Laos’s capital Vientiane Wattay International Airport is looking to build a new airport by 2040, as the country faces a surging influx of tourists into the South East Asian country. In 2018, Wattay saw 1.5 million passengers pass through its terminal, a 25% increase year-over-year. Airports of Laos-Wattay International Airport director Bounlieng Phommathi ATW at the Inter airport South East Asia exhibition in Singapore that within five years, connections from Vientiane to China ...

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