Prime Minister attends ASEAN Summit in Laos hinh anh 1Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc is due to leave Hanoi on September 6 for Vientiane, the capital of Laos, to attend the 28th and 29th ASEAN Summits and related high-level meetings.

The visit is made at the invitation of Lao Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith.

PM Phuc is accompanied by Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh, Minister-Chairman of the Government Office Mai Tien Dung, Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh, and other officials.

Taking place on September 6-9, the ASEAN Summit and related meetings will see the participation of leaders from 10 ASEAN countries, China, Japan, the Republic of Korea, the US, Russia, India, Australia and New Zealand, and the attendance of the UN General Secretary.-VNA