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New miners to come under scrutiny in Laos

Vientiane Times July 20, 2016

Govt gets tough on forest conservation, timber trade

Vientiane Times, 24 December 2014
The government cabinet has agreed to impose tougher measures on the timber trade and forest protection in a bid to ensure the efficient use of natural resources and preserve the nation’s forests.

The agreement was made at the government’s monthly meeting on December 22 when the cabinet also discussed and made decisions on a number of issues.

Presided over by Prime Minister Thongsing Thammavong, the meeting discussed and agreed in principle to amend the Prime Ministerial Order on forest management and the timber trade.

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