Vietnam, Laos enhance auditing ties

(VOV) - State Auditor General Dinh Tien Dung held talks with President of Laos’ State Auditing Organisation (SAO) Viengthong Siphandone in Hanoi on October 18.

Dung asked the SAO to cooperate with the Laos-Vietnam cooperation Subcommittee in order to strengthen auditing ties between the two countries, especially in technical assistance and construction investment.

The State Audit Office of Vietnam (SAV) will continue sharing experience in auditing and promoting cooperation with the SAO to sharpen their capacity.

SAO President Siphandone expressed thanks for the SAV’s assistance since they established bilateral cooperation.

Both host and guest agreed to maintain the exchange of high-ranking delegations. The SAV will help the SAO with personnel training to improve their capacity.

The respective state audit offices will also support each other in multilateral forums, including within the framework of the ASEAN Supreme Audit Institution.