China-Laos Railway boosts tourism, trade in one month of operation

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The China-Laos Railway has served about 670,000 passengers and transported 170,000 tonnes of cargo since it started operation about a month ago. Tourism bookings in Pu’er City and Xishuangbanna Dai Autonomous Prefecture in southwest China’s Yunnan Province have increased by 92.4 percent and 59.9 percent month-on-month, respectively.

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