HCM City treasures friendship with Lao localities

09:53 | 09/01/2018 Vietnam - Asean

Ho Chi Minh City is committed to effectively implementing the agreements it has signed with the Lao localities and always treasures their friendship and cooperation with them.

Standing Vice Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Tat Thanh Cang (R) and head of the Lao Office of Supreme People’s Prosecutor Khamsane Souvong - Photo:hcmcpv.org.vn

Standing vice Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Tat Thanh Cang made the pledge at a reception for visiting head of the Lao Office of Supreme People’s Prosecutor Khamsane Souvong on January 5.

Standing vice Secretary Tat Thanh Cang highlighted the close and effective relations between Ho Chi Minh City and Lao localities over the past year, particularly in education and investment.

Ho Chi Minh City has established friendly and cooperative ties with the Lao capital city of Vientiane and Champasak province, he said, adding they have actively implemented cooperation projects, such as providing technical assistance for improving beef cattle herds and training budget management skills.

The Standing vice Secretary expressed his hope that the two nations’ procuracy agencies would continue boosting their cooperation and information exchanges, and support each other in staff training.

For his part, the Lao guest said that the fruitful cooperation between the two nations’ procuracy sectors has contributed to consolidating the long-lasting special relationship between Vietnam and Laos.

He expressed his admiration for Ho Chi Minh City’s dynamic development, hoping that the municipal authorities would continue to facilitate the partnership between its firms and Lao localities in all fields.

Theo NDO/VNA