PM Meets R. Korea’s President

(KPL) Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith has met with the President of the Republic of Korea Moon Jae-in who is on a state visit to Laos in response to the invitation of President Bounnhang Vorachit to enhance the cooperation between the two countries.

At the bilateral talks in Vientiane Capital, Prime Minister Thongloun appreciated the state visit by the Korean President as a contribution to enhancing the friendly relations between Laos and the Republic of Korea.

Both leaders focused their discussion on comprehensive cooperation over the past two decades and cooperation in the future especially on development cooperation projects, rural development, health, technology, energy, infrastructural development, the Mekong embankment, and water management.

They also agreed upon continuing to promote exchange of visits between senior officials and people-to-people exchange between Laos and the Republic of Korea.

Both sides also exchanged views on regional and international issues of common interest.