Bungle in The Jungle

Gluckman, Ron; Huang, Joyce
August 2011
Forbes Asia;Aug2011, Vol. 7 Issue 9, p24
The article offers information on the Golden Boten City, a project that, at one time, promised progressive business activities in Laos. It is better known for information hotel-casino complex. In 2003, a developer leased this 21-square-kilometer site from Laos for 99 years, and buildings started going up. As gaming halls proliferated, rows of shops also came into existence.


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