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Senior officials pay tribute to former Lao PM

Senior officials pay tribute to former Lao PM

Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh on May 15 led a delegation of high-ranking officials from the Vietnamese Party, State, National Assembly, and Government as well as the Vietnam Fatherland Front to pay tribute to former Lao Prime Minister and former Chairman of the Lao Front for National Construction Central Committee Sisavath Keobounphanh, who passed away on May 12 at the age of 92.

Lao Party extends greetings to Vietnam on National Reunification Day

Lao Party extends greetings to Vietnam on National Reunification Day

The Central Committee of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party (LPRP) has sent a message of congratulations to the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee on the occasion of the 45th anniversary of the liberation of the South and National Reunification Day (April 30).

Military Zone 5 High Command helps Laos and Cambodia in COVID-19 fight

Military Zone 5 High Command helps Laos and Cambodia in COVID-19 fight

VOV.VN - The Military Zone 5 High Command co-ordinated alongside relevant units on April 16 to donate medical equipment worth VND4.7 billion to support both Laos and Cambodia in their fight against COVID-19 epidemic with the donation taking place across four border gates in the provinces of Quang Nam, Kon Tum, Le Thanh, Gia Lai, and Dak Nong.

Vietnamese expat community support Laos in battling COVID-19

Vietnamese expat community support Laos in battling COVID-19

The Vietnamese community in Laos presented assistance totaling 113.9 million kip (US$13,000) to Lao Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Somdy Duangdy on April 10 to support the country’s fight against the COVID-19 outbreak.

Vietnam, Laos discuss ways to fight COVID-19

Vietnam, Laos discuss ways to fight COVID-19

Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Health Nguyen Thanh Long and Lao Minister of Health Bounkong Syhavong have agreed to set up a connection system to provide technical assistance in the prevention and test of COVID-19, as well as treatment of patients.

Defense Ministry helps Laos combat COVID-19 epidemic

Defense Ministry helps Laos combat COVID-19 epidemic

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s Ministry of Defense sent a number of experts to Laos on April 7, in addition to providing medical equipment worth over VND3 billion, to help the neighbouring Southeast Asian nation in their battle against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

Vietnam presents COVID-19 medical equipment to Laos, Cambodia

Vietnam presents COVID-19 medical equipment to Laos, Cambodia

Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Nguyen Quoc Dung on April 3 handed over medical equipment worth over VND7 billion (US$304,000) as gifts from the Vietnamese Government and people to their Lao and Cambodian counterparts to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.

Vietnam temporarily halts border crossing from/to Laos, Cambodia

Vietnam temporarily halts border crossing from/to Laos, Cambodia

VOV.VN - The Vietnamese government has decided to suspend cross-border activities of all people at the main and sub-border gates and trails that the nation shares with Cambodia and Laos, with the policy set to take effect from 00:00 hours on April 1 due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Vietnamese students in Laos stay calm amid COVID-19 pandemic

Vietnamese students in Laos stay calm amid COVID-19 pandemic

Almost Vietnamese students pursuing their study at the National University of Laos in Vientiane have stayed calm and abided by health quarantine regulations rather than return to Vietnam in order to avoid creating a burden on the homeland’s medical system amid the COVID pandemic.