China, Laos sign railway deal (China Daily) | Lao Tribune

China, Laos sign railway deal (China Daily)

China and Laos signed an intergovernmental railway cooperation agreement in Beijing on Friday night, planning to introduce a modern rail line in Laos in 2020. Xu Shaoshi, head of National Development and Reform Commission, China’s top economic regulator, signed the document with Somsavat Lengsavad, deputy prime minister of Laos, at a ceremony at the Diaoyutai Stateā€¦