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Signature Experiences by Khiri Travel Laos - Travelandtourworld.com

Travellers can now revel in the local Signature Experiences by Khiri Travel Laos. Guests can interact with villagers through half-day or full-day trips to places like Vang Vieng, Luang Prabang, Vang Vieng, and southern Laos. These trips are an opportunity for the travellers to know the Laos cultur

TRAVELANDTOURWORLD.COM - 2018-10-22 12:41:12

From war in the jungles of Laos to Frogtown: Minn. dentist, business...

Dr. Kou Vang entered the examination room of his Frogtown office, switched smoothly from English to Hmong, and spoke to Evan in a calm, reassuring voice. It’s a method he has perfected over the past 20 years, practiced especially for patients from Laos who are skeptical of dentistry because their cu

GRAND FORKS HERALD - 2018-10-21 20:00:53

Civil Society Groups Say “Official Death Toll” of Laos Dam Disaster, Not Credible

Premrudee Daoroung, a well-known environmental campaigner who is part of the Laos Dam Investment Monitor, said the toll of about 40 dead differed wildly from “reports from the very beginning that 800 people had disappeared”.


Water Experts Question World Bank's Role in Laos Dam

A panel of water experts have warned that the World Bank's promotion of a major dam in Laos, which they say failed to deliver on basic promises, has fueled the country's development of shoddy hydropower projects with catastrophic consequences.


Multilocus sequence typing of Cryptococcus neoformans var. grubii from Laos in a regional and global context | Medical Mycology | Oxford Academic

Cryptococcosis causes approximately 180 000 deaths each year in patients with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). Patients with other forms of immunosuppression are also at risk, and disease is increasingly recognized in apparently immunocompetent individuals.Cryptococcus neoformansvar.grubii, respo


Chinese defense minister meets with Lao counterpart

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SINA.COM - 2018-10-21 05:09:52

Preventing malnutrition in Laos

XEPON, Lao People's Democratic Republic, 18 October 2018– Loulli has just woken up from her nap, eager to play with her older sister and cousins. At eight months old, she is full of energy and laughter and tries to stand on her feet. But until recently, her story was very different.


'7 Faces of Dr. Lao' is strange and charming

Gilda Live (1980): Gilda Radner has been much on my mind lately, mostly because of the release of the lovely documentary Love, Gilda. So I'm happy that TCM is rerunning this "concert" film of hers from back when she was just finishing her run on Saturday Night Live. Based on her limited run Broadway

BRYAN COLLEGE STATION EAGLE - 2018-10-21 05:00:00

Review: Lao Poet Hotel, Vientiane, Laos: Urban Jungle Sanctuary - Luxury Travel Diary

There are very few drawbacks with luxury travel but sometimes it can become a bit same-y so I love something a bit unique and this is exactly the case with the stunning, newly-opened, Lao Poet Hotel in Laos. Billed as an urban jungle sanctuary, it’s rather a special place.


China’s Belt and Road Hits Bumps in Laos - FPIF

The initiative, for instance, has greatly improved the economic and social conditions within Laos. 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. Besides building infrastructure, China has also


Lao morning news for October 19

Laos commercial agricultural production increasesAgricultural production in Laos is mainly of three types – native agriculture, mixed crop plantation and commercial production, the Department of Planning and Finance under the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry stated at a seminar to mark World Foo


Lao Workers Jailed For Criticizing Government Are Separated in Prison

Three Lao workers given long prison terms in April 2017 for criticizing their government while working in Thailand have been separated in prison, with one now sent to a separate facility in his hometown and the other two housed with other prisoners in the Lao capital, Lao sources say.


Dillon Francis releases hilarious, second music video for 'White Boi' featuring Lao Ra

Dillon Francisreleases a second music video for hisWUT WUThit”White Boi,” featuringLao Ra. The hilarious lyric music video consisting of numerous of white boy activities was made byPIZZASLIME. It’s a colorful, tongue-in-cheek video that features stereotypical “white boy favorites” — such as safari j


Inside Luang Prabang's latest luxury resort

In the years following the former Laos royal capital's designation as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1995, this magical town nestled in lush forested mountains that tower over the Mekong River, attracted a slow trickle of luxury accommodation options, from the Amantaka to the Belmond La Résidence P


Chinese Miner to Acquire Copper, Gold Resources in Laos for USD275 Million

Chifeng Jilong has entered into an agreement with the Minerals and Metals Group, which runs the mine's owner MMG Laos, the Inner Mongolia-based firm said in a statement.


New Laos land law could block customary rights, women's titles:...

VIENTIANE (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A new land law may bring greater transparency in land management and modernization of records in Laos, but it could also curb ownership by women, as well as the customary rights of rural and indigenous people, analysts said.


Lao Villagers Denied Payment for Land by Vietnamese Firm

Lao villagers formerly leasing land to a Vietnamese rubber company under a profit-sharing arrangement are now being refused compensation by the foreign-owned firm, which says the land belongs not to the villagers but to the state, Lao sources say.


Chinese Tourism Benefits Few in Laos, Sources Say

Moves in Laos to promote Chinese tourism in the coming year will benefit mainly Chinese businesses already established in the impoverished Southeast Asian country, with ordinary Lao citizens less likely to cash in, Lao sources say.


Starters: Coconut noodles, sausage, curry puffs at Gourmet Lao Foods

The place at 643 Grant St., in the Campus Walk complex, opened Oct. 5 by Vone Serixay and One Thammasithikoun, sisters from Laos.


Lao Beijing: Why We Love This Stellar Restaurant So Much + 7 New Beijing-style Dishes

Capturing authenticity in both its appearance and cuisine, Lao Beijing in[email protected]Square is where you’ll more than likely find well-executed Northern Chinese fare in the form of exquisite fish dishes, noodle dishes as well as an array of juicy dumplings. Famed for their xiao long bao and fam