Prostitution in Laos

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Tourism in Laos generates in excess of USD200 million per year but as the country opens up it has become a haven for sex tourism.[1][2] Laos also has a major problem of women from neighboring countries being imported by human traffickers for the illegal purpose of prostitution.[3]


  1. ^ "Laos threatened by sex and drugs". Australian. Retrieved 2012-04-11. 
  2. ^ "Laos: Sex, drugs and inner tubes". Global Post. Retrieved 2012-04-11. 
  3. ^ "Laos". Trafficking in Persons Report 2008. U.S. Department of State (June 4, 2008). This article incorporates text from this source, which is in the public domain.