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The Laotian program includes a complete round-up of news, with special emphasis on Asia and Australia. Community news and announcements are regular features as are interviews and music.

The Laotian program includes a complete round-up of news, with special emphasis on Asia and Australia. Community news and announcements are regular features as are interviews and music.
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Location:

Sydney, NSW

Description:

The Laotian program includes a complete round-up of news, with special emphasis on Asia and Australia. Community news and announcements are regular features as are interviews and music.

Language:

Multilingual

Contact:

SBS Radio Sydney Locked Bag 028 Crows Nest NSW 1585 Australia (02) 9430 2828


Episodes

Will Pension Age Be At 70? (ກະ​ສຽນ​ບຳ​ນານ​ຈະ​ແມ່ນ 70 ປີບໍ່?)

9/19/2018
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Welfare groups are welcoming Prime Minister Scott Morrison's decision to drop a plan to raise the retirement age to 70. And his Liberal Party colleagues are describing the move as "sensible" and "pragmatic." But some economists are warning tough decisions have to be made to cope with an ageing population.

Duration:00:04:42

Ex-Ford Workers Look For Different Future (ຄົນ​ງານ​ຣົດ ຝອດ ຊອກ​ເອົາ​ຊີ​ວິດ​ໃໜ່)

9/19/2018
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It is almost two years since the closure of Ford's car factories that came as part of the end of car manufacturing in Australia. The shutdown meant hundreds of workers employed at the company's Geelong plants in Victoria faced an uncertain future.

Duration:00:06:35

Cancer Screenings Saves Lifes (ການກວດຊອກ​ຫາ​ມະ​ເຮງ​ຊ່ວຍ​ຊີ​ວິດ​ໄວ້​ໄດ້)

9/19/2018
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People with breast, bowel and cervical cancers detected through Australia's screening programs have a better chance of surviving than those who have never been screened. The Australian Institute for Health and Welfare says remoteness and social disadvantage also play a part.

Duration:00:06:06

Australia Stops Japan Hinting Whales (ອອ​ສ​ເຕຼ​ເລັຍ​ຍຸ​ຕິ​ຍີ່ປຸ່ນ​ລ້າ​ປາ​ແວນ​ລ໌)

9/19/2018
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Japan has failed in its bid to overturn a 32-year ban on commercial whaling at the annual International Whaling Commission ((IWC)) meeting in Brazil. It's being called a win for those that have campaigned for whales, including the Australian government. But some marine conservationists warn this won't be the end of a push for a resumption of the practice.

Duration:00:09:23

Drawing Benefits Health (ການ​ແຕ້ມ​ຮູບ​ຊ່ວຍໃຫ້​ມີ​ສຸ​ຂ​ພາບ​ສົມ​ບຸນ​ດີ)

9/19/2018
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Not everyone considers themselves an artist. Yet, drawing or painting is something we’ve all dabbled in as children. Studies have found that expressing our imagination through artistic means is both mentally and physically beneficial as we age.

Duration:00:08:08

Jobless At Older Age (ຫວ່າງ​ງານ​ໃນ​ອາ​ຍຸ​ແກ່​ແລ້ວ)

9/19/2018
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A recent study by the University of South Australia's Centre for Workplace Excellence found that nearly one-third of mature-aged job seekers experience ageism in their attempts to find work. And time required for those aged over 55 to get a job can take up to 68 weeks. So, how can you stay positive whilst transitioning your way into a new career?

Duration:00:10:42

Don't Be scare Of The Party & The Government (ຢ່າ​ຢ້ານ​ພັກ​ຣັ​ຖ)

9/19/2018
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The first group of Lao refugee arrived in Australia on March 19, 1976. Since then they have settled very well. They have built Lao Buddhist temples in nearly all Australian major cities such as Wat Lao Buddhanimith in ACT. Recently a small group of ACT Lao people showed up at the Wat Lao Buddhanimith. They carried or wrapped themselves in the Royal Lao National flag while the Lao ambassador, wife and stuffs were in the wat to engage in a Buddhist rite. The flag is a symbol of...

Duration:00:23:38

Benefits Of Resettling In Regional Australia (ຜົນ​ປະ​ໂຫຍດ​ຈາກ​ການ​ໄປຕັ້ງ​ຖິ່ນ​ຖານ​ໃໜ່​ໃນ​ຊົນ​ນະ​ບົດ​ອອ​ສ​ເຕຼ​ເລັຍ)

9/12/2018
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Moving to the country can offer more affordable housing and better job opportunities while fostering community. And all across Australia, programs are created to attract migrants to regional areas.

Duration:00:12:10

Aus Assists Indonesia To End Shackling Mentally Sick People (ອອ​ສ​ເຕຼ​ເລັຍ​ຊົດ​ຊ່ວຍ​ອິນ​ໂດ​ເນ​ເຊັຍ​ຍຸ​ຕິ​ການ​ລ່າມ​ໂສ້ຄົນ​ປ່ວຍ​ປະ​ສາດ)

9/12/2018
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It has been outlawed since the 1970s, but the practice of shackling mental-health patients remains prolific in Indonesia. Now, a clinic in remote, central Java -- with the help of a consulting Melbourne psychiatrist -- could provide a solution and a blueprint for ending the practice across the country.

Duration:00:05:30

Degital Care Hurts Older Migrants (ການ​ຊ່ວຍ​ເຫຼືອ​ຜ່ານ​ທາງ ດີ​ຈີ​ໂຕນ ເສັຍ​ຫາຍ​ຄົນແກ່​ທີ່ມາຢູ່ອອ​ສ​ເຕຼ​ເລັຍ)

9/12/2018
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There are calls for older migrants and their families to receive greater help accessing aged care. It follows new research that has found they are finding it harder than ever before to get information about benefits and services. A focus on putting information online, combined with and a lack of digital literacy among some newly arrived migrants, is being blamed.

