Category Archives: Real Estate


Centara to Open Three More Hotels in Laos in 2020

Centara Opens New Hotels in Laos

Centara, Thailand’s leading hospitality group led by Suthikiati Chirathivat, Chairman of the Board, has inked a management MOU with Asia Investment, Development & Construction Sole Co., Ltd (AIDC), a well-established investment and construction company in Laos. The agreement paves the way for Centara to enter into management agreements …

Digital Classifieds Group Receives AUD $2.25 million Investment From Strategic Private Equity Firm

Digital Classifieds Group

Australian-based Digital Classifieds Group (DCG), a rapidly growing online classifieds business with operations in Cambodia, Laos, Papua New Guinea and Fiji, recently received a major equity investment of AUD $2.25 million from private equity firm Belt Road Capital Management (BRCM).

DCG CEO Mathew Care said the company’s major investments in

New Law to Ensure Fair Compensation for Relocated Populations

Laos Compensation Resettlement

A new law will pave the way for fairer and faster compensation payouts for landowners that lose their property to development projects, according to a policy developer.

The draft law on stabilization of livelihoods will determine conditions to ensure people who lose property can enjoy better living conditions after relocation. …

IFC Gives Support to Aanandi Riverview Apartments

Aanandi Apartment

The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, will lend US$ 2 million to property developer Aanandi Lao Ltd for the construction of a multi-level serviced apartment building.

The apartment building, or condominium, will be located along the bank of the Mekong River in Vientiane Capital. …

Land Use Right Holders on 450 Year Road Reject Compensation

Land Use Rights 450 years Rd

Owners of land use rights for the remaining 167 plots along the 450 Year Road in Vientiane are still refusing to accept the compensation offered in return for the land they lost to the US$104 million highway, an official told the Vientiane People’s Council yesterday.

The government approved the construction …

Valuation of Your Property in Laos

Laos Valuation

By Work Live Laos
Are you looking to purchase a plot of land, or perhaps a new family home? Or have you inherited some property and are unsure of the value? Maybe you have a portfolio of investment properties and need appraisal? In order to know the true value of …

Laos is World’s Greenest Country

Among Asian countries, Laos has the highest percentage of forest area at 92.1 percent of the total area of the country. On the other hand, India, Bangladesh, Mongolia and Pakistan are among those with the least forest area.

Bhutan (81.5), Brunei (79.7) and South Korea (63.7) are also among Asian …

Laos Lacks Condo Law, Lags Behind other ASEAN Nations

Condo in Laos

By Work Live Laos
Have you ever dreamed of purchasing a condo and living out your days with a breezy view of Vientiane from the penthouse suite? While this dream may be close to a reality, it is best to check the legalities before snapping up that top floor condo.…