Laos seeks clean city award

November 22, 2016 by  
Filed under Laos PDR, News

VIENTIANE, 22 November 2016: Laos is believes its top tourist destination, Luang Prabang, is a contender to gain the ASEAN Clean Tourist City Standard (ACTCS) in early 2018.

Vientiane Times quoted Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism’s Tourism Development Department deputy director, Phonemaly Inthaphome, saying the world heritage town would present its application soon.

“During our last meeting we collected information that would support Luang Prabang’s application. There are 108 criteria that need to be met.” Read more