Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam held the third round of talks on an agreement on trade promotion and facilitation in the Development Triangle between the three countries in the Lao province of Champasak on September 23-24.

The creation of the agreement looks to realise the 8th joint statement on cooperation in the Development Triangle held in Vientiane capital of Laos at the end of 2014 with a view to promoting trade activities among the three countries’ provinces located in the triangle.

In this round of talks, delegates discussed and gave opinions on the draft of the agreement, especially issues relating to agriculture, forestry, transportation and security.

The draft was created from the Cambodia-Laos-Vietnam Summits in Vietnam and Cambodia.-VNA