Vietnam, Laos hold friendship exchange in Japan

Friday, 2017-08-11 11:45:35
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NDO/VNA – The embassies of Vietnam and Laos in Japan held a people-to-people exchange programme in Tokyo, on August 10, to mark the 55th anniversary since the establishment of the two countries’ diplomatic ties and 40 years since the singing of the Treaty on Amity and Cooperation.

Vietnamese Ambassador Nguyen Quoc Cuong highlighted the close friendship and solidarity that exists between Vietnam and Laos.

In Japan, the bilateral ties were illustrated through close coordination between the two embassies, he said, hoping that the relations will continue to grow stronger through effective cooperation between their representative offices.

Lao Ambassador Viroth Sundara said that the exchange helped to strengthen the two nations’ friendship.

Various activities were held during the event, including traditional artistic and cultural performances and a table tennis competitions.