Lao morning news for July 10

Lao morning news for July 10
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Public urged to adapt to new normal
The National Taskforce Committee for Covid-19 Prevention and Control has urged the public to adapt to new normal in order to prevent possible second wave of Covid-19.

PM visits farms, industries to boost local suppliers, production
The Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith on Thursday visited an organic vegetable production group and processing industries in Xaythany district, Vientiane.
— Vientiane Times

COVID-19 preventive measures remain in place at schools in Champassak
The Champassak Provincial Department of Education and Sports has confirmed COVID-19 preventive measures will remain in place after the resumption of teaching and learning at schools across the province.

General Secretary Bounnhang urges diligence among Khammuan Party officials
Party General Secretary and President of Laos, Bounnhang Vorachit urged Party members at all levels of Khammuan province to be more diligent in addressing problems that arise in state administration and social management.
— Vientiane Times

DPM inspects face mask quality standards at local factories
Deputy Prime Minister, Dr Sonexay Siphandone, who is also Minister of Planning and Investment, inspected two face mask factories in Vientiane on Wednesday urging the facilities to maintain production standards and meet Ministry of Health standards.
— Vientiane Times

SK E&C Reaches Compensation Deal with Laos over Deadly Dam Collapse
SK Engineering & Construction Co. said Thursday that it has reached a deal with authorities in Laos to compensate victims of a deadly hydroelectric dam collapse in the Southeast Asian country.
— The Korea Bizwire

President pays a guidance visit to Khammuan
Party Secretary General and President Bounnhang Vorachit on Wednesday visited Khammuan province to give guidance to senior officials of the central province.

Vientiane farmers target bumper crop through value chain agriculture
Vientiane Agriculture and Forestry Department is pushing farmers in three targeted districts to increase environmentally friendly yields through a project promoting value chain agricultural production and boosting access to the domestic market.
— Vientiane Times (paywall)

Ministry to produce skilled workers to meet market demand
The Department for Technical and Vocational Education and Sports under the Ministry of Education plans to train more people to become skilled workers in order to meet the needs of the market.
— Vientiane Times (paywall)

Covid 19: Central media agencies visit southern provinces
Two groups of central media agencies from Vientiane are visiting the southern provinces of Champassak and Attapeu this week to document governmental efforts for the prevention and control of the coronavirus.
— Vientiane Times (paywall)

Training course on wildlife crime prevention
Officers from the Environmental Police Department are sitting down this week to share their experiences for better information management of wildlife crimes.
— Vientiane Times (paywall)

Four shot dead, one wounded during Bokeo armed robbery
Four Chinese nationals were killed and one was injured during an attempted armed robbery in Tonpheung district, Bokeo province on Tuesday (July 7) with local police still hunting for the assailant.
— Vientiane Times (paywall)



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