Lao authorities jail a village woman who sought help for herself and others over compensation for their land.
The world body says a missing Lao activist may have been targeted for his rights work.
Lao authorities may have subjected an activist to an enforced disappearance, according to a rights group.
Disappeared activist Sombath Somphone was last seen at a traffic stop.
The Lao director of a civil society group in Vientiane has disappeared, friends say.
A Lao court rules in favor of an earlier decision stripping the company of its casino ownership.
The Lao legislature supports a government decision to proceed with the Xayaburi dam.
Laos kicks out the director of a Swiss development organization for her ‘unconstructive attitude’ toward the government.
Vientiane will have to pay massive interest on Chinese loans for an ambitious rail project.