Lao President Bounnhang Vorachith on October 18 sent a message to President Tran Dai Quang conveying his sympathies to the Vietnamese Party, Government and people over the recent devastating floods that caused heavy losses in both human lives and property.
VOV.VN -National Assembly (NA) Vice Chairman Phung Quoc Hien praised the development of special relationship and comprehensive cooperation between Vietnam and Laos while receiving President of Laos’ State Audit Organisation Viengthong Siphandone on October 19 in Hanoi.
VOV.VN - Quang Tri provincial Party Committee held a prize giving ceremony on October 19 for winners of a writing contest on the history of Vietnam-Laos special ties.
A favourable geographical location is one of the central Quang Tri province’s advantages in attracting investment, said Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chinh.
Vietnamese firms ship an annual average of about 0.8 million tonnes of fertiliser overseas, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
VOV.VN - Vietnam and Laos shared experience in religious affairs at a conference on October in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue as part of activities marking the 55th anniversary of their diplomatic ties.
Nearly 100 Vietnamese alumni and over 60 teachers at the National University of Laos (NUL) gathered in Vientiane on October 6.
The Da Nang city People’s Committee has recently approved a project on developing sea-based economy by 2025 with vision to 2030, aiming to build the central city into a maritime economic hub with explosive growth in companion with environment protection and sustainable development.
VOV.VN - President Tran Dai Quang and National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan on October 3 gave separate receptions to the visiting Lao Prime Minister, Thongloun Sisoulith in Hanoi.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said the Vietnamese Party, Government, and people cherish the relationship with Laos, considering it a valuable asset in the two countries’ revolutionary cause.
A singing festival was held in the northern province of Thai Nguyen on September 30 to celebrate the 55th founding anniversary of Vietnam-Laos diplomatic ties and 40 years of the Vietnam-Laos Treaty of Amity and Cooperation.
VOV.VN - Vietnam and Laos have just completed a master plan on restoring the national border marker system and increasing the number of markers.
The Government of Laos hosted a ceremony to inaugurate and hand over a memorial house dedicated to President Ho Chi Minh in the late President’s home province of Nghe An on September 29.
The Saigon Thuong Tin Commercial Joint Stock Bank in Laos (Sacombank Laos) inaugurated a branch in the Lao central province of Savannakhet on September 29.
The central province of Quang Nam hosted a Vietnam-Laos friendship exchange on September 28 to mark the 55th anniversary of bilateral diplomatic ties and 40 years since the signing of the Vietnam-Laos Friendship and Cooperation Agreement.
The Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL), the Asia-Pacific International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) and the Lao Federation of Trade Unions (LFTU) shared experience to promote cooperation at the sixth Joint Coordination Meeting in the northern province of Ninh Binh on September 28.
Minister of Home Affairs Le Vinh Tan hosted a reception for his Lao counterpart Khamman Sounvileuth in Hanoi on September 28, during which the two sides reviewed their cooperation over the past years.
VOV.VN - Politburo member and Head of the Party Central Committee’s Organisation Commission Pham Minh Chinh hosted a reception in Hanoi on September 28 for Lao Minister of Home Affairs Khamman Sounvileuth.
A delegation from the Lao Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry visited the north-western province of Dien Bien from September 24-27 to share experience in encouraging agricultural expansion and increase values of farm produce.
VOV.VN - Senior officials of Dong Thap and the Lao province of Champasak signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on orientations for bilateral cooperation for 2017 – 2021 after their talks in the Mekong Delta province on September 27.