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SINGAPORE - Singapore and the Lao People's Democratic Republic inked an agreement on Wednesday evening (May 9) to fight climate change and ...
Singapore and the Lao People's Democratic Republic inked an agreement on Wednesday evening to fight climate change and enhance sustainable ...
Two weeks after a dam in the Xe-Pian Xe-Namnoy hydropower facility collapsed in southern Laos, sending millions of tonnes of water crashing ...
In the Mekong Basin region, where Laos is located, there has long been evidence that climate change is resulting in more intense rain events. And this ...
Tourism
CLV Triangle trade still below potential: forum
Tourist arrivals fall except for Chinese tourists to Laos in 1st 9 months
Vietnam takes actions to realise ASEAN common tourist visa
Economic, tourism ties with neighbours strengthened
Govt waives visas for Scandinavians for Visit Laos Year 2018
Focus on quality urged for tourism
Revolutionary monument to CIA's fall in Laos
Regional highway brings prosperity to Laos' northwest
Favourable environment for tourism development
Laos urges foreign tour operators to hire local tour guides
Utilise local tour guides or face penalties, foreign tour operators in Laos warned
Laos dances to survive between China and Vietnam
Laos: Nam Ngum reservoir plan seeking to shore up investors
Chiang Rai Hosts Meeting with Neighboring Countries on Joint Tourism Promotion
Plan to visit five 'Chiangs' hatched
More Asian travellers expected to arrive in 2018
Lao gov't to submit Hin Nam Nor for UNESCO listing
Phnom Penh looks to medical tourism
Lao gov't to submit Hin Nam Nor for UNESCO listing
Focus on 'Chiang' cities
News from around the APAC region, January 16
Myanmar, Laos to increase cooperation
Laos, Myanmar vow to cement ties, sign three cooperation deals
Myanmar, Laos reach MoUs on sectoral cooperation
Laos, Myanmar beef up bilateral cooperation
FEATURE: A better way to take in Vientiane's sights
Cambodian capital Phnom Penh looks to establish medical tourism hub
Laos assures riverside Thais on dam impact
Myanmar, Laos ink agreements on power, science, fighting graft
Laos To Submit 'Plain Of Jars' Application For World Heritage Status
Laos: Visit Year to the rescue?
Binh Dinh urged to make breakthroughs in tourism
HCM City Party Committee Secretary visits Vientiane
Indonesia gears up for ASEAN Tourism Forum 2018
Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Secretary visits Vientiane
Ho Chi Minh City leader reiterates priority to ties with Laos
Government News 23/1
Lao leaders hail Ho Chi Minh City's cooperation
Unlocking northern Thailand's tourism sustainability
We Are Lao launches to trade
HCM City, Laos's Savannakhet province set up partnership
Ho Chi Minh City, Laos's Savannakhet province set up partnership
Thailand hosted 1.4 million Indian tourists in 2017
Thailand expects 8 pct increase in tourism revenue from foreign visitors in 2018
Myanmar airline arrivals up
Spike in Chinese visitors drives tourism boom
Laos calls for investments in Savan Seno special economic zone
TAT to focus on Asean visits
China rail through Laos underway
European Tourism Academy Starts Receiving Candidatures for Tourism Oscars - World Tourism ...
ASEAN tourism set to reach new heights
Rewarding sustainable tourism efforts in ASEAN
Thai tourism set to grow and grow
Lao gov't awards freedom medal to China's Xinhua News Agency
Laos-China Belt and Road Cooperation Forum kicks off, focusing on development, cooperation
PM Modi to inaugurate Global Investors' Summit in Guwahati on Saturday
Economic, trade ties between China, Laos developing healthily: report
Governments to work out ways to reinforce Vietnam-Laos ties
Lao gov't awards freedom medal to China's Xinhua News Agency
Lao prime minister meets Xinhua News Agency president
Opportunity to improve the country's tourism
PM Narendra Modi to open global business meet in Guwahati today
PM Narendra Modi to visit Assam today to inaugurate Advantage Assam-Global Investors' Summit
Spotlight: China-Laos cooperation benefits both sides, contributes to community of shared future
PM Narendra Modi to visit Assam today to inaugurate Advantage Assam-Global Investors' Summit
Advantage Assam: PM Modi will inaugurate the investors' summit on Saturday
PM Modi reaches Guwahati to inaugurate Global Investors' Summit
Laotians expect Laos-China railway to bring tangible benefits
Assam gets Rs 1,00000 crore investment proposals in Global Investors' Summit
Thailand works to lure ASEAN tourists
Thailand Plans To Lure More ASEAN Tourists
S. Korea to Transfer ICT to Laos, Vietnam and Nepal
Cambodia's tourism makes 3.63 bln USD revenue in 2017, up 13 pct
Mekong innovative startups support programmes open for applications
Make the most of Pakxong's golden land: Lao PM
The bold bikers of Hyderabad
Awesome foursome promotes T-tourism
Laos to join high-speed rail talks
Women bike rally flagged off in Hyderabad
Breaking gender stereotypes
Women biker gang to zoom across five countries to promote Telangana tourism
Nam Ngum: Cruising among Vientiane's natural attractions
Nothing as unforgettable as the clever elephants of Laos
Chinese company signs agreement to build elephant protection center in Laos
Laos sees marked shift in tourist appeal
Chinese company signs agreement to build elephant protection center in Laos
Elephant festival in Laos draws jumbo crowd
Massive new tourism development planned for Vangvieng
Lao musical instrument Khaen declared humanity's heritage
ASEAN center hosts seminar on tourism
Hospitality establishments continue to increase
Why Laos' reliance on Chinese money could bankrupt the country
Students submit projects in a competition to develop the Lantsang-Mekong Region
Vietcombank sells Vietnam Airlines shares; Toong, BIM launch co-working ops in Laos
Avani announces new upscale brand extension
Tourism and development threaten Laos' French traditions
Laos to participate in int'l tourism exhibitions to boost industry
Xae Ponglay waterfall a magnet for tourists
Bird in bush equals money in hand
30000 USD in grant for best startup tourism initiative in Mekong
Vientiane eager to draw mega project investors
$30000 in grant for best startup tourism initiative in Mekong
Thailand's First Tourist Port in the Northern Region Opened in Chiang Rai Province
Ecotourism payments for more wildlife sightings linked to conservation benefits in Laos
Laos sees fall of int'l visitors in 2017
China's anti-poverty efforts help global sustainable development: Lao expert
Lao PM's call for 'open doors, minds and barriers' is opportunity for change: Vientiane Times ...
