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More Bridges Expected between Thailand, Laos

Proudly contributed by Luc Citrinot

Within the Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS), Thailand and Laos are already the best-connected. The neighbours already share 10 official border checkpoints including four ‘Friendship Bridges’ crossing the Mekong River. The four bridges have served a rising number of travellers going both ways. Thai-Lao Friendship Bridge 1 is the oldest of all the border checkpoints over […]