Laos Headlines

  • Laos considers future hydropower plans after dam burst

    Laos will take into account the devastation caused by a dam burst in July when it considers how to proceed with investment in hydropower, seen as an important income source for one of Asia's poorest countries, its prime minister said on Wednesday.

  • Tennis: Federer braced for Kyrgios test on sixth day of U.S. Open

    Nick Kyrgios has his toughest assignment to date at this year's U.S. Open when he faces second seed Roger Federer in a third round encounter at Arthur Ashe Stadium on Saturday, while Maria Sharapova takes on Jelena Ostapenko in a clash of big hitters.