Corruption: Don’t do it!

Corruption in Laos

‘Corruption’ can be defined in many ways.  At its simplest, it can be described as the abuse of public power or position for personal advantage.  Corruption is an offence under the laws of the Lao PDR, as well as in many other countries.

Some countries impose penalties on its own citizens for corrupt activities committed in other jurisdictions.

We recommend that you do not participate in any activities that could be deemed corrupt.