• Fri, 29 Jun 2018 01:00
    Luang Prabang Film Festival to spotlight Indonesia
    The ninth annual Luang Prabang Film Festival will take place from December 7 to 12 and feature a range of feature and short films, public discussions and other events.
    movie & TV
  • Wed, 27 Jun 2018 01:00
    Charming in its seclusion
    Surrounded by lush greenery, the new Rosewood Luang Prabang offers an escape into the elegance of the colonial era
    sleep
  • Wed, 16 May 2018 01:00
    Making the most of Luang Prabang
    The former royal capital of Laos has plenty to offer the visitor
    World
  • Fri, 11 May 2018 17:52
    'Kung Fu' red pandas settle into new Laos sanctuary
    Luang Prabang, Laos - Munching on bamboo and lazing under a fan spraying cooling mist, "Jackie Chan" is in a relaxed mood, one of three red pandas once destined for the exotic wildlife trade but now instead settling into a new home in a leafy Laos sanctuary.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 02 May 2018 01:00
    Yesterday once more
    You'll travel back to more gracious times when you stay at Burasari Heritage in Luang Prabang
    sleep
  • Sun, 29 Apr 2018 01:00
    Luang Prabang – a pachyderm paradise 
    Living in Laos’ only no-riding elephant camp, Chao Kid is a young, naughty and playful pachyderm. 
    national
  • Tue, 13 Mar 2018 01:00
    News Feed
    LUANG PRABANG EYES ROADS TO LIFT TOURISM
    Economy
  • Mon, 12 Mar 2018 14:00
    A river runs through it
    Once a sleepy stopover between Vientiane and Luang Prabang and mainly popular with young people who liked to spend their holidays tubing along the Nam Song River, Vang Vieng is going upmarket with the opening on the Amari Vang Vieng.
    sleep
  • Wed, 13 Dec 2017 11:10
    Films from Laos and the Philippines receive support from Tribeca
    Xaisongkham Induangchanty’s “Raising a Beast” and Siege Ledesma’s “Cat Island” took home the top awards last night at the 2017 Luang Prabang Film Fesitval Talent Lab, led by Tribeca Film Institute (TFI). The Lab, which focused on grant writing and project pitching, was held on the opening weekend of the eighth annual Luang Prabang Film Festival, which kicked off on December 8 and ends today.
    movie & TV
  • Wed, 08 Nov 2017 01:00
    Life in Luang Prabang's slow lane
    The ancient royal capital of Laos requires much more than a weekend to explore its charms
    World
  • Fri, 03 Nov 2017 01:00
    Thai films in spotlight in Luang Prabang
    The Lao cinema festival in December casts its gaze across Southeast Asia
    movie & TV
  • Thu, 28 Sep 2017 15:38
    Opportunities for SE Asian filmmakers up for grabs
    The Luang Prabang Film Festival (LPFF) is calling for applications for its 2017 Talent Lab for Southeast Asian filmmakers, which will be led by the Tribeca Film Institute (TFI6).
    movie & TV
  • Thu, 31 Aug 2017 14:29
    Luang Prabang waterfall makes an even bigger splash in the rainy season
    LUANG PRABANG, Laos (Vientiane Times/ANN) -- Laos is endowed with abundant natural beauty including numerous rivers. The Mekong passes through the Khonephapheng waterfall in Champassak province, which is considered to be one of the largest falls in the world, and water is central to Laos’ attraction for tourists.
    ASEAN+
  • Thu, 10 Aug 2017 11:32
    Vietnamese man with rhino horn arrested at Suvarnabhumi Airport
    Officials at Suvarnabhumi Airport's wildlife checkpoint apprehended a Vietnamese passenger who was bound for Luang Prabang in northern Laos along with a rhino horn which had been cut into five pieces on Tuesday afternoon. 
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 03 Aug 2017 10:48
    Luan Prabang may become Asean Clean Tourist City
    LUAN PRABANG- Lao authorities have expedited works that will help Luang Prabang meet the criteria to be certified as an “Asean Clean Tourist City”, a senior government official has said.
    ASEAN+
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