The Lao Government and the development partners have a yearly coordination meeting which is the Round Table Implementation Meeting (RTIM) in order to prepare for that meeting which is scheduled to take place in late November in Champassack province, the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) invited for a pre-consultation meeting on October 27th […]
ECCIL was invited to join the annual High Level Policy Dialogue which took place on October 26th at the National Convention Center and was chaired by H.E. Deputy Prime Minister Somdy Duangdy. The event had more than 200 participants; the Chamber was represented by its Vice President, Mr. Jack Shehan, Board Director Mr. Martin Forsen, […]
From 11th to 12th October 2017, ECCIL’s Vice President, Mr. Jack Sheehan, joined the Lao Delegation led by HE Thongloun Sisoulith, the Prime Minister of Lao PDR, during the visit to Jakarta, Indonesia. Mr. Jack Sheehan was a speaker and a panel member at the events attended by the Prime Minister and a number […]
ECCIL’s Executive Director, Dr. Ramon Bruesseler, in front of the Exportní dům at the International Engineering Fair in Brno on October 10th 2017 ECCIL was invited by the Czech Chamber of Commerce to represent Laos in a presentation about Laos and Cambodia at the International Engineering Fair in Brno on October 10th 2017. Brno, […]
The European Chamber of Commerce & Industry in Lao PDR (ECCIL) has been selected to officially represent ReTEC 2017, the leading trade fair for used technology in Germany. ReTEC will take place from 25th of April to April 27th 2017 in the Augsburg Exhibition Centre. It is the international platform for used machines and systems […]
The conference took place in the National Convention Center. More than 500 delegates from 50 countries attended and wide-ranging discussions took place on all aspects of water resources development of particular relevance to the Asian region. Delegates will represent major utilities, hydro plant developers, consulting practices and manufacturing companies, as well as financial and environmental […]
While Europe and the member states have some of the strongest diplomatic relations globally, they often fail to use such relations to help business. It is therefore necessary to implement a European Economic Diplomacy. The European Business Organizations’ World Wide Network (EBOWWN) of which ECCIL is a member has developed a position paper on the […]
This paper by the Economist Intelligence Unit provides an analytical insight into how a variety of political and economic factors can affect business in individual countries and across Asia. At the moment Asia is the only economic region recording fast rates of growth. Click document here...
The USAID paper presents the results of a recent survey on business perceptions of trade liberalization in Laos-called the Business Perceptions Survey, or BPS. The goal of the BPS was to obtain data on how businesses in Lao PDR are experiencing, perceiving, and adjusting to opportunities and challenges created by international trade, at a point […]
The OECD publication highlight favourable growth prosperts for South East Asia for the next few years. The GDP growht ASEAN as a whole is estimate to be 5.6% p.a. for the period 2015-2019; for Laos the growth rate is assumed to exceed even 7% p.a.. China’s GDP growth is projected to slow to 6.8% where...