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Laos , Wednesday 16 January 2019

News Laos: France returns to Laos

News source: https://moderndiplomacy.eu/2019/01/13/france-returns-to-laos/
Publicated on: Sunday 13 January 2019

The geographical location of Laos, a small landlocked state surrounded by China, Thailand, Myanmar, Vietnam and Cambodia, has made it imperative for this country to pursue a well-balanced multi-facete...

News Laos: Mega First’s Laos turbine likely to be installed in March

News source: https://www.msn.com/en-my/news/other/mega-first%E2%80%99s-laos-turbine-likely-to-be-installed-in-march/ar-BBSg2DD?srcref=rss
Publicated on: Sunday 13 January 2019

Maintain outperform with an unchanged target price of RM4.74 per share: We recently had a meeting with Mega First Corp Bhd’s management and came away with some positive developments. The Laos hydropow...

News Laos: Laos-China railway heralds new era of development

News source: https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1072620/laos-china-railway-heralds-new-era-of-development
Publicated on: Saturday 12 January 2019

VIENTIANE — Laos’ decision to build a major railway not only proclaims its intention to become part of the global village but also indicates that the nation is ready to usher in a new era ...

News Laos: Laos, Chinese firm cooperating in clean agriculture

News source: http://www.china.org.cn/world/Off_the_Wire/2019-01/15/content_74374905.htm
Publicated on: onday 14 January 2019

VIENTIANE, Jan. 15 (Xinhua) -- Lao government is cooperating with a Chinese firm on a clean agriculture development project aimed to expand trade opportunities between the two countries, local daily V...

News Laos: Laos remains the most ‘under-toured’ country in the world despite beautiful locations

News source: https://dailytimes.com.pk/344874/laos-remains-the-most-under-toured-country-in-the-world-despite-beautiful-locations/
Publicated on: Wednesday 16 January 2019

If there were a competition to find the word of the year in the tourism sector, there would be only one serious contender for 2018: overtourism. From Barcelona to Bali, the Indian Ocean to the ...

News Laos: Scotland native working to improve life in Laos

News source: https://www.laurinburgexchange.com/news/21779/scotland-native-working-to-improve-life-in-laos
Publicated on: uesday 15 January 2019

It’s a long way from Laurel Hill to Laos. Scotland County native Mac Maness left his childhood home for the usual reasons: higher education, a stint in the army, and a career that bounced he and his y...

News Laos: Central banks of Cambodia, Laos discuss cooperation

News source: https://www.khmertimeskh.com/50569201/central-banks-of-cambodia-laos-discuss-cooperation/
Publicated on: uesday 15 January 2019

The central banks of Cambodia and Laos yesterday agreed to strengthen cooperation to boost their banking sectors and train their workforce. Speaking to reporters yesterday after the annual meeting bet...

News Laos: Britain grants funding for UXO clearance in Laos

News source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2019-01/16/c_137748281.htm
Publicated on: uesday 15 January 2019

VIENTIANE, Jan. 16 (Xinhua) -- Mines Advisory Group (MAG) Laos has been granted more than 38 billion kip (4.5 million U.S. dollars) in funding from the British government for its unexploded ordnance ( ...

News Laos: Vietnam congratulates Laos on army’s 70th anniversary

News source: https://english.vov.vn/diplomacy/vietnam-congratulates-laos-on-armys-70th-anniversary-390661.vov
Publicated on: Wednesday 16 January 2019

VOV.VN - Sen. Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Trong Nghia, Deputy Director of the Vietnam People’s Army’s General Department of Politics, extended congratulations to Laos over the 70th founding anniversary of its ...

News Laos: Laos news agency delegation visits Vietnam

News source: https://www.talkvietnam.com/2019/01/laos-news-agency-delegation-visits-vietnam/
Publicated on: uesday 15 January 2019

The delegation was led by General Director of KPL Sounthone Khanthavong. At the receipt, the Vietnamese leader stressed that the trip contributed in solidarity of the blossomed friendship cooperation ...

News Laos: Laos expects more private investment this year

News source: http://investvine.com/laos-expects-more-private-investment-this-year/
Publicated on: Sunday 13 January 2019

The Communist Lao government expects domestic and foreign private investment to climb to 23,086 billion kip ($2.7 billion) in 2019 from around $2.36 billion last year, accounting for 52.06 per cent of ...

News Laos: Update: Laos receives Yak-130s from Russia

News source: https://www.janes.com/article/85712/update-laos-receives-yak-130s-from-russia
Publicated on: uesday 15 January 2019

The Laos People’s Liberation Army Air Force (LPLAAF) has received four Yakovlev Yak-130 ‘Mitten’ advanced jet trainer/light-attack aircraft from Russia as part of a deal signed in 2017, the Ministry o...