Nation sets sights on trade policy improvement

Laos will continue to be active in improving its regulations and work plan to adapt to the World Trade Organisation rules after the country became a member in 2013. Despite Laos’ membership status, there are still many issues which need to be improved in order to implement the agreement obligations, Deputy Minister of Industry and Commerce, Mr Somchit Inthamith said at a meeting in Vientiane recently. He noted that this year marks the fourth anniversary of Laos’ ascension to WTO membership. The meeting aimed to share experiences and discuss the opportunities and challenges after the country became a WTO’s member, Mr Somchit said.

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