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High service costs challenge Laos' tourism business

Google News - Sat, 2016-06-04 03:11
Median expenditure level for a traveller in Laos is about US$65 a day, while in neighbouring Asean countries average visitors paid only US$45, President of the Lao Association of Travel Agents, Mr Somphong Deviengxay told Vientiane Times yesterday. catched

Stay longer in Laos

Google News - Thu, 2015-01-22 06:48
VIENTIANE, 22 January 2015: Lao PDR's Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism says it hopes to extend tourist length-of-stay in the country to 10 days by 2020. The ministry's department of tourism marketing director general, Saly Phimphinith, told ... catched