Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare of Laos and Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs of Vietnam met in Da Nang, Vietnam to discuss the cooperation in 2015-2017 and 2017-2019.
Lao delegation was led by Deputy Minister of Labour and Social Welfare, Mrs Khambay Khatthiya.
The longstanding cooperation between the two nations of Laos and Vietnam play a great role to the socio-economic development of two countries, said Mrs Khambay.
Two sides discussed and exchanged opinions on labour force administration, social works, human resource development, planning and mutual cooperation.
Over the past three years, the bilateral cooperation of two governments of Laos and Vietnam as well as two ministries have constantly developed in many sectors including, social welfare, job arrangement for labour force, vocational, social assurance, protection and care of children and poverty reduction.
This year, two ministries celebrated the 55thanniversary of diplomatic ties and the 40thanniversary of signing the friendship and cooperation treaty and successfully organized the 5th ministerial meeting of labour and social welfare.
Source: Lao News Agency