Lao Airlines halts direct Singapore-Laos route again
ADB official: 66 billion USD to be invested in GMS
Thailand to support Bangladesh for Mekong-Ganga Cooperation membership, pledges more funds ...
Laos' Investment Outlook for 2018
Bangkok Airways adds more flights between Bangkok and Vientiane (Laos)
Cambodia & Laos media invited to Malaysia
Thanachart sees Lao niche in QR code deal
TBank's cross-border QR due for May start
Tourism boom sparks pre-Songkran deals
Thailand's tourism accelerates
Avani+ launches in Luang Prabang, Laos
newsbrief
Thai investors buoyed by CLMV investment climate
Top three Chinese airlines tipped for profit surges on tourism boom, yuan gains
Budget travel enabling more child sex offenders to move around, say experts
Top places for a bargain stay
Wall exhibit breaks down barriers to Vientiane's past
Malaysia found lacking plan to prevent child sex tourism
Tuyen Quang hosts Lao Front for National Construction officials
Caravan tour expected to promote Vietnam-Laos tourism
Laos seeks funding for UXO clearance
Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam agree to connect their economies
Cambodia, Laos, VN vow to further deepening comprehensive cooperation
Cambodia, Laos, VN commit to comprehensive co-operation
Cambodia, Laos, VN vow to further deepen comprehensive cooperation
Laos seeks funding for UXO clearance
Vietnam helps Lao journalists improve skills
Laos' Khaen music declared humanity's heritage
ASEAN tourism meet gets under way to drive industry forward
China Eastern Airlines promotes Laos as tourist destination
Hotels.com: Phuket beaches a good value
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Laos seeks trade promotion
Women bikers return to Hyderabad after 17000 km ride
Women bikers return to Hyderabad after 17000 km ride
Women bikers successfully complete nearly 17000 km long journey
17000 Km, 7 Countries And 7 Weeks Later, Hyderabad Women Bikers Return Home
Four Women Bikers Successfully Complete Nearly 17000 Km Long Journey to Promote Telangana ...
4 women bikers welcomed back to Telengana after riding world-wind riding tour
With the goal to promote Telangana tourism, women bikers successfully complete 17000 km long ...
Women bikers successfully complete nearly 17000 km long journey
The expressway, the longest of its kind in Vietnam, was put into operation in September 2014 as part of the North – South Economic Corridor (NSEC), helping reduce travel time between Hanoi and the northern border province of Lao Cai from seven to three hours and facilitating the transport of goods.
The festival takes place at a time when the government has designed 2018 as Lao Tourism Year. Laos targets welcoming 5 million foreign visitors this year, a huge figure compared to its 6.5 million population. In addition to Laos, the New Year festival is also organised in Cambodia (called Chol Chnam ...
Pointing out that 2018 is “Visit Laos Year,” promoted by the Lao government, Keodalavong encouraged Korean and international tourists to travel to the country, where 18 tourism-related festivals, including the Lao water festival, Thatluang festival and Xayabouly elephant festival, are being promoted.
Officials have softened the pledge of late, and in August last year, Lao vice minister of information, culture and tourism Savankhone Razmountry said his country aimed to achieve an upgrade from LDC status to a middle income country by 2030 through strengthening international economic partnerships, ...
... Chiang Mai, Vientiane, Phnom Penh, Ho Chi Minh City, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur to Singapore. The cultural focus India is giving to this project has attracted the attention of tourism authorities in the region who see great potential in developing community based cultural tourism projects and they are also ...
The research study limelight growth drivers and investigates market inhibitors of Thailand outbound tourism market. The countries included in this report are: United Kingdom,Taiwan,Vietnam, Korea,Hong Kong,Singapore,China, Japan, Laos, Malaysia, Australia, India, Cambodia, Myanmar and Germany.
The district is implementing a master plan for the national tourism site with many new projects. Many travel a further 30km west to reach the border with Laos. Here, people will find peaceful villages at the feet of local mountains before passing the border gate to visit Pa Háng Village where they will be ...
Malaysia, Laos and Japan continue to be the top destination for Thai travellers. Spanning over 120 pages "Thailand Outbound Tourism Market Research Report 2018" report covers Executive Summary, Thailand Outbound Tourism Market (2013 – 2025), Thailand Outbound Tourism Market Share (2013 ...
The Government is set to enhance the quality of tourism services in a bid to attract more foreign tourists, especially from China, as it becomes the largest tourism ... Construction of the 5th Thai-Lao friendship bridge linking the northeastern province of Bueng Kan with Laos' western township of Pakxan in ...
