Festival celebrates Vietnam-Laos special friendship Society

Festival celebrates Vietnam-Laos special friendship

The Vietnam-Laos special friendship festival opened in Dien Bien Phu city in the northern border province of Dien Bien on December 8 to mark the 56th anniversary of diplomatic ties and the 41st anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of Amity and Cooperation between the two countries.
Vietnam, Laos honour women’s union activists Society

Vietnam, Laos honour women’s union activists

The Vietnamese and Lao States have honoured several units and individuals of the women’s unions of the two countries for their outstanding contribution to the traditional friendship and special solidarity between Vietnamese and Laos women and peoples.
Border provinces asked to watch for avian flu Health

Border provinces asked to watch for avian flu

The Ministry of Health's Preventive Medicine Department has warned eight provinces near the border with Cambodia to step up their prevention and control measures against avian influenza H5N1.
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