Vietnam prioritizes ties with Laos: PM
HANOI: Vietnam always give top priority to special solidarity with Laos, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc told Lao Foreign Minister Saleumxay Kommasith during their meeting in Hanoi on Wednesday.
Kommasith is in Vietnam for the annual consultation between the foreign ministries of the countries.
Prime Minister Phuc said such consultations have proven effective in enhancing co-operation between the two ministries.
He urged the two ministries to collaborate via the Intergovernmental Committee of Cooperation to address problems in a timely fashion.
The PM lauded the efforts made by the two ministries to boosting the two nations’ relations, contributing to consolidating cooperative ties over the years.
Kommasith briefed Phuc on the outcomes of his working visit to Vietnam, saying the two ministries reviewed agreements signed between leaders of the two parties, states, ministries, sectors and localities.
He stressed that the two sides acknowledged existing problems in bilateral co-operation and agreed on solutions to said problems. — Viet Nam News/ANN