18 Feb 2019
LAOS: List Issued of Statutory Licenced Business Sectors
A state-compiled list of the business sectors where domestic and overseas investors require an official operating licence prior to commencing trading has now been issued. Among the sectors on this Controlled Business List (CBL) that have most relevance to Hong Kong companies are those related to retail and wholesale trade, textiles, paper and packaging, gaming software and real estate.
The full CBL (in Lao) can be accessed here. (The English version is not available yet)