Lao localities eager to spur cooperation with HCM City

(VOV) -Ho Chi Minh City will boost comprehensive cooperation with Lao localities as a contribution to deepening the special relations between the two nations.

Lao Vice State President Bounnhang Volachit made the statement at a reception in Vientiane on December 26 for HCM City’s delegation led by Vice Secretary of the municipal Party Committee Vo Van Thuong which conducted a working visit to Laos from December 24-26.

The Lao leader asked the city and the Lao capital of Vientiane to rapidly implement their agreements on finance, agriculture, tourism and trade.

The HCM City official, in turn, briefed the host on his talks with the Vientiane Governor, saying that the two cities have outlined a detail plan for their future cooperation.

HCM City will enhance its investment in Vientiane and other Lao localities to increase and cooperation between Vietnam and Laos in a practical and effective manner.