On Monday, Lao Stock Exchange has improved on last week’s closing; the index has increased slightly by 8.85 points to close at 999.79 points. The market hosted only 800 shares traded, translating to about 3,760,000 kip, as the energy sector and banking stock climbed by 50 kip to finish at 4,900 kip and 5,200 kip, respectively at the final trading round, while others were flat. EDL-Gen contributed only 600 shares to the market turnover. In the meantime, BCEL and SVN both had 100 shares changed hands. There was no trade execution for others.