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Measures Applicable at this Level
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NameTypeAgencyLawValidity
    
Licensing Requirement to provide telecommunications servicesLicensing (based on experience, track record, technical requirements, and/or other)Ministry of Posts and TelecommunicationsLaw on Telecommunication (Amended) No. 09/NA, dated 21 December 201131-12-9999
Requirement for a registration to establish telecommunications enterprisesAdministrative RequirementsMinistry of Posts and TelecommunicationsLaw on Telecommunication (Amended) No. 09/NA, dated 21 December 201131-12-9999
Requirement for each category of telecommunication services license to be valid for specific timeNumerical restrictions (duration license)Ministry of Posts and TelecommunicationsLaw on Telecommunication (Amended) No. 09/NA, dated 21 December 201131-12-9999
Requirement for internet service providers to be restricted from several activitiesPerformance requirements (mandatory)Ministry of Posts and TelecommunicationsDecree on Internet Information Management No. 327/GOV, dated 16 September 201431-12-9999
Requirement for internet service providers to comply with dutiesPerformance requirements (mandatory)Ministry of Posts and TelecommunicationsDecree on Internet Information Management No. 327/GOV, dated 16 September 201431-12-9999
Requirement for license to use or transfer radio frequency spectrumAuthorization / permit requirements Ministry of Posts and TelecommunicationsLaw on Telecommunication (Amended) No. 09/NA, dated 21 December 201131-12-9999
Requirement for telecommunications providers to refrain from various activities including anti-competititive conductProhibitionMinistry of Posts and TelecommunicationsLaw on Telecommunication (Amended) No. 09/NA, dated 21 December 201131-12-9999
Requirement for Telephone Number Service providersPerformance requirements (mandatory)Ministry of Posts and TelecommunicationsDecision on telephone number management No. 23/MPT, dated 8 January 201531-12-9999
Requirement for Telephone Number Service Providers to pay feesFeeMinistry of Posts and TelecommunicationsDecision on telephone number management No. 23/MPT, dated 8 January 201531-12-9999
Requirement for telephone number service providers to refrain from activities, including providing numbering services which are not registeredProhibitionMinistry of Posts and TelecommunicationsDecision on telephone number management No. 23/MPT, dated 8 January 201531-12-9999
Requirement for website managers to be restricted from displaying on their sites certain informationPerformance requirements (mandatory)Ministry of Posts and TelecommunicationsDecree on Internet Information Management No. 327/GOV, dated 16 September 201431-12-9999
Requirement for website managers to comply with dutiesPerformance requirements (mandatory)Ministry of Posts and TelecommunicationsDecree on Internet Information Management No. 327/GOV, dated 16 September 201431-12-9999
Requirement of payment of annual feeFeeMinistry of Posts and TelecommunicationsLaw on Telecommunication (Amended) No. 09/NA, dated 21 December 201131-12-9999
Requirement on the conduct that fall within anti-competitive conductProhibitionMinistry of Posts and TelecommunicationsDecision on competition of telecommunication No. 019/MPT, dated 8 January 201531-12-9999
Requirement to inspect information to be dessiminated on websitesPerformance requirements (mandatory)Ministry of Posts and TelecommunicationsDecree on Internet Information Management No. 327/GOV, dated 16 September 201431-12-9999
Requirement to obtain telephone number approval for service providersAuthorization / permit requirements Ministry of Posts and TelecommunicationsDecision on telephone number management No. 23/MPT, dated 8 January 201531-12-9999
Requirement to refrain from dessiminating certain content on internetProhibitionMinistry of Posts and TelecommunicationsDecree on Internet Information Management No. 327/GOV, dated 16 September 201431-12-9999
Requirements on the conduct that fall within unfair competitive behaviourProhibitionMinistry of Posts and TelecommunicationsDecision on competition of telecommunication No. 019/MPT, dated 8 January 201531-12-9999
A. Criteria for License ExtensionsAuthorization / permit requirements Ministry of Posts and TelecommunicationsDecision on Approval of Internet Service Business Operation No. 2530/MPT, dated 22 September 201531-12-9999
Accompanying Documents to be Submitted with Internet Services Business Operation License ApplicationsAuthorization / permit requirements Ministry of Posts and TelecommunicationsDecision on Approval of Internet Service Business Operation No. 2530/MPT, dated 22 September 201531-12-9999
