Da Nang (VNA) - Vice Chairman of the National
Assembly of Laos Bounpone Bouttanavong paid a working trip to the central
coastal city of Da Nang on August 21, as part of his Vietnam visit from
August 19 – 24.
Vice Chairman of the National Assembly of Laos Bounpone
Bouttanavong (L) and Secretary of the Da Nang Party Committee Truong Quang Nghia
At a reception for the Lao guest, Secretary of the
municipal Party Committee Truong Quang Nghia made known the city’s
socio-economic performance, its policies for tourism, high-tech agriculture
and health services.
He said Da Nang has so far signed cooperation
agreements with five Lao localities, and offered an aid of nearly 100
billion VND (4.34 million USD) to them.
The host expressed his wish that leaders of the Lao
legislature would continue helping firms and localities foster ties with Da
Nang counterparts, contributing to each side’s socio-economic development.
Bouttanavong, for his part, wished that Da Nang and
Lao localities would enhance cooperation, especially in tourism.
The Lao NA always offers favourable conditions to
enterprises and localities that hold partnerships with Da Nang, he said.
He hoped that Da Nang will provide further
assistance for Lao businesses.
On August 22, the Lao delegation will make
fact-finding trips to Da Nang Hi-Tech Park and Hoa Khanh industrial zone.-VNA