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.
ASEAN writers talk reading books in Laos ASEAN

ASEAN writers talk reading books in Laos

Nearly 20 writers from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) stressed the significance of reading books to young people, especially students, at an exchange programme that opened in Vientiane, Laos, on May 9.
Hai Duong fosters ties with Vientiane province Politics

Hai Duong fosters ties with Vientiane province

Hai Duong and the Lao province of Vientiane have agreed to boost cooperation in party building, education, health care, investment – trading, agriculture – forestry, culture – sports and tourism.
Viettel launches switchboard for Lao customers Business

Viettel launches switchboard for Lao customers

The Vietnamese Military Telecom Corporation (Viettel) and the Lao Ministry of Post and Telecommunication (MPT) officially launched a system to standardise the Lao language font for mobile devices and computers on February 5.
Vietnam presents Laos with political classics Politics

Vietnam presents Laos with political classics

The Ho Chi Minh National Academy of Politics on April 9 handed over to Laos a collection of works by Karl Marx, Frederic Engels, Lenin and Ho Chi Minh which were translated from Vietnamese into Lao language.
Politics

VN, Lao localities boost cooperation

The northwestern province of Hoa Binh and Laos’ Huaphan province have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on cooperation in cultural exchange, Vietnamese and Lao language training, trade, investment and import-export.
Politics

Vietnam, Laos boost cadre training

The Ho Chi Minh National Academy of Politics and Public Administration and Laos ’ National Academy of Politics and Public Administration (NAPPA) on November 18 signed a cooperation agreement on fostering cadre training and scientific research activities in the 2014-2018 period.
Society

Laos honours Gia Lai’s units, individuals

Vietnam’s Gia Lai province and Laos’ Attapeu province on June 7 organised a ceremony to present Laos’ awards for units and individuals in Gia Lai, in recognition of their contributions to the ties between the two provinces.