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This article is in need of an infobox!
- I found Template:Infobox City, but we don't have all that info yet. Mark1 04:20, 8 August 2005 (UTC)
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Contradiction in population figures
- First one was probably for Vientiane Capital, and the other for the province of Vientiane, which is to the north. The Lao National Tourism Administration pegs the population at around 600,000 , whereas the US department of state puts it at around 850,000. DigitalC (talk) 21:17, 2 February 2012 (UTC)
Duplicate content in this article and Vientiane Prefecture
There is content in Vientiane Prefecture which I believe rightly belongs under Vientiane city. Particularly the History and Landmarks sections of Vientiane Prefecture. Users are likely to visit the Vientiane city article first and may not necessarily visit the Vientiane Prefecture article.
For History, all but the last paragraph of History in Vientiane Prefecture would rightly belong in the Vientiane city article. Or better still, a History of Vientiane subarticle might need to be created. This could then be linked from both main articles to avoid version differences which have now arisen in the texts.
And for Landmarks, this info in Vientiane Prefecture is something a user would expect to find under Vientiane city. But some landmarks do pertain to the prefecture e.g. Buddha park. Again a subarticle is likely the best course.
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MAJOR ERROR ON BRATISLAVA PAGE
Hey guys just wondering, on the old bratislava page, they say they're the only capital on the border of two states, isnt this one one too? — Preceding unsigned comment added by 220.127.116.11 (talk) 13:10, 15 February 2014 (UTC)