VIENTIANE, April 23 (Xinhua) -- The Lao government is set to enhance the quality of tourism services to attract more foreign tourists, especially from China, local daily Vientiane Times reported Monday. Tourist arrivals in Laos reached 3.86 million in 2017, decreasing from 4.23 million in 2016. This year ...
The firm's co-chairman and chief executive, David Chow Kam Fai, noted to Macau Chinese-language media on Saturday that his firm was interested in developing one particular “large-scale integrated tourism and entertainment resort” project in Laos, and that it was applying to the Laos government for ...
The Lao government is set to enhance the quality of tourism services to attract more foreign tourists, especially from China, local daily Vientiane Times reported Monday. Tourist arrivals in Laos reached 3.86 million in 2017, decreasing from 4.23 million in 2016. This year, the figure is expected to increase ...
Hanoi (VNA) – The annual ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF 2019) is scheduled to take place in the northeastern province of Quang Ninh from January 14-19 ... It involves all the tourism industry sectors of the 10 ASEAN member states, namely Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the ...
It involves all the tourism industry sectors of the 10 ASEAN member states, namely Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. The hosting of ATF in 2019 creates a golden opportunity for Vietnam in general and Quang Ninh in particular to ...
Living in Laos' only no-riding elephant camp, Chao Kid is a young, naughty and playful pachyderm. ... Prasop and MandaLao co-founder Michael Vogler usually spend about half an hour at a tranquil restaurant with a breathtaking view, briefing tourists about elephant behaviours During the briefing, ...
Hundreds of workers took to the streets in Myanmar on Tuesday to call for a living wage, while in Laos marchers asked for social welfare benefits and ... that his group has requested that a minimum wage, already set for factory workers, be extended to workers in the country's construction, tourism, and ...
All businesses and factories in Laos are required to increase the minimum wage from the present 900,000 kip to 1.1 million kip a month as of May 1 in a ... Vientiane provincial authorities should ensure that visitor attractions are safe and clean, as well as addressing any environmental issues, especially ...
The World Bank recently provided a loan of more than 257 billion kip (US$31million) to Laos for implementing the Lao PDR Southeast Asia Disaster Risk ... Vientiane province's Vangvieng district will officially be declared a tourism town in 2020 in terms of natural and cultural attractions, as part of the ...
In a joint effort between New Zealand and the Laos government, the Provincial Tourism office provides environmentally conscious excursions into the Nam Ha National Protected Area. It's worth the walk for a look at some of the best preserved forests in Laos, but it's the intact village life that is the real ...
However, in fact, the tourism industry's share of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) for Laos was only $2 billion, or 13.7 percent of GDP, in 2017.
Laos has ambitions to be the region's main producer of hydropower by 2025 - and through this, it hopes to raise its people out of poverty. But it's not putting all its eggs into one basket, and for back-up, it's looking at developing its mining and tourism sectors. Advertisement ...
Lao government officials have launched a new push against corruption in the one-party communist state, with state inspection authorities stepping up investigations across the country and reporting in February that they had discovered up to $120,000 missing from state funds, sources in Laos said.
On the sidelines of the forum the awards of the Mekong Innovative Startups in Tourism- MIST and the Mekong Mini Movie Festival will be showcased. See http://www.mekongtourismforum.org. Mekong Tourism Forum is the annual event of the GMS which is made up of six countries; Cambodia, China, Laos, ...
Laos president to make state visit to Singapore today ... He will visit the Urban Redevelopment Authority and Singapore Tourism Board on Thursday ...
LAOS: Salesian missionaries launch new vocational training skills program for ... Laos is a country characterized by a rapidly growing economy, based ... expanded and contributed to an increase in tourism and foreign investment.
President Bounnhang is expected to visit the Urban Redevelopment Authority and Singapore Tourism Board today, the second and last day of his ...
Tourists continue to drive the wine-services business in Thailand ever ... can travel to Malaysia's capital in the south, Myanmar in the north, Laos in the ...
A new city is fast emerging on the China-Laos border, a manifestation of ... small-scale manufacturing, tourism and the sale of hydropower, mainly to ...
The ninth meeting of the China-Laos economic and trade cooperation committee was ... Asean officials explore benefits of community-based tourism
BANGKOK: The Mekong Tourism Forum 2018 will open its doors from 26 to 29 ... is Nakhon Phanom in Thailand's North-East, the major Thai-Laos border town at ... The Forum is organised in collaboration with the Mekong Tourism ...
VIENTIANE — Twenty representatives from the Lao Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism learned more about community participation in ...
Over 100 cyclists from Laos and other Asean countries gathered in Vientiane on Sunday morning for the 1st Asean Peace World Cycling Tour in Laos, ...
The Mekong Tourism Forum (MTF) 2018 will open its doors from June ... The venue is Nakhon Phanom in Thailand's Northeast, the major Thai-Laos ...
From getting acquainted with the rugged, raw beauty of Laos or learning about ... For millennial-minded travellers, the recently launched Avani+ Luang ...
Laos is sandwiched in between these two Mekong region giants and the push to promote overland travel turns its highways into travel corridors with ...
VIENTIANE, May 15 (Xinhua) -- The 2018 China-Laos Tourism Cooperation Forum and the Beautiful China Tourism Promotion Conference was held ...
A 30-minute drive along the road leading to Kuang Si Waterfall, the Laos Buffalo Dairy farm is today a popular spot with foreign tourists. It owes its ...
