Category Archives: Business


Laos Aims to Meet Market Demand on Cattle


Due to a high demand for beef in Vietnam, Vietnamese authorities have put forth a request for Laos to supply them with up to 400 cattle per day.

However, with the already insufficient cattle supply in Vientiane inadequately providing  the domestic market, requiring cattle being brought from other provinces like

Officials Drafting Order to Regulate Entertainment Venues


Officials are in the process of drafting a prime ministerial order on the management of bars, night clubs, entertainment venues that promote the consumption of alcohol and gambling sites, that are located within 500 meters of educational facilities, hospitals and other specified locations.

According to an official from the Ministry

Champa Meuanglao Inflight Magazine Reaches the Skies

Champa Meuanglao Magazine

Champa Meuanglao, the official Lao Airlines inflight magazine, has undergone a drastic change as part of a reboot that now showcases a modern and sophisticated Laos.

With a newly designed logo, backed by an impressive team of editors, designers and photographers, the revamped, bi-monthly publication reflects an evolving Laos, …

Apple of Her Eye: Nothing Like The Real Thing

LTH Apple Store

The manager of Laos’ only official Apple Authorised Reseller store says there’s nothing like the real thing.

As a marketing symbol, you can’t get much more potent than the apple. That remarkably simple and instantly recognisable image of an apple with a single bite taken out is now as ubiquitous …

On the Table: Building a Startup Community in Vientiane’s First Co-Working Space


The life of a freelancer and startup can be a lonely and tough one, especially when you don’t even have an office to work from each day. A co-working space to work in – a desk, a chair, and internet connection – is as much about fostering a community as

Staying On Top: How 108 Jobs is Riding the Startup Wave

108 Jobs

When it comes to technology-based start-ups – or any new business, for that matter – disruption is the name of the game. You want to storm an existing market, or creep into the margins and beat others at their own game, securing your own place in the vast ocean that

Prime Minister Urges End of Tedious Policies to Improve Business Climate in Laos

Doing Business in Laos

Prime Minister Thongloun has advised line ministries to eliminate futile procedures in an effort to improve the business environment in Laos.

When addressing the 10th Lao Business Forum in Vientiane earlier in the week, the Prime Minister stated that the government is attempting to develop a suitable business environment that

Lucky Draw for Bangkok Airways Dated 11/03/2017

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Last month, the month of Love, Express Food Group Co, a the subsidiary of RMA Group offered a special campaign for customers of The Pizza Company, Swensen’s and Dairy Queen at all store branches  to win one of three special prizes: a trip to Phuket, and two round-trip tickets from …