The Vietnamese Consulate General in the Lao province of Savannakhet on May 18 held an incense offering ceremony at President Ho Chi Minh Memorial House in Sayaphoum village, Kaysone Phomvihane township, to celebrate the late leader’s 128th birth anniversary (May 19).
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc spoke of his appreciation for results of cooperation between the Vietnam and Laos Ministries of Defence at a May 14 reception in Hanoi for Sen. Lt. Gen. Suvon Luongbunmi, Deputy Defence Minister and Chief of the General Staff of the Lao People’s Army, currently on an official visit to Vietnam.
Border guards of the central province of Thanh Hoa announced on May 9 that they caught two persons red-handed for carrying 34,000 meth pills from the Lao province of Houaphan to Vietnam.
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 Lieutenant General To Lam, Member of the Politburo, Minister of Public Security of Vietnam hosted a reception in Hanoi on May 15 for Lao Deputy Minister of Public Security Kongthong Phongvichit, who is leading a Lao delegation to attend the 9th security cooperation conference in 2018 between the Public Security Ministries of Vietnam and Laos.
Vietnam and Laos need to continue deepening their political ties while boosting their cooperation in diplomacy, security, and defence fields, President Tran Dai Quang said at his reception for Prime Minister of Laos Thongloun Sisoulith in Hanoi on March 30.
Vietnamese, Lao PMs join traditional Tet celebration in Vientiane
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc arrived in Wattay international airport in Laos’s capital city of Vientiane on the morning of February 4 for the 40th meeting of the Vietnam-Laos Inter-government Committee to which he is the co-chair.
The Central Committees of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party (LPRP) and the Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) have sent messages of congratulations to the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee over the CPV’s 88th founding anniversary.
PSNews – Senior Lieutenant General To Lam, Minister of Public Security led a delegation to pay a working visit to Laos on January 27, at the invitation of Lieutenant General Somkeo Silavong, Security Minister of Laos.
A high-level military delegation led by Minister of Defence General Ngo Xuan Lich is paying an official visit to Laos from January 15-17.
The third Foreign Ministers’ Meeting on Mekong – Lancang Cooperation (MLC) took place in Dali, the southwest China’s Yunnan province on December 15, with the attendance of foreign ministers from Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, China and Vietnam.
PSNews –The Thua Thien – Hue Provincial Police in implementing the signed deals between the Vietnamese Ministry of Public Security and Lao Ministry of Security has strived to cooperate with security units of Laos in well maintaining security and order along the Vietnam-Lao border over the past time.
PSNews-The Government of the People's Democratic Republic of Laos organized a ceremony to inaugurate and hand over a Memorial House of President Ho Chi Minh on September 29 in the Kim Lien Relic site, Nam Dan district, Nghe An, Vietnam.
Vietnam’s Central Highlands province of Kon Tum and southern provinces of Laos have enjoyed fruitful cooperation in recent years, especially in the fields of education, human resource development, socio-cultural activities, transport, tourism and agriculture.
PSNews - The 8th Vietnam - Laos security cooperation conference took place on June 29-30, in Vientiane, Laos.
PSNews- On May 22, the Nghe An Provincial Police hosted a meeting on cooperation in maintaining security and social order in 2017 between the Nghe An Provincial Police and Border Guard forces, and the Provincial Police of Bolikahmsai, Xiengkhouan and Houaphanh of Lao PDR.
Police from the northern mountainous province of Dien Bien caught red-handed two men trafficking heroin from Laos to Vietnam on February 19.
Vietnamese and Laos diplomats at the United Nations and other international organisations in Geneva, Switzerland, engaged in a meeting to enhance their ties on February 17.