HCM City officials visit Laos

(VOV) -Lao Deputy Prime Minister Somsavad Lengsavad on December 25 hosted a reception for a delegation from Ho Chi Minh City led by Vo Van Thuong, Standing Vice Secretary of the municipal Party Committee, in Vientiane.

Thuong, who is also a member of the Party Central Committee affirmed his city's resolve to realize its cooperative projects and programmes with Vientiane and other Lao localities to forge special relations between the two nations.

He expressed his conviction that under the sound leadership of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party, Lao people will gain greater achievements. 

The Deputy PM, in turn, expressed his delight at the twinning relationship between HCM City and Vientiane and and hoped the relations will grow steadily and efficiently in the time ahead.

The HCM City delegation is also scheduled to meet with Vice State President, Bounnhang Volachit, 
on December 26.