Laos and China have vowed to increase cooperation to promote tourism between the two countries with the aim of attracting more visitors.
He said the first of these networks is a bus route from Udon Thani to Vang Vieng, a tourist destination located north of the Lao capital of Vientiane.
VIENTIANE, May 16 (Xinhua) -- Places of cultural interest is the top attractions for people visiting Laos, while the capital Vientiane tops the list of ...
The Government is trying to promote tourism this year with its Visit Laos Year 2018 campaign, making this a great time to visit Southeast Asia's quiet ...
A variety of LDCs and developing countries, such as Laos, Uganda and Kenya, are realizing the formerly unknown benefits of pro-poor tourism.
Nghe An (VNA) – Lying in the heart of the north central region and the East-West economic corridor linking Myanmar, Thailand, Laos and Vietnam with ...
CHIANG RAI, 17 May 2018: Nakhon Phanom, a town on the banks of the Mekong River facing Laos in Northeast Thailand hosts the Mekong Tourism ...
Local tour companies are continuing efforts to promote Laos as an adventure tourism destination with a recent exhibition held at the Vientiane Center ...
Vietnamese model Nguyen Dieu Linh made it to the top 10 of Miss Tourism Queen ... Top 5 winners of the Miss Tourism Queen International 2018. ... Miss Skin Beauty (Laos), Miss Tourism Queen of Africa (Ethiopia), Miss Tourism ...
VIENTIANE, 21 May 2018: Asian Trails Group's managing director in Laos, Philippe Conod, retires, 6 June, after a career in tourism spanning 38 years ...
"Vang Vieng lies in a perfect location, halfway between Vientiane and Luang Prabang," Inthy Deuansavan, president of Vientiane-based travel agency ...
Macau Legend Development plans further investment in Laos ... a “large-scale integrated tourism and entertainment resort” project in Laos, and has ...
Banking on tourism to boost its economy, Laos has declared 2018 as the year to "visit Laos". The move comes on the back of the country's bid to apply ...
Vientiane (VNA) - A programme to introduce tourism destinations in Vietnam's central provinces of Nghe An, Ha Tinh and Quang Binh was held in ...
India's trade relations with Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Việt Nam ... Banking on tourism to boost its economy, Laos has declared 2018 as the year ...
Banking on tourism to boost its economy, Laos has declared 2018 as the year to “visit Laos”. The move comes on the back of the country's bid to apply ...
Laos and China on Monday officially set in motion a new air route between the two countries, aimed not only at boosting tourism but also other areas ...
This demographic is of particular interest to developing destinations such as Laos, which welcomed 639,000 Chinese visitors in 2017, according to a ...
LUANG PRABANG, Laos, 24 May 2018: ICS Travel Group has named Toan Vu as its country manager for Laos. He brings to the ICS post extensive ...
Azerbaijan invites Laos to participate in the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway and the ... direct contacts between the business circles of Azerbaijan and Laos. ... tourism and other areas, as well as the expansion of the legal framework. ---.
Dien Bien (VNA) – Laos has awarded the Order of Friendship to the ... have expanded cooperation in the fields of trade, services, tourism and culture.
Laos Bananas Admitted to China's Allowable Imported Fruits List ... Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism, to secure UNESCO's world heritage ...
HCM City (VNA) - The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Tourism and ... medical tourism in neighbouring markets such as Cambodia and Laos and to ...
The city would focus on promoting medical tourism in neighbouring markets such as Cambodia and Laos and to overseas Vietnamese, she said.
He also called on Prime Minister of Cambodia Hun Sen and discussed strategies to improve connectivity, promote tourism, cooperation among small ...
NDO/VNA – The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Tourism and Department of ... medical tourism in neighbouring markets such as Cambodia and Laos and to ... In HCM City almost 40,000 foreign tourists received medical services ...
Tourism to boost Lao PDR's economic growth ... The landscapes of northern Laos and the regions adjacent to Vietnam, in particular, are dominated by ...
Over the past five years, tourism in Lao PDR has been slowly on the rise. ... feasibility study and detailed design of the Vientiane-Pakxe Expressway.
Vientiane Times. Researcher says Laos planning court case over disputed border ... Tourism creating wealth of job opportunites for Lao people
The United Nations' World Travel and Tourism Council unveiled its latest report ... In 2017, the total contribution from travel and tourism to Laos' Gross ...
The United Nations' World Travel and Tourism Council unveiled its latest report recently, which indicated that tourism has directly resulted in 114,000 ...
In her new role, Vissonneau will lead the creation of innovative products in less explored areas in Laos, as well as grow the country's tourism potential.
According to the latest report by the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) cited by the Vientiane Times, tourism employment is expected to hit ...
Li said China stood ready to work with Laos to enhance cooperation in key areas, including traffic infrastructure, agriculture, education and tourism, ...
The Deputy Governor said many people from Thailand and Laos cross the border in Chiang Rai for business and tourism, creating a chance for ...
Chinese Premier calls for closer cooperation with Laos ... and tourism at a meeting with Lao President Bounnhang Vorachit in Beijing on May 31.
The province can also be developed as a new cross-border trade route with Laos and other GMS nations as well as a new domestic tourism hub for ...
Government officials and members of international organisations met in Vientiane yesterday for talks on road maintenance, with a view to better ...
Out of 14 visa-free Asean countries, Thailand, Vietnam and Singapore have been the most attractive to Myanmar and the number of visitors is on the ...
VIENTIANE — The Lao tourism industry is moving forward with plans to upgrade the standards of staff working in tourism-related areas so they can ...
