Dung spoke highly of the visit, made on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the Truong Son Trail, which was a solid proof of special solidarity between the two Parties and countries during the anti-American war.
She affirmed that the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee, authorities and people always do their best to develop special relations with the LPRP and Vientiane in particular.
The host wished that high-ranking officials of the LPRP and Vientiane would contribute to the close and effective ties between the two cities.
She informed her guest of preparations for the Party Congress in localities and the 10th Congress of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee for the 2015-2020 tenure, towards the 11th National Congress for the 2020-2025 tenure.
The Party Congress in localities will determine socio-economic development orientations and high-ranking personnel structure for the next five years, which is significant to the future of Ho Chi Minh City, she said.
Khoutphaythoune, for his part, thanked the municipal Party Committee, authorities and people for providing support for Vientiane, thus improving its leadership capacity and fostering ties between the two cities.
He said Ho Chi Minh City’s experience is helpful to Vientiane, towards the seventh congress of the Vientiane Party Committee by 2020.
Host and guest agreed to continue reinforcing traditional friendship, special solidarity and comprehensive partnership between the two Parties, States and cities