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Ministry of Finance issued Decision on Implementation of Lao National Single Window No. 2109/MoF, dated 26 June 2015, which has been enforced since 26 August 2015....Read
National Coordination Committee for Anti Money Laundering and Countering of Finance Terrorism (NCC) issued Instruction on the Declaration of Cash, Precious metals and Bearer Negotiable Instruments While Entering/Exiting the Lao PDR No. 06/NCC, date 19 May 2015, enforce on 26 August 2015....Read
In order to support Lao PDR official gazette in electronic system to be implemented harmoniously in nationwide, in accordance with Article 80 of the Law on Legislation, the Prime Minister of Lao PDR issues Order on Appointing Focal Point for Lao PDR Official Gazette no. 40/PM, dated 11 August 2015....Read
Mrs. Khemmani Pholsena, Minister of Industry and Commerce, submitted Lao PDR’s instrument of acceptance of the TFA to WTO Director-General Roberto Azevêdo on 29 September. The Lao People’s Democratic Republic has become the 18th WTO member to formally accept the WTO’s Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA)....Read
On 17-18 September 2015 at Mercure Hotel, Vientiane Capital, Department of Import and Export(DIMEX), Ministry of Industry and Commerce on behalf of Trade Facilitation Secretariat (TFS) organized a training on how to use Lao PDR Trade Portal led by honorable chairperson Mr. Khemdeth Sihavong, Deputy Director General of DIMEX; to participants from government and private sectors from 9 provinces: Vientiane, Bolikhamxay, Khammuan, Xaysomboun, Luangphabang, Xiengkhuang, Xayyabuly, Savannakhet and Champasack. The training was financially supported by multi-donor trust fund of the Second Trade Development Facility (TDF2)....Read
On 18 August 2015, Department of Import and Export, Ministry of Industry and Commerce on behalf of Trade Facilitation Secretariat (TFS) Office organizes “The 4th Trade Facilitation Secretariat Meeting” at Landmark Hotel, Vientiane Capital, under honorable chairperson H.E. Mme. Khemmani Pholsena, Minister of Industry and Commerce, Head of Trade Facilitation Secretariat. The participants of this meeting includes TFS members, relevant sectors and private sectors....Read