Level 0 and Level 1 Measures Also Applicable
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NameTypeAgencyLawValidity
    
Approved lease or concession of state owned land is zonedZoning restrictionsLand inspection AuthorityInstruction As regards the implementation of decree on state-owned land approval for lease or concession No. 20/PMO.NLMA, dated 9 April 201031-12-9999
Capital requirement by foreigners for investment in general business.Minimum capital requirementsMinistry of Planning and InvestmentLaw on Investment Promotion No. 02/NA, dated 8 July 200931-12-9999
Duration for Business Establishment or Project OperationNumerical restrictions (duration license)Land inspection AuthorityPrime Minister’s Decree on the Leasing of State Land No. 135/PM, dated 25 May 200931-12-9999
Investment Approval ProceduresAuthorization / permit requirements Ministry of Planning and InvestmentLaw on Investment Promotion No. 02/NA, dated 8 July 200931-12-9999
Limitation placed on duration of land lease for foreignersNumerical restrictions (duration license)Land inspection AuthorityAmended Land Law No. 04/NA, dated 21 October 200331-12-9999
Prohibition of sending Lao labor overseas in dangerous work conditionsProhibitionMinistry of Labour and Social WelfareAmended Labour Law No. 43/NA, dated 24 December 201331-12-9999
Requirement for acquisition of land use rights to be determined on 3 basesLand Ownership Land inspection AuthorityAmended Land Law No. 04/NA, dated 21 October 200331-12-9999
Requirement for approval for lease or concession of state owned landAuthorization / permit requirements Land inspection AuthorityInstruction As regards the implementation of decree on state-owned land approval for lease or concession No. 20/PMO.NLMA, dated 9 April 201031-12-9999
Requirement for approval for transferring concession rights or sharesAuthorization / permit requirements Ministry of Planning and InvestmentDecree on the Implementation of the Investment Promotion Law No. 119/PM, dated 20 April 201131-12-9999
Requirement for approval to grant lease or concession of State land which must specify land use objctivesPerformance requirements (mandatory)Land inspection AuthorityPrime Minister’s Decree on the Leasing of State Land No. 135/PM, dated 25 May 200931-12-9999
Requirement for authorisation to use rights acquired from land lease or land concession as collateralAuthorization / permit requirements Land inspection AuthorityPrime Ministerial Decree on the Implementation of the Land Law No. 88/PM, dated 3 June 200831-12-9999
Requirement for branches of foreign legal entity to be registeredAdministrative RequirementsMinistry of Planning and InvestmentLaw on Investment Promotion No. 02/NA, dated 8 July 200931-12-9999
Requirement for business cooperation contract to be declared and certifiedAdministrative RequirementsMinistry of Planning and InvestmentLaw on Investment Promotion No. 02/NA, dated 8 July 200931-12-9999
Requirement for business operators not to engage in anticompetitve conductProhibitionBusiness competition commissionLaw on Business Competition No. 60/NA, dated 14 July 201531-12-9999
Requirement for change of ownership of trademark to be recordedPerformance requirements (non-mandatory)Science Technology and Environment AgencyDecree on Trademarks No. 06/PM, dated 18 January 199531-12-9999
Requirement for consumer protection organisaitons to provide information on dangerous goods and servicesPerformance requirements (mandatory)Ministry of Industry and CommerceConsumer Protection Law No. 02/NA, dated 30 June 201031-12-9999
Requirement for establishment of recruitment service enterprises to be based on meeting technical requirementsNationality (for services supplier)Ministry of Labour and Social WelfareAmended Labour Law No. 43/NA, dated 24 December 201331-12-9999
Requirement for establishment of recruitment service enterprises to be based on meeting technical requirementsAuthorization / permit requirements Ministry of Labour and Social WelfareAmended Labour Law No. 43/NA, dated 24 December 201331-12-9999
Requirement for establishment of recruitment service enterprises to be based on meeting technical requirementsLicensing (based on experience, track record, technical requirements, and/or other)Ministry of Labour and Social WelfareAmended Labour Law No. 43/NA, dated 24 December 201331-12-9999
Requirement for fee in the form of warranty to be deposited to conduct concession investmentFeeMinistry of Planning and InvestmentDecree on the Implementation of the Investment Promotion Law No. 119/PM, dated 20 April 201131-12-9999
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