Leth Xaiyaphone says officials from the province’s finance, forestry, and commerce departments are being investigated.
Provincial task force committees estimate 4,411 families will be affected by the $6 billion mega-project.
Officials sources say he did little other than enrich himself while in office.
She had labored for hours in agony, and died on her way to the operating room when doctors finally relented.
NGO officials said she ran away because she was unable to study and feared for her safety at the camp.
Lao officials say that only the already existing Bokeo provincial airport will now be used.
They had cut down rubber trees on farmland given by the government to a Vietnamese company.