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Enhance Human Capital and Social Investments for Demographic Dividend ...

(KPL) The Lao PDR has one of the youngest populations in Southeast Asia, with over half (50.8%) of the population being between the age of 10 and 35 years (Lao Statistics Bureau [LSB], 2015).The age structure and demographic transition presents an adva...Read More

Road 4B, built with US$ 65.6 million inaugurated

This week witnessed an inauguration ceremony held in Chomphet district, Luang Prabang, for newly built Road 4B stretching 114 km between Hongsa district of Xayaboury and Xiengmen district of Luang Prabang.The road was built with THB 2 billion, approxim...Read More

US No Longer Branding China a Currency Manipulator

The Trump administration is no longer designating China a currency manipulator as it gets ready to sign the first phase of a trade agreement with Beijing."China has made enforceable commitments to refrain from competitive devaluation and not target its...Read More

In 2020 Vietnam will abolish sugar import quotas from ASEAN members

In 2020 Vietnam will abolish sugar quotas import from ASEAN members. This is means that the ASEAN members are able to export sugar to Vietnam without any restrictions on imports, which is a good sign for the ASEAN that produce sugar and can access to t...Read More

Lao PDR: Additional Funding Approved for Disaster Recovery

(KPL) The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors approved on Dec 13 US$50 million of additional financing for the Lao People's Democratic Republic Southeast Asia Disaster Risk Management Project and the Lao Road Sector Project II.The additional fund...Read More