Laos lifts all COVID-19 prevention rules ASEAN

Laos lifts all COVID-19 prevention rules

The Lao Government has decided to completely lift the requirement on presenting COVID-19 vaccination certificates and rapid test results within 48 hours upon arrival in the country.
Laos aims to increase forest coverage to 70% by 2035 ASEAN

Laos aims to increase forest coverage to 70% by 2035

The Lao government's officials have held a meeting with the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) to discuss sustainable forest management and carry out a plan to restore forest coverage to 70% in 2035.
Laos plans to export electricity to Vietnam World

Laos plans to export electricity to Vietnam

The Lao Government and relevant energy companies plan to spend over 2 billion USD for the construction of a wind power project in Sepon district, Savannakhet province to serve domestic demand and export to Vietnam.
Laos re-opens all local border checkpoints World

Laos re-opens all local border checkpoints

The Lao Government has allowed the re-opening of all local and traditional border checkpoints to facilitate trade and travelling of people in border areas after more than three years of closure to fight COVID-19.
Laos continues streamlining entry procedures World

Laos continues streamlining entry procedures

To facilitate foreigners’ entry, the Lao Government has enabled foreigners to register for a QR code (Vaccine ID) online in order to certify their vaccination status and RT-PCR test result.