Students of Nguyen Du Lao-Vietnamese bilingual language school in Vientiane (Photo: VNA)
Vientiane (VNA) – The Nguyen Du Lao-Vietnamese bilingual language school in Vientiane, Laos, launched its new school year on September 14, welcoming 1,897 students at all levels.

The school, run by the Association of Vietnamese in Vientiane, currently has 92 teachers, including 15 Vietnamese.

Speaking at the ceremony, Vietnamese Chargé d’affaires in Laos Hoang Xuan Hai said that he hopes the school will have a successful year, promoting its 50-year tradition closely attached to the Vietnamese community in Laos.

He suggested that the school should continue improving the quality of its staff and renovating its teaching methods.

He also asked the Vietnamese Ministry of Education and Training and Vientiane’s Department of Education and Training to pay more attention to the school and support its improvements.

On the occasion, he handed over gifts from Tran Nguyet Thu, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s spouse, including two computer sets, 40 packs of books and school equipment and 50 packages of milk.-VNA