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News Laos People: The Government of The Lao People's Democratic Republic

Published on: Tuesday 03 March 2020
The Government of The Lao People's Democratic Republic
News source: https://www.zawya.com/uae/en/company/The_Government_of_The_Lao_Peoples_Democratic_Republic-16112794/

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News Laos People: Congress introduces bill to halt deportations to Laos

Published on: Tuesday 03 March 2020
Congress introduces bill to halt deportations to Laos
News source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/asian-america/congress-introduces-bill-would-halt-deportations-laos-n1148001

A billlaw authored by Rep. Betty McCollum, D-Minn., and several other members of Congress would stop the government from deporting people to Laos for 72 months and reopen the immigration cases of those with final orders of removal.

News Laos People: Members of Congress move to delay deportations of Hmong, Lao residents

Published on: Saturday 29 February 2020
Members of Congress move to delay deportations of Hmong, Lao residents
News source: http://www.startribune.com/members-of-congress-move-to-delay-deportations-of-hmong-lao-residents/568305902/

Several members of Congress are moving to delay the Trump administration’s efforts to deport more than 4,700 people back to Laos. On Friday, they introduced legislation that would delay the planned ...

News Laos People: Counterpoint from U.S. Rep. Betty McCollum: Deportation of Hmong, Lao refugees is cruel

Published on: Sunday 01 March 2020
Counterpoint from U.S. Rep. Betty McCollum: Deportation of Hmong, Lao refugees is cruel
News source: http://www.startribune.com/counterpoint-deportation-of-hmong-lao-refugees-is-cruel-inhumane/568306022/

Some of these refugees have decades-old criminal convictions and no memory of the country that the Trump administration is threatening to send them to. Since 1975, nearly 200,000 Hmong and Lao ...

News Laos People: Laos hires for international US$ bond debut

Published on: Tuesday 19 November 2019
Laos hires for international US$ bond debut
News source: https://www.nasdaq.com/articles/laos-hires-for-international-us%24-bond-debut-2019-11-20

Emerging markets investors will have the chance to take exposure to a new sovereign after the Lao People's Democratic Republic hired banks to arrange its first international bond offering. Adds extra ...

News Laos People: Earthquake measuring 6.1 in magnitude hits Laos at its border with Thailand

Published on: Wednesday 20 November 2019
Earthquake measuring 6.1 in magnitude hits Laos at its border with Thailand
News source: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-7708807/Earthquake-measuring-6-1-magnitude-hits-Laos-border-Thailand.html

The earthquake struck close to Muang Nan near northern Thailand by the Laos border on Wednesday night. There have been no reports of damages or casualties, reported WA Today. The quake struck at a ...

News Laos People: Viettel launches 5G technology in Laos

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
Viettel launches 5G technology in Laos
News source: https://vietnamnet.vn/en/sci-tech-environmennt/viettel-launches-5g-technology-in-laos-575947.html

In February this year, Unitel was a pioneer in introducingeSIMs to the Lao people, helping the country rank 7th out of 10ASEAN member states in terms of advanced telecommunications services. Founded ...

News Laos People: Lao Telecom tests out brand new 5G technology

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
Lao Telecom tests out brand new 5G technology
News source: https://www.thestar.com.my/news/regional/2019/10/10/lao-telecom-tests-out-brand-new-5g-technology

The 5G test is the company’s latest effort to bring advanced technology to the people of Laos, to not only improve their daily lives but also help them upgrade their businesses and so strengthen the ...

News Laos People: Vietnam-funded headquarters handed over to Lao committee

Published on: Sunday 08 September 2019
Vietnam-funded headquarters handed over to Lao committee
News source: https://vietnamnet.vn/en/vietnam-world/vietnam-funded-headquarters-handed-over-to-lao-committee-566119.html

Speaking at the inaugural ceremony, Vice Chairman of the Laos-Vietnam cooperation committee Khampheui Keokinnali described the project as a model of the two countries’ cooperation in the new period.

