A bilateral meeting between a delegation of the Party Central Committee’s Propaganda and Training Board led by its Head Kikeo Khaykhamphithoune, and their Vietnamese counterparts led by Vo Van Thuong, Chairman of the Central Propaganda and Training Committee of Vietnam was held on Dec 22.
The Vietnamese delegation was on a working visit to Laos on Dec 22-23 to enhance the friendly relations, special solidarity and comprehensive cooperation between the two Parties, governments and fraternal people of Laos and Vietnam, especially the relations and cooperation between the two propaganda and training committees.
Both sides noted that they have maintained exchanges of lessons and information over the past years and agreed to continue to enhance the cooperation between the two commissions over the next five years (2016-2021) in a concrete and constant manner.
Both sides agreed to continue to promote the exchange of visits of senior and retired officials and technical staff so that they can exchange lessons on propaganda affairs.
The Vietnamese side agreed to host short and medium term training courses for Lao propaganda and training staff at central and local levels.
Both sides also agreed to hold several activities in 2017 to commemorate the 55th anniversary of diplomatic relations and the 40th anniversary of the signing of Laos – Vietnam Treaty of Amity and Cooperation.