The morning market was first built several years to liberation of thecountry. It was made up in 1950s. Its original location was in thetown, which called ” Namphou” at eh present. At that time the markethas not much commodities to sell just only the irrigation products,such as: vegetable, meat, and so on.
Afterward, the market had movedto Hatsady Village place. It was located currently, while the oldmarket had changed to be the place serving for Indian people, and thefirst Lao-American school was established there too. In 1954 or so, the morning market has one building consisting ofone floor. The seafood and irrigation products were sold as the mainproducts.
Inside the building, the venders sold the seafood, andoutside the building, which is the parking lot at the present, werethe place for selling irrigation products. In this period theindustrial products hadn’t been sold so much, just only the clothes,Lao silk, and there was no gold shop. At the same time, it had notmany shops, and the major customers were Lao people. As for the Kaudin market at this time hadn’t been built yet. Itwas a place for the knights, Indian people, Vietnamese, and some Laopeople to dwell in.
However, in 1966 was the year that bought about calamity toLaos, which was flood. At that time the top of the market was flooded. It resulted many people had to evacuate to other places. Shortly after, every situation had become as usual at morningmarket. Yet the place, which called Kaudin market at the present, andit was the place serving for knight, Indians people in the past hadbeen fired due to a villager’s carelessness.
Afterward, the Laogovernment had built a place for people to sell their products there. Like morning market, this time Kaudin market had not much goods tosell, just only irrigation products. And it had no rooms for sellingyet. People just sold their products in front of their house. In thatear both markets had no civilization because it was the periods ofreliance and self-sufficiency among Lao people. II.
The markets at the present. Currently, the morning market has developed in leaps and bounds afterthe liberation of the country. The old building was renovated from onefloor to be two floors. Furthermore, three building stretching alongeach side were built surround the main building, and each buildingcontains hundreds of rooms.However, to follow the instruction of the central politburo No34/CP on the improvement of the city of Vientiane