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Two Attapeu missing flood victims’ remains recovered

Remains of two of the 31 persons who had remained listed as missing since the flash flooding caused by July’s saddle dam collapse were recovered on Wednesday and Thursday in Sanamxay district, Attapeu province.More ...

Phaisithong Chandala

Sanamxay District Students Set for September School Return

Students at schools across Laos have been heading back to hit the books, but those young scholars in Attapeu’s Sanamxay district are facing more hurdles than most in returning to regular educational routines.More ...

The Laotian Times

Flood-hit families in Attapeu get new housing

Families made homeless by the flood caused by the collapse of a dam in Sanamxay district, Attapeu province, on July 23, will now have better living conditions after temporary housing has been built for them.More ...

Times Reporters 

Australia offers additional assistance for Attapeu flood victims

The Australian government will provide an additional AU$2.2 million of assistance for ongoing relief and early recovery in nutrition, education, child protection and UXO clearance for affected communities in Attapeu province.More ...

Times Reporters

Ministry offers scholarships to flood-affected orphans

About 350 orphans and children who lost their father or mother during the floods in Sanamxay district, Attapeu province will be eligible for scholarships under the education policy for flood victims.More ...

Phetphoxay Sengpaseuth

Foreign nations express sympathy, hope for swift recovery after flood 

Foreign countries have continued to convey messages of sympathy to the Lao government and the families of those who lost their lives or houses in the flood caused by the collapse of the dam in Attapeu province.More ...

Times Reporters

Ministry outlines plans for new school year in Sanamxay

Teachers in Sanamxay district, Attapeu province, will receive an allowance of one million kip each and schoolchildren will be given new uniforms and educational supplies at the start of the new school year which officially begins on September 3. More ...

Times Reporters

Army switches focus to flood relief, recovery in Attapeu 

Sanamxay district, Attapeu province: The Committee for Search and Rescue Operations under the supervision of the Lao People’s Army on Friday told reporters it would suspend its search and rescue operations and focus instead on relief and recovery.More ...

Visith Teppalath

Sanamxay flood victims in need of more donated supplies

Sanamxay district, Attapeu province: The storage management committee has called on organisations and individuals to continue to donate consumer goods and food for the several thousand people currently living in shelters here.More ...

Visith Teppalath

Medics on alert for disease outbreaks in Sanamxay

Sanamxay district, Attapeu province: Doctors are working with officials in various fields as they continue to monitor for disease outbreaks in this flood-hit district.More ...

Visith Teppalath

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