Educating Laos

Treadgold, Tim
December 2006
Forbes Asia;12/25/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 22, p20
The article deals with the performance of mining company Oxiana in Laos. Oxiana spends $300,000 a month and has 900 workers engaged in removing unexploded ordnance. The company expects to mine 170,000 ounces of gold and 60,000 tons of copper this year at Sepon, an output valued at close to $500 million, with at least $250 million sticking as profit.


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