Vietnam earned a H1 trade surplus of 175.24 million in confectionery and grain products, up 2.94 percent over the same period last year.
THE World Bank has reaffirmed its commitment to stand with the Lao government as it implements its green growth initiative, according to a senior World Bank official.
Three central Laos provinces, Savannakhet, Khammouane, and Bolikhamxay, sought investment in many sectors at a conference held in HCM City on Wednesday.
Commercial fruit production capacity in Vientiane province for domestic markets and export is set to get a welcome boost with a Chinese trading company investing US$1 million in an orchard in Hinheup district.
AirAsia has been declared the World’s Best Low-Cost Airline for the ninth year in a row.
Vientiane province’s industry and services sectors are still the main drivers of revenue at 86.8 billion kip or 53.24 percent of its annual plan for the first six months of this year.
The sole distributor for Bridgestone tyres in Laos since 1996, KP Company recently celebrated the 20th anniversary with customers, distributors and staff at the launch of the new Bridgestone ECOPIA300 tyre range.
The Panyathip Advertising Co., Ltd of Laos and the Plan B Media Co., Ltd of Thailand will invest US$2.8 million to establish the “Panyathip Plan B Media Company” in Laos in order to support advertising business expansion in Laos and the Asean region.
Asian economies including Laos will continue to grow at high rates, together serving as a significant driver for the global economy despite various challenges and headwinds.
Support for businesses in seeking customers, strengthening trade promotion activities and boosting import-export between Laos and Vietnam.