Lao drinking water companies are reviewing safety standards following a rash of complaints.
Laos takes action against human traffickers.
Laos is struggling to hire factory workers to meet growing demand for its garment industry.
The Lao government brings on a consultant under investigation in Finland for its role in a dam project.
The landlocked country cements plans to link up with Vietnam, Thailand, and China.
Cambodia and Vietnam call for further study of Laos's Xayaburi hydropower project on the Mekong River.
Laos officially starts work on the Mekong dam after nearly two years of ‘preliminary’ construction.
Work on the Xayaburi dam is to be officially launched this week despite objections.