Covid 19 Good Practices: Food Retailers
Covid 19 Good Practices: Food Retailers 2020 USAID English
The Lao Ministry of Health with support from USAID has published a poster-like “Good Practices for Covid-19” for food retailers. These simple, easy-to-follow measures will go a long way in ensuring your business is safe and hygienic for staff and tourists as Laos re-opens its doors to visitors.
Crisis Communications 2011 UNWTO English
Did your tourism-related business have a crisis communications strategy in place, when the Covid-19 pandemic kicked in? Probably not. So what, how, and how often are you communicating with travel agents, FITs, clients, guests and the public during this ongoing situation? “Toolbox for Crisis Communications in Tourism: Checklists and Best Practices” published by the United Nations World Tourism Organization, can help you navigate this virus storm.
Going Local: Riverside Boutique Resort, Vang Vieng
Going Local: Riverside Boutique Resort, Vang Vieng Oct 2020 WeAreLao English
Sustainable experiences reach into themed rooms at the Riverside Boutique Resort, while General Manager Mathieu Thaeron cuts consumption by relying on common sense and a clued-in staff.
MICE Guide to Laos 2020
MICE Guide to Laos 2020 2020 We Are Lao English
The Lao hospitality industry has introduced the second MICE Guide to Laos 2020. Twenty-four hotels and resorts have collaborated to show their synergy and determination to grow the tourism industry. This is up from the original 16 hotels, expanding the opportunity and selection of properties working in the MICE sector to showcase to partners worldwide that Laos is a true destinations for Meetings, Incentives, Conferences, and Exhibitions/Events.
Coronavirus: How Are Hotels Responding?
Coronavirus: How Are Hotels Responding? 2020 Sheri Kimes English
From 13-25 April, Sheri Kimes surveyed 893 hotels from 94 countries to uncover how they responded to Covid-19. The professor at the Cornell University School of Hospitality Management published the findings on 29 April in a simple slideshow-like report, with easy-to-read graphs and bullet points.
Luang Prabang Luxury and Upper Upscale Hotel Market View
Luang Prabang Luxury and Upper Upscale Hotel Market View 2019 Horwath HTL English
To determine the top-tier hotel supply (upscale and above), we analysed hotel demand sources and identified those characteristics upon which guests or others arranging for third party accommodation base their decisions of hotel selection. These characteristics were derived from information provided by executives knowledgeable in the local hotel markets and Horwath HTL’s knowledge and experience in the hotel, tourism, and leisure industries.
Destination Laos 2018 Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism English
This briefing for travel agents and the tourism trade is loaded with selling points for Laos. This trade guide opens the door to leisure activities and business travel, special interest travel and responsible tourism, and natural and cultural attractions. You'll find sample itineraries, and get a full sense and feeling for the country.
Dos & Don'ts in Laos
Dos Donts.pdf 2019 Luang Prabang Tourism Marketing Department English, Chinese, Laos
This cartoon posters shows visitors the cultural "Dos & Don'ts in Laos. Some may seem petty or strange, though for Lao people, these small acts and ways of behaving will bring you closer to the people while avoiding making a fool of yourself.
Lao Hotel Alliance
Lao Hotel Alliance 2019 We Are Lao English
You’ll get more than just a room when staying with a member of the Lao Hotel Alliance. The LHA presents a label of excellence for mid-range luxury Lao hospitality, while promoting selected locations across the country. The LHA label reflects quality and trust, and guarantees that Member hotels and resorts meet international standards for quality of service, rooms and facilities, and food safety and hygiene. Members place emphasis on sustaining the environment. LHA hotels are located in unique settings, and connect to a range of activities for those seeking cultural and heritage activities or adventures in nature.
2018 Statistical Report on Tourism in Laos
2018 Statistical Report on Tourism in Laos.pdf 2019 Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism English
The Tourism Development Department (TDD), Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism publishes annually tourism statistics relating to tourist arrivals, foreign exchange earnings from tourism, tourist expenditures, the average length of stay of tourists in Laos as well as tourist profiles, accommodation establishments and occupancy rates. The purpose of this Statistical Report on Tourism is to provide the public with clear information on a important sector of the Lao economy.