Progress on Savannakhet Road No. The city was burned to the ground and was looted of nearly all Laotian artifacts, including Buddha statues and people. It was built in 1563 and is believed to be guarded by the spirit of a local girl, Nang Si. Minnesota swears in state's first Hmong-American judge Star Tribune. Green light to Mekong links Nation. Lao-American Obituary: Khamla Inthavong, 71, St.
Lao leader hosts Vietnamese Minister of Public Security VietnamNet. Other stories about Laos around the world. Air balloon trip in Laos: Drone smacks tourist's girlfriend in the face Daily Mail. The park is 28 kilometres south of Vientiane at the edge of the. Lao gov't sets agriculture, forestry growth target at 2. With the Mekong River so high as it passes Vientiane, it is not surprising there is flooding in lowlying areas.
Laos opens 1st science, technology training center XinhuaNet. More - Drunk drivers who cause an accident will have their licences revoked, Vientiane authorities have warned as they impose tough measures to tackle the increasing number of road accidents. Judging from my riverside walks, smartphones are a big hit here as well as just about everywhere else in the world. Vietnam, Laos envoys vow close ties Bangkok Post. As of November 2010, Lao officials plan to convert the station into a rail cargo terminal for , allowing cargo to be transported from Bangkok into Laos at a lower cost than would be possible with road transport. Vietnamese food in high demand in Laos ahead of Lunar New Year VietnamPlus. Interior minister to visit Laos for talks Khmer Times.
National Economic Research Institute urged to conduct studies, keep Govt up to date. On 2 December 1975, the party of the took over Vientiane, defeated the , and renamed the country the Lao People's Democratic Republic, which ended the. I've been rather busy and haven't had much time for exploring, so I'm depending on the Vientiane Times to keep me up to date on what is happening here. Baseline climate means 1961-1990 from stations all over the world in German. Lao-American: La Grande woman escaped communism Observer. Exchange held to mark successful Vietnam-Laos friendship year VietnamPlus.
Vietnam-Laos-Cambodia joint campaign curbs rise in human trafficking VietnamPlus. But pressing in hard are new waves of eager tourists and investors, Asia Times Despite official pledges to halt the trade, smugglers in Cambodia and Laos are finding ways to illegally ship timber to neighboring Vietnam. The Indianized States of Southeast Asia. Other significant Buddhist temples in Laos can be found there as well, such as , which formerly housed the. State's 1st Hmong-American judge on Journey from Laos to Minnesota's Judicial System.
Elephant Festival held in Laos XinhuaNet. Archived from on April 29, 2011. Laotian restaurant opens in Greensboro Journal Now. A railway link over the bridge was formally inaugurated on 5 March 2009, ending at , in Dongphosy village , 20 km east of Vientiane. .
A popular attraction for foreign visitors is , an important national cultural monument of Laos and one of its best known. China rail project to link landlocked Laos to Asia Aljazeera. Laos urges foreign tour operators to hire local tour guides XinhuaNet. Archived from on November 21, 2010. Swiss Info Rivers are the lifelines of the world. James Syhabout Wants You to Be More Adventurous When You Eat Robb Report. The project will be completed in 2021, and the railway will have a total length of over 414 km linking the Mohan-Boten border gate in northern Laos and the capital.
Vietnam-Laos friendship meeting celebrates Bunpimay New Year Nhan Dan. Lao Airlines suspends flights on Vientiane-Singapore route AsiaOne. As the broke out between the and the , Vientiane became unstable. Most shops are closed for the weekend. Their waters crisscross cities, countries and continents.