Laos Embassy to US
This is an official website of the Laos PDR embassy in Washington D.C. It provides online facts of the country, traveling information, and law of Laos PDR.
It is the online versions of books previously published (1988-98) in hard copy by the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress under the Country Studies/Area Handbook Program sponsored by the U.S. Department of the Army. Information about history, society, environment, economy, government, politics, and national security can be found.
Embassy of the United States in Laos
This is an official website of the embassy of the United States in Laos. It contains information related to programs and events, scholarships, services to the US citizens, and visa.
Journal of Asian Studies
This is a website of the Journal of Asian Studies. It covers a range of research topics about Asia, and some articles are free for download.
Kyoto Review of Southeast Asia
This website provides reviews of socio-political topics related to Laos and Southeast Asia. Type a related topic in search after connecting to the link.
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
"Site Map" link does not work. Other information regarding ministry of foreign affairs can be accessed from the home page, including MFA structure, decrees, statement of H.E. and diplomatic relations. There are also links to diplomatic missions, both in Laos and abroad, consulate generals, and international organizations in Lao PDR.
Ministry of Industry and Commerce
Website contains links to business directories, market prices, Lao trade news, Trade statistics, legistation, and organizational charts regarding Lao PDR. Some of the pages are scarce and some are not available.
Lao PDR Trade Portal
This website is intended to assist all those passing through border checkpoints of the Lao P.D.R. We hope that by knowing the facts before you cross our borders, you will save time, avoid committing criminal offenses, and help customs go about their job of protecting our borders from illegal activities.
Established in 2005, The SEAlang Library provides language reference materials for Southeast Asia, especially the non-roman script languages used throughout the mainland (Thailand, Burma, Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam).
The Digital Library of the Commons
This site provides full download of articles about Laos and Southeast Asia. Type a related topic in search after connecting to the link.
Digital Library of Lao Manuscripts
The Digital Library of Lao Manuscripts makes images of over 12,000 texts from throughout Laos easily accessible for study. Collaborating institutions are the National Library of Laos, the University of Passau, and the Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin Preußischer Kulturbesitz. The project is funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG) and the German Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ).
Asia Foundation for Laos
This is a website of the Asia Foundation, specifically for Laos. It contains information of the Asia Foundation’s projects related to economic reform, land management, law and justice, and governance.
The Mekong River Commission
This website contains information and reports about the development projects for countries sharing the Mekong River-Cambodia, Laos, Thailand and Vietnam.
The Southeast Asia Community Resource Center
This website is created by Lao and Southeast Asian refugees living in Sacramento, USA. It contains online handbooks, comparative narratives, and resources for ESL. (click ‘Resources Online’ and choose sub-links)
The World Bank, Laos
This is the World Bank website, specifically for projects in Laos. It contains data and statistic, publications, reports and updated news about the World Bank projects in Laos.
Southeast Asia Research Centre, City University of Hong Kong
This is a website of Center University of Hong Kong. It contains information about seminar and courses of studies about East and Southeast Studies. It provides free-download publications and working papers related to Lao and countries in Asia and other related topic for Southeast Asian studies.
Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and EAST Asia (ERIA)
ERIA is an international organization that supports the ASEAN Secretariat by making policy recommendations at regional governmental meetings. This website contains the information about the latest news, activities, research and publications.
Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), Southeast Asia
CSIS is an organization that provides strategic insights and policy solutions to decision makers in government, international institutions, the private sector, and civil society. This website provides information regarding programs of CSIS in Southeast Asia, interviews, publications, events, and news.
USAID in Laos
This website provides information regarding programs of USAID in Laos. The programs focus on providing assistance to improve the quality of medical services for victims of the unexploded ordinance that remains from the Indochina conflict more than 30 years ago, improving health system and education quality, and improving economic growth (trade reform and environment).