Latest News for: Laos television


Podcast: Phone trees, Laotian immigrants and COVID-19

The Los Angeles Times 04 Jun 2021
The Laotian community in California is not large enough to support newspapers or television news programs in Lao, leaving monolingual immigrants especially isolated ... And it’s a crucial service — one that’s especially important because there are not enough Lao speakers for ...

Coronavirus Today: How this Memorial Day will look ‘so different’ from last

The Los Angeles Times 29 May 2021
These elaborate networks are a way to re-create the village networks of Laos in California’s sprawling suburbs ... Nor is the community is large enough to support newspapers or television news programs in Lao, leaving monolingual immigrants especially isolated.

Elaborate phone tree links Laotian immigrants to COVID info, each other

The Los Angeles Times 24 May 2021
Here’s how to make an appointment, he told them in Lao. Someone will find you a ride, and volunteers fluent in both Lao and English will be by your side when you get your shot, he assured them ... The community is not large enough to support newspapers or television news programs in Lao, leaving monolingual immigrants especially isolated.

Global co-production to highlight China's fight against poverty

China Daily 25 Apr 2021
A three-episode documentary, jointly produced by China, Laos, Cambodia and Thailand, has been completed. Titled Living in Verdant Mountains and Clean Waters-A better Life, the film shows reporters from Laos, Cambodia and Thailand carrying out field investigation in hinterland of China, and measuring the land of China with their own steps.

Amid crackdown, India & 7 other countries attend Myanmar military parade

The Times of India 29 Mar 2021
NEW DELHI ... More than 100 people were killed the same day in by the military junta which seized power in a coup last month ... According to media reports, only eight countries - Russia, China, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Vietnam, Laos, Thailand and India - attended the parade in Naypyitaw that was televised live apparently to intimidate the protesters ... .

From the past pages of dawn: 1971: Fifty years ago: Funds for Viet-Nam war

Dawn 23 Feb 2021
I think the way out of South Viet-Nam does not lead through Cambodia and Laos, it leads by a flat statement that we are getting out, and once we make that statement, we won’t need to be ... was speaking on a nationwide television programme.

China-ASEAN TV week to show excellent programs

People Daily 25 Nov 2020
Part of the programs will be shown on traditional televisions in China, Myanmar and Laos as well as online platforms during the event. Meng Dong, deputy head of the National Radio and Television Administration, said the media of China and ASEAN ...

‘I’m just an average guy in Utah’: Inside Chris Conran’s run on ‘The Bachelorette’

Deseret News 06 Nov 2020
The Parents Television Council said the moment celebrated “blatant sexual harassment,” and former “Bachelor” star Ben Higgins called it a double standard, the Deseret News reported ... “A Thai lady growing up on the border of Thailand and Laos would never expect that she’d end up in America and see her son on national television.

Thai Protests Inspire Rare Online Government Criticism in Neighboring Laos

Voa News 24 Oct 2020
Don’t mess up Lao politics,” the user wrote ... In a series of RFA interviews in August for the 70th Lao Media and Publication Day, Lao citizens said they shunned Lao state media to get their news on YouTube, Facebook and television from next-door Thailand, with one resident of the capital saying state media were “slow and not up to date.”.

Lao Army Launches TV Station Paid For by China

Beijing News 12 Sep 2020
The Lao People's Army has launched a television station funded entirely by the country's powerful northern neighbor China, Lao media sources say. The station, Lao Army Television Channel 7, began broadcasting content on Sept.

'The Eight Hundred' ('Babai'): Film Review

The Hollywood Reporter 31 Aug 2020
... Zhang Junyi) and his brother Duan Wu (Ou Hao, The Captain); the cowardly Lao Tie (Jiang Wen’s brother Jiang Wu) and his pseudo-pal Yang Guai (Wang Qiangyuan, Shadow); and commanders Xie Jinyuan (television actor Du Chun) and Lao Hulu (Huang Zhizhong, Our Time Will Come).

China, ASEAN join hands in fighting COVID-19

People Daily 15 Apr 2020
(Photo provided by the Chinese anti-epidemic medical expert team to Laos) ... While fighting the virus at home, China has actively offered assistance to various countries around the world and shared its experience in combating the disease with the world, said deputy general director of Lao National Television.

'Happy Chinese New Year' festival celebrated in Lao capital 13 Jan 2020
The 2020 "Happy Chinese New Year" festival was celebrated in the Lao capital of Vientiane on Saturday and Sunday. The festival, co-organized by the China Cultural Center in Laos and the Chengdu municipal bureau of culture, radio, television and tourism, was held at the Lao National Cultural Hall in Vientiane.


Korea Times 23 Dec 2019
1715-Swedish troops occupy Norway. 1799-Jakobijns plot against Napoleon uncovered ... 1946-U.S. Gen ... 1951-First televised opera (Amahl and the Night Visitor). 1954-Laos gains independence ... .