9
March
2021

Public Private Partnerships: Paving a New Path for Development in Laos

The much anticipated Decree on Public Private Partnerships No. 624/GOV dated 21 December […]

16
November
2020

Land Right of Foreign Entities under the Amended Land Law

Land acquisition and management by foreigners and their organisations in Lao PDR have […]

2
June
2020

Snapshot of the Lao Civil Code 2020

On 11 May 2020, the Civil Code No. 55/NA dated 6 December 2018 […]

Law
28
November
2019

Entering the Lao Import-Export Market as a Registered Foreign Trader

Introduction Until recently, importation and exportation business in Lao PDR remains restrictive, particularly […]

Law
12
September
2019

New Regulatory Framework for Commercial Banks

Introduction The Lao National Assembly adopted a resolution approving the Amended Law on […]

Law
7
June
2019

Laos | The New Enterprise Registration Process

Introduction The World Bank Group recently ranked Lao PDR as one of the […]

Law
30
November
2018

New Penal Code Implemented in Laos

The Lao Government has published the new Penal Code, which takes effect on […]

Law
14
August
2018

Demystifying Laos’ International Arbitration Scene

The Lao People’s Democratic Republic (“Laos”) has been credited as one of East […]

Law
21
June
2018

New Excise Tax Rates

Recently, the Tax Department of the Ministry of Finance in Lao PDR has […]

Law
21
June
2018

New Minimum Wage in Laos

After months of deliberation, the government of Laos (“GOL”) officially approved an increase […]

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