• Laos-China's $5.9 billion railway to launch as debt to Beijing mounts

  • Discussion about railroad topics everywhere outside of North America.
Discussion about railroad topics everywhere outside of North America.

Moderators: Komachi, David Benton

  by David Benton
 
https://www.stuff.co.nz/travel/experien ... ing-mounts
"Laos, a nation of 7 million people wedged between China, Vietnam and Thailand, is opening a $5.9 billion (NZ$8.66 billion) Chinese-built railway that links China's own poor southwest to foreign markets but piles on potentially risky debt."