Laotian governor receives honorary citizenship of Ha Noi

Update: April, 20/2015 - 16:19
The Luang Namtha Province's Governor is granted the title of ‘honorary citizen of Ha Noi'. — VNA/VNS Photo Pham Kien.

VIENTIANE (VNS) — The Governor of Laos' Luang Namtha Province Phimmasone Loungkhamma was bestowed the title of ‘honorary citizen of Ha Noi' in a ceremony held today in Laos' capital, Vientiane.

Vietnamese Ambassador to Laos Nguyen Manh Hung said Phimmasone has been presented the honorary title as an expression of gratitude by Hanoians for his contribution in promoting international ties with the capital city.

Phimmasone was among 12 foreigners to be awarded the title this year. — VNS