Vietnamese Ambassador to Laos Nguyen Ba Hung (Photo: VNA)
Vientiane, (VNA) – Vietnamese Ambassador to Laos Nguyen Ba Hung and a delegation of the Vietnamese Embassy in Laos have extended greetings to leaders of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party, the Lao Government and people on the occasion of Laos’s 42nd National Day.

Visiting the headquarters of the Commission for External Relations of the LPRP Central Committee in Vientiane on November 29, the Ambassador congratulated the Lao people on the great achievements they have made under the leadership of the LPRP over the past 42 years.

He stressed that Laos has recorded important progress in external relations in 2017, with the LPRP having strengthened ties with ruling parties of many countries.

The ambassador took the occasion to thank the Commission for External Relations of the LPRP Central Committee and other agencies for their coordination and support in organising activities to mark the Vietnam-Laos, Laos-Vietnam Friendship and Solidarity Year 2017.

He said the activities contributed to fostering the special solidarity and comprehensive cooperation between the two countries as well as educating their people on the significance of the ties.   

Head of the Commission for External Relations of the LPRP Central Committee Sunthon Xayachak said Vietnam has always had a role in Laos’s achievements over the past years and affirmed that the LPRP, Government and people of Laos will do their best to together with their Vietnamese partners preserve the special Laos-Vietnam solidarity.

The same day, Ambassador Nguyen Ba Hung and the Embassy delegation also visited the LPRP Central Committee Office, the Lao Prime Minister Office and the Lao Foreign Ministry to deliver their greetings on the Lao anniversary.-VNA