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Laos hopes for economic boost from Chinese-built railway
Nov 28, 2021 | Channel News Asia
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BANGKOK: A new US$6 billion Chinese-built railway line opens in Laos on Friday (Dec 3), bringing hopes of an economic boost to the reclusive nation, but experts are questioning the benefits of a project that has seen thousands of farmers evicted from their land. The 414km route took five years to
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