Vientiane (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Experts from Asean member countries and their development partners in the region are meeting in Vientiane to discuss issues relating to the 52nd Asean Working Group on Intellectual Property Cooperation (AWGIPC) and intellectual property protection.
VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The government has secured a loan of US$25 million (about 205 billion kip) from the World Bank to further strengthen road maintenance and improve road connectivity throughout the country.
CHAMPASSAK PROVINCE, Laos (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Nongnokheane-Trapeang Kriel border has become the first official international border checkpoint between Laos and Cambodia after being recognised as a local crossing point for almost 30 years.
SIEM REAP, Cambodia (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The leaders of Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam have agreed to expand economic cooperation in their joint territorial areas to accelerate the development of the three neighbours.
VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Luxembourg and Swiss governments will provide funding worth 15 million euros, or over 133 billion kip, for skills development in the tourism and hospitality sector.
VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam, the four members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, began a meeting yesterday in Vientiane to reach a consensus on cybersecurity norms, strengthen operational links and build capabilities.
VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - In a bid to stem rampant wildlife trade in Laos, a new initiative has been launched that encompasses a multifaceted programme of trade regulation, capacity building and dissemination of information to be implemented across five provinces.