According to the Kachin Hill Tribes Regulation of 1895, administrative responsibility is accepted by the British government on the left bank of the Irrawaddy for the country south of the Nmaikha, and on the right bank for the country south of a line drawn from the confluence of the Malikha and Nmaikha through the northern limit of the Laban district and including the jade mines.
Laban is one of the worlds leading conservatoires for contemporary dance artist training.
Transitions Dance Company is based at Laban, the leading conservatoire for dance artist training in Europe.
Laban is one of the world's leading dance conservatoires.
Subsequently Laban employed Jacob as his chief herdsman, but failed to pay him fairly.