Applications can be filed for registration of trademarks, service marks, collective marks and figurative marks. Like other countries, Laos adopts the International Classification of Goods and Services under the Nice Agreement. Multi-class applications are accepted in Laos.
Foreign individuals or entities can file trademark applications in Laos if they have legal presence in Laos, for example representative offices. Otherwise, applications must be filed through Lao trademark agents.
Category : Trademark Application Procedures
The ASEAN Economic Community (AEC), set to come into effect on December 31, has the goal of transforming Southeast Asia into a region with free movement of goods, services, investment, skilled labour and a freer flow of capital.
With a population of over 600 million, greater than that of either Europe or North America, the combined economy of the 10 states comprising the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is forecast to become the world’s fourth largest economy by 2050.
Dao-Heuang Group, the largest coffee producer in Laos, is ready for a major expansion of its coffee and other agricultural products in Thailand in a bid to double its overall sales to US$320 million in the next five years.