Lao PM urges Bokeo authorities to bolster commercial production

VIENTIANE : Prime Minister Phankham Viphavanh has told Bokeo provincial authorities to push for stronger agricultural production, with the growing of more crops for export, and to accelerate infrastructure development to benefit from transit services.
The premier made the comments when he met for talks with provincial leaders last week, according to the Paxaxon newspaper.
He instructed provincial leaders to tap the potential of the area by encouraging farmers to grow more crops, boost yields, and reduce imports.