capital of Laos


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the capital and largest city of Laos

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VIENTIANE (Laos) -- Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf on Monday night left for Pakistan after attending Asia Europe (ASEM-9) summit here in capital of Laos. The Prime Minister was seen off at Wattay International Airport by Laos Minister for Natural Resources and Environment Nulinh Sienbundhit, Pakistan's Ambassador to Hanoi Shahid M Kiani and other senior officials.
EU and Asian leaders will confirm their determination to stay shoulder to shoulder amid mounting economic uncertainty during the ASEM summit on 5 and 6 November, in Vientiane, the capital of Laos. Leaders will adopt a so-called Vientiane declaration, reaffirming their ambition to promote both prosperity and peace in a bid to show that the two continents are working together to tackle global challenges.
Russia is still interested in the construction of the Belene Nuclear Power Plant in Bulgaria, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has told Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev in the capital of Laos, Vientiane.
VIENTIANE - Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda and Lao Prime Minister Thongsing Thammavong reaffirmed Sunday that they will boost cooperation in building infrastructure in the rapidly developing capital of Laos to promote commerce.
The Hotel de la Paix Luang Prabang stands upon a UNESCO Site in the former royal capital of Laos. Once a governor's mansion, a garrison and briefly a jail, the century-old structure has been restored to absolute luxury.
In his column for Businessworld, Nayan Chanda explores Luang Prabang, the former royal capital of Laos: "The town also shows how pre-industrial economies can be integrated into a world of jet planes and high-speed Internet, while maintaining its old world charm." Designated a Unesco World Heritage site in 1995, the town has internet cafes but no fast-food chains, period architecture with no advertising.
11 (ANI): Visiting Indian President Pratibha Devisingh Patil today visited Luang Prabang, the ancient capital of Laos and one of the important historical sites since ancient times, showcasing the deep cultural bond between the two countries.
(Mitsui) today announced the opening of the Lao Sanxai Minerals Office in Vientiane, the capital of Laos.
From the Thai capital we flew to the enchanting 600-year-old royal capital of Laos, Luang Prabang.
The ministers are also expected to manage a plethora of free trade talks with major trade partners, including Japan, during their three days of meetings in Vientiane, the capital of Laos.
This US$30 million scheme, officially launched the previous July in Vientiane, the capital of Laos, aims to target conservation and biodiversity problems in the Lower Mekong economies of Cambodia, Laos, Thailand and Vietnam.
The name "Nam Theun" was publicized in 1993 when an Australian company sent a one paragraph press statement to media offices in Thailand saying that it signed a pact with the government in Vientiane (the capital of Laos) to develop the project.
They met on the sidelines of a series of talks involving the Association of Southeast Asian Nations in the capital of Laos.
"By the year 2000, we expect to export at least 15,000 tons of coffee," said Bounlap Nhouyvanisvong, president of the Lao Association of Coffee Exporters (ACE), from his office in Pakse, the provisional capital of Laos' most southern province of Champasak, where the ACE has its headquarters.
Scenic Luang Prabang, the royal capital of Laos until 1975, is renowned for its Buddhist temples, some dating back to the 16th century.