Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung attended a ceremony to kick off the construction of Dongkasen elementary school in the Lao province of Khammouane on September 13.

Funded by the Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam, the well-equipped school costs a total 200,000 USD and accommodates six classrooms seating 30 pupils each.

On the occasion, Minister-Head of the Government Office Nguyen Van Nen presented 50 sets of computers to the province.

On afternoon the same day, the PM left Khammouane for Vientiane , continuing his Lao visit.

On September 14, he is scheduled to meet Lao leaders to discuss initiatives fostering the traditional friendship, special solidarity and comprehensive cooperation between the two countries.-VNA