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Lao PDR Conducts Third Census Ever - 2005-03-08


The Lao PDR sent out 20,000 census takers across the country to conduct its third census ever. The collected demographic data will be used for planning the socio-economomic development strategy for the next ten years.

In other news, Chinese and Vietnamese investors have increased their investments in Laos, with the Chinese building a $1.7 million-market plaza in Oudomxay province and a $20 million-cement plant in Saravanh.

The Vietnamese, meanwhile, have invested $30 million on a para rubber plantation in Champassack province.

Listen to our Laos-in-Brief report for detail.

Pictures courtesy of Sophaphone at www.geocities.com/MCRD1025A/index.html

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