Young people from Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia gathered in Cambodia’s Kratie Province on March 1 to promote solidarity, cooperation and development in the Development Triangle Area.

The forum, the fifth of this kind, offered great opportunity for youth representatives from the three countries to unite, uphold their traditional friendship.

Cambodian Minister of Education, Youth and Sport Hang Chuonaron noted that the forum had taken an important role in the region’s economic development and poverty reduction.

Increasing youths’ solidarity would help turn the triangle area into a key investment destination, he added.-VNA