VOV.VN - The 15th ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community Council meeting opened on June 6 in Luang Prabang, Laos, discussing priorities of the Community in 2016, the master plan of the ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community until 2025 and related issues.
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The ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF) Defence Officials' Dialogue (ARF - DOD) opened in Luang Prabang, Laos on May 5, with much emphasis on humanitarian and security issues.
Young people from the northern mountainous province of Son La and the Lao provinces of Luang Prabang and Luang Namtha gathered at an exchange in the Vietnamese locality on April 21-22 to foster their collaboration.
Malaysia and Laos have agreed to explore areas of cooperation to strengthen their bilateral relations.
Construction of the new headquarters of the Vietnamese Consulate General in the northern Lao province of Luang Prabang began on January 7.
A two-day exchange for Vietnamese and Lao youth was held in the northern mountainous province of Dien Bien on December 9-10.
(VOV) - On December 8, Vietnamese and Lao border provinces signed a Memorandum of Understanding on cooperation in preventing and combating cross-border drug crime at a meeting in the northern mountainous province of Dien Bien.
Two Vietnamese films including Chang trai nam ay (Dandelion) and Dap canh giua khong trung (Flapping in the middle of nowhere) will be screened at the 2015 Luang Prabang Film Festival (LPFF), which starts on December 7 in Laos.
Vietnam’s northern Quang Ninh province, Laos’ Luang Prabang and Thailand’s Udonthani are working together for raise their profile on the global tourism map through making the most of their World Heritage sites in a “three heritages-one destination” programme.
Coordination in combating drug smuggling between the northern mountainous province of Dien Bien and northern Lao provinces has proved effective.
Vietnamese President Truong Tan Sang’s financial gifts were handed over to authorities in the Lao provinces of Luang Prabang and Houaphanh to build cultural and educational facilities on July 22.
Vietnam’s northern Son La province and Laos’ Houaphan and Luang Prabang provinces have erected 126 border markers to date along their shared border line, said the Son La Steering Committee on border-marker planting.
The northern province of Hoa Binh and Laos’ Luang Prabang province on December 26 signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on promoting bilateral cooperation.
Nearly 200 Lao students joined their fellow Vietnamese friends at the Phu Dong Sports Festival of the northwestern province of Dien Bien, which opened on February 28.
(VOV) -Vietnam’s northern Quang Ninh province and Lao’s Luang Prabang province have agreed to promote bilateral cooperation with a view to creating a healthy tourism environment and effectively fostering tourism.
(VOV) -Vietnamese Ambassador to Laos Nguyen Manh Hung met with overseas Vietnamese (OVs) in Luang Prabang on June 17.
Pham Quang Nghi, Secretary of the Hanoi Party Committee, received in Hanoi on May 22 a high-level delegation of Laos’ Luang Prabang province, led by Khampheng Saysompheng, Secretary of the provincial Party Committee and the province’s governor.
(VOV) - Around 400 Vietnamese are residing in Bokeo province, Laos.
(VOV) - Representatives from the Hue Relics Conservation Centre and the Luang Prabang World Heritage Office signed an agreement in Hue city on April 22 to promote cooperation in managing, conserving and preserving their cultural heritage.