On behalf of the city’s leadership, Ms. Dung congratulated the Lao Party, State and people, as well as the staff of the Consulate General of Laos on the day.

Ms. Vo Thi Dung (left) and Mr. Somxay Sanamoune at the meeting

In turn, Mr. Somxay Sanamoune, Consul General of the Lao People's Democratic Republic in Ho Chi Minh City, thanked for the sentiment of the Vietnamese Party, State and people.

Previously, the Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organization (HUFO) held a ceremony to mark the 43rd anniversary of Laos’ National Day. During the event, delegates showed their solidarity and expressed their hope to foster the special friendship between the Vietnamese and Lao people.

Translated by Trung Thanh