The government’s proposal to revise the next four-year budget plan (2017-2020) will see the budget deficit increase to 4.39 percent of gross domestic product (GDP), up by 0.32 percent compared to the four-year plan approved earlier by the National Assembly (NA).
Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Somdy Duangdy presented the proposed plan to the …. Continue reading
The Women’s International Group (WIG) Bazaar will take place on Saturday, November 19 at the Lao National University Faculty of Engineering, Sokpaluang Road, Vientiane Capital from 10 am to 6 pm.
The WIG Bazaar is a popular and much-loved community event that is free and open to all members of the public. Last year’s event attract over 10,000 visitors.
The WIG Bazaar is the primary ….. Continue reading
“My warmest congratulations to the winners”, says Stephan Aeschbach, J&C Services’ Senior Partner. “We have been celebrating the opening of our new office space together with our clients. Every client purchasing an insurance policy were entitled to a chance winning one of the exciting prizes in our lucky draw.”
And these are the winners: Continue reading
The fourth restoration of Vientiane’s Pha That Luang, which began early last month, aims to preserve this national and cultural icon.
The restoration aims to return the revered stupa to its traditional glory in readiness for the 450th anniversary celebrations that will take place alongside the annual That Luang festival next month.
The stupa is of great national, religious and ……. Continue reading
Motorbikes were involved in 95 percent of the accidents in Laos during Oct. 3-16， with 90 percent of those dying in accidents being male，according to Traffic Police Department under Lao Ministry of Public Security.
As many as 331 road accidents occurred across the country during the period，resulting in 38 fatalities. Meanwhile，49 others were … Continue reading
Laos has more males than females, while the birth rate per woman has fallen, according to the final report on the 4th Population and Housing Census, which took place in March last year.
“The figures recorded by the census show that Laos has a population of almost 6.5 million of whom 3,237,227 are female and ….. Continue reading