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.
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).
Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong and General Secretary of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party (LPRP) and President of Laos Bounnhang Vorachith have underlined the strategic importance of the traditional friendship, special solidarity, and cooperation across the board between the two nations.
PSNews – The Provincial Police Department of Thua Thien – Hue (Vietnam) and the Security Department of Salavan (Laos) on June 26 signed a memorandum of understanding on security and order cooperation.
The Party, Government and people of Vietnam always attach importance and give the highest priority to consolidating the special relationship with Laos, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
The People’s Committee of the northwestern province of Dien Bien held a ceremony on June 15 to rebury 25 sets of remains of Vietnamese soldiers who died in Laos during wartime.
A bus carrying 41 former overseas Vietnamese (OVs) in Thailand and Laos skidded and overturned in Packsan town, Laos’ central province of Bolykhamsay, on May 23 morning, injuring 14 people.