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News Laos Luang Prabang: Laos’ Luang Prabang eyeing tourist influx

Published on: Tuesday 07 January 2020
Laos’ Luang Prabang eyeing tourist influx
News source: https://www.phnompenhpost.com/business/laos-luang-prabang-eyeing-tourist-influx

Luang Prabang, in Laos, was crowded with visitors from around Laos and overseas over the New Year holiday, building local people’s hopes of a resurgence in tourism in the world heritage town. To entertain visitors, the city arranged a number of activities including concerts in the town centre while some temples in the former Lao capital offered New Year blessings for tourists.

News Laos Luang Prabang: Run-off dam met with reservation

Published on: Monday 06 January 2020
Run-off dam met with reservation
News source: https://www.bangkokpost.com/thailand/general/1830279/run-off-dam-met-with-reservation

The hydro-electric power plant planned in Luang Prabang will not have any big transboundary impact on Thailand, said the head of Laos' Department of Energy Policy and Planning, who argued that with Thailand's support, the project stands to benefit everyone.

News Laos Luang Prabang: New, shorter road to Luang Prabang now open

Published on: Wednesday 26 June 2019
New, shorter road to Luang Prabang now open
News source: https://www.bangkokpost.com/travel/1702816/new-shorter-road-to-luang-prabang-now-open

A new sealed road from the Thai border to the Lao province of Luang Prabang has opened to traffic, reducing travel time from Nan province to Luang Prabang from nine to five hours. Perames ...

News Laos Luang Prabang: A long weekend in Luang Prabang – Laos ancient town where authentic travel experiences still exist, for now

Published on: Sunday 23 June 2019
A long weekend in Luang Prabang – Laos ancient town where authentic travel experiences still exist, for now
News source: https://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/travel/article/3015516/long-weekend-luang-prabang-laos-ancient-town-where

There’s a single overriding reason to fast-track Luang Prabang to the top of any travel bucket list, and that is the railway line that is currently being built between Kunming, in China, and Vientiane ...

News Laos Luang Prabang: China to hold Conference on Dialogue of Asian Civilizations from May 15

Published on: Sunday 12 May 2019
News source: http://www.ecns.cn/hd/2019-05-13/detail-ifzicwaz7650911.shtml

(Xinhua/Yao Fang) A girl dressed in traditional costume is seen in Luang Prabang, Laos, April 15, 2018. China will hold the Conference on Dialogue of Asian Civilizations starting from May 15. Under ...