Laos’ Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth is expected to moderate to 6.4 percent due to lower external demand and credit growth that is offset by an increased contribution from the resource sector this year, according to the latest World Bank Report.
In addition, the East Asia Pacific region is expected to grow …..
The third edition of the Comic Strip Festival for the Environment is underway with the official launch held at Institut Français du Laos in Vientiane on Monday.
The festival aims to highlight environmental issues under the theme “Clean water, clean Mekong,” through various …..
Laos will need to build four new international airports as the existing four at Wattay, Luang Prabang, Savan and Pakse will be unable to accommodate growing air transport in the coming decades.
The planned expansion of the passenger terminal at Wattay International Airport would enable the airport to accommodate about ….. Continue reading
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