VIENTIANE (VNS) — The Central Committee of the Communist Party of Viet Nam (CCCPV) has sent warmest regards and wishes of success to all members and people of Laos on the occasion of the upcoming 10th National Party Congress of the Lao People's Revolutionary Party (LPRP).
The congress will take place in the capital of Vientiane from January 18 to 22.
In its congratulatory message, the CCCPV reviewed achievements that Laos has gained in the last 40 years under the leadership of the LPRP and confirmed the friendship and brotherhood of the two countries as well as the two parties.
The LPRP's 10th National Party Congress was an important political event of Laos, marking a new stage of the country's revolution, it said.
During the five-day event, delegates at Laos Party Congress will study and pass the Party Central Committee's political report and the socio-economic development plan for 2016 to 2020, aiming to help the country escape underdevelopment by 2020 and to increase the growth of the country's gross domestic product to over 7.5 per cent a year. — VNS