Society

Vietnamese, Lao youths enhance cooperation

The Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union and the Lao People’s Revolutionary Youth Union have agreed to launch more activities to help deepen the traditional friendship, special solidarity and comprehensive cooperation between the two Parties, States and peoples.
NA leader welcomes his Lao counterpart Politics

NA leader welcomes his Lao counterpart

The Vietnamese and Lao National Assemblies need to actively implement cooperation agreements, increase information and expertise sharing, and work closely together at regional and global inter-parliamentary forums for peace, cooperation and development.
Politics

VN increases defence cooperation with ASEAN members

Defence Minister General Phung Quang Thanh met with Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister Tea Banh aside of the ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM) Retreat in Seam Riep, Cambodia, on November 15.
Sci-Tech

Vietnamese scientists visit Laos

A delegation from the Ministry of Science and Technology led by Minister Nguyen Quan met with Lao Prime Minister Thongsin Thammavong on September 4 as part of their visit to Laos from September 4-7.
Vietnam peace committee delegation visits Laos Politics

Vietnam peace committee delegation visits Laos

Lao National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Pany Zathotou welcomed a delegation of the Vietnam Peace Committee, led by its Chairman and National Assembly Vice Chairman Uong Chu Luu, in Vientiane on Oct. 1.
Society

Village brings young people closer together

On August 22 the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union’s Central Committee, along with the Lao People’s Revolutionary Youth Union Central Committee held a groundbreaking ceremony for the Laos-Vietnam Border Youth Friendship Village.
Politics

Quang Ngai, Champassak strengthen ties

The central province of Quang Ngai and the southwestern Lao province of Champasak will continue to promote mutual and comprehensive cooperation on the occasion of the Vietnam-Laos Solidarity and Friendship Year 2012.
Politics

Vietnam - Laos exchange takes place in Australia

The Vietnamese Embassy and the Lao Embassy in Australia co-hosted a friendship exchange in Canberra on August 6 to celebrate the 50 th anniversary of the Vietnam-Laos diplomatic ties and 35 years of the signing of the Vietnam-Laos Friendship and Cooperation Treaty.
Society

Vietnam, Laos trade unions boost cooperation

Dang Ngoc Tung, President of the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) held talks with the President of the Lao Federation of Trade Unions, Khamla Lolonsy, on July 16 in Hanoi.
Society

Meeting marks VN-Laos friendship festival

A get-together was held in Hanoi on July 15 to welcome delegates to the third Vietnam - Laos People Friendship Festival, which is underway in the capital city, and the northern provinces of Tuyen Quang and Ninh Binh from now until July 21.
Politics

Top leaders welcome Lao Vice President

Leaders of the Party, State, National Assembly and Government separately received in Hanoi on July 18 Bounhang Volachith, Politburo member of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party (LPRP) and permanent member of the LPRP Central Committee’s Secretariat and Vice President.