ADB Strengthens Laos Electricity Sector

The Asian Development Bank has granted USD20 million to construct a power plant and transmission system in Laos. The initiative aims to address the fragmentation of the country’s electric distribution system by linking other ADB-funded power projects.

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  • Ivy Mungcal

    As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.