Source: Vientiane Times The Meteorology and Hydrology Department of Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment is warning the level ofRead more
As tour buses pull up in front of San Jiang Market, not far from Wattay International Airport, a guide beckons to a group of Chinese tourists. They soon disappear into the jungle of shops bearing signs in Chinese characters, many of which sell “local specialties,” or any illicit wildlife product imaginable.Read more
Laos is a resource rich economy in terms of mining and hydropower, although there have been very few studies on the matter, and the Lao government has not yet designed relevant policy options for managing the country’s resources.
To promote broad-based growth in Laos, it is important to consider the policy options, according to the ….
The government has ordered some 1,154 family-unit furniture plants across the country to shut down their illegal operations, a government spokesman announced yesterday.
Additionally, more than 20 wood processing plants located in or near conservation and protected forests areas were also ordered to close down.
The order was approved at …..
People across the country need to prepare themselves for the strong possibility of storms and heavy rainfall over the next three months, weather forecasters have warned.
Department of Meteorology and Hydrology disseminated results of their analysis on this year’s weather during the ……
Mekong water levels in central and southern provinces are still lower than warning levels despite heavy rain that struck the region this month.The water level of the Mekong in Vientiane yesterday was about 10.30 m which decreased from 11 m on Monday and was expected to be down to ….Read more