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COVID-19 Delays Economic Recovery — ADB
The economic recovery in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic slowed amid a second wave of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic that has led to lockdowns and lower consumer spending, according to a report released...
Agriculture and Tourism Key to Lao PDR's Sustainable and Shared Prosperity — ADB
Raising competitiveness and strengthening the links between agriculture and tourism will contribute to post-coronavirus disease (COVID-19) recovery and inclusive growth in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, according to...
Q&A: Srinivas Sampath on infrastructure investment in Southeast Asia
Srinivas Sampath, Director of ADB's Southeast Asia Urban Infrastructure Division, talks about infrastructure investment and the impact of COVID-19 in Southeast Asia in an interview by Southeast Asia Infrastructure.
Developing Agriculture and Tourism for Inclusive Growth in the Lao People's Democratic Republic
This report explores potential links between the agriculture and tourism sectors that could strengthen infrastructure development and inclusive growth in the Lao People's Democratic Republic.