Thailand-Laos bridge project planned ... Friendship Bridge, this new link is expected to boost trade, transport and tourism between the two nations.
The Global Centre for Mekong Studies of Laos (GCMS-Laos) in Vientiane officially ... Laos to upgrade quality of tourism to meet regional standards
With various barriers hindering the development of the tourism industry, authorities in ... Laos, Japan mull improvements to Vientiane bus services
BANGKOK, 11 June 2018: The Mekong Region's tourism scorecards ... Cambodia with 5 million, Laos 4.3 million Myanmar and Laos 2.9 million.
“Asia is probably one of the best places to travel for luxury,” said Diane Molzan ... There are no direct flights to Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia from Canada.
Mekong Tourism is a grouping of six countries; Cambodia, China, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam. China is represented in the Tourism ...
Laos stresses the need to borrow as West raises debt alarm ... minister named agricultural processing, mining and mineral processing, and tourism.
Cambodia coordinates tourism collaboration while Laos and Myanmar direct ... During the ACMECS 5 in Vientiane, Laos in 2012, leaders adopted the ...
The number of people visiting Laos is high compared to neighbouring countries if the nation's population size is taken into account, as tourist arrivals ...
ACMECS is a cooperation framework amongst Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, ... Cambodia coordinates tourism collaboration while Laos and Myanmar ...
HCM City (VNA) - The 8th Tourism Promotion Organization for Asian-Pacific Cities (TPO) Forum will take place in Ho Chi Minh City on June 21-22, ...
Victoria's mother, Susan Ross, said: “The authorities out there only care about tourism. “They love you going out there but are not set up to deal with ...
Leaders of Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar thanked the Vietnamese ... To push tourism development, an action plan on tourism co-operation during ...
Investment in Laos keeps rising, says PM ... These projects include 12 power plants, seven mining units and six tourism and expressway study plans.
Good progress seen in investment in Laos ... and six tourism and expressway study plans, local online newspaper Vientiane Times said on June 17.
Kowsurat noted that the programme coincides with Thailand's 'Amazing Thailand Tourism Year 2018' and Lao PDR's 'Visit Laos 2018' tourism ...
The town of Luang Prabang in Laos is a World Heritage Site and attracts tourists from across the world. Located in northern Laos, the lush, green town ...
Monitoring travel movements in Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam, the report noted arrivals grew 13% giving the region 59.9 million ...
Vientiane (VNA) – Vice President of Vietnam Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh received Vilayvong ... Thinh is on her first official visit to Laos from June 19 to 22. ... and Vietnamese localities will grow further, particularly in the field of tourism.
Later the same day, the Vietnamese vice president left Vientiane to visit ... an ancient capital and tourism hub of Lao and the world's heritage town.
Tourism officials from nine countries -- Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Mongolia, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Vietnam, Uzbekistan and Peru -- are participating ...
Thirty-six tourism officials and tour operators from Laos completed a training programme in China last week that is part of measures to improve and ...
Commenting on his extension, tourism officials from Laos said Thraenhart has “achieved considerable success, while heading the MTCO and has met ...
VIENTIANE, June 27 (Xinhua) -- The Lancang-Mekong cooperation media ... cooperation in media, especially in new media and tourism promotion.
The Mekong Tourism Forum is the annual flagship event of the Greater ... benefit Nakhon Phanom's economy and spur travel to neighbouring Laos.
He said it was now highly likely that Laos would follow the lead of ... Laos registered an average annual growth rate in foreign tourist arrivals of 10.7% ...
Laos-Vietnam Expo 2018 will be held between Jun 28 and Jul 2 at Lao ... Media's tourism reports a focus at Mekong-Lancang Cooperation summit
It is very timely for Laos to follow the lead of neighbouring Myanmar and Vietnam in introducing eVisa to boost travel, said the official. Reporting on ...
Central Nghe An province boosts border trade cooperation with Laos ... and steel production, forestation, tourism, agro-fishery, consumption products, ...
Vientiane conference links Vietnamese, Lao businesses ... Vientiane (VNA) – Nearly 100 businesses of Vietnam and Laos gathered at a ... were signed at the event, focusing on goods distribution, tourism, hospitality and services.
Vientiane conference links VN, Lao firms ... VIENTIANE – Nearly 100 businesses from Việt Nam and Laos gathered at a conference in ... were signed at the event, focusing on goods distribution, tourism, hospitality and services.
The delegates are expected to work in groups on July 3 to discuss strengthening their cooperation in media, especially new media, and tourism ...
Xinhua. Vietnam-Laos judicial ties help protect shared border: Lao PM ... enhance promotion for regional tourism and the development of new media.
At the discussion held as part of the MLC Media Summit in Vientiane, the participants highlighted tourism as a potential cooperation field for the MLC ...
That tourists, not domestic buyers, are at the center of the Laos efforts also highlights why the impact of the initiatives here is markedly different from ...
If you're planning to travel to Vietnam, the country's government has ... The programme is also available in Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Myanmar, ...
Laos asks Vietnam's Ministry of Home Affairs for personnel training assistance ... popular tourism sites in three districts in a bid to attract more visitors.
Tourist numbers in Southeast Asia increased by 10% in the first four months of 2018, the largest such ... MLC Journalists Help Promote Laos Tourism
MLC Journalists Help Promote Laos Tourism ... the French Institute in Vientiane the coming departure for France of two Lao students from the bilingual ...
VIENTIANE, July 12 (Xinhua) -- The Lao government is not so confident in achieving its target of attracting five million tourists to Laos in 2018 as a ...
