Category Archives: Tech


Innovative UXO Drone Can Save Lao Lives

UXO Drone

The Vietnam War was one of tragedy, terror, and tension, yet for the majority of the world it is in the past and is simply a period to be remembered. However, for the people of Laos, the Vietnam War, despite ending in 1973, is still being fought today. This anomaly

LANIC Officially Takes Over Dot.La Domain Suffix domain

Management and operation of Laos’ internet top-level domain (.la) was officially launched by the Lao National Internet Center (LANIC) yesterday.

The top-level domain for Laos, is based on the Laos country code, and was established in 1995. It was recently returned to the Lao government, after being …

ALO Technologies Ambushes Lao Smartphone Market

ALO M5 Lao Smartphone

ALO, the world’s first Lao smartphone, will make its debut in stores around Laos later this month.

The ALO brand of smartphone is part of a larger group of electronic products offered by ALO Technologies Laos. The company hopes to become the number one choice in technology products and …

Top 10 Highest Traffic Lao Websites in Laos

High Traffic Lao Websites

The top 10 highest traffic Lao websites  may actually surprise you. Banking websites take top traffic dollar, with news sites and job portals close behind, giving a broad overview of what the average Lao internet user is spending their time on.

According to a recent survey, many Laos-based businesses feel …

Laos Regains Control of .LA Domain Name


Laos’ internet top-level domain name dot la (.LA) has been restored to Laos’ full management and operation after years of being leased to a foreign company, a minister has said.

Minister of Posts and Telecommunications Dr. Thansamay Kommasith told local media recently the domain name was brought back a few …

Top 10 Most Visited Websites in Laos


We all know that everyone uses the Internet but which sites people are visiting is another story. We have some idea as to where Lao people and residents are surfing but may be slightly surprised by some of the ones that made this list. While there are a number of …

Laos Gets $850,000 Containerized Data Center


Laos’ first state-run data center opened recently, funded by a Japanese program supporting environmentally sound technology.

The facility marks “a big step” toward improving the nation’s IT environment, Science and Technology Minister Boviengkham Vongdara said at a ceremony held on Nov. 29 in Vientiane, the capital.

Laos’ information technology infrastructure …

Conference Boosts Big Data Use


The use of core information technology, which provides results in terms of innovation, is being discussed by experts in these fields who are meeting in Vientiane this week.

The IT and technology experts are meeting for the 3rd International Conference on Big Data Applications and Services (BIGDAS-L) running from December …