Latest news from Laos

Heading south at speed: The China–Laos railway

by Selina Ho, NUS Laos is dependent on China to bankroll the US$7 billion project, raising concerns of being caught…

3 days ago

Tropical storm ‘Mun’ to affect north and north-east Thailand

The TMD (Thai Meteorological Department) has issued a warning this morning relating to possible impacts of tropical storm 'Mun'. The…

2 weeks ago

Truck spraying stepped up to prevent swine fever from entering Thailand

Officials at the Thai-Lao Friendship Bridge border checkpoint are stepping spraying and checking trucks in an attempt to prevent African…

3 weeks ago

Thailand’s dengue fever cases “double the five year average” – epidemic declared

"The situation is also the same in Thailand's neighbour countries." The Department of Disease Control on Friday has declared a…

1 month ago