Duration:00:04:59

Australian Lacks Activities (ຄົນ​ອອ​ສ​ເຕຼ​ເລັຍ​ຂາດ​ເຂີນ​ການ​ອອກ​ກຳ​ລັງ​ກາຍ)

9/12/2018
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Australia may pride itself on being an active nation, but a study by the World Health Organisation suggests that is far from true. The country is ranked far down in a list of the world's most physically active countries. And that is raising concerns among health professionals.

Duration:00:07:46

Australian Navy Will Be Active in South-West Pacific (ກອງ​ທັບ​ເຮືອ​ອອ​ສ​ເຕຼ​ເລັຍ​ຈະ​ເຄື່ອນ​ໄຫວ​ໃນ​ທະ​ເລ​ປາ​ຊີ​ຟິກ​ພາກ​ໃຕ້​ສ່ຽງ​ຕາ​ເວັນ​ຕົກ)

9/12/2018
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Australian naval operations in the Middle East could be set to taper off, with the Chief of Navy signaling the force might better serve the national interest by being deployed in the south-west Pacific. His comments come as the water-based phase of Australia's largest joint maritime exercise begins off the coast of Darwin, with China taking part for the first time.

Duration:00:07:51

Hope Of finding Missing Korean War Diggers (ຫັວງ​ຈະ​ຊອກ​ເຫັນ​ທະ​ຫານອອ​ສ​ເຕຼ​ເລັຍ​ທີ່​ຫາຍ​ສາບ​ສູນ​ໃນ​ສົງ​ຄາມ​ເກົ້າຫຼີ)

9/12/2018
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Warming relations between the United States and North Korea are raising the hopes of dozens of Australian families whose relatives remain listed as "missing" more than 60 years after the Korean War. Since the historic June summit between US president Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, the remains of at least 55 servicemen have been sent to the United States. Relatives are hoping some of the missing Australians are among them.

Duration:00:07:32

Senior Age Sex (ເພດ​ສຳ​ພັນ​ຂອງ​ຄົນ​ແກ່​ສັງ​ຂານ)

9/12/2018
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Sexual intimacy is a natural part of human existence. Yet, as our physiology changes with ageing, our desires and abilities may also be impacted. So, how do we maintain intimacy as we age?

Duration:00:11:14

Viet Against China Domimnance (ວຽດ​ຕໍ່​ຕ້ານ​ການ​ຄຸມ​ຄອງ​ຂອງ​ສາ​ທາ​ນະ​ຣັດ​ປະ​ຊາ​ຊົນ​ຈີນ)

9/12/2018
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Interviewee: Nguyen Phong Vy (Vivian), Organizer of the demonstration. Melbourne Vietnamese community demonstrates against China dominating Vietnam and South East Asia. The community calls upon the Australian government to do something about it. It is also to support Vietnamese in their fatherland to stop Vietnam selling the country to Chinese companies.

Duration:00:10:35

What You Should Do Before Going Overseas (ສິ່ງ​ທີ່​ທ່ານ​ຄວນ​ກະ​ທຳ​ກ່ອນ​ໄປ​ຕ່າງ​ປະ​ເທດ)

9/12/2018
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Going overseas must be planned to avoid all problems that might pop up later. Without a proper planning you will not be able to help yourself effectively. So…

Duration:00:03:37

Will There Be Lao Refugee History Teaching in The US? (ໃນ​ສະ​ຫະ​ຣັດ​ຈະ​ມີ​ສອນ​ພົງ​ສາ​ວະ​ດານ​ອົ​ພ​ຍົບ​ລາວບໍ່?)

9/5/2018
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Under the SB 895 (Senate Bill 895) Vietnamese, Cambodian and Hmong refugees’ histories will be taught in Californian primary and secondary schools but not Lao. Californian Lao community is trying to stop the bill at the moment as it is in the hand the California Governor to become a law now. If it became a law, a bill to include the Lao would be introduced to the Californian parliament in 2019. The Lao are not too sure of what is going to happen in 2019. It wants SB 895 rejected by...

Duration:00:26:13

Do We Really Need Vitamins (ພວກ​ເຮົາ​ຕ້ອງ​ການ​ໄວ​ຕາ​ມິນ​ແທ້ໆ​ບໍ່?)

9/5/2018
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Staying healthy is a goal we all share. More and more of us are turning to vitamins and supplements to improve our health and wellbeing. But are vitamins really essential?

Duration:00:06:58

Australia-Indonesia Free Trade Secured (ອອ​ສ​ເຕຼ​ເລັຍ-ອິນ​ໂດ​ເນ​ເຊັຍ​ສະ​ຣຸບ​ກັນໄດ້ແລ້ວ​ການ​ຄ້າ​ເປີດ​ກ້​ວາງ​)

9/5/2018
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Australia and Indonesia will sign a free trade deal by the end of the year. It follows a visit to Indonesia's capital Jakarta by the new Prime Minister Scott Morrison where he met with Indonesian President Joko Widodo. The deal will remove tariffs and allow greater access to the Indonesian market for Australian farmers and Australian universities.

Duration:00:07:40

School Recognised For Helping Students By Teaching Parents (ໂຮງ​ຮຽນ​ຖືກ​ຍ້ອງ​ຍໍ​ສຳຫຼັບ​ການ​ຊົດ​ຊ່ວຍ​ນັກ​ຮຽນ​ໂດຍ​ການ​ບອກສອນ​ພໍ່​ແມ່)

9/5/2018
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A primary school helping refugee students and their parents has received a state government education award. One program actually teaches parents the methods used at school to teach their children, to help develop the parents' confidence so they can better support their children at home.

Duration:00:05:19