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 [...]
November 13, 2020 News

Asia Small and Medium-Sized Enterprise Monitor 2020 Volume II – COVID-19 Impact on Micro, Small and Medium Sized Enterprises in Developing Asia

The Asia Small and Medium-Sized Enterprise Monitor 2020 Volume II (ASM) released by ADB, focuses on the impact of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) on micro, small, and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) in developing Asia. It presents a study based on findings from rapid MSME surveys conducted from March to May 2020 in Indonesia, the Lao People’s [...]
November 12, 2020 News

Business Trip Led by EU Ambassador

In order to further promote trade and investment between Laos and EU, on 5th of November 2020, the EU Ambassador, Ms Ina Marciulionyte led a delegation comprised of representatives from EU member states, Ministries, LNCCI and ECCIL EuroCham Laos to the Vientiane Industry and Trade Area Special Economic Zone (VITA Park). Prior to a visit [...]
November 5, 2020 News

Breakfast talk on “Leadership 2020-Looking Forward”

In the morning of 5th November 2020, ECCIL EuroCham Laos together with Mr. Dilip Jesuthasan, Vice President of AIF Group and CEO of BSK-Sky Telecom organized the Breakfast talk on “Leadership in 2020 – Looking Forward” During the event, our speaker Mr. Dilip Jesuthasan, who has an extensive experience in managing and leading several companies [...]
November 5, 2020 News

Prudential Laos launches digital health application – Pulse by Prudential

Vientiane, 19th October 2020 – Prudential Life Assurance (Lao) Company Limited (“Prudential Laos”) has officially launched Pulse by Prudential (“Pulse”), a free digital mobile application that offers holistic health management to consumers in Laos. Pulse provides Artificial Intelligence (AI)-powered self-help tools and real-time information to serve users 24/7. Users can also access useful health and [...]
November 5, 2020 News

Laos Automotive Market Report

The Laos Automotive Market Report studies on the sales of automobile in General market and Premium market in Lao PDR which compares top 5 sales spots of the year-to-date until October 2019 versus 2020 and the month-to-date in October 2019 versus 2020. Click to read the full report: Full Report
November 3, 2020 News

Farewell Event of the RELATED Project

The Farewell Event of the Regional Economic Integration of Laos into ASEAN, Trade and Entrepreneurship Development (RELATED) Project was organized on 30th of October 2020. The event was chaired by H.E. Mrs. Khemmani Pholsena, the minister of industry and commerce and H.E. Mr. Jens Peter Lutkenherm, Ambassador of Germany in Lao PDR. It was attended [...]
October 30, 2020 News

Food and Agricultural Import Regulations and Standards Country Report

The Food and Agricultural Import Regulations and Standards Country Report provides an overview of food and feed legislation currently in force for the European Union (EU). The “Food Information to Consumers (FIC)” Regulation is the main food labeling piece of legislation in force in the EU. It is applicable to all pre-packaged food and drink [...]
October 26, 2020 News

Asia Small and Medium-Sized Enterprise Monitor 2020

Asia Development Bank has recently released the Asia Small and Medium-Sized Enterprise Monitor (ASM) 2020, focuses on Southeast Asia and this first volume provides data and analysis on the financial and non-financial conditions of MSMEs at country and regional level. Click to read the full publication: Full Publication