|Chairman of the National Assembly Nguyen Sinh Hung (R) receives Lao ambassador to Viet Nam Thongsavanh Phomvihane yesterday in Ha Noi. — VNA/VNS Photo Nhan Sang
HA NOI (VNS) — Chairman of the National Assembly Nguyen Sinh Hung gave a warm welcome to the recently appointed Lao ambassador to Viet Nam Thongsavanh Phomvihane yesterday in Ha Noi.
Congratulating him on his new post, the NA Chairman expressed his hope that the ambassador would strive to contribute to the traditional friendship and co-operation between the peoples and governments of Viet Nam and Lao.
He praised Laos's accomplishment in its national building efforts and reaffirmed that bilateral relations between the two countries remained a key priority for Viet Nam. — VNS