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Landmark’s Diplomatic Residential Compound Opens Offering Amenity, Convenience, Security in Capital

Landmark Diplomatic Residential Compound Grand Opening in Vientiane, Laos

The rise of Landmark Mekong Riverside Hotel in recent years has attracted some high profile guests, including a US president in the form of Barack Obama in the Lao capital for the ASEAN-centric East Asia Summit in 2016.

Now, short and long-term residents of Vientiane can enjoy the stellar location …

POTUS Laos Visit Underlines Diplomatic Success of Rebalance

On the morning of 20 August, 1973, American-trained officers of the Royal Lao Air Force returned from exile to launch a coup attempt, taking control of Vientiane’s Wattay International Airport, in a last ditch effort to exclude communists from the country’s new coalition government. By noon their leader had been …

Laos, Liberia Establish Diplomatic Ties

Representatives of the Lao government and Liberia have signed a Joint Communiqué establishing diplomatic relations in Beijing, China last week, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Laos Showing Off Some Diplomatic Skills

Laos, which is seen as pro-Beijing, has been showing some diplomatic savvy. Late on the night of July 24, Laotian Foreign Minister Saleumxay Kommasith showed up at the hotel that Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi was staying at here in the country’s capital.…

Canada Opens Diplomatic Office in Vientiane Capital

Canada has opened a diplomatic office in Vientiane in an effort to boost economic and political ties with Laos.