TITLE

Asia's 'Panama Canal': A Distant Prospect

PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Oct2006, Vol. 17 Issue 10, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Country Report
ABSTRACT
The article presents a discussion about plans to build a canal that will help in business development in Asia. It states that centuries old plans to create a canal connecting to the Indian Ocean and South China Sea across Thailand's Kra Isthmus look unlikely to be realized for a long period of time. It mentions that an alternative for the region would be an oil land bridge across Thailand.
ACCESSION #
22408713

 

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