Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung: Vietnam willing to assist Laos in hosting international meetings
(English) - On Mar 16, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung received a Politburo member of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party Central Committee, Deputy Prime Minister cum Minister of Foreign Affairs Thongloun Sisoulith who is on a visit to Vietnam to co-chair the sixth friendship meeting between the two countries’ ministries of foreign affairs.
Dung expressed his hope that Laos and Vietnam’s foreign affairs ministries would strengthen their cooperative activities to contribute to developing not only their bilateral relations but also their relations with other ASEAN countries.
He also affirmed that Vietnam is willing to assist Laos in hosting international meetings.
Thongloun Sisoulith said that he hopes Vietnam will continue sharing experiences in socio-economic development and suggested that they should boost exchange visits between officials at all levels and pay attention to educating their younger generations about the two countries’ traditional relations and solidarity.