China Top Foreign Investor In 2016

China overtook Vietnam to reclaim the number one position as the largest foreign investor in Laos last year.
China’s investment last year soared to over US$1 billion compared to US$88.9 million in 2015 while Vietnam’s investment decreased by US$4.5 million in 2016 after registering US$466 million in 2015.
Most of the investments are focused on the hydropower, mining and ….

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More Than 36 Trillion Kip Invested in Vientiane Capital Last Year

The last year’s investment in Vientiane Capital fetched over 36.9 trillion kip (USD 4.48 billion) mostly in commercial production and systematic food security projects.
The gross domestic product (GDP) grew by 10.90% with an average per capita of US$4,700,Vientiane Mayor Sinlavong Khoutphaythoun briefed. There were three economic-driven sectors in ….

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