Foreign Minister Saleumxay Kommasith received on Mar 26 Assistant Foreign Minister of Kuwait Ali Sulaiman Al-Saeed in Vientiane as the latter was on a working visit to Laos to participate in a political meeting between the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of Laos and Kuwait in Vientiane from 25 to 27 March 2018.
The host minister extended a warmly welcome to visiting Assistant Foreign Minister of Kuwait for his first visit to the Lao PDR.
He also highly valued that Al-Saeed’s visit will contribute to the celebration of the 10th anniversary of the diplomatic relations between Laos and Kuwait.
Mr Saleumxay also noted the signature of several agreements by relevant officials of the two countries to enhance cooperation between the two countries in various areas namely agriculture and industry, basic infrastructure development, special economic zones and tourism over years to come.
The minister also expressed gratitude to the Kuwait government and people for their generous assistance to the Lao PDR over the past years.
In reply, the Kuwait minister assured the host minister that he will continue to encourage the relevant sectors of the two countries to enhance their cooperation so that they can fulfill the commitments made in agreements signed by leaders of the two countries.
During the visit to the Lao PDR, the Kuwait minister also met with senior officials of the Ministry of Energy and Mines and the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
Source: Lao News Agency