Luang Prabang

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Luang Prabang

(luːˈæŋ prɑːˈbæŋ)
n
(Placename) a market town in N Laos, on the Mekong River: residence of the monarch of Laos (1946–75). Pop: 26 400 (2003 est)

Lu•ang Pra•bang

(luˈɑŋ prɑˈbɑŋ)
n.
a city in N Laos, on the Mekong River: former royal capital. 44,244.
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Description: The GMS Northeastern Corridor (encompassing Nanning in Guangxi Province, People s Republic of China; Hanoi and Thanh Hoa in Viet Nam; Louang Phrabang, Lao Peoples Democratic Republic; and Bangkok, Thailand) is one of the corridors identified in the GMS Transport Sector Strategy Study and links northeastern Lao PDR and northern Viet Nam.