss preparations for the 32nd ASEAN Ministers on Energy Meeting (AMEM) which will be held in Vientiane Capital on 22-24 Sep.

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Laos, Thailand intend to clear trade problem

(KPL) Laos's Savannakhet Province and Thailand's Mukdahan Province held a meeting to discuss bilateral trade cooperation and to curb transport of farming products of Laos via Thailand to the

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ASEAN discuss biodiversity conservation

(KPL) Senior officials from ASEAN member countries met in Vientiane Capital yesterday to discuss conservation, sustainable use and benefit from biodiversity..

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Lao PDR given a US$ 3.6 m grant to strengthen forest management

(KPL) Vientiane, August 25, 2014 -The Government of Lao PDR and the World Bank signed a grant agreement for US$ 3.6 million provided by the Forest Carbon Partnership Facility (FCPF).

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PM receives Japanese delegation

(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.

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Ten main roads set to be completed on time

(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.

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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).

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Four-breakthrough resolution of Ninth Party Congress

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