A railway bridge under construction by Chinese engineers across the Mekong River in Luang Prabang. Photo: Xinhua
China’s rail link to Laos is almost half done, on track to start in 2021
  • The 414km railway from Yunnan’s provincial capital of Kunming to the Laotian capital of Vientiane would cut travelling time to three hours, from three days
  • Laos is dependent on China to bankroll the US$7 billion project, raising concerns of being caught in a debt trap
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Topic |   Laos
China’s rail link to Laos is almost half done, on track to start in 2021
  • The 414km railway from Yunnan’s provincial capital of Kunming to the Laotian capital of Vientiane would cut travelling time to three hours, from three days
  • Laos is dependent on China to bankroll the US$7 billion project, raising concerns of being caught in a debt trap
56 minutes ago
A railway bridge under construction by Chinese engineers across the Mekong River in Luang Prabang. Photo: XinhuaA railway bridge under construction by Chinese engineers across the Mekong River in Luang Prabang. Photo: Xinhua
Laos
China’s rail link to Laos is almost half done, on track to start in 2021
56 minutes ago
  • The 414km railway from Yunnan’s provincial capital of Kunming to the Laotian capital of Vientiane would cut travelling time to three hours, from three days
  • Laos is dependent on China to bankroll the US$7 billion project, raising concerns of being caught in a debt trap
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