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  • Chinese firm signs MoU on agriculture development project in Laos

    A chinese company, Jiarun Agricultural Development Co., Ltd. and the Lao Ministry of Planning and Investment have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the feasibility study for a forest restoration and ecological agriculture development project in southern Laos.


  • Feature: Shared New Year wish brings China-Laos railway builders closer

    In the Spring Festival, the railway builders and people in Laos have expressed their eager wishes and anticipations on the China-Laos railway.


  • China-donated Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccines arrive in Laos

    A batch of China-donated Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccines arrived in the Lao capital Vientiane early on Monday.


  • Laos to enhance cooperation with development partners

    The Lao government is set to enhance cooperation with strategic partner countries and development partners over the next five years to lead Laos towards sustainable development.


  • China-aided youth union activity center founded in Laos

    The founding ceremony for the Chinese government-aided Lao People's Revolutionary Youth Union central activity center was founded recently in Lao capital Vientiane.


  • China, Laos to further promote building of community with shared future to benefit two peoples: Chinese envoy

    China and Laos will further promote the building of a community with a shared future between the two countries in the upcoming year of 2021 to better benefit the two peoples, Chinese Ambassador to Laos Jiang Zaidong said.


  • Huawei helps build 1st smart expressway in Laos

    The Vientiane-Vangvieng Expressway, the country's first expressway, jointly developed by Yunnan Construction and Investment Holding Group (YCIH) and the Lao government and officially opened on Sunday, is also Laos' first smart expressway with Huawei technology, said the Chinese tech giant.


  • Laos to export more electricity to Vietnam

    Vietnam plans to import more electricity from Laos to address its projected energy shortages, Lao local media reported.


  • China-aided COVID-19 nucleic acid test lab inaugurated in Laos

    The handover and inauguration ceremony of the China-aided COVID-19 nucleic acid test laboratory was held in the Lao capital Vientiane on Friday.


  • Chinese firm in Laos exports steel to Cambodia

    A Chinese company in Laos, Khoukham Steel Industry Sole Co., Ltd, has recently shipped rebar to Cambodia, realizing the first exportation of steel produced in Laos.


  • Laos plans to build new expressway in northern provinces: local media

    The Lao government plans to build a new expressway linking Luang Prabang with Oudomxay, drastically reducing travel time between the two provinces.


  • Laos to launch fast-track immigration service for Chinese travelers

    Laos is expected to launch a fast-track immigration service next week that will allow Chinese travelers to enter the country more easily with a shorter quarantine period.


  • China, Laos to strengthen cooperation in COVID-19 fight, economy, regional cooperation

    Visiting Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi met here Wednesday with Lao Foreign Minister Saleumxay Kommasith and the two sides agreed to further strengthen cooperation in the post-epidemic era, economic ties and coordination in regional affairs.


  • Fifth Belt and Road Services Capacity Construction Forum held in Beijing Mon.

    The Fifth Belt and Road Services Capacity Construction Forum was held on Monday during the ongoing 2020 China International Fair for Trade in Services (CIFTIS) in Beijing.


  • China's COVID-19 testing kits arrive in Laos

    A shipment of COVID-19 testing kits provided by the Chinese government arrived here on Wednesday.


  • Value of Lao imports dips in 2019: report

    The value of products imported by Laos declined slightly to 5.7 billion U.S. dollars in 2019 from 5.8 billion U.S. dollars in 2018.


  • Lao economy to grow by 6.3 percent in 2020: think tank

    Lao macroeconomic growth is projected to improve moderately in 2020, with growth of 6.3 to 6.4 percent forecast by the Center for Macroeconomic Policy Research and Economic Restructuring under the National Institute for Economic Research, a Lao state-run think tank.


  • China, Laos sign agreement on local currency cooperation

    China and Laos have signed an agreement on bilateral monetary cooperation to enhance the use of local currencies in trade and investment, the People's Bank of China (PBOC), the country's central bank, announced Thursday.


  • Nam Ou River hydropower project in Laos starts 2nd phase operation

    A ceremony to start the first power generation unit of Nam Ou River Cascade Hydropower Project's second phase was held on Thursday, in Luang Prabang, some 220 km north of Lao capital Vientiane.


  • China-contracted hydropower project in Laos quickens construction

    The Nam Ngum 3 hydropower station project in Laos undertaken by Sinohydro Bureau 10 Co., Ltd., a large comprehensive construction company in China, is speeding up construction, reported on Wednesday.


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