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Despite the risks, Laos goes ahead with Pak Beng dam

At the Happy Bar, on the bank of the Mekong River, the Bob Marley tape starts up at the same time every night after the tourist boats dock. Reggae standards float out over the mountain jungle, tired but soothing with their message of peace, love and positivity. “Don’t worry about a thing,” Bob sings, as […]