Coronavirus – COVID-19 News & Update in Laos

Covid-19 in Laos

The Coronavirus or Covid-19 is one of the World’s most serious pandemics throughout recorded history. 215 countries all over the world have suffered from this epidemic with nearly 24,651,000 cases and over 836,000 deaths.  Laos is one of the Chinese neighboring countries where people, economy, and lifestyle are extremely damaged.

Coronavirus COVID-19 News Update in Laos

Updated on 28/08/2020

Coronavirus (Covid-19) News & Update in Laos

Total Cases22
Recovered Cases21

Entry Conditions in Laos

On the 20th of March, 2020, total suspension of visas (including tourist visa, visa on arrival, e-visa) at every entry point, along with the closure of all traditional checkpoints has been released except for diplomats, the staff of international organizations, business people, experts, and authorized foreign labor. All international and inter-provincial as well as traditional borders must remain closed to all people. Savannakhet International Airport has been temporarily closed until further declaration.

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Health Check in Laos

Health screening and temperature checks are performed at all airports and public areas. On the first of July 2020, all sporting events, casinos are allowed to resume operations. Social gatherings, weddings, parties, and traditional festivals may now be held. Entertainment venues including karaoke bars, nightclubs, and internet cafes are still closed until further declaration.

Tourist Attractions Update

Various events and festivals in Laos have been canceled or postponed. Please contact us if you have any specific inquiries about festivals, events, or shows.

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Special Notes

  • Bring hand sanitizing gel
  • Carefully wash hands during the day with soap and water, for at least 20 seconds. Use sanitizing gel if soap and water are not available
  • Try to avoid touching eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands
  • Refrain from drinking water from unknown sources

Coronavirus (Covid-19) Update in Laos Neighboring Countries

Coronavirus (Covid-19) News & Update in Vietnam

Total Cases1036
Recovered Cases637

Coronavirus (Covid-19) News & Update in Thailand

Total Cases3,410
Recovered Cases3,237

Coronavirus (Covid-19) News & Update in Cambodia

Total Cases273
Recovered Cases265

Coronavirus (Covid-19) News & Update in Myanmar

Total Cases602
Recovered Cases349