State President Truong Tan Sang received the Chief Judge of the Lao Supreme People’s Court Khamphanh Sitthidampha, in Hanoi on Dec. 12.

President Sang welcomed the Chief Judge’s visit to Vietnam, which, he said, contributed to strengthening the relationship and cooperation between the two Parties, States and people.

 He applauded the results of talks between the two countries’ court sector, adding that he hopes the two sides will implement more cooperative activities, enhance delegation exchanges and help each other in personnel training.

 Khamphanh Sitthidampha affirmed his thanks for Vietnam’s support, saying the professional skills of the Laos court sector staff have been much improved.

The results of talks between him and his Vietnamese counterpart are expected to deepen the special solidarity and friendship between the two countries, he said, adding that the sectors are exchanging information, sharing experience and helping each other with judicial reform, contributing to boosting the socio-economic development of both nations./.