The Lao government is not so confident in achieving its target of attracting five million tourists to Laos in 2018 as a mid-year summary had shown that ...
The nation's tourism sector and authorities at all levels must continue to solve issues to help Laos attract visitors from domestic and international ...
Sun Paper Holding Laos, the first pulp manufacturer in the Lao PDR, has launched ... Action to remove tourism barriers required, senior official says
There is scope for promoting a new Buddhist tourism network to attract tourists from Thailand, Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam to Buddhist pilgrimage ...
Laos Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism reported (22-Jul-2018) visitor arrivals for 2017. Details include: Total visitor arrivals: 3.9 million, ...
HUNDREDS of people are missing and an unknown number believed dead after the collapse of a hydropower dam under construction in southeast ...
YANGON, July 25 (Xinhua) -- Myanmar and Laos have vowed to promote ... friendship bridge, and promotion of trade and investment and tourism.
SOURCE: Myanmar Ministry of Hotels and Tourism ... kilograms of marijuana across the Mekong into Nakhon Phanom from Laos last night (Tuesday).
Thua Thien-Hue, Laos' Salavan province step up cooperation ... Also, culture, tourism, education, and human resource training will be at the forefront ...
Quang Nam (VNA) – Authorities of Laos' Sekong province organised an investment and tourism promotion conference in Tam Ky city of the ...
VIENTIANE, 31 July 2018: Visitor arrivals to Laos took a 9% tumble during 2017 according to the Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism.
Visitor arrivals to Laos took a 9% tumble during 2017 according to the Ministry of ... Victim Body Of dam Collapse In Laos found in NE Cambodia
Designed to make visitors feel like they're taking a stroll on a shimmering thread stretching across the hands of gods, the “Golden Bridge” has attracted ...
ECONOMYNEXT - Lao Peoples Democratic Republic will provide visa on arrival to travelers from Sri Lanka from August 01, 2018 the foreign ministry ...
A dam collapse in Laos' southern province of Attapeu late July bewilders ... The cultural and tourism projects target all 10 ASEAN countries to build ...
Laos, Myanmar and to some degree Cambodia could reverse the trend. They still have time to revise their tourism strategies, but it would require some ...
LAOS HAS to wake up from its dream to be the major power supplier of the ... Laos could be easily developed into a globally renowned eco-tourism ...
Scores of families that will be displaced by dam construction in Laos are ... Liupanshui City Develops Tourism And Agriculture Industries To Alleviate ...
Laos' main airport got huge expansion despite weak visitor numbers ... Laos Marks 51st ASEAN Founding Anniversary And 21st Lao PDR Accession ...
The 2nd ASEAN Fair (2018) will be held between Sep 20-23 to promote trade, investment and tourism between Cambodia, Laos, Thailand and ...
Senior ministers from Cambodia, Laos PDR, Myanmar and Vietnam also attended ... The four areas of cooperation are tourism, culture, education, and ...
Construction of the Laos-China railway began in December 2016, and is now ... Vientiane and Beijing had discussed a train link as early as 2001, ... a lot of people in and we will see a lot of tourism infrastructure being built that will ...
Construction of the Laos-China railway began in December 2016, and is now ... Vientiane and Beijing had discussed a train link as early as 2001, ... and we will see a lot of tourism infrastructure being built that will have an impact on ...
Ms Boonheuang said the group will participate more in the tourism industry, bringing it in line with Laos's recent policy announcement of Visit Laos ...
An official with the Attapeu provincial Information, Culture and Tourism Department, Ms Bounthong Bouphasavanh, told Vientiane Times on Friday that ...
The home-sharing platform claims it delivered 5 million guests in 2017 to destinations in the Greater Mekong region, namely Cambodia, China, Laos, ...
HCM CITY — The 14th International Travel Expo HCM City (ITE HCMC) will take ... The annual event is the largest international travel trade event in the ... the Mekong sub-region: Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Việt Nam.
The 2018 International Travel Expo- ITE HCMC features around 375 ... India, Japan, South Korea, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, ... There will be nights of Laotian and Cambodian tourism that are organized by ...
To extend its reach the organisers pitch the show as a gateway event to boost travel to Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Thailand. Usually, high-ranking ...
When Chinese low-cost retail chain Miniso opened a shop in June on Sisavangvong Road, the main thoroughfare of Luang Prabang, it was the talk of ...
Five million travellers stayed at Airbnb accommodation in the Greater ... In Myanmar and Laos, locals are increasingly embracing travel with Airbnb.
"Thailand and Laos will welcome an influx of millions of Chinese tourists and the trend is growing. Therefore, border trade must not just be limited to ...
Sustainability has been a key theme for Khiri Travel since it was founded by Niemeijer in Bangkok in 1993 to arrange travel to Thailand, Laos, Vietnam ...
Avani+ Luang Prabang will also be working with Laos Buffalo Dairy to ... Avani Victoria Falls Resort connects the wild side of travellers to Zambia's ...
Khiri Travel was founded by Willem Niemeijer in Bangkok in 1993 to arrange travel to Thailand, Laos, Vietnam and Cambodia at a time when the ...
HCM City to hold second annual trade event in Laos ... Service – Tourism Promotion Conference in Savannakhet, Laos, in October to help Vietnamese ...
Speaking at the International DTV Summit Forum in Lao capital Vientiane on Tuesday, Lao Deputy Minister of Information, Culture and Tourism ...
HCM City to hold second annual trade event in Laos ... Vietnamese booths at the HCM City Trade – Service – Tourism Exhibition in Savannakhet, ...
