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Laos banks on road link with China

Google News - Mon, 2016-06-20 00:28
With its fast-growing economy, landlocked Laos is turning a once disadvantageous position into an important land transport link for Asean regional connectivity with southern China's Yunnan province. The 114-kilometre Hongsa-Chiang Man Road, which will ... catched

Laos faces daunting challenge in road network upgrade

Google News - Thu, 2015-02-05 08:53
"Laos has only two national roads that meet the Asean standard, while the other six will have to be upgraded," Deputy Director General of the Ministry of Public Works and Transport's Roads Department , Mr Ngampasong Muongmany, said on Monday. catched

Japan signs accord with Laos aviation

Google News - Tue, 2015-01-20 06:59
VIENTIANE, 20 January 2015: Following the agreement with Cambodia, the governments of Lao PDR and Japan signed an Air Service Agreement in Vientiane last Friday. The agreement was signed by Public Works and Transport Minister, Bounchan ... catched