Laos keep entry restrictions in place until end of July World

Laos keep entry restrictions in place until end of July

The Lao Government has decided to keep its international border gates closed to normal exit-entry, except for Lao citizens or foreigners with urgent need who must receive permission from the Lao national steering committee for COVID-19 prevention and control.
Japan helps Laos improve infrastructure World

Japan helps Laos improve infrastructure

Japan will provide Laos with 5.21 billion JPY (nearly 70 million USD) in aid to help upgrade an international airport in the capital city of Vientiane and an expressway.