Minister of Post and Telecommunications Thansamay Kommasith, centre right, and newly appointed US Ambassador to Laos Peter M. Haymond, centre left, in Vientiane Capital on Jun 3

(KPL) Minister of Post and Telecommunications Thansamay Kommasith received US Ambassador to Laos Peter M. Haymond in Vientiane Capital on Jun 3.

Peter M. Haymond was sworn in as U.S. Ambassador to Laos on January 3, 2020.

The minister expressed appreciation to Ambassador Peter M. Haymond upon his appointment to the diplomatic post and spoke highly of the cooperation between the Lao PDR and the US in various areas especially those under ASEAN-US cooperation framework.

The minister and his guest also exchanged points of view on the development in the ICT industry and its contribution to the socio-economic development in the country and enhancing the relations and cooperation between the Lao PDR and the US.

In reply, Ambassador Haymond expressed his hope that the cooperation between the two countries will continue to grow stronger in the future.

KPL