The Lao-Viet Joint Venture Bank (LVB) on November 22 opened a branch in the northern province of Xieng Khouang of Laos, raising the number of its branches in the country to six.

The new branch reflects LVB’s commitment to accompanying businesses investing in Laos and contributing to fostering economic ties between Vietnam and Laos.

Established in 1999, LVB is currently one of the leading commercial banks in Laos with its total assets worth nearly 460 million USD.-VNA