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11 November 2018

Laos: Details emerge that govt and some companies knew of dam's defects days before its collapse

Author: Asia Times

"Details emerge of 'confusion' in Laos prior to dam collapse," 08 November 2018...

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Company non-response
26 August 2018

Korea Western Power Company did not respond

Business & Human Rights Resource Centre invited Korea Western Power Company to respond to a report alleging faulty construction of the collapsed dam that forms part of the Xe-Pian Xe-Namnoy hydropower project in Champassak, Laos.  The company did...

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24 August 2018

Laos: Groups demand accountability from companies as well as insurers for collapse of Xe Pian-Xe Namnoy dam

On 23 July 2018, a dam in the Xe Pian-Xe Namnoy hydropower project collapsed and released massive amount of water that resulted to disastrous flooding in districts of southern Laos....

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