Lao authorities detain several Christian leaders after their prayers draw protests.
Lao women who were forced into prostitution in Thailand await the trial of their former captor.
Laos will await a new Japanese study before proceeding with the Xayaburi Dam.
Lao rebels are serving sentence under appalling conditions
The World Bank slices growth projections of Southeast Asian nations.
A consulting company stands by its findings on the compliance of a dam project in Laos.
A report commissioned by the Lao government gives the green light to a controversial dam.
Mekong River countries vow new security measures in the wake of a deadly attack on Chinese seamen.
On the 12th anniversary of the suppression of student protests in Laos, rights groups demand the release of all political prisoners.
A human rights group wants Laos to close a rehab center in the capital.
Southeast Asia suffers its worst floods in more than a decade.
Laos says a new report will convince its neighbors to give a green light to the contentious dam project.
A Laotian-American fireman recalls the 2001 terrorist attacks in New York.
Scores of Lao women are in the care of Thai authorities after being rescued from a human trafficking gang.
The move comes a day after the exposure of the bile-extracting farm.
Laos is an emerging market in the trade of bear bile, prized for its purported medicinal value.
A casino in Laos is entertaining Chinese customers amid reports of illegal activities.
Laos says plans to build the Xayaburi dam are still alive.
Last-minute negotiations hold up construction on a train line that would link Laos with its neighbors.
Laos will wait to begin construction on the Xayaburi dam amidst regional criticism of the project.
Lower Mekong basin countries defer decision on a dam plan by Laos.
The current dry spell is wreaking havoc in Burma, Cambodia, Laos, and Vietnam.
Authorities control the movements of ethnic Hmong following their forced return to Laos.
Lao officials say a Chinese rail scandal will not end plans for a high-speed railway.
Lao girls are rescued from a brothel in Thailand.
Thailand is a destination for trafficked children from Laos and other Southeast Asian countries.
Casino operations are bolstered in an area reserved for Chinese investments.
Vang Pao led a secret war against Vietnam-backed communists in Laos.