VIENTIANE, Aug. 29 (Xinhua) -- China is set to become a key market for the Lao tourism industry as official data shows that the number of Chinese ...
Speaking at the International DTV Summit Forum in the Lao capital Vientiane on Tuesday, Lao Deputy Minister of Information, Culture and Tourism ...
... Investment and Trade Promotion Centre will organise the second HCM City Trade – Service – Tourism Promotion Conference in Savannakhet, Laos ...
NDO – The Dak Lak provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism coordinated with the provincial museum to open two exhibitions on the ...
Flood kills 6 in northern Laos ... VIENTIANE, Aug. ... Minister of Information, Culture and Tourism Savankhone Razmountry and his delegation visited ...
Secretive agents in Laos are sending dozens of animals each year across the country's land border with China and fly others to the Middle East, ...
We maintain our forecast for Laos' real GDP growth to average 6.8% ... on the manufacturing and tourism sectors as the government's efforts appear to ...
Attending the event were leaders of the tourism sector of Cambodia and Laos, representatives from authorities of several Lao, Cambodian and ...
The 14th International Travel Expo Ho Chi Minh City - ITE HCMC (ITE ... Cambodia, Germany, India, Japan, South Korea, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the ... There will be nights of Laotian and Cambodian tourism that are organized by ...
The first time I visited Laos I stayed in a bamboo shack with no toilet. ... Luxury tourism is a weird new world for Laos, which is the forgotten beauty of ...
“And this will impact tourism along the Mekong.” As part of Laos' bid to be the “battery of Asia”, the government has been constructing dozens of dams ...
Visitors can first see a highlight -- the 3,000m² ethnobotanical garden. ... Botanic Garden in 2014, along with two other new species native to Laos.
VIENTIANE, 14 September 2018: Lao PDR has extended visa-free travel to South Korean visitors for up to 30 days. According to Laotian Times, the ...
In the first Laos International Open, Armenian GM Karen Grigoryan was ... All these efforts resulted in the organisation of the 1st Laos International Open ... Visit Laos Year 2018, this chess event is aimed at boosting chess tourism in ...
From Udon Thani the sleek new train will have another 400 km to cover to Luang Prabang the top holiday destination in North Laos. It will complete ...
Media representatives from Laos participated in a familiarisation trip (famtrip) to popular tourist destinations in Jakarta, Bali and Yogyakarta to learn ...
Vientiane Airport has doubled the size of its international terminal, supporting a Laotian initiative to boost tourism. Laos expects Vientiane's ...
Miss Tourism Queen Laos 2018 has been announced open for candidates nationwide who wish to be tourism ambassador of the Lao PDR.
Laos' primary international airport, in the capital of Vientiane, has just doubled the size of its international terminal in an effort to become less reliant on ...
Pheutsapha Phoummasak, president of AIDC Laos, said: “Luang Prabang ... brands to these cities and further promote the tourism potential of Laos.”.
Centara's latest COSI-branded hotel will be arriving in Vientiane. ... trusted brands to these cities and further promote the tourism potential of Laos.”.
The agreement paves the way for Centara to manage three hotels in Laos ... brands to these cities and further promote the tourism potential of Laos.”.
... tourists and investors in Southeast Asia has led to a boom in the construction of casinos in countries such as Myanmar, Cambodia and Laos.
Vientiane Times. Expanded Airport to Revitalize Laos Tourism and Attract Chinese Travelers Laos' primary international airport, in the capital of ...
We are excited to partner with a Centara to bring their trusted brands to these cities and further promote the tourism potential of Laos.” This latest ...
Pheutsapha Phoummasak, president of AIDC, said Luang Prabang and Vientiane are popular destinations for both Thai and international travellers, ...
While tourism in Laos is well established, it's not yet on the mass-tourism map. Laos has kept its traditional way of life and blended in growing tourism.
Thai people usually travel to Laos for tourism, and they visit Vientiane and famous tourist sites such as Vangvieng. But Udon Thani has more than just ...
The Ministry of Tourism and the Indonesian Embassy in Laos are promoting Indonesian tourism in countries located in the Indochina region, starting in ...
Today, Vientiane, the Laotian capital, is abuzz with change. ... Laos to China's extensive rail network, which will bring tourism and property investment, ...
The majority of visitors to Thailand and even Laos can travel visa-free. If they wish to travel to Myanmar they can obtain an eVisa within hours for just ...
The Indonesian Embassy in Vientiane held an investment forum to encourage ... World Tourism Day, celebrated every 27 September, is a unique ...
“The rally aims at promoting international relationships in tourism and business, and the traditional and cultural relationship between the Southeast ...
He inform that a high level team from Arunachal Pradesh is also leaving to attend the 'business conclave' at Bangkok wherein various issue of tourism, ...
All travelers entering Laos on foreign passports, including residents, will have to reach into their pockets for an extra US$1 bill in the form of a tourism ...
VIENTIANE, 2 October 2018: Almost forgotten but on the brew for years the much talked about tourist tax was quietly introduced at all of Lao PDR's ...
VIENTIANE, 3 October 2018: Lao PDR's tourism industry faces the prospect that the country will close its Visit Laos Year promotion with fewer tourists ...
Laos quietly introduced new tourist tax on Oct. 1 ... An agreement to build the new centre was signed on Friday in Vientiane ... River tourism takes off
It clears up a confusion over whether Thai border pass holders, who can travel to Laos for a day trip, would be required to pay the US dollar tax.
