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Vientiane province

Vietnamese senior officials visit Vientiane

Politics

Vietnamese senior officials visit Vientiane

Politburo member and permanent member of the Secretariat of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Tran Quoc Vuong and a Vietnamese delegation visited Vientiane province of Laos on November 10. This came within the framework of their visit to the neighbouring country.

71st  War Invalids and Martyrs Day marked in Laos

Society

71st War Invalids and Martyrs Day marked in Laos

The Vietnamese Embassy in Laos on July 26 held an incense offering ceremony in commemoration of heroes and martyrs at the Ban Kon Martyrs’ Cemetery in Vientiane province, Laos, on the occasion of 71st War Invalids and Martyrs Day (July 27).

Drug trafficking ring razed in Dien Bien

Society

Drug trafficking ring razed in Dien Bien

The drugs squad of the northern province of Dien Bien on January 9 reported that they brought to light a large drug trafficking ring involving a Lao national and 21 cakes of heroin (about 7.5kg).

Laos to change cabinet positions

World

Laos to change cabinet positions

Lao Vice Ministers and provincial Governors will take up new positions in the cabinet, as decided at a meeting chaired by Prime Minister Thongsing Thammavong on July 8.

Lao leader receives Vietnamese Party delegation

Politics

Lao leader receives Vietnamese Party delegation

General Secretary of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party (LPRP) and Lao President Chummaly Saynhasone received visiting Director of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee (CPVCC) Commission for External Relations Hoang Binh Quan in Vientiane , Laos , on June 22.