HONG KONG (Reuters) - The U.S. Treasury Department has slapped sanctions on a gambling empire hacked from the Laotian jungle which it said was involved in drug, human and wildlife trafficking and...Read More
Category Lao News
Police detained two top executives of an Lao agricultural company on Tuesday, the second day of protests by hundreds of angry investors who say they lost their savings in a pyramid scheme that took...Read More
Grant awarded to Pencils of Promise enabled the construction of a school benefitting 109 students and over 500 community members Luang Prabang, Laos – (March 2, 2017) - The MoneyGram...Read More
Lieutenant Colonel Khot Souimaniphanh has been selected as the Service Member of the Week for Asian American & Pacific Islander in the Military.
LTC Souimaniphanh was born in Vientiane, Laos. Eager to serve his new adopted country, he enlisted in the Army in 1991 during the Persian Gulf War. He did so based on a JFK speech he heard from his...Read More