Here are some of the news making headlines in October, 2014.
New distance learning centres in Laos provinces have opened. The Lao government opened 17 new centers for upper secondary school students to study from remote locations. Read more
Drunk drivers have claimed many lives in 2014. In 2014 more than 170 people have already been killed in Vientiane by drunk drivers and drivers ignoring traffic rules. Read more
More money to invest in tourism growth. The Laos tourism industry has received a loan of US$40 million from ADB to improve the tourism infrastructure and services. Read more