Vientiane outlines plan to fight traffic
- Published: 9 Jan 2013 at 14.23
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Officials in Vientiane are considering new measures to ease traffic congestion during rush hours as more vehicles take to the streets of the formerly sleepy Laos capital.
Traffic travels past the Victory Monument in Vientiane, Laos, in this file photo from 2011. Brent Lewin/Bloomberg.
Short-term plans include a ban on parking cars on main roads, with no heavy trucks allowed downtown during the morning and evening rush hours, Vientiane Vice Mayor Keophilavanh Amphaylath told the Vientiane Times.
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