These earliest societies contributed to the ancestral gene pool of the upland Lao ethnicities identified collectively as “Lao Theung,” with the largest ethnic groups getting the Khamu of northern Laos, and the Brao and Katang in the south. The first archaeological explorations of Laos began with French explorers acting under...

  • November 1, 2022

A cement plant with an annual capacity of 10 million metric tons, owned by China’s Zhejiang Hongshi Cement Group, was just established near the new capital. What remains overlooked when citing Nusantara’s green credentials is the power- and process-connected emissions that will be produced by constructing a completely new city...

  • October 22, 2022