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3 October 2023

Cambodia Gets Ready for Peak Tourism Season

The Government of Cambodia is preparing to introduce enhanced travel measures in time for its peak tourism season, which will run from mid-October through March of next year. These measures includes simplifying entry procedures, following the recommendation of Cambodia Prime Minister Hun Manet, and preparing to open the new Siem Reap Angkor International Airport..

21 September 2023

Viet Nam Eyes Becoming Key Transit Hub and Supply Chain Link for PRC Trade with ASEAN

In his remarks at the 20th China-ASEAN Expo and China-ASEAN Business and Investment Summit, Viet Nam Prime Minister Phạm Minh Chính remarked that the country is eyeing to become a key transit hub and a crucial supply chain link for commerce between ASEAN nations and the People’s Republic of China (PRC).

21 September 2023

Lao PDR, Guangzi Zhuang Autonomous Region, PRC, Discuss Further Strengthening Ties in Agriculture, Tourism

Lao PDR Prime Minister Sonexay Siphandone, in his meeting with the Chairman of the Guangzi Zhuang Autonomous Region (GZAR), People's Republic of China (PRC), Mr. Lan Tianli, expressed hopes of enhancing their relationship further.

21 September 2023

Railway between Lao PDR and PRC Continues to Increase Capacity

The Laos-China Railway Co., Ltd. (LCRC) continues to increase its capacity with the procurement of a new electric multiple unit (EMU) train in September. The added EMU will accommodate the growing number of train passengers and support Visit Laos Year 2024.

16 September 2023

Smart Border Gate between GZAR, PRC, and Viet Nam Set to Redefine Automated Customs Clearance

A smart border gate will be built at the Huu Nghi (Viet Nam) – Youyi Guan (PRC) border gate by the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region (GZAR) of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) and Viet Nam’s Lang Son Province. Mr. Xu Yongke, Vice Chairman of GZAR, noted that the smart border gate is set to improve the efficiency of customs clearance processes, taking customs clearance activities between the two sides to new heights with "no closing" and "no waiting."

14 September 2023

GMS Task Force on Trade and Investment Training

The First Training Session of the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) Task Force on Trade and Investment (TFTI) was held in-person in Bangkok, Thailand, on 13–14 September 2023.