Category Archives: Tech


Latest Ransomware Virus Targets Thailand, Is Laos Next?


‘WannaCry’’ ransomeware may sound like a silly name, however this computer virus is anything but.

This global cyberattack is the latest virus that has been rapidly sweeping across 150 countries and terrorizing over 200,000 victims. Though it has yet to be seen in Laos, several digital billboard advertisements were taken …

HUAWEI P10/P10 Plus Official Launch

On 22 April 2017 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Vientiane Capital, Huawei Technologies Lao held a launch ceremony for its new product, the HUAWEI P10/P10 Plus, a smartphones that comes equipped with new innovations. The product was presented by Mr. Sujinyong, Director of Communications Equipment at Huawei Lao, and …

Apple of Her Eye: Nothing Like The Real Thing

LTH Apple Store

The manager of Laos’ only official Apple Authorised Reseller store says there’s nothing like the real thing.

As a marketing symbol, you can’t get much more potent than the apple. That remarkably simple and instantly recognisable image of an apple with a single bite taken out is now as ubiquitous …

Staying On Top: How 108 Jobs is Riding the Startup Wave

108 Jobs

When it comes to technology-based start-ups – or any new business, for that matter – disruption is the name of the game. You want to storm an existing market, or creep into the margins and beat others at their own game, securing your own place in the vast ocean that

Innovative UXO Drone Can Save Lao Lives

UXO Drone

The Vietnam War was one of tragedy, terror, and tension, yet for the majority of the world it is in the past and is simply a period to be remembered. However, for the people of Laos, the Vietnam War, despite ending in 1973, is still being fought today. This anomaly

LANIC Officially Takes Over Dot.La Domain Suffix domain

Management and operation of Laos’ internet top-level domain (.la) was officially launched by the Lao National Internet Center (LANIC) yesterday.

The top-level domain for Laos, is based on the Laos country code, and was established in 1995. It was recently returned to the Lao government, after being …

ALO Technologies Ambushes Lao Smartphone Market

ALO, the world’s first Lao smartphone, will make its debut in stores around Laos later this month.

The ALO brand of smartphone is part of a larger group of electronic products offered by ALO Technologies Laos. The company hopes to become the number one choice in technology products and …

Top 10 Highest Traffic Lao Websites in Laos

High Traffic Lao Websites

The top 10 highest traffic Lao websites  may actually surprise you. Banking websites take top traffic dollar, with news sites and job portals close behind, giving a broad overview of what the average Lao internet user is spending their time on.

According to a recent survey, many Laos-based businesses feel …