A delegation of Vietnam National Assembly’s Economic Committee led by the committee’s vice chairman Le Quoc Dung is on a working visit to Laos from Jan. 15-21.

During the Jan. 17 meeting with the chairperson of the Lao National Assembly’s Committee of Economy, Planning and Finance Khamsin Saynhacon, the two sides exchanged briefings about socio-economic development in each country and shared experiences in operational matters.

They shared their views on issues of mutual concerns, such as trade, investment, the Boten-Vientiane railway, hydroelectric dams in the Mekong river, and the performance of Vietnamese businesses in Laos as well as on the stock market.

The delegation also paid a courtesy visit to Lao National Assembly’s Chairperson Pani Yathotu, Minister of Planning and Investment Sinlavong Khutphaythun and engaged in fact-finding tours of economic and cultural facilities in Vientiane and Luang Prabang province./.