Laos
| 20 Feb 2019 | 10:02

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - New guidelines have been issued advising foreign nationals of additional rules they must comply with if they wish to marry a Lao citizen.

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General
Laos
| 20 Feb 2019 | 10:02

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Vehicles regularly carry goods into Laos from the sea port in Thanh Hoa province of Vietnam, about 250 kilometres from Huaphan province. 

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Regional, Business
Laos
| 20 Feb 2019 | 09:15

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The number of people newly infected with HIV in 2018 was double the number in 2017 among at-risk groups, according to a health official.

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General
Vietnam
| 20 Feb 2019 | 09:14

HANOI (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Laos and Vietnam will further cooperate on electricity trading after a leading committee from Laos’ Ministry of Energy and Mines met with officials from Vietnam’s Ministry of Industry and Trade in Hanoi, Vietnam.

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Regional, Business
Laos
| 20 Feb 2019 | 08:59

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Lao National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LNCCI) is working with the Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare and the International Labour Organisation (ILO) to devise recommendations for setting the minimum wage in Laos.  

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Business
Laos
| 20 Feb 2019 | 08:58

CHAMPASSAK, Laos (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Lao National Chamber of Commerce and Industry is expanding the Small and Medium Enterprises Service Cente (SSC) to Champassak province to strengthen the capacity of SMEs in the four southern provinces. 

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Business
Laos
| 20 Feb 2019 | 08:56

KHAMMUAN, Laos (Vientiane Times/ANN) - For an example of the transformative rewards that hard work and persistence can bring, meet Salee Thongsavanh, the Manager of the Konglor village Community-Based Tourism organisation in Khounkham district, Khammuan province.

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General
Brunei
| 20 Feb 2019 | 00:25

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - Russia is keen to boost the volume of bilateral trade and economic cooperation with Brunei Darussalam amid a progressively developing relationship, which has seen multilateral collaboration forged in different areas since diplomatic ties were established between both countries 27 years ago.

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Politics, Regional
Malaysia
| 20 Feb 2019 | 00:24

KUALA LUMPUR (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - The Asean-Japan Centre (AJC) organised the 3rd Asean-Japan Women Entrepreneurs’ Linkage Programme (AJWELP) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from January 27-30.

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Regional
India
| 19 Feb 2019 | 23:17

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - The relentless ruckus over the Rafale purchase must not be permitted to drown the validity of the lament of the families of two test pilots of the Indian Air Force who were killed when checking- out a supposedly refurbished Mirage 2000 strike aircraft at HAL’s airport in Bengaluru on February 1. 

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Politics