BCPG expects Laos plants to start supplying Vietnam in 2022

23 September 2020, 9:55 pm

BCPG expects its 114-megawatt Laos hydropower operation to start selling electricity to Vietnam in 2022 under a deal lasting 25 years.... Read More »

First Eastin Hotel to land in Laos

23 September 2020, 7:26 pm

Bangkok-based Absolute Hotel Services will debut the Eastin Hotel brand in the capital city of Laos, with the 94-key property due to open in the last quarter of 2021.... Read More »

Offers gifts to the armed forces, to border residents of Laos

23 September 2020, 6:01 pm

Ceremony of handing over gifts to the armed forces, to border residents of Laos, on September 23 at the border gate A Dot - Ta Vang. Photo: VNA /CVN Colonel Nguyên Xuân Hoa, commander of the border ...... Read More »

Laos credit downgrade signals 'real' default risk as China looms

23 September 2020, 5:00 pm

Fitch Ratings has downgraded Laos' rating to "CCC" from "B-," meaning that the Southeast Asian nation faces "substantial credit risk" and that default is a "real possibility," according to the ...... Read More »

China-Laos railway drills through last major tunnel

23 September 2020, 4:09 pm

A Chinese railway engineering company on Tuesday drilled through the Ban Phoukeu Tunnel, the last major long tunnel of nearly 9,000 meters along the ...... Read More »

A Taste of Laos: US Coffee Buyers Intrigued During Virtual Cupping Event

21 September 2020, 7:56 pm

A lot of cranberry…orange blossom, very plummy…really great raspberry, jackfruit…strawberry cream yeah! …honey-orchard-oolong-melon-almond-sugar cookie…dark chocolate notes…nice sweet ...... Read More »

Absolute Hotel Service expands to Laos with Eastin Hotel Vientiane

21 September 2020, 8:23 am

The Absolute Hotel Services group announced the first hotel in Laos to add in the company portfolio.   The Eastin Hotel Vientiane Laos is targeted to open | eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News | etn ...... Read More »

China, Laos cooperate to enhance poverty reduction capacity with hard, soft methods

19 September 2020, 1:20 am

China in Ban Xor village in Vientiane, Laos.Photo:Xinhua "Learning from to China's poverty reduction experience, we did not simply bring money and project here like blood transfusion, but have been ...... Read More »

NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite finds tropical storm Noul fading over Laos

18 September 2020, 7:16 am

Tropical Storm Noul made landfall in central Vietnam on Sept. 17 and NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite captured an image of the storm over Laos. Noul was weakening as it moves toward Thailand where it ...... Read More »

1st railway station built on China-Laos railway

16 September 2020, 5:47 pm

Photo taken on Sept. 16, 2020 shows a ceremony held at the construction site of the Nateuy station, a key passenger and freight distribution center, in northern Laos. (CRCEG/Handout via Xinhua) The ...... Read More »

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