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Thai Channel 7 apologises to Laos for insulting remarks

Thai Channel 7 apologises to Laos for insulting remarks

0 by / on 25/01/2014, 11:46 am / in News & Events

The executive board of the famous Thai television station Channel 7 yesterday apologised to the Lao people in regards to its insulting interpretations of the Lao language, according to the Lao Foreign Ministry. The programme concerned was broadcast on Thursday afternoon, as part of a series on Asean. In this instance the hosts compared the meanings of Lao and Thai […]

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Dangerous Health Effects of Burning of Plastics and Waste

Dangerous Health Effects of Burning of Plastics and Waste

0 by / on 02/01/2014, 7:30 am / in Health, House and Garden, Lifestyle

????????? ???????????????????? How does home plastic waste burning affect people’s health? Most people who burn their plastic domestic waste do not realize how  harmful this practice is to their health and to the environment. Current research indicates that backyard-burning of waste is far more harmful to our health than previously thought. It can increase the risk of heart disease, aggravate respiratory ailments such as asthma and emphysema, and cause rashes, […]

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Laos Economy Continues 8% Growth in 2013

Laos Economy Continues 8% Growth in 2013

0 by / on 04/07/2013, 8:51 am / in News & Events

The economy of Laos is expected to continue its 8% growth in 2013, fueled by the services sector, along with hydro-power, construction, and food processing, according to a World Bank report yesterday. “Resilient regional economic growth and strong domestic demand is expected to facilitate Lao PDR’s robust economic growth this year”, said Ms. Keomanyvone Phimmahasay, a World Bank Economist. However, […]

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Laos In Top 10 Most Generous Countries

Laos In Top 10 Most Generous Countries

0 by / on 14/06/2012, 2:53 pm / in News & Events

Laos has been found to be one of the most generous countries in the world, according to a new report. Laos scored tenth place in the Top 10 World Giving Index 2011, a report published by Charities Aid Foundation. The report is the second edition of the World Giving Index, the largest study into charitable behaviour across the globe involving 153 countries in […]

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