Scene at the event (Photo: VNA) Vientiane (VNA) – The Embassy of Vietnam in Laos hosted a banquet welcoming the Lunar New Year on the night of January 25. Minister of Defence of Laos Chansamone Chanyalath, Governor of Vientiane capital city Sinlavong Khutphaythoun, officials from Lao ministries, sectors and localities, Overseas Vietnamese, Vietnamese investors and students attended the function. Addressing the event, Ambassador of Vietnam to Laos Nguyen Ba Hung said though dealing with big challenges in 2018, Vietnam and Laos continued maintaining their socio-political stability, defence and security, and their economic growth was high in the world. In the year, the special friendship and solidarity and comprehensive cooperation between the two countries continued growing to contribute to maintaining peace, stability, cooperation and development in the region and the globe, he said. He thanked Laos for always giving wholehearted assistance to Vietnam and prompt support for … [Read more...] about Vietnam Embassy in Laos welcomes Lunar New Year
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Vice Chairwoman of the National Assembly of Vietnam Tong Thi Phong (third, right) presents the Labour Order to the Vietnamese Embassy in Laos on April 24 (Photo: VNA) Vientiane (VNA) – The Vietnamese Embassy in Laos on April 24 was granted with a first-class Labour Order in recognition of its excellent achievements from 2012 to 2016. Vice Chairwoman of the National Assembly of Vietnam Tong Thi Phong, who has been on an official visit to Laos from April 23 to 25, presented the order to the embassy. Reporting on the embassy’s performances in the five years, Vietnamese Ambassador to Laos Nguyen Ba Hung said the embassy fulfilled all tasks assigned by the Party and State, including preparing for mutual visits by leaders of the two countries as well as ministries, sectors, organisations and localities. Among Vietnam’s overseas representative agencies, the embassy in Laos served the biggest number of visits by Vietnamese Party and State leaders, he said. Hung noted … [Read more...] about Vietnamese Embassy in Laos honoured with Labour Order
NDO/VNA – The Vietnamese Embassy along with other Vietnamese agencies in Laos have raised a fund worth US$2,300 in support of flood victims in the homeland. Minister-Counsellor of the Vietnamese Embassy in Laos Nguyen Thanh Tung handed over the donation to Tran Thanh Man, President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee, in Vientiane, Laos, on August 12. The fund aims to help people in northern mountainous provinces hit by the recent floods to promptly overcome the consequences that resulted from the natural disaster and stabilise their lives, Tung said. VFF President Man stated that the flooding has caused great human and property losses in the localities. The Vietnamese community in Laos will also be implementing a range of activities to assist the local flood victims at home. According to the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control, by August 7, heavy rains and flash … [Read more...] about Vietnamese Embassy in Laos supports flood victims.
The Vietnamese Embassy in Laos and PetroVietnam Oil Corporation (PVOil) on November 1st presented a kindergarten school to the administration in Do village, Bun Neua district, Phongsaly province, Laos. Located on an area of 400m2, the kindergarten school includes three classrooms for 80 students, a room for teachers and six toilets. The school is also equipped with 84 sets of desks and chairs, along with all necessary school stationery for three classrooms and six sets of outdoor play equipment. Total funding for the construction and equipment is over LAK800 million. Speaking at the ceremony, Mr. Nguyen Kim Son, General Director of PVOil in Laos, said his company has done business in Laos for many years and he himself has had the opportunity to go to many provinces of Laos, so he clearly recognizes the difficulties of Lao people in remote areas, especially education facilities for children. Based on the Vietnam – Laos special relationship and responsibility of a Vietnamese … [Read more...] about Vietnamese Embassy in Laos presents kindergarten school to Phongsaly province
“The Embassy should work with relevant agencies to organize Vietnamese language classes for our children in Laos. It’s imperative to do so because we have to preserve our traditions wherever we go. Overseas Vietnamese will think of their homeland and want to promote national identity. The Embassy should be a common house for protecting the rights of Vietnamese people abroad.” The top legislator appreciated the success of some Vietnamese businesses in Laos and their contributions to the local country. She also attended the opening ceremony of the exhibition on the Ho Chi Minh Legendary Trail in Laos. More than 100 photos taken by war correspondents reflected the glorious period when the Vietnamese and Lao armies fought and won together. The exhibition will close on October 6. After that the collection will be given to the Museum of Lao Army’s History. The same day, the NA leader Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan paid a courtesy visit to Lao Party General Secretary … [Read more...] about NA Chairwoman visits Vietnam Embassy, meets Lao Party leader