Hanoi, Vientiane beef up ties

Secretary of the Party Committee and Governor of Vientiane (Laos), Sinlavong Khoutphaythoun received visiting Vice Chairman of the Hanoi People's Committee Nguyen The Hung in the Lao capital on Monday.

Both sides pledged to work closely in carrying out their duties as hosts of events marking the 55th anniversary of Vietnam-Laos diplomatic relations and the 40th anniversary of their friendship and cooperation treaty. They discussed ways to boost cooperation and experience sharing in urban transportation, trade connectivity, and administrative reform towards a single-window mechanism. On Tuesday, Hung and his delegation attended the 10th Regional Environmentally Sustainable Transport Forum themed "2030 Road Map for Sustainable Transport - Aligning with Sustainable Development Goals".

Source: VOV5