Ox relishing pastures in Laos

OXIANA shareholders are not the only ones toasting the success of the Melbourne-based miner’s Sepon copper-gold mine in Laos. As Paul Garvey saw when he visited the mine this week, the operation is having a profound effect on the local community and the Laos economy generally.

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Laos lays claim to some decidedly unfortunate titles. For starters, it is one of the poorest nations in Asia.

Secondly, it holds the title of the most heavily bombed nation on the planet.

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