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News Laos Savannakhet: 100 MW Laos Sunlabob Energy Project

Published on: Sunday 22 March 2020
100 MW Laos Sunlabob Energy Project
News source: https://www.zawya.com/mena/en/project/230320055909/100-mw-laos-sunlabob-energy-project/

Consortium of The Government of The Lao People's Democratic Republic and Viet Nam Government planned to develop 100 MW Sunlabob Energy Project, in Savannakhet, Savannakhet, Laos. Consortium of China ...

News Laos Savannakhet: The internet helped return the letter ‘R’ to a nation that had banned it

Published on: Monday 20 January 2020
The internet helped return the letter ‘R’ to a nation that had banned it
News source: https://www.bendbulletin.com/nation/the-internet-helped-return-the-letter-r-to-a-nation/article_a4dd42f6-3be5-11ea-abc9-a38fcb502675.html

SAVANNAKHET, Laos — Listen closely in Laos and you can hear a linguistic renaissance. It sounds a lot like the letter “R.” Forty-five years ago, Laos’ communist government officially dropped the “R” ...

News Laos Savannakhet: BAY's blockchain assists cross-border funds transfers

Published on: Monday 11 November 2019
BAY's blockchain assists cross-border funds transfers
News source: https://www.bangkokpost.com/business/1792219/bays-blockchain-assists-cross-border-funds-transfers

Bank of Ayudhya (BAY) has introduced a blockchain solution for transferring funds between Thailand and Laos, significantly reducing the time needed to make money transfers, to promote cross-border trade.

News Laos Savannakhet: Lao province cuts red tape to ease freight transport

Published on: Monday 30 September 2019
Lao province cuts red tape to ease freight transport
News source: https://www.phnompenhpost.com/business/lao-province-cuts-red-tape-ease-freight-transport

Authorities of Laos’ central Savannakhet province have announced the removal of all inspection checkpoints along main roads to speed the transport of freight and exports. Provincial governor Santiphab ...

News Laos Savannakhet: Lao drug ringleader arrested

Published on: Monday 22 July 2019
Lao drug ringleader arrested
News source: https://vietnamnet.vn/en/society/lao-drug-ringleader-arrested-552654.html

A Lao national carrying more than 24,000 tablets of synthetic narcotics was recently arrested at the Cha Lo International Border Gate in the central province of Quang Binh, according to the provincial Border Guard High Command.

News Laos Savannakhet: Giving love to Laos

Published on: Sunday 07 July 2019
Giving love to Laos
News source: https://www.malaysiakini.com/letters/482835

The project in project Laos is to provide a water distribution system throughout key areas of a small village named Lath Ho, in the Xepon District of Savannakhet province, which is an uncleared UXO ...

News Laos Savannakhet: Severe form of dengue strikes as cases continue to mount in Laos

Published on: Wednesday 17 July 2019
Severe form of dengue strikes as cases continue to mount in Laos
News source: https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1143072/severe-form-of-dengue-strikes-as-cases-continue-to-mount-in-laos

VIENTIANE — Laos is facing an outbreak of the most virulent ... type 2 dengue virus which is the most toxic type. Champassak, Savannakhet and other southern provinces have also recorded cases ...

News Laos Savannakhet: Macau Legend eying Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam expansion

Published on: Wednesday 22 May 2019
Macau Legend eying Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam expansion
News source: https://www.cambodiadaily.com/business/macau-legend-eying-laos-cambodia-vietnam-expansion-149376/

Currently preparing the site of its Savan Resorts property in Savannakhet, Laos – which Macau Legend purchased for US$42 million in 2016 – for Phase 2 development, Trainer told reporters at G2E Asia ...

News Laos Savannakhet: Three Laos arrested for trafficking drugs into Vietnam

Published on: Thursday 23 May 2019
Three Laos arrested for trafficking drugs into Vietnam
News source: https://en.vietnamplus.vn/three-laos-arrested-for-trafficking-drugs-into-vietnam/153112.vnp

Border guards from Vietnam’s central province of Quang Tri and police from Laos’ central Savannakhet province uncovered the case. The drug traffickers were arrested in Savannakhet’s Sepon ...

News Laos Savannakhet: Govt pushes new Thai-Lao bridge plans

Published on: Wednesday 22 May 2019
Govt pushes new Thai-Lao bridge plans
News source: https://www.bangkokpost.com/news/general/1682204/govt-pushes-new-thai-lao-bridge-plans

The government is pushing ahead with its plan to construct two new "friendship bridges" between Thailand and Laos in the northeastern provinces of Bung Kan and Ubon Ratchathani to improve logistics between both countries.

News Laos Savannakhet: Vietnamese, Lao ethnic minority people step up exchanges

Published on: Tuesday 14 May 2019
News source: https://en.vietnamplus.vn/vietnamese-lao-ethnic-minority-people-step-up-exchanges/152608.vnp

Savannakhet, and Salavan provinces of Laos. The opening ceremony will take place at the central square of A Luoi district, Thua Thien-Hue, on May 17 evening. A number of activities will be held ...

News Laos Savannakhet: Cultural festival to connect people on Việt Nam-Laos border

Published on: Thursday 16 May 2019
News source: https://vietnamnews.vn/life-style/expat-corner/520043/cultural-festival-to-connect-people-on-viet-nam-laos-border.html

in addition to four Lao art troupes from Attapeu, Sekong, Savannakhet and Salavan provinces. The event is organised by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and the People’s Committee of Thừa ...

News Laos Savannakhet: Savannakhet temple harbours ancient palm leaf treasures

Published on: Saturday 11 May 2019
News source: http://www.nationmultimedia.com/detail/asean-plus/30369215

SAVANNAKHET, Laos - Hortai Pidok, a repository of ancient Buddhist scripts, is the country’s most important storehouse of palm leaf books written in ancient Lao, Burmese Pali, and Khmer. It can be ...

News Laos Savannakhet: Cultural festival to connect people on Vietnam-Laos border

Published on: Friday 17 May 2019
News source: https://vietnamnet.vn/en/entertainment-sports/cultural-festival-to-connect-people-on-vietnam-laos-border-532453.html

It’s estimated that the festival will draw the participation of 1,000 artisans and artists from the five provinces of Kon Tum, Quang Nam, Quang Ngai, Quang Tri and Thua Thien – Hue, in addition to ...