PM commemorates fallen soldiers in Son La Politics

PM commemorates fallen soldiers in Son La

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc offered incense in tribute to fallen heroes and soldiers at the historical memorial site for the Tay Tien Regiment 52 in Moc Chau town in the northern mountainous province of Son La on July 16.
Hanoi, Vientiane beef up ties Politics

Hanoi, Vientiane beef up ties

Governor of Laos’ Vientiane capital Sinlavong Khoutphaythoun received visiting Vice Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen The Hung in the Lao capital city on March 13.
Friendship groups asked to promote Vietnam-Laos ties  Politics

Friendship groups asked to promote Vietnam-Laos ties

A top Vietnamese lawmaker has urged the Vietnam-Laos and Laos-Vietnam Friendship Associations to increase the dissemination of information about the traditional friendship and comprehensive cooperation between the two countries among their people, especially the youths.
Society

Vietnam, Laos border gate upgraded

The central province of Thanh Hoa and Hua Phan province of Laos jointly organised a ceremony on July 12 to announce the upgrade of the Ten Tan-Xom Vang border gate into a national one.
Politics

Defence delegation visits Lao Embassy

A delegation from Vietnam’s Ministry of Defence led by Deputy Minister Nguyen Chi Vinh visited the Lao Embassy in Hanoi on July 13 to mark the 2012 Vietnam-Laos Friendship and Solidarity Year.