August 5, 2021 Lao PDR Economy, Uncategorized

Five ministries joint discussions to Draft MOU on Risk Management and Coordination Mechanisms

Five ministries joint discussions to Draft MOU on Risk Management and Coordination Mechanisms The meeting was held in 30th July 2021 at Import-Export Department, Ministry of Industry and Commerce chaired by the Deputy Director General of at Import-Export Department, Mr. Mouavixay Palee attended by relevant sectors. The session discussed through the “(Draft) Memorandum of Understanding [...]
March 19, 2021 Uncategorized

Laos is aiming for 4 percent GDP growth during the first year of the new five-year National Socio-Economic Development Plan

Govt to work with private sector to achieve economic growth targets The government is aiming for 4 percent GDP growth in the first year of the rollout of the ninth five-year National Socio-Economic Development Plan by continuing to work in collaboration with development partners and the private sector. During the previous five year development plan, […]

February 17, 2021 News, Uncategorized

Official Launch of a series of SME Capacity Building Training Video, Job Application Training and Female Mentorship

On Wednesday 17th of February 2021, ECCIL EuroCham Laos held a Press conference to officially launch a series of SME capacity building training videos, Job application training and Female Mentorship. The event was attended by the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany, H.E. Jens Luetkenherm, Vice President of Lao National Chamber of Commerce and [...]
November 16, 2020 Uncategorized

Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement Signed

Lao PDR and other fourteen countries have virtually signed the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Agreement, the largest free-trade bloc in the world, comprising nearly a third of all global economic activity, on 15 November 2020 at the 4th Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership Summit. The RCEP Agreement is an agreement to broaden and deepen ASEAN’s [...]
March 17, 2020 News, Uncategorized

Coronavirus: What Employers Should Know

As the infectious coronavirus disease (“COVID-19”) continues to spread rapidly, with more than 110,000 confirmed cases, which has prompted the World Health Organization (“WHO”) to declare the disease as a global pandemic, employers are facing a major challenge, particularly concerning health and safety risks in the workplace, travel restrictions, sick leave and benefit entitlements, and […]

August 2, 2018 News, Uncategorized

Training on How to Write Better Business Documents

  On the 25th July 2018, ECCIL organised a training session by Tony Campbell on how to write better business documents. Mr. Campbell is  an expert in providing training to businesses, government departments and other organisations worldwide. Throughout the training, participants were given a range of information and tips on how to produce a good business […]

May 4, 2018 Uncategorized

Develop your leadership skills with us

ECCIL is pleased to inform you that we are organising the Leadership Skills Training on 29-30 May 2018 at Crowne Plaza Hotel. In today’s business environment, it’s no longer enough to simply manage people you need to lead them. As research clearly shows, effective leadership produces better results for organisations and the people that work […]

November 2, 2017 Uncategorized

Unveil the secrets of successful cross-cultural communication with ECCIL

In international business, being culturally aware and having the ability to communicate effectively across cultures is essential.  A lack of cultural awareness can lead to misunderstandings and problems with colleagues, clients, or bosses – and can deeply affect your organization’s performance and your own.  That makes it a key competency for 21st century employees at […]