Laos

Laos dances to survive between China and Vietnam

With its sparse 6.7 million population, land-locked Laos is often cast as a passive victim of pell-mell Chinese expansionism, a rich source of raw …

China

Buffalo body-painting competition held in Yunnan

A participant shows his works during the competition. More than 30 teams from China, Laos and Vietnam participate this year’s event. (Photo provided …

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China, Laos sign agreement on Lancang-Mekong cooperation fund

China and Laos have signed an agreement on Lancang-Mekong cooperation funding for Lao projects in Vientiane.<p>In his speech at the signing ceremony on …

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My father fought the CIA's secret war in Laos

<b>Peter Lang-Stanton set out to make a radio documentary about the truth of his father's role in one of the largest clandestine missions in US history, but he didn't realise the emotional minefield of investigating a loved one's past, still shrouded in secrecy.</b><p>The summer before university, my dad and …

Kevin (Probably) Saves the World bosses preview Kevin's trip to Laos

After weeks of helping people in exchange for some rather confusing visions, it’s all about to come together for Kevin. In <i>Kevin (Probably) Saves the</i> …

Entertainment

Microsoft appoints Sonia Bashir Kabir as Managing Director for Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, and Laos - Asia News Center

Microsoft has announced the appointment of Sonia Bashir Kabir as managing director for Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, and Laos.<p>In her new role, Sonia …

South-east Asia

Trips You Should Take Instead Of Shopping On Black Friday

Black Friday is a cultural phenomenon. Many Americans wait all year to hit malls and retail stores the day after (and sometimes on) Thanksgiving, …

Black Culture

TV, beer, elephants and railways spur Laos and China ties

An Asian elephant from Laos is off landed to begin its life in a zoo in Dongguan, South China's Guangdong Province on May 7, 2016. Photo: …

China

Belt and Road Forum for Laos-China Cooperation to be held in December

The first Belt and Road Forum for Laos-China Cooperation will be held in Vientiane, Laos from Dec.19-20, according to organizers.<p>The Lao News Agency …

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walking the streets of Vientiane in Laos - Southeast Asia

There is something a little different about walking the streets of Vientiane in Laos, it’s not your usual Southeast Asian city.<p>Sure, it still has the …

Vietnam

Xi meets Lao family, recalls time-honored friendship

Chinese President Xi Jinping meets Pholsena's family members in Vientiane on Tuesday. Photo: Xinhua<p>Chinese President Xi Jinping met Tuesday members …

China

Xi meets Bounnhang again on historic, fruitful visit to Laos - Xinhua

VIENTIANE, Nov. 14 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping here on Tuesday met again with his Lao counterpart, Bounnhang Vorachit, on jointly …

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Chinese president back home after APEC summit, state visits to Vietnam, Laos - Xinhua

BEIJING, Nov. 14 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping returned to Beijing on Tuesday evening after paying state visits to Vietnam and Laos.<p>During …

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Chinese president arrives in Laos for state visit - Xinhua

VIENTIANE, Nov. 13 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, arrived …

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China-Laos rice trade has considerable potential

Illustration: Peter C. Espina/GT<p>During his ongoing trip to Laos, Chinese President Xi Jinping called on both sides to build "a community of shared …

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China, Laos to build community of shared future with strategic importance

China and Laos on Monday agreed to build a community of shared future with strategic importance during Chinese President Xi Jinping's state visit to t …

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Xi wraps up state visit to Laos with strengthened partnership

Chinese President Xi Jinping, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, arrives in Vientiane, Laos for a state …

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Xi’s Laos visit to boost ties

Chinese President Xi Jinping arrives in Laos for a state visit on Monday. Photo: Xinhua<p>Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday concluded his visit to …

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China, Laos agree to strengthen inter-party, governance exchanges, cooperation - Xinhua

VIENTIANE, Nov. 14 (Xinhua) -- China and Laos announced Tuesday that they will continue to deepen exchange of experience in the governance of the …

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Full text of Chinese President Xi's signed article on Lao media (1) - Xinhua

VIENTIANE, Nov. 13 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday published a signed article titled "China and Laos: Working Together for a …

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China, Laos call for early agreement on S. China Sea code of conduct - Xinhua

VIENTIANE, Nov. 14 (Xinhua) -- China and Laos on Tuesday called for relevant parties to reach agreement on a code of conduct in the South China Sea …

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China, Laos call for early agreement on S. China Sea code of conduct

China and Laos on Tuesday called for relevant parties to reach agreement on a code of conduct in the South China Sea at an early date and jointly …

South China Sea

China, Laos agree to strengthen inter-party, governance exchanges, cooperation

China and Laos announced Tuesday that they will continue to deepen exchange of experience in the governance of the party and the state.<p>The two sides …

China

Full text of Chinese President Xi's signed article on Lao media

File photo of Xi Jinping [Photo: Chinanews.com]<p>China and Laos are friends and comrades who have a shared mission in advancing the great cause of …

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Full text of Chinese President Xi's signed article on Lao media (2) - Xinhua

China and Laos are friends and comrades who have a shared mission in advancing the great cause of building socialism with our respective …

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Chinese firms eye Laos opportunities

Street stalls at a night market by the Mekong River in Vientiane, Laos in November 2017 Photo: VCG<p>Chinese investors in Laos believe there is great …

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Lao legislators speak highly of Laos-China ties - Xinhua

VIENTIANE, Nov. 11 (Xinhua) -- "Laos and China have had good relationship for a long time as we share a border. Both governments have collaborated …

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A bite of Laos

Check out this selection of Laotian cuisine. Join us for a bite of Laos to learn more about this Southeast Asian country.<p>Pork and vegetable rolls …

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Chinese president leaves for APEC summit, state visits to Vietnam, Laos - Xinhua

BEIJING, Nov. 10 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping left Beijing on Friday for the 25th Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Economic …

China

Why Specialty Coffee Shops Are Succeeding in Laos

Before the peace of the morning evaporates to the chaos of tuk-tuks, motorbikes, and cars, Laotians sit on plastic stools to enjoy a coffee. The …

Coffee