PSNews - The Bilateral Ministerial Meeting on Cooperation in Prevention and Control of Drug Crime between Vietnam and Laos took place on September 11 in Hanoi under the Chair of Senior Lieutenant General Le Quy Vuong, Deputy Minister of Public Security, member of the National Committee for AIDS, Drugs and Prostitution Prevention and Control of Vietnam and Head of the Vietnamese delegation.
Vietnamese Ambassador to Laos Nguyen Ba Hung has highlighted the significance of the upcoming Laos visit by General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee and President Nguyen Phu Trong.
Vietnamese Ambassador to Laos Nguyen Ba Hung lauded growing Vietnam – Laos ties during an interview granted to the media on December 14 on the occasion of Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh’s working trip to Laos from December 16-19.
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.
Senior economic officials from Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam (CLMV) gathered in Hanoi on January 12 for their 18th meeting hosted by the Vietnamese Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).
As many as 12 collectives and 52 individuals of the Vietnam’s National Assembly were presented with the Lao State’s orders and medals in Hanoi on January 9.
The two sides have discussed building a 10-year cooperation strategy with a particular focus on incentivizing ministries, agencies, localities, businesses and people to further expand ties and offer mutual support.
Trade cooperation was a spotlight of the Vietnam-Laos relationship in the first ten months of this year, with revenue reaching 940 million USD.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc had separate meetings with leaders of Laos, Cambodia, China and the International Monetary Fund (IMF), along with Prince Andrew Albert Christian Edward of the UK in Bangkok on November 3.
Officials from four southern provinces of Laos, central and southern provinces of Vietnam, and tourism-related businesses have gathered in Champassak province to discuss measures to draw more visitors to the two countries.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc hosted an official welcoming ceremony for his Lao counterpart Thongloun Sisoulith at the Presidential Palace in Hanoi on October 1.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc chaired a meeting in Hanoi on September 23 with ministries, agencies and corporations to review the implementation of the Vietnam – Laos, Vietnam – Cambodia high-level agreements.
A delegation of 15 Vietnamese businesses will attend the First India-CLMV (Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam) Reverse Buyer Seller Meet in Chennai, India, from October 14-18.
Cambodia and Laos on September 12 agreed to elevate their relationship to the level of long-term comprehensive strategic partnership.
PSNews - A conference on enhancing law dissemination and suppression of drug-related crimes along the Vietnam – Laos borderline took place on August 20 in Thanh Hoa under the chair of Senior Lieutenant General Le Quy Vuong, Deputy Minister of Public Security of Vietnam, and Lieutenant General Somvang Thammasith, Deputy Minister of Public Security of Laos.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Lao counterpart Thongloun Sisoulith vowed to work for a breakthrough in bilateral trade during their meeting in Hanoi on June 1.