We are proud to announce that WIG is celebrating its 25th anniversary since its founding in 1990. We will be holding a garden reception to celebrate our 25th anniversary .
We look forward to welcoming both new and old members, and anyone who wants to learn more about WIG. This event is open to the general public, so bring your friends and enjoy a drink! DJ Sam is in charge of the party ! Continue reading
The Bank of the Lao PDR looks set to be in a strong position to secure sufficient supplies of US dollars for goods importers despite a rising demand for the currency in the country.
Value of foreign reserves in the country has been growing over the past several months thanks to the imposition of an appropriate monetary policy.
Foreign reserves rose to US$994 million in August, which made the country able to ….. Continue reading
We’re happy to announce the dates for reserving stalls for the WIG Bazaar!
Stalls will be available on a first-come, first-served basis at JOMA PHONTHAN on the following six dates/times:
1. Monday, 12 October (9:00 – 11:00am); 2. Wednesday ……. Continue reading
Some primary schools in Laos have started offering English lessons.
A group of primary students in Laos feels very excited and happy to learn English for the first time. The sounds of the ABCs and laughter can be heard from a long distance away.
In the small classroom with concrete walls and a zinc roof, a young teacher can be heard instructing her pupils to read as …. Continue reading
The groundbreaking ceremony to begin construction of the Laos-China rail project to link Laos with China and other Asean member counties is expected to begin in November if things go as planned, a minister said on Friday.
Construction of the project, which was initially estimated to cost US$6.8 billion, will take about five years to complete. The two governments agreed that ….. Continue reading
With some major event soon coming up (Boat Racing Festival, That Luang Festival), unfortunately there will be also an increase in theft and crime. This includes robberies of foreigners’ homes, some of which have occurred in broad daylight. You should review any security measures you have in place and be vigilant.
No one wants to experience a home burglary, but you can minimize the inconvenience if you cover your valuables through a home / content insurance. You may be surprised at how much everything in your pad is worth when you…. Continue reading