Economy and commerce

Business associations

Laos, Indonesia elevate business cooperation

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) – Business cooperation between Laos and Indonesia has been elevated and business-to-business collaboration is being fostered on the lines of the close cooperation between the two governments, a minister has said.“We are especially broadening business opportunities for state-owned enterprises between the two ...

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Young entrepreneurs call on Lao govt to back special fund

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) – The Young Entrepreneurs Association of Laos (YEAL) has called on the government to set up a special fund to enable emerging businesspeople make a contribution to the economy.The association believes that such a fund would help many young entrepreneurs who are ...

Bounfaeng Phaymanivong

Young entrepreneurs ask for Lao Front’s help to remove business barriers

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) – Members of the Young Entrepreneurs Association of Laos (YEAL) have called on the Lao Front for National Development to urge the government to remove barriers to doing business and address long-standing issues.Several difficulties routinely encountered by association members include access to ...

Bounfaeng Phaymanivong

Lao, Japan women entrepreneurs exchange knowledge on business

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) – Enterprises headed by women have made significant contributions to the socio-economic development of Laos, creating employment opportunities and business leadership.To make greater contributions in the economic arena, Lao women entrepreneurs need skill development and lessons in managing and expanding their businesses ...

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Outstanding Lao businesswomen receive regional award

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) – Ten Lao businesswomen received the Outstanding Asean Women Entrepreneurs Award 2019 from the Asean Women Entrepreneurs Network (AWEN) during a ceremony at JW Marriott Hotel in Bangkok, Thailand, last week.Almost 90 nominated businesswomen from Asean countries, included the 10 from Laos, ...

Visith Teppalath

Lao Entrepreneurship Day boosts future business prospects

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) – Young entrepreneurs and students have learned how to obtain funding from banks, make a business plan, and found out more about business operations after taking part in Lao Entrepreneurship Day 2019 at the National University of Laos last week.The event received ...

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Lao, Vietnamese business associations ink pacts

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) – The Lao and Vietnamese business associations are set to cooperate with each other to promote stable and sustainable growth of the Lao economy as part of their shared goal to achieve prosperity.The Young Entrepreneurs Association of Laos (YEAL) and the Vietnam ...

Bounfaeng Phaymanivong

Laos, China strengthen business relations

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) – Young Lao and Chinese entrepreneurs have agreed to develop business relations between the two countries to provide more opportunities for trade, investment and economic development.The scheme was instigated by the Young Entrepreneurs Association of Laos (YEAL) and Puer Cohen Real Estate ...

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