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News Laos Champasak: Woman detained for criticizing the government online

Published on: Monday 16 September 2019
Woman detained for criticizing the government online
News source: https://www.fidh.org/en/region/asia/laos/woman-detained-for-criticizing-the-government-online

was detained at the Champasak provincial prison on 12 September 2019 under Article 117 of the Criminal Code (‘Propaganda against the Lao People’s Democratic Republic’). Article 117 punishes with ...

News Laos Champasak: Laos seeks South Korea support for regional connectivity projects

Published on: Tuesday 16 July 2019
Laos seeks South Korea support for regional connectivity projects
News source: https://www.phnompenhpost.com/business/laos-seeks-south-korea-support-regional-connectivity-projects

The Korean government is currently taking part in projects to protect the Mekong river bank in Vientiane and Champasak. Korea is also participating in a feasibility study of the Asean Highway, a ...

News Laos Champasak: Plain of Jars named Laos’ third UNESCO World Heritage site

Published on: Tuesday 09 July 2019
Plain of Jars named Laos’ third UNESCO World Heritage site
News source: https://en.vietnamplus.vn/plain-of-jars-named-laos-third-unesco-world-heritage-site/155828.vnp

It is Laos’ third World Heritage after the Town of Luang Prabang, recognised in 1995, and Vat Phou and Associated Ancient Settlements within the Champasak Cultural Landscape, listed in 2001. ...

News Laos Champasak: Laos’ Plain of Jars, Myanmar’s Bagan considered for World Heritage inscription

Published on: Sunday 30 June 2019
Laos’ Plain of Jars, Myanmar’s Bagan considered for World Heritage inscription
News source: https://www.nationmultimedia.com/news/30372132

Laos already has two World Heritage Sites – the ancient city of Luang Prabang inscribed in 1995 and the Hindu temple of Vat Phou in southern Champasak province in 2001. Myanmar's Bagan will become the ...

News Laos Champasak: Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam intensify tourism connectivity

Published on: Monday 15 July 2019
Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam intensify tourism connectivity
News source: https://en.vietnamplus.vn/cambodia-laos-vietnam-intensify-tourism-connectivity/156154.vnp

Vietnam’s Binh Phuoc province, Laos’ Champasak province and Kratie of Cambodia were added into the group in 2009. The group aims to strengthen the solidarity and cooperation among the three ...

News Laos Champasak: Down the lazy river in Laos, a dreamy diversion from the modern world

Published on: Saturday 23 February 2019
Down the lazy river in Laos, a dreamy diversion from the modern world
News source: https://www.latimes.com/travel/la-tr-asia-laos-photo-story-20190224-story.html

Allergic to the pollution of Ho Chi Minh City, I was looking for a respite. Laos, my doctor said, was just the ticket. He was right. A hotel on the bankns of the Mekong and a two-day cruise were just the tickets.

News Laos Champasak: Lao NA Chairwoman visits Lâm Đồng Province

Published on: Thursday 07 March 2019
News source: https://vietnamnews.vn/politics-laws/law-justice/506709/lao-na-chairwoman-visits-lam-dong-province.html

... has commended the co-operation between Việt Nam’s Central Highlands province of Lâm Đồng and the Lao provinces of Champasak and Bolykhamxay in recent years. At a meeting with Lâm Đồng officials on ...

News Laos Champasak: VN to build plan for trade promotion in CLV development triangle area

Published on: Sunday 10 March 2019
News source: https://english.vietnamnet.vn/fms/government/219525/vn-to-build-plan-for-trade-promotion-in-clv-development-triangle-area.html

Vietnam’s Binh Phuoc province, Laos’ Champasak province and Kratie of Cambodia were added into the group in 2009. The group aims to strengthen the solidarity and cooperation among the three countries ...

News Laos Champasak: Crocodile Stone

Published on: Thursday 07 March 2019
News source: https://www.atlasobscura.com/places/crocodile-stone

Over the whole of Laos and Cambodia, nothing even remotely resembling the ... Wat Phou is about 6 miles (10 km) southwest of Champasak, the main town in the area. ...