A road upgrade linking Loei in Thailand with Luang Prabang in Laos will be completed in April, a project official says.
The official, who requested anonymity, told The Vientiane Times that the 367km road from Xayaboury province in Laos that will connect to Road 13 to the old Lao capital will be ready before the Lao New Year in April.
The road starts from Lao territory opposite Tha Li district in Loei, where an international bridge linking the two countries has been opened to boost trade and tourism.
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