Lao PDR Resident Mission (LRM): Contacts and Holidays


Lao PDR Resident Mission (LRM) - Asian Development Bank (ADB)Corner of Lanexang Av. and Samsenthai Rd., P.O. Box 9724 Vientiane, Lao PDR
 Office hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Monday to Friday)
  Tel +856 21 250444   Fax +856 21 250333   E-mail   How to visit us

About Us

LRM's primary role includes:

  • Government, development partners, civil society, and private sector relations
  • Country programming
  • Policy dialogue and support
  • Country reporting
  • Aid coordination
  • External relations and information dissemination
  • Portfolio management and project administration

It also assists with:

  • Project and TA processing
  • Economic and sector work and other analytical work


Shunsuke BANDO (Mr)
Senior Country Specialist
Steven SCHIPANI (Mr)
Senior Portfolio Management Specialist
Souphavanh PHONMANY (Ms) 
External Relations Coordinator/NGO Focal Point
Khekdavanh SIVILAY (Ms)

Holidays 2017

The Lao PDR Resident Mission (LRM) will be closed on these dates:

New Year's Day January 2 (Monday)
International Women's Day March 8 (Wednesday)
Lao New Year April 13, 14, 17 (Thursday, Friday, Monday)
Labor Day May 1 (Monday)
Boat Racing Festival October 6 (Friday)
Lao National Day December 1 (Friday)
Christmas Day December 25 (Monday)
New Year's Eve December 29 (Friday)

Last updated: as of 9 January 2017