VIENTIANE - Hundreds of Buddha images and other ancient relics, ... in a secure location, according to a provincial Information, Culture and Tourism ...
The first ever 'Korean Week Festival in Vientiane 2018' on the weekend ... Laos' Nam Ha named among Asia's top 10 eco-tourism destinations
Vientiane (VNA) - Politburo member and permanent member of the ... trade, tourism, agriculture, new-style rural building, and poverty reduction.-VNA ...
Twenty finalists of Miss Tourism Queen Laos Contest have been announced for the final round to be held at the Lao ITECC Mall in Vientiane on ...
JAKARTA, NNC - Ministry of Tourism managed to sell 10 leading tourist destinations in Laos and Cambodia with a potential of 1,388 transactions ...
The Tourism Ministry`s sales mission on 10 mainstay tourism destinations to Laos and Cambodia concluded potential ,388 transactions worth ...
Ministry of Tourism managed to sell 10 leading tourist destinations in Laos and Cambodia with a potential of 1,388 transactions worth US$719,907.
The development is just in time for a tourism boom and influx of people and ... China to the Thai border via Xishuangbanna through Laos," she said.
Moves in Laos to promote Chinese tourism in the coming year will benefit mainly Chinese businesses already established in the impoverished ...
VIENTIANE: Maybank Foundation has spent RM1.8 million to expand its ... Moves in Laos to promote Chinese tourism in the coming year will benefit ...
The construction of the China-Laos railway is the first step to boosting the economy of this landlocked country. It will increase both trade and tourism.
In the years following the former Laos royal capital's designation as a ... For many travelers, the resort's six hilltop tents are the main attraction.
In the years following the former Laos royal capital's designation as a .... from tourism and show true face of what it is to live in Laos and experience ...
An official of Oudomxay's Information, Culture and Tourism Department, Mr Vilayphet Ounaphone, told Vientiane Times on Tuesday that the boat ...
International tourism in Laos is trying to achieve a difficult balancing act. On the one hand, the government is trying to boost international visitor ...
During China's "Golden Week" between Oct 1-7, more than 124,000 Chinese tourists passed through Laos' Boten border crossing along the R3A, but ...
Laos was one of five countries in the Asia-Pacific region to receive a 2018 ... Simple, Natural, Innovative As BambooLao Straws Slurp Up Tourism Award ... Buddhist Lent, Boat Racing Festivities as Vientiane's Riverside Roads Close
“We are pleased to cooperate with Tourism Laos in launching the travel inspiration platform Inspiring Laos,” said MTCO executive director, Jens ...
Kong Monika led the Council's team in investigating the impact of the Don Sahong Dam, currently under construction near the Laos-Cambodia border.
In Laos, a World Bank 'model' dam and the myth of sustainable hydropower ... The governor of a province in Laos hit by flooding from a dam breach earlier ... Lao PDR's Ministry of Information, Culture, and Tourism and the Mekong ...
The Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism together with staff from ... Feasibility study of Vientiane-Pakxe expressway section IV set to begin
Xi expressed welcome to Thongloun and said that the China-Laos ... disaster relief, and hold a well-organized China-Laos year of tourism next year.
Chinese President Xi Jinping has said on Sunday China-Laos relations are at their "best time in history", in a meeting with Laos Prime Minister ...
... strengthen cooperation in fields regarding people's livelihoods and disaster relief, and hold a well-organized China-Laos year of tourism next year.
Officials, businesses debate ways to improve tourism ... After playing in the opening ten editions of the AFF Suzuki Cup, Laos reached a low in 2016 ...
Deepotsav begins: Laos Ramlila draws crowd ... Awadh University organised by department of Tourism and culture of Uttar Pradesh. ... In another classic performance of monoact, artists from Laos recreated the scene where Sita was ...
Phnom Penh to Laos: a cycling trip along the once-popular Mekong ... the river between Kratié and Laos, and they are the region's major tourist draw.
Xieng Khuang's old Buddha endures scars of war to entice visitors ... cut short as clouds from the mountains unload a deluge on the Vientiane visitors.
The Chinese embassy to Laos in cooperation with the Lao Department of Cinema under the Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism and China ...
Akay said Mevlut Cavusoglu's visit will be the first visit to Laos from Turkey at ... in the fields of education, health, agriculture and tourism," he added.
The Vientiane State Bus Enterprise (VSBE) has doubled bus fares for ... of Information, Culture and Tourism and China Radio International in Laos ...
The border agreement will allow citizens of the two countries and third country national travelers to cross the border between Myanmar and Laos ...
HAVANA TIMES – Cuban President Miguel Diaz Canel concluded an international tour in Laos over the weekend that also included Russia, North ...
The Lao-Chinese railway project has released polluted water from construction work into the Xong River in Vientiane province's Vang Vieng district, ...
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the government of Laos signed grant agreements on October 16 worth $125.5 million in total for three ...
The combined number of tourists from the top ten nationalities – China, Vietnam, Laos, Thailand, South Korea, the United States, Japan, Malaysia, ...
Runoff from railway project pollutes river in Lao tourist destination ... First Cambodia-Laos-Vietnam Buddhist leaders' conference held in Vientiane
NDO/VNA – The “Vietnam-Laos Special Friendship” Festive Day will be held ... A seminar promoting trade and tourism of the host province will look to ...
... and the government of Laos signed grant agreements on October 16 worth $125.5 million in total for three projects in the tourism and urban sectors.
The value of banana exports from Laos to China increased tenfold in the last few years, and ... Inthira Hotels Wins “Best Tourism Company in ASEAN”