Laos tragedy may halt further hydropower plans

THE government of Laos has announced it will suspend new hydropower projects and examine hydropower projects after a dam burst its banks in Attapeu province two weeks ago in the country’s south, killing an official total of 31 and leaving at least 130 more missing

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A public appeal has been launched by the Red Cross. Image obtained Red Cross media.

 

The state-run English language Vientiane Times said today that the "government has also decided to suspend the consideration of new investments in hydropower projects in ord...