Lao PM Congratulates Cambodia’s Successful Organisation of Commune/Sangkat Council Election

Prime Minister of Lao PDR, H.E. Thongloun Sisoulith, congratulated Cambodia on the successful organisation of the Commune/Sangkat Council Election, when he received yesterday afternoon President of Cambodian National Assembly (NA) Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin, during his stay in Vientiane.

According to the Cambodian NA General secretariat, the Lao premier lauded the smooth, free, fair and non-violent process of the Commune/Sangkat Council Election in Cambodia on June 4.

H.E. Thongloun Sisoulith spoke highly of Samdech Heng Samrin's visit, saying that it reflects the continued strengthening of the traditional friendship and solidarity and the good cooperation between the two neighbouring countries.

In reply, Samdech Heng Samrin expressed his appreciation to the rapid socio-economic development of Lao PDR, adding that under the Lao leaders' wise leadership, the Lao people will see more success in carrying out their ten-year socio-economic development plan.

The high-level Cambodian NA delegation led by Samdech Heng Samrin arrived in Vientiane, on June 21 for a three-day official and friendly visit in Laos. Following his arrival, the NA president held a bilateral talk with his Lao counterpart H.E. Ms. Pany Yathotou and paid a courtesy visit to H.E. Bounnhang Vorachit, General Secretary of the Lao People's Revolutionary Party and President of Laos.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press