Lao Kip

Lao Kip

Lao Kip overview

The kip (Lao: ກີບ; code: LAK; sign: ₭ or ₭N; French: kip; officially: ເງີນກີບລາວ, lit. "currency Lao kip") is the currency of Laos since 1952. Historically, one kip was divided into 100 att (ອັດ).

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Lao Kip news

Exploring the heartland of Laos by motorbike

Tourists often make their way to central Laos to rent a motorbike in Thakhaek district, the capital of Khammuan province, to hit “The Loop”, a 450-kilometre circular route passing through the two provinces and featuring an abundance of scenic and other at

about 2 months subjunctive positive
Energy and mines growth boost Lao
Energy and mines growth boost Lao

THE LAO government says the country will earn increased revenues from the energy and mines sector this year on the back of continued growth.

about 2 months conditional positive
Was cash bust at Lao border part of bigger operation?
Was cash bust at Lao border part of bigger operation?

Suspecting that the two Lao men arrested on Tuesday trying to cross the border into Laos from Nong Khai with more than Bt98 million in undeclared Thai banknotes might be part of a larger criminal undertaking, Thai Customs officials plan to discuss the matter with their Lao counterparts.

about 2 months subjunctive negative
Laos facing structural challenges despite robust economic growth: report - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Laos is still grappling with challenges and pending issues impeding macroeconomic development despite robust expansion of its economy, local newspaper Vientiane Times quoted a government report as saying on Sunday.

about 2 months indicative negative
Rescue of endangered bears highlights Laos’ uphill fight against wildlife trade

The capture of endangered Asiatic black bears, which are typically exported and sold so their parts can be used for medicinal purposes, continues to occur in Laos, despite efforts to reduce wildlife poaching and trafficking in the ASEAN nation and pledges by authorities to crack down on those who engage in them.

about 2 months indicative negative
WB supports Laos to reduce disaster risks - Xinhua | English.news.cn

The World Bank recently provided a loan of more than 257 billion kip (31 million U.S. dollars) to Laos for implementing its disaster risk management project.

about 2 months conditional positive

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