Construction of biggest tourist complex in Laos takes shape

Laos-ASEAN International Trade Company has injected over US$500 million in building the biggest tourist complex of ASEAN in Nongpene area, Hadxayfong District, Vientiane Capital, according to Lao News Agency.

“The construction aims to ensure the integration into ASEAN Economic Community by 2015, and it is expected to draw a large sum of revenues to the country in the future,” General Director of Laos-ASEAN International Trade Company Thanakit Souvannavong said at a religious ceremony before starting the construction on Thursday.

Nongpene construction project to be implemented on 150 ha will be developed as the biggest tourist site of ASEAN in Laos.

The project will build a five-star hotel, a golf court, a man-made lake, an international shopping centre, a Disneyland Park, ASEAN style houses, an entertainment place and a tourist complex, which is expected to complete in 2020.

The project will commence constructing next month, which will build a Disneyland park, man-made lake, an ASEAN development centre, an international shopping centre and a 73-ha golf court.

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