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Laos to Register Taxpayer Identity Numbers for Individuals

Authorities have announced that Lao citizens and foreigners with income in Laos must register for a taxpayer identification number. According to a notice issued by the Ministry of Finance on Wednesday, all persons liable to personal income, including Lao citizens and foreigners throughout the country, must register a taxpayer identification number. The compulsory registration of […]

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Laos: Provinces suffer tourist slump as pandemic deepens

The number of domestic and foreign tourists visiting the provinces declined drastically last year compared to the same period of 2019 due to the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic. Champassak province received just over 117,000 visitors, down about 90 percent compared to 2019, an official from the province’s Information, Culture and Tourism Department, Mr Soulichan […]

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Laos Opens First Industrial Explosives Factory

The first industrial explosives factory in Laos was officially opened on Monday and is expected to begin producing explosives soon. According to a report by Lao Phattana News, the site is the first industrial explosives factory to be built in Laos, aimed at producing safe civil explosives. Deputy Director of the General Technical Department, Ministry of National […]

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Laos: Govt encourages private sector investment in infrastructure development

The government has issued a decree to promote the participation of both domestic and foreign investors in the development of infrastructure and public service delivery projects through private-public partnerships (PPP). PPP projects are proliferating in Laos because the government requires huge investment to improve road networks, railways, and other amenities to boost economic growth. Economists […]

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