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Tunnelling Ahead as Laos-China Railway Proceeds on Track

This media article is about the construction of the Laos-China railway project. The project has a total investment of 40 billion Chinese yuan (about US$6 billion), 70 percent of which comes from China, with 30 percent from Laos. The project set to be completed by 2021 is seen to mark a significant milestone in the socio-economic and cooperation strategies of the two countries.

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Document type Archived web content
Language of document
  • English
  • Construction
  • Rail
Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
Copyright Yes
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Author (individual) Times Reporters
Publication place Vientiane, LAO PDR
Publisher Vientiane Times
Publication date 2017
Pagination 1
Keywords railroad construction
Date uploaded August 3, 2017, 15:44 (UTC)
Date modified December 20, 2019, 08:44 (UTC)