News Laos People: Sam Lao Returns to the Hip-Hop Scene with More Fight in Her Than Ever

Published on: Monday 26 August 2019
Sam Lao Returns to the Hip-Hop Scene with More Fight in Her Than Ever
News source: https://www.dallasobserver.com/music/rapper-sam-lao-talks-motherhood-misogyny-and-music-11742062

“It felt good to be back onstage,” Lao says. “I was super nervous, but I’m always nervous before shows, so that was really nothing new. It was exciting to see some familiar faces and some new faces.

News Laos People: Laos national sentenced to death for trafficking over 300kg of drugs

Published on: Wednesday 28 August 2019
Laos national sentenced to death for trafficking over 300kg of drugs
News source: https://vietnamnet.vn/en/society/laos-national-sentenced-to-death-for-trafficking-over-300kg-of-drugs-563296.html

The People’s Court of central Quang Binh province on August 28 handed a death sentence to a Laos national who stood trial for trafficking 308.6 kg of methamphetamine in Vietnam. The defendant is Xeng ...

News Laos People: Laos dam collapse survivors ‘still homeless’

Published on: Thursday 25 July 2019
Laos dam collapse survivors ‘still homeless’
News source: https://www.phnompenhpost.com/international/laos-dam-collapse-survivors-still-homeless

Thousands are languishing in displacement camps in Laos a year after a dam break unleashed floodwaters and killed dozens of people in the impoverished state, a new report on the anniversary of the disaster said on Tuesday.

News Laos People: Thai govt urged not to buy power from Laos dam

Published on: Thursday 25 July 2019
Thai govt urged not to buy power from Laos dam
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/thai-govt-urged-not-buy-power-laos-dam-105957096.html

The Thai government must suspend plans to buy electricity from a dam in Laos, conservationists said Friday, as water levels along the kingdom's section of Mekong river plummet to near-record lows. The Thai-built Xayaburi dam, a few hours from the northern Laos town of Luang Prabang, is set to be

News Laos People: Swine fever in Laos

Published on: Monday 22 July 2019
Swine fever in Laos
News source: https://menafn.com/1098790194/Swine-fever-in-Laos?src=Rss

Local daily Vientiane Times has reported on Tuesday that the northern Lao district of Phongsaly has ... of Khua district of Phongsaly regionj. People are able to spread the swine fever but can ...

News Laos People: No compensation for Laos dam collapse victims one year later, report says

Published on: Monday 22 July 2019
No compensation for Laos dam collapse victims one year later, report says
News source: https://www.efe.com/efe/english/portada/no-compensation-for-laos-dam-collapse-victims-one-year-later-report-says/50000260-4028432

Thousands of survivors in a Laos dam collapse last year continue to live in temporary camps and have not received compensations as yet, according to a report released Tuesday on the first anniversary . No compensation for Laos dam collapse victims one year later, report says | Main | English edition | Agencia EFE

News Laos People: The intimate story behind BlackStack Brewing’s ephemeral Soul Lao’d IPA

Published on: Thursday 11 July 2019
The intimate story behind BlackStack Brewing’s ephemeral Soul Lao’d IPA
News source: http://www.citypages.com/restaurants/the-intimate-story-behind-blackstack-brewings-ephemeral-soul-laod-ipa/512544241

It made people come together and enjoy great beer and food again. I think the next time we collaborate again we would love to share it beyond Minnesota, [to] other Lao communities... In this business, ...

News Laos People: Remains of Vietnamese volunteer soldiers, experts repatriated from Laos

Published on: Tuesday 07 May 2019
News source: https://vietnamnet.vn/en/society/remains-of-vietnamese-volunteer-soldiers-experts-repatriated-from-laos-529682.html

Speaking at the ceremony, Sihun Sitthiluxay, head of the special working committee of the Lao capital, expressed his deep gratitude for the physical and human support from the Vietnamese Party, State, ...

News Laos People: Quju Opera troupe pays homage to Lao She with new play

Published on: Sunday 12 May 2019
News source: http://www.china.org.cn/arts/2019-05/13/content_74777646.htm

[Photo provided to China Daily] Chinese writer Lao She (1899-1966) is best known for his vivid ... against the backdrop of the founding of the People's Republic of China, the show, which runs through ...