Leaders of China, Laos, Cuba, and Russia have cabled congratulatory messages to General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Nguyen Phu Trong on his October 23 election as the State President of Vietnam for the remainder of the 2016-2021 tenure.
Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) on July 27 offered 1 billion VND (43,000 USD) to help Lao people overcome difficulties and stabilise their lives after the collapse of the Sepien-Senamnoi hydropower dam.
PSNews - Vietnamese agencies, businesses, organizations, and individuals have offered aid to victims of the collapse of the Sepien-Senamnoi hydropower dam in Sanamxay district of the Lao province of Attapeu.
PSNews-The 16th Tripartite and Bipartite Ministerial Conference of Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia on Drug Prevention and Control is organized in Phnom Penh, Cambodia from December 6 to 7.
Vientiane - Chairwoman of the National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan held talks with her Lao counterpart Pany Yathtou in Vientiane on September 26, during which she affirmed that Vietnam always gives top priority to fostering traditional friendship, special solidarity and comprehensive cooperation with Laos.
The Central Highlands province of Kon Tum and three provinces of Laos and Cambodia do not only share boundaries with each other along edges of the Annamese Mountains but also boast growing bonds in recent years.
PSNews - The Provincial Police of Thanh Hoa and Houaphanh (Laos) on October 25 organized a conference to review results of the bilateral cooperation on security and order in 2018 and signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation in 2018-2019 period.
The first Vietnam - Laos - Cambodia border friendship exchange in 2018 will take place in the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum on November 2.
Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh on October 12 hosted a reception for Mayor of Vientiane, Laos, Sinlavong Khoutphaythoune who is in Hanoi for experience exchange between the two capital cities.
A high-raking delegation from the Vietnam People’s Army (VPA) led by Sen. Lieut. Gen Luong Cuong, Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee and Director of the VPA’s General Department of Politics is paying official visits to Laos and Cambodia from September 18-22.
The border guard force of central Quang Tri province on August 28 arrested a Lao man carrying 65.800 methamphetamine pills from Laos to Vietnam.
The Vietnamese community in Laos continued to raise funds in support of local residents hit by the collapse of Sepien-Senamnoi hydropower dam on July 23.
Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung and Lao Deputy Prime Minister and Government Inspector General Buonthong Chitmany have shared their experiences on steering and managing inspection affairs, settling denunciations and complaints, and combating corruption.
Senior Lieutenant General Le Quy Vuong, Deputy Minister of Public Security, on July 26 received a delegation of the General Department of Police of Laos led by its Director, Major General Thong Leck Mang No Meck.
The General Department of Police of Vietnam hosted the 9th Conference on Cooperation on Crime Prevention and Fight between the police forces of Vietnam and Laos on July 26.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has decided to provide 200,000 USD as relief aid for the Lao government to help the country in the aftermath of the collapse of the Sepien-Senamnoi hydropower dam.
PSNews – The Provincial Police of Thua Thien – Hue and the Security Department of Sekong Province (Laos) on July 24 signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on security and order cooperation.
Hundreds of people are missing and an unknown number dead after a dam under construction collapsed in south-east Laos, state media reported.
PSNews – Two conferences on security cooperation between the Provincial Police of Nghe An (Vietnam) and Provincial Police Departments of Borikhamxay and Houaphanh (Laos) took place on July 16 and 17 respectively in the two provinces of Laos.
A delegation of the General Department of Politics under Laos’ Public Security Ministry, led by its Vice Director Colonel Souvanny Sysouphapmixay, on July 11, visited and worked with the General Department of Politics under Vietnam’s Ministry of Public Security (MPS).