08:51 | 12/12/2012 Cooperation
Hanoi and the Lao province of Luang Prabang will promote cooperation in education and training, tourism and conservation, and agricultural production.
The agreement was made at a meeting between visiting Secretary of the Hanoi municipal Party Committee, Pham Quang Nghi, and Secretary of Luang Prabang Provincial Party Committee, Khampheng Saysompheng, in Luang Prabang on December 11.
Saysompheng spoke highly of the delegation’s visit during Year of Vietnam–Laos, Laos–Vietnam Friendship and Solidarity.
He also thanked Hanoi for its support in the past.
For his part, Nghi congratulated the province on its achievements in socio-economic development in recent years, and stressed the visit will contribute to promoting the special friendship and solidarity between Vietnam and Laos as well as between Hanoi and Luang Prabang./.