1 2 月3日，连接昆明与老挝万象的中老铁路正式通车，线路北起中国昆明，向南途经玉溪市、普洱市、西双版纳傣族自治州，再经过我国的磨憨口岸到达老挝首都万象市，全长 1035公里，投资总额约60亿美元。
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wow! That is a beautiful looking railway. Trust the Chinese to get it done quickly and to a high standard. Congrats from Scotland!
And remember you have to pay the loan
And the debt trap policy continues.. Rip laos
This is great! Railway is the future of efficient transportation on land.
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At the very least, Laos will have to pledge several mines to make those payments.
Even if there were no debt, these countries would still have to borrow more foreign debt because of poverty, the difference is that it's not China anymore...
This railway cost only $6 billion, of which Laos would have to pay $2.4 billion and have a 30-year repayment period, but it would boost the economy by far more than that. These countries are not idiots, what are really stupid are ignorant trolls who think they are debt traps without evaluating their projects.
California's high speed rail budget has increased to $100 billion, which I think is the real debt trap.
US has always been arrogant in pointing the finger at others, forgetting that, in many countries' eyes, it is the US that is the source of evil.
You can't find the word "humanity" in the US dictionary..
These countries used to be western colonies. What did the West do to them before the Chinese came?
The government can't even muster enough money to repair its crumbling infrastructure