ArrowArtboardCreated with Sketch.Title ChevronTitle ChevronIcon FacebookIcon LinkedinIcon Mail ContactPath LayerIcon MailPositive ArrowIcon PrintIcon Twitter
Business deals

Thai unicorn Flash Express partners with AIF Group in Laos

E-commerce startup looks to expand later in Cambodia and Vietnam using Lao network

Thai e-commerce unicorn Flash Express is joining with AIF Group to develop Laos market.  (Photo courtesy of the company) 

BANGKOK -- Flash Express, an e-commerce startup and Thailand's sole unicorn at present, has entered a joint-venture with Lao conglomerate AIF Group to expand logistics in the fabled Land of a Thousand Elephants. 

Flash Laos will start out in Vientiane, the Lao capital, serving the booming cross-border e-commerce with Thailand before expanding to other parts of the landlocked communist state, Flash Express Chief Executive Komsan Lee said on Thursday. 

Sponsored Content

About Sponsored Content This content was commissioned by Nikkei's Global Business Bureau.

Nikkei Asian Review, now known as Nikkei Asia, will be the voice of the Asian Century.

Celebrate our next chapter
Free access for everyone - Sep. 30

Find out more