Vietnam may itself be a major rice producer in the 10-member Asean group but the country also has a taste for the Lao grain.
Sangthong district in Vientiane will increase its organic rice cultivation to reach its export goal of 1,800 tonnes this year, according to a local agriculture official.
Isuzu is eyeing a 30 percent market share of pick-up automobile sales in Laos in the next five years despite serious competition in this segment of vehicles.
Huawei flagship smartphones and smartwatch are continuing to grab top awards at the Mobile World Congress 2017 (M WC 2017) held recently in Barcelona, Spain with the Huawei P10, Huawei P10 Plus and Huawei Watch 2 receiving an impressive 42 awards to date, Huawei said.
The Ministry of Industry and Commerc e has announced a fuel price increase across the country beginning yesterday February 17.
Laos' organic tea industry has the potential to increase exports to regional markets as its quality is being accepted in a number of countries, according to tea business expert.
Lao Dairy Farm (LDF) is seeking to carve out a share of the fresh milk market in the country, with the selling point that its quality is equal to that of international imported milk brands.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry this year expects to export about 400,000 tonnes of rice and hopes the figure will climb to one million tonnes by 2020.
The Customs Department under the Ministry of Finance has reported th at they impounded more than 5,000 illegally imported vehicles in the fiscal year of 2015-2016.
The Ministry of Industry and Commerce has announced a fuel price increase across the country beginning yesterday (January 20) after a rise in the price of fuel on the world market.