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Can I enter Laos with a Laos e-Visa for purposes other than tourism or business?

The answer is No. The Laos e-Visa is only valid for tourism and business purposes. It cannot be used for any other purpose, such as work or study. If you need to enter Laos for purposes other than tourism or business, you will need to apply for the appropriate visa through the nearest Lao Embassy or Consulate.

It is important to note that the Laos e-Visa also has specific entry requirements and restrictions, such as the allowed length of stay and permitted activities. Laos Immigration Services offers travelers the e-Tourist Visa with a single entry. Travelers can stay up to 30 days in Laos with this Laos e-Visa. If you plan to stay longer in the country, you need to apply for a consular visa at a diplomatic mission.

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