Laos Politics

Laos Politics, Population and Geography

General information: General information. In 1975, the communists seized power, ending the reign of a 600-year-old monarchy. The policy of close ties with Vietnam and socialization was replaced by a gradual turn towards private enterprise, the adoption of laws facilitating foreign investment, and joining ASEAN in 1997. Geography Location: Southeast Asia, northeast of Thailand, west […]

Laos Entry Requirements

Laos Entry Requirements

Passport and visa regulations Nationalities Passport required visa required Return ticket required Turkey Yes Yes Yes Austria Yes Yes Yes Germany Yes Yes Yes Switzerland Yes No/1 Yes Other EU countries Yes Yes, 1 Yes Passport information Generally required, must still be valid for at least 6 months upon entry. Visa information Attention: There is […]

Luang Prabang Laos

Landmarks in Laos

According to topschoolsintheusa, Laos is a People’s Democratic Republic and the only landlocked country in Southeast Asia. The narrow southern part of the country is located on the Indochinese Peninsula between Vietnam, Thailand and Cambodia, while the northern part is on the Southeast Asian mainland and borders Myanmar and the Chinese province of Yunnan. In […]