|Hoang Binh Quan - special envoy of Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong (L) and LPRP General Secretary Bounnhang Volachith . — VNA/VNS Photo Pham Kien
HA NOI (VNS) — Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong yesterday conveyed his warmest greetings and congratulations to Bounnhang Vorachith on his election as Party General Secretary of the Central Committee of Lao People's Revolutionary Party (LPRP) for the 10th tenure.
The Vietnamese leader expressed his belief that under the LPRP leadership led by the Party chief, the Lao people would continue harvesting new and greater achievements during the renewal period, successfully realising the Resolution set by the 10th National Party Congress and building a country of peace, independence, democracy, unity and prosperity towards socialist goals.
The Party, State and people of Viet Nam would do their best to foster and deepen the solidarity between Viet Nam and Laos in a practical and effective manner in all fields for the benefit of the two peoples and for peace, stability, co-operation and development in the region and the world, he said.
"May the traditional friendship, special solidarity and comprehensive co-operation between Viet Nam and Laos be everlasting," Trong said. He wished the Lao Party chief health, happiness and success in his new position. — VNS