Vietnam-Laos youth friendship exchange

A friendship exchange between Vietnamese and Lao youth will take place in Son La, Tuyen Quang, Hanoi, Nghe An and Ha Tinh from July 15-22.

This is part of the 2012-2017 cooperative agreement between the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union (HCYU) and the Lao People’s Revolutionary Youth Union (LPRYU).

Main activities will include a courtesy visit to Vietnamese Party and State leaders, presentation of Vietnam’s Independence Order (first class) to the LPRYU and the Laos’ Freedom Order to the HCYU Central Committee and inauguration of Internet chat rooms for My Bang villagers in Tuyen Quang province.

In addition, participants will have the chance to stay at local people’s houses in Cua Lo town, Nghe An province and meet with young members of the Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group and the Vietnam Post and Communication Group and visit local museums as well as cultural and historical relic sites.