ON THE RECORD
Following allegations Laos has ignored its Mekong River Commission (MRC) neighbours and proceeded with construction of the Xayaburi Dam project, Laos' Deputy Minister of Energy and Mines Viraphonh Viravong spoke to the Bangkok Post Sunday to explain the other side of the story. The following is an edited version of the interview.
LAYING THE GROUNDWORK: Trucks and other heavy machinery are seen working at the Xayaburi Dam site in the mountains.
After the MRC meeting in December in Siem Reap, Cambodia, what has Laos done with the Xayaburi hydropower project?
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