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Laos , Saturday 20 April 2019

News Laos: Evangelical group says Laos deports 3 American missionaries

News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/asia_pacific/evangelical-group-says-laos-deports-3-american-missionaries/2019/04/18/82b036fe-61eb-11e9-bf24-db4b9fb62aa2_story.html
Publicated on: hursday 18 April 2019

BANGKOK — A U.S.-based Christian evangelical organization says three of its American volunteers who were detained in Laos more than a week ago for proselytizing have been freed and deported. The ...

News Laos: Jeremy Clarkson: luxury brands have made a hell of the high street. Communist Laos was retail bliss

News source: https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/jeremy-clarkson-luxury-brands-have-made-a-hell-of-the-high-street-communist-laos-was-retail-bliss-kfr8lfs3w
Publicated on: Saturday 20 April 2019

If you take a stroll down Bond Street in London, you will find shops such as Chanel and Gucci and Tiffany, which keep bored, thin women amused and give the whole area a sense of affluence and style. ...

News Laos: Employment on Hydropower Project in Laos Delivers Better Lives

News source: https://www.nytimes.com/paidpost/china-daily/employment-on-hydropower-project-in-laos-delivers-better-lives.html
Publicated on: onday 15 April 2019

The level-2 station of the Nam Ou project has been in operation since 2016.CreditCreditPROVIDED TO CHINA DAILY For Luchan, a Laotian hydro-power plant worker, 2019 is turning out to be a promising ...

News Laos: Three American Christians detained in Laos

News source: https://www.mnnonline.org/news/three-american-christians-detained-laos/
Publicated on: Wednesday 17 April 2019

Laos (MNN) – Lao authorities detained three Americans in the Luang Namtha province and seized their passports 10 days ago, accusing them of ‘disseminating religion’ without proper approval. Todd ...

News Laos: Which ‘Amazing Race’ Season 31 Team Will Be Eliminated In Laos?

News source: https://www.ibtimes.com/which-amazing-race-season-31-team-will-be-eliminated-laos-2786446
Publicated on: hursday 18 April 2019

One team has already fallen on Season 31 of “The Amazing Race” and the remaining 10 will face off with some new twists in the ultimate reality star showdown and quest for $1 million. With “Big Brother ...

News Laos: Should this airman receive the Medal of Honor for Laos battle? A congressman thinks so

News source: https://www.airforcetimes.com/news/your-air-force/2019/04/17/should-this-airman-receive-the-medal-of-honor-for-laos-battle-a-congressman-thinks-so/
Publicated on: Wednesday 17 April 2019

A California congressman is pushing to upgrade a retired Air Force colonel’s Air Force Cross to a Medal of Honor for “extraordinary heroism” during a fierce 1969 battle in Laos. Rep. Salud Carbajal, D ...

News Laos: US-based evangelical group says 3 volunteers detained in Laos

News source: https://thehill.com/policy/international/438752-us-based-evangelical-group-says-3-volunteers-detained-in-laos
Publicated on: Saturday 13 April 2019

Several members of a U.S.-based evangelical Christian organization were detained and had their passports confiscated in Laos, the group said Friday. Vision Beyond Borders said three volunteers ...

News Laos: Masked merriment: Sacred Laos 'ancestors' honoured for new year

News source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/masked-merriment-sacred-laos-ancestors-honoured-for-new-year/ar-BBVZiWt
Publicated on: onday 15 April 2019

Barefoot and cloaked in swinging bamboo ropes, two masked performers dressed as Laos' legendary "ancestors" walk the streets of Luang Prabang on an annual outing for raucous new year celebrations ...

News Laos: Christian Group Says Laos Expels 3 American Missionaries

News source: http://www.khaosodenglish.com/news/international/2019/04/19/christian-group-says-laos-expels-3-american-missionaries/
Publicated on: hursday 18 April 2019

Fundraiser shirts sold by Vision Beyond Borders, whose three missionaries were recently deported by Laotian authorities. Image: Vision Beyond Borders BANGKOK — A U.S.-based Christian evangelical ...

News Laos: Bomb-clearing efforts in Laos slow due to shortage of funds

News source: https://reliefweb.int/report/lao-peoples-democratic-republic/bomb-clearing-efforts-laos-slow-due-shortage-funds
Publicated on: onday 15 April 2019

Programs set up in Laos to clear unexploded ordnance left over from heavy U.S. bombing during the Vietnam War are being hindered by shortfalls of funds from foreign donors, sources in the ...

News Laos: Laos Community Shares Culture and Tradition by Celebrating Lao New Year

News source: https://kiem-tv.com/2019/04/13/laos-community-shares-culture-and-tradition-by-celebrating-lao-new-year/
Publicated on: Sunday 14 April 2019

EUREKA, Ca. (KIEM) – The Laos American community celebrated Pi Mai Lao, which is Lao New Year. The Laos community honored the festival by wearing traditional clothing, food, dance, and blessing from ...

News Laos: Evangelical group says 3 US volunteers detained in Laos

News source: http://mynorthwest.com/1345268/evangelical-group-says-3-us-volunteers-detained-in-laos/
Publicated on: Saturday 13 April 2019

BANGKOK (AP) — Three American volunteers for a U.S.-based Christian evangelical organization have been detained in the Southeast Asian nation of Laos, the group said. Vision Beyond Borders ...