As the director of one of Cam*bodia’s largest breweries, Malay*sian businessman Goh Nan Kioh has made millions selling Angkor Beer to Cambodians. But now his latest business venture, a controversial mainstream Mekong dam in Laos, is drawing the ire of environmentalists who believe that it will be detrimental to Cambodia’s fisheries, which are the main protein source for Cam*bodians living downstream. Khoo Teng Keat, executive director of Mega First Corpora*tion Bhd—the Malay*sian company in charge of building the Don Sahong dam in Laos—confirmed Wednesday that Mr. Goh is both the executive chairman of Mega First and the director
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