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Women are still deprived of equal access to education in Southeast Asia, even if compared to other parts of the developing world the education...

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Times are changing. The Philippines, which probably has been seen as not more than a constant source of foreign workers, maids and nurses for...

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The wolf in sheep’s clothing has announced his surrender, but is delaying his time. Wirapol Sukphol, (formerly known as Luang Pu Nen Kham Chattiko), is...

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Thailand and Laos will return to the negotiating table next month to discuss their unresolved border issues. According to a press release from the...

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The remote Bokeo Province of Laos might soon become a familiar destination for international adventure seekers, thanks to a new bridge being built across...

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Laos' impressive economic growth is set to continue booming for the next few years, according to a report released last month by the National...

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The Lao government approved $27 million for rural development and poverty alleviation for the next fiscal year, the Vientiane Times reported on July 30. The...

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China’s slowing economy and a lackluster home market have encouraged Japan to embark on a record-breaking spree in ASEAN, scooping up a staggering $8.2...

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The recent announcement that Qatar’s Foreign Ministry will set up a special unit to nurture relations with the 10-member bloc of the Association of...

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Laos has begun marketing its Internet domain extension .la to Los Angeles businesses in a cooperation with Internet registrar GoDaddy. The auction is already...

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US-based geophysics firm Aqua Survey is using Laos to train its staff and fine-tune its technology of finding unexploded objects in an aim to use...

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The small landlocked ASEAN country of Laos, not known for massive involvement in global cyber espionage or even for sophisticated Internet networks, has set...

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The small landlocked ASEAN nation of Laos is increasingly becoming popular with travellers. International arrivals in Laos soared 22 per cent in 2012, hitting...

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Bilateral trade between Vietnam and Laos is expected to rise to $2 billion by 2015 and to $5 billion by 2020, up from $900...

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With investors queuing up and pouring billions of dollars into the Myanmar economy prompting a radical socio-economic transition, the question has to be raised:...

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The first all-Laos made movie Huk Aum Lum, a Lao term meaning "well-blended love", has made in to cinemas in Bangkok in a move...

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Work on the Don Sahong dam, located on the southernmost point of Laos, has commenced, creating a stir in Cambodia and Vietnam, located downstream...

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Discounting Myanmar, which has yet to create a stock exchange of its own, the Lao Securities Exchange (LSX) and Cambodia Securities Exchange (CSX) are...