Speeding Truck Kills British Tourist In Champassak

Speeding Truck Kills British Tourist In Champassak

The driver of a truck trailer has been detained by Champassak provincial police after the vehicle overturned and killed a British tourist in Pakxong district on Tuesday.
The truck was carrying a container loaded with timber and was travelling from Xekong province to Pakxe district in Champassak province.
The truck was descending a hill near to a crossroads at ….. Continue reading

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British Stars Speak Out Against Dog-Meat Trade’s Cruelty

British Stars Speak Out Against Dog-Meat Trade's Cruelty

Thailand’s Soi Dog Foundation has some of the biggest stars in Britain speaking out against the dog-meat trade in a video that starts with a warning about its “distressing” content.
Dame Judi Dench, Ricky Gervais and two of the stars of the international-hit series “Downton Abbey” – Laura Carmichael and Phyllis Logan – give voice to the “I Never Knew” campaign in the moving (and, yes, distressing) three-minute video that drives home what you probably didn’t want to know. But of course you should know … Continue reading

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Vangvieng Considering New Party Precinct, Safety Permitting

Vangvieng considering new party precinct

Authorities in Vangvieng district of Vientiane province are now considering the establishment of a specially zoned area for entertainment venues and late night trading, according to district officials.
“We are now working on the outline of a plan for zoning a specific entertainment venue precinct where visitors can enjoy food, drinks and partying 24 hours a day,” Vanvieng Tourism Office Head told ….. Continue reading

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Vientiane New World Offers Retail Units For Purchase

Vientiane New World Offers Retail Units For Purchase

CAMCE Investment (Lao) Co., Ltd. is now offering retail units for purchase at Vientiane New World Plaza, with construction of the development well under way.
The plaza containing 100 shop lots and one shopping mall is located along Mekong riverbank on Fa Ngum Road, which is one of Vientiane’s top locations. Sale prices of the retail units start at ….. Continue reading

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Eating Clean In The Capital: Vientiane’s Best Organic Produce

Eating Clean In The Capital - Vientiane’s Best Organic Produce

Looking to be a more conscious consumer in Vientiane? Sabaidee Magazine guides you through some of the organic shops and products around town that can help you make your diet more environmentally and socially friendly, as well as healthy and delicious! For some general information about supporting organic producers in Laos visit …. Continue reading

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10 Of The Most Intimate Boutique Hotels In South East Asia

10 Of The Most Intimate Boutique Hotels In South East Asia

There’s nothing quite like enjoying the exclusivity of being in a hotel that caters to just a select few – hotels that are small and intimate. The advantages are many – the best of them being that you are almost family during your stay. More often than not, you will find that the hotel staff is happy to go that extra mile to make your holiday unforgettable. Combine that with the warmth of the typical Southeast Asian hospitality and you will find yourself spoilt for choice. What’s more, we offer you a choice that suits every pocket!
Here are 10 of the most intimate boutique hotels you will find in …. Continue reading

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New at Senglao DVD Shop

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These are the latest DVDs at Senglao DVD shop:
– Automata
– Plane: Fire & Rescue
– Houdini
– A Most Wanted Man
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Singapore Best Expat Destination In Asia, Thailand Third-Favourite

Singapore Best Expat Destination In Asia, Thailand Third-Favourite

Singapore is the best destination in Asia for expatriates, and second in the world, according to a survey by HSBC Expat.
Switzerland took the No. 1 spot in the list of top 10 destinations, followed by Singapore, China, Germany and Bahrain.
“Thailand emerges from the 2014 Expat Explorer survey as the best destination for expats looking for an improved lifestyle at a low cost,” the British bank said. “Over two-thirds of expats say they associate Thailand with …. Continue reading

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