• Thu, 13 Jun 2019 16:19
    Ministry of Commerce to host regional forum
    The Ministry of Commerce will host the CLMVT (Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Vietnam and Thailand) Forum 2019 under the concept of “CLMVT as the new value chain hub of Asia”.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 13 Jun 2019 01:00
    The things we leave behind
    A new movie by Kongdej Jaturanrasmee explores the uncertainties felt by teenagers in this day and age
    movie & TV
  • Wed, 12 Jun 2019 01:00
    Unilever focuses on convenience
    UNILEVER Thailand views digitalisation as a new challenge to its fast-moving consumer products business, and also as an opportunity for the company to better serve its customers, says Robert Candelino, CEO of the Unilever Thai Group of Companies that also serve Malaysia, Singapore, Myanmar, Laos and Cambodia.
    Corporate
  • Fri, 07 Jun 2019 20:30
    Pompeo to visit Bangkok, commit to Southeast Asia: official
    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will recommit the United States on a visit to Bangkok to supporting the development of Southeast Asian nations in the face of a rising China, an official said Thursday.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 05 Jun 2019 10:40
    B Grimm brings Laos hydropower plant on stream
    B Grimm Power Plc says operations at its 15-megawatt Nam Che hydropower plant in Laos were launched on Saturday.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 02 Jun 2019 11:38
    King comes to aid of injured sport student
    His Majesty the King has arranged for a 15-year-old who was injured while lifting weights at her school to be flown to Bangkok for treatment.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 30 May 2019 09:04
    Sub-standard construction blamed for Laos dam disaster
    THE XE PIAN-XE Namnoy dam disaster in southern Laos last July was caused by improper construction, an independent investigation has concluded.
    national
  • Sat, 25 May 2019 01:00
    Bridge to a healthier future
    The Phra Pok Klao Skypark soaring across the Chao Phraya leads a sprawling effort to spruce up Bangkok for its 250th birthday
    national
  • Tue, 21 May 2019 11:50
    Two Thais, Lao woman arrested for felling protected Siamese rosewood
    Two Thai men and a Lao woman were arrested on Tuesday morning for allegedly felling protected Siam Rosewood trees in an Ubon Ratchani national park.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 21 May 2019 10:47
    Vietnamese, Thai arrested with exotic Lao birds bound for Chatuchak Market
    A Vietnamese man and his Thai helper were arrested in Nakhon Phanom on Monday night while allegedly trying to smuggle a cache of exotic birds from Laos.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 14 May 2019 14:34
    200,000 meth pills seized on Mekong bank in Mukdahan
    Navy troops seized 200,000 methamphetamine pills smuggled across the Mekong River from Laos to the riverbank in Mukdahan’s Wan Yai district on Monday night.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 13 May 2019 01:00
    Lao electricity shapIng as main forex supplier
    ELECTRICITY generation looks set to take a leading role in supplying Laos with foreign exchange in the coming years, according to data from the Bank of the Lao PDR.
    ASEAN+
  • Sun, 12 May 2019 13:53
    Thailand apparently running low on garlic
    Two Thais and a Lao were arrested on Sunday in the border province of Mukdahan for allegedly smuggling garlic across the Mekong River.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 12 May 2019 12:50
    In a first, medical cannabis oil seized at border
    Nong Khai customs officers have charged a Lao with smuggling medical cannabis oil into Thailand via the First Thai-Lao Friendship Bridge.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 12 May 2019 01:00
    Savannakhet temple harbours ancient palm leaf treasures
    SAVANNAKHET, Laos - Hortai Pidok, a repository of ancient Buddhist scripts, is the country’s most important storehouse of palm leaf books written in ancient Lao, Burmese Pali, and Khmer.
    Breaking News
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