Vietnamese President’s visit reflects Laos-Vietnam unique ties: Lao FM World

Vietnamese President’s visit reflects Laos-Vietnam unique ties: Lao FM

The freshly-ended Laos visit of Vietnamese President Nguyen Xuan Phuc is obvious evidence for the special ties that can only be seen between Laos and Vietnam, Lao Foreign Minister Saleumsay Kommasith said in an interview granted to the Vietnam News Agency on the outcomes of the visit, which took place from August 9-10.
Lao FM praises ASEAN as successful regional organisation ASEAN

Lao FM praises ASEAN as successful regional organisation

ASEAN has become one of the most successful regional organisations in the world, with a host of tangible accomplishments on many fronts, Lao Foreign Minister Saleumxay Kommasith said in a message sent recently to the Lao people on the occasion of the 53rd founding anniversary of the bloc and the 23rd anniversary of Laos’ membership.
Vietnam shows outstanding role as ASEAN Chair: Lao minister Politics

Vietnam shows outstanding role as ASEAN Chair: Lao minister

Vietnam has shown its capacity in not only leading ASEAN but also solving emerging issues in the region and the world, which is a clear demonstration of its outstanding role as the ASEAN Chair in 2020, according to Lao Foreign Minister Saleumxay Kommasith.
Laos reports no case of COVID-19 World

Laos reports no case of COVID-19

Laos has not recorded any case testing positive for the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, Lao Foreign Minister Saleumsay Kommasith said at a press conference on March 19 in Vientiane.
Lao FM commits support to Vietnam to fulfill role next year Politics

Lao FM commits support to Vietnam to fulfill role next year

Lao Foreign Minister Saleumxay Kommasith has affirmed that the Party, State, Government and people of Laos will do their best to help Vietnam fulfill its role of ASEAN Chair 2020 and non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council for the 2020 – 2021 tenure.
National Assembly Chairwoman receives Lao Foreign Minister Politics

National Assembly Chairwoman receives Lao Foreign Minister

Vietnamese National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan hosted a reception in Hanoi on December 24 for Lao Foreign Minister Saleumxay Kommasith who is on an official visit to Vietnam to attend the sixth Vietnam-Laos Foreign Ministerial Political Consultation.
Laos, China agree to strengthen bilateral ties World

Laos, China agree to strengthen bilateral ties

Lao Foreign Minister Saleumxay Kommasith and Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi had a bilateral meeting on December 16 on the sidelines of the 4th Mekong-Lancang Cooperation Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Luang Prabang, northern Laos.
Lao dam collapse: 31 bodies found, 100 still missing World

Lao dam collapse: 31 bodies found, 100 still missing

The rescue forces in Laos had found the bodies of 31 victims in the collapse of the Sepien-Senamnoi hydropower dam as of August 6, Lao Foreign Minister Saleumxay Kommasith revealed at an international press conference held in Vientiane on August 7.
Laos marks ASEAN founding anniversary ASEAN

Laos marks ASEAN founding anniversary

A flag-raising ceremony was held in Vientiane on August 11 in celebration of the 50th founding anniversary of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and 20 years of Laos’ engagement in the bloc.
Laos, China beef up relations World

Laos, China beef up relations

China and Laos have enjoyed sound cooperation over the past five decades of diplomatic relations, said Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi.