• Laos, China discuss on trade cooperation tiesEconomics

    Laos, China discuss on trade cooperation ties

    2/28/2024 10:29:28 AM

    (KPL) Minister of Industry and Commerce of Laos, Mr. Malaithong Kommasith met Governor of Yunnan Province, China, Wang Yubo to disuses on trade cooperation in Vientiane on Feb 26.

  • Laos to launch a new system to monitor foreign currency flowEconomics

    Laos to launch a new system to monitor foreign currency flow

    2/22/2024 3:07:34 PM

    (KPL/Xinhua) Laos will launch a new system to monitor and manage the flow of foreign currency.

  • PM urges BOL to align its restructuring with realistic trends Economics

    PM urges BOL to align its restructuring with realistic trends

    2/14/2024 8:59:16 AM

    (KPL) Prime Minister Sonexay Siphandone has urged the leaders of the Bank of the Lao PDR (BOL) to continue to align its organizational restructuring with effective and realistic trends, make sure its reshuffle plan is of quality, and better provide training to its personnel in line with current requirements.

  • Thai firm MQDC eyes Lao real estate investorsEconomics

    Thai firm MQDC eyes Lao real estate investors

    2/7/2024 9:44:05 AM

    (KPL) The Magnolia Quality Development Corporation Limited of Thailand (MQDC) will launch a high-end residential project to present investment opportunities in real estate market in Bangkok, Thailand to Lao investors at Crown Plaza Hotel in Vientiane on Feb 17-18.

  • Laos-China JV power transmission company launches full operation in LaosEconomics

    Laos-China JV power transmission company launches full operation in Laos

    1/31/2024 9:13:02 PM

    (KPL) Electricite du Laos Transmission Company Limited (EDL-T), a joint venture between Yunnan International Co., Ltd. of China Southern Power Grid (CSG) and Lao state-run Electricite du Laos (EDL), formally went into operation at a ceremony in Vientiane on January 29, 2024. Minister of Energy and Mines Phoxay Sayasone, Charge d'affaires of the Chinese Embassy in Laos Wang Chang, CSG Chairman Meng Zhenping, and EDL Managing Director Chanthaboun Soukaloun attended the ceremony.

  • Foreign investors required to open bank accounts in LaosEconomics

    Foreign investors required to open bank accounts in Laos

    1/11/2024 11:37:19 AM

    (KPL/VNA) – The Bank of the Lao PDR (BOL) has issued a decision on the regulation of foreign currency, which requires foreign investors to open specific bank accounts in Laos to process their financial transactions.

  • Lao economy’s leap towards independenceEconomics

    Lao economy’s leap towards independence

    1/9/2024 8:54:45 AM

    (KPL/VNA)– In a definitive stride towards economic autonomy, President Thongloun Sisoulith has pledged to remodel the economy, focusing on independence and local ownership.


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