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ECCIL organised a one-day customer service training

February 22, 2018 ECCIL News, News

On 29th February 2018, ECCIL organised a training on customer services at Crowne Plaza, Vientiane. The facilitator was Tony Campbell, who has 30+ years of experience in providing trainings to business people across the world. Over 20 participants joined the training and were able to learn about customers’ needs and expectations, learning the ways to deliver customer […]

ECCIL joined Public-Private Consultative Meeting

February 20, 2018 ECCIL News, News

The Lao Business Forum (LBF) organised on February 20th a Public-Private Consultative Meeting in which representatives from the private sector and from the ministries discussed business issues, ranging from business registration procedures to trade mark registrations and tourism promotion. Objective of the meeting was to clarify or solve pending issues brought up by the business […]

New excise tax rates for 2018

February 9, 2018 ECCIL News, News

The Tax Department of the Ministry of Finance in the Lao PDR has issued a new regulation No. 169/TD dated 11 January 2018 on implementing new excise tax rates on fuel, alcohol, tobacco and certain categories entertainment for 2018 in the Lao PDR. You can download the new applicable tax rates for 2018 here: 

EuroSphere – European Art of Living Exhibition, 18-20 May 2018

February 6, 2018 ECCIL News, News

Following a successful first 2017 edition, the EVBN is going to organise the second edition of the Eurosphere – European Art of Living Exhibition, from the 18th to the 20th May 2018, in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, where 4,500 business visitors and 150 European business brands are expected. EuroSphere is a unique exhibition, dedicated […]

Join our customer services training on 20th February 2018, Crowne Plaza

January 25, 2018 ECCIL News, News

  With customer service excellence, there are no losers. Customers win. Employees win. The organization wins. Delivering first-class service is a successful strategy for everyone. But achieving excellence doesn’t happen by accident – it requires well–trained customer service professionals who have a passion for providing great service. And in this interactive, social media driven age, […]

Seminar on ‘Support Instruments for Companies Operating in Lao PDR’

January 24, 2018 ECCIL News

On 23rd January 2018, ECCIL in cooperation with DEG and KFW Banking Group and AVexperts, organised a seminar named ‘Support Instruments for Companies Operating in Lao PDR’ at Crowne Plaza, Vientiane. Three representatives from both enterprises provided financial and temporary human resource solutions to private companies operating in Laos. Participants received expert insights on: Features […]

ASEAN-EU Business Summit to be held in Singapore

January 18, 2018 ECCIL News

The EU-ASEAN Business Council, together with its partners European Chamber of Commerce, Singapore and Singapore Business Federation, is holding the 6th ASEAN-EU Business Summit in Singapore on 2nd March 2018. The ASEAN-EU Business Summit was founded in 2011 in Indonesia and has since developed to an established meeting point designed to be a platform for […]

Save the date: European Food Festival 2018

January 17, 2018 ECCIL News

ECCIL would like to inform you that we in cooperation with the European Union are organising the 7th European Food Festival this year on 24th March 2018. The location will be the same as previous year in the Lao National Cultural Hall Parking Space.  This year approximately 40 food stalls from different European restaurants in […]

Eastern Star Schools becomes ECCIL’s Bronze Sponsor

December 20, 2017 ECCIL News, News

We are delighted to welcome our new member, Eastern Star Schools, who is also now our Bronze Sponsor, to ECCIL! Eastern Star School has been approved by MOE of Lao PDR and opened in 2006 . The schools are equipped to provide studies to our students with the very high technological classrooms and labs which […]