A cultural, sport and tourism exchange programme between border localities of Vietnam and Laos will take place in the northern mountainous province of Son La from July 5-7.
VOV.VN - Authorities arrested three drug dealers today (June 27) for smuggling heroin across the border from Laos into Vietnam, reported the Vietnam News Agency.
The Vietnamese National Assembly (NA)’s Finance and Budget Committee and the Planning, Finance and Audit Committee of the Lao NA jointly held a conference to discuss decentralisation of state budget and public debt management on June 27 in the central province of Quang Nam.
National Assembly Vice Chairman Phung Quoc Hien on June 26 welcomed head of the Justice Committee of the Lao National Assembly Bouakham Thippavong.
Lao Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith has urged the Special Working Committees of the Vietnamese and Lao Governments to continue their close coordination in searching and repatriating remains of Vietnamese volunteer soldiers and experts who laid down their lives during the wars in Laos.
Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has suggested Vietnam and Laos step up medical cooperation with more diverse and effective activities in the time ahead to match with the special solidarity between the two countries.
The Presidents of the fronts of Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam had an exchange with outstanding students from the three nations at the Vietnam National University in Hanoi on June 25.
Vietnam and Laos convened the fourth meeting of their Scientific and Technological Cooperation Committee in Cua Lo town, the central province of Nghe An, on June 25.
The Presidents of the front organisations of Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam signed a tri-lateral cooperation programme for the period 2017-2020 at their third conference held in Hanoi on June 25.
A friendly sports exchange between the Vietnamese embassy in Laos and the Lao Presidential Office kicked off in Vientiane on June 23.
China, Laos and Vietnam jointly established a drug control cooperation office in the border county of Jiangcheng in China's southwest Yunnan province on June 20.
The High Command of the Military Zone 4 of Vietnam will continue cooperation with neighbouring Laos’s military units in 2017 in order to contribute to building a common border of peace, friendship, stability and development.
VOV.VN - The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism is preparing to host an annual free Vietnam-Lao cultural festival July 5-7 in the city of Son La in northwest Vietnam, featuring international dance, dress, music and food.
A fine art exhibition was kicked off in Vientiane on June 12 to celebrate the 55th anniversary of Vietnam-Laos diplomatic ties (Sept. 5).
Brocade weaving is a tradition of Lao ethnic people in Nua Ngam commune, Dien Bien district of the same name province. However, the trade is at risk of falling into oblivion, raising concerns among local artisans.
Star Telecom, a joint venture between the Laos-Asia telecom company and Vietnam's military-run Viettel telecom group, has won a contract to build a population management system for the Lao government.
A treaty supplementing the Border Delimitation Treaty between Vietnam and Laos regarding the revision of the starting point of the two countries’ border line was the focus of the National Assembly’s plenary session in Hanoi on June 6 morning.
A seminar was held in Phan Thiet city, the south central province of Binh Thuan, to look into the five and a half decades of the special friendship and comprehensive cooperation between Vietnam and Laos.
VOV.VN - A regional workshop on methods and strategies for implementing public private partnerships in tourism for Cambodia Laos Myanmar and Vietnam plus Thailand transpired in early May in Vientiane.
Anti-drug forces from Vietnam’s northwestern province of Dien Bien and Laos’ Oudomxay province have uncovered a major drug ring in Oudomxay.