The government of Laos and the World Bank signed agreements this week for three development projects backed by US$68 million in financing from the bank’s International Development Association (IDA).
The largest wind farm in Southeast Asia will be built in southern Laos under an agreement signed last week between the Lao government and Impact Energy Asia (IEA), a Thai renewable company.
The Laos World Trade Centre (WTC) signed an agreement last month with Thailand’s Major Cineplex Group to open a new cinema complex in Vientiane.
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Observers see the advent of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) at the end of 2015 as a mixed blessing for Laos.