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According to the Ministerial Guidance of the Minister of Public Health dated 8th December 2014 had informed that starting from 2015 onward, the authorization of importing chemicals and materials those are not subject to public health will not require to request for comment from the Ministry of Public Health but will be Ministry of Industry of Commerce or related agencies to authorize instead....Read
According to official letter from the Embassy of Argentine Republic in Bangkok, ref. No. 30/2014, dated 17th November 2014 to the Embassy of the Lao PDR in Bangkok, had informed that the health certificate form will be required for importation of animal commodities to Argentine, start from 1st May 2015...Read
Ministry of Industry and Commerce had revised Instruction on Certificate of Origin that receive the preferences, No. 2225/MoIC.DIMEX, dated 5th December 2014 to replace the Instruction No. 2386/MoIC.DIMEX, dated 23rd December 2013....Read
On 17th – 18th December 2014, at Lao Sam Phan, Xiengkhuang Province. Department of Import and Export (DIMEX), Ministry of Industry and Commerce had organized a dissemination workshop on Rules of Origin and collecting statistic on issuing Certificate of origin of Lao PDR by honorable chairperson Mr. Xaythideth Inthasone, Deputy Director General of DIMEX. There was participants from Provincial and Capital of Industry and Commerce Department, National and Provincial Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Customs representative zone 2 (Huaphanh and Xiengkhuang Province), Customs representatives zone 5 (Capital and Vientiane province) and related sectors in Xiengkhuang province participated in totally 52 participants....Read
On 22nd -24th December 2014, the Department of Import and Export, Ministry of Industry and Commerce has organized “The First Workshop review on Analyzing Non-Tariff Measures 2014-2015” at Vansana Hotel, Vangvieng District, Vientiane Province, under honorable chairperson Ms. Bansati Thepphavong, Director General, Department of Import and Export. There was 35 focal points joined in this workshop....Read
On 6th-7th November 2014, Mr. Kunio Mikuriya, Secretary General of World Customs Organization had visited Lao PDR for Customs Modernization and to support Lao PDR accession in Revised Kyoto Convention of the World Customs Organization. In this regard, Mr. Kunio Mikuriya made a commitment to continue providing support and guidance to Lao Customs....Read